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Song Of The Day – What’s Going On by Donny Hathaway

From the album ‘Live’ (1972)

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Essential Listening: Marvin Gaye – What’s Going On [Deluxe Edition] (2001)

On “What’s Going On” as you approach the end of ‘Right On’ you’re already in complete agreement with Marvin’s lament at society’s incremental dystopia caused by ideological factionism, and of his will not to be cowed into pessimism. You’ve been carried … Continue reading

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Song Of The Day – Right On by Marvin Gaye

From the album ‘What’s Going On’ (1971)

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Essential Listening: Todd Rundgren – Something/Anything? (1972)

A while ago I discovered a blog called ‘Music Ruined My Life’. As it was a blog full of albums and how these had shaped the author’s musical taste, and therefore life, it made the title glib and ironic. However, … Continue reading

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