May 21, 1994 |
"I don't give a damn about being politically correct," says a chuckling Danny Shirley, lead singer of the hot country band Confederate Railroad. The band's badge of political incorrectness is its logo--the Confederate flag. Keyboardist Chris McDaniel even wears a headband with the controversial symbol. Isn't the band, which is headlining a country show tonight at Irvine Meadows Amphitheatre, playing into the hands of racists with that name and logo?