In 1973 my family moved 200 miles away. Maybe because I can identify with it, because basically what it's about is falling in love with the wrong girl, a habit I excell at. As a matter of fact I have a copy of it on my desk. The Moody Blues need to come back to Houston so I can see them again, once is not enough. She has since gone up to heaven and I continue to torture myself with this beautiful and tragic song because it is a broken piece of her that I still have here to cherish. Mike Pinder plays a harpsichord this time, which gives the music a dated, psychedelic feel. It is personal and individual! The Moody Blues recorded the album with The London Festival Orchestra, which never actually existed - it was the name given to the musicians put together to make the Days of Future Passed album.
Next to the Beatles, I had the most Moodies l. How could they cut out the middle part with the strings? I was the face that reminded her of that brokenheart everyday for 36 years. And the audience provides the emotion around that. Before joining The Moody Blues, a teenaged Justin Hayward signed a deal with Lonnie Donegan's publishing company, which ended up giving Donegan the lion's share of the royalties for this and other songs Hayward wrote at the time. On these occasions, Edge recited it himself since Pinder was not in the band at that point. They were making fun of her Becky's parents' music, while listening to this record. From 1992 through the early 2000s, the Moody Blues toured with shows backed by live orchestras.
I think it was because I was still under the age of 10, and didn't understand what it felt like to be in love. Read it, and I'll explain what happened. Nights in White Satin never reaching an end us never making love , letter he'd written, never meaning to send wanting to tell me. He was a very sensitive young man at the time I dated him. The song appears in a number of movies American Dreamz 2006 aka American Dreamz Australia Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo 2005 Stealth 2005 Böse Zellen 2003 aka Free Radicals Europe: English title International: English title Casino 1995 aka Casino France Shattered 1991 this is not a full list It was also used by a contestant recently on American Idol Another story concerning this song is it's ownership and the ownership of the 12 string that it was compossed on.
Wow that sounds so old long time ago, yeh I guest it is wow,wow. I love to listen the the full lenght version of the song. Perhaps it's just infatuation, but I've never been able to shake it. Of course, Hard Rock closed due to poor buisness. But he did love me with all his heart but not the way a man loves a woman.
I hate when it gets cut off early! Donegan was star in the '50s, famous for his skiffle sound that influenced The Beatles and The Who. Band member wrote the song at age 19 in Swindon, and titled the song after a friend gave him a gift of bedsheets. Nights In White Satin Justin Hayward 5:37 B1. Nighttime, to some, a brief interlude, To others, the fear of solitude. Yet there are millions of people who know nothing else about the Moody Blues but this song. Brave Helios wake up your steeds, Bring the warmth the countryside needs! I have played flute for my own enjoyment never in a band or orchestra ever since, usually to the ever-lasting disdain of my neighbors.
Please take a moment to examine your own life and prejudices. She is moving to Oklahoma over the summer, and, knowing me, I will probably be too shy to tell her how I feel. Who doesn't love the Chinese gong at the end? I wrote that girl many letters that I knew I would never give to her. I don't even listen to the lyrics. There have been hundreds, maybe thousands of covers of 'Nights in White Satin,' but that was the first time I heard it for real. I still enjoy hearing it on the radio even today and sounds just as good as it did then. We went all the way through high school together, but fate kept me from getting close to her.
He felt something from this music. Very romantic song, but also some regret and sentimentality in there too. He wanted to tell me he was gay but couldn't bring himself too! The original runtime was also incorrectly listed as 3:06, although to my knowledge no edited version of the song has ever existed. The ride consisted that of a dream-like experience, with an array of lights and almost how you would imagine the song if you were high. So much of the lyrical material began to make sense, i. Basically regret, in a nutshell. She still loved me with all of what was left of her heart.
The words seem to be telling me that at that point in his life he was very confused about his sexuality he was 19. I remember how unusual the lyrics were to different songs. When we , he told us that the best cover he heard of this song was by the soul singer. Peak Hour John Lodge Original 7-inch single version Australia, 1972 A1. I grew up listening to classic rock and pretty much nothing else until after the age of 10 or 11. Makes me want to cry with him. It was an amazing experience, and even harder to explain.