Kris Kristofferson “Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down” from Singer/Songwriter (Sony 1991) —Welcome to Songwriters Showcase, The legendary songwriter will be at the Fox Theatre, Wednesday March 9 along with another legend Merle Haggard.Buy it!
Peter Wolf with Merle Haggard “It's Too Late For Me” from Midnight Souvenirs (Verve 2010) —Here's Merle joining Peter Wolf on Peters great solo cd from last year.Buy it!
Katherine Wheatley “Ninety-Nine Feet of Snow - Katherine Wheatley ON” from Let It Snow! Unique Canadian Winter Music (Psychotic Gitch Music 2004) —It's snowing out the window, brought this song to mind.Buy it!
Marshall Chapman “Falling Through the Trees” from Big Lonesome (TallGirl 2010) —This cd is dedicated to Marshall's friend singer/songwriter guitarist Tim Krekel who died 6/24/09 of cancer, he was only 58. He also played in Jimmy Buffets' band and released 8 of his own albums, check'em out.Buy it!
Dale Watson and His Lone Stars “One Memory At A Time” from A Town South of Bakersfield Vol. 3 (Restless Records 1992) —Third and I think last volumne of this fine series, Dale will be at Off Broadway tonight !!Buy it!
The Coal Porters “Let's Say Goodbye” from Durango (Prima 2010) N —The Coal Porters will be at Off Broadway on February 21, They feature former Long Ryder Sid Griffin, Neil Robert Herd, Dick Smith, Carly Frey, & Jeff Kazmierski.Buy it!
Jonas Fjeld & Chatham County Line “Paying Back” from Brother of Song (RCA Records Label 2009) —Norwegian songwrtier Jonas Fjeld joins Chatham County, Chatham county Line will be at Off Broadway Saturday 2/5 and in Springfield, Il. the night before 2/4.Buy it!
Jonathan Richman with the Skeletons “Since She Started to Ride” from Jonathan Goes Country (Rounder 1990) —My favorite cd by Jonathan, joined by the Skeletons, Jonathen will return to St. Louis Wednesday 2/18 at Off Broadway.Buy it!
Kinky Friedman “Sold American” from Live From Down Under Kinky Friedman & Billy Joe Shaver (Sphincter Records 2002) —Author, Politician, Stand Up Comedian, & Singer-Songwriter, Kinky returns to St. Louis Friday 4/29 at Off Broadway.Buy it!
Randy Newman “Mama Told Me (Not to Come)” from The Best of Randy Newman (Warner Archivs 2001) —Randy doing his song that was a big hit for Three Dog Night, Randy will be at the Acoustically Perfect Sheldon Concert Hall on 2/25, a rare St.Louis visit.Buy it!
David Lindley & El Rayo-X “Talkin' to the Wino Too” from Very Greasy (Elektra 1988) —David will will appear at the Old Rock House Sunday 3/20 joined by the legendary John Hammond.Buy it!
Slaid Cleaves “Horshoe Lounge” from Broke Down (Philo 2000) —A welcome listener requestBuy it!
Brock Zeman “Gone” from Ya Ain't Crazy Henny Penny (Mud Music 2010) —New from this gifted Canadian, if your a fan of Steve Earl, Chris Knight, Hayes Carll .... You'l love Brock Zeman.Buy it!
Willie Nile “Rich and Broken” from The Innocent Ones (River House 2011) —A new one by Willie can't get it out of my cd player !!Buy it!
Turnpike Troubadours “Every Girl” from Diamonds & Gasoline (Onward Music 2009) —Love this Oklahoma Band, not a weak track on the cd, Evan Felker is the lead singer & sohgwriter along with R.C. Edwards, Kyle Nix, Ryan Engleman, & Giovanni Carnuccio III.Buy it!
Rodney Crowell & Johnny Cash “I Walk the Line (Revisited)” from The Houston Kid (Suger Hill Records 2001) —Rodney will be at the Blueberry Hill Duck Room 2/28. joined here by his former Father-In-Law, good to hear Johnny Cash.Buy it!
Band of Heathens “What's This World” from One Foot In the Ether (BOH www.bohrecords.com 2009) —Band of Heathens will be at Off Broadway Saturday 3/5 They are lead by Texas songwriters Gordy Quist, Ed Jurdi, and Colin Brooks.Buy it!
Fred Eaglesmith & The Flying Squirrels “Little Buffalo” from From the Paradise Motel (Barbed Wire 1994) —Fred and the Squirrels will return to Off Broadway Friday 2/11, see you there !!Buy it!
Tom Russell “Tonight We Ride” from Cowboy'd All to Hell (Frontera Records 2010) —Tom will be back at Off Broadway in October, with a new record in hand, featuring Thad Beckman, Calexico, Victor Krauss, Will Kimbrough, Fats Kaplin, Barry Walsh, Gretchen Peters, and others.Buy it!
Paul Kelly “40 Miles to Saturday Night” from The A to Z Recordings (Universal Music Australia Pty. Ltd. 2010) —Paul Kelly from his new box set that features 106 of his classic songs done acoustically, just like he wrote them.Buy it!
Christine Kane “Viginia” from Wide Awake (Firepink Music 2009) —Larry's favorite Female Singer/Songwriter, don't play her as much as I should, oh well only got 2 hours a week.Buy it!
Ben Bedford “Harley Albright” from Lincoln's Man (Hopeful Sky 2008) —Springfield, Illinois native Ben will do his first headlineing show in St.Louis Saturday, 2/5 at the Focal Point, hope to see you there.Buy it!
Lynn Miles “Cracked and Broken” from Fall for Beauty (TRUE NORTH RECORDS 2010) N —A great, great new release from this wonderful Canadian songstress.Buy it!
Doc and Merle Watson “Wayfarin' Stranger” from Remembering Merle (Suger Hill Records 1992) R —One for my buddy Boots in Austin, Texas.Buy it!
James McMurtry “Song for a Deck Hands Daughter” from Too Long In the Wasteland (Columbia 1989) —One of my favorite songs by James , way back on his debut cd produced by John Mellencamp, James will be at the Paegant Saturday 3/26, Bottlerockets will open. Thanks for listening, see you next weekBuy it!
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