Cowboys, Gunslingers and Shady Men: American Westerns in Movies and Music
Milestones of Westerns with songs that define the genre, including spaghetti western scores and early TV themes presented by Britt Aamodt.
Some cool pearls: Song # 14. Diego’s Umbrella / Kalashnikov / Viva la Juerca / www.diegosumbrella,com
and 16. George Kahn / Sunshine of Your Love /Cover Up!
Check these two out on the archive up until June 20, 2008.
Nam Le talks about his acclaimed collection of short stories, The Boat, in the first half the of program. In the second half, beloved Minneapolis writer Ruth Brin discusses her novella, The Most Beautiful Monday in 1961.