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Archive for November 14, 2009

BOBBY WOMACK “Facts of Life/He’ll Be There When the Sun Goes Down” (1973)


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Just so you know, when you’re a young lady hanging out backstage at a Bobby Womack show, and he invites you to his hotel room for a drink, and you suggest he’s got ulterior motives, that makes him feel terrible.

I mean, jeez, if he wanted to run game on you, you’d know it.

ATLANTIC BRIDGE “Dear Prudence” (1970)

That, of course, is a bridge much closer to the Pacific

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I normally steer clear of jazzrock, but this jam is right on, a really effective cover