Friday, December 26, 2008

Wednesday Crosscurrents 12/17/08

Estate Sale - Cheryl Wheeler
Northern Girl - same
I Miss You More Than I'm Mad - same
Moonlight and Roses - same

Country Girl - Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young
49 Bye Byes - Crosby, Stills and Nash

Songs about eyes and seeing

Hungry Eyes - Eric Carmen (from Dirty Dancing soundtrack)
Lyin' Eyes - Eagles

Bette Davis Eyes - Kim Carnes
These Eyes - Guess Who
Eye of the Tiger - Survivor (from the Rocky III soundtrack)

I Only Have Eyes for You - The Flamingos
Girl with No Eyes - It's a Beautiful Day
Windy - The Association ("And Windy has stormy eyes . . .)
Total Eclipse of the Heart - Bonnie Tyler ("Turn around, bright eyes")

Suite Judy Blue Eyes - Crosby, Stills and Nash
Guinevere - same ("Guinevere had green eyes, like yours, milady, like yours")

Blue Eyes Cryin' in the Rain - Willie Nelson
Don't It Make My Brown Eyes Blue - Crystal Gayle
Brown-Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
Green-Eyed Lady - Sugarloaf

Eye in the Sky - The Alan Parsons Project
Every Breath You Take - The Police ("I'll be watching you")
I Can See for Miles - The Who (second best rock song ever, after the Boss's Born to Run)

Sad-Eyed Lady of the Lowlands - Joan Baez (Dylan song, written about his wife Sara, from Baez's great 1968 album of Dylan covers, Any Day Now)

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