Songwriters Showcase (Music)
Sun Apr 3rd 2011 10.00am–12.00pm
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Amy Black “Whiskey And Wine”
from One Time (Reuben 2011) N —Lots of new releases, let's get started, Amy's 2nd release and 1st of all original tunes, is very impressive.
Lucinda Williams “Seeing Black”
from Blessed Single (Lost Highway 2011) N —Personally I'd kind of lost interest in Lucinda's recent work, she returns to form on her new release, including this Vic Chestnut tribute.
Mary McBride “Big Old Oak Table”
from Everything Seemed Alright (Rogan 2002) —Mary will be opening for Kinky Friedman at Off Broadway on April 29, all the more reason to go see the Texas legend, the late Willie P. Bennett on mandolin, and a couple Fred Eaglesmith co-writes.
Kinky Friedman “Rapid City, South Dakota”
from Kinky Friedman (MCA 1974) —@ Off Broadway on April 29, first time in town in more than a decade, author, comedian, failed governor canidate and a unique experience , don't miss it !!
Gretchen Peters “You Don't Even Know Who I Am (Demo)”
from Circus Girl: The Best of Gretchen Peters (Scarlet Letter 2009) —Written by Gretchen, this song was a #1 hit for Patty Loveless. Gretchen and keyboard player extraordinar, new husband Barry Walsh will be at the Turner Hall in Mt. Olive with Tom Russell & Thad Beckman on Saturday, October 8.
Tom Russell “Cross of Guadalupe”
from Museum of Memories 1972 - 2002 (Dark Angel 2002) —Tom will be at Off Broadway on Friday, October 7 and at the Turner Hall in Mt. Olive the following night with Gretchen Peters, Tom's new cd "Mesabi" due out in September.
Sam Baker “Baseball”
from Mercy (Sam Baker 2004) —Opening Day couldn't have come soon enough! Check out the remarkable story of Sam Baker on his website.
Drive-by Truckers “Used to Be a Cop”
from Go-Go Boots (ATO www.atorecords.com 2011) N R —A phone in request for this Patterson Hood song, I should really get to know the Truckers better, there's just way to much music to do justice too, or keep up with in 2 hours a week !!
Eva Trout “Beautiful South”
from Eva Trout (Kirtland Records 1997) —Ozzie band that is no longer, although Grant Shanahan and Bek - Jean Stewart are still making great music.
NQ Arbuckle “Postcard from Princess”
from X O K (Six Shooter Records 2008) —Toronto based band headed by singer/songwriter Neville Quinlan just picked up a Juno award for best roots -traditional album for their release " Let's Just Stay Here" with Carolyn Mark
J.P. Cormier “Another Morning” (BOREALIS 1997) —Nova Scotia's instrumental wiz, is currently producing Chuck Brodsky's new and upcoming release.
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