Recorded: 6 August-13 October 1980
Producers: John Lennon, Yoko Ono, Jack Douglas
Released: 17 November 1980
John Lennon: vocals, keyboards
Earl Slick, Hugh McCracken: electric guitar
Tony Levin: bass guitar
George Small: keyboards
Michelle Simpson, Cassandra Wooten, Cheryl Mason Jacks, Eric Troyer: backing vocals
Andy Newmark: drums
Matthew Cunningham: hammer dulcimer…
14 February 2016
26 January 2017
Another example of John’s incredible songwriting ability. So simple, yet so profound.
The following people thank sir walter raleigh for this post:SgtPeppersBulldog, Beatlebug, WeepingAtlasCedars
"The pump don't work cause the vandals took the handles!"
-Bob Dylan, Subterranean Homesick Blues
"We could ride and surf together while our love would grow"
-Brian Wilson, Surfer Girl
18 April 2013
15 February 2015
I love this song — though I prefer the acoustic demo over the Double Fantasy version. I love his perspective of ‘The world thinks I’m crazy, but I don’t care, cause I know where I’m at’.
The following people thank Beatlebug for this post:sir walter raleigh, SgtPeppersBulldog
It verges from the sublime to the ridiculote
New to Forumpool? You can introduce yourself here.