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Fascinatin' Rhythm: Not Your Everyday Rain Songs, 08/15/20

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Episode # 2033  Not Your Everyday Rain Songs

Songwriters aren’t necessarily great innovators, but the good ones have a gift for reinventing the familiar. They choose an image we all know and then we follow where they take us. Take rain, for instance, and watch what they can make of it. So many variables, so many differences in language, point of view, and tone, even though they all work within the constraints of a popular song.