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by Hank
Mon Feb 26, 2018 10:30 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Herb Alpert's next album includes new Bacharach-Costello composition
Replies: 19
Views: 4805

Re: Herb Alpert's next album includes new Bacharach-Costello composition

Would definitely love to hear the vocal version of this.
I'm hearing something along the lines of, "oh - if I could just become forgetful....."
by Hank
Fri Jan 19, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Swing out Sister new cd
Replies: 40
Views: 8018

Re: Swing out Sister new cd

Thanks for the tip. I've been really enjoying this album.
by Hank
Mon Jan 01, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Another great song that sounds like Bacharach
Replies: 189
Views: 53770

Re: Another great song that sounds like Bacharach

Yes. Great song. I really like this version sung by Paul Weller:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cuhWXamkfw8
by Hank
Sat Dec 16, 2017 7:20 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Olympics Music
Replies: 17
Views: 5273

Re: Olympics Music

This came in my Spotify discover weekly list. Interesting concept and seems to be very well done.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MHgSqRFpCoQ
There is a whole album's worth - including Aretha's version of Walk On By..but this one is good.
by Hank
Wed Oct 04, 2017 8:35 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Bruce
Replies: 1
Views: 1131

Re: Bruce

by Hank
Wed Oct 04, 2017 8:34 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Bruce
Replies: 1
Views: 1131

Bruce

I’ve always thought the E-Street Band could do a great version of (There Goes) The Forgotten Man. I doubt there will be anything like that on Bruce’s next album but - interesting to read that it was influenced by Glen Campbell, Jimmy Webb and Burt... http://variety.com/2017/music/news/bruce-springst...
by Hank
Sat Apr 15, 2017 6:37 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: The Cake and the Rain by Jimmy Webb (a memoir)
Replies: 34
Views: 11896

Re: The Cake and the Rain by Jimmy Webb (a memoir)

Thats a monumental song and about the best vocal you’re ever gonna get from Jimmy.
Devastating.
by Hank
Thu Mar 02, 2017 9:25 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Most complex Bacharach song ever
Replies: 13
Views: 5174

Re: Most complex Bacharach song ever

Amazing to see Dionne sing that version of Who Gets The Guy. So effortless. Phenomenal. I feel under-qualified to evaluate song complexity but these seem like they belong on this list: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qj4ijgUhpLA https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8ByJ1C0iR4
by Hank
Thu Mar 02, 2017 8:49 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)
Replies: 1196
Views: 282616

Re: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)

Fantastic. How did Hal David come up with the line, “Sail when the wind starts to blow” ?
by Hank
Thu Feb 09, 2017 9:13 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Rare Dionne 1964 Concert Video! Don't Miss It!
Replies: 13
Views: 2724

Re: Rare Dionne 1964 Concert Video! Don't Miss It!

The performance of Walk On By is especially magical.
by Hank
Tue Jan 31, 2017 10:35 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: The right one...that's 'Martini'
Replies: 9
Views: 2146

Re: The right one...that's 'Martini'

Another Chris Gunning classic:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sl_J57S2C_M
by Hank
Tue Nov 22, 2016 9:03 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Olympics Music
Replies: 17
Views: 5273

Re: Olympics Music

Thanks again for all the suggestions. This has been a fruitful post for me....

Here’s a nice one I happened upon along the way:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0pQf9F_GItg
by Hank
Mon Oct 17, 2016 9:03 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)
Replies: 1196
Views: 282616

Re: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JFXuMljSY7g
No real Burt connection but should be enjoyable for all. What a voice !

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