This song was on her Born to Die album. I always find Lana’s voice quite haunting with a sad quality about it even when the lyrics have nothing to do with a sad theme.
Time for some duelling banjos I feel. Well duelling banjo and a guitar. Just watch the pure skill of these two.
This is only the second song from Mumford and Sons in Covid Island Discs. Another great little tune from this very talented band. Really like the banjos and the bearded guy playing the doublebase. Must have been a bit nervous when trying to play their instruments in a small rowing boat. Glad the strange bearded …
Happy birthday USA. Not looking so well at the moment.
The next set of songs were never part of the original facebook posts as I finished the postings on day 77. However, given Covid has dragged on and I have now created my own website, I thought I would continue the playlist. Got to now play catch-up so will publish a week’s worth of songs …
Get that banjo going. I think I’m seeing double. My new theme is 21st century music. Believe me my musical tastes are under-developed in this area. You can’t teach an old dog new tricks I guess.