Category Archives: Songs and Lyrics

Stone are My Walls

I got into an argument with the missus, who claimed that the performances on the Shai Dorsai! CD were different from those on the Songs of the Dorsai album from 1983. I claimed they were exactly the same and used … Continue reading

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MERP: Westward, to the Misty Mountains

I thought we working our way through the MERP module, Goblin-Gate and Eagle’s Eyrie from ICE. Our DM of course is a tricky fellow and has created his own adventures around the same locations, so there are no spoilers below. … Continue reading

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Baby Cakes – Role Play Tournament (Be Aggressive)

It is the holiday season, and so of course this started running through my head. Enjoy! Be aggressive, B-E aggressive. Be aggressive, B-E aggressive. Just one girlie at the tourney and it’s kill or be killed. The Dungeon Master is … Continue reading

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The Seventh Seal by Scott Walker

I stumbled onto this song during my expeditions into the depths of YouTube. An over-produced bit of weirdness from the 1960s, but for some reason it grows on me. So I’m sharing it out for you folks, who might dig … Continue reading

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Nerd Music

Ok, I just have to share this site I just found. The site is 20-sided Rhymes, and it includes full downloads of some great D&D nerd music. The king of this genre is MC Frontalot, with my favorite rhyme being … Continue reading

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The Wizard of Macke Town

Another oldie but goodie (1986) from Bill Sutton, Robin Petrie, & Catherine Cook:

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A Grazing Mace

A silly fun song. The words in the video are slightly different those I knew, which are below: A Grazing Mace A grazing mace, how sweet the blow That killed a wretch like me. I once was up but now … Continue reading

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For the Need of the One

This is an oldie but a goodie, before they brought Spock back from the dead. Ignore Kirk’s toupee and enjoy the tune from Julia Ecklar. For the Need of the One Julia Ecklar You were there for those reasons uncounted, … Continue reading

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You’ve Got to Pick-a-Pocket or Two (from Oliver, 1968)

That same college friend also introduced me to the musical Oliver. Great stuff, and especially this song, which should be a thief’s theme song. [FAGIN (spoken)] You see, Oliver… [sung] In this life, one thing counts In the bank, large … Continue reading

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Silver Horn (JF Murphy & Salt, 1972)

Back in my college days, a friend of mine had a stack of old LPs. This was on one of them, a live performance by JF Murphy & Salt. I have an mp3 of my old taped version of that … Continue reading

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