Monday music: “Weeping in the Promised Land”

John Fogerty has had the phrase “weeping in the promised land” bouncing around in his head for twenty-five years, and even wrote a song about it once, but he wasn’t thrilled with it. In 2020, with his planned tour cancelled due to the apocalypse, he found lyrics to go with it. It’s his first new song in eight years, and it broke the dam, as he’s working on a new album. (The whole story can be found on Rolling Stone.) Here’s the song, a fuck-you farewell to the Trump Administration.

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