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Music in TV shows

Emily obtained the DvDs of the TV series Daria. I’ve never seen it before and she wanted me to see it. The weird thing about the show is that it apparently contained a lot of music that was popular at … Continue reading

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Rhyming

There’s a song stuck in my head this morning and I think it is a contender for “most ridiculous rhyme of the 80s”. Walking in Your Footsteps by the Police. It contains the lines Hey there mighty brontosaurus Do you … Continue reading

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Space Oddity

I was listening to my iPod at work today and as I left, Space Oddity by David Bowie came on. I know the song fairly well, but I don’t think I’d ever listened to it on headphones before. I hadn’t … Continue reading

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More Cowbell?

I think I know why there’s not much cowbell in music today. The 70s used it all up.

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Diminished effort, diminished enjoyment

Around a month ago, Emily suggested that we should each make a playlist for our iPods for the next long car trip we take. We could listen to one, then the other and that would be fun. She’s right, it … Continue reading

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How you listen is important too

I was excited to be able to listen to music more often now that I have the iPod. I have around 1/3 of my collection on there now and that’s over 8700 songs. iPod claims it’ll hold 40,000, but I’m … Continue reading

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I have an iPod

A number of years ago, I’m thinking around 8, I had a bad experience with my roommate’s iPod. I was trying to load music onto it from my PC and for some reason the usb cable didn’t provide power to … Continue reading

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Piled Up

I have a fairly large music collection. MP3s, CDs, LPs, 45s, cassettes, 78s, even a few 8 tracks and reel to reel tapes. I used to have a 16RPM record, but I don’t know if I still have it. I … Continue reading

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