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February 28, 2013 8:30 AM Daylight Video

By Ed Kilgore

Early rock classic “Tobacco Road,” performed by the Nashville Teens (from Weybridge, Surrey, of course) in 1965. Written, however, by John D. Loudermilk of Durham, NC.

Ed Kilgore is a contributing writer to the Washington Monthly. He is managing editor for The Democratic Strategist and a senior fellow at the Progressive Policy Institute. Find him on Twitter: @ed_kilgore.

Comments

  • Nal on February 28, 2013 10:07 AM:

    You can hear this in stereo, here.

  • deanarms on February 28, 2013 10:39 AM:

    Some day I'll send you a mixtape, Ed. Our musical tastes are highly complementary.

  • deanarms on February 28, 2013 10:41 AM:

    Some day I'll send you a mixtape, Ed. Our musical tastes are highly complementary.

  • angler on February 28, 2013 11:20 AM:

    The Jimmy Saville intro now casts a creepy pall over the whole thing.

  • TomParmenter on February 28, 2013 1:23 PM:

    Clip Jimmy out next time.

  • steverino on February 28, 2013 1:57 PM:

    Sometimes a cigar is just a... oh, never mind.