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what do you mean i lost my mind?

Everything is not enough, nothing is too much to bear

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I missed yesterday, so there will be two songs today, the second coming sometime this evening.

For this morning, I’m changing things up a bit. Archive.org not only has public domain recordings, it has all kinds of recordings of live concerts, posted with the artists’ permission. Among those are two bands I have always loved, Cracker and Cowboy Junkies. The following is one of my favorite Cowboy Junkies tunes (indeed, one of my favorite tunes by anybody), a cover of a song by the great Townes Van Zant, from a show given in Van Zant’s hometown (as you’ll hear):

[audio:http://www.archive.org/download/cj2004-08-06.flac16/cj2004-08-06D02T08_vbr.mp3%5D

— “To Live Is To Fly”, Cowboy Junkies

Courtesy of Archive.org

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Written by [IMH]

3 March 2009 at 8:15 am

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