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Tuesday Tunes‬ #265 – Nick Barker & The Reptiles

Nick Barker & The Reptiles Nicholas “Nick” Paul Barker is an Australian singer-songwriter and guitarist who formed a rock, power pop band, Nick Barker & the Reptiles, in March 1988. Their cover version of Cockney Rebel’s “Make Me Smile (Come … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes‬ #264 – Barkley, there are no finishers

Barkley Marathons 2017 There were zero finishers of the 2018 Barkley Marathons, a year which included challenging weather, in addition to the nearly-impossible nature of the ultramarathon’s course. The 100-miler (almost certainly more than 100 miles) is held in Frozen … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes‬ #263 – Travel Songs

Travel travel : ˈtrav(ə)l/ verb: travel; 3rd person present: travels; past tense: travelled; past participle: travelled; gerund or present participle: travelling; past tense: traveled; past participle: traveled; gerund or present participle: traveling 1. make a journey, typically of some length. … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes‬ #262 – Sky

Sky Sky were an English/Australian instrumental rock group that specialised in combining a variety of musical styles, most prominently rock, classical and jazz. The group’s original and best-known line-up featured classical guitarist John Williams, bass player Herbie Flowers, electric guitarist … Continue reading

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Strength Through Music (2018)

Via Patreon: Amanda Palmer dropped this one into the in-box today, and it is a big “thing”. ❝ there is a school shooting in the US ALMOST EVERY DAY. it’s got to stop. we made this new version of the … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes‬ #261 – Dragon

Dragon Dragon is a rock band which was formed in Auckland, New Zealand, in January 1972 and relocated later to Sydney, Australia in May 1975. They were originally fronted by singer Marc Hunter and are currently led by his brother, … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tunes‬ #260 – The Cranberries

The Cranberries The Cranberries are an Irish rock band formed in Limerick in 1989 by lead singer Niall Quinn, guitarist Noel Hogan, bassist Mike Hogan, and drummer Fergal Lawler. Quinn was replaced as lead singer by Dolores O’Riordan in 1990. … Continue reading

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