Music

Valentine’s Day Playlist for Boomers

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February 14, 2014
Valentine's Day Songs

When love is in the air, there's nothing like a love song to take those romantic feelings and drive them right to your heart.
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GO Directly To Beautiful: The Carole King Musical

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December 29, 2013
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Attention BA50s! If you like Carole King you’ll love this Broadway show.
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BA50′s Favorite Videos: Orange is the New Black’s X-Mas Medley

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December 20, 2013

Fans of the hit TV series, Orange is the New Black, will be thrilled to see Taystee and Crazy Eyes singing and dancing in this great Christmas video. (And they do a terrific job!) What, you didn’t know they were just acting on the show?!?   Another of one BA50′s Favorite Videos! Return Home
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Rock On, Pretty Baby!

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October 11, 2013
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I vow to reclaim that inner Pretty Baby. It is time to write our own verses and if we must, our own song.
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We’re Not Too Old For the MTV Awards

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August 26, 2013
BA50's Love MTV

You want to get into your kids heads – understand what the generation we have raised are thinking about and what moves them
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Still Feeling The Earth Move

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August 2, 2013
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“I feel the earth move under my feet; I feel the sky tumbling down.”  When Carole King, the legendary singer/songwriter, belted out these words at a fundraiser this Spring, I felt myself tumbling through time. This inimitable song from Tapestry, King’s 1971 best-selling album of all-time, has been emblazoned in my memory for the
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Cyndi Lauper Still Just Wants to Have Fun

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June 19, 2013
still great at 60, cindy lauper

More than fun! At 60, she's a Broadway Tony winner for Best Musical Score with rave reviews.
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The Soundtrack To My Life

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February 9, 2013
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Pictures may show me I was there, but songs make me remember what it felt like.
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Letter to Frank Sinatra

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February 5, 2013
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On this Valentine’s Day, I want to thank you with love, Mr. Sinatra, for sharing your extraordinary gifts with us.
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Your Myers-Briggs for Music 2013

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January 7, 2013
Your Myers-Briggs for Music 2013

A list to get you started, get you caught up, or add to what you already have.
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Playlist For Your Hip Holiday Party

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December 11, 2012
Playlist For Your Hip Holiday Party

Chill martini music is great for a dinner party. A bit more beat works for a cocktail party.
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Summer Music List

Summer Music

New music to check out for summer.
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Dear Mom, You Rock.

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I'm actually like you... a 54-year-old mother of four, living in Chicago with my husband. an empty nester and a boomer. Probably the only difference is, I started a music business five years ago that’s been my passion.
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Color It Purple – Valslist Music for this week

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March 6, 2012
Color It Purple – Valslist Music for this week

Color it Purple (Listen in iTunes) ADD A SPLASH, BE REMARKABLE. New artists to Valslist: The Radio Dept., The Constellations. Valslist favorite artists: Paul Simon, Beady Eye, Rubblebucket, Florence + The Machine, Otis Taylor, Homelife, Little Big Town, The Radio Dept., The New Pornographers, Young Galaxy, Lenny Kravitz, Yeah Yeah Yeahs. Vintage tracks by
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OSCARS :: The Story Line – Valslist

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February 21, 2012
The Oscars Val's Picks

OSCARS :: The Story Line (Listen in iTunes) EACH TRACK REPRESENTS A NOMINATED FILM (chosen by Val) – Crystalfilm by Little Dragon (The Artist), The Fear by Ben Howard (The Iron Lady), Play the Fool by Miles to Dayton (Young Adult), If All The Stars Were Falling by Ally Macleod (Tree of Life), Those
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Mid Life – Valslist

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January 20, 2012
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Mid Life (Listen in iTunes) SONGS THAT UNDERSTAND. New to Valslist: Camper Van Beethoven, Land of Talk, Rob Jungklas, Kasey Chambers, Gustavo Santaolalla, David Nail. Valslist favorites: Donovan, Smashing Pumpkins, Architecture In Helsinki, Everest, Bon Iver, Wilco, Martin Sexton. Vintage tracks by Bruce Springsteen, Jon Secada. New playlists every Friday. JUST LISTEN.   Return
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WORKOUT :: Get Up & Go

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January 10, 2012
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To start your resolutions off right! THIS WILL GET YOU OFF THE COUCH. GO RUN OR DANCE. Faves by Chris Brown, Two Door Cinema Club, Loona, Coldplay, Rihanna, Gorillaz, The Cave Singers, David Guetta, Lil Wayne, Ellie Goulding, Tinie Tempah, Lupe Fiasco, Flo Rida, Bingo Players. Vintage tracks by Eric Clapton, Genesis. JUST LISTEN.
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‘Tis the Season for a Nap by Valslist – BA50′s Music Columnist

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January 3, 2012
Roaring Christmas

Misery loves company. So I'd really like to thank the ones who verbalized their holiday frustration within my ear shot this week.
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Our New Music Column: Val’s List

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December 26, 2011
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A big loud baby boomer drum roll to www.Valslist.com, our new music column.
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