Top Of The Pops: Song Challenge Week 5

30 week song challenge 5. Favourite slow song I’ve yet to hear a bad version of the song I’ve chosen this week. Even by X-Factor contestants! A lot of people have covered this song and a lot of people see it as a love song. For me it’s spiritual 🙂 A friend went to see […]

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it’s Thursday …it’s Top Of The Pops: Take That & more

Will get back to the 30 week song challenge in a moment but couldn’t ignore the fact that the Take That Progress Live tickets arrived today! I am so looking forward to seeing this show, though I’ve been naughty and seen spoilers on YouTube etc nothing can beat the feeling of being there for real. […]

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It’s Thursday …it’s Top Of The Pops: Adam Ant

Taking a break from the 30 week song challenge this week to share my fab night out with Adam Ant last night! Of course I mean my night out with @BubblyNatz and her daughter in which we saw Adam Ant in concert at the o2 Academy, Birmingham 🙂 I’ve never seen him live so was […]

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It’s Thursday …it’s Top Of The Pops

30-week song challenge   3. Oldest Song You Love I was pretty sure this would be a Beatles track or at least *something* from Mum’s record collection. I say Mum’s as my Dad isn’t what you’d call a music fan. Aside from tapping his toes to Status Quo or tutting through the most of the […]

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30 Week Song Challenge: Cover

30 day week song challenge 2. Favourite cover song. Tough choice again. UB40 have albums full of brilliant cover versions, notably Red Red Wine and I Can’t Help Falling In Love With You, the latter of which I also love Richard Marx’s version of. Madonna’s Fever, Take That’s Could It Be Magic, Erasure’s Abba covers, The […]

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30 Week Song Challenge: Colour

30 Week Song Challenge Some of you will have seen the Song Challenge circulating on Facebook. There seem to be several versions doing the rounds and I’ve picked what I think is the latest version as my inspiration for a run of music blogs. I won’t bombard you with 30 tracks all in one go […]

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it’s Thursday…it’s Top Of The Pops iPod shuffle!

For my music-inspired blog this week I’ve gone for the good old iPod shuffle and seeing what the first 5 tunes are to appear 🙂 Here goes: 1. Terence Trent D’Arby “Rain” I can’t remember if this was a single or not but certainly a great track from his “Introducing The Hardline According To…” album. There […]

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