Songwriters Showcase (Music)
With Ed Becker
Sun May 8th 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
Johnny Cash “There's A Mother Always Waiting”
from From Memphis To Hollywood, Bootleg Vol. II, Disc 2, The 1960's (Colombia/Legacy 2011) N —Legend follows legend, great series of 1950 & 60's rarities just released from the Columbia vaults, including this unreleased gem written by J. Thornton.
Kristian Bush “Mama You've Been On My Mind”
from The Times They Are A Changin', A Tribute To Bob Dylan, Vol. 2 (Sister Ruby Records 1994) —Before he became a country Mega - Star as part of Sugarland with Jennifer Nettles, he sang on this Dylan tribute, also a former member of Billy Pilgrim and a songwriting buddy of Ellis Paul.
Michael Fracasso “Ada, OK (feat. Patty Griffin)”
from Saint Monday (Michael Fracasso 2011) N —A fine new release from one of our favorites, a very talented songwriter with a distinctive voice, has spent a few nights on Larry and Kathy Weir's couch. Catch him 7/13-17 Okema Ok. Woody Guthrie Fest.
Peter Cooper with Nanci Griffith, Todd Snider, & Fayssoux McLean Starling “Mission Door” (Red Beet Records 2008) —Peter and friends tackling an Eric Taylor song, Peter & Eric Brace will be at the Focal Point in October, Eric at a house concert in July, loghouseconcerts.com.
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