Early rock classic “Tobacco Road,” performed by the Nashville Teens (from Weybridge, Surrey, of course) in 1965. Written, however, by John D. Loudermilk of Durham, NC.
Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.
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