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Spinitron - KDHX: Songwriters Showcase Sun Jul 3rd 2011

Songwriters Showcase (Music)

Sun Jul 3rd 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

10:00am

Dave Alvin “Fourth Of July” from Romeo's Escape (Razor & Tie 1986) —Happy 4th, Dave Alvin is in town at Off Broadway this Thursday, July 7, Skeletons open and back Dave along with Christy McWilson.Buy it!

10:04am

The Fabulous Ginn Sisters “FIREWORKS” from You Can't Take a Bad Girl Home (Lonesome Day www.lonesomeday.com 2010) —Tiffani & Britt with their Fred Eaglesmith produced cd will be returning to Off Broadway with Fred 10/30.Buy it!

10:08am

Carolyn Mark w/NQ Arbuckle “FIREWORKS” from Just Married - An Album of Duets (Mint Records, Inc. www.mintrecs.com 2005) —This duet from Carolyn's all duet cd was inspiration for the wonderful juno award winng collaberation "Let's Just Stay Here".Buy it!

10:12am

Gretchen Peters “Independence Day” from Circus Girl: The Best of Gretchen Peters (Scarlet Letter 2009) —Gretchen doing her song that became a Grammy nominated mega hit for Martina McBride. Gretchen with Tom Russell Mt.Olive Turner Hall Oct. 8.Buy it!

10:20am

Bill Chambers “Big Ass Garage Sale” from Sleeping With The Blues (Reckless 2002) —The head of the very musical Chambers family doing a great Fred Eaglesmith song that Fred never released.Buy it!

10:23am

Sherry Austin “Drive-in Movie” from 20 Odd Hollers: Fredheads Play Tribute to the songs of Fred Eaglesmith (Seven Shells 2000) —Fredheads pay tribute to their leader on this hard to find tribute that includes this gem from Sherry, Fred's back Oct. 30 at Off Broadway.Buy it!

10:27am

Fred J. Eaglesmith and the Flying Squirrels “High Heels in the Rain” from There Ain't No Easy Road (Sweetwater 2006) —From my favorite Fred double cd, complete with it's own homemade wooden box, Scott Merrit, Ralph Shipper, and Willie P. Bennett appear as The Flying Squirrels.Buy it!

10:31am

Caney Fork River “Willie P. Bennett” from Heartstrings (self 1998) —The late Willie P. Bennett wasn't just a magnificent sideman in Fred's band, but was one of Canada's best and most beloved singer/songwriters. Check out his music !!!Buy it!

10:38am

Ryan Spearman “Willie McGee” from Get Along Home (Green Strum 2011N L —Local songwriter, Ryan Spearman pays tribute to the Cardinal folk hero, this goes out to my daughter Betsey, Willie's her hero, her license plate BQQP 51.Buy it!

10:41am

Tim Grimm “My Favorite Spring” from Thank You Tom Paxton (Vault Records 2011N  —Indiana farmer and singer/songwriter pays tribute to his songwriting idol with a dozen great covers.Buy it!

10:45am

Chuck Brodsky “The Bellyache Heard 'Round the World” from Subtotal Eclipse (Chuck Brodsky Records 2011N  —The master of the baseball song closes our baseball set with this Babe Ruth tale, from his superb new, fan financed cd, produced by Nova Scotia's amazing J.P. Cormier.Buy it!

10:54am

Great Big Sea “Good People” from Safe Upon the Shore (Warner Music Canada 2010) —Speaking of Nova Scotia, we hear Great Big Sea (from my 2010 top 10 list) produced by Steve Berlin of Los Lobos fame. Happy Birthday Rob.Buy it!

10:59am

David Wilkie and Cowboy Celtic “Nil Se Ina La / Border Affair” from Cowboy Ceilidh (Centerfire 2004) —From a poem by cowboy poet, Charles Badger Clark, Jr. and sung magnificently by Denice Withnell, first made famous by Ian & Sylvia Tyson and called "Spanish Is A Loving Tongue".Buy it!

11:04am

Josh Ritter “Girl In the War” from The Animal Years (V2 North America 2006) —Josh and his Royal City Band will be at a sold out show at Off Broadway on July 22.Buy it!

11:08am

James McMurtry “Angeline” from Too Long In the Wasteland (Columbia 1989) —A request from James's, John Mellencamp produced debut, saw James with David Bromberg opening for Nanci Griffith in the round at Westport Plaza promoting this album, won me over !!!Buy it!

11:16am

Tom Rush “JazzMan / Jonah” from Live at Symphony Hall, Boston (Varese 2001) —Folk legend Tom Rush will be at the Old Rockhouse on Thursday, October 27 Amazing storyteller, just turned 70, along with Bob Dylan and Guy Clark, that makes 1941 a very, very good year for songwriters !!Buy it!

11:22am

Katy Moffatt “Kind Woman (feat. Julian Dawson)” from Playin' Fool (Strictly Country 2010) —Katy and Julian Dawson with a great take on Richie Furay's Buffalo Springfield and Poco classic.Buy it!

11:25am

Neil Young “Flying On the Ground Is Wrong” from A Treasure (Reprise 2011N  —Newly found concert tapes, Neil has reunited with Stephen Stills & Richie Furay for a Buffalo Springfield reunion tour (rythm section Bruce Palmer & Dewey Martin are deceased). Hoping to see a St.Louis date.Buy it!

11:32am

Hayes Carll “Beaumont” from Trouble In Mind (Lost Highway 2008R  —A listener request for Hayes, from his 2nd release, Hayes kicked off the recent Twangefest in style.Buy it!

11:35am

The Departed “Water Your Own Yard” from This Is Indian Land (Underground Sound www.thedepartedmusic.com/ 2011N R  —Another part of this all request set, Cody with his new band The Departed after 8 years with Cross Canadian Ragweed.Buy it!

11:39am

Barton Carroll “MONDAY NIGHT” from Together You and I (Skybucket 2009R  —This is the 4th album from this North Carolina native who now lives in Seattle, appreciate the request, a songwriter I need to check out more.Buy it!

11:45am

Blackie and The Rodeo Kings “Got You Covered” from Kings and Queens (FU:M 2011N  —w/Roseanne Cash, Colin Linden, Stephen Fearing, and Tom Wilson and their 14 Queens make an instant classic !!!!Buy it!

11:50am

Bruce Springsteen “4th Of July, Asbury Park (Sandy)” from The Essential Bruce Springsteen (Columbia 2003) —Thanks for listening, we send this out to Clarence Clemons, there really can't ever be an E Street Band again without him, hope you got a chance to see him !!! Have a safe and happy 4th of July!Buy it!

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