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THE Queen of Moya#2 Misty eyed adventures album

PostPosted: Tue Oct 17, 2006 4:49 pm
by youremyenergy79
choose your song! :mrgreen:
sorry ...the poll just have 10 songs eirigh suas a stoirin

PostPosted: Tue Oct 17, 2006 5:11 pm
by Phantas
eeee...I'll have to think this one over - it's so difficult to pick one as I like a lot of songs but I don't really have a favourite out of those! :?


PostPosted: Tue Oct 17, 2006 5:15 pm
by cantilena91
I chose Pilgrim's Way as I like it just a wee bit more than A Place Among The Stones and Misty-Eyed Adventures...!


PostPosted: Tue Oct 17, 2006 7:12 pm
by Grania
Days of the Dancing every time!! :lol:

PostPosted: Tue Oct 17, 2006 7:20 pm
by Ardens
Ooh, this is so difficult! There are several unusual but excellent songs on this album. I like especially "Misty Eyed Adventures", "The Mighty One" and "An Fharraige". I voted for "An Fharraige", because I once had it in my head for two days and even tried to sing it - my family called me crazy. :lol:

PostPosted: Tue Oct 17, 2006 8:15 pm
by nessieq
weeeeel I think my favourites are...

the days of the dancing,, a place among the stones, the watchman .. and an fharraige..
and pilgrim's way...
big yellow taxi....
love the mighty one too..
and heroes...
and of course misty eyed adventures
and dream on...

sorry- really cant chose a favourite- i love this album! Wasnt my fav on first listen and still isnt (adoooore TH) but I love it nonetheless! :mrgreen:

PostPosted: Tue Oct 17, 2006 8:17 pm
by Turlough
"A Place Among the Stones" used to be my favorite, but now I've edged over to the celestial "Pligrim's Way", with its meta-ethereal choruses, the bell in the intro and wind harp at the end, and the warm embrace of Moya's vocals.

PostPosted: Tue Oct 17, 2006 10:59 pm
by gregoing
And while Turlough's fav is "Pilgrim's Way," mine used to be, but has since switched to "The Mighty One." It's so great to hear that song and also great to think of who the song might refer to (I think I know!).


PostPosted: Wed Oct 18, 2006 9:35 am
by youremyenergy79
I love the moya version of big yellow taxi!and the days of the dancing ..and an fharraige

PostPosted: Wed Oct 18, 2006 10:49 am
by Jvan
I've chosen for Dream On :oops: That's a great song! If Moya's going to do a Best of, Dream on has to be in it! :mrgreen:

PostPosted: Wed Oct 18, 2006 12:34 pm
by Methica
APATS, One of y Moya favourites..:D

PostPosted: Wed Oct 18, 2006 2:31 pm
by eadgyth
I chose An Fharraige, because it's such a beautiful and evocative song. I first heard it while I lived in Barcelona and I loved to walk or sit by the seaside, so there's a connection. And I love the melody. But it nearly ties with Days of the Dancing, Mighty One and Misty Eyed Adventures.
Actually the song I like least is Eirigh Suas a Stoirin, I like the earlier Clannad version better.

PostPosted: Wed Oct 18, 2006 3:25 pm
by Turlough
This album could be a topic under "What Makes the Song", because it has so many great tunes on it. A good answer on this poll topic is the order in which each song was a favorite.

PostPosted: Wed Oct 18, 2006 6:02 pm
by Phantas
Well...since you're asking :D

I used to love Heroes..the massive power of the sisters singing was so mind blowing at the time I couldn't get enough of it, driving my mom mad :lol:
But now...ít became less a fav and I've grown more to The Mighty One, Days of the Dancing, An Fharraige, and some others...see too many!

I think I'll choose An Fharraige...I really really love how that song moves.

I think Big Yellow Taxi is fun too though! and while some here like APATS, It's just a wee bit too slow and too long for me on this album....It's a good/great song, but just seems to go on and on ..... :?


PostPosted: Wed Oct 18, 2006 6:25 pm
by Keiko
The days of the dancing, great song, I immediatly loved it, when I heard it at first.

Eirigh suas a Stoirin, by the way.. The Oro version is sooo much better! I just had to say it :mrgreen: