midweek music: “Alabama Bound”

Huddie Ledbetter, a.k.a. Leadbelly, was one of the great folk/blues musicians of the early 20th century. You know his songs even if you think you don’t, as his songs have continued to be sung and covered and played for a hundred years. (“Black Betty” and “Goodnight Irene” are two of his more famous ones.) Here’s “Alabama Bound”….

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