BummerNacht: Stairway to Heaven

 

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5 Responses to “BummerNacht: Stairway to Heaven”

  1. sherkat Says:

    Awesome. I always loved how he’d mock other genres and artists by one-upping them on their own turf.

    • john Says:

      “Easy Meat” is unquestionably Chicago. And he was relentless with disco — “Disco Boy” is quite a bit more cutting even than “Dancin’ Fool”:

      “Disco Boy,
      Do the bump every night,
      Til a Disco Girl
      Who’s Really Right
      Will fall for your line,
      And feed you a box full of chicken de-liiight”

  2. john Says:

    A higher-fi version is available on “The Best Band You Never Saw in Your Life”.

    I think that might be the great Mike Keneally on guitar:

  3. Patrick O'Grady Says:

    I like that FZ gave the guitar solo to the horn section. That was a nice touch.

  4. sherkat Says:

    Well, yeah, they were doing all that bumping and grinding up there!

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