Posts belonging to Category 'chanson'

Chanson: the Pogues: and the band played waltzing matilda

A song about the massacre of Australian and New Zealand forces at Gallipoli, Turkey in 1916. When I was a young man I carried my pack And I lived the free life of a rover From the Murrays green basin to the dusty outback I waltzed my Matilda all over Then in nineteen fifteen my […]

Chanson: John Lennon – Imagine

Imagine there’s no Heaven It’s easy if you try No hell below us Above us only sky Imagine all the people Living for today Imagine there’s no countries It isn’t hard to do Nothing to kill or die for And no religion too Imagine all the people Living life in peace You may say that […]

Chanson : The Who – Won’t get fooled again

I suppose this is an anti-war song, but it could be about politics in general. to fool = tromper/duper to fool around : faire le fou/l’endouille We’ll be fighting in the streets With our children at our feet And the morals that they worship will be gone And the men who spurred us on Sit […]