General Comment I love love love the music in this song, it makes me want to dance XD! Flag pinnballwizzardd on January 31, Lyrics powered by LyricFind. Flag ceejy on June 09, Log in now to tell us what you think this song means. Add your thoughts 16 Comments.

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He also became friends with Joe Louis later in his life. First off, these lyrics are not quite right. As best I can make out, the second verse goes like this: Yeasayer — Ambling Alp. Log in now to tell us what ambling alp think this song means. Flag PairOFish on December 06, ambling alp The fight was eventually scheduled for exactly a year after his title match, June 22,and as the day drew ever closer, the fight began to take on even more symbolic significance.

Pop History: Yeasayer’s “Ambling Alp”

And if anyone should cheat you, take advantage of, or beat ambling alp Raise your head and wear aop wounds with pride. The dude was a man-mountain. Two minutes and four seconds into the first round, after a comprehensively dominating performance and three knockdowns, the referee called victory for Louis.


General Comment i know not all of the words are right, but i guessed the best i could when i wasn’t sure. Lyrics submitted by stickupfoyoselfson.

Pop History: Yeasayer’s “Ambling Alp” – The Lakefront Historian

Not the same thing. Later in his life, as his financial problems worsened, he suffered from issues with mental illness and drugs. And thank you KEXP for introducing me ambling alp this and other great music best radio station in the world people, check it out, kexp. Schmeling, while he may have let himself be exploited by the Nazi regime, did risk his life ambling alp save two Jewish children.

SongMeanings is a place for discussion and discovery. Louis had underestimated his opponent, and Schmeling had carefully prepared. No Replies Log in to reply. Politics and national pride had entered the arena. This is inspired poetry. It’s even possible that Ampling Alp was in part inspired by “Catch” ” fireflies in your eyes, anyone? General Comment I think it’s “keep your fleet feet sliding”.

Yeasayer – Ambling Alp Lyrics | SongMeanings

ambling alp Haha, way to show those clueless hipsters! Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Best analysis I’ve read yet. Fill in your details below or click an qlp to log in: Despite his popularity, little of his success in the ring translated into monetary compensation. Oh, Max Schmeling was a formidable foe. Jonah, forget Rusted Root.


Max Schmeling fought under the flag of amb,ing Nazi regime, and his victory made for excellent material in the Nazi propaganda machine. And that all goes back to Junewhen Joe Louis stuck up for himself, and ambling alp his country.

Ambling Alp

Stick up for yourself, son. He knocked out the massive Italian in six rounds, with the powerful victory setting off his career.

Flag grimjack on November 16,