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Randy Newman: "Putin". Watch More. About Randy Newman The recipient of two Academy Awards for Best Original Song, 20 Oscar nominations, six Grammy awards, and 14 Grammy nominations, Newman is a singular figure who over the course of his career has explored various styles and sounds of the canon of 20th-century American music.
Tour Fri , Aug Fri , Aug Submitted by nonesuch. Sort Name:. Artist Genre:. Popular Music. The kicker: Coolidge never even went south to see the damage. The Mississippi Flood had a distinct musical legacy long before Newman. And 30 years later, the Drive-By Truckers would work within the same cultural, political and sonic reverberations on The Dirty South. They grapple with class, race, power, politics, disenfranchisement, violence, masculinity, madness, deceit and drinking — so much drinking.
Both remain strikingly relevant in , a testament to the songwriting and musicianship, but also to the continued failures of their shared core subject. President, have pity on the working man.
He gets by well enough, but not well enough to pay for insurance or chemo when his wife gets cancer. They reviled the worst parts, adored the best, and having spent a decade touring the U. On Southern Rock Opera , the search took on the heavier pall of dark comedy, which fit better with the increasingly earnest tenor of their world building and storytelling. At 14 songs and 70 minutes, The Dirty South covers a lot of ground. Hood and Cooley, meanwhile, spend much of the album exploring the all-American way these themes mix with violence, crime and cruelty.
And when the film was remade in the exact same vein in , DBT took it upon themselves to tell the other side of the story. It was a nod, a tribute, a salute, but it was also tongue-in-cheek because what we do is the dirty south too — in a lot of ways our subject matter is not real different.
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