Musical coincidences # 217

April 12, 2012

This coincidence is another hybrid (i.e., most of it from my friend Steve*, a bit from me), and I’ll present it in chronological order:

Rainbow – “Man On The Silver Mountain” (1975) (excerpt)

Montrose – “Merry-Go-Round” (1976) (excerpt)

Dire Straits – “Money For Nothing (1985) (excerpt)

Here are the full versions:

Rainbow – “Man On The Silver Mountain” (1975)

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Montrose – “Merry-Go-Round” (1976)

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Dire Straits – “Money For Nothing (1985)

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(*Hi, Steve!)