Song of the Day #3,474: ‘Gone, Gone, Gone’ – Phillip Phillips

I don’t know anything about Phillip Phillips except that he won a season of American Idol and his parents must have had a hell of a sense of humor when naming him.

But I do own his 2012 debut album The World from the Side of the Moon and I can attest to the fact that its first three tracks, at least, are very good.

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Song of the Day #3,473: ‘Froggie Went A Courtin” – Bruce Springsteen

Of all the songs in my music collection, the oldest may well be ‘Froggie Went A Courtin’,’ an English folk song dating back to the 16th century.

I own two versions of the song, one by Bob Dylan on his 1992 album of folk covers Good As I Been To You, and this one by Bruce Springsteen, which appeared on his 2006 album We Shall Overcome: The Pete Seeger Sessions.

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