: I'm a big Dave fan, too, John, and I agree with you.
: Dave always knew a good song when he heard one, and I'll bet he knew that S&S was a
: winner. Who wouldn't want to be the guy to sing it? It was made for Bob, however,
: and is a testament to Bob's unbelievable versatility. On the same album, the guy
: went from an Appalachian murder ballad to a Sinatraeque love/drinking song without
: missing a beat.
: I'd be careful about assuming that Dave's Up and In version is how he would have
: done it back in 1958. In the 1980s, he recorded a version of "Santy Anno"
: that was a whole different than the Trio's original version and don't forget he
: showed up at the reunion rehearsals in 1981 with a 19-chord version of "Tom