Van Morrison’s 50 Greatest Songs Countdown – #44 Redwood Tree

And it smells like rain
Maybe even thunder
Won’t you keep us from all harm
Wonderful redwood tree

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Van Morrison’s 50 Greatest Songs Countdown – #46 Why must I always explain?

Well it’s out on the highway and it’s on with the show
Always telling people things they’re too lazy to know
It can make you crazy, yeah it can drive you insane
Tell me why must I always explain.

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Hallgeir’s 2016 part 2: Best Music Books and other readings

 

These are some of the things I’ve read in 2016, it’s been a very busy reading-year. More novels than usual, less music books and less graphic novels. A lot of classics and a few photography books.

Here are my favourites.

The Best music books 2016:

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5 good new video clips Feb 2016

We’ve collected some of the best new videos out at the start of February 2016, enjoy! We had so much fun hunting down these gems, it will hopefully be a returning series of posts.

Lucinda Williams – The Ghosts of Highway 20 (Nic Harcourt’s TRANSMISSIONS):

John Prine with Amanda Shires, Jason Isbell – Unwed Fathers (one of my favourite Prine songs!):

Amy Helm – Good News:

John Moreland – Break My Heart Sweetly (live at Colbert)

Buddy Miller with Watkins Family Hour – All My Tears (Cayamo 2016 music cruise):

– Hallgeir