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
Al “Carnival Time” Johnson–Carnival Time
Cookie and the Cupcakes–Mathilda
Earl King–Trick Bag
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
Posted in: Uncategorized