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Corrected lyrics

Postby Thang-y » 16 Sep 2017, 13:30

"Wherever I lay my hat, that's my hatstand"

Paul Jones, 'Wherever I lay my hat'

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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby The Slider » 23 Sep 2017, 20:15

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"Wherever I lay my hat, that's my hatstand"

Marvin Gaye, 'Wherever I lay my hat'
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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby The Slider » 23 Sep 2017, 20:17

"In the Temple of Love... Shine like lightning - cry like rain"

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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby The Slider » 23 Sep 2017, 20:18

"And I feel like Robin Hood, Maid Marion on her tiptoed feet"


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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby The Slider » 23 Sep 2017, 20:23

"Sometimes the snow comes down in June
NEVER the sun goes round the moon"

Vanessa Williams - Save the Best for Last
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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby steadyeddie » 23 Sep 2017, 20:46

"Wherever I lay my hat, that's my hat"

Hovis Presley, 'Wherever I lay my hat'
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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby steadyeddie » 23 Sep 2017, 20:50

The Slider wrote:"And I feel like Robin Hood, Maid Marion on her tiptoed feet"


Squeeze - Pulling Mussels From the Shell



...you caught Mr Difford on John Shuttleworth this week, then

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b082wwlw
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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby The Slider » 23 Sep 2017, 20:52

I didn't.
Did someone take him up on it?
It has bothered me for 38 years
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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby Darkness_Fish » 23 Sep 2017, 21:03

"You are nothing but a hound dog, crying all the time" - Jerry Lieber and Mike Stolid
Like fast-moving clouds casting shadows against a hillside, the melody-loop shuddered with a sense of the sublime, the awful unknowable majesty of the world.

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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby steadyeddie » 23 Sep 2017, 21:32

The Slider wrote:I didn't.
Did someone take him up on it?
It has bothered me for 38 years


He blamed it on his dyslexia: both John and Ken seemed sympathetic

Listen to the clip, it's very funny
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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby steadyeddie » 23 Sep 2017, 21:35

"Tonight there's gonna be a jailbreak
Somewhere in this town
Maybe that building known as 'the jail'

...just a guess, like"



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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby Deebank » 24 Sep 2017, 07:38

Jackie Wilson said it was "Reet petite"
Which was very modest

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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby Hugh » 24 Sep 2017, 09:46

The Slider wrote:I didn't.
Did someone take him up on it?
It has bothered me for 38 years


I always assumed it was a play on words: Made Marion on her tiptoed feet.

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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby K » 24 Sep 2017, 10:11

Darkness_Fish wrote:"You are nothing but a hound dog, crying all the time" - Jerry Lieber and Mike Stolid

He was very stolid.
“He’s got the memory of an elephant ... and the trophy cabinet of one too.”

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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby Your Friendly Neighbourhood Postman » 24 Sep 2017, 13:16

steadyeddie wrote:"Wherever I lay my hat, that's my hat"

Hovis Presley, 'Wherever I lay my hat'


Hovis Parsley.

He of:

Return to Fender?

after being terribly disappointed with that Gretsch wreck?
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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby The Slider » 24 Sep 2017, 13:44

Hugh wrote:
The Slider wrote:I didn't.
Did someone take him up on it?
It has bothered me for 38 years


I always assumed it was a play on words: Made Marion on her tiptoed feet.


No doubt, now you point it out.
But she was Robin Hood's bird. Not William Tell's
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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby Positive Passion » 24 Sep 2017, 14:00

"I was 21 years when I wrote this song, I'm 22 now - er - hang on - I can't write I'm 22 now, because I am writing this song aged 21, so I have to write I'm 21 now - but I can't say I was 21 years when I wrote this song, I'm 21 now because that's just saying the same thing twice."

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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby Deebank » 24 Sep 2017, 14:06

Positive Passion wrote:"I was 21 years when I wrote this song, I'm 22 now - er - hang on - I can't write I'm 22 now, because I am writing this song aged 21, so I have to write I'm 21 now - but I can't say I was 21 years when I wrote this song, I'm 21 now because that's just saying the same thing twice."


But wait! He could have written the tune when he was 21 and the lyrics approximately a year later.
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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby zoomboogity » 24 Sep 2017, 14:55

The Doors - well, it seems about an hour since an hour ago
CCR - oh Lawd, suckin' an old tie ag'in
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"Quite."

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Re: Corrected lyrics

Postby Tactful Cactus » 24 Sep 2017, 15:21

steadyeddie wrote:"Tonight there's gonna be a jailbreak
Somewhere in this town
Maybe that building known as 'the jail'

...just a guess, like"



Its a town with multiple jails
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