Post by lpfeffa Post by lpfeffa
Considering all that went on around here with Gold& WZ's
Terrible Announcement, I though it appropriate that we
Not to disrespect the dead, but I absolutely HATED that
song. Actually, I still do.
I don't even remember it.
Yeah, me neither. Clicked on the snippet of the song on
AllMusic (always problematic, since it sounds like it could
make for an all-day "annoying song earworm") but I STILL
don't recognize it. I think, well, I know there have been
many periods in my life when I didn't listen to music on the
radio. I think I'm better off for it, too.
Looks like Gold did a number of Beatle tributes- who knew? I
gotta say I always confuse him with J. D. Souther- "another
blond California based pretty boy" in my mind. Plus one of
his almost-hits was called "You're Only Lonely", right? (I
did like his song, "Safe at Home" he did with the minor
league "Crosby, Stills and Nash" style supergroup, Souther,
Post by lpfeffa
When I see "Lonely Boy," I think of Paul Anka.
Wait, a minute. Clicked on that snippet* and while I
remember that song (as a scratched up 45 several years old
already being played at 6th grade dances because the people
who controlled the record player hadn't caught "Beatlemania"
yet) I was thinking of a song from that same pre-British
Invasion era that went
"Lonely, I'm Mister Lonely...." So what song/singer is that?
* I'm afraid that one could become my all-day earworm now...