References to music and musicians in The Hold Steady's lyrics.
“"John" is John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats. Their "last CD" was The Sunset Tree (released in...Song number three on John's last CD
“The fourth song on Dillinger Four's first album, Midwestern Songs of the Americas is Portrait of...Song number four on that first D4
“"Do you love telling your war stories while hiding your scars?" is a line from Portrait of the...You want the scars but you don't want the war
“An exchange of eyes for cigarettes is also heard in the Bob Dylan song Stuck Inside of Mobile...Cigarettes where there were supposed to be eyes
“A western song by TJ Arnall based on the US traditional "Little Sadie". Performed by Johnny Cash...Cocaine blues
“A mispronounciation of the Led Zeppelin song D'yer Mak'er. When asked about the title and the...Dyer maker
“Could be one of six songs: A 1962 single by Ray Charles A 1962 single by Johnny Cash A 1977...Born to lose
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