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3 x Emitt Rhodes

Postby fange » 21 Nov 2017, 14:46

What are your 3 favourite Emitt Rhodes songs?

These might be mine today -

'Really Wanted You'


'Come Ride, Come Ride'


'Fresh As A Daisy'


What do you think about his stuff in general, including his pre-solo bands like The Merry-Go-Round?
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Re: 3 x Emitt Rhodes

Postby Walk In My Shadow » 21 Nov 2017, 18:48

To me he always sounded like a better Macartney.
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Re: 3 x Emitt Rhodes

Postby Neige » 21 Nov 2017, 19:04

Like him very much.... Come Ride, Come Ride is my favourite song of his - the voice, the tune, the strings - everything is perfect.
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Re: 3 x Emitt Rhodes

Postby Davey the Fat Boy » 21 Nov 2017, 19:14

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Re: 3 x Emitt Rhodes

Postby pcqgod » 23 Nov 2017, 00:02

"With my Face on the Floor" is definitely up there. Also, "Live" with the Merry-Go-Round and "Time Will Show the Wiser."
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Re: 3 x Emitt Rhodes

Postby Bent Fabric » 23 Nov 2017, 02:29

"Live" is pretty huge for me.

I bought both of his solo records back in the 90s when they were still dollar records - he's such an unabashed disciple of McCartney, and makes no bones about it.