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by blueonblue
Sun Feb 14, 2021 5:18 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)
Replies: 1285
Views: 888599

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

The "Old Smoothie" !

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by blueonblue
Fri Jan 29, 2021 5:13 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Two more Bacharach & Tashian songs
Replies: 8
Views: 8752

Re: Two more Bacharach & Tashian songs

There you go....



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by blueonblue
Thu Jan 28, 2021 5:20 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Two more Bacharach & Tashian songs
Replies: 8
Views: 8752

Re: Two more Bacharach & Tashian songs

They've probably composed enough songs for almost a full album by now.
Let's hope they release one. :D

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by blueonblue
Wed Jan 27, 2021 10:20 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)
Replies: 1285
Views: 888599

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

The guitar accompaniment really captures the true essence of the song.....superb ! :D

Paul, thanks for posting.

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by blueonblue
Sat Jan 23, 2021 6:08 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: "Ready Steady Burt!"
Replies: 4
Views: 4399

Re: "Ready Steady Burt!"

More vintage footage of Burt.....and Phil Spector....

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by blueonblue
Fri Jan 22, 2021 3:44 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: "Ready Steady Burt!"
Replies: 4
Views: 4399

Re: "Ready Steady Burt!"

A recent documentary about the show.......



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by blueonblue
Fri Jan 22, 2021 4:14 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: "Ready Steady Burt!"
Replies: 4
Views: 4399

"Ready Steady Burt!"

Vintage footage of a Burt interview at 33:05 from the classic UK pop show 'Ready Steady Go!' from the mid sixties

It's fun watching the kids trying to dance to a Bacharach song...an almost impossible task! :)

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by blueonblue
Tue Dec 15, 2020 7:29 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Make It Easy On Yourself by Amar (1994)
Replies: 1
Views: 3491

Make It Easy On Yourself by Amar (1994)

Very unusual sitar arrangement....full of Eastern promise.



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by blueonblue
Sat Dec 05, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Blue Umbrella with 2 bonus tracks
Replies: 13
Views: 11368

Re: Blue Umbrella with 2 bonus tracks

I think '21st Century Man' is a beguiling gem and the old Bacharach trait of the repeated motif fade ending featuring the flugelhorn and strings wouldn't have sounded out of place on one of his A&M albums from the late 60s and early 70s. As for 'A Quiet Place', although it's an enjoyable listen wit...
by blueonblue
Fri Dec 04, 2020 5:45 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Blue Umbrella with 2 bonus tracks
Replies: 13
Views: 11368

Re: Blue Umbrella with 2 bonus tracks

The bonus tracks.....
'A Quiet Place'


'21st Century Man'


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by blueonblue
Sat Nov 21, 2020 8:42 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Origin of This Guys In Love
Replies: 14
Views: 11591

Re: Origin of This Guys In Love

After some quick research on the web,(about 14 minutes)Danny Williams did indeed record "That Guys In Love" on Deram Records DML1017(LP) released in GB. On this same album is Burt and Hal's "Love Was Here Before The Stars"also recorded by Brian Foley on Kapp. The release date says 1968, but it prob...
by blueonblue
Wed Oct 28, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Blue Umbrella with 2 bonus tracks
Replies: 13
Views: 11368

Re: Blue Umbrella with 2 bonus tracks

Davide Bonori wrote:
Wed Oct 28, 2020 12:51 pm
https://www.cdjapan.co.jp/product/SICX- ... 99aed3d644

The Japanese cd version of Blue Umbrella contains 2 bonus tracks: "21st century man" and "Quiet place".
Thanks David, let's hope the "bonus tracks" soon appear on 'youtube'.

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by blueonblue
Sat Oct 03, 2020 6:48 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Put Your Youtube.com Links Here! (if you want)
Replies: 1285
Views: 888599

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

Italian film composer Piero Piccioni seemed very influenced by Bacharach.
Here are a couple of examples...
(Female vocalist : Edda Dell'Orso)





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by blueonblue
Thu Oct 01, 2020 4:41 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Helen Reddy
Replies: 3
Views: 3460

Re: Helen Reddy

Very sad news indeed.
Helen Reddy R.I.P.



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by blueonblue
Thu Aug 20, 2020 9:46 am
Forum: The Burt Bacharach Forum
Topic: Great article
Replies: 1
Views: 2227

Re: Great article

Classic Burt !

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