The FCF Musical Advent Calendar 2020

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While I was researching Little Feat, autosuggest came up with this group. Don't blame me - it was the machine wot made me do it.

Little Mix - Sweet Melody

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Limp Bizkit. Massacring Lalo Schifrin's theme to Mission Impossible

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I had no idea what these sounded like so I took the first suggestion. Linkin Park - Faint

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Paul-R wrote:
11 Dec 2020, 11:43
I had no idea what these sounded like so I took the first suggestion. Linkin Park - Faint

I heard so many negative comments about them that I passed them by.
Listening to that, it was the right thing to do. Not 'Faint' enough.

Same with 'Little Mix' - and so many of the other offerings, mainly mine.

I generally try to pick ones I know - from my catalogue. Unfortunately they are mostly single artists, either singers or instrumentalists, so a very limited pool to choose from.
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Paul-R wrote:
11 Dec 2020, 08:40
A decade earlier than that we have Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers with Why Do Fools Fall In Love.

Sorry Paul, consistency strikes, I carded Steve yesterday for a track that should have been in the "A"s so this should have been in the "F"s for the same reason!! It won't be counted!!
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Lonesome River Band
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Lamb with the gorgeous Gorecki

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Lick The Tins - Can't Help Falling in Love

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Living Colour - Love Rears Its Ugly Head

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Level 42's gone probably my only "L" band. Put up "love Games" on the PE Jukebox, which would have been the track I selected, and enjoyed listening through the album.
What obvious one are left

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I think one of the songs from the second group was a classic and worthy of an advent calendar spot.
But I'm going back in time to Little Walter and his Jukes.....classic blues in the raw.



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Latin Quarter - Radio Africa

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NewcastleFalcon wrote:
11 Dec 2020, 17:37
What obvious one are left

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I think one of the songs from the second group was a classic and worthy of an advent calendar spot.
Regards Neil
I assume you are referring to this track but just in case I'll include a famous cover they did after:



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And I believe the first group Neil highlighted were responsible for this:

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That brings back memories of Arlington Raceway and the banger and stock car racing :)