David Gray in The Bing Lounge

Discussion in 'Live Performances' started by Julian, Aug 24, 2014.

  1. Julian

    Julian Member Grayhead

    Another excellent acoustic session and interview and a very welcome Piano version of Birds of The High Arctic.What a beautiful old upright Steinway,wonderful sound.The chipped keys adding great character.It Accumulates is a fantastic song.Simple playing;a very powerful lyric.:headphone:.....The lamps are back!!

    Last edited: Aug 25, 2014
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  2. wolfie

    wolfie Well-Known Grayhead

    David and his voice seem exhausted but that version of Birds of the High Arctic is gorgeous. Thanks for posting these videos, Julian.
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  3. carmel59

    carmel59 Well-Known Grayhead

    You're right, I don't know how they're all keeping such a pace. Not only the travel, but all the promo stuff in between too. And only two weeks off before they come back in the fall.
  4. RosalieEP

    RosalieEP Well-Known Grayhead

    Love the interview with the piano at hand.
  5. Susanne

    Susanne New Grayhead

    Fantastic. The first clip about the inspiration for Birds, Gulls, and Incredible is wonderful. Makes me long for a really good, meaty interview with him. And it occurs to me that not just anyone can sit in front of DG and ask questions, you know? I think he's gracious and all, but kind of a hard nut to crack. I wonder who he would like to be interviewed by? I've seen a couple great examples of "peer-to-peer" interviews (conversations, really) that are satisfying for everyone. Kind of like Jerry Seinfeld taking his friends out for coffee and talking about comedy...

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