Alice’s Restaurant

Posted by Dr Davidd OBE DASc on
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When I think back to all the concerts we have been to over the years probably one of the most memorable was Arlo Guthrie in Manchester. I first heard Arlo “singing” Alice’s Restaurant Massacree many years ago and he had become a bit of a folk hero around Jammy Toast because of the song and its anti-establishment sentiments – then we heard he was playing a one-off concert in a small club in Manchester so we made sure we got tickets and heard Arlo do a modernised version of Alice’s Restaurant. In case you have never heard it before, here is the story behind the song…