The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Aug 6th 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
Jimmy Bryant “Frettin' Fingers” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995) —Originally recorded in 1955 for Capitol.Buy it!
Buck Owens and his Buckaroos “Medley: Under Your Spell Again, Above and Beyond, Excuse Me (I Think I've Got a Heartache), Foolin' Around, Hello Trouble, Truck Drivin' Man” from Carnegie Hall Concert (Sundazed 2000) —The Buckaroos' Carnegie Hall concert took place on March 25, 1968.Buy it!
Jim Lauderdale “Sweet Rosie Jones” from Happy Birthday Buck: A Texas Salute to Buck Owens (Texas Roundup Records 2002) —Lots of great Texas musicians offer their salute to Buck on this fine compilation.Buy it!
Rosie Flores “Down to the River” from Happy Birthday Buck: A Texas Tribute to Buck Owens (Texas Roundup Records 2002)Buy it!
Wynn Stewart “WIshful Thinking” from The Very Best of Wynn Stewart, 1958-1962 CD ALBUM (Varese Sarabande 2001) —The late, great Ralph Mooney on pedal steel. Recorded in 1959 for the Challenge label.Buy it!
The Maddox Brothers and Rose “You've Been Talking in Your Sleep” from Maddox Brothers and Rose (King 1997) —Recorded ca. 1946 on the 4-Star label, the great Roy Nichols on lead electric guitar.Buy it!
Tom Russell “The Death of Jimmy Martin” from Wounded Heart of America (Hightone 2009) —Tom Russell returns to our area October 7th at Off Broadway and October 8th at the Turner Hall in Mt. Olive, IL.Buy it!
Mel Tillis “Good Woman Blues” from Greatest Hits (Curb 1991) —Lonnie Melvin “MEL” TILLIS was born on August 8, 1932 in Tampa, FL and will be 79 years old on Monday. He was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1972 and the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2007.Buy it!
Raul Malo “Lonely Hearts” from Lucky One (Fantasy 2009) —RAUL Francisco Martinez-MALO, Jr, former lead singer of The Mavericks, was born on August 7, 1965 in Miami, FL and will be 46 years old tomorrow.Buy it!
Darrell Scott “You'll Never Leave Harlan Alive” from Live in NC (Full Light www.darrellscott.com 2004) —Singer-songwriter James DARRELL SCOTT was born on August 6, 1959 in London, KY and is 42 years old today.Buy it!
Webb Pierce “Slowly” from Webb "The Wondering Boy" Pierce, 1951-1958 (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 1990) —From Decca in 1954, the first recording with a pedal steel guitar, played by its inventor, Bud Isaacs.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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