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WAM October 1-2 Chainsaw Earle

Am I the only person who’s ever been the outsider, the picked-upon, the dork of the crowd?

Right, I didn’t think so.

So, I guess we can all identify a little with Earle, the lead character in that tune by Buddy Wasisname and the Other Fellers, Chainsaw Earle.

Now that character has come to new life, beneath the pen of celebrated cartoonist, Kevin Tobin. He’s just about to release an illustrated version of Chainsaw Earle.

Kevin joined me in the studio this week with the other Kevin, Blackmore, of Buddy Wasisname fame, and Wayne Chaulk, one of the other fellers, who wrote the song with the Buddy Kevin. I asked Wayne where the story of Chainsaw Earle comes from?

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