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  1. Generate play-lists (a game) - rules of engagement

    Background and basics:

    I saw this one elsewhere, and it is very popular. Someone posts a subject, and the first fitting song. The next one posts song #2 that meets the theme, and so on until #10. The poster who adds #10 gets to choose the new subject (and the first song) - if he/she does not post a new theme within 30 minutes, anyone else can start the new theme.

    Example:

    Theme starter:

    Theme = money
    1. Money (Pink Floyd)
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    Updated Dec-06-2019 at 21:20 by Art Rock

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  2. In Memoriam André Previn (1929-2019)

    This month’s Vinyl’s Revenge is our final tribute to notable musicians who have left us in 2019. After a pair of Austrian pianists, we offer today a tip of the hat to the German-born American “triple threat” pianist, composer and conductor André Previn.

    According to his obituary in the Guardian on line:

    The conductor, composer and pianist André Previn, who has died aged 89, was not only among the most charismatic performers of his day, but also enjoyed one of the
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  3. In Memoriam Jörg Demus (1928-2019)

    This week’s Once Upon the Internet playlist, like our last post on Paul Badura-Skoda, features assorted downloads (mainly from the old MP3.COM) of works featuring Jörg Demus, a fellow Austrian pianist oif the same generation who also passed away earlier this year. He has released over 350 LPs and over 200 CDs, focusing on German items such as Bach, Mozart and Schumann, and has received international acclaim.

    He entered the Vienna Academy of Music at the age of 11, and received instruction
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