Fire in the Hole: R.I.P., Hazel Dickens
April 23, 2011 6:52 PM Subscribe
posted by MonkeyToes (25 comments total)
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, bluegrass and country singer, daughter of West Virginia, half of the singing group Hazel & Alice, and a voice for American miners, died on Friday at a hospice in Washington, D.C.
She was 75.
Listen to what we have lost with her passing:
"Fire in the Hole"
(as heard in "Matewan," the 1987 film by John Sayles)
Profile, Part 1
and Part 2
"Deliver Us From the Gathering Storm"
Godspeed and thank you, ma'am.