Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - WE HAVE THE POWER!

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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby C » 09 Feb 2018, 21:21

When The Spirit Moves should be a Christmas prog Top 10 hit





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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby kath » 09 Feb 2018, 21:21

i am already a mess.

mwhahaha

i added this song to my christmas playlist right after i first heard it.

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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby Nancy » 09 Feb 2018, 21:22

I hope they have a few more albums of this caliber left in them. The world needs more music that's this good.
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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby C » 09 Feb 2018, 21:22

Peace is what we need






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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby kath » 09 Feb 2018, 21:22

C wrote:When The Spirit Moves should be a Christmas prog Top 10 hit





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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby John aka Josh » 09 Feb 2018, 21:22

Vocal now reminding me of Cat Stevens.
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Postby C » 09 Feb 2018, 21:23

Nancy wrote:I hope they have a few more albums of this caliber left in them. The world needs more music that's this good.


Cousins doesn't plan to stop

He has good men who are still keen around him







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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby kath » 09 Feb 2018, 21:23

Nancy wrote:I hope they have a few more albums of this caliber left in them. The world needs more music that's this good.


sniffsniff

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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby kath » 09 Feb 2018, 21:24

John aka Josh wrote:Vocal now reminding me of Cat Stevens.


another singer who moves me.

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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby Nancy » 09 Feb 2018, 21:24

C wrote:
Nancy wrote:I hope they have a few more albums of this caliber left in them. The world needs more music that's this good.


Cousins doesn't plan to stop

He has good men who are still keen around him







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It is a great band, all of them are great players.
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Postby C » 09 Feb 2018, 21:25

Cousins is an old romantic - always has been

and there is nothing wrong with that - the world would be a better place

When the Spirit moves....







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Postby Nancy » 09 Feb 2018, 21:25

C wrote:Peace is what we need






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Amen.
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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby kath » 09 Feb 2018, 21:25

i need bells in my life.

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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby C » 09 Feb 2018, 21:25

kath wrote:
John aka Josh wrote:Vocal now reminding me of Cat Stevens.


another singer who moves me.



And Matthew (and his son)







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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby Nancy » 09 Feb 2018, 21:26

This song and the last 2 are just absolutely phenomenal. They rank with the strongest songs in the catalogue.
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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby C » 09 Feb 2018, 21:26

So deliciously ethereal and atmospheric




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Postby kath » 09 Feb 2018, 21:26

C wrote:Cousins is an old romantic - always has been

and there is nothing wrong with that - the world would be a better place

When the Spirit moves....







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old romantics = exactly what we need.

i so fucquin love this closing build-up

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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby C » 09 Feb 2018, 21:26

ZZ Top....??






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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby John aka Josh » 09 Feb 2018, 21:27

Beautifully layered sounds. Like the glockenspiel/bells (metallic chiming whatevers) on top of the orchestration, guitars and all.
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Re: Prog Synch Listen: Strawbs - The Ferryman's Curse - Friday 9th February @ 9pm

Postby Nancy » 09 Feb 2018, 21:27

And now, for contrast, some blues.
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