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kihrjil

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I've been enjoying some of the old ballads that have been floating around for centuries being reworked here and there. Mostly seems to be tales of death and seduction providing a thin veneer over class struggle. Sandy Denny and Pentangle did loads of these.


 

Torsion Jim

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if the lyrics to Watering are about what i think they are about then they are even more dark than they initially sound
 

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I was reminded of this in the shoutbox tonight, so reposting here because I'm not sure I ever did gush about it before, but probably should have. Awesome compilation. By coincidence, new Shirley actual is out this week.

 
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