Category Archives: MUSIC

QUOTES | LUDWIG VON BEETHOVEN

The crime is not to play without mistakes; the crime is to play without passion.

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PETRA

NAME: Petra ACTIVE YEARS: 1972 – 2006, 2010 – Present CURRENT BAND MEMBERS: Bob Hartman, Greg X. Volz, Mark Kelly, Louie Weaver, John Lawry FORMER BAND MEMBERS: Greg Bailey, Bryce Bell, Kevin Brandow, Ronny Cates, Lonnie Chapin, Jim Cooper, John … Continue reading

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MICHAEL JACKSON

NAME: Michael Jackson ACTIVE YEARS: 1964 – 2009 ASSOCIATED ACTS: The Jackson 5, Janet Jackson, Rebbie Jackson, Jermaine Jackson, Paul McCartney, Akon, Will.i.am, Slash SELECTED SONGS: THRILLER ALBUM BEAT IT BAD ALBUM MAN IN THE MIRROR

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RAY STEVENS

NAME: Ray Stevens ACTIVE YEARS: 1958 – Present SELECTED SONGS: AHAB THE ARAB I’M MY OWN GRANDPA IT’S ME AGAIN MARGARET THE MISSISSIPPI SQUIRREL REVIVAL MISTY OSAMA (YO’ MAMA) SITTIN’ UP WITH THE DEAD

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KENNY ROGERS

NAME: Kenny Rogers ACTIVE YEARS: 1958 – Present ASSOCIATED ACTS: The New Christy Minstrels, The First Edition, Glen Campbell, Dolly Parton, Dottie West, Juice Newton, Sheena Easton, Kim Carnes SELECTED SONGS: COWARD OF THE COUNTY THE GAMBLER LADY EVERY TIME … Continue reading

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GORDON LIGHTFOOT

NAME: Gordon Lightfoot ACTIVE YEARS: 1958 – Present BAND MEMBERS: SELECTED SONGS: ALBERTA BOUND ALL THE LOVELY LADIES BABY STEP BACK CAREFREE HIGHWAY CHEROKEE BEND CHRISTIAN ISLAND EARLY MORNING RAIN ENDLESS WIRE GHOSTS OF CAPE HORN HANGDOG HOTEL ROOM HIGH … Continue reading

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THE CARPENTERS

NAME: The Carpenters ACTIVE YEARS: 1969 – 1983 BAND MEMBERS: Richard Carpenter, Karen Carpenter SELECTED SONGS: ANOTHER SONG BABY, IT’S YOU (THEY LONG TO BE) CLOSE TO YOU CRESCENT NOON HELP I KEPT ON LOVING YOU I’LL NEVER FALL IN … Continue reading

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MERLE HAGGARD

NAME: Merle Haggard YEARS ACTIVE: 1963 – Present SELECTED SONGS: MAMA TRIED SILVER WINGS

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HARVEST

NAME: Harvest ACTIVE YEARS: 1977 – 1995 BAND MEMBERS: Jerry Williams, Ed Kerr, Paul Wilbur, Tommy Hoeser, Ben Ketting, Wes Aarum, Jeff Seighman, Jim Myer, Elisa Myer, Mike Coker SELECTED SONGS: The Army of the L-rd

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WA HABIBI: MY BELOVÉD

For the last several hours, I have been listening to the Arabic hymn Wa Habibi (My Belovéd). Usually sung on Good Friday, it is a traditional Catholic hymn which tells the story of Christ in Gethsemane. One need not understand … Continue reading

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