Lyrics & Knowledge Personal Pages Record Shop Auction Links Radio & Media Kids Membership Help
The Mudcat Cafesj



User Name Thread Name Subject Posted
Little Musgrave Songs that Move Powerfully (105* d) RE: Songs that Move Powerfully 16 Nov 05


Talking of Ewan MacColl, 'The Joy of Living' is both life-affirming and heartbreaking. For me, it's usually songs about resilience in the face of adversity that do it for me. Maggie Holland's 'Proper sort of Gardener has already been mentioned, but her song 'A Place Called England' is another one I struggle to sing without welling up. My friend Tracey Curtis has written a number of songs which move me, but 'Shellshocked' from her album 'If the Moon could talk' (UNLaBELLED 006) makes me weepy every time I hear it, and I tour with her frequently, and hear it a lot. I can also recommend Robb Johnson's song 'Undefeated'.


Post to this Thread -

Back to the Main Forum Page

By clicking on the User Name, you will requery the forum for that user. You will see everything that he or she has posted with that Mudcat name.

By clicking on the Thread Name, you will be sent to the Forum on that thread as if you selected it from the main Mudcat Forum page.
   * Click on the linked number with * to view the thread split into pages (click "d" for chronologically descending).

By clicking on the Subject, you will also go to the thread as if you selected it from the original Forum page, but also go directly to that particular message.

By clicking on the Date (Posted), you will dig out every message posted that day.

Try it all, you will see.