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Cowardice: A Brief History

from Song of the Weak​!​!​! 2014 by Chandler Travis

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My old friend Christopher Walsh, who years ago wrote a delightful review of the Philharmonic for the Republic of Letters (of all places), recently wrote a book called "Cowardice: A Brief History". But would he stop there? No!! He also sent me this lyric, which I changed very little, and we ended up with this song. Don't know if it's done yet; might be, or I may end up recording it from scratch someday, but I'm usually kind of reluctant to do things more than once, and semi-allergic to polishing and perfecting. So here you go.


from Song of the Weak​!​!​! 2014, track released October 14, 2014


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THE CHANDLER TRAVIS PHILHARMONIC is a 9-piece technicolor extravaganza from Boston that includes a horn section, string bass, mandocello, guitar, keys, drums, accordion, and valet. George Carlin and NRBQ are among their longtime supporters; others include Bonnie Raitt, Elvis Costello, Bruce Springsteen, Of Montreal, Ween, and yer mother. ... more


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