Rock N Roll Bedtime Stories
Episode 115 - Loretta Lynn vs the Hyden widows

Brian and Murdock pay tribute to Loretta Lynn by digging into one of the forgotten stories from Coal Miner’s Daughter that illustrates the Country Queen’s unflappable determination and straight-talking reputation.


Songs used in this episode: Loretta Lynn – “Coal Miner’s Daughter,” “As Soon as I Hang Up the Phone,” “Fist City”; Tom T. Hall – “Trip to Hyden”

Coal Miner’s Daughter:

George Vecsey’s blog:

The George Vecsey Obit:

Archived Billboard Magazine article from 1971: