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Forum: General Discussion 02-15-2020, 03:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 405
Re: Another New Song -- Why Not Give It a Try

I'm afraid this doesn't move me.
Forum: General Discussion 02-03-2020, 09:42 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 694
Re: The first time I ever heard Gordon Lightfoot

I don't get what you mean by "all over FM radio" considering it was a hit and I assume most top 40 stations were still on AM at that time.
Forum: Small Talk 01-30-2020, 06:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 182
Kenny Ranklin Silver Morning.

Don't know about you all but I haven't heard of him till not so vary long ago.

This was from 1974.

Silver Morning in lyrics - Kenny Rankin Music - YouTube
Forum: Lightfoot Covers 01-30-2020, 06:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 232
Kenny Rankin Pussywillows Cattails.

Pussywillows Cattails by Kenny Rankin...with Lyrics - YouTube
Forum: General Discussion 01-30-2020, 04:35 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,916
Re: Original vs Re-recordings.

I've been listening to some of original and remakes.

Most of the originals are the best but I've come to appreciate some of the remakes.

Affair On 8th Ave and Softly though I still like the...
Forum: General Discussion 01-30-2020, 03:51 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 630
Forum: Small Talk 01-30-2020, 03:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 120
Proclaimers I'm Gonna Be?

The following is a rather goofy video made over a recording by a duo called The Proclaimers.

I'm Gonna Be (Italy) - YouTube

Here's the actual video of the song.
Forum: General Discussion 01-30-2020, 03:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 630
Re: Analysis of Lightfoot career - long read.

What do you mean the years between 1966-1971 being experimental?

Plus I don't agree with the 67 version of TWIF being psychedelic. Maybe it was more of a rock or uptemple pop song, anything of...
Forum: Lightfoot Covers 01-27-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 165
What Do You Think Of This Version Of Sundown?

Gordon Lightfoot-Sundown Gayageum ver. by Luna - YouTube
Forum: General Discussion 01-26-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 694
Re: The first time I ever heard Gordon Lightfoot

The nice thing about that is I'd get to know many of his songs that weren't the major hits and then years later rediscover him through the internet.
Forum: General Discussion 01-20-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 694
Re: The first time I ever heard Gordon Lightfoot

I became familiar with Gord at a young age because my folks had some albums of his.
Forum: Lightfoot Covers 01-12-2020, 08:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 293
Re: John Denver W&W

Other versions done of this song were

Glen Campbell

Liza Minnelli

Bobby Sherman
Forum: Lightfoot Covers 01-10-2020, 03:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 293
John Denver W&W

Wherefore and Why - John Denver - YouTube
Forum: Small Talk 12-07-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 273
Charlie Brown Christmas Original Print/Revised Version.

A Charlie Brown Christmas - Original print vs. revised version - YouTube (

Never realized there were all these differences though I wasn't around in...
Forum: Small Talk 12-06-2019, 10:39 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 17,876
Re: Christmas Songs.

Been a while since I've posted anything on the topic.

I learned of this remake of Joni Michell's River by Ellie Goulding.

Originally I thought she was just some modern day autotone pop...
Forum: General Discussion 11-02-2019, 06:03 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 334
Playing Lightfoot Records Backwards.

Anyone ever tired it?

Not that I suspect he'd put anything bad in them.
Forum: Small Talk 08-26-2019, 06:32 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 618
Buffy St. Marie/It's My Way

I just listened to this song which from her website was from her first LP.

Is it me or does the guitar work sound a bit like some of Gordon's early stuff?

it's my way Buffy Sainte marie -...
Forum: General Discussion 07-02-2019, 05:59 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,630
Re: Rolling Thunder Revue: A Bob Dylan Story

I've heard over the years Bob could be a jerk at times.

I remember watching some film of him being interviewed back in the day and responded to someone asking about songwriting and says.

Forum: General Discussion 06-24-2019, 03:27 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 20,470
Re: Misheard lyrics.

Thought he same myself.

Also for Old Dan's Records I though Gord was saying Dam.
Forum: Small Talk 06-16-2019, 08:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,284
Re: Inside Out A Ssense Of Joy.

Don't respond if you can't answer.

Plus I've asked in the YT comments section.
Forum: Small Talk 06-15-2019, 08:45 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 655
Unsolved Myteries/Alex Cooper.

this is a full episode but there's one story that's interesting.

It's the 2nd story.

He explains that years earlier he was accused of robbing the office of the CP Railroad. Though know year...
Forum: Small Talk 06-15-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,284
Re: Inside Out A Ssense Of Joy.

Thought I'd revive this and if anyone here has watched this by any chance know the artist's name?
Forum: Small Talk 04-23-2019, 03:44 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 746
Doobie Brothers Another Park Another Sunday.

There's an interesting story to it.

It was released as a single but ended up not being a big hit for an interesting reason and it's B-side was Black Water which ended up being one of their big...
Forum: General Discussion 03-10-2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 495
Re: COREY HART + Lightfoot

Guess he's a fan of Gordon himself.
Forum: General Discussion 03-04-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 883
Re: San Francisco Examiner interview ''Grandpa dont take no holidays!''

I don't see why we should concern ourselves with how he takes care of himself.

That's his personal business.
Forum: Small Talk 02-19-2019, 06:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 938
Re: David Clayton Thomas & The Shays.

Here's another witch I've posted a couple times before.

The Shays - Brainwashed .*****📌 - YouTube

Nice bass line in it.
Forum: Small Talk 02-13-2019, 08:31 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 938
David Clayton Thomas & The Shays.

Later became The Bossmen and David when to BS&T.

David Clayton Thomas and The Shays - Walk That Walk (1965) - YouTube

I'm not sure if this is a remake but it's either that or they...
Forum: General Discussion 01-31-2019, 09:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,261
Re: It's Time For A Summertime Dream.

Summertime Dream - YouTube
Forum: Small Talk 01-31-2019, 06:02 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,035
Judy Collins 3 Grouches Song.

Anyone know what old folk song this was a parody of?

Sesame Street: Judy Collins and Oscar Sing the Three Grouches Song - YouTube
Forum: Small Talk 01-03-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,284
Inside Out A Ssense Of Joy.

Was a 15 minute series of short films for children.

I'm posting this not because of the show itself but for the music that's being heard here.

There's a few songs sung by an artist who I...
Forum: Small Talk 12-23-2018, 10:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 947
How Do You Feel About This?

I've though about this on and off through the years and I'm wonder what many of you think about famous people including music people who bring children into the world?

I just uploaded a new...
Forum: Small Talk 12-23-2018, 08:55 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 17,876
Re: Christmas Songs.

Just found this upload from Us The Duo.

"December" by Us The Duo - YouTube
Forum: General Discussion 12-17-2018, 06:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,473
Re: From the vault - cbc tv

Why is it not available outside of Canada?
Forum: Small Talk 12-05-2018, 09:43 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 17,876
Re: Christmas Songs.

Here's one from Bob Seger.

Forum: Lightfoot Covers 11-11-2018, 11:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,156
Re: Lightfoot covers

Think I might feel the same way or at least none of them compare to Gordon's actual version.

What's interesting is their maybe a lot of people who may only be familiar with the covers of certain...
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