Billy Bragg & Wilco – California Stars (1998)

YouTubeAmazoniTunes – Discogs

Mermaid Avenue was an homage to Woody Guthrie. In 1998, Billy Bragg and Wilco created music to match hitherto unheard lyrics released by his daughter, Nora Guthrie. ‘California Stars’ was more Jeff Tweedy and Jay Bennett than Billy Bragg. I think that me be why I like it so very much. 1-2-3 “I’d like to rest my heavy head tonight / on a bed of California stars…”

Tagged , , , , , , ,

One thought on “Billy Bragg & Wilco – California Stars (1998)

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: