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Re: Name that tune

Post by plummy » Wed Sep 26, 2018 3:24 pm

Yes it is - nearly there!! :-)
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Re: Name that tune

Post by paulgould » Wed Sep 26, 2018 5:53 pm

Avalon??
- the only one of his I know the name of :oops:

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Re: Name that tune

Post by plummy » Wed Sep 26, 2018 8:36 pm

Not that one...

Here's the title initials - S T L
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Re: Name that tune

Post by Jill » Thu Sep 27, 2018 8:39 am

That made me think - Slave To Love?

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Re: Name that tune

Post by plummy » Thu Sep 27, 2018 9:03 am

And that would be correct Jill - phew, got there in the end!
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Re: Name that tune

Post by Jill » Sat Sep 29, 2018 8:19 am

Thank you Plummy.

Chimes sing Sunday morn
Today's the day she's sworn

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Re: Name that tune

Post by Jill » Wed Oct 03, 2018 7:48 am

More clues:

First line of the refrain:

She'll carry on through it all

English rock band formed in Manchester, 1983.

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Re: Name that tune

Post by Caratacus » Wed Oct 03, 2018 11:38 am

Waterfall - The Stone Roses
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Re: Name that tune

Post by Jill » Wed Oct 03, 2018 11:51 am

Caratacus wrote:
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Waterfall - The Stone Roses
That's the one Felton - your turn.

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Re: Name that tune

Post by Caratacus » Wed Oct 03, 2018 12:45 pm

Ok, chose this as my wife was listening to it yesterday:

When you're weary, feeling small
When tears are in your eyes, I'll dry them all
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Re: Name that tune

Post by Peter_S » Wed Oct 03, 2018 1:31 pm

Felton, that sounds "S&G" to me: Bridge Over Troubled Waters.

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Re: Name that tune

Post by Caratacus » Wed Oct 03, 2018 1:45 pm

It is indeed, Peter, well done and your go
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Re: Name that tune

Post by Peter_S » Thu Oct 04, 2018 4:03 am

Thanks Felton,

At first I thought it was this next song:

"If the sky above you grows dark and full of clouds"

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Re: Name that tune

Post by Peter_S » Sun Oct 07, 2018 3:16 pm

Next line:

"If the sky… above you should turn dark and full of clouds
And that old north wind should begin to blow"

The first line repeated above is slightly different this time. This one is from the much more popular version, rather than the one by the Songwriter.

Hurry and name the tune now, before I have to give more lyrics!

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Re: Name that tune

Post by plummy » Sun Oct 07, 2018 9:32 pm

Not sure about this but is it - "You've got a friend" ? Not even sure about the artist but David Gates & Bread sounds a good guess.
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Re: Name that tune

Post by Peter_S » Mon Oct 08, 2018 12:20 am

Yes, friend Plummy, you are correct. We are more familiar with James Taylor's recording. Not sure if we have ever heard songwriter Carol King sing this one.

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Re: Name that tune

Post by plummy » Mon Oct 08, 2018 9:37 am

Picked straight from the record that was on the radio as I read your post Peter:

"They say our love won't pay the rent"
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Re: Name that tune

Post by paulgould » Mon Oct 08, 2018 3:10 pm

I got you Babe - think it is Chrissie Hynde?
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Re: Name that tune

Post by plummy » Mon Oct 08, 2018 3:51 pm

Right song Paul - but not the artist I was thinking of (or listening to) - that was Sonny and Cher. But the award is for Name that Tune so all yours...
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Re: Name that tune

Post by paulgould » Mon Oct 08, 2018 4:29 pm

Yep - it is definitely Cher - don't know where that Chrissie Hynde came from :oops: [-o< [-o<

"There must be some kind of way out of here"

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Re: Name that tune

Post by plummy » Mon Oct 08, 2018 4:55 pm

That's a Jimi Hendrix song I think - although I can only think of Purple Haze..
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Re: Name that tune

Post by paulgould » Mon Oct 08, 2018 5:47 pm

Right artist - wrong track unfortunately
Too early for clues I think.
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Re: Name that tune

Post by Peter_S » Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:01 pm

Since I was too late for the Sonny and Cher song, I will grab this one with "All Along The Watchtower".

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Re: Name that tune

Post by plummy » Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:05 pm

Darn - it just came to me and Peter beat me (although I thought it was All Around the Watchtower so would have been wrong anyway)...:-(
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Re: Name that tune

Post by paulgould » Mon Oct 08, 2018 8:10 pm

Righto Mr Seidman, you’re up
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