Hidden Gems : The Silencers – Wild Mountain Thyme

Continuing this very popular viewed series of Hidden Gems (tracks which should have been hits). I’ll present you a track via YouTube, Daily Motion, Soundcloud or another site. These posts are for the music only.

I know this song has been covered many times, but in my opinion none better and besides it links well with my previous post on JJ Gilmour (one time member of The Silencers). True the band have done many great songs including ‘Painted Moon‘, ‘The Real McCoy‘, ‘I Can Feel It‘ and ‘Bulletproof Heart‘ to name just a few. I know I’m biased as there’s a big connection between me and this band from long ago. But like quite a bands of the time they were ignored by the vast majority of the record UK buying public – bigger in Europe! This was even used by the Scottish Tourist Board for a TV advertisment.

So should it have been a hit or a miss?

Bonus Track – ‘Scottish Rain’

Advertisements

About Stevo Music Man

Music fan (Worked in music 79-92, gigs, collector, Indie DJ) Football (LCFC Season ticket), Travel, Read, Swim, Cycle & Internet.
This entry was posted in Music Video and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

So what do you think then ....

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s