Melanie (Safka) speaks out

It Boils Down to This  My Dear Ones,It boils down to this. And I’m always looking for that this. “Oh how simplistic, Melanie,” you say. But there must be an underlying cause for war, inhumanity, cruel behavior, sometimes disguised as “those are the rules”. Crazy laws get put into place, turning perfectly nice people into criminals and otherMeer lezen over “Melanie (Safka) speaks out”

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Is Love A Verb?

IS LOVE A VERB Love for people Is the most wonderful thing Love is the best thing there is For all people Love If love is a word Then what is love Is love a word you know Is love a word you feel Love soothes the heart Love fills the gap Love gets youMeer lezen over “Is Love A Verb?”

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The art of racing in the rain

Een van de laatste keren dat ik Melanie sprak in haar huis in Nashville was ze dit boek aan het lezen: The art of racing in the rain door Garth Stein. “In Mongolia, when a dog dies, he is buried high in the hills so people cannot walk on his grave. The dog’s master whispers intoMeer lezen over “The art of racing in the rain”

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Lovers Lullaby – Melanie (Safka Schekeryk)

LOVERS LULLABY (ONE DREAM OF YOU) Written by Melanie Safka Schekeryk And when I remember how good your love feels The real world goes slipping away And though it’s just dreaming I make your love true And I trade in this real world for one dream of you I go to a clearing in theMeer lezen over “Lovers Lullaby – Melanie (Safka Schekeryk)”

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Peter Schekeryk

Het is morgen een maand geleden dat Melanie’s man Peter Schekeryk aan een hartaanval overleed. Zolang ik Melanie kende kende ik Peter. Al vanaf 1969 was Peter haar man en haar producer. Hij had haar ontdekt en was de vader van haar kinderen. Peter produceerde al haar platen. Haar leven was zijn leven. Ik leerdeMeer lezen over “Peter Schekeryk”

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Melanie : WOODSTOCK IS A LIVING THING

WOODSTOCK IS A LIVING THING Woodstock, the culmination of a notion~ people coexisting in harmony, consideration with music art and beauty interwoven into every day life. All the makings of Peace and Love, and not just ‘as’ catch phrase or a kitch emblem on a tie dye t-shirt Somehow Woodstock seemed to beckon as anMeer lezen over “Melanie : WOODSTOCK IS A LIVING THING”

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>Melanie European Tour

> 2007 27 APR Capitol Schwerin Germany 2007 26 APR Kongresshalle Husum Germany 2007 25 APR Staatstheater Oldenburg Germany 2007 20 APR Lucky & Co. Rijssen Netherlands ! 2007 10 APR De Schalm Veldhoven Netherlands 2007 07 APR Cultureel Centrum Leopoldsburg Belgium 2007 05 APR Theater ’t Kielzog Hoogezand Netherlands 2007 03 APR De MeentheMeer lezen over “>Melanie European Tour”

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>Taking a bath

> More wonderful lyrics of the one and only Melanie, the most underestimated songwriter of her generation: TAKING A BATHWords and music by Melanie Safka Oh I feel grotty.The scent of my bodyreminds me of dishwater left overnight.Old salty eyes lookin’ for light… Oh this old dresshas been cried in and lied inand sweated andMeer lezen over “>Taking a bath”

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