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Spinitron - KDHX: Songwriters Showcase Sun Feb 20th 2011

Songwriters Showcase (Music)

Sun Feb 20th 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

10:03am

Lori McKenna “Lorraine” (self 2004N  —Welcome to another edition of Songwriters Showcase Lori is avery successful Nashville songwriter and her new release is one of this years best.Buy it!

10:07am

Kris Kristofferson “For the Good Times” from Singer/Songwriter (Sony 1991) —Kris will be in town with Merle Haggard on Wednesday, March 9 2 legends at the Magnificent Fox Theatre, something you won't want to miss.Buy it!

10:11am

Gretchen Peters “On a Bus to St. Cloud” from Circus Girl: The Best of Gretchen Peters (Scarlet Letter 2009) —Speaking of successful Nashville songwriters Gretchen is at the top of the list, despite all the covers she does her songs better than anyone.Buy it!

10:18am

Harry Manx “Long Black Veil” from Bread and Buddha (Dog My Cat Records 2009) —Canada's superb muti instumentalist with a great take on this much covered classic.Buy it!

10:22am

The Great Big Sea “Knockin' Lost John” from Garth Hudson Presents a Canadian Celebration of The Band (Curve 2010N  —Can't get enough of this band tribute, the Nova Scotia band does Robbie Robertson's song from the Island cd, Garth Hudson on accordian.Buy it!

10:25am

Blackie and The Rodeo Kings “Boots of Leather” from Kings of Love (True North 1999) —Tom Wilson song, watch for Blackie's all duet, (14 great female singers) Kings and Queens due out Mothers Day, can't wait !!!Buy it!

10:29am

Chris Knight “Summer of '75” from Chris Knight (Decca Records 1998) —Chris will be at Off Broadway on Thursday March 17 St. Patty's Day Chris will be travelling with a full Band, have a shot of Jameson and get ready to rock.Buy it!

10:37am

Drive-by Truckers “Everybody Needs Love” from Go-Go Boots (ATO 2011N R  —A request, a soulfull cover of the Eddie Hinton song from the Truckers brand new release.Buy it!

10:42am

Hayes Carll “Bottle in My Hand” from Kmag Yoyo (& Other American Stories) (Lost Highway 2011N  —Hayes's 3rd release again gets high marks, joined here by friends, Todd Snider and Canadian Corb Lund.Buy it!

10:45am

Hail The Size “Crazy Girl (feat. Maria McKee)” from I Can't Die In LA (GoodDrummer Music ASCAP 2009) —Midwestern boys Charlie Ezell and Matt North joined by Maria McKee with a wonderfull under the radar debut.Buy it!

10:48am

Brock Zeman “GONE” from Ya Ain't Crazy Henny Penny (Mud Music 2010N  —One of Canada's best kept secrets.Buy it!

10:53am

Turnpike Troubadours “Diamonds & Gasoline” (Onward Music 2009) —The title track from these Oklahoma rockers, on my best of list from 2010.Buy it!

11:02am

Kinky Friedman “Somethin's Wrong with the Beaver” from Kinky Friedman (MCA 1974) —Stand up comic, Author, failed politician and legendary Singer Songwriter In town at Off Broadway on April 29 after a decade or so absence.Buy it!

11:05am

Reckless Kelly & Joe Ely “Rider In The Rain” from Sail Away: The Songs of Randy Newman (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2005) —Great cover from the Suger Hill Tribute, Randy Newman will be at the Sheldon this Friday, February 25.Buy it!

11:11am

Randy Newman “Dixie Flyer” from The Best of Randy Newman (Warner Archivs 2001) —Randy's up for another oscar next Sunday for his song from Toy Story 3Buy it!

11:15am

Rodney Crowell “Leavin' Louisiana in the Broad Daylight” from Small Worlds: The Crowell Collection 1978 - 1995 (Raven 2002) —Rodney at the Duck Room on Monday, February 28, Rodney will also be selling and signing copies of his new autobiography "Chinaberry Sidewalks" after the show.Buy it!

11:21am

Jerry Jeff Walker “Like a Coat from the Cold” from Ultimate Collection: Jerry Jeff Walker (Hip-O (UC) 2001) —A Guy Clark classic, Jerry Jeff Walker will be Wildwood Springs Lodge in late September the 27reserve your rooms early.Buy it!

11:25am

James McMurtry “Crazy Wind” from Too Long In the Wasteland (Columbia 1989) —James McMurtry, son of famed author Larry McMurtry is doing well on his own. He's headling a show at the Pageant on Saturday, March 26. Bottle Rockets opening.Buy it!

11:29am

Band of Heathens “L.A. County Blues” from One Foot In the Ether (BOH www.bohrecords.com 2009) —Texas songwriter Ed Jurdi, Colin Brooks, & Gordy Quist bring their band to Off broadway Sat. March 5 with a new cd in the can "Top Hat Crown & The Clapmaster's Daughter"Buy it!

11:37am

Paul Kelly “Love Never Runs On Time” from The A to Z Recordings (Universal Music Australia 2010N  —A set of music from down under beginning with Paul Kelly from his 4 night no 2 alike performance of his songs as he wrote them, a must for Paul KELLY FANS.Buy it!

11:40am

Kasey Chambers “Millionaires” from Little Bird (Liberation 2010N  —Another great release from Kasey, still waiting for her St. Louis debut....someday.Buy it!

11:43am

Mick Thomas And The Sure Thing “The Cap Me Granda' Wore” from The Horse's Prayer (Croxton Records 2003) —Weddings Parties Anything frontman with his new band The Sure Things, classic double cd release.Buy it!

11:49am

Tom Rush “Fall Into the Night” from What I Know (Appleseed www.appleseedrec.com 2009) —Tom Rush is celebrating his 70th birthday this week ... a fine cover of an Eliza Gilkyson song, if Tom had only written "No Regrets" he would be considered a master songwriter.Buy it!

11:54am

Warren Zevon “Looking for the Next Best Thing” from I'll Sleep When I'm Dead (Rhino 1996) —A request for a Zevon song, always a pleasure to visit the work of the Late songwriter, sadly missed. Thanks for listening, see ya next week same time same place.Buy it!

Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.