The Spring Of '65

from by The False Beards

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J.D. Cornett of Kentucky sang this song to John Cohen in 1959. An audience person once came up to us at a gig and said it was about post-traumatic stress after the American civil war. I prefer the “it’s about getting drunk and weirding out” theory.


from Ankle, released May 23, 2013
Trad. arr. Anderson, Mandelson


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The False Beards Bristol, UK

ben mandelson • ian anderson

Old time english psych folk world blues twangery

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