I’m trying. I’m trying really, really hard. But this year, getting in that holiday mood, feeling the ‘Christmas Spirit’ seems harder than usual. But I am trying. But I’m feeling more like poor depressed Charlie Brown than I’m comfortable with.
More Stevie Wonder for your ear pleasure today…Is there such a thing as too much Stevie Wonder? No, there is not.Well, at least you get up to his 1980’s recordings and beyond…Stevie’s a musical treasure, but I don’t think I’m going to ruffle too many feathers if I say that the quality of his output started to seriously suffer after about 1980. But that’s ok, because we still have his 60’s and massive 70’s work to fall back to.
I have another playlist rule I’d like to share with you: A little Motown never hurts any playlist. And when it comes to summer music, Motown is a must. Here’s the first of several classic Motown tracks I’ll be adding to the Songs of Summer List, ‘Sir Duke‘ by Stevie Wonder.