Playing tracks by
Lloyd Price and Snakefarm.
Killer Songs: Paul Slade, author of a new book on murder ballads, Unprepared to Die, investigates Stagger Lee and four other examples of these gory, fascinating songs. Discussing them with him are Billy Bragg, The Bad Seeds’ Mick Harvey, Ralph Stanley, The Kingston Trio’s Bob Shane and Laura Cantrell. For a full playlist, visit PlanetSlade.