The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Jan 29th 2011 3.00pm–5.00pm
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Time zone: central
Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys “Oozlin' Daddy Blues”
from San Antonio Rose, Volume 3 (Bear Family 2000) —Originally recorded in 1937 on Vocalion/Okeh. Alton Meeks “AL” STRICKLIN, piano player for many years with Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys, was born this week on January 29, 1908 in Antioch, TX. The melody sounds suspiciously like "Brown's Ferry Blues"
Speedy West and Jimmy Bryant “Speedin' West”
from Stratosphere Boogie: The Flaming Guitars of Speedy West and Jimmy Bryant (Razor & Tie 1995) —Recorded in 1953 for the Capitol label.
Fred Eaglesmith & The Flying Squirrels “Alcohol and Pills”
from Ralph's Last Show (Live In Santa Cruz) (Signature Sounds www.signaturesounds.com 2001) —FRED EAGLESMITH returns to St. Louis with the Fred Eaglesmith Band and The Ginn Sisters on Friday, February 11th for an 8PM show at Off Broadway. Fred produced the Ginn Sisters’ latest release, “You Can’t Take a Bad Girl Home”. This is a Todd Snider son
Wayne Hancock “Tulsa” (Bloodshot Records www.bloodshotrecords.com 2006) —WAYNE HANCOCK makes his semi-annual appearance in St. Louis on Saturday, February 19th for a show at Off Broadway. St. Louis’ own Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three will open. We’ll see if we can get Wayne to stop by KDHX before the show that day.
Charlie Louvin “Wreck on the Highway”
from Charlie Louvin Sings Murder Ballads & Disaster Songs (Tompkins Square 2008)
Linda Ronstadt and Carl Jackson “New Partner Waltz”
from Livin', Lovin', Losin' - Songs of the Louvin Brothers (Universal South 2003) —This is a very fine compilation of various artists covering songs written and/or recorded by the Louvin Brothers. Carl Jackson produced it and it won a Grammy.
The Louvin Brothers “The First One to Love You”
from When I Stop Dreaming: The Best of the Louvin Brothers (Razor & Tie 1995) —Originally recorded in 1956 on the Capitol label.
Alison Krauss and James Taylor “How's the World Treating You?”
from Livin' Lovin' Losin': Songs of the Louvin Brothers (Univeral South 2003)
Vince Gill and Terri Clark “I Can't Keep You In Love With Me”
from Livin' Lovin' Losin': Songs of the Louvin Brothers (Universal South 2003)
The Louvin Brothers “I 'm Ready to Go Home”
from Satan Is Real CD Album (CAPITOL NASHVILLE 1996) —Originally recorded in 1959 on Capitol. This album has one of the great covers of all time, conceived by Ira. Flaming shredded tires and a 12-foot plywood devil create a picture of hell. The boys were almost overcome from the fumes during shooting.
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