Musical coincidences # 383

April 5, 2013

My bloggin’ friend Stonefish (Hi, Stoney!) recently posted Shocking Blue’s “Mighty Joe”.

The song starts with a guitar playing some stuff down low, and another guitar playing stuff up high. Please pay attention to the guitar playing the low stuff:

Shocking Blue – “Mighty Joe” (1969) (excerpt)

Fast-forward to the mid-’70s… et voilà:

Bryan Ferry – “The Price Of Love (1976) (excerpt)

Here are the full versions:

Shocking Blue – “Mighty Joe” (1969)

Bryan Ferry – “The Price Of Love (1976)

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