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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 | , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment