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Shel Silverstein

Shel Silverstein has been played on NTS in shows including Moor Mother, featured first on 12 August 2020. Songs played include Jimmy Jet And His TV Set.

Sheldon Alan "Shel" Silverstein (25th September 1930 – 10th May 1999) was an American poet, songwriter, musician, composer, cartoonist, screenwriter, and author of children's books.

Silverstein's passion for music was clear early on as he studied for a while at the Chicago College of Performing Arts at Roosevelt University. As a songwriter, Silverstein kept a low profile but cast a long shadow. He tended to shun publicity and even photographers. Nonetheless, his musical output included many songs which were…

Jimmy Jet And His TV Set
Shel Silverstein
Jimmy Jet And His TV Set
Shel SilversteinColumbia1984