The iTunes inspiration is always so great. I wish I had time to play every week!
magic flare from Magic FotoBlendz Layered Template Album: Part 01 12 X 12
Naturally Krafty No. 07 Paper Pack

font is Pickwick

Here's my cheat for the blending: I used a large feather on my marquee tool when I selected - instant blending! If it wasn't quite right I used a soft brush eraser.

BTW: If you look closely you'll see a little Carol (Carollee) !