Category Archives: music

Raglan Road Review

Raglan Road Review 1 On our last visit to Disney, we had the pleasure of dining at one of our all-time favorite restaurants at Disney Springs, Raglan Road. If you’ve never been before, let me fill you in. Raglan Road is Orlando’s only authentic Irish pub. It was built entirely in Ireland, disassembled, shipped to Orlando, and rebuilt in Disney Springs. The bars are 130 years old! This family-friendly establishment serves up classic Continue Reading

Grim Grinning Ghosts

Grim Grinning Ghosts 9 Happy haunts materialize, and begin to vocalize! Grim Grinning Ghosts come out to socialize! The words and melody of that song stay in my head long after I’ve ridden Haunted Mansion. The song, composed by Buddy Baker with lyrics by X. Atencio, is quite catchy! But there may be something you don’t know about the song and its melody. While known for playing in the graveyard scene, the song can actually be heard t Continue Reading

The Beatles connections to Walt Disney World ~ Tuesdays With Corey

The Beatles connections to Walt Disney World ~ Tuesdays With Corey 11 It’s time for Tuesdays With Corey! There are many things that will bring a smile upon my face. Among them is seeing family members, hanging out with friends to watch a movie, going to Walt DIsney World and listening to my favorite band The Beatles. The Beatles were and still are a cultural phenomenon. They sold millions of singles, had many number one hits and even starred in a few movies. To this day, after Continue Reading

New! BGM at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

New! BGM at Disney's Hollywood Studios 12 Every great Hollywood story has a soundtrack that sets the tone and supports the narrative, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios is no exception. Debuting Jan. 11, updated arrangements around the park will put a bounce in your step, and you’ll feel as if you’ve walked right into your own adventure. At the park’s Main Entrance, big band arrangements of familiar Disney tunes get your day started off right. As you e Continue Reading

Remixed Version Of The Skeleton Dance

Remixed Version Of The Skeleton Dance 14 Well the Halloween season is in full swing. One of my personal favorite Silly Symphonies shorts is The Skeleton Dance. Last year I found this remixed version below and wanted to share it with all. In 1929, Silly Symphonies released the animated short “The Skeleton Dance”.  The cartoon was produced and directed by Walt Disney and animated by Ub Iwerks.  If you haven’t seen the short I have it Continue Reading

The Cadaver Dans Perform At Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

The Cadaver Dans Perform At Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party 15 I’m sure you know of the Dapper Dans, the barbershop quartet that performs at Disney daily.  Well during Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party, there is a twist to the Dans.  They aren’t as Dapper, rather they are the Cadaver Dans.  This spooky quartet performs in Frontierland during the Halloween Parties.  This band of spirits will have you howling in laughter to a bone-rattling bevy of tunes Continue Reading

The 35th Disney Night of Joy at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex Sept. 8, 9

The 35th Disney Night of Joy at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex Sept. 8, 9 16 The hits just keep on coming – as they say – with this year’s Disney Night of Joy event featuring 15 of the greatest performers in Contemporary Christian music – Friday, Sept. 8 and Saturday, Sept. 9.   With Country Christian Music legends like MercyMe, Amy Grant, Steven Curtis Chapman and Kirk Franklin joining a new generation of Christian hit makers like Danny Gokey, Jordan Feliz and Rend Collecti Continue Reading

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Sing Along Hits Theaters April 7th, 2017

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Sing Along Hits Theaters April 7th, 2017 19 SING-ALONG VERSION OF THE WORLDWIDE BOX OFFICE PHENOMENON “BEAUTY AND THE BEAST” HITS THEATERS APRIL 7, 2017 Fans of the worldwide box office smash “Beauty and the Beast” will be able to sing along with their favorite characters when the “Beauty and the Beast Sing-Along” hits approximately 1,200 theaters nationwide on Friday, April 7, 2017. The “Beauty and the Beast Sing-Along” will feature on-scre Continue Reading

Beauty and the Beast Soundtrack Review: New and Familiar Simultaneously

Beauty and the Beast Soundtrack Review: New and Familiar Simultaneously 21 This morning, the soundtrack for the highly anticipated live-action version of Beauty and the Beast was released. As a lifelong lover of the animated version (and I do mean “lifelong” as I was 3 when it was released), I have been eagerly awaiting this movie since its announcement…but this morning when I downloaded the soundtrack, I found myself equal parts excited and nervous to hit play. What if it didn’t Continue Reading

The Super Bowl And Disney

The Super Bowl And Disney 24 Today, Super Bowl Sunday, is a holiday for so many people.  A lot of people, football fans or not, will be attending parties to either watch the game, socialize, see the commercials or watch the halftime show.  Super Bowl LI will feature the NFC Champion Atlanta Falcons vs. the AFC Champion New England Patriots. Seems like a lot of the talk I keep hearing on tv and such is, how will Lady Gaga do for the halftime Continue Reading

Garden Rocks Concerts Return To Epcot’s International Flower and Garden Festival

Garden Rocks Concerts Return To Epcot's International Flower and Garden Festival 26 From Charles Stovall, Public Relations Manager and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Once again the America Gardens Theatre will come alive with some of the best music from the 1960s, ‘70s, ‘80s and ‘90s as the 2017 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival presents the “Garden Rocks” concert series. And, for the first time this year performances are scheduled not just Friday through Sunday, but ev Continue Reading