This post is part of the Song of the Moment collection. For several years when I started blogging, I would occasionally post an obfuscated mp3 file for visitors to download without letting them know what the song was. The filename was always simply song.mp3 so when I posted a new one, the previous #sotm would be overwritten.

The previous two songs of the day, if you found them on bling, were

  • You Can’t Always Get What You Wantthe Rolling Stones
    This is truly one of the best songs ever written. Sometimes you just have to say the title over and over again. And realize that it’s wrong.
  • My Brave FacePaul McCartney
    This one is, in my opinion, Paul’s contemporary version of “Eleanor Rigby”.

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