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TWTEFThe Wreck of The Edmund Fitzgerald (Gordon Lightfoot song)
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Joseph Nov 14: The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald Dec 12: Riding the Rails: The Pere Marquette 1225 Locomotive Answers to "Knowing Michigan" on page 55:
It's the kind of song Gordon Lightfoot popularized with "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald," about a big ship from "some mill in Wisconsin" going down 15 miles from safety on Lake Superior in a November gale.
The historical researcher from Kewaskum, Wisconsin, will present "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" at 7 p.m.
The haunting song "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" tells the legend of a shipwreck.
Just try listening to only half of Jim Croce's "You Don't Mess Around With Jim," Gordon Lightfoot's "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald," or Harry Chapin's "Cat's in the Cradle." It's almost impossible.
During his purple patch of the 70s, Lightfoot had top-40 hits with folky ballads such as If you Could Read My Mind, Sundown, Daylight Katy and the Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald.
During his purple patch of the 70s, Lightfoot had top-40 hits with folky ballads like If You Could Read My Mind, Sundown, Daylight Katy and the Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald.
5 God save the Queen 5 Log Driver's Waltz 5 Maple Leaf Forever 5 Red River Valley 5 The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald 5 Where the Coho Flash Silver 5 Table 2: Top Songs Common to Both Surveys SONG RANKING RANKING RANKING CMEA K&L "O Canada" 1st 1st "Frere Jacques" 8th 2nd "Land of the Silver Birch" 3rd 3rd "I'se the B'y" 3rd 4th "Alouette" 7th 5th "God Save the Queen" 10th 6th "This Land is Your Land" 2nd 8th "Canoe Song" 10th 9th
Think of the difference between "A freighter sank in Lake Superior" and Gordon Lightfoot's "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald." Then after your next coverage "story," instead of saying "Huh?" your client may just say "Wow."
(I won't give away the best one, but suffice it to say that "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald" will never sound the same again.) And in a year when even Pixar isn't working up to its usual standards, Queer Duck: The Movie may well be the must-see animated film of the summer, particularly for queers.
GORDON LIGHTFOOT made its sometimes deadly waters famous when he sang bout the catastrophe of the wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald, the 729-foot ore carrier that sank on November 10, 1975.