Steve Earle on 580 Live WCHS on the Release of his New Album

Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Steve Earle released his new album Ghosts of West Virginia.

The album centers on the non-union Upper Big Branch coal mine explosion that killed twenty-nine men in that state in 2010, making it one of the worst mining disasters in American history. The UMWA’s report on the UBB disaster is here: here:

Listen to Steve in conversation with Dale Cooper on 580WCHS