FlinterFile: Marillion- Lavender

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Marillion probably ist best known for their album Misplaced Childhood with the single Kayleigh.The follow-up single was Lavender, which would become their second biggest hit in 1985. It’s a love song which calls upon the innocence of childhood. Therefore, two inspiration sources were used: the old folk song Lavender’s Blue and Joni Mitchell’s The Hissing of Summer Lawns, which Marillion listened to quite a lot. The song was a hit in the UK, reaching number 5. Enjoy

Marillion- Lavender

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Posted on March 4, 2017, in 1980-1989, FlinterFiles and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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