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by flicktease
Thu Oct 22, 2015 10:37 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Another great song that sounds like Bacharach
Replies: 221
Views: 266770

Re: Another great song that sounds like Bacharach

So happy someone mentioned Todd Rundgren..... My favourite songwriter (just in front of Burt).....Have to disagree that "Global" is a waste of time though. Following 3 tracks (Todd does write his fair share of showtunes) have a Bacharach sound ,at least to ,me. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gSDxwk...
by flicktease
Fri Apr 27, 2012 8:45 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Burt downunder
Replies: 5
Views: 2633

Burt downunder

Hi all, Am new to forum but been a long time Bacharach fan. Saw him play in Perth Western Australia last Monday. Was fantastic!!!!!! Highlights for me was his "Movie medley" which included Burt singing "Alfie' and "Wives and Lovers" and the instrumental "look Of Love." Gave me goosebumps! A real sur...
by flicktease
Fri Apr 27, 2012 8:38 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Yet another great one influenced by Burt
Replies: 1
Views: 1252

Re: Yet another great one influenced by Burt

Great find! Thanks for the link. I'm a huge Todd Rundgren fan. Was brought up on Burt Bacharach music and discovered Todd late eightes because of his beautiful but offbeat ballads. A lot of TR fans were shocked to hear Todd was influenced by Burt but it makes total sense to me! Both are pop genuises!