- Tom Paxton is such a cool old dude that he released his latest album, Redemption Road, through a Kickstarter campaign. It's out today, but as a backer I got mine over the weekend.
- Somehow I have only just found out about Foreverly, a remix of the Everly Brothers' album Songs Our Daddy Taught Us by Billie Joe Armstrong and Norah Jones. It's rather good, and available on Spotify.
- In related news, 'Down in the Willow Garden' is a really weird and creepy song, isn't it?
- American Songwriter is a great website if you're into American songwriters, old and new. I especially like the 'Lyric of the Week' feature; here's Simon & Garfunkel's America.
- In related news 2, it turns out just reading the words Kathy I'm lost, I said, though I knew she was sleeping can make me cry a bit.
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