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Spinitron - KDHX: Songwriters Showcase Sun Jan 30th 2011

Songwriters Showcase (Music)

Sun Jan 30th 2011 10.00am–12.00pm

R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links

Time zone: central


Peter Katz & the Curious “Acadian Driftwood”
from Garth Hudson Presents: A Canadian Celebration of the Band (Curve 2010) N  —Garth Hudson handpicked Canadian artists to cover songs from the Band.


Danko Fjeld Anderson “Twilight”
from Ridin' on the Blinds (Grappa 1994) —This trio featuring Jonas Fjeld, the late Rick Danko, and Eric Anderson recorded 2 wonderful cd's in Norway.


Barrance Whitfield w/Tom Russell “Daniel and the Sacred Harp”
from Cowboy Mambo (ESD 1993) —Andrew Hardin also sings one verse on this great Band cover.


The Band “Evangeline”
from The Last Waltz (Rhino/Warner Bros. 2002) —with Emmylou ...


Lori McKenna “The Most”
from Lorraine (self 2004) N  —Just released12 great originals, earley contender for 2011 top ten.


Kinky Friedman “The Ballad of Ira Hayes”
from Lasso From El Paso (Sony 1976) —Kinky Friedman will be in town Friday, April 29 at Off Broadway.


Lynn Miles “Fearless Heart”
from Fall for Beauty (TRUE NORTH RECORDS 2010) N  —Can't stop playing this...


Sam Baker “Baseball”
from Mercy (Sam Baker 2004) —Check out the amazing story of Sam Baker on his website,


The Decemberists “Don't Carry It All”
from The King Is Dead (Capitol Records 2011) N  —w/backing vocals from Gillian Welch and David Rawlings and mandolin from Peter Buck (R.E.M. guitarist).


Turnpike Troubadours “7&7”
from Diamonds & Gasoline (Onward Music 2009) —Current single from these Oklahoma Rockers.


The Ozark Mountain Daredevils “Country Girl”
from Time Warp: The Very Best of the Ozark Mountain Daredevils (A&M 2000) —At the Argosy Alton Belle Casino, February 18 & 19


The Flood “Hello Blue Sky”
from The Late Late Show (self 2005) —Features Kevin Welch doing an acoustic guitar solo ...


Bill Chambers “Letter to Fred”
from Drifting South (Whitewater Records 2009) —Kasey's Pop doing an ode to Fred Eaglesmith and the late Willie Bennet.


Fred Eaglesmith “Time to Get a Gun”
from Lipstick Lies & Gasoline (Razor & Tie www.razorandtie.com 1997) —Fred will be in town at Off Broadway on Friday, February 11.


Amy Speace “This Love”
from The Killer In Me (Wildflower Records 2008) —Another recent discovery, very impressive.


Adam Carroll & Michael O'Connor “New Years Eve”
from Hard Times (Adam Carroll 2009) —The best of a new crop of Texas Singer Songwriters, joined by Michael O'conner who travels frequently with Slaid Cleaves.


Kris Kristofferson “San Francisco Mabel Joy”
from Frisco Mabel Joy Revisited: For Mickey Newbury (Appleseed I discovered this song when Pete Seeger passed last year. What a gift. 2000) —Kris will be playing a show with Merle Haggard at the Fox on Wednesday, March 9.


Rodney Crowell “Banks of the Old Bandera”
from The Houston Kid (Sugar Hill Records www.sugarhillrecords.com 2001) —Rodney Crowell will be at the Duck Room on Monday, February 28.


Christine Collister “For a Dancer”
from Under Construction (Stereoscout 2010) N  —Lost track of this great English singer played in the past with Richard Thompson and Clive Gregson, always been one of my favorite singers, does a cover of one of jackson Browne's best songs.


The Jayhawks “Precious Time”
from Tomorrow the Green Grass (remastered) (American 2011) N  —Great to hear these unreleased Jayhawk songs.


Amos Lee “Clear Blue Eyes”
from Mission Bell (Blue Note 2011) N  —Duet w/Lucinda Williams


Ben Bedford “Annabelle #2”
from Lincoln's Man (Hopeful Sky 2008) L —Ben will be at the Focal Point on Saturday, February 5.


Neil Young w/the Sadies “This Wheel's On Fire”
from Garth Hudson Presents: A Canadian Celebration of the Band (Curve 2010) N  —One more from the amazing Band Tribute, be careful out there, thanks for listening, see you next week, support live music.

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