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Finding Songs Or Lyrics Online

Darryl Roberts (5330) · [archive]
Style: Other · Level: Beginner · Tempo: 120
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You always catch it on the radio right near the end...you know a line or two, but not the title or artist. You're going nuts because nobody seems to know what you're talking about. What to do, what to do?

Let me share something that works at least 90% of the time for me. I'll hear a few words...no chorus, of course, just a bridge or part of a verse. I will literally go nuts until I find out who and what it is. So, to spare the world from having to experience an insane me, I go to one of my favorite search engines...it doesn't really matter which, just pick one you like. Then armed only with the few words I already know, I prepare to do battle.

Let's say, for example, I caught a snippet of a song. All I can remember is, "...all my troubles seemed so far away, now I need a place to hide away." Well, I just happen to think that sounds pretty neato, so I have to find out who it is. I go to Google (or Yahoo or AltaVista or whatever the heck search engine I feel like), and I type in:

all troubles seemed far away now need place hide away

You'll notice I left out some extraneous words that the search engine would have ignored anyway. If I were to do this on Google, I would get results something like this:

After you check this out, hit your "Back" button to get to WholeNote. I hope this is helpful!