The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #97279   Message #1911880
Posted By: Amos
17-Dec-06 - 01:10 PM
Thread Name: Townes Van Zandt (1944-1997)
Subject: RE: Townes Van Zandt
Sir John, a pleasure to see your typos again!

Townes was certainly brilliant in episodes. The Ballad of Pancho and Lefty, The Tale of the Dead Whore under the Stairs (Tecumseh Valley), If You Needed Me, and a score of other really fine songs. But a crazy mess o'demons, as you say.