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Van Morrison: These Dreams of You (So Unreal, So Untrue)

Chris Welch, Melody Maker, 3 February 1979

OUTSIDE THE ROYAL GARDEN HOTEL, a blizzard raged. Inside, snowflakes dripped and melted into the plush carpets. Waiters scurried while rich Americans and Arabs mulled over Bloody Marys and listened politely to the strains of a gypsy violin.

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