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Van Morrison Ranked - Five Favourite Albums

Van Morrison’s voice is an expressive instrument which synthesises his Irish roots with the R&B and jazz that he grew up hearing in Belfast. His exploration of Celtic Soul has effectively fuelled his entire career, as he veered between commercial pop and more uncompromising efforts. 689 more words

Album Reviews

Van Morrison on Love and its Dynamic Journey

The journey’s longer than

I thought my love.

There’s lots of things

Get in the way.

But every time I think of you

You just steal my heart away.

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Thought On Thoughts

I will never grow so old again

Listening to Van Morrison’s Astral Weeks is exactly like living in the most painful, beautiful dream you’ve ever had. Very James Joyce. Very makes me want to dance down the metro aisles and also lay down in the middle of the road and cry and also jump into some sea, any sea, and run down an empty street with a lover or with a friend or alone, laughing until the end of time. 116 more words


23/108: sandy toes

hark, now hear the sailors cry,
smell the sea, and feel the sky
let your soul and spirit fly, into the mystic…

Lyrics by Van Morrison… 13 more words

Jennifer A. Fifield

VAN MORRISON - " The Authorized Bang Collection "

These Recordings Van Morrison made for Bang Records in 1967, including an entire disc of tracks seeing official release for the first time, will feature on the upcoming reissue “ 327 more words


Van Morrison, Mike Nesmith and the Road to Enlightenment.

From 1977 through to 1982 Van Morrison had a neat run of radio hits in New Zealand that included Wavelength, Cleaning Windows, Full Force Gale… 2,278 more words


You've crossed many waters to get here: Best of Van Morrison

Respectful but not obeisant, I approach Van Morrison as I would a neighbor whose manicured lawns and shiny car deserve my respect until I remember that their owner’s gut falls over his bathing trunks and his toenails need a trim. 344 more words