The Ledge

Go Back   The Ledge > Main Forums > Christine McVie
User Name
Password
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Mark Forums Read


Make the Ads Go Away! Click here.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 11-16-2022, 12:34 AM
Karlie's Avatar
Karlie Karlie is offline
Addicted Ledgie
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 589
Default Songbird Orchestral Version Nominated for 2023 Grammy

https://www.rhino.com/article/gratef...my-nominations Looks like the nomination is for the orchestral arranger rather than Chris herself, but itís still pretty cool!
__________________
Reply With Quote
.
  #2  
Old 11-16-2022, 08:20 AM
Macfan4life's Avatar
Macfan4life Macfan4life is offline
Addicted Ledgie
 
Join Date: Sep 2014
Location: Somewhere near Key Biscayne, nothing there so I came back
Posts: 4,852
Default

That is so cool even though the majority of us here never thought the arrangement fit the song. I hope he/she wins. Its a fine arrangement but does not do Songbird justice.

I hate the Grammy awards like all of these award shows. How Buckingham/McVie did not get nominated for best duo is a disgrace.
__________________
My heart will rise up with the morning sun and the hurt I feel will simply melt away
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 11-16-2022, 09:17 PM
aleuzzi's Avatar
aleuzzi aleuzzi is offline
Addicted Ledgie
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 5,316
Default

Further evidence of the bizarre!

One thing the orchestral version does do is showcase the vocal. I always loved the way she sang the song but when I heard this version I was gobsmacked by her voice. Not sure why I noticed it more, but I did.
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 11-21-2022, 08:10 AM
jbrownsjr jbrownsjr is offline
Moderator
 
Join Date: Jun 2000
Location: Los Angeles
Posts: 14,635
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by aleuzzi View Post
Further evidence of the bizarre!

One thing the orchestral version does do is showcase the vocal. I always loved the way she sang the song but when I heard this version I was gobsmacked by her voice. Not sure why I noticed it more, but I did.
I had the same sensation. Her vocal on the track is beautiful and really does stand out.
__________________
I would tell Christine Perfect, "You're Christine f***ing McVie, and don't you forget it!"
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


FLEETWOOD BY MICK FLEETWOOD - HARDCVR W/DJKT picture

FLEETWOOD BY MICK FLEETWOOD - HARDCVR W/DJKT

$5.99



Mick Fleetwood - Celebrate The Music Of Peter Green And The Early Years of Fleet picture

Mick Fleetwood - Celebrate The Music Of Peter Green And The Early Years of Fleet

$21.32



MICK FLEETWOOD & FRIENDS 2021 DVD, Rare PBS ~  LONDON PALLADIUM, Christine McVie picture

MICK FLEETWOOD & FRIENDS 2021 DVD, Rare PBS ~ LONDON PALLADIUM, Christine McVie

$21.99



FLEETWOOD MAC SIGNED 8X10 PHOTO X4 MICK STEVIE NICKS CHRISTINE MCVIE LINDSEY B r picture

FLEETWOOD MAC SIGNED 8X10 PHOTO X4 MICK STEVIE NICKS CHRISTINE MCVIE LINDSEY B r

$9.48



Play On : Now, Then, and Fleetwood Mac Hardcover Mick, Bozza, Ant picture

Play On : Now, Then, and Fleetwood Mac Hardcover Mick, Bozza, Ant

$5.46




All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:41 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
© 1995-2003 Martin and Lisa Adelson, All Rights Reserved