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ROCKOLLECTIONS: CYCLE OF LIFE PT.6

I've got one more song about Kids Growing Up and Leaving Home, my favorite- saving the Best For Last!

After that, I'll play a snippet from a show I did in 2006, the only time the day of a show fell on my Birthday- and I tried to be cute, something I should never do, lol!…

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Added by Mike Pell on February 24, 2021 at 7:51pm — 1 Comment

ROCKOLLECTIONS: CYCLE OF LIFE PT.5

No longer Teenagers, we are in our 20's or 30's now, Fall In Love and Get Married.

And the next step in The Cycle Of Life is Having Kids of Your Own.

Raising them, until the day comes when they grow up and Leave Home Themselves.

Those little ingrates, lol!

Join me and give a…

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Added by Mike Pell on February 22, 2021 at 7:03pm — 1 Comment

ROCKOLLECTIONS: CYCLE OF LIFE PT.4

We are heading into the Teenage Years, and all the Growing Pains that come with that.

Falling In Love is one of them.

And let me tell you now if you are a Teenager- it will end in disaster, catastrophe, forget it, lol!…

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Added by Mike Pell on February 17, 2021 at 9:48pm — 1 Comment

ROCKOLLECTIONS: CYCLE OF LIFE PT.3

In the time since our last Episode, we have grown up quite a bit- we can crawl, stagger, walk, get into mischief, even dance.

Our Parents have dreams for us, and we might even have our own.

These are Good Kids, nice ones.…

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Added by Mike Pell on February 15, 2021 at 10:13pm — 1 Comment

ROCKOLLECTIONS: VALENTINES DAY 2021 PT.2

This St. Valentine’s Day Edition continues with a Valentine’s Day Song that shouldn't be played on Valentine’s Day, lol!

Then some Music for Lovers Active and Seeking.

A beautiful Cover of the Beatles, a #1 Song, and a Song that has always meant…

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Added by Mike Pell on February 10, 2021 at 9:09pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: VALENTINES DAY 2021 PT.1

The Super Bowl is over, and now we can turn our attention to Valentine’s Day.

For it, I was thinking that under any circumstances, Lovers being kept apart is Sad.

With this damned Pandemic that I am sick of, it doesn't even have to be by a lot of…

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Added by Mike Pell on February 8, 2021 at 10:43pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: SALUTE TO ELVIS PT.8 FINALE

This is it, the Grand Finale of the Salute To Elvis, a Series I should have done years ago!

Presley was the Rockabilly Cat, the Sexy Threat Posed By Rock & Roll, and he gave it a Face!

And he went from a Two-Room Shack to the Mansion On The…

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Added by Mike Pell on February 3, 2021 at 10:12pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: SALUTE TO ELVIS PT.7

It's too bad I was interfered with that first Birthday week or I would have been able to fit this whole Salute To Elvis into his January Birth Month.

As a matter of fact, I was thrown off today by other business.

And I am aware that some of you…

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Added by Mike Pell on February 1, 2021 at 11:02pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: SALUTE TO ELVIS PT.6

I will start this Episode off with one of the most Famous Duets in History, from a 1960 TV Special after The King's two-year stint in the Army.

Then a couple of more Songs About Elvis, including one that should surprise you.

Finally, some Songs…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 27, 2021 at 10:26pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: SALUTE TO ELVIS PT.5

I continue with my Salute To Elvis!

After a quick start by Presley, I'll play songs Made Famous By Him Done By Others.

I have a load of these, and I think I can guarantee you some surprises.

Included this…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 25, 2021 at 9:32pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: SALUTE TO ELVIS PT.4

Having established how big a fan of The King Paul McCartney was/is, I'll explore that a bit more.

Paul has done a lot of Presley songs over the years.

I'll finally play that Elvis first RCA single and huge hit from January 1956, with an add-on so…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 20, 2021 at 8:36pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: SALUTE TO ELVIS PT.3

The Salute To Elvis Presley continues for his Birth Month.

And this Chapter will have something I will return to later, Songs Popularized By Elvis Done By Others!

You can decide which you like best.

I'll…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 18, 2021 at 7:46pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: SALUTE TO ELVIS PT.2

Usually at this time of year I'd be doing a Series for the New Year.

But 2020 was awful and I don't expect 2021 to be much better.

So instead let's have a Birthday Party for Elvis Presley, it was January 8th!…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 13, 2021 at 8:29pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: SALUTE TO ELVIS PT.1

This show was supposed to be done last week, but those old circumstances prevented it.

Elvis Presley was born January 8th 1935, which means he is 86.

I say IS, not would have been, because after Calling Elvis you never know, lol!…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 11, 2021 at 9:23pm — 4 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: CYCLE OF LIFE PT.2

I had been thinking about doing this Series for a long time, and since nothing is a given, I'd better do it while I can.

Too many leave us unexpectedly, and besides, We May Never Pass This Way Again!

When I was a kid I always felt bad for the Old…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 6, 2021 at 7:46pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: CYCLE OF LIFE PT.1

With the New Year, for many it is a time of looking ahead and looking back on Life.

Things we did right, things we did wrong, and things we will change and improve on.

This will be a larger endeavor, covering the Cycle Of Life.…

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Added by Mike Pell on January 4, 2021 at 10:45pm — 6 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: VOL.5- ODDS AND ENDS PT.2

Finishing up with our Odds & Ends, something the late Scott McKenzie, of San Francisco (Be Sure To Wear Flowers in Your Hair) fame, did with his Music that to my knowledge was unique, and went extremely undetected by listeners.

He re-wrote the same song 3 times in the course of his…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 30, 2020 at 11:00pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: VOL.5- ODDS AND ENDS PT.1

I hope you are ready for Some Odds & Ends, I Am Ready!

As I was playing the first Set, the title of the album of one of the songs reminded me of Alan Freed.

Further, something triggered a memory of him being born in December.

Turned out I was right- Dec. 15th 1921.

He's the…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 29, 2020 at 2:07am — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE PT.2

After the Intermission, we continue with 1946's It's A Wonderful Life and the project of inserting an updated Rock & Roll Soundtrack into it.

And it is true, I did have a box of tissues nearby.

After all these years, this Movie still gets to…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 23, 2020 at 10:13pm — 2 Comments

ROCKOLLECTIONS: IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE PT.1

I wanted to do this for a long time, provide a Rock & Roll Soundtrack to the much loved and immensely popular movie, It's A Wonderful Life.

Soundtracks albums are very important and profitable for Movies nowadays.

That was not the case in…

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Added by Mike Pell on December 21, 2020 at 9:41pm — 2 Comments

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