Best song about the sun

Discussion in 'Recordings [BG]' started by g-dude, Jun 24, 2022.


  1. Okay, so we’ve done a good job on the moon. Let’s take on the sun!



    Pros: groovy bassline, great vocals.
    Cons: nobody wants to hear about the Age of Aquarius. Get to the good part!



    Pros: there are so many versions, but I had to go with this because they blend so well together.
    Cons: Whar bass? WHAR????



    Pros: you can sing Beavis and Butthead style to it.
    Cons: that hat



    Pros: You can tell they’re actually playing it. Ron Carter.
    Cons: sort of had to stretch the definition



    Pros: soulful with a great groove
    Cons: ain’t no sunshine



    Pros: great song for cruising or just chilling out
    Cons: some of the lyrics are…well, it doesn’t seem like they tried hard.



    Pros: great singing voice
    Cons: it isn’t “Take Me Home Country Roads”



    Pros: none
    Cons: I have brought shame upon my family for seven generations by including this.
     
  2. LetItGrowTone

    LetItGrowTone

    Apr 2, 2019
    Fortunate Son

    Oh, never mind.
     
  3. lokikallas

    lokikallas Supporting Member

    Aug 15, 2010
    los angeles
  4. AceOfBassFace

    AceOfBassFace

    Jun 23, 2019
    Toronto
     
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  5. The Owl

    The Owl

    Aug 14, 2005
    GA


     
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  6. "Some of us aren't infatuated with classic rock."

    But it's still good.

     
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  8. Ok, just one more:

     
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  9. Michedelic

    Michedelic MId-Century Modern

    But that’s the kind of PF that “classic rock” stations will never play. It’s too weird and different for the average CR consumer to handle. They’d change the channel in a hurry if they ever got a load of “Set The Controls…”or this(which is about thousands of suns)…
     
  10. furym

    furym

    Aug 31, 2014
    Carthage, NC
    They Might Be Giants

     
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  11. TomB

    TomB Supporting Member

    Aug 24, 2007
    Vermont
    Still go for George’s “Here Comes the Sun”.
     
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  12. foal30

    foal30

    Dec 3, 2007
    New Zealand
    People used to hassle me about my Phil Collins obsession but take a look at me now
     
  13. Michedelic

    Michedelic MId-Century Modern

  14. foal30

    foal30

    Dec 3, 2007
    New Zealand
    Crowded House - Distant Sun
     
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  15. Killing Floor

    Killing Floor Supporting Member

    Feb 7, 2020
    Austin, TX
     
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  16. Michedelic

    Michedelic MId-Century Modern

     
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  17. Michedelic

    Michedelic MId-Century Modern



     
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  18. Jasbass1013

    Jasbass1013

    Jan 24, 2019
    NH
    Yes - “Ritual (Nous Sommes du Soleil)”
     

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