Thanks for taping and trading - enjoy the shows! All we ask is that no soundboard recordings from 2000 onward be uploaded. It doesn't matter what I say, As long as I sing with inflection. So what might seem like a repetitive song with some half-baked lyrics suddenly becomes a fairly interesting musical representation of a frustrating relationship. This Ache Disc 2 01. If you got this far, you earned it. When Blues Traveler is performing at a festival or other event featuring multiple bands, that particular event's policy may override Blues Traveler's customary taping policy.
Any sources blog, article, press release, video, etc. So if you wanna talk about it, you are more than welcome to do so below! Back In The Day 6. The Hook brings you back. Run Around Disc 2 13. Ockenfels and depicts a man, played by game show host , through late-night television. Or should I say… travel? I'm writing to give permission for fan-made live recordings to be hosted on archive.
The purpose is to keep content fresh on as requested by its members. These lyrics are a satirical take on the formulaic way popular music is generated. Images alone do not count as valid references. It doesn't matter what I say So long as I sing with inflection That makes you feel that I'll convey Some inner truth of vast reflection But I've said nothing so far And I can keep it up as long as it takes And it don't matter who you are If I'm doing my job, it's your resolve that breaks Because the hook brings you back I ain't tellin' you no lie The hook brings you back On that you can rely There is something amiss I am being insincere In fact I don't mean any of this Still my confession draws you near To confuse the issue I refer To familiar heroes from long ago No matter how much Peter loved her What made the Pan refuse to grow? The series of events went like this: heard the song on the radio, payed attention to the lyrics noticed the humor and dug a little deeper, then posted the article. I appreciate your attempt at an insult though, despite its poor outcome.
But there still is more Blues Traveler ground to cover. The titles have been abridged for the sake of brevity, however the context remains the same. This is a picture of me in real life. A hook is the part of the song that people like; the part that makes you remember the song. Blues Traveler seemed to have misunderstood how music affects us and what we actually take away from a song.
Normally it's the chorus, but not always. The song seems to be begging pop music to get to the point and stop wasting time with meaningless fluff and repetition. On that you can rely. I wish more musical acts that take up space felt this way. Audience recordings may continue to circulate freely.
So I think the best we can do is try and figure out and discuss what exactly it is that makes a song make us feel feelings. Maybe we could just set the name up as John Popper and list these bands as belonging to it? The singer is lamenting that he is being led on by someone he is attracted to. The message is that you don't need deep, meaningful lyrics to make people like your music. For purposes of this policy, performances by individual band members of Blues Traveler will be treated as Blues Traveler shows. On a deeper level, this can relate to superficial society in general, which is demonstrated in the video which shows beauty pageant contestants and a politician singing the song - they're all show and no substance, but most people don't notice or care. This list is subject to change.
The Mountains Win AgainBlues Traveler Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. When we spoke with Blues Traveler guitarist Chan Kinchla, he told us that the Peter Pan story was a favorite of the band. Brother John Disc 2 1. Videos are fine so long as they come from reputable sources e. This includes John Popper solo, John Popper Band, and John Popper Project.
That makes you feel I'll convey Some inner truth or vast reflection But I've said nothing so far And I can keep it up for as long as it takes And it don't matter who you are If I'm doing my job then it's your resolve that breaks Joke song? It kind of reminds me of 'De Doo Doo Doo De Da Da Da' by the Police because it sounds like just another pop song, but the lyrics are much deeper than they first appear. The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly15. Taper tickets are not necessary to record, and recording is permitted from anywhere the venue will allow it. Please see the for more detailed explanations of the rules. Engaging Music: Essays in Music Analysis.