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Art for "Groundhog Day"

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I have the DVDs of the Brisco series, so I was able to do my own screencaps from Hard Rock, Mail Order Brides, and No Man's Land. Which is a good thing since the show is old enough that there are not many good quality screencaps available online. I used a parchment background and basically did a picspam of the main characters featured in the story

Banner (click for full-size image)

For the mix, I wanted to play on some of the lighter moments in the story, like the radioactive groundhogs (nuke 'em blue) and the Swill brothers showing up in their longjohns. I actually love country music, so I had plenty of options, and chose some instrumentals for mood, including Spaghetti Western as another light-hearted song. Many of the other songs had lyrics that evoked friendship and adventure and long-lost love.

Mix (click covers for full-size images)
Groundhog Day front cover     Groundhog Day back cover

(79.6 MB | 15 songs, covers, lyrics)

01 Save A Horse (Ride A Cowboy) by Big and Rich
And I saddled up my horse
and I ride into the city
I make a lot of noise
Cause the girls
They are so pretty

02 You’re Like Coming Home by Lonestar
Riding restless under a broken sky
A weary traveler something missing inside
Always looking, for a reason to turn around
Desperate for a little peace of mind
Just a little piece of what I left behind
Well I've found it now
You're like comin' home

03 My Best Friend by Tim McGraw
I never had no one
I could count on
I've been let down so many times
I was tired of hurtin'
So tired of searchin'
'Til you walked into my life
It was a feelin'
I'd never known
And for the first time
I didn't feel alone

04 It’s My Life by Vitamin String Quartet

05 The Gambler by Kenny Rogers
Every gambler knows
That the secret to survivin'
Is knowin' what to throw away
And knowin' what to keep
'Cause every hand's a winner
And every hand's a loser
And the best that you can hope for
Is to die in your sleep"

06 Across The Black Prairie by Black Prairie

07 Fancy by Reba McEntire
I remember it all very well lookin' back
It was the summer I turned eighteen
We lived in a one room, rundown shack
On the outskirts of New Orleans
We didn't have money for food or rent
To say the least we were hard pressed
Then Mama spent every last penny we had
To buy me a dancin' dress

08 Life Ain’t Always Beautiful by Gary Allan
Life aint always beautiful
Some days I miss your smile
I get tired of walkin all these lonely miles

And I wish for just one minute
I could see your pretty face
Guess I can dream, but life don't work that way

But the struggles make you stronger
And the changes make you wise
And happiness has its own way of takin it's sweet time

09 Don’t Forget To Remember Me by Carrie Underwood
Tonight I find myself kneeling by the bed to pray
I haven't done this in a while
So I don't know what to say but
'Lord I feel so small sometimes in this big ol' place
Yeah, I know there are more important things,
But don't forget to remember me

10 Further On Up The Road by Johnny Cash
Now I been out in the desert, just doin' my time
Searchin' through the dust, lookin' for a sign
If there's a light up ahead, well brother I don't know
But I got this fever burnin' in my soul

11 Train #10 by Tim McGraw
I'm gonna ride that iron horse into the sun
I'm gonna say goodbye to you and all the things you've done
I used to be afraid but I know today's the day

I'll take the last train I can find just in case I want to change my mind
The last one out is number nine but here I am just biding time again
Waiting on train number ten

12 Boulevard Of Broken Dreams by Vitamin String Quartet

13 Just By Being You by Steel Magnolia
And I’ll take off my halo, if you take off your wings
You don’t have to be invincible cause I sure ain’t no saint
You’ll always be my angel no matter what you do
Cause you take me to heaven just by being you.

14 The River by Garth Brooks
Too many times we stand aside
And let the waters slip away
'Til what we put off 'til tomorrow
Has now become today
So don't you sit upon the shoreline
And say you're satisfied
Choose to chance the rapids
And dare to dance the tide.

15 Spaghetti Western by Brad Paisley