Songwriters Showcase (Music)
With Ed Becker
Sun Oct 31st 2010 10.00am–12.00pm
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Heartbreak Hill “I Scare You”
from H H 98 (Unknown 1997) —Welcome to a special Halloween edition of Songwriters Showcase, this first song is written and sung by Jenny Whitley, the only release by this fine Canadian bluegrass band that also featured Dan Whitley, Dottie Cormier, and Christopher Quinn
Weddings Parties Anything “A Tail You Won't Believe”
from The Best of Weddings Parties Anything / Trophy Night (Mushroom 1998) —from the great disbanded Oz band, a song written and sung by Mick Thomas
The Kennedys “Midnight Ghost”
from Half a Million Miles (Appleseed I discovered this song when Pete Seeger passed last year. What a gift. 2005) —Pete and Maura played this on Songwriter Showcase before it was released
Undertakin' Daddies “Haunted Honky Tonk”
from Post Atomic Hillbilly (Caribou Records 2006) —Up to the Yukon to hear a rousing rendition of a song by the late Carl Brouse, Carl was a great songwriter who died way to young, wrote a 1/2 dozen or so wonderful songs with Tom Russell, if you can find it check out his classic album "American Hotel"
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