This was an absolute Gem from Harry Chapin. And from the very first time I heard it there was a verse that struck home for personal reasons then and sadly still now.
“Oh, I’ve got something inside me,
Not what my life’s about,
Cause I’ve been letting my outside tide me,
Over ’till my time, runs out.”
We do not have Rock-n-Roll singers anymore. We do not have Rock-n-Roll guitarists anymore. We do not have Rock-n-Roll performances anymore. And there will never be concerts like there once was anymore…… unless these same identical artists take the stage again and play them.
A Christmas Song was released from Jethro Tull in 1972. Label Chrysalis.
Released in 1972 from their 4th Album. Written by the Band.