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What John Lennon song does this chorus sound like?
22 April 2014
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Hey guys! I know I haven’t been around for awhile, but I just wanted to pop in and ask a question. I’ve been stuck on this chorus, thinking it sounds like a solo Lennon tune, and I just can’t figure out which.

I’m thinking it almost sounds like John’s demo Real Life, which turned into Real Love and I’m Stepping Out. But I’m not quite sure…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?…..7RpsaA0Su0

Anyone have any other ideas?

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23 April 2014
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No one wants to play? Arghhh…this is driving me insane. It’s particularly the part where he sings, “Fingers dimming the lights.” It sounds just like a part of a Lennon song. 

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23 April 2014
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I’m thinking maybe (Just Like) Starting Over. I know there’s a Lennon tune that sounds more like it.

Wait ! As I was typing I might have it. It could be How? from his Imagine album.

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24 April 2014
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I’m not hearing it with How?

Erghh…I think I’m just going to give up and say it reminds me of Real Life. Thank you for helping, though!

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24 April 2014
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It is a pain, @kedame. I’ve tried it against a few things and have decided it’s Lennonesque, but nothing too specific. I had the same problem with this:

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Just found this thread and 2 possibilites come to mind:

#9 Dream

Clean Up Time (from Double Fantasy )

What do you think?

 

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