The Texas Troubadors “Buddy's Boogie (intro)” from Almost To Tulsa (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 2008)Buy it!
Butch Hancock “Dry Land Farm” from West Texas Waltzes & Dust Blown Tractor Tunes CD ALBUM (Rainlight 1998)Buy it!
Joe Ely “Leo and Leona” from Satisfied at Last (Rack 'Em 2011) N —A couple of more songs written by the great Butch Hancock.Buy it!
Emmylou Harris “West Texas Waltz” from Partners (Reprise 1992)Buy it!
Johnny Cash “I Don't Hurt Anymore” from American IV: Ain't No Grave (American 2010) R Buy it!
Carl Smith and June Carter “Love, Oh Crazy Love” from Keep On the Sunny Side - June Carter Cash: Her Life In Music (Sony BMG 2005) —From the Columbia label in 1954.Buy it!
Cowboy Copas and Grandpa Jones “Feudin' Boogie” from Tennessee Waltz (ASV 2002) —Recorded in 1949 for the King label.Buy it!
David Ball & The Pioneer Playboys “Countryboy Boogie” from Sparkle City (Red Dirt 2010)Buy it!
Merle Travis “Divorce Me C.O.D.” from Guitar Rags And A Too Fast Past (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 1994) —MERLE TRAVIS recorded “Divorce Me C.O.D.” 65 years ago today in 1946 for the Capitol label. Travis composed the song and it reached #1 in October of that year.Buy it!
Jerry Reed “This Great Big Empty Room” from Here I Am (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 1999) R —JERRY REED made some nice recordings for the Capitol label in the 1950s before moving to RCA and Chet Atkins in the next decade. From 1956, this is a good example of one of those recordings.Buy it!
Jim and Jesse and the Virginia Boys “Rabbit in the Log” from Y'all Come: The Essential Jim and Jesse (Sony 1998) —Recorded in 1964 for Columbia.Buy it!
Jesse McReynolds with Travis Wetzel “El Cumbanchero” from Bending the Rules (OMS 2004)Buy it!
Trigger 5 “Who's That Man?” from Heartbreak and Regret (Self Release 2009) L —TRIGGER 5 opens tomorrow night for Sarah and the Tall Boys at BB’s Jazz Blues and Soups. They start at 7PM and Sarah goes on around 9:30.Buy it!
The Notable Haberdashers “Blues for Dixie” from none-live at KDHX 3.27.10 (none 2010) L —Local Western swing and honky-tonk favorites THE NOTABLE HABERDASHERS are at The Focal Point in Maplewood tonight for an 8PM show.Buy it!
Swing Deville “Salt Up the Dance Floor” from Salt Up The Dance Floor (self 2009) L —Rounding out our local groups in this set who are playing around town, SWING DEVILLE holds forth at the Schlafly Bottleworks over on Southwest Avenue in Maplewood tonight at 9PM.Buy it!
Woody Guthrie “Ludlow Massacre” from My Dusty Road (Rounder www.rounderrecords.com 2009) —From the Folkways label in 1941, Woody's account of the 1914 massacre of miners in Colorado.Buy it!
Woody Guthrie “This Land Is Your Land” from My Dusty Road (Rounder www.rounderrecords.com 2009) —Again from Folkways, 1944. Here's to singing all the verses to this song, especially the one about the sign sayin' private property.Buy it!
Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris “Hobo's Meditation” from Trio (Warner 1987) —A nice cover of the Jimmie Rodgers classic.Buy it!
Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt and Dolly Parton “High SIerra” from Trio II (Asylum 1999) —Linda always had great pipes and she shows it on this beautiful song written by the late Harley Allen.Buy it!
Béla Fleck “Another Morning” from Double Time (Rounder www.rounderrecords.com 1997)Buy it!
Rhonda Vincent and the Rage “Drivin' Nails In My Coffin” from Ragin Live' CD ALBUM (Rounder Records www.rounderrecords.com 2005) L —Recorded live in St. Louis at the wonderful Sheldon Concert Hall.Buy it!
Rhonda Vincent and the Rage “Bluegrass Saturday Night” from Good Think Going (Rounder www.rounderrecords.com 2008)Buy it!
John Hartford “Men All Want to be Hoboes” from Down on the River CD ALBUM (Flying Fish 1992) R Buy it!
Eric Taylor “All the Way to Heaven” from Scuffletown (Eminent 2001)Buy it!
Charlie Rich “I Take It on Home” from Columbia Country Classics: The Nashville Sound (CBS 1990) —Recorded in 1972 on the Columbia label.Buy it!
Steve Young “Rock Salt And Nails” CD ALBUM (Edsel) —An interesting song, written by the great Utah Phillips, and featuring the incomparable James Burton on the dobro.Buy it!
Waylon Jennings and the Waylors “Lonesome, Ornery and Mean” from Waylon Live: The Expanded Edition (BMG 2003) —Recorded in 1974 on RCA, with the superb Ralph Mooney on pedal steel guitar.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995) —Recorded in 1958 on Capitol.Buy it!
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