Sunday, August 13, 2006

... doing that you break out in tears

Dear Mr. Fantasy
Dear Mr. Fantasy play us a tune
Something to make us all happy
Do anything, take us out of this gloom,
Sing a song, play guitar, make it snappy

You are the one who can make us all laugh
But doing that you break out in tears
Please don't be sad, if it was a straight life you had
We wouldn't have known you all these years

Music and Lyrics: Winwood, Capaldi, Wood

I've played this a couple of times on the weekend, making of it what I will.

In case you've never heard it or don't have a copy, here's an article about making the LP including 30 second snip of the song - perhaps not the best representation of the whole song (remember phasing). Err, I'm talking about the band Traffic, thought I better mention that.

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