Living Colour (D -3): Flying

Musically speaking, Flying is maybe the most simple song featured in the 4th Living Colour‘s album Collideoscope. The tune is based on a classic ballad chords progression: simple and predictable. Yet it is a powerful song because of the double meaning lyrics. As it is obvious that the song is about 9/11 events, it can be understood on several different levels. To be honest, it took me several rounds on the stereo to understand that it was not a song about suicide…

Check this wonderful live rendition of Flying…

Living Colour – Flying

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MGdjEKRi9E8[/youtube]

About Sem

I am the founder of Muzicosphere (that also exists in a French version). In 2011, I also created Guitar Fail, the Guitar LOL place to be. And before that I created GAS a GoGo, a gear giveaways blog in French.

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