Song of the Day, June 2: Beggar’s Game by Dan Fogelberg

FogelbergPhoenixGameToday’s song is Beggar’s Game by Dan Fogelberg, a standout track from his successful 1979 album Phoenix. It’s a sweeping story of attraction and the redemptive power of love. With elegant strings soaring behind searing guitar work, it merges Fogelberg’s pop mastery and rock roots into a compelling whole.

The spell is broken and my chains fall free
Finally my heart has come home to me
It seems I’ve waited an eternity…

Enjoy this magnificent song today.


About Robert Hulshof-Schmidt
Freelance writer, researcher, online comic vendor, and project manager. Fan of a wide range of music -- especially folk and 80s pop -- vintage comics, British TV, and LGBT fiction.

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