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Song Stories: Volume 1

Wakefield Mahon

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Gathered within these volumes are stories from across the globe, from across the genre spectrum, unified by the inspiration of song.A lyricist has the immense challenge of capturing an entire story in a handful of verses Some melodies convey a storyMoreGathered within these volumes are stories from across the globe, from across the genre spectrum, unified by the inspiration of song.A lyricist has the immense challenge of capturing an entire story in a handful of verses Some melodies convey a story without a single word.What stories might have arisen if the lyricists and composers chose to share their stories in a different medium? Sit back, relax, and spend some time with an old friend, or find a new one.Welcome to Song Stories.The Authors and their Inspirations:Lou Antonelli: Hearts of Stone by The Fontane SistersBecky Beard : “Riddles Wisely Expounded” (Traditional English Ballad)Anthony Box: “Paint it Black” by The Rolling StonesRaymond Clarke: “Back Together” by BabybirdChris Devito: “My Favorite Things” by John ColtraneLT Dalin: “The Banana Boat Song” by Harry Belafonte, “You Spin Me Round” by Dead or Alive/DopeSteven Gepp: “Sugar Shack” by Jimmy Gilmer and the FireballsWayne Helge: “That Moon Song” by Gregory Alan IsakovJack Horne: “Don’t Give Up on Us” by David SoulStephen Jansen: “My Dying Machine” by Gary NumanErik T Johnson: “Hazey Jane II” by Nick DrakeVic Kerry: “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road” by Elton JohnAdam Knight: “Hangar 18” by MegadethRobert Neilson: “The Bewlay Brothers” by David BowieNicky Peacock: “Swansong for a Raven” by Cradle of FilthSteve Voelker: “12 Ounce Epilogue” by ClutchCover Art by Diana WhileyEdited by: Wakefield G Mahon III