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Tuesday, July 06, 2010
Carey but no beach tar
Apart from being a classic, the original version of this is a reminder that "beach tar" is not a new phenomenon. However, in this performance at our local community hall (Wembley Arena) in 1983, Joni changes the line "My fingernails are filthy, I got beach tar on my feet" (for perhaps understandable reasons) to "Maybe it's been too long a time since I've been scrambling in the street". Even Marge nods.