Pianist Roger Williams Is Still In Top Form At Age 84
Feb12

Pianist Roger Williams Is Still In Top Form At Age 84

I was very fortunate to get to hear a Roger Williams piano concert in Gulf Shores Alabama last night. He played three nights to a sold out crowd each night. This is the fifth season that he has performed in Gulf Shores and he does at least three concerts each time. He performs with a very accomplished five piece band. Pianist Roger Williams has played during the lives of three generations. He has played for nine presidents and is...

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What Is Your Favorite Love Song?
Jan30

What Is Your Favorite Love Song?

What Is Your Favorite Love Song? Valentine’s day, February 14, is fast approaching us. Everyone is thinking about what to get their sweetheart or their spouse. Of course people get candy, flowers, jewelry, or other gifts. What about your favorite love song? Which love song do you and your special one both like the best? Some choices for your favorite love song this Valentine’s Day might be: Can’t Help Falling In Love...

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Singing “Auld Lang Syne” Is A New Years Tradition

Singing “Auld Lang Syne” Is A New Years Tradition The song, “Auld Lang Syne,” is sung at the stroke of midnight in almost every English-speaking country in the world to bring in the new year. Sing along with the following Karaoke video. With the piano used for the instrumental, it sounds a lot like what you would here when people gather at someone’s home and sing the song at midnight while gathered around...

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After New Year’s Eve

After New Year’s Eve After New Year’s Eve is over, what do you remember the most? The Heartbeats who were a 1950s American doo-wop group from Jamaica, Queens sing about the memories of a guy being out with his baby (girl). Jamaica in southeastern Queens is both a neighborhood and the shorthand name given to many neighborhoods in southeast Queens. I liked the smooth sound of the Heartbeats doing some serious singing about a...

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I’m Dreaming Of A White Christmas

“White Christmas” is an Irving Berlin song whose lyrics reminisce about White Christmases. Everyone is familiar with the words “I’m dreaming of a white Christmas, Just like the ones I used to know”. White Christmas is the biggest selling Christmas song of all time. The animated Christmas Card below is a homage to a great song, a great band, and a great Holiday. It is sung by the Drifters featuring the...

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Punk Rockers Christmas Music

“Feliz Navi-Nada” El Vez The punk rockers have stole our Christmas music. It is a high energy punk rock Christmas show. How about the dude’s red Elvis suit, isn’t it fantastic? El Vez, the Mexican Elvis, is known for his high-production stage show that features his two backup singers/dancers the Elvettes. He mixes the styles of Elvis Presley with his own Latin-American heritage and music. I am not a punk rock...

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