This song is for all those Oak hall ski companions and the wonderful memories of fantastic ski holidays in Switzerland. One year we performed this song to these changed lyrics. “I get knocked out but get up again and I’m still going to ski black runs.I get knocked out but get up again and I’m …
25th of April — 1st of May 2020
My good friend Robert and I had a teenage crush on Toni.
OK as we hit the day 40 milestone thought I might as well take a break from my one hit wonders theme and share something fitting for today. “This is forty sing it with me……How long to sing this song?“
The original song was performed by Lee Dorsey and was a number one in the 1966 singles charts – the year I was born. And here is the original 1966 hit
OK this is not normally within my musical taste but alas it is a clip that my autistic daughter often listens to. In a strange way I find this song interesting although I probably wouldn’t invest in buying an album. I do like the unusual quality of this woman’s voice and the tune is also …
“I heard you on the wireless back in ’52…”“Ohwa Ohwa”
Today is Australia’s Remembrance Day (the equivalent of our 11th of November) for the many brave Australians lost in war. This song tells the tragic story of an Australian Anzac who lost both legs in Gallipoli and considers the pointlessness of human warfare. Lest we forget.