Love: Who Can Explain It, Who Can Tell You Why

Love: Who Can Explain It, Who Can Tell You Why

Current hit:  "Brightside" by The Lumineers Linked to: "Just The Way You Are" by Billy Joel / 1977Because:  Both songs explore the many facets of love without judgement, and both are mid-tempo ballads.  Lumineers co-founder/singer/guitarist Wesley Shultz describes the...

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 New Song with a Moody Blues Vibe

 New Song with a Moody Blues Vibe

Current hit "Mine Forever" by Lord Huron Linked to: "Your Wildest Dreams" by the Moody Blues /1986 Because:  There's a  60's vibe, smooth, wavy, and groovy, with elements of a surf sound. Lord Huron, a Boomer Music Update fave, delivers brilliant songwriting,...

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This Rocker is AWESOME! Intense, with a Hard, Driving Beat!

This Rocker is AWESOME! Intense, with a Hard, Driving Beat!

Current Hit:  "How High” by The Record Company Linked to:  "All Right Now" by Free Band/1970 Because:  Both songs demand attention: they’re intense, and have a driving beat.  Real live rock n’ roll. How high, how high, how high Do you wanna fly So high, so high,...

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The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same.  Not.

The More Things Change, the More They Stay the Same. Not.

American rock songs have morphed from "Let the Good Times Roll," Shirley and Lee's 1956 ode to fun, to The Offspring's top 10 Alternative hit, "Let the Bad Times Roll." Oh, baby, let the bad times roll Machiavelli flow (Oh-oh-oh-oh) Hey, Lincoln, how does your grave...

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