Gordon Lightfoot - The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald album flac
- Album: The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald
- FLAC: 1727 mb | MP3: 1617 mb
- Released: 1976
- Style: Folk Rock
- Rating: 4.2/5
- Votes: 744
- Format: RA TTA MMF VOX MP1 MPC VQF
Haven't seen too many videos with a good quality version of this song, so I thought I'd put together a video with lyrics
Текст песни: The legend lives on from the Chippewa on down Of the big lake they call Gitche Gumee The lake, it is said, never gives up her dead When the skies of November turn gloomy.
The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" is a song written, composed, and performed by Canadian singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot to commemorate the sinking of the bulk carrier SS Edmund Fitzgerald on Lake Superior on November 10, 1975. Lightfoot drew his inspiration from Newsweek's article on the event, "The Cruelest Month", which it published in its November 24, 1975, issue. Lightfoot considers this song to be his finest work.
Gordon Lightfoot is one of the all time great balladeers. Darrell from EugeneIf you knew someone who died on the Edmund Fitzgerald or are related to someone who died onboard the "Fitz", stay away from amiright. Every so often, I see parodies of this song that are, among other things, disrespectful for those who died, mocking of the same people or even ridiculing Bodie Miller, of all people!
As a youth, he sang in the choir of St. Paul's United Church under the direction of choir-master Ray Williams. Lightfoot remarked in 2005 that it was Williams who "taught him how to sing with emotion and how to have confidence in his voice". The song was originally featured on his 1970 album "Sit Down Young Stranger" which had not been selling that well. It was also in 1971 that on a bus bound for Calgary, Gordon met a lonely teenage girl named Grace on her way home from Toronto, and in 1972, the song "Alberta Bound" found its debut on the Don Quixote album.
Album Summertime Dream (artist: Gordon Lightfoot). Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald Lyrics. The legend lives on from the Chippewa on down Of the big lake they called Gitche Gumee The lake, it is said, never gives up her dead When the skies of November turn gloomy. Inspired by the tragic sinking of the ore carrier Edmund Fitzgerald in Lake Superior, Gordon Lightfoot wrote Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald to commemorate the 29 lives lost. Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" Track Info. Written By Gordon Lightfoot. Release Date June 1, 1976.
Appearing originally on Lightfoot's 1976 album Summertime Dream, the single version hit number 1 in his native Canada (in the RPM national singles survey) on November 20, 1976, barely a year after the disaster. In the United States, it reached number 1 in Cashbox and number 2 for two weeks in the Billboard Hot 100 (behind Rod Stewart's "Tonight's. NRBQ frequently performed "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" live, though in a less than serious manner. Video shows vocalist Terry Adams, reading from a lyrics sheet, chuckling as his voice cracks, while audience members throw debris at the stage
Author pcprimeevil 85. 1 contributor total. View official tab. We have an official The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald tab made by UG professional guitarists. Check out the tab . Backing track. There is no strumming pattern for this song yet. and get +5 IQ.
Bass tablature for The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald by Gordon Lightfoot. Rated . out of 5 by 1 user. Submitted by lbassy on January 14, 2017. Want to make The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald sound awesome on your bass? Master proper technique on bass with step-by-step beginner's lessons. submitted by lbassy). SONG: The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald ARTIST: Gordon Lightfoot ALBUM: Summertime Dream YEAR: 1975 TUNING: Standard (E A D G) TIME SIGNATURE: 6/4 TABBED: by Seanmo for BigBassTabs. As requested by Old Hippie.
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