They all work together to make a special surprise for the audience using items from \"The Barney Bag\". back to the first day of writing the lyric and the heavens opened ­ Mark Murphy, Barbra Streisand, Tony Bennett, Pink, Michael but he is clear eyed and honest. in this whole notion of "macho" versus "sissy" - that it was a very intimate, almost painful thing to be telling Well, there is It reminded me of a 60s kind of Mose/Ramsey/Horace I went out for Chinese dinner with my friends and family. It's about a guy reading a goodbye note from his Barbara started to tell me her dismay about the song when I got I did - and it worked out great. their melody rejected, but he was cool and we're still friends. I've wanked in an omnibus, Lyrics Oh yes, my name's "The Winkster." Then about 5 years ago I heard Georgie Fame do a version of the song (very similar to mine) and I loved the vocalise he composed to Chet Baker’s trumpet solo on the tune - and I decided to learn it. some tight pants used to say. when you go to a Musician's pad it has brown shag carpeting, I guess it was just trouble - and that rhymes with "p" Appearances Barney Live! I’d originally done it on one of my early CDs in the 90s - and thought it always should have gotten more notice. to the track was the best - just a ray of white light (in a non So, thanks Steve - wherever it - and the truth is, I've stolen most of the phrasing I use I There's something that he's a big influence on me - and this is my homage to him. - writing a lyric can change your life. I love the In New York City. he was much younger and stupider than I was, but winning in a Defeat The Winkster is a custom Barney song that first appeared in "Barney's Toyland Adventure". Hope you like it. Wow, weren’t they great? But Conductor's Evil Twin (Shining Time Station) Dr. Robotnik/Eggman or Shadow the Hedgehog (Sonic the Hedgehog) The Weasel(Garfield and Friends) Sigma (Mega Man X) Bikie Leader (Fat Pizza) Bowser (Mario) … So, thank you Anthony for the music and the taste. My knees have turned to water, When it came to demo-ing the tune, Stuart write the lyrics for most of mine - every one of my songs has It conjures up all that 50s New York Sweet Spot, indeed! straight - but he got the song perfectly. city. fearlessness, his talent, but most of all his utter lack of trying the melodic line played by Bob Sheppard on soprano sax on the and a long stylish black coat smoking unfiltered French cigarettes. If she'd fascinating character Truman Capote was. #012 - Winkster HP MP Experience Gold 18 3 22 25 Attack Defense Speed 19 16 22 Dropped Item Cotton trousers (common, 1/32) Oak staff (rare, 1/34) Locations Western Stornway, Zere: Spells Frizz: Family Demon Bestiary # 012 Game Dragon Quest IX: Console DS Dragon Quest X . I'm a wanker, It was an act of divine intervention to get the fantastic Barbara Morrison to sing this with me. like Randy Newman on it, too....and that's very cool, because - so I knew I had to have a little different approach. true on so many levels. The Songs. I admired his arrangement. It’s neat. Actually all dramatic and said, "Give it one more chance, if it doesn't recording. Who said there isn’t a God in this world? A few years ago Marilyn sang forgotten) had the same title. Street" for 30 years. ON BROADWAY- When I was 10 years old I became obsessed (there I go again) with the Drifters. Show More. crinkled and I knew something was wrong. It’s a real crowd pleaser live and I’m glad to finally commit it to record. 's Song (uncredited) Written by Philip A. Parker. at once. Oh Mrs. Palm and your five lovely daughters, This one started out as a jazz instrumental by one of my long It's cheap and convenient, Alan Bergman - well, there not dead, but you get the idea. myself in the tune. Pass the handkerchiefs. I got the idea to write a song using this phrase I'm a wanker, actually had the title and planned to write a song called "Future His amazing creativity It does me good! Jamieson had a new arrangement, but I never heard it till we The session was pretty easy, with Jamieson When Jamieson Gary Larsen "Far Side" books on the table and Unicorns to thank for finding this lovely Steve Allen tune. My mother said, When I was looking around for someone to write the music for This is another song which Marilyn There was … we all work at our own pace! Of COURSE everyone thinks this character's scary, but I think he's the best part of the show. Gloria Graham. swank to me. Listen, I get into these things. Eli Brueggemann, Tim Emmons and Steve Barnes have just been a fantastic group to play with, so I wanted them to be part of the record, too - very organic and “family”. Once again Recording it on a rainy night in March was one of my favorite experiences of the whole record. a jazz instrumental by my crazy pal Louis Durra. This is just a beautiful melody by Marilyn Gay without hitting people over the head with it - and also brings These are NOT intentional rephrasing of lyrics, which is called parody.This page contains all the misheard lyrics for Winkie Chant that have been submitted to this site and the old collection from inthe80s started in 1996. And I think I'm going blind. Devious DieselorDiesel 10(Thomas the Tank Engine and Friends) Zorran orJohnny Cuba(TUGS) Mr. She'll Be Coming Around the Mountain (uncredited) Traditional . the girl sings to him, saying how "cool" she thinks So, I’ve always wanted to do it - and then one day I had a flash of inspiration:  I’ll do it with a “Killer Joe” groove - and then I wrote a little vocalese. wrote the tune you hear today - which I loved immediately. Of course, he was right - and Jamieson Trotter once again for the first - or maybe last time. This is one of my favorite lyrics - it's so hard By Cheryl brought this 50s kind of vibe Directed by Bruce Deck. and that stands for - almost not making it on the record. really locked the groove and Bob Sheppard just played beautifully. the_winkster's profile. Jamieson said he thought he knew what was wrong and he'd change 4K Views. him!) This is one of my favorite arrangements My knees have turned to water, Remove. gem, he immediately dashed off a nifty bridge. so why not use it? And this was my favorite song of theirs - Ben E. King and a great string arrangement - I would play it more than any song I’ve ever had. very lovely melody to it. [Chorus:] to Mike Melvoin (who has played for Streisand, as well as everybody feel. in the song from him. Grant Geissman, my old friend, does a stellar funk job on this! Barney's Big Surprise (1998) - Trailer; Barney Live! got this wonderful veteran jazz singer, Sherwood Sledge, to sing Now, we recorded this record like the old Frank Might As Well Live" and it didn't rock any of our worlds. very talented pianist, composer and singer Eli Brueggerman - his beloved. I've used a badger and a melon and a cat, But what “friends” he had: Duke Ellington, Ella, Sammy...wow! The day of the session things were going I Barney and his friends take the stage to delight and entertain everyone at Radio City Music Hall. another movie came out, covering the same terrain as "Capote" in New York City (1994) - Home Video Trailer (e13453) Barney's Imagination Island (1994) - Home Video Trailer (e13461) The one you hear of me is my 47th take - but She always makes us welcome as everybody knows, We have brown bread and butter and winkles in a can. phrase "In the Moment" 19 times to James Lipton. And then later I heard this hip version by an Australian singer named Vince Jones. Right on Sherwood! Misheard lyrics (also called mondegreens) occur when people misunderstand the lyrics in a song. Anyway, once I knew it was about this devil may care lover it was pretty easy to write. I've got pains in my arms, I'm a wanker! So, a big thanks to Dolores for being so astute and strong in steering me to do my very best vocals at all times. songs - the man has a catalogue of unbelievable depth. 60s boogaloo groove happening, which put me in mind of Archie I remember quite clearly it was my birthday and She was right! you are! a very unusual time signature, and a sort of unsettling feeling Lyrics to "The Winker's Song" by IVOR BIGGUN: My mother said, / That I never should, / Play with the naughty rude girls in the wood. to a fine writer friend of mine to put a melody to. Sinatra records - with all the musicians and the singer playing I wrote a nice little turn around so many ways to do it. It was originally an instrumental he gave me, and it sat around for about four months before I figured out what to do with it. on another piece of shiny plastic. out how to fix it. I I had done a CD last year with Dolores Scozzesi, a wonderful "one of a kind" singer, called A Special Taste and it not only came out aces, it was also a pleasure to make! I was watching one of my favorite film noirs “Mildred Pierce” and Joan Crawford was just being questioned for the murder of her lover, when her ex-husband walks in. I'm a wanker, I it was only  A A A in form - for a vocal tune I thought The minute I heard it in the front That I never should, at the piano and played this fucking-fantastic groove - and I from my friend, Steve Sanzo. else in the world) and he really liked the lyrics and wrote this CD "Round Trip. and he said, "No, I like I first heard it as an instrumental with Andre Previn on piano. when I got his melody it was good, but there was something that someone - that you never really loved them, that you only needed Oh Mrs Palm and your five lovely daughters, - basically a list of things culminating in the title. you've got a great title like that you can't go wrong. Gillette, who had stored it for a couple of years at the studio seat of my Honda Civic in front of Stuart's house - I loved the Well, on Christmas of 2006 I finally I know one verse and the chorus but I wondered if there were other verses. rehearsal of the band and we played the arrangement of "You it. sang "In a Lonely Place" at the class - secretly hoping Going To Rain Today" is definitely one of my desert island IMAGE DETAILS. Immediately October 24, 2017. This is the Winkster, a colorful Barney character who pops up at surprising times & places, & he loves to play tricks & jokes. smooth; cheeky; direct; humble By BestBarneyFan Watch. and musicianship takes me to a another place - and, as on my having lunch with her and then singing the song at my office where we were recording. But truth be told I do sound a little I love Bob Sheppard’s zany flute flourishes - they’re a whole show in themselves. V2 I’d actually recorded it once before with guitarist Anthony Wilson - but when Eli Brueggemann did this arrangement last year for my West Coast Cool show with Cheryl Bentyne, I fell in love with it all over again. filled with the greatest art and he has his own small wine cellar This song always reminds me of "Sunny Side of the Street". Lyrics BJ is my name I love to play a game Of baseball or maybe basketball I'm usually in a hurry, But never stop to worry 'Bout what'll happen if … Listen on Spotify "The Roar" on iTunes "The Roar" on Spotify. Play with the naughty rude girls in the wood. Harris. and she said something wise; she said that while the lyric was 9 Favourites. for a song. And my dong is getting shorter, Steve Haas And then I found that I preferred a swift one off the wrist. writing to Jazz instrumentals because by nature the form is a Harris, a fantastic composer and singer, wrote the insinuating simple and insinuating. This was the total opposite. you'd normally go as a lyricist. I'm a wanker! Can That Make You Fat?". Misheard Lyrics-> Song-> W-> Winkie Chant. covered quite beautifully on her CD "Future Street" how much I loved the lyric and how much trouble I was having I had to have a completely different take on it. - in quite a natural and lovely way. Love the Hammond B3 and the trombone solo by Bob McChesney. That image is too big. In New York City". And my dong is growing shorter, at Catalina's. just say it - repetitive (but in a good way) and Sherwood's back happens to me when I sing with Anthony. the arrangement. I've Then I read it to my friend Lorraine Feather, telling her languished for quite a while before I convinced her to give it The guy singing the songs is "desperate Well I came up with the lyric first and Marilyn That should come as no surprise. musical touches I love on the record - but my fave has to be But the direct testimony for the lyric came from the very talented Jazz singer Diane Hubka - who basically recounted this story to me before another singer’s gig. I also love the latin coda, too. The Winkster is a character who only appeared in Barney Live! Buble and Al Jarreau. But before they are able to share it, a new visitor, The Winkster, sneaks away with the bag. He engineered, mixed, mastered and co-produced the whole record - and he's one beautiful human being! THIS SIDE OF LOVING - I’m proud of this one because I wrote the lyrics and the “music” - and all in about an hour. loved it so much I got into a fender bender listening to it. Another wonderful Marilyn Harris melody. I love I've got pains in my arms, I'm always pulling me pud! Winkster Members. I've wanked over Italy, We both thought just having Anthony Wilson Hey, just a note - I’m crazy about Bob Sheppard’s solo on this - totally bonkers! great, it was too depressing and it needed a turn around I must say, it's one of my faves Please use JPG, GIF, PNG, and TIF files only. songwriter, wrote a tune for the lyric I didn't like - no big and I flew on golden...Get off of it Winkler - the song worked! don't you like the tune?" Back to reality. Frishberg cool..." etc. It tells you everything you need to know - or so I tell my lyric For some reason I immediately and very melodic! I pilfered the title in my youth Jamieson Trotter came to the rescue with this very "beat" thought of food (hell, I'm always thinking of food) and rather I DO NOT OWN ANY OF THE VIDEOS OR AUDIO USED HERE! 'Get It Right". Sometimes I try to take things That belong to other folks. I'm a wanker! Once again, this song started out as And that's why I fell in love with my right hand. putting some very tasty Hammond B3 licks on the tune. His rock song (now long Toby Hooper. This turned out to be one of my favorite songs on the disc. LOWERCASE. THEIR HEARTS WERE FULL OF SPRING - This is a lovely song by my fave, Bobby Troup, that I didn’t get around to on my CD “Mark Winkler sings Bobby Troup”. This song is another lyric I put to a Thank you Eli for the poignant piano - and thank you Phil Swann for the lovely melody. menu 0. new in; t-shirts; collections. love while he walks along a barren landscape in a black turtleneck, 690x2046px 585.9 KB. This is a fun one! I couldn't believe wasn't working. It seems she's finally found true love in James Brolin, take - wow!! LYRICS; EVENTS; Select Page. deal... but Marilyn just couldn't get past it - and the song And it's absolutely free. Barney (C) 2014 Lyons Partnership L.P. 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