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Is this song offensive or enlightening?

  1. May 12, 2007 #1


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    I adore this song, and I think that more people should hear it. I've heard him talk about why he wrote it, and I wonder if it actually has the effect that I think he intended.

    If you listen to the whole song, I'd like to know what you think of it:
    Don't Drink the Water by Dave Matthews

    (He starts the wrong verse at around 2:41, if you notice something odd there. I think he handles it super as always. Here is another performance with the whole band from Chicago '98, one of the best IMO. They let fans tape the shows, by the bye, and this concert is available on CD.)
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  3. May 12, 2007 #2
    I like Dave Matthews, his song American Baby is a good song.

    Hes from south africa and an atheist.

    stayyyyy, american babyyy.
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  4. May 12, 2007 #3


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    I just happened to see this American Baby recording at Abbey Road today. It's sweet. I wonder if the whole thing is available somewhere.

    What do you think of Don't Drink the Water, especially the above version (he mixes in another song with it)?
  5. May 12, 2007 #4
    I thought it was a good song. (Nice new picture BTW, :wink: For some reason I thought you were 40 :confused: :rofl:)
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