What Was That Song?

How do you find a tune’s name when it has no words?

Paul Greenberg

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Photo by Firdaus Roslan on Unsplash

There was a song that played on my classic rock station growing up that in my adulthood I could not name. It had a country-western backbeat and a thrumming guitar and in the last few years it’s been coming to me in the wee hours of the night. When I hummed it neither my teenage son nor my partner recognized what it was that I was humming.

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Paul Greenberg

New York Times bestselling author of Four Fish as well as The Climate Diet and Goodbye Phone, Hello World paulgreenberg.org