Andrew Revkin - Songwriter - "Black Bird" - Mining Ballad (Bruce Molsky, Fiddle) as it will be heard on my CD: http://veryfinelines.com
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Andrew Revkin - Songwriter
"Black Bird" - Mining Ballad (Bruce Molsky, Fiddle) as it will be heard on my CD: http://veryfinelines.com
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My '97 @BluebirdCafeTN performance of "Western Sky." (@WPLN recording) He drove out, to the western sky, Didn’t know where. Didn’t know why. He just went. Just had to go. Didn’t drive fast. Didn’t drive slow. All he knew was life was sad. Work was hard. Marriage was bad. All he could do was hit the road. Maybe out west, he could shed his load… So he drove out, to the western sky. Didn’t know where. Didn’t know why. He just went. Just had to go. Didn’t drive fast. Didn’t drive slow. Instrumental verse. Got out West. Built a brand new life. Got a new car. Got a new wife. Things are good. Everything’s fine. Memories fade. History’s blind. Still sometimes, when he stirs at night, Remembers when things were not all right. In his dreams, sun in western skies. But in a storm back east, the lightning flies. So he drove out, to the western sky. Didn’t know where. Didn’t know why. He just went. Just had to go. Didn’t drive fast. Didn’t drive slow.
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Andrew Revkin - Guitar
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Garrison, New York
Forgive My Dreams, by Andy Revkin -- arranged and performed by Jon Carin.
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Andrew Revkin - Songwriter
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Garrison, New York
Bills Bills Bills (An Ode to Debt)
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Andrew Revkin - Songwriter
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Garrison, New York
"Very Fine Line" video remix for CD version of my song on life's close calls. More: http://veryfinelines.com
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Andrew Revkin - Songwriter
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Garrison, New York
Here's a 3-minute musical history of human fuel use, built around wacky discoveries in Thomas Edison and Mack Sennett film archives. More: http://veryfinelines.com
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Andrew Revkin - Songwriter
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Garrison, New York
"Arlington" (Andy Revkin with Dar Williams Thanks to Dar Williams, Ben Neill, Joe Johnson, Art Labriola, Terry Textor Platz, Patti Pelican, Stacy Labriola, Mark Murphy, Peter Rundquist, and Jerry Krenach for contributing so beautifully (some at different times and places) to "Arlington." Here's fresh video version built around the recording that'll go on my CD coming in November. http://veryfinelines.com You can learn the full sweeping story through this extraordinary 2003 Baltimore Sun article by John Woestendiek: http://j.mp/arlingtonbaltsun03
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Garrison, New York
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Andrew Revkin - Guitar
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Garrison, New York
Uncle Wade Aboard Sloop Clearwater, 6/2009
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Andrew Revkin - Guitar
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Garrison, New York
"That Six-Pound Trophy Bigmouth Bass - a pretty true fish tale.
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Andrew Revkin - Banjo
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Garrison, New York
"When She Sings" - when the fat lady sings, where will you be when she sings? You spend all your days caught up in the game, but where will you be when she sings? More here: When the Fat Lady Sings http://nyti.ms/U0onxz
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Andrew Revkin - Songwriter
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Garrison, New York
Early Uncle Wade version of "Arlington". More info: Sacrifice, Security, and the Road Toward 9 Billion http://nyti.ms/11pI7Ne
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Garrison, New York
"Heavy Metal Fighting Machine" (Tune written for 2001 film "Rock Star"; didn't make the cut, but makes a neat anthem for remembering an amazing World War II fighting unit -- 2nd Armored Div., U.S. Army)
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Andrew Revkin - Songwriter
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Garrison, New York
"Breakneck Ridge" - a history of the Hudson Highlands in song.
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Andrew Revkin - Banjo/guitar
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Garrison, New York
"Blame it on Biology"
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Andrew Revkin - Songwriter
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Garrison, New York
Liberated Carbon - A 3-Minute Musical History of Fossil Fuels
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Andrew Revkin - Songwriter
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Garrison, New York
"Lee Fore Brace" - A Song Lamenting a Loss at Sea
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Andrew Revkin - Songwriter
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Garrison, New York
'A Very Fine Line' - Life's Close Calls in Song
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Andrew Revkin - Guitar
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Garrison, New York
Grandpa's Cadillac - a song about an era when a car was a work of art.
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Andrew Revkin - Guitar
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Garrison, New York
A fun song about debt.
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Andrew Revkin - Guitar
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Garrison, New York
A song about the fabled past and uncertain future of our national cemetery, Arlington. More here: Where Will They Go When There's No More Room in Arlington? http://nyti.ms/138pr2e
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Andrew Revkin - Guitar
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Garrison, New York
A Ballad Recounts a Coal Miner's Death Foretold. More on this song here: Songs of this Fossil Age: A Coal Miner's Death Foretold http://nyti.ms/11SqvtM
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Andrew Revkin - Guitar
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Garrison, New York
Aboard the Sloop Clearwater -- UNCLE WADE
Received lots of comments & props
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Andrew Revkin - Guitar
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Garrison, New York
My onetime band Uncle Wade performing at the offices of http://www.philipstown.info
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Andrew Revkin - Guitar
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Garrison, New York
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Andrew Revkin
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