You May Also Like: Tuesday Afternoon (The Moody Blues) Arrangements of This Song: View All. I’m not sure dropping to the Js is the same, but I think they’re still laying the groundwork. A turn of the page To lose just a day Discover more than 56 million tracks, create your own playlists, and share your favourite tracks with your friends. Can we ask for more? (I’m doubting you say yes to Octave if you’re the Hall but not LDV). It made sense to me when Denny was not initially listed. I’m all for it, don’t get me wrong. There were definitely times in the past where I let things go by assuming I’d pick them up later – usually due to being a poor student – and then either couldn’t find them again or only by paying a lot more for them. Each day passes by With no thought or care The nervous energy still comes through, I think . Based on material written during their European tour, the record resembled Dark Side of the Moon with synths in the studio, yet made a … While I was in college, my maternal grandfather passed away. Dear Diary was not only a beautiful song, but it let all of us add on our own endings. Long story told I thought the result was long lost. The Moody Blues. Moody Blues also has albums such as A Question Of Balance, Caught Live +5, Days Of Future Passed, December, Every Good Boy Deserves Favour A word we arrange So I’m guessing it’s the former and not the later. My date had a real blast with this one! The Moody Blues made and make kind music. That number had an answering machine – this was well before us having cell phones. To be one with your love Maker of despair I’m so glad to have his music. I knew for sure I wanted to see him perform. Copyright: Writer(s): John Charles Lodge Lyrics Terms of Use, Isn't life strange I just don’t feel they get their due. Even Keys was a limited international release, but by now if you really wanted one, you probably were able to secure a copy. Being signed. ), and a behind-the-scenes video we aired within the school afterward. We had been at the school since the day ended, but Mike and Tara were in transit. This is not a formal sort of thing – it’s just for me. The band have just concluded the current run of 50th Anniversary dates (including the latest 2018 cruise), Latest Releases I put down my Moodies EP (People Gotta Go) which he happily signed, then, the CD of Reborn. I Am/Sorry  was such a curious set of songs to me growing up. More. We had a local access cable channel through the school and at least some parents and students watched (well, the students were sort of made to). Isn't life strange? It's true that nothing can beat that signature 4-part harmony of the core-7 line-up of the Moodies, but Julie and Norda do a great job … Denny was so friendly and chatted with people as they went by. Wished I could be in your eyes You’ll hear it, all the way down to specific synth types. Suffice it to say that at every point in my life, I had many songs to be there for me. Ultimately I guess I just wish that Ray and Mike were still performing and that we still have the four-part male harmonies. I was very excited to see, much to my surprise, that the upcoming live concert release from the Days of Future Passed Live tour will include a vinyl release. Pink Floyd. Although I knew very well he’d written this for a grandchild, my girlfriend at the time and I were such big fans, I called her my little lovely, and she knew I’d won a backstage pass. He had a lot to do with their sound from Long Distance Voyager through Keys. The Hall had selected a particular lineup, and if one had to select just one lineup, they had the obvious one. A book without light But after Keys of the Kingdom, vinyl fell out of favor, leaving what to me are three obvious gaps in the catalog of major releases: I’ve skipped a pair of other live albums, specifically: Hall of Fame and Lovely to See You as they weren’t as “big” as Red Rocks although HoF did get the PBS treatment. I would imagine at least Justin will keep touring (indeed he has dates posted through June). I’m sure, reader, you are surprised to learn I was a dedicated member of the media club in high school. Everything I uttered (words or not) and Mike’s full answers are here. I know it’s not the actual last recording he was a part of, but it was the last one that hit me square in the heart. My 9th grade english teacher told me, way back when, that some day, The Moody Blues would be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. They had my number. and we had learned you don’t get interviews if you don’t ask. Denny joked at one point that he had written two parts of a song, Paul had written the in between, so of course, it’s credited to “Lennon/McCartney” most of the time. I was tempted but I’ll stop. Laine left the group along with bass player Clint Warwick, and they were replaced by Justin Hayward and John … The quicksand of time As such, in our senior year, we were supposed to produce a short video to air on the last morning of classes. Looking back there you were, and here we are. I’d love it if I could find the video I created in place of the video I intended for the last day… I guess we always have lost things? Isn't life strange A turn of the page Can read like before Can we ask for more Each day passes by How hard man will try The sea will not wait You know it makes me want to cry, cry, cry Wish I could be in your heart To be one with your love Wish I could be in your eyes Looking back there your were and here we are Isn't love strange A word we arrange With no thought or care Maker … It’s difficult, I think, to write about someone you only met through photo ops (in this case a charity auction), but who has been “in your life” as an artist since before you can really recall anymore. I was super excited, and also maybe a bit hesitant. There is much more to follow if we wish to chart the bands' changes of members, tours, recordings and so on, but this site is about the spiritual and the Moody Blues spiritual contributions largely ended here in the early 80s. So why was I hesitant? Is this for authenticity? Isn't life strange A turn of the page Can read like before Can we ask for more Each day passes by How hard man will try The sea will not wait You know it makes me want to cry, cry, cry Wish I could be in your heart To be one with your love Wish I could be in your eyes Looking back there your were and here we are Isn't love strange A word we arrange With no thought or care Maker … There were Moody Blues songs. Moody Blues Attitude. 23 Boy Band Slow Jams That Made You Believe In Love, NEW SONG: AC/DC - "Shot In The Dark" - LYRICS, HOT SONG: 21 Savage x Metro Boomin - "My Dawg​" - LYRICS, NEW SONG: Rod Wave - POP SMOKE - "MOOD SWINGS" ft. Lil Tjay - LYRICS, NEW SONG: Shawn Mendes - "Wonder" - LYRICS. I miss Ray. The span from 1967 through 1972 was quite a prolific period for The Moody Blues. They are one of the most commercially successful and influential … There are no Moody Blues dates listed on their website. Below, find the interview itself in full, as it “aired” in 1995 (I was so happy when the occasional person at the signing mentioned they’d seen it! Official Pink Floyd Merchandise 100% Cotton Wish You Were Here ’75 Tour Design Grey Pink Floyd Shirt Pink Floyd is known for churning out high-quality albums one after another, the Wish You Were Here (1975) record was no exception. Wish You Were Here - 2011 - Remaster. With love we must weave I’m so happy it has surfaced for no other reason than I get to show my daughter I wasn’t lying about what I was capable of in high school. Free song lyrics from Moody Blues, for example And The Tide Rushes In, Dawning Is The Day & Don't You Feel Small. Police were telling folks to stay off the road (and in upstate New York, that doesn’t come lightly). They first came to prominence playing rhythm and blues music, but their second album, Days of Future Passed, which was released in 1967, was a fusion of rock with classical music and established them as pioneers in the development of art rock and progressive rock. Listen to Isn't Life Strange by The Moody Blues - The Very Best Of The Moody Blues. As an old composer, you know? It felt like someone telling me to watch out about corporate interests, while all wrapped up in a song. And here is my People Gotta Go EP. And the snow came. FORUMS. Wished I could be in your eyes In retrospect, … Neil Young and the Moody Blues with Questions and The Eagles with The Best of my Love then Elton John-Empty Sky Wonder Wall by Oasis, Bob Dylan-Blowin In the Wind,John Fogerty with Weeping In the Tears, Pink Floyd and Wish You were here and Jethro Tull singing Skating Away , Ooh La La the Faces, John Barley corn by Traffic,Uncle John’s Band by the Grateful Dead,and … Upstate New York, after all. I wish you all the best with your playing – keep enjoying the journey! Unless with love we write; Maybe… that’s enough. Others are selling these massive catalog sets to great success, like Weird Al’s sold-out Squeeze Box. Days of Future Passed Live [video] [CD] [LP], Filmed in Toronto over two nights (I was at one of them and can just barely be spotted! Wished I could be in your heart To be one with your love Even though Denny left, the band was starting to find its songwriting talent, (as was Denny), and that carried into the “Mark 2” Moodies as they recorded about a half dozen songs before Days of Future Passed. A slightly more in depth recap (photos can be seen in the original post): I was a high school senior. (Amazon here). As long as they remain available as new items they may stay on this page. Note to reader: I’ve been thinking a long while about this post. And the high school switchboard was unmanned so no direct incoming calls to the studio. So let’s get the whole Hall of Fame show as a an extended edition, too! Update: I wondered, but I was not entirely correct. Lots of joining in was encouraged by the band, and plenty of fun banter from the stage. Fast forward: Mike agreed to come by one November evening to the high school after another appearance out of town. I’ve visited the museum in the past and it really is a pretty cool place. It really had an energy I wasn’t expecting. After the show, Denny came out to do a signing. Video clip and lyrics Isn´t Life Strange by The Moody Blues. I first fell in love with whippets in the late 1980s, when I met my grandfather's whippet Justy. I was holding out a little bit of hope the video would see a 4k/UHD release as previous Eagle Rock titles had been out ahead of the Blu-Ray HD wave with the Lovely to See You title, but that’s ok. They released seven albums in five years. Here's the range of quality: 128 kbps = good, 192 kbps = great, 256 kbps = awesome and 320 kbps = perfect. There have been a number of re-releases as well, including a million of Days (to varying degrees of quality) and even The Other Side of Life. So why not new releases of these catalog items on vinyl? I’ve always thought the Moodies were a great pop/rock band who plays for the song like Story In Your Eyes, Question, and others. I have more than a few of Denny’s solo albums (and I admit, only two Wings albums on vinyl). The next thing I heard was “Hello, this is Michael.”  I don’t think a heart can stop while stopped but it did its best. Looking back there you were. But I’d already been wrapped up in Moodies music. .. Ray?” (paraphrased). I posted a video of Celtic Sonant and then asked Lee if that was alright that I did so. Of course, Mike has sued as well but it didn’t seem to have the same animosity from the outside. So we made up a t-shirt that I wore backstage that read “I go to Moody Blues concerts with my little lovely“. So of course I chose a Moody Blues recording that, at the time, felt like the uplifting sort of track one wanted for a ceremony like that. In 2017 my paternal grandfather passed away. Looking back there you were... © 2021 METROLYRICS, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. Especially Strange Times – arguably the only complete studio album of original material never to see vinyl. I intend to keep this post somewhat up to date with new or upcoming releases of interest that can be had new and are not the standard usual catalog items, or are new enough folks might not be aware of them. In 1996 we actually held a big family reunion, and the song I chose to open it all: Love is the Key of From Mighty Oaks. This was all an amazing experience while I was in college. Pretty sure even Mike and Tara haven’t seen that …, This was shot in the studio of Guilderland Central High School with my friends (whom I will only name if they want to be associated!) 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