---is a complete departure from all their previous hits. This song drips with soul. The singer is confident as long as he "can see the light." -Thomas Erlewine, "Shows the restrained power that was one of John Fogerty's main assets as a performer. Maybe his best. The closest thing John ever wrote to a love song - other than his song for Julie - but it was so much more than that. The band performed at the 1969 Woodstock Festival in Upstate New York. --- starts very slow and deliberate with John's almost pleading vocals." I did it pretty quickly I'm not sure if its 100% accurate but sounds real close. It was released as the B-side of the single "Lookin' Out My Back Door" in 1970. It was released as the B-side of the single "Lookin' Out My Back Door" in 1970.While released as a B-side, "Long As I Can See the Light" reached number 57 on the Cash Box singles chart in the US, number 20 in the UK and number one in Norway. -Roy Carr, New Musical Express, July 25th, 1970. " SKU: MN0108115 Long As I Can See the Light by Creedence Clearwater Revival - Digital Guitar Tab, Guitar Recorded Versions (with TAB), Guitar TAB Transcription. Includes Guitar Recorded Versions (with TAB) for Voice, range: F#4-C#6 or Guitar 1 or Keyboard or Guitar 2 or Guitar 3 or Guitar 4 or Saxophone in B Major. Sign in|Recent Site Activity|Report Abuse|Print Page|Powered By Google Sites. Rolling Stone ranked them 82nd on its Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Artists of All Time list. Really a wonderful song to work on so many levels. Creedence Clearwater Revival (often referred to as Creedence or CCR) was an American rock band active in the late 1960s and early 1970s which consisted of lead vocalist, lead guitarist, and primary songwriter John Fogerty, his brother rhythm guitarist Tom Fogerty, bassist Stu Cook, and drummer Doug... Creedence Clearwater Revival (often referred to as Creedence or CCR) was an American rock band active in the late 1960s and early 1970s which consisted of lead vocalist, lead guitarist, and primary songwriter John Fogerty, his brother rhythm guitarist Tom Fogerty, bassist Stu Cook, and drummer Doug Clifford. It hits a comforting, elegiac note, the perfect way to draw Cosmo's Factory --- to a close."

Title: Long as I can see the light 1 Author: Owner Created Date: 9/16/2004 2:19:20 PM It was different from the one launched in Argentina, India, Netherlands, New Zealand, Singapore and Turkey. Put a candle in the window, but I feel I've got to move.

Fogerty's ongoing disagreements with Fantasy Records owner Saul Zaentz created further protracted court battles, and John Fogerty refused to perform with the two other surviving members at CCR's 1993 induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. In the UK, "Long As I Can See the Light" was placed on the A-side of the single, with "Lookin' Out My Back Door" on the flipside. While released as a B-side, "Long As I Can See the Light" reached number 57 on the Cash Box singles chart in the US, number 20 in the UK and number one in Norway. The remake was recorded at Blackbird Studio in Nashville on May 2, 2012.

These members had played together since 1959, first as The Blue Velvets, then as The Golliwogs. Put a candle in the window, but I feel I've got to move. [3] "Long As I Can See the Light" was included on practically every Creedence Clearwater Revival compilation album (notable examples are The Best of Creedence Clearwater Revival and Chronicle: The 20 Greatest Hits). "On "Long as I Can See the Light" --- he again finds solace in home, anchored by a soulful, laid-back groove.

Chords, lead sheets and lyrics may be included. At the time of the Vietnam war, it was for all the soldiers, too. Well I'm gone, gone, you don't have to worry no, 'Long as I can see the light. High quality sheet music for "Long as I Can See the Light" by Creedence Clearwater Revival to download in PDF and print.

A E D Though I'm gone, gone, you don't have to worry long, A E A A D E A long as I can see the light.

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But it also spoke to the restlessness of that generation, the restlessness and the idealism, the idea that love would wait, would always be there. He stated that the song is "about the loner in me. ---a fine composition with more saxophone work and a strong Otis Redding flavor. But I won't, won't be losin' my way, no, no 'Long as I can see the light. ", "Tremendous vocals. Capo 4 / [Verse] G D C G Put a Candle in the window G Em G D But I Feel Ive got to move G D C -hold But Im goin, goin! Saxophone as verse A E A * F#m A E A E D A E A D E A A E A * F#m A E Guess I've got that old travlin bone, cause this feelin won't leave me alone. Kitts points out that the word light has two meanings in the song, a spiritual meaning, such as in "The Lord is my light" from Psalm 27, and "the secular light of love." Pack my bag and let's get movin', 'cause I'm bound to drift a while. Become a Musicnotes Pro - Plus member today and receive PDFs included with every song plus take 15% off all digital sheet music purchases! It was a song soldiers who were going away could sing, their girlfriends and their sisters and their mothers would all cry hearing it.

Swamp Rock, Blues Rock, Roots Rock, Country Rock. Guess I've got that old trav'lin' bone, 'cause this feelin' won't leave me alone. ", John Fogerty recorded a new version of the song alongside My Morning Jacket for his collaboration album. In the UK, "Long As I Can See the Light" was placed on the A-side of the single, with "Lookin' Out My Back Door" on the flipside. In the UK, "Long As I Can See the Light" was placed on the A-side of the single, with "Lookin' Out My Back Door" on the flipside. And then of course on an even more personal level, it was about the constant leaving and coming home that a traveling musician experiences. Creedence Clearwater Revival's music is still a staple of US radio airplay;[8] the band has sold 26 million albums in the United States alone.

-. "Long As I Can See the Light" is a song by American rock band Creedence Clearwater Revival, from the album Cosmo's Factory.