Tuesday, August 30, 2016

THE CUCKOO SHE'S A FINE BIRD ~






Not a mountain fiddle
but a sawing violin
not a real cuckoo bird
but a cuckoo clock
all from this canny
Virginia singer
(Document 1926-1929)




2 comments:

Jonathan Chant said...

So that's where the Dylan line on one of the Love and Theft tracks comes from. High Water, I think.

Bob Arnold / Longhouse said...

Poets can't get lines they read or hear out of their heads. . .

B.