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– Music of Note:  Table of Contents 
 
24.  Turin Robinson – Worst
23. Andrey Zimin - Improvisation 
to the Flatlands & the Scattered Sun 
22. Jeff Mangum – Little Birds 21.  Johann Sebastian Bach -
Ich ruf' zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ
20. Sidney Bechet – Si tu vois ma mère 19. The Highwaymen – Highwayman
18. Kris Kristofferson – Casey's Last Ride 17. Francoise Hardy – Mon Amie La Rose
16. Neil Young & Buffalo Springfield – 
Expecting to Fly
15. Sun Kil Moon – Carry Me, Ohio
14. Eddie Vedder – Guaranteed 13. Marianne Faithfull – Scarborough Fair
12. Johnny Mandel / Mike Altman – Suicide is Painless 11. Neutral Milk Hotel / Jeff Mangum – Oh Comely
10. George M. Cohan – 
Life’s a Funny Proposition After All
9. Maurice Ravel – Bolero
8. Peter Sarstedt – Where Do You Go To My Lovely 7. Vladimir Vysotsky – Ballad About Love
6. Leonard Cohen – Suzanne 5. Leonard Cohen – The Stranger Song
4. Townes Van Zandt – Waitin’ Around to Die 3. Nico – My Only Child + All That is My Own
2. David Bowie – ‘My Death’ (live 1973) 1. Glenn Yarbrough – The Greatest Adventure

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A great recent song by Turin Robinson, a currently little-known singer songwriter from Perth, Australia, with a voice that flits between Jeff Buckley, Tom Waits, and your mom, and a sound merging folk, R&B, hip hop, and rock pretty seamlessly 



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A poignant, plangent, exhilarating, Spanish, Eastern European, gypsy, folk, classical influenced improvisation on guitar by Andrey Zimin, which I recorded on my phone when it was happening, and spontaneously gave the somewhat ponderous yet somehow fitting title. Second guitar: Andy N. 



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BWV 639 – from Orgelbüchlein (‘The Little Organ Book’) – performed by Gilberto Guarino

 



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A Country Western song about— reincarnation. Featuring Johnny Cash, Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, and Waylon Jennings. Sort of like The Fountain of the Country Western genre.



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