What is that song with the saxophone solo?

What is that song with the saxophone solo?

Careless Whisper (George Michael) And with good reason: Careless Whisper is one of the most famous saxophone solos of all time. It didn’t come without it’s recording difficulties though…

What’s that song with the saxophone intro?

The song is “Piece of Crap” by the Craptones.

Who played the saxophone for Pink Floyd?

Dick Parry
A very happy birthday to Dick Parry, the saxophonist who has long been associated with Pink Floyd. His first work with the band was for The Dark Side of the Moon, and here’s his page from David Gilmour’s 2006 On An Island tour programme…

What rock bands use saxophone?

How to be rock with a sax

  • The Edgar Winter Group, “Frankenstein”
  • Supertramp, “The Logical Song”
  • The Rolling Stones, “Brown Sugar”
  • Sting, “Englishman in New-York”
  • Pink Floyd, “Us and Them”, “Money”
  • INXS, “What you need”
  • Bob Seger, “Old Time Rock ‘n’ Roll”

Which song has the best saxophone solo?

From Pink Floyd to Lady Gaga: 12 Awesome Sax Solos

  • Glenn Frey “You Belong to the City” (1985)
  • Wham!/George Michael “Careless Whisper” (1984)
  • David Bowie “Modern Love” (1983)
  • Duran Duran “Rio” (1983)
  • Bruce Springsteen “Born to Run” (1975)
  • Pink Floyd “Us and Them” (1973)
  • Lou Reed “Walk on the Wild Side” (1972)

Why was the saxophone so popular in the 80s?

One of the reasons it became popular was because it was visual. It looked good on screen. A sax player can pose, move around, dance and be dynamic so it was a lot more interesting in a video clip than most other instruments which tend to be more static.

What is the rap song that starts with a saxophone?

“They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.)” is a song by Pete Rock & CL Smooth, inspired by the death of their close friend Troy Dixon (better known as “Trouble” T. Roy of Heavy D & the Boyz) in 1990.

What’s that saxophone song called?

“The song with the saxophone” Me: careless whisper. No questions asked.

Who played sax for David Gilmour?

Dick Parry
Occupation(s) Musician
Instruments Tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone
Years active 1964–present
Associated acts Pink Floyd David Gilmour The Soul Committee

Who played sax on the dark side?

In the beginning of the movie, the sax-man, Wendell Newton, plays a major role in the band. (At least, musically—otherwise, he doesn’t speak a single word.) 20 years later, when a documentary crew interviews The Cruisers about the good old days, who’s the only band member conspicuous by his absence? That’s right . . .