This is great, there are some really good covers. I think the Doors is the one I usually hear on the radio, and it sounds so much like the Animals too. Walls of Jericho was really great, also Muse and Joan Baez.
This also made me wonder who wrote the original. So I found out it was a folk song of many different possible origins. Also, it is usually heard as "the ruin of many a man", but some people think it might have originally been "the ruin of many a woman".
"Living forever is not what it's cracked up to be. I'm not sad, but I do get tired more often. Imagine how sad and tired you would be after a few hundred years of singing praises and hosannas with God. Maybe it wouldn't even take that…"
"I agree with Two Cult Survivor. The theist already knows that he is correct, and he has the evidence, the Holy Bible - the "word of God." The theist puts it on YOU to show evidence that God is non-existent and he walks around talking to…"
"@blue pashima. The woman being interviewed by Blitzer has a TON of class!
@Randall. I tend to agree about rednecks. Personal bias on my part, but the sound of Country and Western music is, to me, the equivalent of a knife scraping against a…"