* * * ***** Important: The song above is NOT stored on the Chordie server. Lovers in a Dangerous Time Mike Cox posted on May 28, 2015 13:32. We never get to stop and open our eyes. But for lovers in a dangerous time, as Bruce Cockburn famously sang about more than 35 years ago, virtual dating has its limits. BarenakedLadies Wiki is a FANDOM Lifestyle Community. Lovers in a Dangerous Time Barenaked Ladies Band the first of a number of Break out Hits ? Their rendition became their first Top 40 hit on the Canadian charts, reaching No. I will publish in parts, so enjoy, leave kudos and reviews, please! Survivors of the aids epidemic in North America ? * * Print it out, play it and pass it around. [1], According to Cockburn, the song was inspired by seeing teenagers expressing romantic love in a schoolyard. (Canadian friends: sorry if I’m wrong about this and it’s the Born to Run of the Great White North.) SKU: MN0042836 Inspired by watching teenagers kissing and the thoughts that invoked, “Lovers in a dangerous time” is one of his more popular songs and one of the few I would recognize as his if you played it for me. When you're lovers in a dangerous time Sometimes you're made to feel as if your love's a crime But nothing worth having comes without some kind of fight Got to kick at the darkness 'til it bleeds daylight "Lovers in a Dangerous Time" is a song by Bruce Cockburn, originally released on his 1984 album Stealing Fire. The song was a Top 40 hit for Cockburn, peaking at No. Print and download Bruce Cockburn Lovers in a Dangerous Time Guitar TAB. Welcome to Beatport. Only through teamwork can you triumph over the evil forces of Anti-Love, rescue kidnapped space-bunnies, and avoid a vacuumy demise. [2] In the song, he contrasts the hopefulness and joy of new love with the despair of a wider Cold War world where notions of the future often carried a sense of foreboding and doom. Remix podcast #12 “Lovers in a Dangerous Time (Halifax Mix)” by Bruce Cockburn Saturday, 2 February 2002 Remixing: DJ Five-to-Midnight (as Midnight in Halifax) An extended version to fill a void left by the original producers. Lovers in A Dangerous Time. When you're lovers in a dangerous time . One minute you're waiting for the sky to fall Next you're dazzled by the beauty of it all. Share; Tweet; Pin; 0 shares. "Lovers in a Dangerous Time" is a song originally written and recorded by Canadian singer-songwriter Bruce Cockburn for his 1984 album Stealing Fire. Welcome to Beatport. Original Source: LyricWiki: Lovers In A Dangerous Time Don't the hours grow shorter as the days go by? * * If you like it, send me one of your favourites." When you're lovers in a dangerous time. Game content and materials are trademarks and copyrights of their respective publisher and its licensors. [4] It also appeared on their greatest hits compilation Disc One: All Their Greatest Hits (1991–2001). Lovers In A Dangerous Time NR, 1hr 39min Art House & International , Drama , Romance BNL's version of "Lovers" ended up being a Top 40 hit in Canada, peaking at #16 on the RPM 100 charts on February 15, 1992. Deep space is a dangerous place, but you don’t have to face it alone! “Lovers in a Dangerous Time” by Bruce Cockburn (mentioned in Chapters 1 and 8) “Trouble with Crickets” by Alannah Myles “Come and Get Your Love” by Redbone “Pigs (Three Different Kinds)” by Pink Floyd “Maybe I’m Amazed” by Sir Paul McCartney (used twice in the Prologue) FIN. It was directed by Toronto-based filmmaker Tim Hamilton (who would later direct the band's second video, "Enid") and was funded by VideoFACT, a program of the Canadian cable network MuchMusic that provided funding for emerging Canadian artists to make videos. U2 alluded to "Lovers" in their 1988 single "God Part II", with the lyric Heard a singer on the radio late last night/He says he's gonna kick the darkness 'til it bleeds daylight. The song was a Top 40 hit for Cockburn, peaking at No. This Canadian-made charmer toured the festival circuit back in 2009, but the gentle mix of romance and humour doesn’t feel the least bit dated. It was famously covered by Barenaked Ladies in 1991 for the Bruce Cockburn tribute album Kick at the Darkness, released by Intrepid Records. Additional covers have been recorded by Canadian singer Frazey Ford, Canadian duo the Royal Oui,[citation needed], and Oysterband. Lovers In A Dangerous Time (21.0 KB) Lovers In A Dangerous Time (3.39 KB) A trip to early adulthood for me... from the 1984 album Stealing Fire which was fantastic all the way through, and covered by Barenaked Ladies, Lovers in a Dangerous time contains two great lines for which to pause … This page was last edited on 20 January 2019, at 04:25. Lovers in a dangerous time. Actions ↑ Top ←Previous Chapter; Comments. "Lovers in a Dangerous Time" was BNL's first proper music video, shot in and around the band's hometown of Scarborough, Ontario on "the two coldest days of November 1991", according to Tyler Stewart. The song was subsequently covered by Barenaked Ladies on the 1991 Cockburn tribute album Kick at the Darkness. Included in here are two original characters, Rabbi Aliyah Teelbaulm and her partner Sarah. The album features a cover of the Bruce Cockburn classic title track, along with 7 new tracks that where written specifically for the film by JBM. Beatport is the world's largest electronic music store for DJs The video ends with the band playing and dancing with fans in a snowy field. Explore a neon galaxy in your very own battleship in Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime, a thrilling 1- to 4-player couch co-op adventure. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. This version by the Barenaked Ladies though has become one of my all time favorite songs. 16 the week of February 15, 1992. Beatport is the world's largest electronic music store for DJs Check out Lovers In A Dangerous Time by Moonrunner83 on Beatport. Until now? JBM is the music of Jesse Marchant. Lately, my mind keeps coming back to a song called “Lovers in a Dangerous Time.” It’s by a Canadian songwriter named Bruce Cockburn, and I don’t think it was ever very popular in the U.S. but was a minor hit in Canada. There’s not… Listen to music from Bruce Cockburn like Wondering Where The Lions Are, Lovers In A Dangerous Time & more. Content is available under CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 unless otherwise noted. Cockburn stated in later interviews that he was pleased by both of these alternate interpretations.[2]. Download the Lyrics and Chords. It was famously covered by Barenaked Ladies in 1991 for the Bruce Cockburn tribute album Kick at the Darkness, released by Intrepid Records. In the groundbreaking film Soldier’s Girl, actors Troy Garity and Lee Pace take on the real-life romance between Pfc. [5], Disc One: All Their Greatest Hits (1991–2001), "Item Display - RPM - Library and Archives Canada", "Bruce Cockburn - Songs - Lovers In A Dangerous Time", "Original versions of Lovers in a Dangerous Time by Oysterband", Ladies and Gentlemen: Barenaked Ladies and The Persuasions, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Lovers_in_a_Dangerous_Time&oldid=993924516, Pages using infobox song with unknown parameters, Articles with unsourced statements from October 2015, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz work identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 13 December 2020, at 05:38. Includes Guitar TAB for Voice or Piano or Guitar in E Major. The music video for "Lovers in a Dangerous Time", directed by Tim Hamilton in 1991. This Canadian Band recorded while still relatively Unknown During 1984 , my favorite part about this song While I have listened to the original content it's a personal experience that I feel has been sourced for the H.I.V. The video depicts the band playing the song in the back of a pickup truck driving around Scarborough, intercut with footage of local streets and businesses and a couple walking through town from their apartment building. Meta-note: this podcast was originally posted to Soundcloud, but it was too dangerous a time to survive on Soundcloud. Go figure. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Bruce Cockburn. Going back to listen to Cockburn’s original before writing this post, I realized how dated it sounds. By // by Candace Sampson 4 Comments. However, especially in light of Cockburn's next single "If I Had a Rocket Launcher", the song has also been interpreted by listeners and critics as referring to the same Guatemalan refugee crisis that inspired the later song, or to the then-emerging HIV/AIDS crisis. Music video for the "Gordon" version, first aired March 1993, Music video for the "Rock Spectacle" version, released February 1998, The "Brian Wilson 2000" studio recording from 1997, Barenaked Ladies - "Jane" (Official Music Video), Songs sung by Steven Page and Ed Robertson, https://barenakedladies.fandom.com/wiki/Lovers_in_a_Dangerous_Time?oldid=4275. A mob of customers ignore them, but the couple seen throughout the video arrive to have their copies of The Yellow Tape signed, to the band's delight. In 2005, "Lovers" was named the 11th greatest Canadian song of all time on the CBC Radio One series 50 Tracks: The Canadian Version. 25 on the Canadian charts the week of August 18, 1984. Lovers in a dangerous time ***** * "Here's a song that I like to play. "Lovers in a Dangerous Time" is a song originally written and recorded by Canadian singer-songwriter Bruce Cockburn for his 1984 album Stealing Fire. Those who are familiar with my other stories know the good rabbi as the leader of Torchwood Tel Aviv, an immortal from the planet Jersulem Prime, and former instructor to Jack from his days at the Time Agency. Share this: Email; Tweet; Related. JBM's Original Motion Picture Soundtrack for the film "Lovers in a Dangerous Time". Not going to lie, Bruce Cockburn’s original rendition of this song drove me bonkers. "Lovers in a Dangerous Time" was covered by Dan Fogelberg on his album The Wild Places, which was released in August 1990 by Epic Records.[3]. When you're lovers in a dangerous time. 25 on the Canadian charts the week of August 18, 1984. "Lovers in a Dangerous Time" is a song by Bruce Cockburn, originally released on his 1984 album Stealing Fire. 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