Voices Like Angels

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Today is Don Everly’s birthday. Since I did a post on the Everly Brothers just a few days ago here I’ll be short and sweet. The brothers (mostly Don) also wrote plenty of songs themselves, some of which became hits. This one is probably the best known of Don’s solo songwriting efforts. God, what a melodious sound, not just the blending of their voices (which are heavenly) but the arrangement, the guitar, the piano, and especially that distinctive little punctuation thing on the tom-toms :

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