The following is reader, and frequent commenter, 'scotty on denman's' favourite Stompin' Tom tune....
What am I goin on about this time Alvin Lee by the (passed away) Sea?
Well, actually it was Joe Keithley who got things going origingally on the Twittmachine when he suggested that Mr. Connors was one of the three greatest Canadian songwriters of all time.
And so I brought that issue over here.
And wouldn't you know it....Pretty soon a number of readers soon convinced me that, indeed, Stompin' Tom deserved to be on the list.
A list that includes, in no partcular order....
The McGarrigle Sisters
You may notice that Robbie Robertson's name is not on the list.
Because reader Don F. and I do not like the way Mr. Robertson treated his mates in the Band.
Here's what the recently departed Levon Helm had to say about all that awhile back in an interview with southern swamp music afficionado, Scott Jordan:
Are we missing anybody?...And we're looking for more real Westcoast Canuckistanians who should be on the list (either now, or coming down the pike).