Stevie penned this love song during a holiday in Italy. She explained to The Santa Barbara Independent: "It wasn't even about anybody. It's just the feeling you get when you go to Italy is just so romantic, so I wrote this song about this country that I just so fell in love with."
John Lennon wrote "The Continuing Story of Bungalow Bill" about Richard Cooke, a hunter he met at the Maharishi's camp in India. Cooke hasn't shot anything since the camp, except with his camera - he became a freelance photographer for National Geographic.
If counterpoint and polyrhythms are your thing, you might love these guys. Even by Progressive Rock standards, they were one of the most intricate bands of the '70s. Then their lead singer gave us Bon Jovi.