My mother turns 71 today. She and I regularly share music, and today in honor of that, I’m going to share a few songs that we’ve shared with each other over the years.
“Desert Rose” by Sting, with Cheb Mami:
“Louisiana Man” by Rhiannon Giddens:
“History of Lovers” by Calexio and Iron & Wine:
“Can’t Help Falling in Love With You” by Arlo Guthrie:
“Mission Temple Fireworks Stand” by Paul Thorn:
“Valley” by Jethro Tull:
Happy birthday, Mommy!