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I Didn’t Raise My Boy to be a Soldier (CD)


** Includes FREE copy of Hand Picked if ordered before Jan 31st!

All CDs purchased directly from the Michael Weston King store will be signed.

A protest album for the 21st Century. 5 new songs of social consciousness from the pen of MWK plus his interpretation, and re-working of songs, lyrics and poems by Phil Ochs, Jim Ford, Bobby Darin, Langston Hughes, Roosevelt Sykes and Bob Dylan. Comes in a beautiful, triple gatefold, digi-pack sleeve, with extensive liner notes from Michael.

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“King restates one of contemporary music’s most neglected values as a formidable instrument. ‘I Didn’t Raise My Boy To Be A Soldier’ wields a potent eternal truth. This is music of intelligent dissidence.”
– Mojo

In Time
I Didn't Raise my Boy to be a Soldier
Life Is Fine
Hey Ma, I'm Coming Home
Parish of Rope
Cops of the World
Sounds of our Time
High Price Blues
Is There Anybody Here?
In Spain the Dogs Are Too Tired to Bite You
I Pity the Poor Immigrant
Simple Song of Freedom