Songwriters Showcase (Music)
Sun Jul 10th 2011 10.00am–12.00pm
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The Believers “Crashyertown” (Bona Fide Recordings 2005) —How can I not start the show with a song that begins "It's 10 O'clock on a Sunday morning..." The Believers are Craig Aspen & Cyd Frazzini, great stuff !!Buy it!
Elizabeth Cook “SUNDAY MORNING” from Balls (31 Tigers 2007) —I guess I started a theme, Elizabeth returns to St.Louis and Off Broadway tonight.Buy it!
Carolyn Buck & N.Q. Arbuckle “"Sunday Morning"” from Let's Just Stay Here (Mint Records 2009) —Sunday in Canada from my 2009 album of the yearBuy it!
Gretchen Peters “Sunday Morning (Up And Down My Street)” from Circus Girl (Scarlet Letter Records 2009) —Wonder if I could do the whole show with Sunday songs, maybe ?? Gretchen with Tom Russell Mt.Olive Turner Hall 10/08, Gretchen's nominated for the Songwriters Hall Of Fame. Good Luck !!! I'll let you know.!Buy it!
Karen Poston and the Silver Pistols “Lydia” from Real Bad (The Music Room 2001) —w/ Kelly Willis an internet request for the Original version of this great song Karen wrote about her Grandmother, that Slaid Cleaves covered.Buy it!
Paul Kelly & The Messengers/ “Special Treatment” from Hidden Things (Mushroom Records 1992) —Australia's greatest Songwriter tackles the abuse of the Aborigines.Buy it!
Kasey Chambers “Nullarbor (The Biggest Backyard in the World)” from Little Bird (Liberation 2010) —Another great Aussie, with another true story about growing up on the Nullarbor Plain with her very musical, Fox Hunting family. Just released in the States.Buy it!
Tom Pacheco “She Always Thought He'd Come Back” from The Best Of Tom Pacheco: Secret Hits Vol. II (Frog's Claw Recordings 2011) —More stories and "secret hits" from Woodstock's best kept secret.Buy it!
Eric Taylor with Susan Lindfors “A Matter of Degrees” from Hollywood Pocketknife (Blue Ruby Music 2007) —Eric in town Saturday www.loghouseconcerts.com New cd "Live From The Red Shack" with Lyle Lovett, Nanci Griffith, Denice Franke, Susan Lindfors and more in the can.Buy it!
Blackie and The Rodeo Kings “Another Free Woman Gets To Walk Away” from Kings and Queens (FU:M 2011) —My all duet set continues with Stephen Fearing and Sara Watkins, just one of 14 great duets on this release.Buy it!
Lynn Miles “GOODBYE” from Fall for Beauty (TRUE NORTH RECORDS 2010) —Canadians Lynn Miles and Jim Bryson from my top ten list of 2010.Buy it!
Monte Warden “THE ONLY ONE” from Monte Warden (Watermelon 1993) —W/Kelly Willis where have you gone Monte Warden.Buy it!
Katy Moffatt “Walkin' On The Moon” from Playin' Fool (Strictly Country 2010) —A co-write with Tom Russell, Tom and Andrew Hardin Join Katy on this great version.Buy it!
Donny Schlitz “When You Say Nothing At All” from GREATEST HITS (deVere Records 2010) —A listener request for Alison Kraus's version, thought we'd do the original version instead, a co-write with his buddy Paul Overstreet.Buy it!
Robyn Ludwick “NEW ORLEANS” from Out Of These Blues (Late Show Records 2011) —The sister in the musical Robison family, with a Gurf Morlix produced winner.Buy it!
Carl Brouse “Heart To Heart” from American Hotel (DTI Records 1983) —Vinyl time, the late Carl Brouse with this overlooked masterpiece, one of several Tom Russell co-writes, a young Shawn Colvin on duet vocals.Buy it!
Joe Ely “Not That Much Has Changed” from Satisfied at Last (Rack 'Em 2011) —New and as we come expect from those Lubbock Songwriters, top notch !!Buy it!
Blaze Foley “Clay Pigeons” from Live At the Austin Outhouse (Lost Art Records 2004) —The late, tragic songwriter with one of his best at a legendary Austin Venue.Buy it!
The Breakman “What You'll Find” from HEARTWOOD (Old Crow Recordings 2010) —A new discovery from Canada all original songs with great four part harmonies.Buy it!
The Clumsy Lovers “Streams of Whiskey” from Under The Covers (Nettwerk 2002) —Crazey Canadians cover the amazing Shane MacGowen.Buy it!
ZaCallion Twins “Lullaby of London” from Live at Last (self 2003) —X-Mollys Catherine Zavala & Nancy McCallion unite for a wonderful live performance that included this Shane MacGowen song. WE MISS THE MOLLYS !!!!!!Buy it!
Scott McClatchy “American Land” from A Dark Rage (self 2010) —Scott with his celtic tinged rocking release that includes this Springsteen cover.Buy it!
Verlon Thompson “The Get To You Waltz” from "Works" (Victor Tango Records 2011) —A good old 2 step from Guy Clark's right hand man, Verlon has put together a 70th birthday tribute to Guy, 2 discs, lots of friends, Can't Wait !!Buy it!
The Paperboys “Dilapidated Beauty” (The Paperboys 2003) —Paperboy founder, lead man and songwriter, Tom Landa's best release.Buy it!
Rodney Crowell “Song For Life” from The Platinum Collection (Rhino 2006) —Thanks for listening, thanks to Rich, see you next week, we leave you with this Rodney Crowell classicBuy it!
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