In the original Covid Island Discs that I published on Facebook, I ended the series at week 11 with the Abba song “thank you for the music” which summarises how I feel about this amazing gift God has given us.... View Article
From the funny “Walk like an Egyptian” to a more mature romantic song from the Bangles.
He certainly inherited his Dad’s voice. Kind of sad that John Lennon really never connected with Julian. I wonder what Julian made of John’s song “Beautiful Boy” which was about his other younger son Sean that he had with Yoko... View Article
OK this is the last James Bond theme although I did share Paul McCartney’s “Live and Let die” way back in week 2 day 9 which also belongs here. Sheryl Crow has already also made an appearance in my play... View Article
“For your eyes only Mr Bond.” Sean Connery certainly made James Bond into a more comical character but I much prefer the modern protrayal of the spy by Daniel Craig. By far the best James Bond of the lot in... View Article
A great song by Carly Simon and interestingly she must have performed it at the same venue as the first song of hers I shared all the way back in week 8, day 54. Would love to have been on... View Article
The next song is of course the soundtrack to the Mel Gibson movie Thunderdome. Tina Turner also produce a theme song for the James Bond movie Golden Eye which I am not posting. However, over the next few days I... View Article