It was somewhat under her influence, I suppose. This land was made for you and me.. I was leaving the Maharishi with a bad taste. It has been parodied many times, including: On the typescript submitted for copyright of "This Land Is Your Land", Guthrie wrote: This song is Copyrighted in U.S., under Seal of Copyright # 154085, for a period of 28 years, and anybody caught singin it without our permission, will be mighty good friends of ourn, cause we don't give a dern. ", PAUL 1968: "It's a return to a more rock and roll sound. I got stuck with the two bridges for a while and Derek Taylor wrote some of the words in the middle-- 'You know that what you eat you are. And I just remember thinking, 'Oh, it'd be great to do one. when the record plays, a mellow day, love fills up the room ", JOHN 1980: "I gave him (Paul) a line on that one. But that's just the way it was then. If she'd been in the West, they would have put her away... We got her out of the house. Our homes should be places that energise and inspire us to live a life filled with meaning, wonder and delight in small spaces and large. All this sort of madness is going on around us because we just happened to want to be together all the time. The idea was in my head when I visited my parents' home in the North of England. Remember the world where someone would blow on a cake and we would all eat it? And we were just sitting around enjoying ourselves, and I started playing the chords of 'Rocky Raccoon,' you know, just messing around. And we couldn't just keep saying no, you know, so we had to get into mambos and rhumbas a bit. How four songs portray Shakespeare's character Ophelia. THEY NEVER THOUGHT WE’D MAKE IT In wheat fields waving and dust clouds rolling; [This land was made for you and me.] I just like the sound of it, and I sing it well. And 'cuz on one hand you'll get something like 'I Will' and then you'll get 'Why Don't We Do It In The Road,' you know. ", JOHN 1980: "Paul completely. That was written in India... We wrote tons of songs in India. So this kind of thing is like a pretty sort of smootchy ballad-- 'I Will.' On a conscious level, he didn't want me to go ahead. you're like a melody The melodic structure of the presumed model(s) can be described as "ABCD"—a new melodic phrase for each of its four lines. After we built the Coolee Dam we had to sell the people out there a lot of bonds to get the money to buy the copper wire and high lines and pay a whole big bunch of people at work and I don't know what all. WHEN THE RECORD PLAYS, A MELLOW DAY…LOVE FILLS UP THE ROOM ", JOHN 1980: "'Dear Prudence' is me. let it play, let it play, let it play (just for me and you girl) He is saying. We looked around and wanted something in our home for my own family that reminded us of what was important and brought some light and colour to our spaces and so I started working towards making that real – almost everything you see on the site is up, framed and hanging in my own home. Because we’re all spending so much time at home these days that these spaces have become so much more than what they were, and if you’re going to be spending a ridiculous amount of time at home, it should be a place that brings you peace and comfort. Is this land made for you and me? The song has been sung by characters in many film and television productions, including Bob Roberts (1992), Stepmom (1998), Full House, The Luck of the Irish (a Disney Channel movie), Up in the Air and by Renée Zellweger in the 2010 film My Own Love Song. Cause this one's for you This one's for you. And look what meditation has done for Ringo-- after all this time he wrote his first song. Note that this version drops the two political verses from the original: Verse four, about private property, and verse six, about hunger. I wrote it when we had our bags packed and we're leaving. when we fell in love, this one's for me and you, so let the record play The only point where we were thinking of putting anything on it is where it comes back in the end.... sort of stops and comes back in... but instead of putting any backing on it, we put a blackbird on it. Subconsciously, he was saying, 'Go ahead, leave me.' FOR MY BABY, FOR MY GIRL…THIS ONE’S FOR YOU, Johnny Gill Lyrics provided by SongLyrics.com. Why? It's the same fella. George says he's got six, and I wrote fifteen. I hardly know what the chords are, so it's good to have a slightly limited palette, heh heh. Yngwie Malmsteen and Steve Vai were two of Graham's co-writers for some '80s rock classics. so let's celebrate All that (Charles) Manson stuff was built 'round George's song about pigs and this one... Paul's song about an English fairground.