Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Songs About People # 200 Bobbie Gentry

Bobbie Gentry deserves at least one song dedicated to her. One of the absolute iconic figures. So here's a fine tribute from Beth Orton, (strangely spelling Bobbie's first name wrong, at least below), which lifts the string sound and some of the key changes to Ode to Billie Joe along the way. Beth meanwhile, has her new album Kidsticks, out just now.

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