In the song, the expectations of a young man are foiled by his own actions – the lost days of his youth haunt him for the rest of his life. Cheery stuff.
On this Sunday there were just the three of us in the studio: Ed Bates, Jane Hendry and me…
Almost Autumn Days
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Yep, the first week back and, appropriately for summer, JVG’s theme was ‘Bay’. Each year, returning to the Corner, I’ve tried to get myself out of the comfort zone…I was extremely nervous about starting 2012 with a soul classic. Let’s face it, I’m no soul singer, but, what the hell, I thought I may as well give ‘Dock of the Bay’ a crack. Luckily I was ably assisted by Ed Bates on steel and Dave Evans on accordion. They made swift instrumental work of the whistling theme!