Our Pandemic Playlist

Good stuff.

THE SHINBONE STAR

Most of our staff is old so we know what this is, even if you don’t!

As the COVID-19 shutdown continues, many of us are finding solace in music. The Shinbone Star staff has come up with a dozen favorite songs that are helping get us through.

Some of these tunes have taken on a special meaning in this pandemic crisis. Others are here just because we like them. And if some of these selections seem to be of a certain vintage — so are we!

Just click on any or all of the links below to listen to a YouTube version of the song.

“Don’t Get Around Much Anymore” (Music by Duke Ellington, lyrics by Bob Russell) “Thought I’d visit the club/
Got as far as the door.” We can all relate.
LINK

“I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry” (Hank Williams) A country classic from one of the greats. The…

View original post 378 more words

Published by Nathaniel R. "Nat" Helms

Nathaniel R Helms is a military author, writer and blogger, former reporter at AP and the defunct St. Louis Globe-Democrat newspaper and assignment editor at ABC-owned Channel 2 in St. Louis. He lives with his wife and dog in St. Charles, MO. His book "My Men Are My Heroes: The Brad Kasal Story", Meridian Publications, (2007), is now in its second printing at Naval Institute Press (2012) during its 12-year run. Helms and co-author Maj. Haytham Faraj, Maj. USMC (Ret.) wrote "No Time For The Truth: The Haditha Incident And The Search For Justice", Arcade, NYC (2012). He recently added "Numba One - Numba Ten: A Vietnam War Novel," and three other books on sale in paperback and e-book on Kindle and Nook at Amazon.com.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: