Day 11 on The Magical Musical Advent Calendar

Today’s prompt is ‘a song you never get tired of.’

There are a ton of songs with this as a qualifier for me. I’m going with a cover of a classic song. Honestly, I don’t really like the original of this. It’s a bit wishy washy. This version is incredible. I can and have listened to it eight, nine, ten times in a row. I don’t think I’ve ever heard every single word in a song and understood and felt it like I have in this.

The Sound Of Silence – Disturbed

21 thoughts on “Day 11 on The Magical Musical Advent Calendar

  1. You don’t like the S&G version? Man, that is one iconic song.

    I listened to this one and had to switch to another tab as I couldn’t stand looking at Mr Punk Ass.

    But you got me to listen to it. A first for this particular series of posts, so I guess it’s a smashing success? 😀

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  2. This version is interesting. I like it. But, I prefer S&G. And, did you know they recorded two different versions?

    I love Scarborough Faire, too. My family (paternal side) was very S&G oriented. My aunt & uncle had “Bridge Over Troubled Waters” as the theme to their wedding.

    I grew up with all their music. Threads in my tapestry…

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  3. I’d heard of this version but never listened to whole thing. Very powerful! And you’re right… you absorb it differently than the original. It has a very dark, haunting undertone where the S&G version is simply lovely melancholy.
    Thanks for posting. I loved it!

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