Because it's one of our signature songs very few people have covered it over the years, so it has been great for us to hear a new interpretation. The song was recreated by Moby for the compilation album Making Patterns Rhyme.
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New wave synth-pop . Harvest Capitol US. Time, Incorporated. Retrieved 15 August Australian Chart Book — Retrieved 14 November Archived from the original on 23 June Retrieved 15 June Archived from the original on 25 October Retrieved 25 January Wallstein April 6, at am. Tommy Blikeng April 7, at pm. Eric Hall April 7, at pm. Michael Bounds April 25, at pm.
Alan April 8, at pm. How can Steppenwolf 7 not be in the list? Donald April 12, at am. Darren Winter April 25, at pm. Rootman April 25, at pm. Hans-Werner Terhechte April 25, at pm.
William Bernardi April 25, at pm. Ugwamp April 26, at am. Andrew Nichols April 26, at am. Where are any of those incredible Yes covers like Yessongs? Roger Dean was a genius. Dave Marin April 26, at pm. Stuart Ezrin April 26, at pm. Cover done by Norman Rockwell.
Kenny Anderson April 28, at pm. Chaim Caran November 20, at pm. Glenn Speake April 28, at pm. Nazareth,,,any of them but especially No Mean City! Nick June 28, at pm. Kelly July 16, at pm. IMO best of all time. Rolfie July 16, at pm. Harley July 16, at pm. Nancy July 17, at am.
Pierrock July 17, at am. Ian July 19, at pm. Cris August 11, at pm. Daryl August 11, at pm. Greg MacDonald August 11, at pm. Blown Pig,pigs head,headphones,sunglasses,a smoke,hilarious. Angus Whitehead August 12, at am. Gary August 12, at am. Joel August 12, at pm. Mike August 12, at pm. Rudy Baegher August 12, at pm.
Sonia Bailey August 12, at pm. Charles Ressler August 12, at pm. Jim Parnell August 13, at am. Agustin Az August 13, at pm. Everything is subjective but… whipped cream, santana 1 and Blind Faith are iconic.
Einar Madsen August 14, at am. Lordsea August 14, at pm. My Top Check Out.! Miker August 22, at am. John August 26, at pm. August Hayes October 5, at am. I was hoping to see the Jackson 5 Skywriter LP.
LGL October 10, at pm. Michael October 11, at am. Sledge Hammer October 11, at am. Alain October 11, at pm. Goldielocks October 12, at am. Groundhogs October 15, at pm. Deep Purple in Rock. Zeppelin III. Tubular Bells to name but three. Russell Cox November 4, at pm. Chuck November 5, at am. Markus November 7, at am. Captain November 7, at pm. Roland Morris November 8, at pm. Savoy Brown,Outside Looking in.. My opinion the Best Cover art ever.
John Miller November 9, at am. Mike Ellis November 9, at pm. Mooney November 10, at pm. CJ November 10, at pm. Rick Davis November 11, at am.
Chris Miller November 11, at am. Paul DiMaggio November 13, at am. Terry Mulcahy November 13, at am. Someone November 16, at am. LES December 3, at pm. Neil December 21, at am. Richard January 7, at pm. Tim January 8, at am. Iimu January 8, at pm. What the heck are the Beatles covers doing in this list?
Are they so great? No they are not. Duncaniw January 8, at pm. Erland Eikestad January 20, at am. Why never name the covers artists? Are not they important? Jaeden Hunter February 3, at pm. Captain February 4, at pm. Fred Purple February 11, at am. Sean Nickens February 16, at pm.
Alan Smith May 18, at am. Rick Frost May 20, at pm. AROL July 24, at pm. Scott November 22, at am. Batesy February 7, at pm. I forgot to mention, Def Leppard, High and dry, this ought to be on this list. Jackce February 14, at pm. Brian Martin March 1, at pm. Jerry W Newman March 2, at pm. Nutlinyl March 2, at pm. PG March 3, at am. Vic March 3, at am. CD size artwork is just too small.
John Mason March 5, at pm. Watch our film with Kamaal Williams here. Soweto seven-piece BCUC followed up their album Our Truth with another sprawling South African psych-out, weaving vast tapestries of sound across three tracks — two of which clock in at 16 and 19 minutes respectively.
Think mutant synth and J-pop electronics, with sharp industrial flourishes thrown in for good measure. This one wasted no time working its way into our heads with keenly infectious hooks, but it was the subtle, eccentric touches to the instrumentation and lyricism that ultimately elevated the whole, and made Rebound a particularly memorable listen.
Ever heard a demonic pied piper robot tooting a flute through a countryside field? The cover is a remarkably apt depiction of the kinds of sounds that lie in wait within. Play this record with the lights turned on, or you may never sleep again. An intimate portrait of a life Vynehall never knew.
Read our interview with Leon Vynehall here. Irish singer and songwriter Brigid Mae Power returned in with The Two Worlds , layering reverb-heavy folk with the intensity of her soaring vocals. Read our interview with DJ Taye here.
The label released four excellent albums, including one under his own Pendant moniker, any of which could have made this list. Think otherworldly, surreal and highly addictive. Read our interview with Aisha Devi here.
Exposing the fragile relationship between the personal and public, Broken Politics is a fragmented record that tries to make sense of how to live in turbulent Embed from Getty Images.
Like this: Like Loading The familiar unfamiliar The title Stranger on the Shore , with its hints of a far away, longed for romantic encounter, evokes an exotic landscape of palm fringed beaches lapped by gentle waves, a dream of romantic freedom. Photo Credit: fpo22p via Compfight cc Sleeping beauty So what I hear when I listen to Stranger on the Shore , is the last sleep of the suburbs before they awoke to the pop culture world of the Beatles and then to the avalanche of pop culture which followed.
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Namespaces Article Talk. Views Read Edit View history. After "Telstar", the next British performers to top the U. The song is certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America. The composition has been covered by many other artists, most prominently a vocal version by Andy Williams , which reached 9 on the adult contemporary chart , 30 in the UK , and 38 on the Billboard Hot ,  and a group vocal version by the Drifters , which reached 19 on the adult contemporary chart and 73 on the Billboard Hot Released in , the original Stranger on the Shore album also featured the string arrangements of Leon Young and the performances of his Chorale string players.
It primarily consists of melodies from classical, traditional and show music sources, but there is one more original: Is This the Blues , also assembled by Young from a Bilk melody. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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