Come soft and low
Ain’t nothin’ shakin’, chile
Ain’t no place to go
Then like a shot–
Oh my god, you can hear that sound
It’s that soul… tambourine man
Just gettin’ down
Lyrics from “Soul Tambourine” by Brad Shapiro, first recorded by Bettye LaVette in 1973.
Photo by Rick Stachura. Ms. LaVette bops along to Darryl Pierce’s drumbeat at Sony Hall. September 21, 2018.