The Texas Troubadors “Buddy's Boogie (intro)” from Almost To Tulsa (Bear Family 2008)Buy it!
The Austin Lounge Lizards “Gingrich the Newt” from Small Minds (Watermelon` 1995) —As NEWT GINGRICH announces his candidacy for the Republican nomination for President in 2012 and resurrects his political career it’s fitting that we resurrect this Austin Lounge Lizards classic.Buy it!
Tom T. Hall “Bill Monroe for Breakfast” from Home Grown (Mercury 1997) R Buy it!
Reno and Smiley “A Dime Looks Like a Wagon Wheel” from Together Again (Rebel www.rebelrecords.com 2006) —Originally recorded in 1971.Buy it!
The Dillards “Darlin' Boys” from Let It Fly (Vanguard www.vanguardrecords.com 1991) —RODNEY Adean DILLARD was born on May 18, 1942 in East St. Louis, IL and will be 69 years old on Wednesday.Buy it!
Pat Flynn “Shape I'm In” from ReQuest (Request Records 2004) —PAT FLYNN of New Grass Revival was born on May 17, 1952 in Los Angeles, CA and will be 59 years old on Tuesday. One written by Robbie Robertson.Buy it!
Guy Clark “Texas 1947” from Keepers (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 1997) R —Going out to Carole Sue.Buy it!
Dave Dudley “Truck Drivin' Son of a Gun (Re-Recorded)” from Truck Drivin' Son of a Gun: The Mercury Hit Singles 1963-1973 (Edsel 2004) R —Recorded in 1965.Buy it!
Johnny Cash “Sunday Morning Coming Down” from The Essential Johnny Cash (1955-1983) CD ALBUM (Sony 1992) R —Recorded for Columbia in 1970.Buy it!
Dolly Parton “Jolene” (Buddha 1999) R —The title track to Dolly's 1974 RCA release.Buy it!
Hank Snow “My Mother” from I'm Movin' On, 1949-1953 (Bear Family 1998) R —From the RCA label in 1952.Buy it!
Hank Williams and His Drifting Cowboys “I Can't Help It (If I'm Still in Love with You)” from The Unreleased Recordings, Volume 1 (Time Life 2008) R —As Hank's intro notes, this live version from the Mother's Best shows in 1951 was aired before the record was released.Buy it!
Hank Williams and His Drifting Cowboys “I Saw the Light” from The Original Singles Collection Plus (MERCURY NASHVILLE 1991) R —Recorded in 1948 for MGM.Buy it!
Don Williams “I Believe in You” from Gold (Universal Music 2007) R —Recorded in 1980 for MCA.Buy it!
George Jones “Choices” from Cold Hard Truth (Asylum 1999) R Buy it!
Merle Haggard “If I Could Only Fly” (Anti/Epitaph 2000) —The title track to a largely overlooked Haggard release, written by the late Blaze Foley.Buy it!
Ray Price and the Cherokee Cowboys “A Way to Survive” from Ray Price And The Cherokee Cowboys (Bear Family 1995) —Give me a twelve bar blues and a Ray Price shuffle and I'm a pretty happy guy musically speaking.Buy it!
The Delmore Brothers “Pan American Boogie” from Freight Train Boogie (Ace 1993) R —Recorded for the King label in 1949 and going out to the guy who said he never hears Wayne Raney on the show.Buy it!
Jonathan Edwards “Honky Tonk Stardust Cowboy” from Rollin' Along: Live in Holland (Strictly Country Records 2008) —JONATHAN EDWARDS will be at The Old Rock House on Friday, May 20th as part of the Listening Room Series. Show time is 8:30PM. “We’re gonna lay around the shanty mama, and put a good buzz on”.Buy it!
Roy Book Binder “I'm Just an Old Chunk of Coal” from Polk City Ramble (Rounder www.rounder.com 1998) —Acoustic bluesman ROY BOOKBINDER will be at Off Broadway next Saturday for a 9PM show. He’s another of those (then) young guitar slingers who learned from one of the masters, Reverend Gary Davis.Buy it!
Eddy Arnold “That's How Much I Love You” from Eddy's Song (Proper unk 2003) —Recorded in 1946 for RCA.Buy it!
Eddy Arnold “It Makes No Difference Now” from Eddy's Song (Proper unk 2003) —Recorded for the RCA label in 1947.Buy it!
Willie Nelson, Ray Price and Merle Haggard “Sweet Memories” from Last of the Breed (Lost Highway 2007)Buy it!
Jerry Lee Lewis “She Even Woke Me Up to Say Goodbye” from The Locust Years to the Promised Land (Bear Family 1994) —On the Smash label from 1969.Buy it!
Buck Owens “The House Down the Block” from Young Buck (Rhino 1994) —Sixty years ago tomorrow BUCK OWENS moved from Phoenix to Bakersfield, CA. From September 1951 to May 1958 Buck had the residency, sort of, at The Blackboard, one of Bakersfield’s top country joints. Buck recorded this song in 1957 for the Pep label.Buy it!
Robbie Fulks “The Buck Starts Here” from Country Love Songs CD ALBUM (Bloodshot Records www.bloodshotrecords.com 1996)Buy it!
Ed Burleson “All Bucked Up” from Cold Hard Truth (Palo Duro Records 2007)Buy it!
The Rockhouse Ramblers “All Bucked Up” from Torch This Town (Hayden's Ferry 2002) LBuy it!
George Strait “Adalida” from Latest Greatest Straitest Hits (MCA NASHVILLE 2000)Buy it!
Junior Brown “Highway Patrol” from HIghway Patrol EP (Curb 1995) R Buy it!
James Intveld “A Woman's Touch” from Have Faith CD ALBUM (Molenaart 2008)Buy it!
The Louvin Brothers “My Baby's Gone” from When I Stop Dreaming: The Best of the Louvin Brothers (Razor & Tie 1995)Buy it!
Amber Digby and Justin Trevino “Keeping Up Appearances” (Heart of Texas 2010)Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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