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Category Archives: Folk

Sundown ( Gordon Lightfoot Cover ) 07.14.11

I was an 8 year old boy when I first heard the Gordon Lightfoot song Sundown on the radio. I was immediately drawn to the harmonies, but I was far too young to understand the exact nature of the lyric until much later. The chorus was so catchy though, it was impossible not to sing […]

Ode To Billie Joe ( Bobbie Gentry Cover ) 07.07.11

I admit being intrigued by the mysterious classic, Ode To Billie Joe, from an early age; it was on the radio all the time while I was growing up. So I was very excited when the the song was fleshed out into a tv movie of the week in 1976. Perhaps the movie would answer […]

Devoted To You ( Boudleaux Bryant Everly Brothers Cover ) 05.08.10

This was done as a Mother’s Day present for my Mom. My parents introduced me to The Everly Brothers. Their favourite ballad was (All You Have To Do Is) Dream, and while that song is a masterpiece in every way, Devoted To You was always my favourite Everly Brothers song. It’s hard to choose favourites […]