The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Jan 26th 2013 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
Mandy Heinemann “Bound for Tennessee” from The Real Me (Right Side Up Records 2013) N —Mandy Heinemann has a CD release house concert at Gary and Roberta Gordon's Civil War-era home in Sparta, IL. For tickets and information call Mandy at 618.708.0221.Buy it!
The Gordons “End of a Long Hard Day” (Reception Records 1997) L —The Gordons are at The Gathering Place in Sparta next Saturday, February 2nd, 6:30PM show, along with Mandy Heinemann. For more info, www.thegatheringplaceoffbroadway.com.Buy it!
Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys “Fan It” from San Antonio Rose, Volume 2 (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 2000) —A Western swing classic written by Johnnie Lee Wills, who also has the lead vocal. From the Columbia label in 1936.Buy it!
Cowboy Jazz “Cow Cow Boogie” from That's What I Like about the West (Rounder Records www.rounderrecords.com 1990) —Originally recorded in 1981, this Maryland-based group recorded two albums for Rounder in the 1980s. Thanks to Casey for this.Buy it!
Junior Brown “Almost to Tulsa” from Volume Ten - EP (Junior Brown 2012) N —Written by Buddy Charlton and originally recorded by the Texas Troubadors with Leon Rhodes. Junior plays both parts on his guit-steel.Buy it!
The Texas Troubadors “This Ain't the Blues” from Almost To Tulsa: The Instrumentals (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 2008) —Buddy and Leon Rhodes are featured on this classic Texas Troubadors instrumental.Buy it!
Buddy Emmons “Any Time” from Amazing Steel Guitar: the Buddy Emmons Collection (Razor and Tie 1997) —Originally recorded in 1963 for the Mercury label and released as part of "Steel Guitar Jazz".Buy it!
Ray Price and the Cherokee Cowboys “Born to Lose” from Ray Price and the Cherokee Cowboys, Volume 9 (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 1995) —Originally recorded in 1965 for Columbia, this was written by steel guitarist/bandleader Ted Daffan. Buddy Emmons on the steel here.Buy it!
Dale Watson and His Lone Stars “I Lie When I Drink” from El Rancho Azul (Red House www.redhouse.com 2013) N —New music from Dale, who will be at Off Broadway on March 1st along with Sleepy LaBeef and Jason D. Williams.Buy it!
Merle Haggard And The Strangers “I Started Loving You Again” from Down Every Road, Volume 2 (CAPITOL 1996) —Originally recorded 45 years ago this week in 1968 for the Capitol label. Chorus - verse - chorus, simple yet one of Hag's very best. All songwriters should practice such minimalist chops.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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