Tuesday, August 2, 2011

A sleepless night and a great cover

For some reason I couldn't sleep last night. So I decided I would listen to some music. I listened to a bunch of radio stations throughout the night and at about 5am I tuned my local Pacifica station. And right at the top of the hour they played one of the best cover songs I have ever heard. It's Al Green's classic Let's Stay Together covered by Tuck & Patti.. Check it out and let me know what you think! And now I think I'm going to try and get a couple of hours sleep.





6 comments:

Jason said...

Hey Val!

Tuck & Patti can do now wrong in my book, Patti can sing the phone book and it will sound good.

I saw them in DC recently and they were dynamite, and man, can Tuck play that guitar.

Val said...

Hi Jason!

Well between this song and your recommendation I'm def going to listen to more T&P. And you are right, she can sing and he can play amazingly well.

BigmacInPittsburgh said...

Glad to see you're back posting,first time hearing of these two,thanks!

Val said...

Hi BigMac

Yep, I'm back, I think. Ha!

You are welcome.

Daij said...

Welcome back!

I've never heard of them before. I liked it.

Val said...

@Daij

Thanks! Nice find wasn't it!

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Soldier Of Love

I've lost the use of my heart
But I'm still alive
Still looking for the life
The endless pool on the other side
It's a wild wild west
I'm doing my best

I'm at the borderline of my faith,
I'm at the hinterland of my devotion
In the frontline of this battle of mine
But I'm still alive

I'm a soldier of love.
Every day and night
I'm soldier of love
All the days of my life

I've been torn up inside (oh!)
I've been left behind (oh!)
So I ride
I have the will to survive

In the wild wild west,
Trying my hardest
Doing my best
To stay alive

I am love's soldier!

I wait for the sound
(oooh oohhh)

I know that love will come (that love will come)
Turn it all around

I'm a soldier of love (soldier of love)
Every day and night
I'm a soldier of love
All the days of my life

I am lost
But I don't doubt (oh!)
So I ride
I have the will to survive

In the wild wild west,
Trying my hardest
Doing my best
To stay alive

I am love's soldier!

I wait for the sound

I know that love will come
I know that love will come
Turn it all around

I'm a soldier of love
I'm a soldier

Still waiting for love to come
Turn it all around
(4x)

I'm a soldier of love
I'm a soldier

Still waiting for love to come
Turn it all around
(3x)

Still waiting for love to come

Miss Keri Baby!

Tracee!

Solange!

Solange!
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un·for·get·ta·ble: Earning a permanent place in the memory; memorable: an unforgettable experience.

Alicia says...

Rest in Peace Mitrice

Rest in Peace Mitrice
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