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Executioner's Last Songs

Feb 4, 2016

Muddy Bottom Blues

Program #62 (February 5 at 8:00PM)

The Executioner’s Last Songs from Jon Langford and the Pine Valley Cosmonauts, is a collection of Americana and roots-based blues songs about murder, death, and dying. The three volume collection was recorded to benefit the Illinois Coalition Against the Death Penalty and the National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty.

In addition to Jon Langford and the Pine Valley Cosmonauts, featured performers include Dave Alvin, Rico Bell, Paul Burch, Neko Case, Otis Clay, Steve Earle, Alejandro Escovedo, Rosie Flores, Edith Frost, Rebecca Gates, Kelly Hogan, Rhett Miller, Gurf Morlix, Tim Rutili, Brett Sparks and Sally Simms.