Growing up, this was always one of my favorite songs – now whenever I hear it, I think about summertime when I was a kid:
I just fell in love with this arrangement by The Nylons when I heard it many years ago – it’s just 4 guys singing a cappella with a little percussion on back-up (I bought a couple of their albums because of this one song):
Someone at one of the blogs that I visit posted this today, which is what inspired today’s post – this is just so much fun. Cello players are totally awesome:
Hope today’s musical selections put a little pep in your step! Have a great weekend –
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My Mild-Mannered Alter Ego:
Stalk Me (you’ll be bored):
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