Aaron's song of the day

Aaron

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You guys that know me, know I'm all about the music.
I'll use this thread to highlight whatever song I'm digging at the moment..

Great old song.. doesn't get as much airplay as some of his other hits.
Great voice, Sam Cooke
"Ain't That Good News"
[ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YYn22F9I2p8"]Sam Cooke - Ain't That Good News - 1964 (Album Version) - YouTube[/ame]
 

HecticArt

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Love it! I've been a little too busy to post my SXM song of the day lately. More music!

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I always felt like Ray Davies is an even better songwriter than he got credit for..

Fun song that FM rarely plays...
"Apeman" by the Kinks
[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eEep67akIn4]The Kinks - Apeman 1970 - YouTube[/ame]
 

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Been listening to more George Harrison solo stuff since watching the new documentary on him... [ame="http://www.amazon.com/George-Harrison-Living-Material-World/dp/B007JWKLMO/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1352837398&sr=8-1&keywords=george+harrison+dvd"]Living in the Material World[/ame]

Going with "I'd Have You Anytime', but could have chosen any number of songs from All Things Must Pass. The title track, Beware of Darkness, Ballad of Sir Frankie Crisp, Behind That Locked Door..

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LPrHaB8KCIk]George Harrison I'd You Have Anytime Subtitulado HD - YouTube[/ame]
 

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Song of the day is "Fall On Me" by R.E.M.
Why? Because R.E.M. was being discussed in one of the other threads around here, and this is one of my favorite tunes from them.. :bigthumbup:

[ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8QziZsyDA-Q"]R.E.M. - Fall on Me (with lyrics) - YouTube[/ame]
 

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Today's song is "Southern Nights"

Glen Campbell does a great job covering it, but I'm going with this live version from the legendary songwriter himself, Allen Toussaint.

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4EihE9a_mEE]Allen Toussaint - Southern Nights - YouTube[/ame]
 

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Song of the day is "Fall On Me" by R.E.M.
Why? Because R.E.M. was being discussed in one of the other threads around here, and this is one of my favorite tunes from them.. :bigthumbup:

R.E.M. - Fall on Me (with lyrics) - YouTube
Lifes Rich Pageant is my favorite R.E.M. album. Lots of great song including Fall on Me.

♪Buy the sky & sell the sky & lift your arms up to the sky ♪

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Friday song...

This song has long been admired by guitar players for all the various riffs and runs. Voted "Best Australian Song" of all time..

Easybeats
"Friday on My Mind"

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NSowZcvoqr4]The Easybeats - Friday On My Mind (1966) - YouTube[/ame]
 

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I always liked this song.
Anyone else like it, or even remember it? :icon_eek:

Marmalade
"Reflections of My Life"
1969
[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-kyxTdLuH-8]The Marmalade - Reflections of My Life - YouTube[/ame]
 

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Marmalade
"Reflections of My Life"
1969
I've had satellite radio for over 10yrs. I love '60s music :)

I have never heard this song :(

Its not bad :)

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I can't say I remember this song from back in 1988, but I really like it from hearing it on SiriusXM..

The Church
Under The Milky Way

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JNpQmlsnIwE]The Church - Under The Milky Way - YouTube[/ame]
 

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Today's song is probably my favorite from the Blizzard of Ozz album.
LOVE the Randy Rhoads guitar solo..

Ozzy Osbourne
"Goodbye to Romance"
1980
[ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2R0Q5YE-JMw"]Ozzy Osbourne-Goodbye To Romance-Blizzard Of Ozz - YouTube[/ame]
 
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Jon's thread about songs with a horn section inspired today's choice of song.

Make fun of me for picking a song from Chicago, but this one is pretty rockin' :cool:
From their first album, I dig this tune..

Chicago
"Questions 67 and 68"
1969

[ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qupeVLtXWLY]Chicago Questions 67 And 68 - YouTube[/ame]