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Yesh Tikvah: There Is Hope

There is hope, truth and love in Truth and Love Himself To get the song, click here Yesh Tikvah sung solo by Benny Friedman in the music video, but with Six13 on the MP3 version Look around, far and near Where’s the joy, where’s the cheer? Why the fear, why the frown? Why the smile […]

When a problem comes along, you must whip it

I can’t help it. This is one of my favorite songs. It makes me laugh, good day or bad. To get the song, click here. Lyrics follow the video. Official band website: ClubDevo.com Bob Casel passed away in 2014. I know nothing about the band members or their beliefs, but may Bob rest in peace. “Whip […]

Policy of Truth

You’ll see your problems multiplied If you continually decide To faithfully pursue The policy of truth To get the song, click here

IN DULCI JUBILO

Beautiful! IN DULCI JUBILO is one of my favorite Christmas carols. Merry Christmas to you! The original German/Latin song was written by Dominican monk Henry Suso, circa 1320. The English version by Robert Pearsall (1834) follows the original Catholic German “macaronic” style of mixing Latin with the vernacular language. Pearsall was an English composer living […]

‘Putin on the Ritz’

March 2014 update: Initially I posted this as entertainment. However, there’s nothing funny about Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. —————————– Since November, I’ve been so extremely busy working on other people’s projects that my website has been stagnant. Nevertheless, I laughed out loud when a friend posted something on Facebook: none other than “Putin on the […]

YES ‘Owner of a Lonely Heart’

Brilliant lyrics and music mix–Jon Anderson has a great voice. “Prove yourself, you are the move you make…” To get the song, click here. Owner of a Lonely Heart Written by Trevor Rabin, Jon Anderson, Chris Squire and Trevor Horn Move yourself You always lived your life Never thinking of the future Prove yourself You are the move […]

Answering Pope’s call, Catholic priest ‘takes to the streets’ with ‘Come My Way’ music video

Dominican Friars Province of Saint Joseph Dominican Foundation 141 East 65th Street New York, NY 10065 BlackFriarFilms.org On Twitter @blackfriarfilms Facebook.com/BlackfriarsMedia NEW YORK – BlackFriar Films, a branch of the Dominican Friars, Province of Saint Joseph, is echoing the call of Pope Francis for young Catholics to “stir things up” and take their faith “to […]

‘Rain in the Summertime’ by The Alarm

Too  much rain for you this summer? Keep the faith with an oldie by the The Alarm… Richard Fulco wrote about this “lost gem” on February 13, 2013 @ http://www.riffraf.net/2013/02/lost-gems-rain-in-the-summertime-by-the-alarm/

‘Happy Birthday’ by Flipsyde: Brave beautiful song

  Brave, beautiful and profound. “Happy Birthday” by Piper and Flipsyde. Click here to get the song. Piper on Twitter…

Steve Martin: ‘Atheists Don’t Have No Songs’

Ain’t it the truth? Enjoy … and click here to get the song.

Happy New Year! ‘I’m On My Way’

Happy New Year! Are you ready? How ’bout singing a happy classic by The Proclaimers? I know 2012 was a downer in many ways, but it’s time to begin anew. It begins with God, then me and you. “I’ll do my best “I’ll do my best “To do the best I can “Ah ha, ah […]

Kitty Cats’ Christmas by Leon Redbone

Can’t help it. As a lifelong lover of cats, current owner of 2 boys and feeder of 2 more feral girls, this is one of my favorite Christmas songs because it’s so true! No need to buy gifts for your kitties – they delight in crunchy paper bags, batting toilet paper rolls and sleeping in […]

Ring Christmas bells, Jesus is King

Ring Christmas bells Merrily ring Tell all the world Jesus is King… Joy to the world! Glorious classics by the Ray Conniff Singers – music videos pre-dating MTV. Click here to get this beautiful Christmas carol or browse more selections in My Amazon store

What child is this? Andrea Bocelli, Mary J. Blige

“The King of kings, salvation brings “Let loving hearts enthrone Him” “What Child Is This?” is deeply moving and one of my favorite Christmas carols. William Chatterton Dix wrote the lyrics in 1865, while recovering from a severe illness. He was an insurance company manager. That’s right. He was an insurance agent and he wasn’t […]

RIP Dave Brubeck

Dave Brubeck, legendary jazz musician and total class act, passed away on December 5, 2012, a day before his 92nd birthday. Click here for Catholic World Report’s great summary of the lovely obituaries from various newspapers. And here’s a glorious PBS interview with Dave Brubeck, whose candor about his conversion to the Catholic faith is […]

Collin Raye: ‘Never Gonna Stand for This’

Oct. 9 update: Collin Raye’s official music video is here! August 11, 2012 – Country music star and patriot Collin Raye has released a new song for the 2012 Election Year. Last December I interviewed Collin about his life and work, so Collin’s manager sent me “Never Gonna Stand for This” When I interviewed Collin, […]

President Obama, the thrill is gone

My little celebration of Gov. Mitt Romney’s debate performance last night. It’s also a little homage to President Obama’s supporters who admit the thrill is gone. You can get this duet by B.B. King and Luciano Pavarotti by clicking here

Let the Day Begin

We need something uplifting, so here’s  a sweet tribute to salt-of-the-earth people from Michael Been and The Call. Rest in peace Michael Been. Born in Oklahoma City on Saint Patrick’s Day, March 17, 1950, he died in Belgium on August 19, 2010 while working as a sound engineer for Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, a band […]

The Alarm is calling

More big hair and big music. Way back when, I first heard this song on The Alarm’s “Declaration” album. It’s got theological flair like “I Still Believe” by Michael Been and The Call. Both songs inspire me to fight the good fight, especially during this crucial election year. While there are no MP3 downloads from […]

‘Runaway Slave’ movie theme song

Here’s the music video to Rev. C.L. Bryant’s movie “Runaway Slave.” Jack Spade sings and it  includes some scenes and people  featured in the film. You can get it by clicking on one of my Amazon links… Click here for my story on Rev. Bryant and “Runaway Slave”

Uprising by Muse

Yeah, I like this song. Great music for the Election Year…I just hope it’s not some theme for the Marxist uprisings like OWS. Look to the right column and click on a widget to get it from Amazon -> Okay, “Sing for Absolution” – another song of angst – added for Taif

Johnny Cash for Lent

This first Sunday of Lent 2012 is also Johnny Cash’s birthday. He was born February 26, 1932 and entered eternity on September 12, 2003. In honor of him and the LORD he loved, I’m featuring Johnny’s killer version of the Trent Reznor song “Hurt” – my all-time favorite music video. “Hurt” is on Johnny Cash’s […]

God rest ye merry gentle friends

This is one of the best music videos I’ve ever seen. Cellist Steven Sharp Nelson plays “Carol of the Bells” and “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen” …Merry Christmas and God rest you merry gentle friends, let nothing you dismay. Remember Christ our Savior was born on Christmas Day to save us all from Satan’s power […]

Move over Gaga: Sade is back

JLo. Beyonce. Gaga. Move over. 52-year-old Sade is back to sing AND dance with class To get this song “Love Is Found” by Sade, click here

Missing Roy Orbison

The shades. The hair. And the face of a man who apparently didn’t take himself too seriously. How about the lyrics and melodies he wrote, played and sang so sweetly? Roy Orbison was just too cool for words. Years after the tragic deaths of his wife, Claudette, and two sons, 52-year-old Roy Orbison was on […]

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