Julia | 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

14 November 2014
4.14pm
Avatar
Sugarplum fairy
London Palladium
Forum Posts: 180
Member Since:
3 August 2014
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

A lovely song.  I think this is John really working right at his limit picking-wise on the acoustic guitar.  I really like the chords too.  He is using the 'Travis Picking' technique that Donavan taught him in India.  You can tell from the Anthology version that it is stretching him.  No wonder!  

The following people thank Sugarplum fairy for this post:

Mr. Kite, Joe, Silly Girl
1 March 2016
7.09am
Avatar
Silly Girl
Find me where ye echo lays
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 8293
Member Since:
15 February 2015
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

I love Julia, there's nothing like it on repeat when you can't sleep-- because after that, you can. Works wonders. The stereo mix is a little annoying though, it starts with all the guitar in the right ear and then evens out at the end of the first 'Juuuulia'. I just tell myself it's like you're falling slowly into the song, like slipping underwater, but 'tis still annoying. 

Here is a lovely little song which I love with acoustic guitar parts that sound very like Julia

On a side note, I bet Paul would like 'A Pillow Of Winds', as it seems to be entirely concerned with that nice little state between sleeping and I which he finds so comfortable. a-hard-days-night-paul-7 

Wot ye lookin at? Half of what I say is meaningless... but I say it just to fill the other half with Beatlerubbish. Too fab four you, sorry
 New to Forumpool? You can introduce yourself here
1 March 2016
7.23am
Avatar
Starr Shine?
Waiting in the Sky
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 12079
Member Since:
1 November 2013
sp_UserOnlineSmall Online

I find Julia forgetable, whenever I try to think about the song, my brain switches over to Mother Natures Son.

The following people thank Starr Shine? for this post:

O Boogie, Mademoiselle Kitty >^..^<

she was the sun, burning bright and brittle and,https://youtu.be/52nwiTs7bk8

If you can't log in and can't use the forum go here and someone will help you out.

1 March 2016
10.31am
Avatar
Evangeline
Hollywood Bowl
Forum Posts: 740
Member Since:
14 February 2016
sp_UserOnlineSmall Online

Annadog40 said
I find Julia forgetable, whenever I try to think about the song, my brain switches over to Mother Natures Son.

So true that is. 

Don't ask and I won't tell you. 
2 March 2016
3.47am
Avatar
meanmistermustard
Moderator



Forum Posts: 18954
Member Since:
1 May 2011
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Have never cared for it. My father on the other hand loved it, thinking it was one of the best tracks they recorded and would always say it should have been on 'Love Songs'.

"I told you everything I could about me, Told you everything I could" ('Before Believing' - Emmylou Harris) 

"Don't make your love suffer insecurities; Trade the baggage of "self" to set another one free" ('Paper Skin' - Kendall Payne)

19 April 2016
7.04am
Avatar
Shamrock Womlbs
Waiting for the van to come
Candlestick Park
Forum Posts: 1028
Member Since:
24 March 2014
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

The fingerpicking and chords progression are very nice, if you can play guitar then this song is a must. 

also the lyrics are beautiful.

Everything on it is so soft and gentle, like a windy smile, like a floating sky... a-hard-days-night-george-4

The following people thank Shamrock Womlbs for this post:

Silly Girl

Why don't you put it on the toast?

19 April 2016
3.44pm
Avatar
Silly Girl
Find me where ye echo lays
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 8293
Member Since:
15 February 2015
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Shamrock Womlbs orated 
The fingerpicking and chords progression are very nice, if you can play guitar then this song is a must

It's on my to-do list... a-hard-days-night-paul-7

Wot ye lookin at? Half of what I say is meaningless... but I say it just to fill the other half with Beatlerubbish. Too fab four you, sorry
 New to Forumpool? You can introduce yourself here
Forum Timezone: America/Chicago

Most Users Ever Online: 597

Currently Online: Ron Nasty, AppleScruffJunior, Ahhh Girl, Starr Shine?, Mademoiselle Kitty >^..^<, Evangeline
37 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Top Posters:

Starr Shine?: 12071

Silly Girl: 8281

parlance: 7095

mr. Sun king coming together: 6980

Mr. Kite: 6146

trcanberra: 5791

Ron Nasty: 5519

Necko: 5235

mithveaen: 4635

AppleScruffJunior: 4067

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 87

Members: 3594

Moderators: 4

Admins: 2

Forum Stats:

Groups: 3

Forums: 42

Topics: 3983

Posts: 224139

Newest Members:

WinstonRamone, miketw10, Ashley Schilla, HMBeatlesfan, Shanew48

Moderators: Ahhh Girl: 12224, meanmistermustard: 18953, Zig: 8583, Joe: 4557

Administrators: Joe: 4557, Ellie: 3

Members Birthdays
sp_BirthdayIcon
Today: None
Upcoming: Thom Mc