Songwriters Showcase (Music)
Sun Oct 13th 2013 10.00am–12.00pm
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Kate Wolf & The Wildwood Flower “A Legend In His Time” from Back Roads (Collectors' Choice Records 2009) —Welcome I'm back for 2 more hours, here's a GP tribute song I left out by David West & Cyrus ClarkeBuy it!
The Sadies “So Much Blood” from Internal Sounds (Yep Roc Records www.yeprocrecords.com 2013) N —Brand new from Canadian Brothers Dallas & Travis Good, their Dad and Uncles are the wonderful Good Brothers, legendary Folk trio.Buy it!
Terri Hendrix “THE DARK” from This One's For Him, Tribute to Guy Clark (Icehouse 2011) R —Great request, my favorite tune from Guy's 70th birthday tribute.Buy it!
Jason Isbell “Live Oak” from Southeastern (Thirty Tigers 2013) N —A strong contender for cd of the year, like all good folk songs, a high body count.Buy it!
Michael Nesmith “Propinquity” from Live at the Britt Festival (Edsel 1992) —The most talented Monkee comes to town Tuesday November 19 at the Old Rock House listening room seriesBuy it!
The Trishas “Gold & Silver” from High, Wide & Handsome (Fatty Four Music 2012) —Great tune written by Stephen Simmons & Trisha, Liz Foster, the other Trisha's are Kelley Mickwee, Jamie Wilson, & Savannah Welch (Daughter of Kevin Welch) gotta get these gals to town.Buy it!
South Austin Jug Band “Hill Country Nights” from South Austin Jug Band (self 2004) —Great James Hyland song from this Lloyd Maines produced cd, these guys are thinking about getting back together, hope it happens.Buy it!
Kelly Willis “He Don't Care About Me” from Fading Fast - EP (Premium Records 1996) —Kelly doing a great take on husband Bruce Robison's tune.Buy it!
Jim Cuddy “Banks of the 49” from Skyscraper Soul (Warner Music Canada 2011) —Blue Rodeo frontman (along with Greg Keelor) on his solo release, a new Blue Rodeo is due this month.Buy it!
Emmy Lou Harris & Friends “The Pilgrim: Chapter 33” from The Pilgrim A Celebration Of Kris Kristofferson (American Roots Publishing 2006) —Emmylou with Sam Bush, Jon Randall, Byron House, & Randy Scruggs from a great Kristofferson tributeBuy it!
Craig Bickhardt “This Old House” from Live At The Seller's Theatre (Stone Barn 2011) —Coming to town for the Folk Alliance 10/23-26 F.A.R.M. at Westport Plaza, and a special Songbird Cafe Wednesday October 23 at Focal Point, joined by Buddy Mondlock, Claudia Nygaard, & Jane Godfrey.Buy it!
Shackleton 3 “So That I Don't Miss You” from Just Turning Pages (Croxton 2011) —Another great side project of Aussie Mick Thomas, joined by Anna Burley and Liz Stringer, doing a song by St. Louis's NadineBuy it!
Warren Zevon “My Ride's Here” (Artemis 2002) —Sure do miss Warren, wrote this song when he knew he was terminal about his trip to the great beyond, typical Warren humorBuy it!
Lucy Wainwright Roche “Open Season” from Lucy (Lucy Wainright Roche 2010) —From the very talented Daughter of Suzzy Roche and Loudin Wainwright III, new cd due this monthBuy it!
Adam Ezra Group “Basement Song” from View from the Root (Bonus Track Version) (Adam Ezra Group 2010) —Loved this song, but it wasn't FTC friendly, thanks to Adam for sending me a radio friendly version.Buy it!
Carolyn Mark & NQ Arbuckle “Officer Down” from Let's Just Stay Here (Mint 2009) —From my favorite cd of 2009 this Juno nominated classic, new NQ Arbuckle due soon.Buy it!
Reckless Kelly “The Girl I Knew” from Long Night Moon (No Big Deal Records 2013) N —1/2 the very talented Braun brothers Willy & Cody with a great cast of characters on a wonderful new release.Buy it!
Robbie Fulks “Long I Ride” from Gone Away Backward (Bloodshot 2013) —Best of Robbie's career, joined by Robbie Gjersol, Mike Bub, Jenny Scheinman, and Ron Spears, GREAT STUFF !!!Buy it!
Turnpike Troubadours “Every Girl” from Diamonds & Gasoline (Onward Music 2009) R —Great request for these Oklahoma rockers led by lead man songwriter, Evan FelkerBuy it!
Kasey Anderson and the Honkies “Just Kids” from Let the Bloody Moon Rise (Red River Records 2013) N —Kasey is having legal problems, but his new release, that is currently not avaiable, is his best effort yet.Buy it!
Scott Miller and The Commonwealth “Amtrak Crescent” from Upside Downside (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2003) —Opening for Patty Griffin Monday Night 10/14 at the Paegant, supporting a fine new releaseBuy it!
Tom Pacheco “Donna Marie” from The Best Of Tom Pacheco: The Secret Hits Vol. II (Frog's Claw Recordings 2011) R —A request for anything by the amazing Tom Pacheco, always happy to do thatBuy it!
Richard Meyer “Cares To The Wind” from The Good Life! (Shanachie 1992) —Richard recenly died after a long bout with Parkinsons disease, he should be better known, best song ever written about small towns, Lucy Kaplanski joins him RIP, we're outta here GoCards !!Buy it!
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