Archive | Feb 06, 2017

Certain Songs #782: Jim Stafford – “Swamp Witch”

Album: Jim Stafford
Year: 1973

So, along with the multiple Elton John & BTO albums, as well as Band on the Run and Toys in the Attic, Jim Stafford’s 1974 self-titled debut album was one of the first albums I ever bought.

I’m not sure why, but it was probably because he’d had a string of hit singles on KYNO — “Swamp Witch,”Spiders & Snakes,” “My Girl Bill” and “Wildwood Weed” — going back to summer of 1973, and I figured I could get all of them on the same disc.