To English and American poetry In ancient Greece, the lyre and its larger counterpart, the kithara, with five to seven strings, were played in accompaniment of the singing or reciting of epic poems. Durng festivities in honor of the god of wine, Dionysos, tragedies and satyr plays chosen in a competition were performed in which the chorus sang dithyrambs choral odes to a double-pipe reed instrument known as the aulos. Thus, poetry and music were intimately involved in communal events in Greece over two thousand years ago. Over time, with both genres developing and evolving into more complex systems of their own, they took separate paths.
Meaning of Lyrics From Songs of the Seventies These are the meanings behind the song lyrics from various songs of the 70s. We also have pages on this topic devoted to the 80s and 90s 0. Sweet dreams and flying machines in peices on the ground represent when his girlfriends plane crashed.
Susanna was in sweet dreams and she was in a plane and it sadly crashed. Key Lines "Soon it will be to late. To prove this to you I will mention a couple of facts.
The word "girl" in drug culture is used for drugs that work on the brains hypothalamus region; this is the same area one feels pleasure during sexual activity. The drugs that pleasure this area are cocaine, heroin, and ecstasy.
In the song he says, "slipping and a sliding" which is a description of using a needle for injection.
He uses brown because heroin is normally found as a brown powder china brown. So, before you start to make a reference to a song please research it before you put description into an artists work.
He made millions of tablets of strong LSD in his day, and then dissapeared. Yes, there is gas in the car.
I think the people down the hall, know who you are. So later on Phil whilst on tour tracked this guy down and sent him front row seat tickets and first class air fair ticket to his tour and limosoine and everything, then when he started singing this song he put the spot light on the guy, and started singing, a few weeks later due to all the humiliation and publicity the guy commited suicide.
After a little research, I find it was suicide, not cancer that killed Susan. All the more reason not to tell someone in detox or rehab. America Sang, "The ocean is a desert with its life underground and a perfect disguise above", to explain that the ocean was much like a desert in the sense that both are barren, exposed to the sun, and uninhibited by drinkable water.
He wrote the song about the casulaties of making it in the music business and then dying of a drug overdose. If you listen to the lyrics in the chorus they say "In the desert you can remember your name. I think this is proof enough of what this song really means. California during the time the song was written.
It talks about a being trapped in the high life, and having to deal with many obsessions - especially drugs. Many of the lines mentioned in the other review of this song present on this site are a direct reference to drugs: The play faust is about a man who sold his soul to the devil in return for fame.
This is pure speculation, but maybe he had a sexual relationship with someone and transmtited the diease. That lends so much to the line "you can checkout anytime you like, but you can never leave. It was a message to their former bandmate that they wished he was still a member of the band.
Up ahead in the distance I saw a shimmering light -- My head grew heavy, and my sight grew dim; I had to stop for the night.
Now on to the rest of the song - the alien mentions are more implicit than explicit, yet there are still clues: And she showed me the way; There were voices down the corridor - I thought I heard them say Welcome Such a lovely place, Such a lovely face.
But before immediatly jumping to the idea that all oppresion is bad you need to consider the fact that the forest represents nature, therefore the "oppresion" is a natural oppresion.I will write a song for you Chords by Earth, Wind and Fire Learn to play guitar by chord and tabs and use our crd diagrams, transpose the key and more.
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Lyrics to "I'll Write A Song For You" song by Earth, Wind And Fire: I thirst but never quench I know the consequence, feeling as I do We're in a spinning top Where, tel. "September" is a song by the American funk band Earth, Wind & Fire.
It was recorded during the sessions for their album I Am () and released as a single in It was included on The Best of Earth, Wind & Fire, Vol. 1 ().
Earth, Wind & Fire - I`ll Write a Song for You Lyrics. I thirst but never quench, I know the consequence Feeling as I do We're in a spinning top, where tell me will it stop?
And what am I to say? The journey from Ancient Greece. The annals of time make it clear that, for all of today’s diversity in lyric-based music, the modern lyric’s roots lie beneath the hills and ruins of Ancient Greece.