Musical coincidences # 261

June 16, 2012

My friend Steve (Hi, Steve!) spotted this one:

David Bowie – “Sound And Vision (1977) (excerpt)

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Doves – “There Goes The Fear (2002) (excerpt)

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Well spotted, Steve. Thanks!

Here are the full versions:

David Bowie – “Sound And Vision (1977)

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Doves – “There Goes The Fear (2002)

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Song of the day: Doves – "Catch The Sun"

June 16, 2012

Today’s Musical coincidence (see other post) involved English band Doves, and it reminded me that I hadn’t gotten around to playing you my favourite Doves song.

Here ’tis:

Doves – “Catch The Sun” (2000)

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If you find that video unwatchable (I do), may I suggest a soaring live version instead?

Part 1 (it starts at 5:05):

Part 2: