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    This is "Dreaming Of You", a 2002 hit for UK...

    This is "Dreaming Of You", a 2002 hit for UK indie rock band The Coral, done with a pair of ukes, a glockenspiel, and The Dreaded Harmonica.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mKcUauRgjk8

    My...
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    My capodile has arrived. Thanks Del! Actually it...

    My capodile has arrived. Thanks Del! Actually it arrived a couple of days ago... it looks great, and hopefully I'll get a chance to try it properly soon and post a video with it :).

    (You are way...
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    Here's another metaphor for sleep that I often...

    Here's another metaphor for sleep that I often end up singing to myself when I take the sleeper train from Scotland to London.

    Written by Malvina Reynolds, and most famously (at least, to me)...
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    I thought I should atone for inflicting a Rick...

    I thought I should atone for inflicting a Rick Astley song on you, so here's a Tom Waits song that expresses a similar sentiment in a rather different way. It's a Bawler from Orphans: Brawlers,...
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    Did you miss my rickrolling or was it just too...

    Did you miss my rickrolling or was it just too horrifying? I can't say I'd blame you. Hopefully I'll make up for it with a proper song in the next couple of days :).

    EDIT: That's interesting, the...
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    Here's a folk song, about someone who's sure of...

    Here's a folk song, about someone who's sure of his feelings:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IH7RI5SVnOQ&feature=youtu.be

    This popped into my head and I couldn't get it out, so now you have...
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    The chap in this Tom Petty song certainly seems...

    The chap in this Tom Petty song certainly seems sure of himself...


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=14xLk1q-69E

    Unlike the narrator, I'm not completely sure about the chords in the chorus, but...
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    That's the one :). Here's another one for this...

    That's the one :). Here's another one for this season, a Flanders and Swann song about a week of domestic upheaval:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cxnDN5xvbDM

    This was one of the first songs...
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    Sorry to interrupt the proceedings, but I have...

    Sorry to interrupt the proceedings, but I have another puzzle for you, which I hope is not too tricky to solve: S 484 W is P.
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    Hi all, I've just been having another listen to...

    Hi all,
    I've just been having another listen to all of your entries. I enjoyed all of them, thanks for all your contributions! In the end, we have 46 videos, of which there are, if I've counted...
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    Here's a Tom Waits song. There are four (count...

    Here's a Tom Waits song. There are four (count 'em! Four!) Sundays in this song. It's from the 2006 collection of rarities and oddities "Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers and Bastards". This one is a...
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    Here's another one that mentions all 7 D of the...

    Here's another one that mentions all 7 D of the W, Friday I'm In Love by The Cure:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3RgZtcJV6AU

    While I'm here, here's a reasonably easy one (I think): 88 K on...
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    Well I think that just about wraps it up for this...

    Well I think that just about wraps it up for this week - thanks everyone for all your contributions!

    I will have another listen to all the entries and wrap up in the next couple of days.
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    I thought I had this but I just checked and...

    I thought I had this but I just checked and counted twice as many...

    My mum keeps sending me these. Here's a musical one (although not one of the ones she's sent): 7 NA by the WS
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    Well my broadband is a little ropey today, just...

    Well my broadband is a little ropey today, just like in Stan's song... but I'll try to keep up as best I can. Still a bit of time to get your contributions in, I look forward to hearing what you come...
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    Of course I had a motive for lifting the "only...

    Of course I had a motive for lifting the "only one Dylan song" restriction, which is that I decided I wanted to have a crack at recording this one. This is "Don't Think Twice It's All Right", which...
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    Thanks for your latest contributions everyone! By...

    Thanks for your latest contributions everyone! By my reckoning, so far we have:


    18 mountain/hiking songs (of which two are Dylan songs)
    9 computers/technology songs
    8 Dylan covers

    ...
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    Here's a song by Scottish alt rockers Del Amitri,...

    Here's a song by Scottish alt rockers Del Amitri, "Nothing Ever Happens", which was their biggest hit, released in 1990. There's a computer terminal in the last verse. Perhaps a bit more tenuously,...
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    I think if my Ted Moult nonsense fits then this...

    I think if my Ted Moult nonsense fits then this definitely fits. Great to hear a Eurovision song done properly :).

    Thanks for the contributions so far everyone! I think we're seeing quite a bit...
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    I'll consider this a Turing song rather than an...

    I'll consider this a Turing song rather than an Everest song in that case :). Actually it occurs to me that "enigmatic" gets you quite a bit of Dylan, if anyone wants to go down that road...
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    Hi everyone! Good to see a nice mix of mountains,...

    Hi everyone! Good to see a nice mix of mountains, computers and Dylan covers coming in. Now that the postie has been with my ebay order, I can show you what you're playing for:

    134080

    On the...
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    Ah yes, it's often harder to have too many...

    Ah yes, it's often harder to have too many choices than too few! But it meant we got to hear an excellent Shel Silverstein song.

    If it helps, I'd love to hear some of my favourites done on...
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    It's Monday here, so I'm ready with my Dylan Wild...

    It's Monday here, so I'm ready with my Dylan Wild Card. This is Queen Jane Approximately, from Highway 61 Revisited, and it goes approximately like this:

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    Thanks everyone for your contributions today!...

    Thanks everyone for your contributions today! With Lynda's post just now, we've covered both main categories and the Happy Birthday Bob bonus theme. In fact I've added a second playlist (also linked...
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    That's totally fine! If they fit the theme anyway...

    That's totally fine! If they fit the theme anyway (and I can think of a couple that are fairly direct at least) then you don't need to play your Bob joker, as it were.

    Actually this is a good a...
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