The Texas Troubadors “Buddy's Boogie (intro)” from Almost To Tulsa (Bear Family 2008)Buy it!
Steve Earle “Valentine'S Day” from Together At the Bluebird Café (American Original Records 2001)Buy it!
Guy Clark “The Guitar” from Somedays the Song Writes You (Dualtone 2009) —GUY CLARK’s 2009 release “Somedays the Song Writes You” is nominated for Best Contemporary Folk Album.Buy it!
Roy Orbison “Crying” from The Essential Roy Orbison (RCA 2006) R —A request going out to Miss Yvonne for her birthday. Not just Roy but a set of country crooners. Originally recorded fifty years ago in 1961 on Monument.Buy it!
Raul Malo “Something Tells Me” from Lucky One (Fantasy 2009)Buy it!
James Intveld “If Tears Could Talk” from Have Faith CD ALBUM (Molenaart 2008)Buy it!
Hank Penny and His Radio Cowboys “Let Me Play with Your Poodle” from Swinging Western Strings, Vol. 3 (Western 2003) R —Originally recorded in 1946 for the King label, this was written by Tampa Red. It has nothing to do with dogs, let alone the poodle species.Buy it!
Moe Bandy “I Just Started Hatin' Cheatin' Songs Today” from Honky Tonk Amnesia: The Hard Country Sound of Moe Bandy (Razor and Tie 2000) —Originally recorded in 1974 on GRC. Marion Franklin “MO” BANDY Jr. was born on this day in 1944 and is 67 years old today. Moe operates a theater in Branson these days.Buy it!
Dierks Bentley “Bottle to the Bottom (feat. Kris Kristofferson)” from Up On the Ridge CD ALBUM (Capitol Records 2010) —Written by Kristofferson, who will be at the Fox Theater with Merle Haggard on March 9th.Buy it!
Johnny Bush “Wish I'd Seen Your Going Coming” from Lost Highway Saloon (Texas Music Group 2000)Buy it!
Ray Price “For the Good Times (Re-Recorded)” from The Essential Ray Price (Columbia 2007) R —Another great song from Kris.Buy it!
Sam Bush “The Old North Woods” from Circles Around Me (SUGAR HILL 2009) —SAM BUSH is nominated for Best Bluegrass Album with his “Circles Around Me” release.Buy it!
Patty Loveless “Diamond In My Crown” from Mountain Soul II (Saguaro 2008) —Written by Emmylou Harris and Paul Kennerly and featuring a pump organ from the Century Organ Company, East St. Louis, IL.Buy it!
The Infamous Stringdusters “Magic #9” from Things That Fly (Sugar Hill Records ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2010) —THE INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS are nominated for Best Country Music Instrumental for “Magic #9”.Buy it!
Carolina Chocolate Drops “Cindy Gal” from Genuine Negro Jig (Nonesuch 2010)Buy it!
Marty Robbins “Big Iron” from The Essential Marty Robbins (Columbia Legacy 2005) R Buy it!
Sarah And The Tall Boys “My Last Two Dollars” from A Lifetime Worth of Sin (self 2010) —Sarah and the Tall Boys will be at B.B.'s Jazz, Blues and Soups tomorrow. This cut features fellow Chicagoans and Henhouse Prowlers, Ryan Hinshaw and Ben Wright.Buy it!
The Louvin Brothers “Insured Beyond the Grave” from Close Harmony (Bear Family 1992) R Buy it!
Red Allen and the Kentuckians “I'm on My Way Back to the Old Home” from Lonesome and Blue (Rebel www.rebelrecords.com 2004) —Recorded on the County label in 1965.Buy it!
Tennessee Ernie Ford “Cry Of The Wild Goose” from Hey Good Lookin' (Memoir 2002) —Originally recorded in 1949 on Capitol, this song was written by Terry Gilkyson, father of Eliza.Buy it!
Hank Locklin “Send Me The Pillow That You Dream On” from Send Me the Pillow That You Dream On (Bear Family 1996) —Originally recorded on RCA in 1958.Buy it!
Ernest Tubb and His Texas Troubadours “Any Old Time” from Let's Say Goodbye Like We Said Hello (Bear Family 1991) —Originally recorded 60 years ago in 1951 on the Decca Label. Ah, Billy Byrd, now.Buy it!
Pee Wee King And His Golden West Cowboys “Slowpoke” from Pee Wee King's Country Hoedown (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 1999)Buy it!
Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives “Hummingbyrd” from Ghost Train: The Studio B Sessions (SUGAR HILL 2010)Buy it!
Roseanne Cash with Elvis Costello “Heartaches by the Number” from The List (Manhattan 2009) —ROSEANNE CASH is nominated for Best Americana Album with “The List”.Buy it!
Willie Nelson “Pistol Packin' Mama” from Country Music (Rounder www.rounder.com 2010) —WILLIE NELSON is likewise nominated for Best Americana Album for “Country Music”.Buy it!
Wayne Hancock “Washing Machine Boogie” from none-live at KDHX 4.20.09 (none 2009) —Wayne returns to St. Louis next Saturday at Off Broadway. Pokey LaFarge and the South City 3 open.Buy it!
Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet “La Danse de la Vie” from La Danse De La Vie (Rounder www.rounder.com 1993) —MICHAEL DOUCET of the traditional Cajun band, Beausoleil, was born on February 14, 1951 in Scott, LA and will be 60 years old on Monday.Buy it!
The Flying A's “Why Can't I Stop Loving You” from 'Til They Shut It Down (Flying A Records 2011) N —Something new in my box this week. Lloyd Maines plays pedal steel throughout this album.Buy it!
The SteelDrivers “Good Corn Liquor” from Reckless (Rounder Records www.rounder.com 2010) —THE STEELDRIVERS are nominated for Best Bluegrass Album with “Reckless” and Best Country Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals for “Where Rainbows Never Die”.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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