middle eight


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middle eight

n
(Pop Music) the third contrasting eight-bar section of a 32-bar pop song
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The Kiwi forward added: "Last year in the middle eight was a totally different feeling.
They look highly likely to meet again in this year's middle eight competition.
There's a middle eight where I am really screaming about a mad experience we had in Topanga in the middle of the night.
He gives some very helpful thoughts on structuring a talk - the opening bars, verse and chorus, the bridge or middle eight and finishing with a climax rather than just fading away.
Michael's speech touched on so many issues we'd also addressed in our song that we instantly knew it was the right thing to accompany the middle eight of the song.
Top eight teams play for title and European places; middle eight contest promotion and relegation in and out of top flight; bottom eight decide who drops out.
He received a heroes welcome as he strode to the middle eight overs after lunch, played at two deliveries and returned to the shed after chopping a fuller ball from Suranga Lakmal onto the stumps.
He wrote down the middle eight on the back of a packet of Star cigarettes.
For a start he has also managed to incorporate the famous 'Coventry Carol' which can be heard at the beginning and at the middle eight section within the tune.
Summertime In My Heart is the highlight, almost veering into saccharine territory until a masterful middle eight sends the chorus soaring.
They were usually kind of love songs so I learned to write from listening to those old fashioned love songs, you know, two verses, middle eight, verse, instrumental solo, go back into the bridge.
In their more recent past, it could be argued they sounded like a band doing a Duran Duran impression - there was the melodrama, a big middle eight and Le Bon's unmistakable voice over the top.
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