Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Commentary Video and Song Premiere: STEVIE NICKS "All The Beautiful Worlds"

In a video about All the Beautiful Worlds, Nicks says it's one of the album's few songs for which she can't recall an inspiration.

"I can tell from the words that it was written about going to the dark side," she says. "The essence of that song is that there is a dark world, and there is a dark side."

Visit USA Today to hear "All The Beautiful Worlds"

Stevie Nicks: 24 Karat Gold: Songs From The Vault (Reprise)
Peculiarly out first as a double-vinyl LP and as MP3s and then next week as a CD—you’ve got to love it—this new set by the famous Fleetwood Maccer is in fact her re-appraising and redoing older stuff, material she’d planned to unleash since those early ‘70s years of Buckingham Nicks but never did. It’s all of it quite good actually: the songs seem like genuine works of their time—heartfelt lyrics rather than effort-laden approximations of former glories—and Nicks still sings very well. The music is well-played and tastefully arranged, ironically evoking the “Americana” word among her excitable fan base, and the lyrical concerns—romance, relationships, mystical stuff, an actual “cathouse,” songs with titles like “She Loves Him Still”—are about as Nicksian as you’d ever expect, or want. Very solid stuff, and something to whet the appetites of those gearing up for the upcoming reunited Mac tour.

Rolling Stone



John Seger said...

I so LOVE this song! The way her voice hits those cool high notes..and the "The edge of the night, BAAAAAABY" parts. LOVE her vocals in n this song! LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVE!!!

Anonymous said...

This is shaping up to be my first favorite off the new album. Beautiful, haunting, and really transports you to another time.

Robert said...

THIS. IS. AWESOME. the preview clip sounded awful but this is SO SPOT ON. YESSSS

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