Sturgill Simpson’s revolution is now
“Like six years ago, I was in Utah working on the railroad, writing songs at night. My wife made me quit that job and move to Nashville, so thanks babe. My son was born; I spent that spent first year on the road, missing them, and if it wasn’t for them I wouldn’t have written this album, so I have to thank them. And I guess the revolution won’t be televised. Thank you.”
Watch Sturgill Simpson perform “All Around You” on the Grammy Awards:
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