The Texas Troubadors “Buddy's Boogie (intro)” from Almost To Tulsa (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 2008)Buy it!
Jimmie Rodgers “Miss The Mississippi And You” from RCA Country Legends (BMG Heritage 2002) —Written by Bill Halley, this was recorded in 1932 for Victor.Buy it!
Bill Halley & the Saddlemen “Sundown Boogie” from Hillbilly Boogie (Proper 2002) —From 60 years ago in 1951, The Saddlemen antedated The Comets by three years or so.Buy it!
Tom Russell with Dave Alvin and Katy Moffatt “Halley's Comet” from The Long Way Around (Hightone 1997) —Co-written by Tom Russell and Dave Alvin about Bill Halley's last days down in south Texas. Recorded live in St. Louis at Off Broadway.Buy it!
Peter Rowan and Tony Rice “Tin Roof Shack” from You Were There For Me (Rounder www.rounderrecords.com 2004)Buy it!
Peter Rowan “Stable Boy Blues” from Bluegrass Boy (Sugar Hill Records www.sugarhillrecords.com 1996)Buy it!
Muleskinner “Footprints in the Snow” from A Potpourri Of Bluegrass Jam (Sierra 1994) —Recorded in 1973.Buy it!
Old And In The Way “Catfish John” from That High Lonesome Sound (Acoustic Disc www.acousticdisc.com 1996) R —Originally recorded in 1973.Buy it!
George Hamilton IV “Abilene (Re-recorded Version)” from In the Heart of Texas (Heart of Texas 2011) N —A re-recording of his biggest hit, which was first released in the 1960s.Buy it!
Emmylou Harris and The Nash Ramblers “Hard Times” from At the Ryman (Reprise Records 1992)Buy it!
Nanci Griffith with Mac Macanally “Gulf Coast Highway” from From a Distance: The Very Best of Nanci Griffith (MCA 2002) —Singer/Songwriter NANCI GRIFFITH was born on July 6, 1953 in Austin, TX and will be 58 years old on Wednesday.Buy it!
The Louvin Brothers “While You're Cheating on Me” from When I Stop Dreaming: The Best of the Louvin Brothers (Razor & Tie 1995) —From 1958 on the Capitol label.Buy it!
Gary Bennett “The Barn Dance” from I Love: Tom T. Hall's Songs of Fox Hollow (Red Beet www.redbeetrecords.com 2011) N R Buy it!
Mac Wiseman “Poor Ellen Smith” from Grassroots to Bluegrass (CMH 1990) R Buy it!
The Dillards “The Whole World 'Round” from There Is A Time (1963-70) (Vanguard vanguardrecords.com 1991) —Recorded on the Elektra label in 1964.Buy it!
Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet “L'Ouragon” from La Danse De La Vie (Rounder www.rounderrecords.com 1993) —BEAUSOLEIL AVEC MICHAEL DOUCET returns to St. Louis for a show on Wednesday, July 13th at The Old Rock House. Showtime is 8PM.Buy it!
Lost Bayou Ramblers “Bayou Perdu (Lost Bayou)” from Live a la Blue Moon (SWALLOW RECORDS www.swallowrecords.com 2007) —The LOST BAYOU RAMBLERS return to St. Louis to play for a very special monthly Cajun Dance at The Focal Point next Wednesday July 6th. Dance lessons at 7:30PM and music and dancing at 8:15.Buy it!
Gene O'Quin “Boogie Woogie Fever” (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 2000) —From the Capitol label 60 years ago in 1951.Buy it!
Byron Berline “Skippin' Along on Top” from Fiddle & A Song (SUGAR HILL www.sugarhillrecords.com 1995) —A song written and sung here by Mason "Classical Gas" Williams.Buy it!
Sarah And The Tall Boys “My Last Two Dollars” from A Lifetime Worth of Sin (self 2010)Buy it!
Boxcar Willie and the Skeletons “PIpeliner Blues” from Rocky Box (K-Tel 1993)Buy it!
Dave Alvin and Chris Gaffney “Two Lucky Bums” from Eleven Eleven (Yep Roc 2011) N —DAVE ALVIN & THE GUILTY ONES will be at Off Broadway next Thursday, July 7th for a 9PM show. The Skeletons open.Buy it!
Moon Mullican & His Showboys “Shoot the Moon” from Showboy Special: The Early King Sides (Demon/Westside 2000) —Recorded in 1952 on the King label.Buy it!
Tex Ritter “I Dreamed of a Hillbilly Heaven” from Tex Ritter's Greatest Hits (Curb 2011) R Buy it!
Merle Haggard “Workin' Man Blues” from Down Every Road 3 (CAPITOL NASHVILLE 1996) —This MERLE HAGGARD classic debuted on the charts on July 5, 1969 and stayed there for 15 week, eventually reaching #1.Buy it!
Marty Stuart and Connie Smith “I Run To You” from Ghost Train: The Studio B Sessions (SUGAR HILL www.sugarhillrecords.com 2010) —MARTY STUART and CONNIE SMITH were married on July 8, 1997 on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota. They co-wrote this Grammy-winner.Buy it!
Willie Nelson “I'd Have to be Crazy” from The Sound In Your Mind (Columbia 1976)Buy it!
Shelly Lee Alley And His Alley Cats “Women, Women, Women” from Doughboys, Playboys and Cowboys: The Golden Years of Western Swing (Proper 1999) —Recorded in 1937.Buy it!
The Lucky Stars “Out of Your Mind” from Stay Out Late With The Lucky Stars CD ALBUM (Fate Records 2005)Buy it!
Hank Penny and His Radio Cowboys “Flamin' Mamie” from Crazy Rhythm: The Standard Transcriptions (Bloodshot Soundies 2000)Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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