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« Reply #75 on: December 14, 2018, 12:44:30 AM »

All of these: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mcg-iCBivbw
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« Reply #76 on: December 18, 2018, 03:48:55 PM »

Karen Carpenter singing Look to your Dreams.

What a pity she couldn't.

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« Reply #77 on: January 05, 2019, 10:50:34 AM »

I first heard The Chi Lites' "Have You Seen Her" after a brief hopeless fling in the early '70s:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xVYxKRXDT2I
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« Reply #78 on: January 05, 2019, 11:51:12 AM »

I first heard The Chi Lites' "Have You Seen Her" after a brief hopeless fling in the early '70s:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xVYxKRXDT2I


Wow, those harmonies in the beginning sure sound like being directly influenced by the "Surfer girl" intro. Beautiful!
And thanks for posting, JK!


And I add these songs:

Jerry Lee Lewis - Would you take another chance on me?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BcY_ODmTnbw   (check out this live performance as well)



George Jones & Tammy Wynette - I've seen better days

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A9L7XsdtHdU
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« Reply #79 on: January 05, 2019, 05:49:27 PM »

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Really, if the Band's vocalists are the thing turning you off ....is there any other way you can access these handful of perfect songs by Robbie Robertson?
No. Why access? Thousands good/ better songs.

"The Saddest Songs" by Joyful Joy-Merrys - joyfully sad song (or sadly joyful song? Anyhoo, fits the thread).
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« Reply #80 on: February 13, 2019, 09:10:31 AM »

Crazy Horse - I Don't Want To Talk About It
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NBz_2EqJ5wI
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« Reply #81 on: February 13, 2019, 10:55:51 AM »

This is one of the saddest songs I know. I should add that the lyrics do not apply to me:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=olNfWDRuBNY

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ladies_and_Gentlemen_We_Are_Floating_in_Space
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« Reply #82 on: April 19, 2019, 12:49:03 PM »

"Quiet Night" by Anna Ternheim is real late-night missing-someone music. The wordless bits hit home the hardest:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DmInifeZkzY
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