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M.T.A.

Lyrics

These are the times that try men's souls. In the course of our
Nation's history the people of Boston
Have rallied bravely whenever the rights of
Men have been threatened.
full lyrics
These are the times that try men's souls. In the course of our
Nation's history the people of Boston
Have rallied bravely whenever the rights of
Men have been threatened.
full lyrics

Features of This Track

folk roots
a political satire lyric
acoustic sonority
extensive vamping
major key tonality
a dynamic male vocalist
a prominent banjo part
acoustic rhythm guitars
humorous lyrics
vocal harmonies

These are just a few of the hundreds of attributes cataloged for this track by the Music Genome Project.

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This is rich XD
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Remember when this came out. Poor ol' Charlie. Hope someone finally slipped him a nickel!
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This could happen to you
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doke1899
This prompted many a young man to become a musician.
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If only Charlie's wife had thought to hand him a nickle!
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i would like to know if there is a place i can go to punch in folk songs &get them without paying
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Ya know....we oughtta make it a law that ALL candidates for public office write and sing a great campaign song like this.
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bnj004
Great song. Reminds me of my grandparents . Really funny.

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