Story Songs - D: Down the River


The first of several haunting "southern justice" songs on my list, Chris Knight's Down the River is a powerful ballad of a brother's love, loyalty and vengeance. I love the soft gritty tones of his voice, and the slow storytelling build of the lyrics.

Down the River: Chris Knight



  1. This is the first one you've talked about so far that I am unfamiliar with.
    Jean, visiting for the A-Z Challenge from Rantings and Ravings of an Insane Writer

  2. I'd never heard of Chris Knight before this blog post, but you're right, he really does have a nicely gritty voice ;)