Songwriters Showcase (Music)
Sun May 1st 2011 10.00am–12.00pm
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Emmylou Harris “The Road”
from Hard Bargain (Nonesuch 2011) N —Welcome, it feels like old times opening with new Emmylou, all originals , including this love song to Gram Parsons.
Slaid Cleaves “Broke Down” (Philo 2000) —Co-written with Rod Picott ... Slaid will be at Off Broadway on Wednesday, June 22, this song was featured in the Michael Douglas movie "Solitary Man".
Guy Clark “Stuff That Works”
from Dublin Blues (Asylum 1995) —Classic Guy song, Co-write with Rodney Crowell, an on-line request (Songwriters), all the best to Guy and his knee replacement.
Foster and Lloyd “Picasso's Mandolin”
from It's Already Tomorrow (Effin Ell 2011) N —Great to see these guys back together, & sounding great after 10 yrs. apart, one they wrote with Guy Clark, and who better to play mandolin than Sam Bush.
Bob Dylan “Forever Young”
from Dylan (Columbia 1973) —To celebrate Bob Dylan's 70th birthday, KDHX is having a benefit/tribute night at Off Broadway on Friday, May 27. Bob's actual birthday is May 24, stay Forever Young !!!
Keith Sykes “Volcano”
from Country Morning Music (Keith Sykes 2011) N —Written with JImmy Buffett, Memphis based songwriter with great acoustic versions of songs he wrote with John Prine, Guy & Susanna Clark, etc.
Matraca Berg “Oh Cumberland”
from The Dreaming Fields (Dualtone 2011) N —Matraca's first new release in over a decade, and well worth the wait, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's Jeff Hanna joins his wife on this cut, co-written with Gary Harrison.
Amy Black “Whiskey And Wine”
from One Time (Reuben 2011) N —Blue Grass tinged originals from this Boston based performer, a favorite of this show, Mark Erelli joins in on this one.
Tom Russell “The Dogs Bark But the Caravan Moves On”
from Museum of Memories 1972 - 2002 (Dark Angel 2002) —A live cut with Tom in peak form, this limited edition is almost out of print (www.villagerecords.com)Tom will be at Off Broadway on October 7 and in Mt. Olive with Gretchen Peters on October 8.
Colin Linden “Which Way Does the M&O Run?”
from Southern Jumbo (High Romance Music Inc. 2005) —1/3 of Blackie & The Rodeo Kings, only 6 weeks to the long awaited "Kings & Queens" with Emmylou, Rosanne, Lucinda, Pam Tillis, Sam Phillips, Patty Scialfa, Exene Cervanka, Amy Helm, & 6 More, Can't Wait !!!!
Don Lange “Take the Children and Run” (Barking Spider donlange.com 2011) N —Thanks for listening, this song seemed very relevant today, check out Don on the web the best songwriter who makes award winning Pinot Noir, a great combination.
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