August 3, 2017

You can now enjoy Richard Underwood’s entertaining talk on his award-winning book CrimeSong: True Stories from Southern Murder Ballads from the comfort of your own home! There are also some traditional murder ballads interspersed throughout the hour-long recording, which adds a nice touch you are sure to enjoy.  You can listen to the podcast on Soundcloud, or visit iTunes to listen to Underwood and subscribe to Mountain Talk Monday – every Tuesday!

Thanks to Josephine Richardson of The Cozy Corner for organizing this event at the Harry M. Caudill Memorial Library in Whitesburg, KY, and to the fine folks at Appalshop‘s WMMT FM for producing the recording.

CrimeSong is available from independent bookstores, including The Cozy Corner (Whitesburg, KY), Brier Books (Lexington, KY), Joseph-Beth Booksellers (Lexington, KY), and by special order from IndieBound. It is also available in the shop at the Kentucky Artisan Center at Berea (Berea, KY),  Heartwood in Abingdon, Virginia, and online from  Shadelandhouse Modern Press and Amazon.