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This song was inspired by a 1970s Geritol TV commercial (which would now be regarded as extremely sexist and patronizing), in which a husband cites his wife's many attributes, summarizing with, "I think I'll keep her."
Carpenter performed this song with Emmylou Harris, Trisha Yearwood, Suzy Boguss, Pam Tillis, Patty Loveless, and Kathy Mattea for "The Women of Country" special. (thanks, Michele - Lewisburg, WV)
Little Big Town
"When seeds that you sow grow by the wicked moon/Be sure your sins will find you out/Your past will hunt you down and turn to tell on you."
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."
Bass Player Scott Edwards
Scott was Stevie Wonder's bass player before becoming a top session player. Hits he played on include "I Will Survive," "Being With You" and "Sara Smile."
The "A Thousand Miles" singer on what she thinks of her song being used in White Chicks
and how she captured a song from a dream.