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Insomniac Pop Quiz

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cholloway
Posted 2018-07-06 9:37 AM (#544341 - in reply to #449636)
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elginacres
Posted 2018-07-06 12:21 PM (#544347 - in reply to #449636)
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stonebobbo
Posted 2018-07-06 4:08 PM (#544348 - in reply to #449636)
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cholloway
Posted 2018-07-08 9:08 AM (#544371 - in reply to #449636)
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Love O Fair
Posted 2018-07-08 5:44 PM (#544374 - in reply to #449636)
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Into The Night - Benny Mardones

Attached is a version (mp3) that I just recently built mixing an interview with Benny Mardones about the origin and tender subject matter of this song. Give it a listen, I think you'll like it.

Another interesting factoid on this song is that it broke onto the top 20 charts twice.. nine years apart!
(1980 & 1989)

*EDIT*
Oh well.. I tried to upload it but the file was larger than the size limit allowed.. so...

As the story goes... the song's origin didn't stem at all from an old guy's Lolita love affair as most people think it is. No, the girl in the song lived in Mardones' Manhattan apartment building along with her parents and two young siblings. Mardones was friends with the family. One day the father hauled off and ran away with some young chick he worked with. Left the family broke and destitute. The interview was about how Mardones took them under his caring wing until they could recover, especially the young daughter who was the most devastated by the breakup. Even though the label's marketing ploys and various publicity spins took it a whole other direction, Mardones wanted the public to know the true origin.. and now you know it.

Hear here --> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2bpOBAwrFVw


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elginacres
Posted 2018-07-08 8:12 PM (#544380 - in reply to #449636)
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cholloway
Posted 2018-07-09 8:01 AM (#544385 - in reply to #449636)
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Edited by cholloway 2018-07-09 8:03 AM
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cool66
Posted 2018-07-10 10:38 AM (#544403 - in reply to #449636)
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Country Girl (Whiskey Boot Hill, Down Down Down, Country Girl (I Think You're Pretty) - CSNY Deja Vu 1970
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elginacres
Posted 2018-07-11 9:21 AM (#544422 - in reply to #449636)
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cholloway
Posted 2018-07-12 9:25 AM (#544443 - in reply to #449636)
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Old Man Arthur
Posted 2018-07-12 10:05 AM (#544444 - in reply to #449636)
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elginacres
Posted 2018-07-13 9:03 AM (#544455 - in reply to #449636)
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cool66
Posted 2018-07-13 7:35 PM (#544467 - in reply to #449636)
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Let It Be Me - The Everly Brothers

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elginacres
Posted 2018-07-14 8:57 AM (#544470 - in reply to #449636)
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cholloway
Posted 2018-07-14 9:31 AM (#544471 - in reply to #449636)
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cool66
Posted 2018-07-14 2:38 PM (#544475 - in reply to #544470)
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elginacres - 2018-07-14 9:57 AM The First Time, Ever I saw Your Face - Roberta Flack

Great song choice.  So beautiful I had to insert a link:

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r9jmusgMgro

 

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Love O Fair
Posted 2018-07-14 8:40 PM (#544476 - in reply to #449636)
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Ship Of Fools - Robert Plant
Hear here (live at MSG) --> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O7EZh5iWMNg






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cool66
Posted 2018-07-14 9:36 PM (#544477 - in reply to #449636)
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Sultans of Swing - Dire Straits

Turn up the volume!

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cholloway
Posted 2018-07-15 7:40 AM (#544484 - in reply to #449636)
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elginacres
Posted 2018-07-15 11:00 AM (#544487 - in reply to #449636)
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cool66
Posted 2018-07-15 1:23 PM (#544488 - in reply to #449636)
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The Sweet By-and-By - Joseph P. Webster and S. Fillmore Bennett (1868)

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elginacres
Posted 2018-07-16 12:52 AM (#544500 - in reply to #449636)
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Love O Fair
Posted 2018-07-16 5:06 PM (#544503 - in reply to #449636)
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More Than This - Roxy Music
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