Album: Time Honoured Ghosts (1975)
  • The third track from the 1975 Time Honoured Ghosts album is credited Traditional, arranged Lees. According to the official Barclay James Harvest website: "The original concept and arrangement were devised by John and Woolly."
  • Lyrically, "Titles" is comprised of the names of various Beatles' songs, including "The Long and Winding Road," "Across The Universe" and "Lady Madonna."

    John Lees was always a huge Beatles fan, and 15 years later, he came up with a song about John Lennon's guitar, which he played on "Galadriel." >>
    Suggestion credit:
    Alexander Baron - London, England, for above 2

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