Declan’s been had pushing this track via myriad outlets in support of his latest T-Bone Burnett production Secret, Profane & Sugarcane, but this is its first time on network TV. The T-Bone co-written “Sulphur To Sugarcane” is a highlight from the acoustic and fiddle heavy, country-leaning LP, and Conan stamps it with a “that is how it’s done.”

Secret, Profane & Sugarcane is out 6/2 on Starbucks’ Hear Music.

Comments (8)
  1. The readers  |   Posted on Jun 24th, 2009 0

    Why is commenting available for some stories and not for others nowadays?

  2. TC  |   Posted on Jun 24th, 2009 0

    He was on Letterman 3 weeks ago to play a song right after the album came out…I would call that “network TV,” wouldn’t you?

  3. gimme  |   Posted on Jun 24th, 2009 0

    i think the performance and song were boring as fuck, really, inconsequential forgettable roots rock songs, elvis, amp it up some again, you’re not THAT old yet

    thank heavens for the new dinosaur jr though

  4. Don’t forget to mention Jim Lauderdale playing/singing back-up. C’mon S’Gum!

  5. Rodney  |   Posted on Jun 24th, 2009 0

    Awesome! Thanks for posting this! Stuart Duncan on the Fiddle! YeeHaw!

  6. drewo  |   Posted on Jun 24th, 2009 0

    The good: the line about “The women in Poughkeepsie take their clothes off when their tipsy”.

    The bad: the song itself.

  7. peabody  |   Posted on Jun 24th, 2009 0

    Fuckin’ Randy Newman over here!

  8. Was going to see his free show at Amoeba on the 22nd but then I heard his latest album…I passed.

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