Connections 45 (Special Edition) – March 2022

On 24th February 2022 Russia invaded Ukraine.

Because of this I decided to make a special episode of songs all connected via various songwriters and their own take on Love, War, Peace and the Human Condition.

‘Through The Dark’ (2006) by KT Tunstall.

‘Yes We Can Can’ (1973) by The Pointer Sisters. Written by Allen Toussaint.

‘Wartime Prayers’ (2006) by Paul Simon.

‘Save The Children’ (1971) by Marvin Gaye.

‘War Of My Life’ (2009) by John Mayer.

‘Friendship Train’ (1969) by Gladys Knight and The Pips. Written by Norman Whitfield and Barret Strong.

‘Oh, Had I A Golden Thread’ (1998) by Eva Cassidy. Written by Pete Seeger.

‘Man Of War’ (2008) by The Sunburst Band.

‘Dont Dream It’s Over’ (1991) by Paul Young and Paul Carrack. Written by Neil Finn.

‘Cold War’ (2010) by Janelle Monae.

‘Peace, Love And Understanding’ (2003) by Robben Ford and Mavis Staples. Written by Nick Lowe.

‘Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth)’ (1973) By George Harrison.

‘We Got To Have Peace’ (1971) by Curtis Mayfield.

‘Why Can’t We Live Together’ (2003) by Steve Winwood. Written by Timmy Thomas.

‘Love’s In Need Of Love Today’ (1976) by Stevie Wonder.

Thanks for listening. Love and Peace.


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