Category Archives: Songs

The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

Source: Gil Scott-Heron, ‘The Revolution Will Not Be Televised’, from Small Talk at 125th and Lenox (1970), lyrics via, adapted to match original version Text: You will not be able to stay home brother you will not be able … Continue reading

Posted in 1970s, Poetry and rhyme, Songs, USA | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Saturday Night at the Movies

Source: Barry Mann and Cynthia Weill, ‘Saturday Night at the Movies’, song recorded by The Drifters, 1964. Lyrics reproduced from Text: Well Saturday night at 8 o’clock I know where I’m gonna go I’m a gonna pick my baby … Continue reading

Posted in 1960s, Songs, USA | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment