The tune “Three White Horses” song has swiftly made its way into my heart as one of the finest Andrew Bird songs. “Beyond the Valley of the Three White Horses” is the longer, extended version of the tune. This is the perfect medley of all of my favourite bits of the tune. It runs ten minutes long, with few lyrics, making it the perfect study tune!
If you’re a dedicated follower, you know I spent a lot of time getting close to Andrew Bird’s music in the fall. This is just the extension of my love for Bird and excitement for his gig at TURF’14 in Toronto as Andrew Bird & the Hands of Glory, which his website describes as “an old timey acoustic configuration featuring Tift Merritt, Alan Hampton, and Eric Heywood on pedal steel. They’ll be bringing the huddled around one microphone approach to the summer shows, including …” I imagine the collaboration will look exactly like this Sunshine Session, sun included: