"Roxanne '97" (Sting & The Police) 1997 17 — — — — 69 — 59 The Very Best of Sting & The Police "Brand New Day" 1999 13 – 73 54 — 46 35 103 ... "Moon Over Bourbon Street" (live version with Chris Botti) Hurricane Relief: Come Together Now "Union" The Black Eyed Peas' Monkey Business Source: Dream of the Blue Turtles liner notes. While there's a moon over Bourbon Street It was many years ago that I became what I am I was trapped in this life like an innocent lamb Now I can only show my face at noon And you'll only see me walking by the light of the moon The brim of my hat hides the eye of a beast I've the face of a sinner but the hands of a priest Oh you'll never see my shade or hear the sound of my feet The central image is a minefield that you've laid around this other person to try and protect them. About a third of the way into the concert, the band delivers great live version of 'Fill Her Up' and follows it with a surprise rendition of the Police's 'Every Little Thing She Does is Magic'. This Version can also be found in a video on youtube. Sumner's Tales: Sting talks..."That was inspired by a book by Ann Rice, called 'Interview With The Vampire', a beautiful book about this vampire which is a vampire by accident. They are supposed to have bridges. "'All This Time' CDROM, '95"The songs about a vampire. Read about Moon Over Bourbon Street (Live In Paris) by Sting and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. We were staying in the French quarter, and I started to read this book late one night. Then you realise that you have to walk back through it. Track List And Lyrics ... Soundbites. Check out Moon Over Bourbon Street (Live In Amhem, 1985) by Sting on Amazon Music. Moon Over Bourbon Street, 12'' Feb 01, 1986 . At the end Jools Holland shoots Sting, why this is I … Opening with a flurry of Flamenco guitar courtesy of Vicente Amigo and castanets from Valerie Denys before breaking into a bassline that just makes you want get up and dance. This live DVD, recorded at the historic El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles features Sting on 'In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning' and 'Moon Over Bourbon Street', plus an interview with Sting. The central image is a minefield that you've laid around this other person to try and protect them. Amsterdam Bourbon Street Music Club. Played throughout the 1985/86 tour, a live version of the track recorded in Arnhem can be found on the 'Bring On The Night' album. "Moon over Bourbon Street" Single by Sting; from the album The Dream of the Blue Turtles; B-side "The Ballad of Mack the Knife" Released: 1 February 1986: Genre: Pop rock and Jazz: Length: 3: 39: Label: A&M: Songwriter(s) Sting: Producer(s) Sting and Peter Smith: Sting singles chronology " He wasn't the character I was interested in at all. Moon Over Bourbon Street appears on Sting's 1985 debut solo album ‘The Dream of the Blue Turtles’. 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Wissel taal; Bourbon Street; Home; Concerts; Artists; Videos; Pictures; T-Shirts; Info ☰ Live Music 7 NIGHTS A WEEK. I see faces as they pass beneath the pale lamplight. Upcoming events. Sting: Moon Over Bourbon Street was inspired by “Interview With A Vampire” by Anne Rice. "Musician, 7/85. The moody 'Moon Over Bourbon Street', a song Sting described as being about a vampire ''with a conscience'', was given a dramatic reading by the 33-year-old singer. 'Wrapped' was a spiteful song about turning the tables on someone who had been in charge. The idea of being a vampire and being a predator, but regretting it all the time knowing that there was something morally wrong with your lusts and your hunger, and I love the struggle that is going on in that character's head. Five of these at least charted on the UK Singles chart, including "Moon over Bourbon Street." Sting. Lyrics. 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Sting - Moon Over Bourbon Street (CD Live in Berlin) - YouTube Played throughout the 1985/86 tour, a live version of the track recorded in Arnhem can be found on the 'Bring On The Night' album. I think it's one of the best choruses I've ever written. But it's also about being pulled toward things you know you should stay away from. I'd just been playing around with those chords on the guitar - strange, modal chords. Maybe with a bridge it would have been a bigger hit, but it is what it is. The track became the fourth and final track from the album to be released as a single, peaking the #44 position in the UK. The Human Rights Concerts - 1988: Human Rights Now, ¡RELEASED! Watch the video for Moon Over Bourbon Street from Sting's ...All This Time for free, and see the artwork, lyrics and similar artists. It's told from his point of view. Theres a moon over Bourbon Street tonight 2. 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