Tag Archives: music
Mona brought this song to my attention, and I’m glad she did. I had seriously underestimated the range and power of Glen Campbell’s voice! Full lyrics HERE.
That’s Clarence Clemons on saxophone. I wouldn’t mind having this played at my funeral, but really I’ll have very little say in the matter. Full lyrics at BobDylan.com.
Steve Earle’s latest album, Ghosts of West Virginia, is amazing. I recommend it.
“Everything goes, everything comes back; eternally rolls the wheel of being. Everything dies, everything blossoms again; eternally runs the year of being. Everything breaks, everything is joined anew; eternally the same House of Being is built. Everything parts, everything greets every other thing again; eternally the ring of being remains faithful to itself. In every …
Antony Hegarty now goes by the name Anohni and prefers female pronouns. There’s an old interview with her online at The Guardian that’s worth a read (LINK). I was introduced to her by someone who told me, “If you like Tiny Tim, you’re going to love this (girl).” And he was right, I do. Full …
Try not to smile. 😀 Full lyrics HERE.
When Bruce Springsteen heard John Prine was recording an album, he asked if he could sing on a track. This was the perfect song to add him to.
A simple little song about accepting unhappy situations. Full lyrics HERE.
Every so often a country singer decided to make a “country rap” song, and they never fail to be awful. (The Bellamy Brothers did one that was particularly cringeworthy (YouTube Link).) But I would argue that Tom T Hall has made legitimate country rap for most of his career. His songs typically focus more on …