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Strange Magic

Lyrics

You're sailing softly through the sun
In a broken stone age dawn.
You fly so high.

I get a strange magic,
full lyrics
You're sailing softly through the sun
In a broken stone age dawn.
You fly so high.

I get a strange magic,
full lyrics

Features of This Track

basic rock song structures
call and answer vocal harmony (Antiphony)
repetitive melodic phrasing
interweaving vocal harmony
use of a string ensemble
mixed acoustic and electric instrumentation
acoustic rhythm piano
a clear focus on recording studio production
major key tonality
electric guitar riffs
electric pianos
vocal harmonies
emphasis on instrumental arranging

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

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Comments

Under rated band 4 sure!
Great Band, E. L. O!.
instant classic the second I heard it
This song is so beautiful. S t r a n g e m a g i c.
That mid to late 70's sound.Captur e d perfectly by ELO!
*grins*
I LOVE ELO!
This song makes me feel magical lol...
Just love to hear ELO
Tattooed all night listing to elo very cool times
kandjpeckham
Brings me back to the beach
Nobody like F'n ELoooooo!
this song rocks.
those strings.....
I want your, cries of passion & satisfaction . . . ( m y beloved) to ring-- in my ears !
I'm 56 years old now and Elo's music still brings joy into my life and soul. Sincerely. Irv jr.
There goes those Brits again,Jeff Lynne is Amazing love how they blended classic with rock creative.... . . C h i l d h o o d Best Years Of My Life!!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! !
There are not many groups that you an say this about, but ELO is truly one-of-a-kin d . .
GOOD TUNE
immsuchhador k
Perfection. I love ELO.
ELO is one of the best! The way they encompass strings and rock together is truly magical.
ELO had a very distinctive sound. Unique! Unmistakable ! Jeff Lynne added his voice stylings to the Wilburys. Wouldn't have been the same without him!
I love this song used to dance to this with a very special person
remind me of my late husband//he loved this ... sniff sniff ..i still miss him
A fantastic band that sounded completely unlike anything else. Loved the classical, melodic blend of music.
E.L.O. is strange magic; how wonderful they are.
Fabulous song with gorgeous vocals by Jeff. Another of those songs from teen years, got to love the music of the 70's (just ignore the disco part)
I LOVE E.L.O.!!!!!
For years, I didn't know what the heck they were saying. My closest guess was gotta strain my dick, but I was pretty sure that couldn't be right....
I Worked For My Local Fireworks In The Mid- 90's And I Got To Meet The band, And They Put On One Hell Of A Show !
A real gem !! ELO at their best !!!
pdnurse_388
Brilliant use of strings and production. ELO is simple in style, but the music can be very complex.
Lynn singing in his John Lennon voice.
There are so many nuances to ELO's stuff. Strange Magic is talking about The Holy Spirit. Jeff Lynn was hanging with The Beatles during the years they were experimentin g with different religions. Listen to their songs with a different ear. Rev. Rob
Love it!!!!!!!!! Kind of eerie.
One of my favorite songs of all time...
love this song!
ELo was one of the great sounds of the 70's. I will always remember the first time I saw them in Boston, coming out of a space ship. It was awesome, very talented musicians. Wish they were still around. I'd definitely see them in concert. I saw part of the band about 12 years ago in Florida. They were fantiastic!!
The background music sounds really similar to another song, but I can't put my finger on what it is. I like this one.
Herald get a life dude!You are strange person. You must not appreciate good music!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! !
Pandora claims a similar song is "It's Still Rock And Roll To Me" by Billy Joel. No wonder it keeps giving me crep matches
excellent song from an excellent album.
ELO not being in the RNRHOF never occurred to me!! But it is odd. Maybe ELO got tarred with the Disco brush inasmuch as they were roughly contemporary . But then the most shocking ELO ever was involved exposing their belly buttons on their third album. Who knows?
Jeff Lynne has never gotten the credit/accla i m he has deserved. What I find interesting, is the 'rock and roll hall of fame' has not taken in Jeff Lynne/ELO. Oh, but the 'Clash' is in it. What a joke. I'm sure Jeff isn't losing any sleep over it.
lol, nice oxymoron.
Only REAL Magic!!
Oxymoron.
Isn't all magic strange?

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