Archive for Music

I Always Wanted to Play Drums

Posted in Music with tags , on October 17, 2015 by Aaron

http://typedrummer.com/

This is a really cool idea! A person named Kyle Stetz made a box. You type some characters into it. Each character is a sound from a drum sampler. You can write a sentence that makes a beat.

1 Hour of Dora

Posted in Kid Talk, Music with tags , , on February 4, 2015 by Aaron

I’m so sorry. I just had to tell someone about this. The internet never fails to amaze me in the weirdness it contains.

Why would you do this?

Nostalgia

Posted in Music with tags , , on September 15, 2014 by Aaron

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion is a fantastic band. I have seen them play a couple of times when I was living in Buffalo. I came across this video and it makes me want to share them with you. They always come fully loaded with energy.

Children’s Songs

Posted in Kid Talk with tags , , on January 7, 2011 by Aaron

I am now learning how messed up a lot of children’s songs are…

Oh My Darling Clementine

In a cavern, in a canyon,
Excavating for a mine
Dwelt a miner forty niner,
And his daughter Clementine

Oh my darling, oh my darling,
Oh my darling, Clementine!
Thou art lost and gone forever
Dreadful sorry, Clementine

Light she was and like a fairy,
And her shoes were number nine,
Herring boxes, without topses,
Sandals were for Clementine.

Oh my darling, oh my darling,
Oh my darling, Clementine!
Thou art lost and gone forever
Dreadful sorry, Clementine

Drove she ducklings to the water
Ev’ry morning just at nine,
Hit her foot against a splinter,
Fell into the foaming brine.

Oh my darling, oh my darling,
Oh my darling, Clementine!
Thou art lost and gone forever
Dreadful sorry, Clementine

Ruby lips above the water,
Blowing bubbles, soft and fine,
But, alas, I was no swimmer,
So I lost my Clementine.

Oh my darling, oh my darling,
Oh my darling, Clementine!
Thou art lost and gone forever
Dreadful sorry, Clementine

How I missed her! How I missed her,
How I missed my Clementine,
But I kissed her little sister,
I forgot my Clementine.

Oh my darling, oh my darling,
Oh my darling, Clementine!
Thou art lost and gone forever
Dreadful sorry, Clementine

You Are My Sunshine

You Are My Sunshine
My only sunshine.
You make me happy
When skies are grey.
You’ll never know, dear,
How much I love you.
Please don’t take my sunshine away

The other nite, dear,
As I lay sleeping
I dreamed I held you in my arms.
When I awoke, dear,
I was mistaken
And I hung my head and cried.

You are my sunshine,
My only sunshine.
You make me happy
When skies are grey.
You’ll never know, dear,
How much I love you.
Please don’t take my sunshine away.

I’ll always love you
And make you happy
If you will only say the same
But if you leave me
To love another
You’ll regret it all some day;

You are my sunshine,
My only sunshine.
You make me happy
When skies are grey.
You’ll never know, dear,
How much I love you.
Please don’t take my sunshine away.

You told me once, dear
You really loved me
And no one else could come between
But now you’ve left me
And love another
You have shattered all my dreams;

You are my sunshine,
My only sunshine.
You make me happy
When skies are grey.
You’ll never know, dear,
How much I love you.
Please don’t take my sunshine away.

Buzz Aldrin (aka Doc Rendezvous) Space Rap

Posted in Movies, Space with tags , , , , , , , on December 30, 2009 by Aaron

This needs no introduction. It speaks for itself.