Tag Archives: Jim Croce

Confused?

Pulled from That Little Voice Sitting on the side of the highway waiting to catch speeding drivers, a State Police Officer sees a car puttering along at 22 MPH. He thinks to himself, this driver is just as dangerous as … Continue reading

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Tomorrow

Accurate and to the point: Thanks to Kurt over at CulturalOffering, where you never know what you will find, but it will always be worth the visit. Since it is a throwback Thursday, let’s look back at tomorrow. Jim and … Continue reading

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Essential Mixes — Jim Croce

I am working towards fulfilling my contractural obligation as a contributing columnsist over at Cultural Offering, Music Division. Read about Jim Croce here.  Jim Croce         I could  write a book about Croce. Unfortunately, I don’t have the … Continue reading

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Nobody Gives A Damn Anyway

Who remembers Jim Croce? I’ve never forgotten. Jim died when I was thirteen, but I remember the day and where I was when we heard the news….8th grade library period, the morning of Friday September 21, 1973.  I was an … Continue reading

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Every Time

Another day gone by. Another day of decisions that I knew would be bad for my body I made them anyway Tonight, I hurt When am I going to learn to say “No”? Like Dirty Harry says, “A good man … Continue reading

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That Was Not Me

What a great duo Jim Croce and Maury Muehleisen were. Forty-one years later….I must be getting old….. twelve at the time. I wish I was his best ol’ ex-friend. The story behind operator. May he rest in peace.

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Is It Over Yet?

Have you ever had one of those days where it seems that almost nothing goes the way you expect? Of course, we all have… it was a rhetorical question. You are going your merry way, doing your job and from … Continue reading

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No One Ever Had A Rainbow…

…until they had the rain A reflection of my mood tonight….. Jim Croce…what a great talent…..

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Thursday

Another Jim Croce story Thursday, by Jim Croce Well, it started out just like a dream And like a dream I knew that what we had Would have to end I was lookin’ for a lifetime lover And you were … Continue reading

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Careful Man

After a long weekend….music for a new week. From the late, great Jim Croce

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Music for a Saturday Morning, Pt. 2

Earlier this year, one of my cyber-pals, Tom Roeser died. Read about it here. Tom was a brilliant columnist/executive/talk show host from the Chicago area and he would often start off his blog/column with making reference to the topic he … Continue reading

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See, There Is A Reason To Do This…Really

The title says it all. It’s great to know that people actually read this blog and even better to find out that something they read on this blog caused them to take a ride in the country…… You may recall … Continue reading

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Saturday Nite Oldies

Jim Croce was another one of those musicians who was cut down in his prime. Not by drugs, but by an airplane. This is a very early Croce song….Gunga Din. The other night Doug, Master of Eclecticity and I were … Continue reading

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