Bones

Bones

A whimsical little song by Paul Dillon, local Mornington Peninsula musician and entertainer.

Country Life

Country Life

Country LifeNov 24, 2020 The Watersons sang Country Life on their 1975 Topic record For Pence and Spicy Ale.  Idyllic songs, praising country pleasures, mostly belong to a time before the agricultural revolution of the 18th and early 19th centuries turned the...
Rita May

Rita May

Bob Dylan wrote Rita May in 1976 with Jacques Levy. Dylan only played the song once in public, on 3 May 1976.

Favourite Person Ever

Favourite Person Ever

‘My Favourite Person’ is both a whimsical take on deeper themes of life and love through good times and bad.

For Your Love

For Your Love

In 1958, Ed Townsend took his ballad, “For Your Love” to Capitol Records, hoping to interest Nat “King” Cole, but, impressed with his voice, Capitol signed him to record it himself.

Sea Cruise

Sea Cruise

Ace Records erased Huey Smith’s vocal track from “Sea Cruise” and replaced it with a vocal track by the white singer Frankie Ford. The song was a hit for Ford.