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The Downtown EP

by The Backyard Committee

Frankie 04:33
What Goes On 03:25


released February 26, 1979

Drums, percussion & keys by John Miller.

Everything else by Mike Jensen Sembos.

"Frankie" Traditional, based on Mississippi John Hurt's version
"This Land is Your Land" by Woody Guthrie
"What Goes On" by The Velvet Underground
"A Hard Rain's a Gonna Fall" by Bob Dylan

(Washington Square Park photo by Bernice Abbott, 1936)


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The Backyard Committee New Haven, Connecticut

The Backyard Committee is a psychedelic indie rock band from New Haven, Connecticut. If you're not afraid the wheels are about to fall off, we're not trying hard enough.

Album art by Jesse Michaels.

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