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Thread #32947 Message #436379
Posted By: LR Mole
09-Apr-01 - 11:05 AM
Thread Name: Lyr Req: appalachian murder ballads
Subject: RE: Lyr Req: appalachian murder ballads
Patrick Sky's "Yonkers Girl" is a pretty funny satire of the type. Like all good satires, it proves he must have been pretty completely versed in the originals. "Long Black Veil" is not as old as it sounds.