Music and Memories Blog

The Music and Memories Blog will take you for a stroll down memory lane every time you come to visit! Rediscover the musical classics and immerse yourself in the memories of a simpler time and place. This is Americana at its best!

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Roosevelts New Deal: The Signs and Times of the W.P.A.

Roosevelts New Deal was a federal bailout program for desperate U.S. citizens during the depression. The W.P.A. however, had its critics. What exactly did these workers do? Read more about...

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Romantic Love Songs: What Makes A Great Love Song?

Romantic love songs must have a gripping combo of words, music and reality in order to make a name for itself.

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Popeye the Sailor Man: Revenge for the Man on the Flying Trapeze!

Popeye the Sailor Man loved his spinach and his girl, Olive Oil. The man on the flying trapeze who tried to steal her away didn't know who he was up against...you've gotta see this!

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Oldies Music Lyrics: Bill Bailey, Ain't She Sweet?

Oldies music lyrics have an innocent charm about them - proof positive that lyrics don't have to be edgy to be ever-popular. Check out a few of the top oldies lyrics here....

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Music During World War 2 - Memory From A Veteran

You won't find more compelling music during world war 2 than this true story from a veteran. Read about it here!

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Mrs Murphys Chowder: How Did the Overalls Get Into That Stew?

Mrs Murphys Chowder is a funny old folk tune ever popular with the young folk of every generation. Here are the lyrics...

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List Broadway Musicals: T - Z of the Classy Classics from Old Broadway!

List Broadway musicals T - Z brings you many more famous musicals, movies and show tunes from the classic Broadway era.

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Kate Smith God Bless America

Kate Smith God Bless America is one of the best well-known patriotic songs of all time....

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Kaiser Wilhelm II:

Kaiser Wilhelm II was the unpopular German Emperor who was in power during World War I. Soldiers made up verses to describe their distaste for the leader.....

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The Isms: Simply Explained!

The isms, or political systems and beliefs of government, can seem complicated. Here's a simple way to remember them!

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