The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Jan 5th 2013 3.00pm–5.00pm
Time zone: central
Roger Miller “Lock, Stock and Teardrops” from King of the Road: The Genius of Roger Miller (MERCURY NASHVILLE 1966) —Recorded 50 years ago in 1963 for RCA, and featuring Pete Drake's talking steel guitar..Buy it!
Jim Byrnes “Don't Let Her Know” from I Hear the Wind In the Wires (Black Hen Music 2012) L —Jim grew up on the city's north side and emigrated to Vancouver almost 40 years ago. This is a Buck Owens song.Buy it!
Rhonda Vincent and the Rage “Drivin' Nails In My Coffin” from Ragin' Live (Rounder Records www.rounder.com 2005) L —Rhonda and the Rage are at Grant Shelter (indoors) at Jefferson Barracks Park next Thursday, January 10th, 7PM. LJ and the DJs with Walter and Willa Volz open the show.Buy it!
The Carolina Chocolate Drops “Jackson” from We Walk the LIne: A Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash (Legacy 2012) —This disc was recorded on April 20th of last year at the Moody Theater in Austin as part of an 80th birthday salute to Johnny Cash.Buy it!
Robert Earl Keen “The Bluegrass Widow” from The Party Never Ends: Songs You Know from the Times You Can't Remember (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2003)Buy it!
Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys “Time Changes Everything” from San Antonio Rose, Volume 5 (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 2000) —Originally recorded for Columbia in 1940, Tommy Duncan co-wrote this one.Buy it!
Leon McAuliffe & His Western Swing Band “Take It Away, Leon” from Steelin' It: The Steel Guitar Story (Proper 2008) —Recorded live at the Playmor Ballroom in Tulsa, OK in 1947 and released on the Majestic label.Buy it!
Mike Auldridge “Wake Forest” from The Great Dobro Sessions: A Gathering of Resophonic Pickers (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 1994) —RIP Mike Auldridge, December 30, 1938-December 29, 2012.Buy it!
The Red-Headed Strangers “Hello Stranger” from Live at the Focal Point (self 2011) L —The RHS return to the scene of their 2011 recording almost two years to the day as they play The Focal Point next Saturday, January 12th. The Trio Project will also perform, 8PMBuy it!
Carrie Rodriguez “Devil in Mind” from Give Me All You Got (Ninth Street Opus 2013) N —Carrie returns to St. Louis on Wednesday, February 13th at the Old Rock House, 8:30PM. This is a Listening Room Series show.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!