Label: Reprise Records - RS-6273 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue • Country: Australia • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: Folk Rock, Ballad
It first appeared on Sinatra's album Movin' with Nancythe soundtrack to her television special of the same name, which also featured a performance of the song. Although "Some Velvet Morning" is one of the more famous duets Hazlewood and Sinatra recorded together, it is considered a departure from their usual fare, as it is decidedly less influenced by country and western music.
The single peaked at number 26 on the Billboard Hot in January InLondon's The Daily Telegraph called the song, "One of the strangest, druggiest, most darkly sexual songs ever written - ambitious, beautiful and unforgettable. The lyrics consist of the male part describing a mysterious, powerful woman named Phaedrawho "gave [him] life … and The male part alternates with the female part, who identifies herself as Phaedra and speaks over ethereal, twinkling music about beautiful nature imagery and about the secrets held by an unknown collective "us.
Lee's voice is recorded with more reverberation than Nancy's, making it sound bi-dimensional. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the song. For the band, see Some Velvet Morning band. For the film, see Some Velvet Morning film. Turn on Dirty Delaney (1994) - Nick Wiz - Cellar Sounds Volume One: 1992-1998 mind: four decades of great psychedelic rock.
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