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Song Time – The Kinks

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It’s Friday afternoon fun time people!  Hop around a little to The Kinks!

I have fairly eclectic music tastes.  This is a catchy original tune from The New Natives.  Yes, this is a shameless plug for my brother’s band.  He taught himself how to play guitar!  They shot this fun little video.  His dog is the mascot!

 

 

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15 thoughts on “Song Time – The Kinks

  1. I loved the New Natives! Definitely could have been written by the Davies brothers!! Great stuff!! While I love YouTube for tracking down loads of old favorites I grew up with, I love it even more for the scads of seriously talented musicians out there who upload videos and would otherwise be unknown. What a coincidence, I have been checking out a very imaginative, unknown band from somewhere in Oregon just before I came to this site. YouTube – what a time sink!

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  2. Hop around? Are you aiming that at me? Bad as Ark calling me Hopalong!

    One of my meagre claims to fame is that I saw The Kinks at Liverpool Empire when I was at university. Fave record has to be Lola though.

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  3. Your brother’s band is really good. Got me movin’.

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  4. New Natives. Not too shabby at all! Very ‘tight’ and good production.
    Always cool to have a rock star in the family, right? 🙂

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    • Always! 😀

      No, they’re not too bad. And they’re getting some good attention, too. They tour around fairly locally on weekends but they’ve gotten some pretty good gigs!

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  5. Love the Kinks! 😀
    What a lovely band and such a cool name for it. Tell your brother they just rock! 😀
    The mascott is way cute and adorable! Love the paintings they have on the walls. Stunning! 😀

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    • I’ll be sure to tell him! He’ll be so pleased. 😀

      Truman is a cutie. My brother’s roommate did all the artwork!

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      • Always great to see and hear music like this Ruth. They can be proud of themselves for sure. 😀

        He sounds like one and he is a great artist for sure! 😀

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