This week on God Bless Weirdmerica, we’re going a bit psychedelic. With a brand new track from The Smoking Trees, it’s a full-on hippy affair. But don’t worry, we’ve also got some freak folk and of course the amazingly unclassifiable Kate Bush. And don’t forget to head on over to Facebook and give BTR a like while you’re listening!
The Smoking Trees
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