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Favorite song from "NEW" ?
21 October 2013
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I love 'Alligator' and 'Appreciate', but 'On My Way To Work' is awesome - my favorite so far.

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21 October 2013
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^that one has been stuck in my head for days. It's really great :D

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21 October 2013
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1. Appreciate

2. Alligator

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21 October 2013
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From favorite to least right now, it's:

Appreciate

Alligator

Road

On My Way to Work

Struggle

Scared

Early Days

Queenie Eye

New

I Can Bet

Hosanna

Looking at Her

Turned Out

Get Me Out of Here

Save Us

 

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22 October 2013
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Save Us is one of my favourites... Interesting how different people have completely different tastes like that.

 

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22 October 2013
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This is probably my order (they are hard to rank)

Appreciate

Alligator

Everybody Out There

New

Hosanna

Scared

Early Days

Get Me Out of Here

Turned Out

Road

I Can Bet

Queenie Eye

Save Us

On My Way to Work

Looking At Her

 

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23 October 2013
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Really loving "Early Days".  heart  Clearly written for John.  Ugh, my feels.  paul-mccartney

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23 October 2013
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I'm convinced that "Road" is about The Beatles. Maybe it's one of his hybrid songs and it's about Nancy and The Beatles, but I get more of a Beatles feel, and that makes me love the song all the more.

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23 October 2013
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Listened a bit more, and my current top-5 (oh, ok, my top half-dozen):

Early Days

On My Way To Work

Get Me Out Of Here (could have been on "Ram")

Save Us (nice Wings feel to it)

Turned Out / Everybody Out There (hard to split them)

24 October 2013
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parlance said
I'm convinced that "Road" is about The Beatles. Maybe it's one of his hybrid songs and it's about Nancy and The Beatles, but I get more of a Beatles feel, and that makes me love the song all the more.

I got that same feeling. Especially from the lines...

"We came from nowhere, hiding from a storm. We clung together to keep each other warm."

That reminded me of the story in Anthology they told about laying on top of each other in the van to keep warm after Mal had knocked out the windscreen.

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24 October 2013
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Zig said

parlance said
I'm convinced that "Road" is about The Beatles. Maybe it's one of his hybrid songs and it's about Nancy and The Beatles, but I get more of a Beatles feel, and that makes me love the song all the more.

I got that same feeling. Especially from the lines...

"We came from nowhere, hiding from a storm. We clung together to keep each other warm."

That reminded me of the story in Anthology they told about laying on top of each other in the van to keep warm after Mal had knocked out the windscreen.

Exactly, Zig! That's the story I was thinking of. And there's the reference to two crazy partners. I also feel the piano riff (a friend referred to it as "plonky") harkens to an early Beatles song like "Not A Second Time."

Glad I'm not the only one.

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24 October 2013
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parlance said

Zig said

parlance said
I'm convinced that "Road" is about The Beatles. Maybe it's one of his hybrid songs and it's about Nancy and The Beatles, but I get more of a Beatles feel, and that makes me love the song all the more.

I got that same feeling. Especially from the lines...

"We came from nowhere, hiding from a storm. We clung together to keep each other warm."

That reminded me of the story in Anthology they told about laying on top of each other in the van to keep warm after Mal had knocked out the windscreen.

Exactly, Zig! That's the story I was thinking of. And there's the reference to two crazy partners. I also feel the piano riff (a friend referred to it as "plonky") harkens to an early Beatles song like "Not A Second Time."

Glad I'm not the only one.

parlance

But then taking the Nancy view. Both were going through marriage break-ups when they met, and probably were not looking to jump into another "deep and meaningful". I don't know about Nancy's, but Paul divorce could certainly be called a "storm" he wanted to hide from. And the clinging together does not necessarily refer to physical warmth, it could also refer to emotional warmth.

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24 October 2013
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mja6758 said

But then taking the Nancy view. Both were going through marriage break-ups when they met, and probably were not looking to jump into another "deep and meaningful". I don't know about Nancy's, but Paul divorce could certainly be called a "storm" he wanted to hide from. And the clinging together does not necessarily refer to physical warmth, it could also refer to emotional warmth.

Yeah, good points, that's why I didn't commit 100% to The Beatles interpretation.

parlance

 

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25 October 2013
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Right - I don't claim to know what the song really is about. I simply choose to believe the theme is Beatley. a-hard-days-night-john-1

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In no order

Early Days (cause it's for John)

Scarred (Simple message every human can relate too)

Alligator ( loves listening to this after school)

On My Way To Work (Another great lyrical song for John and Beatles)

Looking At Her (Just likes it, a great song lyrically)

Turned Out To Be (such a fun song and great melody)

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Time to put the headphones on and give it a listen again...a-hard-days-night-ringo-13

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Hmmm... Have only listened all the way through once, but for now.

Save Us
New
Appreciate (I heard it first in your video, @parlance and when I heard the actual song I wasn't ready for the other part that wasn't in your video!)

New and Queenie Eye especially are great plus I Can Bet.

Didn't think I liked the album that much (just prefer the older stuff), but I guess I do since I can't choose a favorite.

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On the "main" album, New, On My Way to Work and Alligator are probably my favorites, but Scared would be my second favorite (after New) if it were on the main album for SURE. I also really love Turned Out.

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I love every song, but my favorite's are Alligator, New and I Can Bet.

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