Category Archives: Music

Memory Trigger 15. A Song And An Irish Troubadour.

My friend Sandeep was listening to this song while having lunch at home in the UK and sent me a WhatsApp message asking me to listen to it too. Little did he know that this will trigger off a great … Continue reading

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Incredible Music.

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Imagination II.

I have drawn inspiration for this post from a comment that Cathy made in my Imagination post. You can read her comments and my response in that post.

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Debbie Reynolds – RIP.

NO SHE IS NOT.

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George Michael; RIP.

I feel so unsure As I take your hand and lead you to the dance floor As the music dies, something in your eyes Calls to mind the silver screen And all it’s sad goodbyes I’m never gonna dance again … Continue reading

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Memory Trigger 9. Green Green Grass Of Home.

My sister Padmini, out of the blue sent this clip on whatsapp to our family group. She of course knows that her three brothers love this song but perhaps did not know another side to the story which I shared … Continue reading

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My Favourite Music.

My favourite music is Indian Classical of both varieties. I must however confess to a bias towards the Hindustani version simply because of greater exposure to it having mostly lived in the Northern parts of the country. Quite why this … Continue reading

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Solitude And Loneliness II.

I think that Billy Holiday would have done well to have replaced the word ‘solitude’ with ‘loneliness’ without losing the thrust of the lyrics. It is my humble opinion that solitude does not lead to melancholy or sadness. In my … Continue reading

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Inferno.

Give two actors who are on my list of great actors, a novel that I had enjoyed reading being made into a movie with those two actors and how could I not go to see Inferno? And when I was … Continue reading

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Top 37 Things You’ll Regret When You’re Old.

Lessons Learned Life has this post with the 37 things that we will regret when we are old. I have listed the items and have answered my own experience against each. 1. Not traveling when you had the chance. I … Continue reading

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