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"American Pie" explained. maybe.


"American Pie" explained. maybe.

Old 06-29-2007, 09:11 PM
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This takes about 10 minutes since the whole song is played. There are text and images relevant to a possible explanation of the lyrics.


I'm not a music historian. I just read THT!
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Old 06-30-2007, 12:27 AM
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Very interesting.

Oddly enough, one of the images in the video is of a Grand Banks 42 obviously washed ashore during a hurricane - Camille (1969) perhaps? (at 06:22 of 08:45 in the video, third refrain ......"but the levee was dry")
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Old 06-30-2007, 12:54 AM
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I did a paper in High School English on the allegories in the song.
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Old 06-30-2007, 09:26 AM
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Most songs from the '60's make more sense when heard thru smoke....doobie smoke.
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Old 06-30-2007, 09:32 AM
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when them flying saucers blink back at ya...
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