Sinead O’Conner samples “Tradition” in her rare rap tune, “Famine”. Hear Zero Mostel weave in and out as she lays down the facts about Irish history: “There was no famine . .. . meat, fish, vegetables were shipped under armed guard to England while the Irish people starved.”
Hat tip to Jewish music blogger Paul Wieder, writing for Chicago’s JUF news site. He name-checks W.o.W. in this fun post. You can learn a bit more about some of these tunes in the pages of W.o.W.