Sunday Morning Coming Down

Lorretta Lynn sure can pick ’em.

And by ’em I mean a) men, and b) songs with great titles.

Last time she appeared on these pages, she was duetting with Conway Twitty on a lovely little ditty called You’re The Reason Our Kids Are Ugly.

And here she is again, this time with Ernest Tubb on a song which you may find listed in some places with the incorrectly added brackets at the end (When I’m Dead And Gone?) – incorrect not just because that’s not the song title, but also because those aren’t words which feature in the song:

Some of you may recognise this from a cover version the late, great John Prine released in 2016 on his For Better, or Worse album, with Iris DeMent taking on the Loretta role:

Take your pick.

More soon.

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2 thoughts on “Sunday Morning Coming Down”

  1. It’s worth checking out the original version of “You’re the Reason Our Kids Are Ugly” by L. E. White & Lola Jean Dillon (1977). Lola Jean has a weird laugh you’ll either love or hate.

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