Van Morrison “Caravan” from Moondance (Warner 1970)Buy it!
Delaney and Bonnie “Things Get Better” from Home (stax 1969)Buy it!
The Emotions “When Tomorrow Comes” from Chronicle: Greatest Hits (stax 1979) —Sheila, Wanda and Jeanette HutchinsonBuy it!
Abigail Washburn “Burn Thru” from City of Refuge (Rounder www.rounder.com 2011) N —great band including Bill Frisell, Jeremy Kittel and Viktor KraussBuy it!
The Earlies “Bring It Back Again” from These Were the Earlies (Secretly Canadian Records 2004) —Brandon Carr, J.M. Lapham, Christian Madden and Giles HattonBuy it!
Bottle Rockets “Kid Next Door” from Lean Forward (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2009) R L —opening up for and backing up Marshall Crenshaw tonight at Off BroadwayBuy it!
Neil Young “Love and War” from Le Noise (Reprise 2010)Buy it!
Daniel Martin Moore “Dark Road” from In the Cool of the Day (Sub Pop 2011) N —A nice new take on an old time classic, best known perhaps by Grayson and WhitterBuy it!
Ian Walsh and Kevin Buckley “Say Darlin' Say” from Keeping It Reel (Mountain Rose www.buckleyandwalsh.com 2011) N L —beautifully recorded album of old time American and Irish tunes (and more)Buy it!
The Decemberists “Calamity Song” from The King Is Dead (Capitol Records 2011) N Buy it!
Steve Earle “The Galway Girl” from Transcendental Blues (E-Squared, LLC/Artemis Records 2000) R Buy it!
Ron Sexsmith “Love Shines” from Long Player Late Bloomer (Thirty Tigers www.thirtytigers.com 2011) —due out early MarchBuy it!
Norah Jones (with Belle & Sebastian) “Little Lou, Ugly Jack, Prophet John” from ...Featuring (EMI 2010) —If you're even a casual fan of Ms. Jones, this album is a great mixtape.Buy it!
Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys “It's Mighty Dark to Travel” from The Essential Bill Monroe and His Blue Grass Boys (1945-1949) (Columbia 1947)Buy it!
Merle Haggard “I'm Always On a Mountain When I Fall” (MCA 1978)Buy it!
Lucinda Williams “Gentle On My Mind” from Talladega Nights Soundtrack (Sony Pictures 2006)Buy it!
Twilight Hotel “Mahogany Veneer” from When the Wolves Go Blind (Killbeat 2010)Buy it!
Glen Campbell “These Days” from Meet Glen Campbell (Capitol Records 2008)Buy it!
Townes Van Zandt “Tecumseh Valley” from Rear View Mirror (Sugar Hill Records ww.sugarhillrecords.com 1993) R Buy it!
O.V. Wright “Everybody Knows (The River Song)” from The Soul of O.V. Wright (MCA 1992)Buy it!
Joe Simon “Someone to Give My Love To” from More Dirty Laundry: The Soul of Black Country (Trikont 2008)Buy it!
Carrie Rodriguez & Ben Kyle “Your Lonely Heart” from We Still Love Our Country (Ninth St Opus 2011)Buy it!
Jon Hardy and The Public “A Hard Year” from A Hard Year EP (self 2010) L —performing at the Sheldon Ballroom on FridayBuy it!
Drive-by Truckers “My Sweet Annette” from Decoration Day (Lost Highway 2003)Buy it!
Velvet Underground “Rock and Roll” from Loaded (Cotillion 1970)Buy it!
Dale Watson “I Hate These Songs” from Best of the Hightone Years (Hightone 2008) —The Lonestar State legend returns to St. Louis for a show at Off Broadway, Sunday night. Plus: A benefit for KDHX.Buy it!
Waylon Jennings “Slow Movin' Outlaw” from The Outlaws (RCA)Buy it!
Gregg Allman “Blind Man” from Low Country Blues (Rounder www.rounder.com 2011) —Originally done, I believe, by Bobby Blue Bland; here featuring a killer band, including Dr. John, Doyle Bramhall II, drummer Jay Bellerose and Dennis CrouchBuy it!
Rod Stewart “My Way Of Giving” from Gasoline Alley (Mercury 1970) —featuring Ronnie Lane, Ian McLagan, Ron Wood and the might Kenny Jones on drumsBuy it!
Jason Anderson “El Paso” from The Hopeful and the Unafraid (K Records 2008) —an insanely talented young rocker from the Granite StateBuy it!
Only Son “Falling Behind in the Game” from Searchlight (Megaforce 2011) N —Jack Dishel (former lead guitarist for The Moldy Peaches)Buy it!
Telekinesis “You Turn Clear In the Sun” from 12 Desperate Straight Lines (Merge www.mergerecords.com 2011) N —Due out Feb. 15Buy it!
Marshall Crenshaw “Whenever You're On My Mind” from Field Day (Warner Bros. 1983) —at Off Broadway tonight, backed up by the Bottle RocketsBuy it!
The Bigger Lovers “LIttle Giant” from Little Giant Maxi Single (self-released 2011) N —Nice to have the Philly power pop band backBuy it!
Destroyer “Chinatown” from Kaputt (Merge www.mergerecords.com 2011) N —Mon 3/28 Destroyer with the War on Drugs – Luminary Center for the ArtsBuy it!
La Sera “Devils Hearts Grow Gold” from La Sera (Hardly Art 2011) N —Katy Goodman (of Vivian Girls). Read more and dowload the single at http://kdhx.org/blogBuy it!
Bob Dylan “Trying to Get to Heaven” from Time Out of Mind CD ALBUM (Columbia 1997)Buy it!
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