Songwriters Showcase (Music)
With Ed Becker
Sun Sep 2nd 2012 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
Jackson Browne “WEIGHT of the WORLD”
from Keep The Light Alive (AIP 2009) —Jackson will be bringing his solo acoustic show to the Fox Theatre on November 2, and to Sangamon State in Springfield, IL on October 23. This song is from a tribute to Eric Lowen (Lowen & Navarro) who died recently from ALS, Lou Gehrigs Disease.
Billy Joe Shaver “Old Five and Dimers Like Me”
from Greatest Hits Single (Compadre 2007) —The legendary performer returns to the area, Richardet Floor Covering a great room (The Kievare Room) in Perryville, MO on this Wednesday, Sept 5, for tickets AND INFORMATION, call my Buddy, Bill at (314) 608-2789. MISS IT AT YOUR OWN RISK !!!!!
The Trishas “A Far Cry From You(featuring Raul Malo”
from High, Wide & Handsome (Fatty Four Music 2012) —Love all girl harmonies and the Trishas are my current favorites Jamie Wilson, Kelly Mickwee, Liz Foster, and Savannah Welch with their full length debut headed for my year end top ten, can't wait to see them live.
Rodney Crowell W/Norah Jones “If The Law Don't Want You”
from KIN: Songs By Mary Karr & Rodney Crowell Comp (Vanguard 2012) —The very prolific Rodney Crowell with poet/author Mary Karr and friends Lucinda Roseanne Cash, Emmylou, Kris Kristofferson, Vince Gill, & Lee Ann Womack joining in, produced by Joe Henry.
The Refugees with Kenny Edwards “Compass Point”
from Keep the Light Alive - Celebrating the Music of Lowen & Navarro (AIX Records 2009) —Another from the wonderful Eric Lowen tribute Cindy Bullens, Wendy Waldeman, & Deborah Holland with the late Kenny Edwards (One of his last recordings) proceeds to ALS research.
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