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Spinitron - KDHX: The Back Country Sat Feb 26th 2011

The Back Country (Music)

Sat Feb 26th 2011 3.00pm–5.00pm

R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links

Time zone: central

3:00pm

The Texas Troubadors “Almost To Tulsa” from Almost To Tulsa: The Instrumentals (Bear Family 2008)Buy it!

3:04pm

Merle Haggard “Workin' Man Blues (Re-Recorded)” from Down Every Road 3 (CAPITOL NASHVILLE) —Originally recorded in 1969 on Capitol.Buy it!

3:06pm

Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives “Hard Workin' Man” from Ghost Train (SUGAR HILL 2010N Buy it!

3:09pm

Kris Kristofferson “Me and Bobby McGee” from The Essential Kris Kristofferson (Columbia/ Legacy 2004) —Originally on Monument, same year as Workin' Man Blues. "Freedom's just another word for nothin' left to lose."Buy it!

3:16pm

Charlie Louvin “Ira” from Charlie Louvin (Tompkins Square 2007R Buy it!

3:20pm

Brennen Leigh “Are You Stringing Me Along” from The Box (self 2010N Buy it!

3:23pm

The Flyin' A's “Why Can't I Stop Loving You” from 'Til They Shut It Down (Flyin' A Records 2011N Buy it!

3:29pm

Doc Watson “There's More Pretty Girls Than One” from Elementary Dr. Watson (Tomato 2002) —Originally released in 1972.Buy it!

3:31pm

Doc Watson “The Train That Carried My Girl From Town” from The Essential Doc Watson (Vanguard 1986) —An All-Star recording that includes Grady Martin, Don Stover, Tommy Jackson, Buddy Spicher, Shot Jackson, Floyd Cramer, Junior Huskey and Buddy Harman. Originally recorded ca. 1973.Buy it!

3:35pm

Doc Watson and David Grisman “Fiddle Tune Medley” from Doc and Dawg (Acoustic Disc www.acousticdisc.com 1997) —The medley consists of East Tennessee Blues, Tennessee Wagoner and Beaumont Rag.Buy it!

3:38pm

Tommy Jarrell “Cluck Old Hen” from The Legacy of Tommy Jarrell, Vol. 1: Sail Away Ladies (County 1999) —Originally recorded ca. 1962.Buy it!

3:44pm

Roy Acuff and His Smokey Mountain Boys “One Old Shirt” from King of Country Music (Proper 2004) —On the Vocalion label.Buy it!

3:47pm

John Duffey “She's More To Be Pitied” from Always In Style (SUGAR HILL 2006)Buy it!

3:50pm

Joe Diffie “'Til Death” from Homecoming: The Bluegrass Album (Rounder www.rounder.com 2010N Buy it!

3:55pm

Kris Kristofferson “Why Me” from The Essential Kris Kristofferson (Columbia/ Legacy 2004R Buy it!

3:58pm

Roy Acuff and His Smokey Mountain Boys “Honky Tonk Mamas” from King of Country Music (Proper 2004) —Another one from 1938.Buy it!

4:07pm

Rodney Crowell “She's Crazy for Leavin'” from The Essential Rodney Crowell (Legacy 2004) —This originally appeared on Rodney's 1988 smash album, "Diamonds and Dirt", which yielded a record five #1 songs. Co-written by Guy Clark.Buy it!

4:10pm

Rodney Crowell “'Til I Gain Control Again” from The Rodney Crowell Collection (Rhino/Warner Bros. 1989) —One of his very best compositions, IMHO, originally released in 1981.Buy it!

4:15pm

Emmylou Harris and The Hot Band “Amarillo” from Elite Hotel (Warner 1975) —Rodney co-wrote this one with Emmylou. He was her first vocal partner after the death of Gram Parsons.Buy it!

4:21pm

Merle Travis “Threee Times Seven” from Capitol Classics (EMI 1993) —Another one Cliffie wrote, recorded in 1947 on Capitol.Buy it!

4:24pm

Hardrock Gunter “After Hours Guitar” from Country Guitar: America's Foremost Guitar Stylists (Nashville/Starday 1965)Buy it!

4:27pm

Hank Garland “The Third Man Theme” from Hank Garland & His Sugar Footers (Bear Family 1992) —Originally recorded in 1950 on Decca, this is a great version of the theme from Orson Welles' great example of film noir.Buy it!

4:30pm

Chet Atkins and Jerry Reed “Jerry's Breakdown” from Me and Chet (BMG 1998)Buy it!

4:33pm

Johnny Cash “Jim, I Wore a Tie Today” from Personal File (Columbia / Legacy 2006) —Recorded in 1973, released in 2006. A sublime matchup of great singer and great song, written by the incomparable Cindy Walker.Buy it!

4:36pm

Johnny Cash “Wanted Man” from Johnny Cash at San Quentin (Columbia 2000) —Recorded in 1969 on Columbia.Buy it!

4:39pm

Hank Williams and His Drifting Cowboys “My Sweet Love Ain't Around” from The Original Singles Collection Plus (MERCURY NASHVILLE 1991) —For the MGM label in 1948.Buy it!

4:42pm

Webb Pierce “In the Jailhouse Now” from King of the Honky-Tonk: Decca Masters, 1952-1959 (Country Music Foundation 2000) —Recorded for the Decca label late in 1954, this Jimmie Rodgers song was crazy popular the next year as it stayed at #1 for 21 straight weeks.Buy it!

4:44pm

The Everly Brothers “Bye, Bye, Love” from Heartaches and Harmonies (Rhino 1994)Buy it!

4:49pm

Dwight Yoakam “I'm a Honky Tonk Man” from Guitars, Cadillacs, Etc., Etc. (Warner 1986) —25 years ago this week Dwight released his first album for Warner, and the opening track announces that he's a honky tonk man. A Johnny Horton song.Buy it!

4:52pm

The Davis Sisters “I Forgot More Than You'll Ever Know (Original)” from Memories (Bear Family 1993) —From the RCA label in 1953.Buy it!

4:55pm

Bob Dunn's Vagabonds “You'll Pay Some Day” from Western Swing Chronicles, Volume 5 (Origin Jazz Library 2011N  —Originally recorded in 1939 for Decca, this song was written by Moon Mullican and features Moon on the recording.Buy it!

4:58pm

Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!

Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.