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Townes Van Zandt

Waiting Around to Die

Townes Van Zant wrote songs in a closet that he called his office. When he started writing a song, he kept at it until the song was done. When Townes wrote Waiting Around to Die, he went into his office and didn't come out for a day.

Johnny Cash

San Quentin Blues

Johnny Cash worked in the cotton fields of Arkansas with his family from the time he was five years old. It was while working in the fields that he began singing. 

Shovels and Rope

Boxcar

Townes Van Zant wrote songs in a closet that he called his office. When he started writing a song, he kept at it until the song was done. When Townes wrote Waiting Around to Die, he went into his office and didn't come out for a day.

Guy Clark

Old Time Feeling

Johnny Cash worked in the cotton fields of Arkansas with his family from the time he was five years old. It was while working in the fields that he began singing.