Guilio Sacchi Tomas Milian is a monster of the human kind, a petty criminal who decides to graduate to the big time by kidnapping the daughter of a wealthy Italian businessman. Guilio shows no emotion as he blows away anyone who gets in his way, friends included. One particular scene stands out:
Dave Alvin King of California A poor 19th century guy from east of the Ohio river promises his love that he will return and marry her after he makes his fortune in the California gold rush.
That didn't work out too well for him, but it probably woudn't have been a great song if it had. This rootsy acoustic song from beautifully conjures up the era and the spirit of "Go west young man.
Out in California she's takin' off her tight red skirt The mountains out the window - they're a woman lyin' on a bed The mountains here are shaped like a woman lying naked on a bed She may be out in California, but I can't get her out of my head Out in California They killed off the Indians, they shot all the grizzly bears Out in California, they shot all the grizzly bears She just stands by the window, combing out her long black hair If a man keeps runnin', he'll run right into himself It a man keeps movin', he'll run into himself Out in California she's lyin down with somebody else Out in California Gonna buy me a Chevy, as soon as my luck turns around Gonna buy me a shotgun, soon as my luck turns around Gonna drive on back to that California town I'm sitting here drinkin' in the last bar on earth Sittin' here drinkin in the last bar on earth Out in California she's takin' off her tight red skirt" Dave Alvin and the Guilty Women California's Burning After the death of a member of his backing band, The Guilty Men, Alvin assembled a new band composed of women called The Guilty Women, whose voices add a nice dimension to his harmonies.
This song needs no explanation to those of us who have watched hillsides and homes go up in flames in the summer and fall and mudslides cover what remains the next winter California's burning, you can smell it in the air.
You may be rich or poor, but you know that fire don't care. No rain for four years, and the hills are dry and brown. Yeah, no rain for four years, and the hills are dry and brown. Yeah, well where you gonna run to when the whole wide world burns down? Black clouds are risin' and they're blockin' out the sun.
Some folks are sayin' the judgement day has come. California's burning, no one knows when it will end. California's burning, no one knows when this will end. What that fire burns down boys, we'll just build it back again. This is from their album "Homecoming.
For 30 years I wondered how those lizards got up in the air, but thanks to the imaginatiion-killing-internet I now know that they're only supposed to be cloud formations. This is one of the few songs about both California, and herps. Or at least clouds that look like herps.
Return of Xander Cage, released in Lift the top back all the way, rolling through the streets of L. Girl, do you wanna ride, ride, ride in my foreign?
We can turn up the radio, we ain't got no place to go Girl do you wanna ride? We can turn up the radio, we ain't got no place to go Girl it feels like Saturday, everyday I'm smoking loud and feeling so high I'm rolling good through my hood Getting lit like the 4th of July I got that exotic that you probably can't afford We be going up like them butterfly doors We ain't got no problems cause we counting all this cash Got a bobblehead with her metro on the dash Do you wanna ride, ride, ride in my foreign?
American Music Club A dark slow dirge off "California," a album from this San Francisco based alternative rock band. Maybe back in 75 was the cruising speed, but 85 is more like it these days, and that's in the slow lane This song is from her album "Abnormally Attracted To Sin.
I don't know what "Maybe California" means in the context of the song, but Amos fractures and repeats and stretches those six syllables like a jazz singer until the words themselves almost disappear. Allie's stomach's churning, churning, like a storm today Encinitas likes to miss me, like nobody's child.
This is another one from with a tropical house feel.As a follow-up to Tuesday’s post about the majority-minority public schools in Oslo, the following brief account reports the latest statistics on the cultural enrichment of schools in Austria.
Vienna is the most fully enriched location, and seems to be in roughly the same situation as Oslo. Many thanks to Hermes for the translation from ashio-midori.com A summary of Themes in John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of The Grapes of Wrath and what it means.
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The fact that performances of Death of a Salesman have met with acclaim throughout the world testifies to its universality: the play’s conflicts and . Can You Help to Identify This Song? This list has gotten way too long to scroll through, so Instead of trying to browse here, it's easier to go the Title List or the Artist List, browse there, then click on any "Artist" link which will take you to where a song is listed here to see comments and lyrics.
California is the subject of some of these songs, but many of them simply refer to either a. My Family's Trip to Spain - I had been to Spain before and knew it was the perfect place if you wanted sun, peace and quiet. As soon as I got off the plane I could feel the humidity and smell sweat in the air, even though the airport was air-conditioned.
Film Books Music Art & design TV & radio Stage Antony Sher as Willy Loman with Harriet Walter as his wife Linda in Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller at the Royal Shakespeare theatre.