We bring this article forward today from 2019 to February 02, 2021 (ground-hog day) Van’s Caledonia Soul Music, thanks to our friends at Vizieroframbling-for this super HD quality version. Listen all the way through on your best headphones or speakers. This track is the best example of vanTransdencent you can find. Let it flow like sweet healing water over your soul. Do you feel the gentle current flowing through your mindstream? Let it be like honey that sweetens the edges and crannies. Remove your negative nancies. No more worries in the Van that is moving over and through.
Caledonia Soul Music (High Quality)
Caledonia Soul Music at its proper length/speed.
Drums: Connie Kay
Guitar: Jay Berliner
Flute: John Payne
Remastering Engineer: Kevin Gray
String Arranger: Larry Fallon
Conductor: Larry Fallon
Producer: Lewis Merenstein
Double Bass: Richard Davis
Acoustic Guitar: Van Morrison
Vocals: Van Morrison
Percussion, Vibraphone: Warren Smith Jr.
Writer: Van Morrison
Astral Weeks (2015 Remaster)
Astral Weeks (2015 Remaster) · Van Morrison
Astral Weeks (Expanded Edition)
℗ 1969 Warner Records Inc. Remastered 2015 Rhino Entertainment Company
Van Morrison – On Hyndford Street (Live from Cyprus Avenue, Belfast)
The middle-class suburban Cyprus Avenue was made famous in his song of the same name on the Astral Weeks album.
Van was born in a small house in the working-class Hyndford Street, just a few blocks away from the Avenue.
Into the Mystic (scat version)
Van Morrison – Dark Night Of The Soul (Audio)
New Music from Van the man. A surprise to all his fans, Van is back to his soulful roots-which is the conventional interpretation. My thoughts are that he never left his soulful roots behind. A musician of his talent puts the fullness of his creation into all that he does.
Van Morrison – Interview – 7/29/1974 – Orphanage, San Francisco, CA (OFFICIAL)
Transcendent Music from Van
a bad-tempered person, especially an old one.
Van Morrison – Keep Me Singing (EPK)
We all have songs that bring us to a higher place than lust, passion or garden variety heart longing. Recently I opened up a box of CDs, in storage for the last 3 years, including Van “Tupelo Honey”. If you enjoy Van’s music, meaning you have a heart and decent hearing, there are seminal recordings with transcendent tracks like this one, “You’re my woman”, from Tupelo Honey.
I recall this song from prior listenings yet it did not have quite the same
Today I truly heard, “and all our friends came thru..” with clarity.
Transcendent? A resounding YES for me. No song better captures “pure” heart love than this one. Let me know what you think in the comments below this post. How about the alchemy of musical genres in one composition (folk, r&b, jazz, gospel) alone? For the uninitiated few, heretofore not introduced to the early works of