PLAYBILL PLAYLIST: Murder For Two Songwriters Joe Kinosian and Kellen Blair Pick Songs About "Murder and Mayhem"
15 Jan 2014
"Goodbye Earl" (Dixie Chicks). The sordid tale of a most deserving victim — definitely the most upbeat song about spousal abuse. The line "turned out he was a missing person/who nobody missed at all" is brilliant.
When her father dies unexpectedly, graphic novelist Alison dives deep into her past to tell the story of the volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life.