Van Morrison

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Chris Cornell Covers Van Morrison, Cat Stevens, Mashes Up U2 and Metallica at NY Concert

He explained that he played “Crazy Love” for his wife (who was sitting in the front row with their children) at their engagement party, and then thanked his mother-in-law — who was hanging out at side stage — for allowing him to marry her daughter. Later on in the show, he covered another mellow classic from the same year, Cat Stevens’ “Trouble” — another far cry from the harder songs Cornell used to cover and name-check.

11/18/2013

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Van Morrison Re-Release of ‘Moondance’

One of my Mom’s favorites was Van Morrison. I can remember her asking me if I had his music and if I could find some songs for her to have on her computer and on […]

94.5 KOOL FM–07/18/2013

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Van Morrison For Mom

I’m not sure why, but I had my Mom on my mind this morning. My mother passed away very unexpectedly a few years ago, and I’m not sure I have fully dealt with losing her […]

94.5 KOOL FM–05/23/2013

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Don Was To Van Morrison: ‘Write Some Songs That Mean Something To You’

Last year saw the quiet release of Van Morrison‘s 34th album, Born To Sing: No Plan B. One of the reasons that it didn’t get a lot of press was that Van historically isn’t fond […]

01/03/2013

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Van Morrison to Release New Album this October

To call Van Morrison prolific is a bit of an understatement. Since releasing his debut solo album “Blowin’ Your Mind!” in 1967, the Irish singer-songwriter has released 33 studio albums and a number of live albums. Now he’ll release his 34th album, “Born To Sing: No Plan B,” on October 2.

06/26/2012

Van Morrison - Have I Told You Lately (Mercury, 1989)

Forgotten Favorites: Van Morrison And “Have I Told You Lately”

Have I told you lately that I love you? But, of course, I do.

01/07/2012

Catchiest Pop Song Of All-Time

Here at KOOL, we play a whole bunch of catchy songs.  I couldn’t imagine having to pick the catchiest!  I’ll leave THAT to the scientists.  Oh, you think I’m kidding.  The study actually exists!  Dr. […]

10/04/2011

Going For The Gold: The Bay City Rollers’ “Saturday Night”

The lone gold record in the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bay City Rollers[/lastfm] repertoire was just one of a vast number of hits by the songwriting team of Bill Martin and Phil Coulter.

05/03/2011

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