Claude King (1923-2013)

Here’s a link to the AP obituary, which ran in the NY Times:

http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/nytimes/obituary.aspx?n=claude-king&pid=163507980#fbLoggedOut

I played his best-known hit, “Wolverton Mountain,”from one of the Columbia historical CD compilations.  I’m sure that we used to have one or two Claude King albums, but found nothing in the library after the show (maybe I should have looked under ‘C’).  Anyway, for those of you who slept late and missed the (short) show this morning, here’s “Wolverton,” always engaging despite its silly production:

/Cousin Lynn

 

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