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Tanner & Ella

Around mid-August of last year, I received an email from a young woman named Ella.

“I stumbled on your Skinny Girls and Mayo site and saw that you recently catered a… 1,572 more words


Using Semisonic and The Lumineers to Teach High School Poetry

Whenever I introduce a poetry unit to my high school students, I always begin by reviewing a list of literary terms, with an example song (usually “ 820 more words


Bob Dylan: “Girl From The North Country”

Tune du Jour: “Girl From the North Country” – Bob Dylan
THE CLASH of Cover Tunes: Eels vs. The Waterboys
Peruse, Comment and Vote (I Beseech, Implore and Urge Thee, respectively) 657 more words
THE CLASH Of Cover Tunes

Girl From the North Country (Bob Dylan)

I think I possibly love this song more than Dylan’s more renowned use of this melody and sequence, Boots of Spanish Leather. Possibly. I heard it first, and I’m a big fan of the Martin Carthy arrangement of Scarborough Fair from which this song takes…pretty much everything. 80 more words

Ben Longman

Song Of The Day: Girl From The North Country

Written by Bob Dylan, Girl from the North Country was recorded in 1963 for Dylan’s second studio album, The Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan. The song was later re-recorded as a duet with Johnny Cash in 1969.

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Bob Dylan – Girl From The North Country


Country music?

Landed home on Friday night to Nashville Skyline on the stereo. I don’t even like country music but with Dylan and Johnny Cash involved, you really can’t go wrong, give it a shot.