head-chef
Sep 23, 2018

Cranefly

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Here are some 'facts'. - The new album contains a song called 'Cranefly'. - Michael once spent 36 hours awake in an attempt to offset the experience of jet-lag. This was on his return from New York after getting married. He tried to stay awake by writing riffs. When he woke up, the verses for this song had appeared on his hard drive, and he had no recollection of writing it* - You can read the lyrics here before you get a chance to listen to the whole song, which is an unusual way to experience it. - It contains the word 'sod', as in 'the part of soil below grass'.

 

- The picture is from a video that you'll never get to see because it isn't great. Nice picture though.

*As a side note, the iron that Michael used to iron his trousers on his wedding day was manufactured by Procter Silex, a company that also manufactures toasters, and inspired the song Proktor Cylex.

sel
Sep 26, 2018

Ha - great and comprehensive insight. More please.

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