The Texas Troubadors “Buddy's Boogie (intro)” from Almost To Tulsa (Bear Family 2008)Buy it!
Truckstop Honeymoon “Waffle House Booth” from Delivery Boy CD ALBUM (Squirrel Records 2005) R —If you get thrown out of the Waffle House go to Black Bear Bakery for brunch. Second Saturday each month benefits KDHX.Buy it!
Patty Loveless “Busted” from Mountain Soul II (Saguaro 2008) R —A classic from the pen of Harlan Howard.Buy it!
Jamey Johnson “Lonely at the Top” from The Guitar Song (Mercury 2010) R —Jamey was at The Blue Note in Columbia, MO last night.Buy it!
Milton Brown & His Musical Brownies “I'll Be Glad When You're Dead, You Rascal You” from Daddy of Western Swing (Proper 2003) —From the Decca label in 1935, going out to Bill Mason and the Sins of the Pioneers, who do a nice version of this song.Buy it!
Roy Hall and His Cohutta Mountain Boys “Mule Boogie” from Hillbilly Boogie (Proper 2002) —Originally recorded in 1949 for Bullet.Buy it!
Benny Martin “I Can Read Between the Lines” from The "Big Tiger" Roars Again, Part 1 (OMS Records 1999) —Uncle Josh Graves on dobro and Buddy Emmons on pedal steel.Buy it!
Rusty and Doug Kershaw “Diggy Liggy Lo” from Greatest Hits (Varese Sarabande 2002) —Recorded on the Hickory label in 1961.Buy it!
The Obits “Rooster Boogie” from Crazy Beat (Wildstone Audio 1998) R LBuy it!
The Texas Tornados “(Hey Baby) Que Paso?” from Texas Tornados (Reprise 1990) —Here’s a couple of songs to celebrate faux holiday and primo drinking excuse, Cinco de Mayo, courtesy of the best Tex-Mex band of all time.Buy it!
The Texas Tornados “He is a Tejano” from Zone of Our Own (Warner 1991)Buy it!
Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives “Sundown in Nashville” from Nashville, Volume 1: Tear The Woodpile Down (SUGAR HILL 2012) N R —For Bill and Annabelle in Farmington.Buy it!
The Carper Family “Would You Like to Get Some Goats?” from Back When (self 2012) —Congratulations to The Carper Family for having "Back When" named Country Album of the Year by the Independent Music Association.Buy it!
Willie Nelson “Red Headed Stranger” (COLUMBIA/LEGACY 2000) —Once Willie gained artistic control of his recordings, he released this classic in 1975, "Sound in Your Mind" in 1976 and "To Lefty from Willie in 1977.Buy it!
Willie Nelson “That Lucky Old Sun” from The Sound In Your Mind (Columbia 1976) —Tom Morell plays pedal steel on this one.Buy it!
Willie Nelson “I Never Go Around Mirrors” from To Lefty from Willie (Sony 1977)Buy it!
Rick Nelson “Congratulations” from Bright Lights...and Country Fever (Ace 1998)Buy it!
Alejandro Escovedo “1968” from Man Of Somebody's Dreams: A Tribute To Chris Gaffney (Yep Roc 2009) —Alejandro Escovedo returns to St. Louis for an 8PM show on Tuesday, May 15th at Off Broadway.Buy it!
Terry Allen “Amarillo Highway” from Lubbock (On Everything) (Fate Records/Sugar Hill Records 1995) —First released on the Fate label in 1979.Buy it!
Hank Snow & The Rainbow Ranch Boys “I've Been Everywhere” from The Essential Hank Snow (RCA 1997) —Recorded 50 years ago in 1962 for the RCA label.Buy it!
Tammy Wynette “It's My Way” from Take Me To Your World/I Don't Wanna Play House (Sony 1998) —Recorded on the Epic label in 1968, Billy Sherrill producing, of course.Buy it!
JP Harris and the Tough Choices “The Day You Put Me Out” from I'll Keep Calling (Cow Island Music 2011) N Buy it!
Emmylou Harris and The Hot Band “Beneath Still Waters” from Anthology (Warner 2001) —Written by Dallas Frazier, this was the #1 song on the country chart this week in 1980. Originally released on "Blue Kentucky Girl".Buy it!
The Carter Family “Keep On The Sunny Side (Digitally Remastered)” from Wildwood Flower: 25 Country Classics (ASV 2000) —Recorded for the Victor label in 1928.Buy it!
Johnson, Miller & Dermody “I'm Gonna Sit at the Welcome Table” from We Heard the Voice of a Porkchop (Orb Discs 2011) —One recorded by The Carter Family many years ago, this is a fine album of acoustic blues by some premiere musicians from the Pacific northwest.Buy it!
Reverend Gary Davis “Hesitation Blues” from Pure Religion & Bad Company (Smithsonian Folkways 1991) —Originally recorded for Folkways in 1957.Buy it!
Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three “Drinkin' Whiskey Tonight” from Middle of Everywhere (Free Dirt Records 2011) L —Congratulations to Pokey and the SS Three, co-winners of Americana album of the year by the Independent Music Association. Pokey has just inked a deal with Jack White's Third Man label.Buy it!
Jimmie Dale Gilmore “That Hardwood Floor” from Don't Look for a Heartache (Hightone 2004) —Originally recorded in 1989. We'll send this song and the next out to the folks at Stovall's Grove, a home to country music since 1935.Buy it!
Chuck Mead & His Grassy Knoll Boys “Honky Tonk Hardwood Floor” from Back At the Quonset Hut (Ramseur Records www.ramseurrecords.ocm 2012) N —Chuck put on a fine show at the Old Rock House Thursday night.Buy it!
Wylie and the Wild West “Got My Yodeler Goin'” from Rocketbuster (Hi-Line Records 2012) N Buy it!
Hank Williams III “What They Want Me To Be” from Long Gone Daddy (Curb 2012) N —A fine new album by "Tricephus", with covers of his granddad, Haggard and Jennings among others, plus originals like this one.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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