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Thursday, March 27, 2008

A shoutout to a vocalist who is an absolute nutcase

I was thinking recently about Family songs that have really great vocal performances. Like where the vocal just carries away the song. I came up with things like, "Only A Heartcry Away," "The Light Of Your Love," "Make My Heart Your Home," "Simple Man,"...
And then there's the obvious ones like "When You Possess Me."
But I just realized the other day that "Dance Some More" is just nuts. What kind of weirdo would attempt vocals like that? You're nuts.


Anonymous Anonymous said...

Hmmm...getting a little lifted up in pride eh? Alot of 'Glitch" stuff is weird too, but you don't have to post about the wrong of it and make'm feel bad.

3/27/2008 8:44 PM  
Blogger Florence said...

...I don't get it.

3/27/2008 9:07 PM  
Blogger Joan said...

what song is that?

3/28/2008 6:22 AM  
Blogger Florence said...

it's that "gotta get up and get on the floor and dance some more" one on Rhythm and Grooves

3/28/2008 1:28 PM  
Anonymous Chuck said...

Gee - I wonder who sings THAT song.

Good thing it's no one related to you.

3/28/2008 2:33 PM  
Anonymous kenfrog said...

I would add "Lest I Fall Away" for vocal execution, as well as "The Candle", the new version, that is.

3/28/2008 6:48 PM  
Blogger Florence said...

oh and there are so many more!

3/29/2008 4:18 PM  
Blogger Amanda Rudow said...

Didn't Aimee sing that song? The Nuts song I mean.

3/29/2008 4:25 PM  
Blogger Elaina said...

I thought it was Sunny.
And I also think that was the vocal that nearly sent a skittish FGA into a car crash.
Remember that Grapevine un-testimony?

3/31/2008 2:59 PM  
Blogger Florence said...

It is Sunny.
I have NO idea what you're talking about, Elaina.

3/31/2008 3:22 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

no way flo ur nuts, that dance some more song is absolutely brilliant i sing it all the time in the shower and feel really good about myself

3/31/2008 5:01 PM  
Blogger Amanda Rudow said...

ohhhh right... it was Sunny.
haven't heard that song in so long...

3/31/2008 7:47 PM  
Anonymous kenfrog said...

uh-oh. persecution...Personally I don't like the song either...anyone wanna pounce and eat?

4/03/2008 12:36 AM  
Anonymous kenfrog said...

oh wait...did you possibly mean "nuts" in a good connotation?

Like pistachios. Thank you.

4/03/2008 12:37 AM  
Anonymous steve said...

thats a pretty cool song actally....
BUT yeah the melody line is pretty creative

4/03/2008 7:49 AM  
Blogger Florence said...

Oh yes, nuts in the very best possible way.
I can just imagine Sunny going in there and ripping the place up with all of her wonky ideas of things she'd like to sing just so she can smash mirrors and break glass and summon the killer whales.
I suppose it's also possible that Andrew Vee had a good idea or two. Heh.

4/03/2008 10:41 AM  
Blogger Blazing Venus said...

Oooook. I didn't write it. Andrew V did. There are some strange arpegio like parts. Those are sampled from notes I gave him to work with. Again, not my invention. Great harmonies though. Awesomely in tune. Fairly imaginative...

Florie meant nuts in a good way. But, yes, I am an absolute nut case.

4/14/2008 11:04 PM  

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