Merle Haggard: 'Under the Bridge'

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No, this isn’t a twangy Chili Peppers cover. But the country great’s tale of a fired railroad worker from Saginaw, Michigan, is every bit as desperate and lonely as Anthony Kiedis’ heroin-addiction soul cry. Heavy-duty.

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