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Posted by shanoah on June 11, 2008

I’m not really too sure what to post today either, so I’ll go back to one of the themes that I never have too much trouble with; music I’ve listened to way too many times.

All three of the music groups I’m about to post, I’ve listened to so many times that a good deal of their music is probably engraved somewhere on my brain:

School – Supertramp

First off, let’s go back to Supertramp. I love Supertramp, as you may have gathered. And this song goes along the theme of songs about being good, and obeying authority figures that I was talking about not that long ago…

“They tell you not to hang around
And learn what life’s about
And grow up just like them,
Won’t let you work it out
And you’re full of doubt…”

Dear Diary – Moody Blues

My mom is a big Moody Blues fan. I must have listened to every album that exists multiple times. And most of it is stored somewhere indelibly in my memory.

Not that I’m objecting; I like the Moody Blues. I’ve just listened to them enough times that I barely ever listen to them any more.

We May Never Pass This Way Again – Seals & Crofts

I’m not sure why I like Seals & Crofts so much, but I do. The shame, really, is that half their music never made it from record to cd. This song is just one of many classic songs they have done…

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