lovely ways. On top of all this they're mostly sweet, insouciant love songs, and they ought to sneak into your heart and bring a smile when Burch headlines the Kerrytown District Association's 5th annual NashBash country music festival on Thursday, August 18.
Consider the title track of Burch's latest, Still Your Man. It has a shuffle beat, and like many of his songs, it begins with a formula:
Boys and girls all around the worldBut then it adds an unexpected twist to this familiar material:
Wonder what life has in store.
Sailor, soldier, judge, police,
Doctor, lawyer, Indian chief.
Now Lincoln was a man of destiny.
Maybe you could say the same for me.
Some climb a mountain because they can.