This is one of those songs where, no matter how hard I try, I can never come up with the words to do it justice. Maybe because it is the saddest song I’ve ever heard
mp3: Billy Bragg – Levi Stubbs’ Tears
From Talking With The Taxman About Poetry, the one that Billy called ‘The Difficult Third Album’ on the front of the sleeve. The only difficulty I have with it is trying to accept that it was released 35 years ago.