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Sam Amidon's Personal Folk Collages

Sam Amidon knows how to juice the drama out of a folk song. His version of the old murder ballad "Lily-O" — from which his new album, Lily-O, gets its name — begins with a solo voice, but by the time the story reaches its bloody climax, the music has swelled with jangling drones and a roar of electric guitar. http://goo.gl/cZl2Yv #FullNewsAudioAvailable #NPR

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