The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Feb 5th 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
Ernest Tubb and Loretta Lynn “Who's Gonna Take the Garbage Out”
from Honky Tonk Girl - The Loretta Lynn Collection (Box Set) (MCA NASHVILLE 1994) —Originally recorded in 1969 for Decca.
Conway Twitty and Loretta Lynn “After the Fire Is Gone”
from Conway Twitty and Loretta Lynn: The Definitive Collection (MCA NASHVILLE 2005) —CONWAY TWITTY and LORETTA LYNN’s first duet together was this gem, which debuted on the charts 30 years ago tomorrow on February 6, 1971. It stayed there for 14 weeks, two of which were at #1.
Willie Nelson “Blue Eyes Crying In the Rain”
from Red Headed Stranger (COLUMBIA/LEGACY 2000) —WILLIE NELSON recorded “Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain” this week in 1975 and it was released later that year on “The Red Headed Stranger”. Written by Fred Rose, it became Willie’s first #1 song and earned him a Grammy for Best Country Male Vocal.
Wilma Lee and Stoney Cooper “Johnny, My Love (Grandma's Diary)”
from The Very Best of Wilma Lee and Stoney Cooper and the Clinch Mountain Clan (Hickory 2002) —Originally recorded for the Hickory label in 1960 and written by Felice & Boudleaux Bryant, this goes out to Carole Brown in Golconda, who is editing her own "Grandma's Diary".
Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives “Little Heartbreaker (The Likes of You)”
from Ghost Train (SUGAR HILL www.sugarhillrecords.com 2010) N —Marty co-wrote this one with Ralph Mooney, who is featured here with his post-Bakersfield pedal steel sound, one more closely identified with Waylon.
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)”
from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)
Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.