Category Archives: Shuffling on My iPod

Shuffling On My iPod: Mama Cass Elliot

Today, in addition to being the day that Adam West burst into the world, is also the birthday of the one and only Mama Cass Elliot. The brassy songbird from the classic 60’s band The Mamas & The Papas would have been 63 today if she hadn’t passed away tragically in 1974.

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Shuffling On My iPod: Sam Smith

Sam Smith feat A$AP Rocky – I’m Not The Only One

Shuffling On My iPod: Eminem

Guts Over Fear – Eminem feat. Sia

Shuffling On My iPod: Jazmine Sullivan

Back from her 2011 self-imposed hiatus from making music, Miss Sullivan is making soulful tunes like she never left. All it takes is an acoustic guitar and that distinctly powerful voice to produce magic like she does on her new song “Stupid Girls” (which she sang at a barber shop in New Orleans during the Essence Music Festival for NPR).
That girl can sang!babylawd
Jazmine Sullivan – Stupid Girls (NPR Live Performance)

Shuffling On My iPod: Duffy

Duffy – Stepping Stone (Live on Later With Jools Holland)

What happened to Duffy? She was all the rage as a non-hot mess alternative to Amy Winehouse, she had a hit record and then she just disappeared. She needs to make a return because I loved “Rockferry”.

Shuffling On My iPod: Röyksopp & Robyn

Röyksopp & Robyn – Do It Again

Shuffling On My iPod: Lady

Lady – Karma

It’s good to know that something good has come from my suffering through this final season of TRUE BLOOD, namely it is where I heard this kick-ass song for the first time.