Blog Archives

August 12th – Ella Fitzgerald – “Summertime”

Here is #EllaFitgerald (again) with the #Gershwin classic #Summertime #singing;#feelgood Summertime Summertime and the livin’ is easy Fish are jumpin’ and the cotton is high Oh your Daddy’s rich and your ma is good lookin’ So hush little baby, and

Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Uncategorized

August 10th – Bill Withers – “Lovely Day”

This is me, wishing you a #LovelyDay #singing;#feelgood Lovely Day When I wake up in the morning, love And the sunlight hurts my eyes And something without warning, love Bears heavy on my mindThen I look at you And the

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in Uncategorized

August 8th – Eddie Cochran – “Summertime blues”

I know these are supposed to be feelgood songs, but this one has a good tune, despite its title #singing;#feelgood Summertime blues Well, I’m gonna raise a fuss I’m gonna raise a holler About a working all summer Just to

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in Uncategorized

August 6th – Frank Sinatra – “Come fly with me”

Why not chill to #FrankSinatra singing “Come fly with me”? #singing;#feelgood Come fly with me Come fly with me, let’s fly, let’s fly away If you can use some exotic booze There’s a bar in far Bombay Come fly with

Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Uncategorized

August 5th – Beach Boys – “California Girls”

Here on their second seasonal outing are the #BeachBoys with “California Girls” #singing;#feelgood California Girls Well east coast girls are hip I really dig those styles they wear And the southern girls with the way they talk They knock me

Tagged with: , , , , ,
Posted in Uncategorized

August 3rd – Sylvia – “Hey Viva Espana”

You can’t have a list of summer songs without the #cheesy ones.  Here is “Hey viva Espana” #singing;#feelgood Hey viva Espana All the ladies fell for Rudolph Valentino He had a beano back in those barmy days He knew everytime

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Uncategorized

August 1st – Beach Boys – “Good vibrations”

Here are the #Beachboys with the first feelgood song of the month.  Share with your friends! #singing;#feelgood#SummerSong Good Vibrations I love the colorful clothes she wears And the way the sunlight plays upon her hair I hear the sound of

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Uncategorized

August 1st – “Summer Songs” start here

Since so many of us, me included, will be on holiday during August, I’m giving up the daily theme for the month and following a summer theme instead.  Catch a summer-y song for the next 31 mornings and enjoy the

Posted in Uncategorized

July 31st – Ranger 7 photographs the moon – “Moon River”

In 1964, the Ranger 7 spacecraft photographed the #moon.  It wasn’t made of cheese and the rivers didn’t have any water in them #singing;#feelgood Moon River Moon River, wider than a mile, I’m crossing you in style some day. Oh,

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Posted in Uncategorized

July 30th – England win the World Cup! – “We are the champions”

In 1966#England beat #Germany in the #WorldCup.  There can only be one song for this occasion! #singing;#feelgood We are the champions I’ve paid my dues Time after time. I’ve done my sentence But committed no crime. And bad mistakes ‒

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Uncategorized
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 718 other followers