Stan Ridgway Host Liane Hansen speaks with Stan Ridgway, the iconoclastic singer/songwriter and former frontman for the early 80's new wave band Wall of Voodoo. Devotees of his two-decade solo career have described his songs as "four minute pulp novels" full of vivid characters from the American southwest. His new cd, "Snakebite: Blacktop Ballads & Fugitive Songs" is on his redFLY Records and available through his website, stanridgway.com. (12:10)

Stan Ridgway

Host Liane Hansen speaks with Stan Ridgway, the iconoclastic singer/songwriter and former frontman for the early 80's new wave band Wall of Voodoo. Devotees of his two-decade solo career have described his songs as "four minute pulp novels" full of vivid characters from the American southwest. His new cd, "Snakebite: Blacktop Ballads & Fugitive Songs" is on his redFLY Records and available through his website, stanridgway.com. (12:10)