Van Morrison’s 50 Greatest Songs Countdown – #13 In The Garden

The streets are always wet with rain
After a summer shower when I saw you standin’
In the garden in the garden wet with rain

TOC

  1. Facts
  2. Quotes
  3. Lyrics
  4. Live versions
  5. Cover versions

Facts

Continue reading “Van Morrison’s 50 Greatest Songs Countdown – #13 In The Garden”

Van Morrison’s 50 Greatest Songs Countdown – #14 Tir na nog

We were standing in the kingdom
And by the mansion gate
We stood enraptured by the silence
As the birds sang their heavenly song
In Tir Na Nog

TOC

  1. Facts
  2. Quotes
  3. Lyrics
  4. Live versions

Facts

Continue reading “Van Morrison’s 50 Greatest Songs Countdown – #14 Tir na nog”

Van Morrison – 5 Wonderful Live Versions Of “In The Garden”

The streets are always wet with rain
After a summer shower when I saw you standin’
In the garden in the garden wet with rain

Released on his 1986 album “No Guru, No Method, No Teacher“, this is a major VM song – certainly  among his 10 best.

Van Morrison has played this beauty well over 400 times live, here are five of them.

Here are 5 Great live versions..
Special attention to Dublin 2012 – 5min & 16s and onwards – Van is obviously moved and it´s all MAGIC. In The Garden.

New University of Ulster
Coleraine, Ireland
April 20th 1988

Continue reading “Van Morrison – 5 Wonderful Live Versions Of “In The Garden””