Songwriters Showcase (Music)
With Ed Becker
Sun Oct 17th 2010 10.00am–12.00pm
Time zone: central
Louise Mosrie “Battle of Blair Mountain” from Home (Zoe Cat Music 2010) N —This set is dedicated to Mother Jones, who today Mt. Olive, IL celebrates the anniversary of her death. Mother Jones was an activist for workers rights after losing her husband and family.Buy it!
David Olney “Another Place, Another Time” from High, Wide and Lonesome (Philo 1995) —A couple of tracks that relay the story of a plantation owner whose wife has an affair with a worker. This track is from the POV of the worker. The next track is from the POV of the owner.Buy it!