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Fearless by Pink Floyd

Album: MeddleReleased: 1971
  • This fades into "You'll Never Walk Alone," which is a song from Carousel, a musical by Rodgers and Hammerstein. However, the song appears to have been recorded at a soccer match, hence the cheers and chanting at the end. This is because Liverpool fans use this as their anthem. It appears that at the end, the multitude is chanting "Liverpool." >>
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    Jim - Oxnard, CA
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I'm from Liverpool and an Liverpool fan, I don't care about the ins and outs, I just love the fact that our anthem and name is sung throughout my favourite song of my second favourite group! (Zep being the first).Ste - Liverpool
Well They say it is from a Game : Liverpool vs EvertonMidnite - Cologne Germany
It is not Liverpool it is EVERTON EVERTON at the End of Fearless ... Listen close and Loud you will find Out ...Midnite - Cologne Germany
I have always thought that Fearless is about football hooliganism. The fearless hooligan facing the crowd smiling, the judge saying "go down in your own way" as in going to prison and the Liverpool chant at the end always led me to believe that's what it was about. It's always been in my head that this is what it's about and I don't think that will ever change.Emma - Perth, Australia
Iv always had pink floyd meddle in my music collection. I bought the record the cassette then the normal cd and now I have it in 24bit 96khz 5.1 surround sound. If you want a amazing thrill listen to Pink Floyd Meddle in Hi Rez there is nothing like it on this world...Douglas - Northern Ontario
The fans at the beginning and near the end are chanting "You'll Never Walk Alone", which is the Liverpool F.C. anthem. In my opinion, "Fearless" is the best Pink Floyd song of all time.Adam - Pickens, Sc
i always thought this was just a david gilmore song seperate of pink floyd listening to it now this song is frickin awesome nice to drink beer to or other things tooJeff - Findlay, Oh
Hope, the movie you're thinking of is Barbet Schroeder's _La Valee_ which has just been released on DVD, encoded for all regions. The Floyd produced _Obscured By Clouds_ as the soundtrack for the film, their second effort for Schroeder. The first was the soundtrack for the film _More_.Shane - Bloomington-normal, Il
Someone commented asking about "Seamus". Seamus is the dog they used in the studio on Animals with Dave G.'s harmonica. Fearless is a brilliant song.Jenner - San Francisco, Ca
One of the most badass songs ever written. This song never fails to pump me up and give me chills at the same time. Anyone else agree? It's so subtle in it's badassery too. The driving guitar riff and the powerful lyrics set it up, but it's not an in-your-face kinda way. I think that's why it's so good. It's not like "We Will Rock You" it's totally different, and it just kills everything.John - Monvtille, Nj
people are confused "You Will Never Walk Alone" is the fight song , not "Fearless"Hope - Watertown, Ny
CAN NEVER GET ENOUGH OF THIS SONG, played it over and over again as a teen, and will play it a few times tonight. Does anyone remember the movie, can't remember the name, but music of Pink Floyd was the soundtrack and it was shot in tribal village of Mud Men (Africa or the Amazon). The chanting reminds me of the Mud Men.Hope - Watertown, Ny
FYI: Seamus is also known as Mademoiselle Knobs on the Pompeii soundtrack. i would definately recommend that movie to any Floyd fanPete - Solon, Oh
Colin,WA----I couldn't agree more, the Floyd absolutely ROCKSSam - Hipsville, Ca
What a beautiful song that was (again) overlooked by dimwit radio station program directors.
Gorgeous guitar from Dave, pretty vocals, and the lyrics from Roger are just now showing the direction he would take to guide them to their crowning achievement.
Oldpink - New Castle, In
Probably one of the most revealing lines is "Fearlessly the idiot faced the crowd, smiling." It's a poignant example of how man's deficiencies can also be strengths. The idiot is unaware of fear and thus far ahead of us in his own way. Awesome. Floyd rocks!Colin - Morgantown, Wv
I love this song, perhaps the origin David Gilmour's classic vocal style (Breathe, Echoes, On an Island) on a greatly underrated album.Bryan - New York, Ny
Fearless is a kick a** song! I think it tells about how easy is to be fearless when you are up to. The melody itself sounds like when you take a brave step foward your goals. I love it!Rogero - Sao Paulo, Brazil
There's that "ping" piano note from "Echoes" hidden in this song...at about 1:25, listen very carefully and you'll hear it.
- Joe Public, Anytown, AL
Wow thanks man that's kinda scary but awesome!
Stephen - Parkton, Md
who is the king and who wear the crown!!!!!! i doubt is roger waters ro david gilmaore or pink floyd ...who is fan of liver pool then???Braj - Kathmandu, Netherlands
There's that "ping" piano note from "Echoes" hidden in this song...at about 1:25, listen very carefully and you'll hear it.Joe Public - Anytown, Al
Nick Mason wrote in his book "Inside Out: A Personal History of Pink Floyd" that the word "fearless" was just an overused interjection at the time, kind of like "awesome". He was also surprised that Roger Waters was so keen to record "You'll Never Walk Alone" for this song, because he was a devoted Arsenal fan.Bill - Erie, Pa
The main theme is a very unique riff. Every time it crescendos it is onamented magnificently by nick mason.Jack - Oak Ridge, Nc
Does the first line actually say, perhaps, "chiding" after "you say the hill's too steep to climb..." -instead of "climb it"?Jack - Mesa, Az
Wow, just heard this song on mysterious KCDX. Beautiful. Never heard it before, didn't even know it was PF at first. Why don't stations play this?Jack - Mesa, Az
Fearless & echoes are my favourite pre-Dark side Floyd pieces. Fearless flows so smoothly with the strumming guitars & Gilmour's voice is very soothing. A brilliant selection from MEDDLE.Michael Miller - Torrance, Ca
If that day was November 11 than the last comment written about this song was 6 MONTHS AGO , considering today is May 11.. WOW, i would think that more people would have to write stuff about this song because its so good.James - Toronto, Canada
Today is November 11, 2005, the 34th anniversary of the release of the album "Meddle." So naturally I pulled out my copy from the Pink Floyd box set and popped it into the player on my way to work. And it occurred to me that if someone who only knew the big Pink Floyd hits ("Money," "Comfortably Numb," "Another Brick...," etc.) came to me and asked for a lesser known Floyd song that they might like, I would probably have to suggest "Fearless." I have never been sure what the song is about, but DAMN it's a good tune!Ash - Charleston, Wv
Who was it written by? It sounds like a Gilmour tune. . .Stump - Gulf Shores, Al
Good song and album, but... What is with "Seamus"? I don't get that song.Takashi - Tokyo, Japan
One of my fave PF songs for many, many years now.Ash - Charleston, Wv
"Liverpool fans use this as their fight song". Not really, Jim. It's the club anthem and is no more a fight song than The Star Spangled Banner is a war song.Steve - Hamilton, Canada
good chill musicTony - St Louis, Mo
I love this song. It's become something for me to live by.Long - Houston, Tx
this song has probably my favorite lyric in any song to date: "Fearlessly the idiot faced the crowd, smiling."Scott - Normal, Il
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