Episode 15–Ed Skoog

Ed Skoog jaws with Jeff and Sunny about New Orleans music and New Orleans life, how and why he started playing banjo, Big Star, and the myriad of direct and indirect musical references in his amazing poetry collections Mister Skylight, Rough Day and Run the Red Lights.



Music below from the Ed Skoog episode of The Steer, as heard on www.Dublab.com and KZUT 99.1 FM Los Angeles.


The Dixie Cups–Iko Iko

Aaron Neville–Hercules

Al “Carnival Time” Johnson–Carnival Time

Cookie and the Cupcakes–Mathilda

Earl King–Trick Bag

Ernie K-Doe–Mother-in-Law

Ernie K-Doe–Here Come the Girls

Little Bob–I Got Loaded

Irma Thomas–It’s Raining

James Booker–Junco Partner


Tarsila do Amaral—Abaporu—1928

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