Sweet Lorraine

Album: The Magician's Birthday (1973)
Charted: 91
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Songfacts®:

  • This song is about a woman who likes to get drunk and stoned and dance and party. It was written by Mick Box, Gary Thain and David Byron. >>
    Suggestion credit:
    David - Wilson, NY

Comments: 1

  • Joe from Grants Pass, OrThain was the first REALLY cool bassist ( outsida McCartney ) that I ever heard. Kinda reminds me of Pastorius !! Only got see him one time -- Amazing ; it's so much easier to just play and not have to sing !!!!!!!!!!!!!


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