|By zeke (126.96.36.199) on Sunday, March 21, 2004 - 03:11 pm:|
Cute little page on Major Harris...
|By ~medusa~ (188.8.131.52) on Sunday, March 21, 2004 - 04:47 pm:|
...now that was great Zeke, Thanx again 4 your expertise in entertainment.
How ya been?
|By LadyMystique (184.108.40.206) on Monday, March 22, 2004 - 10:16 pm:|
|By Soul Sister (220.127.116.11) on Tuesday, March 23, 2004 - 09:08 am:|
I just caught this all I can say is WOW great site and even has our own Bobby Eli's name in the mix. The other artists links are good too, esp. some of the old photos.
|By bigdaddyg2k4 (18.104.22.168) on Wednesday, March 24, 2004 - 05:40 pm:|
The mighty Major Harris is still loved by one and all. Now whenever I play love won't let me wait, I can just turn off the lights, light a candle, put on my cans (studiospeak 4 headphones), and just enjoy the moment like Major, Barbara, Yvette and Carla did on that magical session for the song. Thanx Zeke!
|By R&B (22.214.171.124) on Wednesday, March 24, 2004 - 05:51 pm:|
I TRIED THAT TURN OFF THEE LIGHT LIGHT A CANDLE STUFF ONCE..TRIPPED UP IN THE DARK,TURNED THE CANDLE OVER AND DAMN NEAR BURNED THE HOUSE DOWN,SO MUCH FOR ROMANCE!
|By Eli (126.96.36.199) on Wednesday, March 24, 2004 - 10:19 pm:|
There exists a tape of 5 minutes of ONLY Barbara's moans.
I have the only one in existance.
|By Linda Di. (188.8.131.52) on Wednesday, March 24, 2004 - 11:58 pm:|
Out of respect for Barbara's memory, I hope there are no takers on this one! Bobby, I think she'd be real happy if you kept that one all to yourself!!
|By E (184.108.40.206) on Thursday, March 25, 2004 - 02:06 pm:|
Just joking, Linda!
Ill never part with it!
|By Linda Di. (220.127.116.11) on Thursday, March 25, 2004 - 03:47 pm:|
Bless you. I knew you wouldn't do that!!
|By Juicefree20 (18.104.22.168) on Thursday, March 25, 2004 - 11:07 pm:|
Bobby E, I thought that we were cool, man. Imagine what the tape might fetch on ebay. Bobby, how did she feel about having to record that part? Did she ever express any regrets, or, did she consider it art?
|By Linda Di. (22.214.171.124) on Friday, March 26, 2004 - 08:34 am:|
I met Barbara long after she recorded that. We talked about it once when I asked her "WHAT did your parents say when they heard it??" She replied with a laugh like only Barbara could give and didn't say much else. If she were alive, I'm certain she'd think this was all quite funny. It would disturb me if that vocal track by itself got out. Bobby seems like an awesome guy and he's doing the right thing. Hmmmmmmmmm Juicefree ... lots of money on Ebay or Bab's wrath from the other side? No contest!
|By Eli (126.96.36.199) on Friday, March 26, 2004 - 11:58 am:|
Barbara had "fun" while recording that part, although it was recorded behind a baffle in the back of the studio with the lights out..
She wouldnt divulge if there was any ..ahem..
"auto-eroticism" involved, other that thinking about buying a new Corvette!!
|By bigdaddyg2k4 (188.8.131.52) on Friday, March 26, 2004 - 04:42 pm:|
Now that moan was the thing that made the track "very special"! When I first heard the song on daddy's old record player while I was playing with my toys in the living room in 1974, I just ignored it, didn't understand what it was. But in the insuing years when he would play the "My Way" album on the regular, I peeped game on that part, and I must say that I did blush whenever Barbara's part came on. But never the less, it complemented perfectly along with the vocal stylings of Major Harris. Now Bobby, if that unreleased 5-second part you have in your archives would've made it on the album release, that would've made it very special because I tell ya, I never admitted to my father about this, but her voice was SEXY AS HELL! And all of us would've fell out of our chairs if that part made it on the song! Is the 5-second part that hot?
|By bigdaddyg2k4 (184.108.40.206) on Friday, March 26, 2004 - 04:44 pm:|
Not 5 seconds (duh!), 5 minutes I mean! Time to take some Ginko!
|By E (220.127.116.11) on Friday, March 26, 2004 - 06:06 pm:|
Thats better daddy!!
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