Friday, December 25, 2009

Merry Christmas.

Special thanks to Jimmy Mac for this splendid find. Merry Christmas.
"Walking In The Air." (The original version from "The Snowman" with Peter Auty)


WLT NSW said...

That is a TRULY beautiful song and in whatever version. You simply can't kill a good song.

My favourite version though is the live version performed by the Finnish Heavy Metal Band 'Nightwish' whose vocalist at that time was a highly rated Opera singer.

They give it an almost Wagnerian treatment.

I get tingles down my spine when I hear it.

It's... 'haunting'.

Anonymous said...

Have a listen to this version by Rainbow. Ritchie Blackmore's guitar playing on this instrumental is awesome. Pure magic!

Whitelaw Towers said...

I think we all attended the same music school of Rock. Cheers lads.

WLT NSW said...

In MY opinion this particular version kicks serious ARSE!!!