Originally posted by smw6869
I was listening to Buffy in 1965. My country tis of thy people You're dying had a profound effect on me.
Choke on your blue white and scarlet hypocrisy
It's funny that she also wrote 'Welcome Welcome emigrante' I think in the same year!
Little wheel spin and spin, big wheel goes round and round. Mind the angels, mind the saints, teach your children who to hate.....
But then she would write Till its time for me to go.
A many sided lady. Genius lady.
Here she is early on doing Cod'ine:
My country tis of thy people you're dying:
Still brings tears after after almost 50 years.
But she is a real songwriter too:
Up where we belong, Joe Cocker singing.
But here is Buffy doing her own song: