Tag Archives: music

snapshot(s) & whatnot: …oh, joy begin…

THE SNAPSHOT(s) (From Hermanus, South Africa)  Oh, joy begin… …again… …again & again & again… Oh, joy begin. … & WHATNOT Last nite Stephen Colbert hosted DAVE MATTHEWS on his show. I have been a Dave Matthews groupie for quite … Continue reading

Posted in Music, SNAPSHOTS & WHATNOTS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Waking It Up with Ladysmith Black Mambazo : )

Altho some of us are reeling a bit amidst our wildly wacky world, give this YouTube video a watch & be inspired by the message (& music) of Ladysmith Black Mambazo with Jennifer Saran & Carlos Santana. “If you think … Continue reading

Posted in Music | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Come, Ye Disconsolate …

The Advent post-a-day gig here @ Roses in the Rubble covered quite a few carols and music compilations because Virginia, your humble blogger, loves music, especially Christmas music.  For Lent we don’t seem to focus so much on music, except … Continue reading

Posted in Lent, Music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

…be still my soul…

This week we are missing Papa(!) We miss him for so many reasons – not just our daily interactions & the spiritual guidance he doled out regularly, but the way he wrote his love on our hearts by his effervescent presence … Continue reading

Posted in Lent, Music | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

passione! PASSION! passione! PASSION! passione!~!

Dreary, damp & COLD outside (a few snow bursts between icy sleet downpours), but how lovely inside: sitting in a comfy chair all warm & cuddly in a soft flannel shirt, sipping hot tea, listening to ANDREA BOCELLI. Wait, it … Continue reading

Posted in Lent, Music | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

John Adorney: inspirational everyday earthday-ish music …

You know how you find new music & play it over & over?? well, a few weeks ago my brother downloaded John Adorney’s  Waiting for the Moon for our Kitchen Playlist, but I have moved it all around the house … Continue reading

Posted in Music | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

U2: Inspiring Music, Inspiring Musicians…

“Get on your boots, hey sexy boots…”                                                                                             As a U2 groupie from way back (like, i bought War, October & the Joshua Tree albums – those black disc thingies that spin round & round?!) & have collected almost all … Continue reading

Posted in Lent, Music, Quotes | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments