Category Archives: Music
George’s widow Olivia Harrison said that this song is her favorite of his. Someone on YouTube pointed out that it has two separate guitar solos, which I suppose is the sort of thing that happens when the lead guitarist writes the song. What I always enjoyed about it is that it seems like something from …
Most of the lyrics are HERE, but he adds a few additional verses.
“Dear Prudence” is one of my favorite Beatles’ songs, and it turns out to have been a favorite of Jerry Garcia, too. Full lyrics HERE.
The studio version is available HERE, but I really like this one apparently filmed by a fan. You can see how the man almost disappears, becoming a conduit for music and emotion to flow through. He was amazing. Full lyrics available HERE.
When he sings, “Everyone I know goes away, in the end,” he shows a photograph of his mother. That’s a detail I hadn’t noticed before. Full lyrics HERE. • As an aside, when he and June were filming this video they went outside to a nearby bus stop during one of their breaks to talk …
Everything about this song just works: the harmonies, the drumming, the the story of heartbreak juxtaposed with the story of finding a slug. Full lyrics HERE.
Sometimes a song invokes a certain feeling, even if the narrative isn’t clear. Full lyrics HERE.
Wow. Full lyrics HERE. There’s a live version posted HERE.
I like it when an artist doesn’t just cover a song, but reworks it to make it their own. Full lyrics HERE.