Monday, September 5, 2011

Monday's Music Moves Me: Sept. 5, 2011 ~ Way Back to the Seventies

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Welcome to a Monday's Music Moves Me, the fantabulistic music meme hosted by me, my dearest of friends Dolly from XmasDolly, Larry from Cakeblast, Callie from Jamerican Spice and the wonderful Stacy from Stacy Uncorked. This week's theme, thanks to Naila Moon, is Songs from the Seventies.

I happen to think this is the BEST song of the 70's... the guitar work is just so awesome.....

Stairway to Heaven ~ Led Zeppelin



The next song is one of Bill's favorite, not to mention I love it too. You can't have songs of the 70's without having one by this fabulous artist, gone too soon.....


Imagine ~ John Lennon



Another artist that was taken from the world too soon.....


Me and Bobby McGee ~ Janis Joplin



The next song is one of my favorites and actually from the very first album I bought with my own money when I was a kid. However, I chose a video that always makes me smile.....


Bohemian Rhapsody - The Muppets (yep, you read that right!)



This last one is a little long but always makes me think of the 70's.

Free Bird ~ Lynyrd Skynyrd




So what's moving you today? Write up a post and let us know... Here is all you need to do to play along:


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Rhiannon at From the Heart ~~ and ~~ The Mother/Daughter Team at DeDa Studios

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Now, don't forget to sign the linky, visit the participants, and leave a comment - you know you like them, so does everyone else. For more Monday music fun, visit Lady Estrogen and my friend Denise at Run DMT.





ROCK ON, MY FRIENDS!





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10 comments:

Stacy Uncorked said...

Excellent choices, Lorie! I forgot all about Me and Bobby McGee! And the Muppets version of Bohemian Rhapsody cracked me up! :)

We Will Rock You with a Bohemian Rhapsody on the Stairway to Heaven in your Hotel California

Amethyst Moon said...

what great pics! I love the passion of Janis Joplin, and skynrd, and well, I just love all of them! have a happy labor day!

coopernicus said...

Had never seen the muppets vid b4...that made my day. outstanding.

Diet? Bah...that's no fun...and probably unnecessary....

Xmas Dolly said...

Love you picks and Dave loved your Muppets LOL Happy Labor Day my friend! I don't know if you noticed I have been marking the ones I find with NO SONGS please do not go there! Thanks! Save ya some time anyway & we still get the quantity. HEHEHE We'll show em! Hugzzzz

Classic NYer said...

I have officially heard Led Zeppelin for the first time, and thank you for that. (Yes, I've been living under a rock, and I'm too young to know about good music, and all that jazz.)

JamericanSpice said...

I'm loving these theme!
Rocking tunes hon!
HOpe you enjoyed your long weekend!

Margaret (Nanny Goats) said...

I used to hate (HATE!) 70s music. I don't know why, it was just an ugly decade to me. Ugly clothes too. But now, I'm only mildly annoyed by it and actually like some of the stuff. :)

Happy Labor Day to you, sweetie!

Run DMT said...

Love all of your picks! You did great mama with the 70s theme. Keep on rocking!

Cheryl said...

Those are some of my ultimate favourite songs. (Imagine, Freebird and Bohemian Rhapsody) makes me very happy that my girls know the lyrics to them!!

lostforwords101 said...

Imagine and Bohemian Rhapsody are my favorites. :)

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