Five on Friday Set 108

Posted: Friday, February 17, 2012 by Travis Cody in
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We don't get all that chuffed about Valentines Day in the Travis and Pam abode.  If we can't get a dinner reservation...no biggie.  If we can't get away for the weekend...no biggie.  If there's no chocolates and flowers...no biggie.

Wait...yes, there is always chocolates and flowers.  What do you think I am, anyway?

Hehehe.

But the point is that Pam is not just my Lady, my love, and my life on Valentines Day.  She is every day.  She is every moment of every day.

She just is.

For Set 108, I thought I would try to tell you about that feeling in music. 

It can be sweet.  It can be silly.  It can be surprising.  It can be inexplicable.  It can be maddening.  It can be raw and full of lust.  It can be quiet and comfortable.

It is never boring.

Here, There, and Everywhere, written by Sir Paul McCartney, released by The Beatles in 1966


Do You Want To Dance, written by Bobby Freeman, released by Bette Midler in 1972


Songbird, written by Christine McVie, released by Fleetwood Mac in 1977


Iris, written by John Rzeznik, released by The Goo Goo Dolls in 1998


Light as the Breeze, written by Leonard Cohen, released by Billy Joel in 1995


If you'd like to join in, here are the guidelines:

1. Grab the banner, make your post title Five on Friday, and be sure to link back here.
2. Go to Playlist.com to make your Set of five songs. You may choose a particular theme to share with us, or post random tunes if that's your vibe for the day. You can simply post the Set, or you can add a little summary about what you are sharing.
2a. Don't feel restricted by the tracks listed on Playlist.com. And don't be discouraged if the Embed code won't work. You're welcome to use any type of media to share your Sets.
3. Be sure to sign Mr Linky so everyone can visit your Set.
4. No tags, but feel free to invite your friends to play along if they need a post topic on a Friday.

Go forth and enjoy music!

14 comments:

  1. I'll listen to these tonight or tomorrow, Travis - already looks like a great set.

  1. Jamie says:

    A beautiful tribute to a lovely lady. Thank you for sharing.

  1. Iris is one of my and Lana's songs!

  1. Jean says:

    Isn't love grand? What a great tribute to your special lady.

  1. Akelamalu says:

    Beautiful tribute to your lady love Trav and great choice of music.

  1. Cherie says:

    That's the way it should be!

  1. What a good relatinship. Way to go! Great music too. Wishing you a Happy Everyday!

  1. Wonderful words before the great music.

    OK, I have been away for a few weeks, but will be back on Friday with another FIVE ON FRIDAY!

  1. what a great set you have this week.

  1. Linda says:

    Awwww, I just love how you love your lady!

    I didn't play this week due to recent events and the death of my friend but I plan on getting back into the groove and joining in on a more regular basis. Honest!

  1. WOW. Fantastic set, Travis. The Goo Goo Dolls one was my favorite, but they all worked together beautifully.

  1. Ivanhoe says:

    Awwwww... that was so sweet. Lucky couple!
    Love me some Fleetwood Mac!

  1. TopChamp says:

    Now having been internet-less for a little over a week I have not heard these but as they're youtubes and therefore accessible by me I will definitely be back tonight to listen to all of them!

    P.s. Did you know it's now exactly 6 weeks til I visit America again? Excited? Me??!