Early 1970 lyrics | Page 3 | Fab Forum

Please consider registering
Guest

sp_LogInOut Log In sp_Registration Register

Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search

— Forum Scope —






— Match —





— Forum Options —





Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters

sp_Feed sp_TopicIcon
Early 1970 lyrics
No permission to create posts
11 July 2014
4.23pm
Avatar
thisbirdhasflown
Standing in the dock at Southhampton...
Candlestick Park
Forum Posts: 1762
Member Since:
28 May 2014
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Expert Textpert said

Ahhh Girl said

HA! It doesn't.

Hopefully @Expert Textpert will tell you all what my GPS sounds like. His wife was really good at imitating it.

I would repeat what we were making it say, but I don't want to offend anyone.

Wow! You naughty boy @Expert Textpert! Ahhh Girl is doing a number on you!

By hook or by crook, I'll be last in this book.
11 July 2014
11.43pm
Avatar
Bulldog
The Rhythm Revue
Candlestick Park
Forum Posts: 1512
Member Since:
3 June 2014
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

stay-on-topic

 

Somehow, I never made the connection between the title, the lyrics, and the other Beatles in this song, but I really like it. I'm glad it's a bonus track on the remastered Ringo.

If you're lonely (or not!), you can talk to me. .....Hey! Are you a new member on this fine forum and don't know where to go to introduce yourself? Well, you can do it here! Dig it?
24 November 2015
3.54pm
Avatar
ewe2
Inside the beat
Candlestick Park
Forum Posts: 1519
Member Since:
8 January 2015
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

vonbontee said
And speaking of Ringo's instrumental abilities, this is impressive:

Ringo Starr – vocals, drums, acoustic guitar, dobro, standup bass, piano, backing vocals
George Harrison – electric guitars, slide guitar, piano
Klaus Voormann – bass
uncredited – piano

Five different instruments he plays in one song! Even hauls out a standup bass and plays eight shaky notes just to demonstrate his inability - and by extension, his need for musical collaborators. Great, great record.

Naughty bump here, but until we have a thread for the song itself, does anyone have any idea who played the uncredited piano? Must have been an overdub to not be credited at the time, and one would logically think it was Nicky Hopkins but could it have been someone else? Remind me when the song thread turns up so I can claim its actually Elton John brian-epstein

I'm like Necko only I'm a bassist ukulele synthesizer penguin and also everyone. Or is everyone me? Now I'm a confused bassist ukulele synthesizer penguin everyone. With gold earrings and a hoodie.
24 November 2015
4.10pm
Avatar
Ron Nasty
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 5356
Member Since:
17 December 2012
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

A perfectly possible candidate who needs to be considered is Leon Russell, @ewe2. George was getting to know him around this time via Delaney & Bonnie and Friends. Russell played guitar and keyboards for them.

I wouldn't be surprised if @Joe didn't consider making this the song thread.

The following people thank Ron Nasty for this post:

ewe2

"I only said we were bigger than Rod... and now there's all this!" Ron Nasty

24 November 2015
4.25pm
Avatar
ewe2
Inside the beat
Candlestick Park
Forum Posts: 1519
Member Since:
8 January 2015
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Oohh that's a good call @Ron Nasty, that also suits Leon Russell's piano style too! I suspect there was always some stylistic crossover with Sir Elt, they've both got their favourite piano licks which are similar.

I'm like Necko only I'm a bassist ukulele synthesizer penguin and also everyone. Or is everyone me? Now I'm a confused bassist ukulele synthesizer penguin everyone. With gold earrings and a hoodie.
No permission to create posts
Forum Timezone: America/Chicago

Most Users Ever Online: 597

Currently Online: The Hippie Chick, piggiesinpennylane
78 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Top Posters:

Starr Shine?: 11650

Silly Girl: 7724

parlance: 7095

mr. Sun king coming together: 6980

Mr. Kite: 6133

trcanberra: 5776

Ron Nasty: 5356

Necko: 4875

mithveaen: 4630

AppleScruffJunior: 4005

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 87

Members: 3499

Moderators: 4

Admins: 2

Forum Stats:

Groups: 3

Forums: 42

Topics: 3938

Posts: 218966

Newest Members:

jrehor, TheFifties, bmw8282, man on the flaming pie, herseydenvar

Moderators: Ahhh Girl: 11826, meanmistermustard: 18460, Zig: 8371, Joe: 4476

Administrators: Joe: 4476, Ellie: 3

Members Birthdays
sp_BirthdayIcon
Today: None
Upcoming: wallflower1996