July 25, 2006


Like Jehovah's favorite choir...

Trendy, we bloggers be. Here's a cool one going around (at least at Cheezy's, under Joe's bridge & at Paula's Ultra Palace of Bloggy Delights)

QUICK ! Name ten bands/performers ! Now, man ! NOW !

1. Jerry Garcia Band
2. Bonnie Raitt
3. XTC
4. North Mississippi All-Stars
5. Crosby, Stills and Nash
6. BR5-49
7. Charles Mingus
8. Van Morrison
9. Beach Boys
10. Black Grape

OK, now apply these questions to your list:

1. What was the first song you ever heard by 6? Little Ramona

2. What is your favourite album of 8? Tupelo Honey

3. What is your favourite lyric of 5? "If I had ever been here before on another time around the wheel I would probably know just how to deal with all of you."

4. How many times have you seen 4 live? Twice

5. What is your favourite song by 7? II BS

6. Is there a song of 3 that makes you sad? I Remember The Sun OR Dear God

7. What is your favourite lyric of 9? "Where can I turn when my fair weather friends cop out? What's it all about?"

8. What is your favourite song by 1? Original - The Wheel Cover - That's What Love Will Make You Do

9. How did you get into 8? By delving just a little deeper than his Top 40 stuff.

10. What is your favourite song by 4? Po' Black Maddie

11. How many times have you seen 1 live? Aw, shit... 8 ?

12. What is a good memory concerning 2? Seeing her open for 1 at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley, CA (8-30-87) and doing a duet with Jerry on Jimmy McCracklin's 1965 R&B hit Think and Dylan's Knocking On Heaven's Door.

13. Is there a song by 2 that makes you sad? Angel From Montgomery, which is by John Prine, but sung no more soulfully than by Bonnie.

14. What is your favourite song of 6? Lifetime To Prove

15. How did you become a fan of 10? By delving into the music of the Madchester scene after watching the film 24 Hour Party People.

"Good night everybody - you've been great!"

Damn. Isn't it bad enough that you crashed my mini vacation?? Now that I've checked your blog, I have to take a quiz on top of it?!?! heheh (It took me an hour, what with beer and smoke runs...that's the only reason I'm bitter) :::big smile:::

Where would any of us be without our music? I am happy to see that Van made your list....I knew I must have liked you for a reason.

WWBB? What would Beelers blog? I'd be interested to read his list.
Very interesting list... It's reminded me that I really should replace that Tupelo Honey tape I lost about a decade ago! "Just like honey baby, from the bee".
Yeh, Tupelo runs just a hair above Moondance and Astral Weeks. Ahh, early Van! There is nary a bad tune on his first five albums.
You have three names I'm not familiar with up there..... you'll have to let me know when you get some boots!
Keep an eye out yaself for any torrents of 4,6 or 10 ;)

I'm amazed you haven't come by the NMA*s - totally awesome live band!
Keep an eye out yaself for any torrents of 4,6 or 10 ;)

Keep an eye out yaself for the discss I just sent you via UPS, ya selfish grumble mutter grumble yankee ratsinfrasis mutter......
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