♫ Time Of The Season ♫

Quite possibly the grooviest song ever ❤

Filosofa's Word

In a comment on a recent music post, rawgod mentioned the Zombies, a British rock band from the 1960s.  Interestingly, the band broke up in 1967, shortly after recording this song that wasn’t released until 1968.

The song was written by Zombies keyboard player, Rod Argent.  Says he …

“‘Time of the Season’ was the last thing to be written (for the album). I remember thinking it sounded very commercial. One of my favorite records was George Gershwin’s ‘Summertime;’ we used to do a version of it when we started out. The words in the verse – ‘What’s your name? Who’s your daddy? Is he rich like me?’ – were an affectionate nod in that direction. The album title’s slightly high-flown, isn’t it? As is the quote from The Tempest on the back. It was a very flowery time in all sorts of ways. Me and Chris (Chris White bassist…

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