The Texas Troubadors “Buddy's Boogie (intro)” from Almost To Tulsa (Bear Family 2008)Buy it!
Roger Miller “Lock, Stock and Teardrops” from King of the Road: The Genius of Roger Miller (Polygram 1994) —Recorded 50 years ago in 1963 for RCA, and featuring Pete Drake's talking steel guitar..Buy it!
Roger Miller “Husbands and Wives” from King of the Road: The Genius of Roger Miller (Polygram 1994) —Recorded in 1966 for the Smash label.Buy it!
Roger Miller “Invitaton to the Blues” from King of the Road: The Genius of Roger Miller (Polygram 1994)Buy it!
Jim Byrnes “Don't Let Her Know” from I Hear the Wind In the Wires (Black Hen Music 2012) L —Jim grew up on the city's north side and emigrated to Vancouver almost 40 years ago. This is a Buck Owens song.Buy it!
Rhonda Vincent and the Rage “Drivin' Nails In My Coffin” from Ragin' Live (Rounder Records www.rounder.com 2005) L —Rhonda and the Rage are at Grant Shelter (indoors) at Jefferson Barracks Park next Thursday, January 10th, 7PM. LJ and the DJs with Walter and Willa Volz open the show.Buy it!
The Carolina Chocolate Drops “Jackson” from We Walk the LIne: A Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash (Legacy 2012) —This disc was recorded on April 20th of last year at the Moody Theater in Austin as part of an 80th birthday salute to Johnny Cash.Buy it!
Iris DeMent “Mornin' Glory” from Sing the Delta (Flariella Records 2012)Buy it!
Robert Earl Keen “That Buckin' Song” from Live in Austin, TX (New West www.newwestrecords.com 2004) —Recorded August 22, 2001 for Austin city Limits.Buy it!
Robert Earl Keen “Gringo Honeymoon” (SUGAR HILL 1994) —Perhaps my favorite REK album.Buy it!
Robert Earl Keen “The Bluegrass Widow” from The Party Never Ends: Songs You Know from the Times You Can't Remember (SUGAR HILL 2003)Buy it!
Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys “Time Changes Everything” from San Antonio Rose, Volume 5 (Bear Family 2000) —Originally recorded for Columbia in 1940, Tommy Duncan co-wrote this one.Buy it!
Cow Bop “It's All Your Fault” from Cowlifornia Swing (self 2012) N —New Western Swing and Jazz from Bruce Forman and Pinto Pammy.Buy it!
Leon McAuliffe & His Western Swing Band “Take It Away, Leon” from Steelin' It: The Steel Guitar Story (Proper 2008) —Recorded live at the Playmor Ballroom in Tulsa, OK in 1947 and released on the Majestic label.Buy it!
Mike Auldridge “Everybody Slides” from Blues and Bluegrass (TAKOMA 1974) —So many great players on this: Bromberg, Vassar, Lowell George, Linda Ronstadt, Seldom Scene boys, etc.Buy it!
The Seldom Scene “Panhandle Rag” from Live at The Cellar Door (Rebel www.rebelrecords.com 1994) —Originally recorded in 1974.Buy it!
Mike Auldridge “Wake Forest” from The Great Dobro Sessions: A Gathering of Resophonic Pickers (SUGAR HILL 1994) —RIP Mike Auldridge, December 30, 1938-December 29, 2012.Buy it!
The SteelDrivers “Blue Side of the Mountain” from The SteelDrivers (Rounder www.rounder.com 2006)Buy it!
The Starline Rhythm Boys “One Foot in the Honky Tonk” from Live at Charlie-O's World Famous (Cow Island 2008) —One co-written by Mike Henderson and Kevin Welch.Buy it!
Orville Johnson “Ghost Picker” from Southern Filibuster - A Tribute to Tut Taylor (E1 Music www.e1entertainment.com 2010)Buy it!
Jack Grelle and the Johnson Family “Blind Dog” from Jack Grelle And The Johnson Family (Big Muddy Records 2012) N LBuy it!
The SaddleTones “Hitch Yer Wagon” (The SaddleTones 2012) N Buy it!
Corb Lund “Drink It Like You Mean It” from Cabin Fever (New West www.newwestrecords.com 2012) —Corb Lund will be at Off Broadway next Thursday, January 10th at 9PM, along with the John D. Hale band.Buy it!
Daniel Romano “Middle Child” from Come Cry With Me (Normaltown 2013) N Buy it!
Leona Williams “He's Just On My Mind Again” from New Patches (Heart of Texas Records 2008)Buy it!
The Red-Headed Strangers “Hello Stranger” from Live at the Focal Point (RHS 2011) —The RHS return to the scene of their 2011 recording almost two years to the day as they play The Focal Point next Saturday, January 12th. The Trio Project will also perform, 8PMBuy it!
Patty Loveless “That's All It Took” from Sleepless Nights (Saguaro 2008)Buy it!
Carrie Rodriguez “Devil in Mind” from Give Me All You Got (Ninth Street Opus 2013) N —Carrie returns to St. Louis on Wednesday, February 13th at the Old Rock House, 8:30PM. This is a Listening Room Series show.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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