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Things that a fella can't forget...
Mike Boom wrote:It is brilliant of course, probably the best of the complete Thick as a Brick boots.
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Sixty years I've known and enjoyed this record, and I never realized before that he was African-American, although now I do know, I wonder how I could have got it wrong in the first place.
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Rayge wrote:... I never realized before that he was African-American, although now I do know, I wonder how I could have got it wrong in the first place.
Funny, I had the same experience (albeit some years ago).
Somewhere I have a PP CD that includes an alternate recording of his hit - seemingly, some producer said "That's a nice song, Phil, but the chords are all wrong! Here, let me fix it for you!" Needless to say it didn't have the magic of the "wrong" version.
I like this one, too: