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AlmaDawg
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Vietnam era songs



Post up your favorite here...

I think this one is the best. Jimi can paint a picture. Many props to his drummer for effect.

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GreatLakesTiger24
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Member since May 2012
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re: Vietnam era songs


all of them. best era of music imo.





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MondayMorningMarch
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Member since Dec 2006
10108 posts

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Galveston. Listen to the lyrics.

Stop the war






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DownshiftAndFloorIt
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Member since Jan 2011
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CCR-Fortunate one





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LuckySo-n-So
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Member since Jul 2005
15220 posts

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Rolling Stones--Sympathy for the Devil

Jimi Hendrix--All Along the Watchtower

Nowhere to Run--Martha and the Vandellas


There is a little known bylaw in the U.S. Code that states that any movie that spends at least 15 minutes or more on the Vietnam War MUST use these three songs in the soundtrack. If they use less than fifteen minutes, they must use one of the above three and it should be "Sympathy for the Devil", or they should submit (in writing) a good reason to use one of the other two.

FACT.






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CottonWasKing
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For what it's worth - Buffalo Springfield





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voodoodawg
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261 posts

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Very interesting Lucky, got a link?





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Josh Fenderman
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Member since Jul 2011
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Forrest Gump broke that rule.





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voodoodawg
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Knoxville Tn
Member since Sep 2012
261 posts

re: Vietnam era songs


"Your momma sure does care about your education"





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stonedbegonias
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LSUTygerFan
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c'mon people now, smile on your brother, everybody get together, try to love one another right now...





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OldTigahFot
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SanDiegeauxSteve
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The Greater San Diego Area
Member since Oct 2012
1751 posts

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Volunteers - Jefferson Airplane

As a Vietnam era veteran, I humbly submit the song that sparks the nostalgia of the era to me.






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RogerTheShrubber
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Gimme Shelter - Stones

Their best song IMO. The war played heavily in the apocalyptic theme.






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LSUbase13
South Carolina Fan
Charleston, SC
Member since Mar 2008
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Jefferson Airplane - White Rabbit
Rolling Stones - Gimmie Shelter
The Byrds - Turn, Turn, Turn
CCR - Run through the Jungle
The Animals - We Gotta get out of this place
Rod Steward - Maggie May






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Tiger in Texas
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Houston, Texas
Member since Sep 2004
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quote:

all of them. best era of music imo.


It was an incredible era for experimentation and creativity in music. But protest songs? How can anything top Country Joe & the Fish- The 'Fish' Cheer played at Woodstock??






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oompaw
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In piney hill country...
Member since Dec 2007
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Marciano1
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Marksville, LA
Member since Jun 2009
8965 posts

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Give Peace A Chance - John Lennon

That was THE protest song during the Vietnam outrage.






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Ryne Sandberg
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Team Am Mart
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Tiger in Texas
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Ryne- Thanks for posting...





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