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American Pie--乡村音乐的动人史诗

电影旅行音乐 2018-12-07 13:49:27

Don Mclean(唐.马克林)于1945年10月2日出生于美国纽约,1971年写下8分33秒的作品《American Pie》。
如果我们现在正好有8分33秒的时间,不妨用来听听这首歌。70年代的旋律缓缓而来,不管那里有没有你我的故事,我们都可以忘记时间,只剩音乐。

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American Pie
  
A long long time ago I can still remember 
我依然记得 

How that music used to make me smile 音乐是如何让我会心微笑 

And I knew if I had my chance 我知道,如果我有机会 

That I could make those people dance 我可以让人们闻乐起舞 

And maybe they'd be happy for a while 也许他们会快乐好一阵子 

But February made me shiver 但二月使我颤抖 

with every paper I'd deliver 因为我送的每一份报纸 

Bad news on the doorstep 丢在门口的 

I couldn't take one more step 使我 

I can't remember if I cried 我不记得自己有没有哭 

When I read about his widowed bride 当我读到他那位新寡妻子的新闻时 

But something touched me deep inside 某种情绪深深触动了我 

The day the music died 在音乐死亡的那一天 

Chorus(每段反覆) 

So... *Bye, bye Miss American Pie 那麼.... 再见了,美国派小姐 

Drove my Chevy to the levee but the levee was dry 开著到河堤上,但河堤已乾涸 

Them good ole boys were drinking whiskey and rye 们饮著和麦酒 

Singing this'll be the day that I die 唱著这会是我死的那一天 

This'll be the day that I die 这会是我死的那一天 

Verse 2 

Did you write the book of love 你写过爱之书吗? 

And do you have faith in God above 你相信天上的上帝吗? 

If the Bible tells you so? 如果圣经是这麼告诉你的 

Now do you believe in rock and roll? 你相信吗? 

Can music save your mortal soul? 音乐可以拯救你的灵魂吗? 

And can you teach me how to dance real slow? 你可以教我如何放慢速度来跳舞吗? 

Well, I know that you're in love with him 我知道你爱上了他 

'cause I saw you dancing in the gym 因为我看到你们在体育馆里跳舞 

You both kicked off your shoes 你们踢掉鞋子 

Man, I dig those rhythm and blues 老天,我深深感受到节奏与 

I was a lonely teenage broncin' buck 那时的我是个寂寞的年轻人 

With a pink carnation and a pickup truck 别著一朵粉红色的,有一辆小货车 

But I knew I was out of luck 但我明白自己并不走运 

The day the music died 在音乐死亡的那一天 

I started singing 我开始唱著......