The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat May 14th 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
The Austin Lounge Lizards “Gingrich the Newt” from Small Minds (Watermelon` 1995) —As NEWT GINGRICH announces his candidacy for the Republican nomination for President in 2012 and resurrects his political career it’s fitting that we resurrect this Austin Lounge Lizards classic.Buy it!
Pat Flynn “Shape I'm In” from ReQuest (Request Records 2004) —PAT FLYNN of New Grass Revival was born on May 17, 1952 in Los Angeles, CA and will be 59 years old on Tuesday. One written by Robbie Robertson.Buy it!
Dave Dudley “Truck Drivin' Son of a Gun (Re-Recorded)” from Truck Drivin' Son of a Gun: The Mercury Hit Singles 1963-1973 (Edsel 2004) R —Recorded in 1965.Buy it!
Hank Williams and His Drifting Cowboys “I Can't Help It (If I'm Still in Love with You)” from The Unreleased Recordings, Volume 1 (Time Life 2008) R —As Hank's intro notes, this live version from the Mother's Best shows in 1951 was aired before the record was released.Buy it!
Ray Price and the Cherokee Cowboys “A Way to Survive” from Ray Price And The Cherokee Cowboys (Bear Family 1995) —Give me a twelve bar blues and a Ray Price shuffle and I'm a pretty happy guy musically speaking.Buy it!
Jonathan Edwards “Honky Tonk Stardust Cowboy” from Rollin' Along: Live in Holland (Strictly Country Records 2008) —JONATHAN EDWARDS will be at The Old Rock House on Friday, May 20th as part of the Listening Room Series. Show time is 8:30PM. “We’re gonna lay around the shanty mama, and put a good buzz on”.Buy it!
Roy Book Binder “I'm Just an Old Chunk of Coal” from Polk City Ramble (Rounder www.rounder.com 1998) —Acoustic bluesman ROY BOOKBINDER will be at Off Broadway next Saturday for a 9PM show. He’s another of those (then) young guitar slingers who learned from one of the masters, Reverend Gary Davis.Buy it!
Buck Owens “The House Down the Block” from Young Buck (Rhino 1994) —Sixty years ago tomorrow BUCK OWENS moved from Phoenix to Bakersfield, CA. From September 1951 to May 1958 Buck had the residency, sort of, at The Blackboard, one of Bakersfield’s top country joints. Buck recorded this song in 1957 for the Pep label.Buy it!
The Louvin Brothers “My Baby's Gone” from When I Stop Dreaming: The Best of the Louvin Brothers (Razor & Tie 1995)Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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