Label: Harvest - 244-04917 • Format: Cassette Album • Country: Spain • Genre: Rock • Style: Alternative Rock, Psychedelic Rock
This soft acoustic love song  may be quite uncharacteristic of the band's previous and future material. The song begins and ends in Til The Cops Come Knockin - Various - Bring It On - The Finest In R & B key of E major, with a darker middle section following the lyric, "and the candle dies" in the parallel minorE minor.
Both the E major and E minor chords feature the ninthmaking this song one of many Pink Floyd songs to feature a prominent E minor added ninth chord"Em Together We - Clannad - Clannad ".
Throughout most of the song, the bass line remains on E as a pedal pointcreating a drone. In the instrumental interlude, however, the chords change completely to A minor and B minor chords, leaving the E bass drone for a time before returning to E major. According to Nick Masonthe song's title originates from a possible hand in the game of mahjongwith which the band had become enamoured while touring. The song's lyrics refer to an eiderdownbetter known in the U. He further described the two as "pleasant little acoustic numbers hovering over a A Pillow Of Winds - Pink Floyd - Meddle back-drop of weird sounds.
They went on further, saying "this second song could not be in more contrast to the first one. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The Great A Pillow Of Winds - Pink Floyd - Meddle Discography 7th ed. Edinburgh: Canongate Books. London: Omnibus Press. The Rough Guide to Pink Floyd 1st ed. London: Rough Guides. Publications, Inc. Rolling Stone. Retrieved 25 July Pink Floyd. The Wall Live — The Wall The Final Cut. Live at the Empire Pool.
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