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17 November 2015
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Walls And Bridges album artwork - John Lennon

Written by: Lennon
Recorded: July-August 1974
Producer: John Lennon

Released: 4 October 1974 (UK), 26 September 1974 (US)

John Lennon: vocals, guitar
Nicky Hopkins: piano
Jesse Ed Davis: electric guitar
Eddie Mottau: acoustic guitar
Ken Ascher: clavinet
Klaus Voormann: bass guitar
Arthur Jenkins: percussion
Jim Keltner: drums
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I've been really, really digging this song in the last few days, so I played it to my dad and he said 'it sounds like John Lennon is doing quite a good impersonation of Led Zeppelin.'

I quite agree with that statement, actually!

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28 March 2019
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*sees the phrase 'Led Zeppelin'*
*investigates*
Your dad made me listen to it. a-hard-days-night-ringo-15

I do see hear what he means. john-lennon-salute_gif

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The Hole Got Fixed said
I've been really, really digging this song in the last few days, so I played it to my dad and he said 'it sounds like John Lennon is doing quite a good impersonation of Led Zeppelin.'

I quite agree with that statement, actually!

  

“You know it’s such a drag to face another day.” My favourite line from the song, which believe it or not I also listened to quite recently. I don’t think it’s a classic Lennon song or anything but I do enjoy the energy it has. Really fun.

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Yeah 99% of people won't know it, but man it has a damn awesome groove!

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29 March 2019
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Underrated sonng from Walls And Bridges . My ex girlfriend from highschool made fun of the lyrical content a few years ago for being cheesy and obvious, but the vocal delivery is one fore the ages and I didn’t let it get to me. 

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sir walter raleigh said
Underrated sonng from Walls And Bridges . My ex girlfriend from highschool made fun of the lyrical content a few years ago for being cheesy and obvious, but the vocal delivery is one fore the ages and I didn’t let it get to me. 

  

“You gotta hang on in!” That line has got me through some boring days. a-hard-days-night-george-9

Another line that sticks with me is “I know you know about the Emperor’s clothes.” 

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I love the way it opens “don’t want to be a draaaag!” Seriously one of my favorite John vocal performances

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I'd never heard this one before, I'm definitely a fan. The Zeppelin comparison is a good one, but I'd liken this more closely to Stevie Wonder. 

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I do hear a bit of Stevie, not so much Zeppelin. (But "Trampled Underfoot" was a bit "Supertition"-ish,  so the comparison makes sense.)

John was big on those r&b records of the day! (As was Bowie, of course)

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'What You Got' is a banger too, I'm listening now and developing Restless Leg Syndrome. ahdn_paul_01

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