Episode 25: The Portrait

8/28/2015, 8:00:00 AM , duration(0:0:1)
Christmas History True Crime
<p>More than eighty years ago, a North Carolina family of nine posed for a Christmas portrait. Two weeks later, all but one of them had been shot dead. (See the portrait <a href="http://thisiscriminal.com/episode-25-the-portrait/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">here</a>.) </p> <p>Thanks to <a href="http://www.elephantmicah.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Elephant Micah</a> and <a href="http://sarah-bryan.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Sarah Bryan</a> for collaborating with us this month. Download Elephant Micah's version of "Lawson Family" on <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/id1029590886?ign-mpt=uo%3D4" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">iTunes</a> or <a href="http://productofpalmyra.elephantmicah.com/track/lawson-family" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bandcamp</a>, and see them perform it live (along with their version of "<a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/id1024074714?ign-mpt=uo%3D4" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Pearl Bryan</a>") when they go on tour <a href="http://www.elephantmicah.com/shows.html" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">this September</a>. </p> <p>This fall, Criminal is putting on live shows in Durham, Seattle, LA, and San Francisco. <a href="http://thisiscriminal.com/live-shows/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Tickets on sale now</a>. We've also got new <a href="http://criminal-show.myshopify.com/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">shirts and mugs</a>. Criminal is a proud member of <a href="http://www.radiotopia.fm/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Radiotopia from PRX</a>. Say hello on Twitter <a href="https://twitter.com/criminalshow" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">@criminalshow</a>.</p> <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/CriminalShow/~4/sfDzJaB00yI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>