Dark Was The Night, Cold Was The Ground by Blind Willie Johnson

“The ground is cold and time is frozen.”

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but jessica.heyman was first  

The ground is cold and time is frozen.   1

lukeduggan2006 10 May 2014

Recorded in 1927. Currently heading out of the Solar System aboard the Voyager space probes.   7

pez 25 Oct 2012

Seems appropriate these days...  #JeSuisCharlie. (now with a link that works)   4

aldusd 9 Jan 2015

It might be redundant to post any more blues after this. Ry Cooder called it "The most soulful, transcendent piece in all American music." There is a slightly better version, but I can't find it on youtube

bagerap 30 Apr 2015

Seems appropriate for these days...

aldusd 9 Jan 2015

This was the inspiration for the Paris Texas soundtrack by Ry Cooder, but I think this deserves a listen   11

BarneyRubble 14 May 2013