Daily Discovery: The Kid Carsons, “Chicago”
The Kid Carsons are an outfit from the Big Easy made up of the brother-sister pair Chad and Morgan D. Carson, David Hart on drums, guitarist Josh Joseph plus Derek Duplessie on pedal steel. “Chicago” is an Americana gem of a song that sticks like a ride on a coal train. The Kids’ reply to the question: “Favorite Form of Exercise? is one of the top 5 answers we’ve had in the Daily Discovery series.
ARTIST: The Kid Carsons
BIRTHDATE: January 2012
BIRTHPLACE: New Orleans, LA
AMBITIONS: Left foot. Right foot.
TURN-OFFS: Give us back our bear head.
TURN-ONS: A properly outfitted hotdog.
DREAM GIG: Bruce Springsteen’s July 8, 1978 performance of Rosalita.
TV ADDICTIONS: Twin Peaks (Chad), X-Files (Morgan), Roseanne (Derek), King of the Hill (David), Seinfeld (Josh).
CELEBRITY CRUSH: Carl Sagan.
MY FAVORITE FORM OF EXERCISE: The walk of shame.
THE BOOK THAT CHANGED MY LIFE: Letters to a Young Poet.
I NEVER LEAVE HOME WITHOUT: A mild case of social anxiety.
WE WROTE THIS SONG: Chad Carson wrote this song in Chicago. On a plane and on a banjo.