Who sang all the leaves are brown and the sky is gray?

The Mamas & the Papas
California Dreamin’/Artists

What does California Dreamin mean?

“California Dreamin'” is a song written by John Phillips and Michelle Phillips and was first recorded by Barry McGuire. The lyrics of the song express the narrator’s longing for the warmth of Los Angeles during a cold winter in New York City.

Where is all the leaves are brown from?

The above lyrics are from the evergreen 1965 song California Dreamin’ that I had recorded on a cassette tape when I, bound for boarding school, made my maiden trip to the UK in 1968.

When was all the leaves are brown released?

August 28, 2001
All The Leaves Are Brown: The Golden Era Collection/Release date

Who sing all the leaves are brown?

All The Leaves Are Brown: The Golden Era Collection/Artists

When the skies are GREY meaning?

“When skies are grey” to me means “those days [plural], each of which has gloomy weather.” This is entirely grammatical, and entirely common. For example: We had a terrible vacation – nothing but icy winds and grey skies for two weeks!

Is California Dreamin copyrighted?

Unless otherwise stated, California Dreamin’ Balloon Adventures and/or its licensors own the intellectual property rights for all material on californiadreamin.com. All intellectual property rights are reserved.

Who has covered California Dreamin?


Title Performer Release date
California Dreamin’ Barry McGuire December 14, 1965
California Dreamin’ The Mama’s and The Papa’s November 1965
California Dreamin’ Johnny Rivers November 1966
California Dreamin’ The Seekers November 1966

Who wrote the song all the leaves are brown?

Who wrote California Dreamin?

Michelle Phillips
John Phillips
California Dreamin’/Composers

What happened Mama Cass?

Death was ruled accidental at a coroner’s hearing the next day; the post-mortem showed that she died as a result of choking on a sandwich while in bed and from inhaling her own vomit. She had complained to friends recently of frequent vomiting, possibly the result of dieting.

Who is the father of Cass Elliot’s baby?

Elliot gave birth to a daughter, Owen Vanessa Elliot, on April 26, 1967. Owen too grew up to become a singer and toured with Beach Boys member Al Jardine. Elliot never publicly identified the father, but many years later, Michelle Phillips helped Owen locate her biological father, Chuck Day.