apologies if the links stop working – WP is having one of those days…..

Day 23 A song you think everybody should listen to

http://youtu.be/uT3SBzmDxGk

http://youtu.be/u9Dg-g7t2l4

I am going for 2 Cellos playing Thunderstruck. I only came across these guys a couple of weeks ago (thanks to Jill Dennison) and have driven our son crazy with them. Our son is going for Disturbed and Sound of Silence.

Day 24 A song by a band you wish were still together

http://youtu.be/QkF3oxziUI4

We both agree on this one. Led Zeppelin – Stairway to Heaven

Day 25 A song you like by an artist no longer living


http://youtu.be/lXgkuM2NhYI


http://youtu.be/FPnyePjzNNA

Son is going for Bowie and Heroes. I agree but also going for Rory Gallagher and Shinkicker.

Day 26 A song that makes you want to fall in love

http://youtu.be/Sn7gO5D2nxo

Again son refusing to consider this question. He’s at that age… I must admit it’s a odd question for me as well. So I’m going for Fleetwood Mac – Tusk. This song makes me want to fall in love the Flares and late 70s dress sense again.

Day 27 A song that breaks your heart


http://youtu.be/BIQK4-9YFW0

Son refusing to have anything to do with this question. So I have gone for five Finger Death Punch – Gone Away. Yes they are very very heavy. But this song is different. It’s really sad and kinda beautiful. Plus it breaks me every time I hear it. It’s about losing the love of your life.

Day 28 A song by an artist whose voice you love


http://youtu.be/_Jtpf8N5IDE

Agreement again, even my mum loved his voice. Freddie Mercury (Queen) – Who wants to live forever.

Day 29 A song you remember from your childhood


http://youtu.be/NQ5ku4z1pjs


http://youtu.be/7KYWOFo6SFM

The theme song for In the Night Garden just takes us back to our son’s childhood. I just remember the theme from the Flashing Blade TV series as a kid. I bought the dvd for this series as a joke for my partner – it remains unopened…..

Day 30 A song that reminds you of yourself

http://youtu.be/fNo4jGKvDzY

http://youtu.be/mBqiC5ox8Bw

I’m going for Whitesnake – Here I Go Again. It just seems to sum me up these days. Son going for Alice Cooper – Schools Out. Because he hates school.

21 thoughts on “30-Day Song Challenge

  1. I was thrilled to see the 2Cellos here!!! I only discovered them the night I posted them, thanks to my friend David (who is on your side of the pond, in Wales)! Thanks for the mention, too!

    Some of your choices are a not quite of my generation, but it’s awesome to see you and your son doing this together! What fun!

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply to J♡ Cancel reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s