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Mel & Tim are cousins Mel Hardin and Tim McPherson.
The song states the viewpoint of a man trying to rebuild a romance. The lyrics can also be applied to the duo's career.
This was released after a two-year hiatus caused by a contract dispute.
Daryl Hall and John Oates covered this in 1991. (thanks, Brad Wind - Miami, FL, for all above)
Joe talks about the challenges of of making a Duke Ellington tribute album, and tells the stories behind some of his hits.
Tony Joe White
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The Murderdolls frontman on how growing up with horror movies led to a life of shock rock.
Mike Watt - "History Lesson, Pt. 2"
Mike Watt of the Minutemen tells the story of the song that became an Indie Rock touchstone. It's also the story of what Mike calls "The Movement."