Sevens :: Rick Nelson, Garden Party (1972)

(Sevens, a new feature on Aquarium Drunkard, pays tribute to the art of the individual song.)

This song has been a go-to mix tape/cd staple for years. Similar to last month's Sevens entry on David Bromberg's "Sharon," Rick Nelson's "Garden Party" also tells a story, except, unlike Bromberg's imaginary carnival tale, the events here are a veiled nod to an actual . . .

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