The Texas Troubadors “Buddy's Boogie (intro)” from Almost To Tulsa (Bear Family 2008)Buy it!
Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys “Miss Molly” from San Antonio Rose, Volume 6 CD ALBUM (Bear Family 2000) —Originally recorded in 1941 for Columbia.Buy it!
Willie Nelson “Not That I Care” from You Don't Know Me: The Songs of Cindy Walker CD ALBUM (Lost Highway 2006)Buy it!
The Lucky Stars “Don't Count Your Chickens” from Stay Out Late With The Lucky Stars CD ALBUM (Fate Records 2005)Buy it!
Cowboy Copas and Grandpa Jones “Feudin' Boogie” from Tennessee Waltz (ASV 2002) —From the King label in 1949.Buy it!
Red Sovine “Juke Joint Johnny” from Red Sovine (Decca 1964) —Written by Lattie Moore.Buy it!
Del Reeves “Girl On The Billboard” from Truck Driver's Boogie: Big Rig Hits, Vol. 1 (Audium 2001) —Originally recorded in 1965 for United Artists.Buy it!
Lefty Frizzell “The Long Black Veil” from Look What Thoughts Will Do (Sony 1997) —Recorded in 1959 for Columbia.Buy it!
Tex Williams & His Western Caravan “Smoke! Smoke! Smoke! (That Cigarette)” from That's What I Like About the West (ASV 2001) —This Merle Travis-Cliffie Stone composition hit the top of the charts this week 65 years ago in 1947. It was Capitol Records' first million seller.Buy it!
Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three “Good Country Girls” from Middle of Everywhere (Free Dirt Records 2011) R LBuy it!
Boss Hall “Crossroads” from In The Pale (Artist 2012) N L —CD release party for Boss Hall's debut is next Saturday, July 21st, 7-9:30PM at BB's Jazz, Blues & Soups.Buy it!
Catfish Keith “Hawaiian Cowboy” from Put On a Buzz (Fish Tail Records 2011)Buy it!
Marcia Ball “Daddy Said” from Gatorhythms (Rounder www.rounder.com 1989) —Long tall Marcia Ball is at the Wildey Theater in Edwardsville tomorrow night, 8PM.Buy it!
Ricky Skaggs “Cajun Moon” from Country Hits Bluegrass Style (Skaggs Family Records www.skaggsfamilyrecords.com 2011)Buy it!
Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen “Big Mamou” from We've Got a Live One Here! (Warner Brothers Records 1976) —Originally recorded in 1976, this song was written by Link Davis.Buy it!
Joe Hall and the Louisiana Cane Cutters “Pistol Packin’ Mama” from Thirty Dobb Special (CDBY 2011)Buy it!
J.E. Mainer & The Mountaineers “Cripple Creek” from 20 Old-Time Favorites (Rural Rhythm Records 1998)Buy it!
The Greenbriar Boys “I'm Coming Back But I Don't Know When” from Best of the Vanguard Years (Vanguard Records vanguardrecords.com 2002)Buy it!
Ralph Stanley “Distant Land to Roam” from A Distant Land to Roam: Songs of the Carter Family (Sony BMG 2006) —Dr. Ralph is at the Old Rock House on Thursday, July 26th for an 8PM show, part of the Listening Room Series.Buy it!
Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris “Hobo's Meditation” from Trio (Warner 1987) —Linda has the lead vocal on this Jimmie Rodgers classic.Buy it!
Woody Guthrie “Talking Hard Work Blues” from This Land Is Your Land: The Asch Recordings, Volume 1 (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings folkways.si.edu 1997) —Originally recorded in 1941 for Folkways.Buy it!
Arlo Guthrie “Oklahoma Hills” from Live In Sydney (Rising Son Records 2005 2005) —One co-written with Woody's cousin, Jack, who recorded and released it while Woody was serving in the Merchant Marines.Buy it!
Woody Guthrie “Union Burying Ground” from My Dusty Road, Volume 3 (Rounder www.rounder.com 2009)Buy it!
Nanci Griffith and Friends “Deportee (Plane Wreck at Los Gatos)” from Other Voices, Too (A Trip Back to Bountiful) (Ekektra 1998) —Nanci is joined on this song by Lucinda Williams, Tish Hinojosa, Odetta, John Stewart and Steve Earle.Buy it!
The Almanac Singers “Hard, Ain't It Hard (Digitally Remastered)” from Their Complete General Recordings (MCA 1996) —Originally recorded on the General label in 1941, featuring Lee Hays, Pete Hawes, Millard Lampell and Pete Seeger in addition to Woody.Buy it!
Woody Guthrie “Buffalo Skinners” from The Best of the War Years CD ALBUM (Stardust Records 2003)Buy it!
Ray Wylie Hubbard “This Morning I Am Born Again” from Delirium Tremolos (Philo Records/Rounder Records 2005)Buy it!
Jerry Lee Lewis with Linda Gail Lewis “Don't Let Me Cross Over” from The Locust Years...to the Promised Land (Bear Family 1994) —Recorded for the Smash label in 1969.Buy it!
The Great Recession Orchestra “Sweet Maggie” from Double Shot: Trax from GRO (New Tex Records 2012) N —Going out to my wife, Maggie Ann, whose makes another circle around the sun next Thursday, July 19th.Buy it!
Sarah And The Tall Boys “You Put the Hurt on Me” from Live in Chicago (self 2012) —Sarah and the Tall Boys make their way back to Chicago by way of Bobby's Frozen Custard in Maryville tomorrow night, July 15th, at 7PM.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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