Sep 29 2022
33. Thousand Year Prayer
Back in late 1999, we were thinking less about partying and more about whether or not the modern world was going to collapse at midnight on December 31st, ravaged by the Y2K bug. Sean Connery solved that one for us, as Alan Anton points out in this podcast...But the dawning of a new millennium was also time for a little reflection on life, the universe and everything, personally and globally, and that mood was caught perfectly in "Thousand Year Prayer", a song from "Open". A meditation on thankfulness, love, the natural world and the way we've ravaged it, Jimi Hendrix and calling it all a draw with God, Michael Timmins helps us find the way through the song, along with Alan Anton."Music Is The Drug" is available wherever you get your podcasts. Please remember to subscribe at your favourite podcast provider - Apple, Amazon, Google, Spotify, Deezer, Stitcher, TuneIn, Podchaser and all the rest."Cowboy Junkies - Music Is The Drug" is hosted by Dave Bowler, author of the authorised biography of the band. To order it from the band, click here. To order direct from Omnibus Press in the UK & Europe, click here.To listen to "Thousand Year Prayer", click here. To order "Sharon", click here. To buy "Songs of the Recollection", click here. To buy "Open", click here. For the ever expanding "Music Is The Drug" playlist on Spotify, click here.For more info on Cowboy Junkies, click here. For tour dates, click here.Copyright 2022 Latent Recordings.