This song is from Pink Floyd post Roger Waters. It comes from their Momentary lapse of reason album which I really think is a brilliant album and showed that the band was still able to produce rock and roll classics after the departure of RW. I will probably post at least one other song from …
26th September — 2nd October 2020
“and Harry doesn’t mind, if he doesn’t make the scene. He’s got a day time job he’s doing alright.”
Since our theme appears to be mega rock and roll classics, I guess this song is long overdue at making its appearance on Covid Island Discs.
So many classic rock and roll songs that have now slipped into history. Probably the most famous Moody Blues song of all.
Some more classic old rock and roll.
“Skip the light fandango.” Another rock and roll classic.
I think Karen Carpenter had one of the most unique voices of any female singer. This is one of the most interesting songs the Carpenters produced. Again another tragic figure who lost the battle with the mental health issue of anorexia nervosa. RIP Karen.