‘It Was A Very Good Year’ – Sinatra + ‘Handle With Care’ Traveling Wilburys | matherton declassified tempo diagrams

It Was A Very Good Year is a song made most famous by Frank “The Chairman” Sinatra.

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Handle With Care is a song​ written and recorded by the Traveling Wilburys.

Harry Chapin, Suzanne Vega and other people’s pain as revealed in speed

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The speed of Vega’s Luka unusually peppy for someone is actually empathetically hurting. The song reminds me of someone telling a story where the aphorism “anyone else’s pain is easy to bear” come to mind.

By contrast, Chapin is almost too sincere.

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