Uncontrollable Urge (Music)
With bobEE Sweet
Wed Jun 20th 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
Doc Watson And Clarence Ashley “Willie Moore” from The Original Folkways Recordings (Smithsonian Folkways 1994) —1960/62. A belated tribute to the late great Doc Watson to start off the show. Early in his career they went down to Deep Gap, NC to record the infamous Clarence Ashley and were introduced to the amazing Doc Watson in the process.Buy it!
Doc and Richard Watson “Moody River” from Third Generation Blues (SUGAR HILL 1999) —And from later in his career (although he kept playing for another 12 years after this recording), playing w/ his grandson Richard. His guitar playing stayed strong and I love his mature voice.Buy it!
John Doe and Exene Cervenka “Lonesome War” from John Doe and Exene Cervenka Singing and Playing (Moonlight Graham Records 2012) N —Sorry I missed John Doe at Twangfest this year, by all accounts a great show,Buy it!
The Minus 5 “Rifle Called Goodbye” from Minus 5 (Yep Roc 2006) —Off their record often referred to as the Gun Album. Reminds me that in just a couple weeks, on July 4 will be my annual "Gun Show"Buy it!
Devo “Be Stiff (Stiff Version)” from Pioneers Who Got Scalped: The Anthology. (Warner Archive 2000) —1978. Stiff Records. Toni "Hey Mickey" Basil did a good cover of this, look up the video on YouTube.Buy it!
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