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House of the Rising Sun

By Wild Bill Fuckup on April 22, 2018 8:29 pm

Can't be original all the time. I settled into playing it this way a while back, thinking that the repeated lines over a driving single-chord drone give it a nice punch.

These are my favorite versions:
Joan Baez
Pete Seeger
Roscoe Holcomb

This submission is licensed by author under CC Attribution Noncommercial No Derivative Works (BY-NC-ND)

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April 23, 2018 12:36 am

awesome and original take, enjoyed the pants off that

April 23, 2018 1:06 pm

Tons of heart in this. Friggin sweet cover!

April 23, 2018 5:51 pm

Very soulful. Much enjoyed!

April 24, 2018 11:24 pm

Full of power, this song doesn't fuck around.

April 25, 2018 5:45 am

Yes! Amazing take on this classic.

April 29, 2018 5:40 am

Toe tapping for sure.  Powerful that it kept on that single chord.  Great percussion

April 29, 2018 7:03 pm

ahh great little joint enjoyed that!

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