“I originally wrote ‘Big Brave Man’ as an open letter to my father, almost a year after he died on Father’s Day in 2019. It took me months to write it.”
Jerry told me in 1979, “We’re strictly working people, really. We’ve never been rich. I think that works out pretty well.”
Their groove is relaxed but irresistible, easing effortlessly from down-home blues to second-line strut to gospel transcendence, and beyond.