#24 Radio Show – April 19, 2010

Here’s this weeks show which highlights a classic American fable and one of the most recorded songs of all time. The song, that has been recorded for over 100 years, is about the perpetrator of a murder in St. Louis in 1895. The song is of course, Stagger Lee.

Cover Cecil Brown's Book "Stagolee Shot Billy" :Harvard University Press

The show is called “From the Other Side of the Mirror” and is broadcast every Monday at 3pm. You can find KOOP radio at 91.7 Fm in the Austin area, or stream it online at www.koop.org
Playlist below;

1. Mississippi John Hurt – Stack O’Lee

2. Duke Ellington – Stack O’Lee Blues

3. Woody Guthrie – Stackolee

4. Fats Domino – Stagger Lee

5. Wilson Pickett – Stagger Lee

6. The Clash – Wrong em’ Boyo

7. The Trojans – Stack-A-Lee

Link to other archived shows


~ by john on April 19, 2010.

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