Happy gun song

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The theme for the tremendous HBO series “The Sopranos” is “Woke Up This Morning” by Alabama 3.  On TV, it’s a brooding, ominous song that fit the show’s theme very well.  Here’s the opening:

Performed live, it’s something completely different:

What transforms it for me is the incredible performance by Devlin Love.  You can’t watch her sing this without smiling.