A Global Army of Veteran Rockers
Woody Guthrie did not intend this as a patriotic gesture. Nor probably as a funk song. But it is funky. As Wilson Picket would say, "Lord Have Mercy."
Recorded 27 years ago, Little Steven's spoken introduction is as relevant now as it was then ...
The appearance of Red, white and blue bunting round the porches of my suburbia neighborhood and 3 AM fire cracker blasts indicate that it is time to blow the dust off this fine discussion brought to us by Stan last summer.
All the political posturing on the tube really puts me in the mind set for this conversation
Not exactly anti-American, more of a broken relationship song-- but it ain't patriotic either. Also, one of my favorite songs, by an underrated band.