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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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