I Love Listening to Jackson Browne

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    Sky Blue and Black

    My favorite Jackson Brown song is "Sky Blue and Black".  I love these words: In the calling out to one another Of the lovers up and down the strand In the sound of the waves and the cries Of the seagulls circling the sand In the fragments of the songs Carried...
    Francescanolonger Francescanolonger
    46-50, F
    Feb 16, 2008

    ...to Find the Love I Heard of In Books, Films and Songs

    "Pretender" is an ever present in my car cd changer. I have been listening to him for over 30 years. Pathetic! But he can still make me cry.
    bak65 bak65
    31-35, M
    1 Response Aug 27, 2007

    ...to Find the Love I Heard of In Books, Films and Songs

    "Pretender" is an ever present in my car cd changer. I have been listening to him for over 30 years. Pathetic! But he can still make me cry.
    bak65 bak65
    31-35, M
    Aug 27, 2007

    But Rosie, You're All Right...

    The song Rosie is really ironic. I was 14 when it came out.  It's so beautiful, so sentimental-sounding, with Jackson's wonderful phrasing and piano. I thought it was a really pretty vignette of a troubled, but rock-solid relationship. Even thought I now know different, I...
    MichaelsWidow MichaelsWidow
    41-45, F
    Oct 11, 2008

    The Words Speak For Themselves

    THE PRETENDER I'm going to rent myself a house In the shade of the freeway Gonna pack my lunch in the morning And go to work each day And when the evening rolls around I'll go on home and lay my body down And when the morning light comes streaming in I'll get up and do it...
    IamIam IamIam
    46-50, M
    5 Responses Dec 1, 2007

    Genius

    it's a shame how his talent is so often overlooked.
    letmeusethisname letmeusethisname
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Oct 13, 2010
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