Day 98: Playing tonight at the Bluebird: Racism (Why is no one talking about David Allan Coe’s tour stop in Bloomington?)

The Bluebird Nightclub in Bloomington tonight will feature the writer of songs like N***** F***** and other numbers that have crystal clear racist messages. David Allan Coe, a country music singer-songwriter for over 4 decades headlines tonight’s music just blocks from campus.This article from The New York Times is a great starting point to learn a little more about the controversial star. If you can stomach it, you might want to look of the lyrics to some of his songs. Be prepared for some in-your-face racism, misogyny, and homophobia. What were you thinking, Bluebird owners?

The Bluebird Homepage featuring Coe's photo

Country music singer-songwriter David Allan Coe will take the stage tonight at the popular Bluebird Nightclub in downtown Bloomington.


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