Those big emotional tracks that pull at the heart strings.
Great new thread
A touch self-interested as it came out on the TSMM label, but this one hurts in the most beautiful way.
Oof. Holes. Wanna see a grown man cry?!
Saw them play it in a tv studio when Deserter’s Songs was released. Myself and a very small audience standing in a circle around the band. Powerful stuff.
Billy Bragg has written so many songs with poignant lyrics, but for me this tribute to his dad gets me every time. If my kids chose to play this for me when I’m gone, I would be honoured.
At the top of the stairs is darkness….
The late Jason Molina first heard on the Death in Vegas All back to mine…
I’ve heard this played in some slo mo after hours mixes over the years