The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Jul 21st 2012 3.00pm–5.00pm
Time zone: central
The Carter Family “The Wildwood Flower”
from Anchored in Love: Their Complete Victor Recordings, 1927-1928 (Rounder 1993) N
Cathy Barton and Dave Parra “Guerrilla Man”
from Johnny Whistletrigger: Civil War Songs form the Western Border (Big Canoe 1993) —CATHY BARTON and DAVE PARA return to The Focal Point for a show next Saturday, July 28th at 8PM. Almost 20 years ago they, along with the late Bob Dyer from Boonville, released this fine album of Civil War songs from the Western border, i.e., Missouri.
George Jones “Color of the Blues”
from Cup of Loneliness: The Classic Mercury Years, Volume 1 (Polygram 1994) —Recorded in 1959 on the Mercury label.
Richard Gilewitz “St. Louis Blues”
from Tasmania Live (GillaZilla Records 2011) —Fingerpick style guitarist RICHARD GILEWITZ will be in the St. Louis area for shows next weekend, Friday night at The Focal Point and Saturday night at Log House Concerts. For more go to www.thefocalpoint.org or www.loghouseconcerts.com.
Homer and Jethro “Tennessee, Tennessee”
from America's Song Butchers: The Weird World of Homer & Jethro (BMG 1997)
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)”
from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)