12.29.2013

Styx and the Contemporary Youth Orchestra - Crystal Ball

   When I was a kid, my grandparents lived about 30 minutes away.  Each Sunday, we'd usually go visit them in an brown, two-door '84 Oldsmobile Cutlass (I think).  It was a big car.  There were 3 of us boys.  Maybe one of us up front and two in the back seat.  We'd pile in and endure the long ride to Grandma & Grandpa's house.  But on the way, we'd always listen to the radio.  This is where I was first exposed to music.   Anyway, I spent a lot of time hearing early 80s pop/rock.  One of the bands that I must have heard a lot was Styx.  Here's a song that made an indelible mark on me:



12.25.2013

Randy smiles

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tmY9Lv9lnMk&feature=youtube_gdata_player

12.14.2013

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