Songwriters Showcase (Music)
Sun May 29th 2011 10.00am–12.00pm
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Eric Bogle “And The Band Played Waltzing Matilda”
from Scraps of Paper (Flyin' Fish 1983) —Eric great tale of an Aussie soldier, Memorial Day is shared by all countries. This show is dedicated to my Son-In-Law Larry in Afghanistan.
George Sanders “Skipping in the Mississippi Dew”
from Country Mornin' (George Sanders 1980) —Another John Hartford cover ...first time in awhile I've dug into my vinyl collection, have no idea what has happened to George Sanders.
Jill Andrews “Sound of the Bells”
from The Mirror (Liam 2011) N —Great new release, Jill will be playing the Thursday night of Twangfest, June 9, and dropping by the KDHX studios with Alan from Bittersweet Melody.
Slaid Cleaves “Wishbones” (Philo 2004) —Slaid accompanied by "Chojo" Jacques will be at Off Broadway on Wednesday, June 22. Local band Rough Shop opens.
Josh Ritter “Lillian Egypt”
from The Animal Years (V2 North America 2006) —Josh and the Royal City Band will be at Off Broadway on Friday, July 22, only seen Josh live once, solo, opening for Jimmie Dale at the Focal Point, looking forward to the full band.
Robbie Fulks “Let's Kill Saturday Night” (Geffen 1998) —Robbie will be headlining Friday, June 9 Twangfest (with Nora O'Connor). Great lineup every night, check out the website.
Blackie and The Rodeo Kings “If I Can't Have You”
from Kings and Queens (FU:M 2011) N —Long awaited Blackie and the Rodeo King's newest album featuring duets with many of the best female singers in the business. This one features some help from Lucinda Williams.
Owen Temple with Jamie Wilson “Mountain Home” (El Paisano 2011) N —Owen co-writes with Adam Carroll, Scott Nolan, Gordy Quist, Gabe Rhodes produces, Bukka Allen plays, some of the best young talent in Texas.
Kasey Chambers “Millionaires (feat. Beccy Cole) [Bonus Track]”
from Little Bird (Liberation 2010) —Duet with her best friend, Beccy Cole, Kasey never disappoints another winner.
Tom Russell “Modern Art” (Hightone 2003) —Tom has a new cd ready to go "Mesabi", you'll get a chance to hear it live 10/7 Off Broadway, 10/8 Turner Hall, Mt.Olive with Gretchen Peters.
Levon Helm “Evangeline”
from Ramble at the Ryman (Vanguard 2011) N —w/Sheryl Crow, if your in the area Tom Russell will be Levon's guest at his Moonlight Ramble June 4 in Woodstock.
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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