Morrison, Van

Van Morrison
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Van Morrison, OBE (born George Ivan Morrison; 31 August 1945) is a Northern Irish singer-songwriter and musician. His live performances at their best are regarded as transcendental and inspired; while some of his recordings, such as the studio albums Astral Weeks and Moondance, and the live album It’s Too Late to Stop Now, are widely viewed as among the greatest ever made. Known as “Van the Man” to his fans, Morrison started his professional career when, as a teenager in the late 1950s, he played a variety of instruments including guitar, harmonica, keyboards and saxophone for various Irish showbands covering the popular hits of the day. He rose to prominence in the mid-1960s as the lead singer of the Northern Irish R&B band Them, with whom he recorded the garage band classic “Gloria”. His solo career began under the pop-hit oriented guidance of Bert Berns with the release of the hit single “Brown Eyed Girl” in 1967. After Berns’ death, Warner Bros. Records bought out his contract and allowed him three sessions to record Astral Weeks in 1968. Even though this album would gradually garner high praise, it was initially poorly received; however, the next one, Moondance, established Morrison as a major artist.

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A Sense Of Wonder

1 Tore Down A La Rimbaud
1 Ancient Of Days
1 Evening Meditation
1 The Master’s Eyes
1 What Would I Do
2 A Sense Of Wonder
2 Boffyflow and Spike
2 If You Only Knew
2 Let The Slave, Incorporating The Price Of Experience
2 A New Kind Of Man


1 And It Stoned Me
1 Moondance
1 Crazy Love
1 Caravan
1 Into The Mystic
2 Come Running
2 These Dreams Of You
2 Brand New Day
2 Everyone
2 Glad Tidings

The Best Of

1 Bright Sode Of The Road
1 Gloria
1 Moondance
1 Baby Please Don’t Go
1 Have I Told You Lately
1 Brown Eyed Girl
1 Sweet Thing
1 Warm Love
1 Wonderful Remark
2 Jackie Wilson Said (I’m In Heaven When You Smile)
2 Full Force Gale
2 And It Stoned Me
2 Here Comes The Night
2 Domino
2 Did Ye Get healed
2 Wild Night
2 Cleaning Windows
2 Whenever God Shines His Light

Irish Heartbreak (with the Chieftains)

1 Star Of The County Down
1 Irish Heartbeat
1 Ta Mo Chleamhnas Deanta
1 Raglan Road
1 She Mover Through The Fair
2 I’ll Tell Me Ma
2 Carrickfergus
2 Celtic Ray
2 My Lagan Love
2 Marie’s Wedding

Astral Weeks

1 Astral Weeks
1 Beside You
1 Sweet Thing
1 Cyprus Avenue
2 The Way Young Lovers Do
2 Madame George
2 Ballerina
2 Slim Slow Slider

Hymns To The Silence (set of 2)

1 Professional Jealousy
1 I’m Not Feeling It Anymore
1 Ordinary Life
1 Some Peace Of Mind
1 So Complicated
2 I Can’t Stop Loving You
2 Why Must I Always Explain?
2 Village Idiot
2 See Me through Part II (Just A Closer Walk With Thee)
2 Take Me Back
3 By His Grace
3 All Saints Day
3 Hymns To The Silence
3 On Hyndford Street
3 Be Though My Vision
4 Carrying A Torch
4 Green Mansions
4 Pagan Streams
4 Quality Street
4 It Must Be You
4 I Need Your Kind Of Loving


1 Real Real Gone
1 Enlightenment
1 So Quiet In Here
1 Avalon Of The Heart
1 See Me Through
2 Youth Of 1,0000 Summers
2 In The Days Before Rock ‘N’ Roll
2 Start All Over Again
2 She’s A Baby
2 Memories

Tupelo Honey

1 Wild Night
1 You’re My Woman
1 (Straight To Your Heart) Like A Cannonball
1 Old Old Woodstock
1 Starting A New Life
2 Tupelo Honey
2 When That Evening Sun Goes Down
2 I Wanna Roo You
2 Moonshine Whiskey

No Guru No Method No Teacher

1 Got To Go Back
1 On The Warm Feeling
1 Foreign Window
1 A Town Called Paradise
1 In The Garden
2 Tir Na Nog
2 Here Comes The Knight
2 Thanks For the Information
2 One Irish Rover
2 Ivory Tower

Inarticulate Speech Of The Heart

1 Higher Than The World
1 Connswater
1 River Of Time
1 Ce;tic Swing
1 Rave On, John Donne
2 Inarticulate Speech of the Heart No. 1
2 Irish Heartbeat
2 The Street Only Knew Your Name
2 Cry For Home
2 Inarticulate Speech of the Heart No. 2
2 September Night

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