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) —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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