Songwriters Showcase (Music)
Sun Feb 13th 2011 10.00am–12.00pm
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Steve Earle “Valentine'S Day” from I Feel Alright (Warner Bros. 1996) —Welcome to the Valentine's edition of Songwriter Showcase In tribute to tomorrow ...Buy it!
Michael Elwood and Beth Galiger “Rolling Valentine” (Dejadisc 1995) —Don't know where Michael Elwood has gone, a really fine songwriter who has seemed to have vanished.Buy it!
Joe Ely “Saint Valentine” from Letter to Laredo (MCA 1995) —a great song from one of Joe's best cd's.Buy it!
David Munyon “Valentine” from Down to the Wire (Glitterhouse 1997) —David is an obscure songwriter from Alabama, has 8 or 9 really good cd's worth checking out, love this Civil War tune.Buy it!
Ian and Sylvia “Spanish is a Loving Tongue” from Greatest Hits (Vanguard Records vanguardrecords.com 1970) —Ian took this song from a poem by Badger Clark called the Boarder Affair, Ian and his then wife Sylvia put out some beautiful music together.Buy it!
Bek-Jean Stewart “Lost On the Winding Road” from Junior Years (Laughing Outlaw Records 2007) —Duet w/Perry Keyes Bek-Jean is currently the drummer and back up singer in Perry's BandBuy it!
Kris Kristofferson “Loving Her Was Easier (Than Anything I'll Ever Do Again)” from Singer/Songwriter (Sony 1991) —Kris will be playing a show with Merle Haggard at the Fox on Wednesday, March 9.Buy it!
Mary McCaslin “The Bramble And The Rose” from Best of Mary McCaslin - Things We Said Today (Philo 1992) —Mary sings this song with her late husband, Jim Ringer, the song was written by Barbara Keith who heads up the power rock trio the Stone Coyotes.Buy it!
Robbie Robertson “When the Night Was Young” from How to Become Clairvoyant (429 Records 2011) N —The best song I've heard Robbie do since he left the Band.Buy it!
Cowboy Junkies “Clothes Line Saga” from Garth Hudson Presents a Canadian Celebration of The Band (Curve Music Inc. 2010) N —Another tune from Garth Hudson's amazing Band tribute written by Dylan for the Basement Tapes.Buy it!
Blackie and The Rodeo Kings “Lace and Pretty Flowers” from High or Hurtin (High Romance 1996) —Colin Linden, Stephen Fearing, & Tom Wilson got together to record a tribute to Willie P. Bennet RIP 2/15/2008, it worked so well they have remained together, new all duet cd due in May.Buy it!
Tim Grimm & Jason Wilber “Amber Waves - Reprise” from Amber Waves (Vault 2000) —Tim with his wife, they will be at Espenschied Chapel in Mascoutah today at 2 PMBuy it!
Fred Eaglesmith “Rebecca Street” from Live @ KDHX 2-11-2011 (KDHX kdhx.org 2011) N —A song from his new cd Cha Cha Cha Fred was in studio prior to his show on Friday, February 11.Buy it!
Fred Eaglesmith “Thirty Years Of Farming” from Live @ KDHX 2-11-2011 (KDHX kdhx.org 2011) N —A blugrass hit for James KingBuy it!
Fred Eaglesmith “Chicory Ridge” from Live @ KDHX 2-11-2011 (KDHX kdhx.org 2011) N —A new oneBuy it!
Fred Eaglesmith “Wilder Than Her” from Live @ KDHX 2-11-2011 (KDHX kdhx.org 2011) N R —It was a real treat having Fred in the KDHX Studio, he put on a wonderful show at Off Braodway Friday Night looks like he's taking a cue from Dave Alvin with 4 of the six band members being Female.Buy it!
Carrie Rodriguez and Ben Kyle “If I Needed You” from We Still Love Our Country (Ninth Street Opus 2010) N —Carrie will be at the Old Rockhouse with Mary Gauthier and Erin McKeown this Monday, February 14.Buy it!
Mary Gauthier “I Drink” from Drag Queens in Limousines (In The Black Records 2000) —Mary writes great songs with very dark themes, part of a really strong lineup Monday at the Old Rock House.Buy it!
Chris Knight “It Ain't Easy Being Me” from Chris Knight (Decca Records 1998) —Chris Knight will be at Off Broadway on March 17. Wear green.Buy it!
Kinky Friedman “Men's Room L.A.” from Lasso From El Paso (Sony 1976) —Kinky Friedman will be Off Broadway on Friday, April 29. That was Ringo Starr playing the voice of God on this song.Buy it!
Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers “That Summer Feeling” from Jonathan Sings! (sire 1983) —65 degrees just had to play this song, Jonathan Richman will be at Off Broadway this Wednesday night, February 16.Buy it!
Chip Taylor & Carrie Rodriguez “Angel of the Morning (Live)” from The New Bye and Bye (Train Wreck 2010) N —A request, one of Chip's best and most covered songs.Buy it!
James McMurtry “Painting By Numbers” from Too Long In the Wasteland (Columbia 1989) —James McMurtry will be at the Pageant Saturday, March 26 with the Bottle Rockets opening..Buy it!
Stan Rogers “Forty-Five Years” from Fogarty's Cove (Fogarty's Cove www.stanrogers.net 1977) —My favorite love song for Kathy and Shelley, Happy Valentines Day everyone, Thanks for listening !!Buy it!
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