The Texas Troubadors “Buddy's Boogie (intro)” from Almost To Tulsa (Bear Family 2008)Buy it!
Guy Clark “Fort Worth Blues” from Cold Dog Soup (SUGAR HILL 1999) R —Guy's show in Perryville tomorrow night is also sold out. He's at Wildwood Springs Lodge in Steeleville on September 15th.Buy it!
Darrell Scott with Guy Clark “Out In the Parking Lot” from Long Ride Home (Full Light www.darrellscott.com 2011) —Darrell and Guy co-wrote this one.Buy it!
The Flying Burrito Brothers “Together Again” from Sleepless Nights (A & M 1976) R —Originally recorded in 1971 but unreleased until five years later.Buy it!
Johnny Dollar “Don't Blame It On Me” from Mr. Action Packed (Dragon Street 1998) —Originally recorded in 1957.Buy it!
The Jammin' Ringtonz “Busload of Faith” from Hippy Hour (self released 2012) N L —A song written by Lou Reed, whose 70th birthday was yesterday. The Jammin' Ringtonz are at The Stagger Inn Again in Edwardsville for "hippy hour" every third Friday.Buy it!
Chuck Mead & His Grassy Knoll Boys “Settin' the Woods on Fire” from Back At the Quonset Hut (Ramseur Records www.ramseurrecords.ocm 2012) N Buy it!
The Dillards “Banjo in the Hollow” from There Is a Time (1963-70) (Vanguard 1991) —Originally recorded in 1963 for Elektra.Buy it!
Dillard & Clark “With Care From Someone” from Fantastic Expedition of Dillard & Clark/Through the Morning, Through the Night (A&M 1998) —Originally recorded in 1968.Buy it!
John Duffey “Hickory Wind” from Always In Style (SUGAR HILL 2006) —Here with The Seldom Scene.Buy it!
John Duffey “Some Old Day” from John Duffey ~ The Rebel Years 1962-1977 (Rebel www.rebelrecords.com 2011) —Here with The Country Gentlemen, recorded in 1969. Songwriting credit is listed as Louise Certain and Gladys Stacy, i.e., Lester and Earl's wives, done usually for financial reasons.Buy it!
Doc Watson “Black Mountain Rag (Instrumental)” from The Essential Doc Watson (Vanguard 1986) —Originally recorded at a Newport Folk Festival workshop in 1963.Buy it!
Bill Monroe and Doc Watson “Soldier's Joy” from Off the Record, Volume 2: Live Duet Recordings, 1963-1980 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings 1993) —Originally recorded for Folkways ca. 1963.Buy it!
Doc Watson and David Grisman “Sweet Georgia Brown” from Doc and Dawg (Acoustic Disc www.acousticdisc.com 1997) —Originally recorded in 1991, with Jack Lawrence on guitar.Buy it!
Norman Blake & Tony Rice “Lost Indian” from Blake & Rice 2 (Rounder www.rounder.com 1990) —Doc has influenced several later generations of pickers, including Norman and Tony.Buy it!
Doc and Merle Watson “Shady Grove” from none-live at Telluride (none 1985) —Performed just a few months before Merle's death.Buy it!
Bob Wills And His Texas Playboys “What's the Matter with the Mill?” from San Antonio Rose, Volume 2 (Bear Family 2000) —Originally recorded in 1937 for Columbia.Buy it!
Swing Deville “Fat Boy Rag” from Salt Up The Dance Floor (self 2009) L —Bob co-wrote this one with Texas Playboy Junior Barnard.Buy it!
Hot Club Of Cowtown “Stay A Little Longer” from What Makes Bob Holler (Proper Records 2010) —A Bob Wills-Tommy Duncan classic.Buy it!
The Tom Russell Band “Mezcal” from Lost Angel of Lyon (Frontera Records 2007) —Recorded live in Lyon, France, May 18, 1989.Buy it!
Doug Sahm “St. Olav's Gate” from Wounded Heart of America (Tom Russell Songs) (Hightone 2007) —Unsure of the recording date here but Doug died in 1999.Buy it!
Townes Van Zandt “For the Sake of the Song (live)” from Rear View Mirror (Sugar Hill Records ww.sugarhillrecords.com 1993) —Danny Rowland on guitar and Owen Cody on fiddle provide tasty support to this fine album.Buy it!
Jimmie Dale Gilmore “White Freight Liner Blues” from Don't Look for a Heartache (Hightone 2004) —A great cover of a great Townes song.Buy it!
The Davis Sisters “I Forgot More Than You'll Ever Know” from Memories (Bear Family 1993) —Originally recorded for RCA in 1953.Buy it!
Jerry Byrd “Estrellita” from Master of the Steel Guitar, Vol. One (Sony BMG 2005) —Originally recorded on the Monument label in 1967.Buy it!
The Country All Stars “Marie” from Jazz from the Hills (Bear Family 1993) —Recorded for RCA in 1952, written by Irving Berlin.Buy it!
Speedy West and Jimmy Bryant “Limehouse Blues” from There's Gonna be a Party... (Jasmine 2000) —From a transcription of a Hometown Jamboree radio broadcast ca. 1950.Buy it!
Waylon Jennings and the Waylors “Only Daddy That'll Walk the Line” from The Essential Waylon Jennings (Sony BMG 2007) —One written by Jimmy Bryant.Buy it!
Red Simpson “Born to be a Trucker” from Truck Drivin' Fool (EMI Music/Sundazed Music) —Joseph Cecil “RED” SIMPSON was born on March 6, 1934 in Higley, AZ and raised in Bakersfield, CA and will be 78 years old on Tuesday. Originally recorded in 1967 for Capitol.Buy it!
Redd Volkaert “The End of the Line” from Reddhead (Telehog 2008) —Former lead guitarist for Merle Haggard’s Strangers and self-confessed Teleholic Justin “REDD” VOLKAERT was born on March 5, 1958 in British Columbia, Canada and will be 54 years old on Monday.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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