Songwriters Showcase (Music)
Sun Jan 23rd 2011 10.00am–12.00pm
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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.
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.
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.
Randy Newman “Mama Told Me (Not to Come)”
from The Best of Randy Newman (Warner 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.
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.
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.
Ben Bedford “Harley Albright”
from Lincoln's Man (Hopeful Sky 2008) L —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.
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 week
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