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19 Hours Ago 01:25 PM
travlineasy
Re: Favorite Sailing Song

Whatever I happen to be singing at the time, which can be any of 3,800 songs that I perform. I found myself singing Jimmy Buffett's A Pirate Looks At 40 this past Sunday. When you're a singer, and a nut case sailor, singing while underway is just kinda a natural thing to do. If the rig breaks - it breaks. Ain't much more that I could have done about it anyway, Zee.

All the best,

Gary
1 Day Ago 09:22 PM
grnrngr
Re: Favorite Sailing Song

Echoes- Pink Floyd...actually the whole Meddle album..
1 Day Ago 08:32 PM
mbianka
Re: Favorite Sailing Song

Quote:
Originally Posted by zeehag View Post
Mark Knopfler - In The Sky - YouTube


mark knopfler has some excellent ocean related songs...

i do not listen to music while i am sailing--buti love my music when at anchor and in slips..
I'm with you Zee about not listening to music while under sail. IMO it's important to be able to listen to the boat while underway. You might miss that "ping" sound when a shackle or fitting gives way or the bilge pump kicking on. At anchor it's a different story. Single Handed Sailor by Dire Straits/Mark Knopfler is on my favorite list as is Sailing to Philadelphia.
1 Day Ago 08:29 PM
Galo
Re: Favorite Sailing Song

Ohh, easy: Go Your Own Way by Fleetwood Mac!
1 Day Ago 08:18 PM
Tempest
Re: Favorite Sailing Song

Showing my age here Frank Sinatra . Summer Wind. Up there with Bobby Darin on the list.

https://youtu.be/TIltgDzgvk8?list=RDTIltgDzgvk8
1 Day Ago 07:58 PM
AdamLein
Re: Favorite Sailing Song

This sort of thing changes a lot with time. Currently - Back In the High Life by Steve Winwood.

Don't Forget Your Old Shipmate is required for putting my 11-mo to sleep.
1 Day Ago 05:59 PM
D Schuller
Re: Favorite Sailing Song

Enya "Sail Away"
07-08-2013 02:26 PM
SkipperK
Re: Favorite Sailing Song

Coming from a young guy, anything by Jack Johnson or Bob Marley.
07-04-2013 04:51 AM
radcat
Re: Favorite Sailing Song

Robert Palmer "Simply Irresistible". Especially the line "she's so fine there's no telling where the money went".
06-27-2013 09:40 PM
tdw
Northwest Passage - Stan Rogers



Hard to beat.
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