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Songs about Rivers
Jan. 15, 2010
Blog
Column
Writer: Paul MacInnes

A List

Song

Artist

Recommended by

1

Sitting by the Riverside

Kinks

ShivSidecar

2

Ohio River Boat Song

Bonnie "Prince" Billy

bishbosh

3

Big River

Johnny Cash

Fintan28

4

Wickerman

Pulp

barbryn

5

My Dirty Stream (The Hudson River Song)

Pete Seeger

sonofwebcore

6

Cuyahoga

REM

steenbeck

7

Shenandoah

Keith Jarrett

fifilabelle

8

The River Tune

Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba

Slademan

9

River Man

Nick Drake

albert23

10

Ol' Man River

Screamin' Jay Hawkins

steenbeck

B List

Song

Artist

Recommended by

1

Lover of the Bayou

The Byrds

ShivSidecar

2

By This River

Brian Eno

gremlinfc

3

Okkervil River Song

Okkervil River

sourpus

4

Under Ice

Kate Bush

ShivSidecar

5

Mississippi Mud

Bix Beiderbecke

lonniej

6

Song of the Volga Boatmen

Paul Robeson

sonofwebcore

7

Brokedown Palace

Grateful Dead

Chris7572

8

The River Rise

Mark Lanegan

caughtbytheriver

9

I Got to Cross the River Jordan

Blind Willie McTell

steenbeck

10

Down to the River to Pray

Alison Krauss

sourpus

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