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#1154787 - 07/01/19 07:42 PM Where the Rainbow is the Gold  
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https://www.soundclick.com/html5/v4/player.cfm?songID=11495160


Where the Rainbow is the Gold

When dark clouds have crossed the morning skies
And a salty rain has filled my eyes
Let a daydream journey carry me away

Let me walk with hope along the sunny highlands
Where a bluebird’s song is softer than the silence
Cos a stormy morning has a promise to uphold
And my spirit won’t be poor, somehow it will rise once more
Where the rainbow is the gold

When I walk a dark and snowy night
Life will only show me black and white
May the dawn not settle for a shade of grey

Let me sail with faith between Pacific islands
Where a dolphin’s song is softer than the silence
Cos a cloudy morning has a promise to uphold
And my spirit won’t feel poor, somehow it will rise once more
Where the rainbow is the gold…where the rainbow is the gold

If the chill of winter blows across my chosen road
Wrap me in a rainbow like a many colored coat

Let me walk with hope along the sunny highlands
Let me sail with faith between Pacific islands
Cos December mornings have a promise to uphold
And my spirit won’t be poor, someday it will rise once more
Where the rainbow is the gold…where the rainbow is the gold

©2010 Sharyn Cassidy/Robert George


Nashville demos etc:

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Amazon Kindle books by Robert George you may enjoy:

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#1154789 - 07/01/19 08:21 PM Re: Where the Rainbow is the Gold [Re: couchgrouch]  
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In my mind, this is a FCS: First Class Song.

Have fun!


K.I.S.S. Keep It Simple and Singable
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#1154798 - 07/02/19 12:58 PM Re: Where the Rainbow is the Gold [Re: couchgrouch]  
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Damn Robert.....All I can say dude....Exquisite


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#1154806 - 07/02/19 06:38 PM Re: Where the Rainbow is the Gold [Re: couchgrouch]  
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Thanks gents. It's a favorite of mine. smile


Nashville demos etc:

https://www.soundclick.com/bands3/default.cfm?bandID=431939

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https://soundcloud.com/wabash-cannibal

Amazon Kindle books by Robert George you may enjoy:

1) Americana

2) Teenage Graceland

3) The Will to Be

4) Fort Mystery

5) Wheel Sea

6) My One True Love
#1154851 - 07/03/19 10:48 PM Re: Where the Rainbow is the Gold [Re: couchgrouch]  
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Great demo, lots of great imagery! NIT PICK= Something gets lost in the singing of "Where the rainbow is the gold". Too many words too fast, doesn’t jump out and hit you like it should unless you're reading along with the song..... "Where the rainbow is golden" perhaps? Just my 2cents... Great job! smile

#1154870 - 07/04/19 04:39 PM Re: Where the Rainbow is the Gold [Re: couchgrouch]  
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Thanks Japov. If the hookline doesn't grab you, I can't speak to that, that's subjective. But it's not that many words and it's not sung fast. The way you have it phrased has just as many syllables and doesn't fit the meter.

Otherwise, I'm glad you liked it. smile


Nashville demos etc:

https://www.soundclick.com/bands3/default.cfm?bandID=431939

other demos:

https://soundcloud.com/wabash-cannibal

Amazon Kindle books by Robert George you may enjoy:

1) Americana

2) Teenage Graceland

3) The Will to Be

4) Fort Mystery

5) Wheel Sea

6) My One True Love

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