Genesis, Supper’s Ready As Sure As Eggs Is Eggs – unclassified tempo maps

Genesis’ song No Son Of Mine modern tempo map illustrates how speed and music interact

Supper’s Ready, part9, As Sure As Eggs Is Eggs

As Sure As Eggds Is Eggs, Supper’s Ready part 9

The song Supper’s Ready by Genesis was written by bandleader Peter Gabriel during a manic episode. The rest of the band, Tony Banks, Phil Collins, MIke Rutherford, Steve Hackett filled out the rest of the parts.

Genesis | Afterglow | Matherton tempo diagram slide show, slides, video

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Afterglow is a song written by Tony Banks of Genesis and usually performed between 62-69 beats per minute.

Born In The U.S.A. | Brice Springsteen | unclassified matherton tempo map |video embedded

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Bruce peaked with this song in 1984.  Gary and I got into a D.C. show with, uh, V.I.P. tickets, though we were not the original people scheduled!

Fantastic tour, Bruce in 1984.

Us and Them – Pink Floyd – modern tempo maps, unclassified

Roger Waters wrote this song as a protest to was and classism

This two a unclassified tempo map of Us & Them by Pink Floyd.

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Us and Them, PInk Floyd

Otis Redding – (Sittin’ On) the Dock of the Bay – unclassified 3D modern tempo map

One of the first great cross-over hits of all time was Otis Redding’s Sitin’ On The Dock Of The Bay.

One of the first great cross-over hits of all time was Otis Redding’s (Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay.

Otis Redding – Sittin On The Dock Of The Bay

Wikipedia has an excellent analysis of this song

“Happy Together” – unclassified modern tempo maps w video link – THE TURTLES

Happy Together is a song that features an E minor verse giving way to a joyour chorus in the key of E major.

Happy Together is a song that features an E minor verse giving way to a joyous chorus in the key of E major.

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Happy-Together-The-Turtles-modern-tempo-map

 

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Happy-Together-The-Turtles-contemporary-tempo-map

 

Dickey Betts Tempo? matherton charts harmonic probable speed – the allman brothers band-Jessica

Jessica is a song written and performed by the Allman brothers band in the early 1970s.


“Jessica” is a song written and performed by the Allman brothers band in the early 1970s.

This was a Dickey Betts song.

Jessica / probable harmonic rhythm chart