Poetry in Popular Music

Like everything on this blog, some idiosyncratic, rather than any attempt at encyclopedic, resources. These songwriters and their works include many sorts of relationships to Jewish heritage:

George and Ira Gershwin

“…In time the rockies may crumble, Gibraltar may tumble, they’re only made of clay. But our love is here to stay.” — Ira Gershwin, “LoveContinue Reading

Steve Goodman

Between… Steve Goodman (7/25/48 — 9/20/84) was a big presence in Chicago my teenage years. For those less familiar, here is his Wikipedia page andContinue Reading

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