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July 26, 2010

Thirty Days of Song (day 23)

A song to play at my wedding:

I think I mentioned that I wanted this song played at my wedding in another post so better be consistent. It’s perhaps not the jauntiest of tunes, but the lyrics are very sweet and direct, and if there’s any day you don’t want subtlety or irony it’s your wedding day.

“Why would I stop loving you, a hundred years from now? It’s only time.”

Not convinced I’ll be playing that video though.

Alternatively, there’s Al Green’s fabulous Let’s Get Married, but I’m not sure I want the phrase ‘I’m tired of playing around, a girl in every town’ being played. Or ‘might as well’ for that matter. (more…)

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July 14, 2010

Thirty Days of Song (Day 19)

Filed under: All,Music — Josh @ 10:45 am
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A song from my favourite album:

Basically chosen on a Desert Island Discs strategy that if I’m only going to have one album then I’d like it to have a lot of songs on it, so 69 Love Songs by the Magnetic Fields wins. The choice of song is much simpler, this is the song that made me get the album, and is still probably my favourite one.

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