Discussion in 'A Song For You: The Carpenters Forum' started by Dave, Feb 24, 2008.
I switched on smooth radio last week and yesterday once more
Thanks for the nod, theninjarabbit! Your memory is accurate. I called TJ Lubinsky's program on two separate occasions, and TJ was welcoming and enthusiastic. Jim Pierson was featured on one of those occasions. The appreciation shown to Carpenters was palpable. I'm usually tied up Friday nights, so I don't get to listen as often. But I am so glad to hear that Carpenters' love (and A Kind of Hush love) is a regular feature. Take care, Friend!
Yesterday,Carpenters heard in Congress....
Here:'Hanging around, nothing to do but frown...'
"As House members assembled in their chamber this morning for their expected 9 a.m. session,
which ended up starting about 15 minutes late, Rep. Tom Loertscher, R-Iona, regaled them with
“Rainy Days and Mondays” by the Carpenters,
thanks to a bright-yellow speaker attached to his laptop that he set on his House desk.
Among the lyrics: “Hanging around, nothing to do but frown. Rainy days and Mondays always get me down…”
Reviewer shows some love for the Carpenters at the 1:33 mark in this audio gear review: