Made popular by Glen Campbell, but originally recorded by Allen Toussaint in Miami in 1975. “Southern Nights” is the title track from Toussaint’s concept album of the same name. This version is much more psychedelic than the upbeat Glen Campbell version. While the whole album isn’t quite as great as this particular track, it’s still worth a listen.
The Bomarr Blog Podcast #4
Originally recorded on a hot memorial day in New York City (and now embedded below as a Spotify playlist many years later). Here’s the fourth