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Question of the Day: Outlaws, for Jesse James


On this day in 1882, the outlaw Jessie James was shot by the coward Robert Ford. In honor of the infamous bank and train robberer, we are asking for your outlaw moments, as well as songs about and by outlaws.

Interested in what we played?

1. "I''m Bad Like Jesse James" - John Lee Hooker, Boom Boom

2. "Ballad of a Well-Known Gun" - Elton John, Tumbleweed Connection

3. "I'm No Angel" - Gregg Allman, I'm No Angel

4. "Don't Take Me Alive" - Steely Dan, The Royal Scam