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Song of the Day 8/8/09

Every day, our top 666 songs of alltime countdown gets one step closer to #1. Saturday’s song is #354:

C.W. McCall – There Won’t Be No Country Music

If this bizarrely spot-on, apocalyptic banjo tune had been released this year instead of in 1976, the right wing would be calling this guy an eco-terrorist. Believe it or not, this followup single to Convoy, his monstrously popular CB radio novelty hit, actually got some airplay on both country and rock radio.

August 7, 2009 - Posted by | lists, Lists - Best of 2008 etc., Music, music, concert | , , , , , , , , , ,

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