My latest Americana Music Radio Show #44 is available now on Mixcloud. The album of the week is "That's How Rumors Get Started" by Margo Price - we've some classic tracks + a segue of tracks on the theme of "Bad". Here's the playlist...
01. War & Treaty - Healing Tide
02. Mary Bue - Shit Storm
03. Julia Cozby - Not That Kind
04. Tom Waits - Downtown Train
05. Margo Price - That's How Rumors Get Started
06. Margo Price - Stone Me
07. Margo Price - Letting Me Down
08. Blind Faith - Can't Find My Way Home
09. Corn Nut Creek - Baby Blue
10. Whiskey Myers - Bury My Bones
11. Ray Wylie Hubbard - Bad Trick
12. The SteelDrivers - Bad For You
13. Robynn Shane - Whiskey & Bad Decisions
14. The Devil Makes Three - Bad Idea
15. Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real - Bad Case
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Descended from a motley crew of smugglers and witches, Christian was born a chime-child with a caul and grew up in a haunted medieval house by the harbourside in the Yorkshire seaside town of Scarborough.
According to folklore a caul-shrouded chime-child can't drown at sea but can see and talk to faerie folk and also has protection against spells cast by malevolent sorcerers. And yes, he was once commissioned to go on a werewolf hunt on the night of a full moon by a newspaper. Spoiler alert: he didn't find one. (Or it didn't find him.)
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