Not content with merely propping up the most dangerously stupid Government in history, and having already hounded one woman out of the country this year, we learn today that a female celebrity has committed suicide following constant targeting from the red tops.
Billy knows what and what not to do:
Billy Bragg – Never Buy The Sun
Often Country records are – wrongly, negatively, in my opinion – associated with sadness, failed relationships, mournful drinking, death, murder and acts of vengeance.
Don’t get me wrong, there is quite a lot of that kind of stuff within the genre, but the more upbeat toe-tappers often get over-looked.
So I was delighted to get me a copy of Strut My Stuff: Obscure Country & Hillbilly Boppers, a compilation record stuffed with…well, if you can’t work it out from that title, I think you may have some issues.
Here’s one of the tracks from said album; it also fits pretty well with my ongoing quest to feature Country songs with brilliant titles:
Chuck Ray – I May Not Be Able But I’m Willin’ to Try
Needless to say, we’ll be returning to this album sooner rather than later.
First it was Ciara, now it’s Dennis: we all need some Cardigans during these storms:
The Cardigans – You’re The Storm
“No, you’re the storm.”
“No, you’re the storm!” etc etc.