"Renaissance Fair" as written by and Roger Mcguinn David Crosby....
I think that maybe I'm dreaming

I smell cinnamon and spices
I hear music everywhere
All around kaleidoscope of color
I think that maybe I'm dreaming

Maids pass gracefully in laughter
Wine colored flowers in their hair
Last call from lands I've never been to
I think that maybe I'm dreaming

Sun's flash on a soda prism
Bright jewels on the ladies flashing
Eyes catch on a shiny prism

Hear ye the crying of the vendors
Fruit for sale wax candles for to burn
Fires flare soon it will be night fall
I think that maybe I'm dreaming

I think that maybe I'm dreaming
I think that maybe I'm dreaming

Lyrics submitted by planetearth

"Renaissance Fair" as written by Roger Mcguinn David Crosby


Lyrics powered by LyricFind

Renaissance Fair song meanings
Add your thoughts


sort form View by:
  • +1
    General CommentThe ultimate hippie tune.I was at Monterey Pop Festival taking a piss in one of the portable toilets when the Byrds opened their Sat Night set with Renaissance Fair.
    Walking back to my seat I was in a state of ecstacy."I think that maybe I'm dreaming".Damn right!
    Riverman94610on June 06, 2005   Link
  • 0
    General CommentInspired by a medieval festival held by an L.A. radio station.
    rosiekzon May 28, 2011   Link
  • 0
    General Commentthe song was inspired by the Renaissance Pleasure Faire
    of Southern California, which has been a yearly medieval
    event since 1962 - the tune describes Crosby's visit and
    his visions of wonder - McGuinn is credited with co-writing
    the song, but it's really all Crosby - David had to put McGuinn's
    name on it or it wouldn't have made it onto the album, that's
    how tense things were in the Byrds at the time - one of my
    favorite Byrd/Crosby songs
    rockboy52on December 17, 2012   Link

Add your thoughts

Log in now to tell us what you think this song means.

Don’t have an account? Create an account with SongMeanings to post comments, submit lyrics, and more. It’s super easy, we promise!

Back to top