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Texan Virtuoso Doug Sahm.

Rock historian Ed Ward profiles the career of versatile Texas rock n' roller Doug Sahm, including the night in 1952 when he performed while sitting on the lap of Hank Williams, and his escapades as the leader of The Sir Douglas Quintet, a group of southerners who tried to convince the public they were British.

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Other segments from the episode on February 23, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 23, 1988: Interview with Divine; Commentary on Doug Sahm; Interview with Gloria Naylor; Review of Roger Angell's essay collection "Season Ticket."

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