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MY FRIDAY SONGS – THE STORY SO FAR

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There's no Friday Song today - it will be back next week - but several people have asked me about songs I've written about in the past. Since I haven't yet assembled them all in one place on the website....

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The Anno Domini Rag – the story of a song

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One of my favourite tracks on Playing For Time is 'The Anno Domini Rag'. When I arrived in southern Italy last autumn to record some of the tracks for the new album, it was one of the songs that produced...

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FRIDAY SONG: Chuck Berry, YOU NEVER CAN TELL (1964)

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For pity's sake, let's have a happy Friday Song - something sunny, celebratory, about being young, about getting out and having fun. Here's an idea: what better than one of those great songs written between 1955 and 1964 by the...

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