Songwriters Showcase (Music)
Sun Oct 9th 2011 10.00am–12.00pm
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The Believers “Crashyertown” (Bona Fide Recordings 2005) —Welcome to the pledge drive edition, always liked the opening verse of this song "It's 10 O'clock on a Sunday Morning..." fits, by Craig Aspen & Cyd Frazzini.
Kasey Chambers “Water In the Fuel”
from The Captain (Asylum/WB 2000) —Expectant Mom, Aussie star Kasey with one of our most requested songs and Fred's favorite cover of one of his songs.
Fred Eaglesmith “Trucker Speed”
from 6 Volts (A Major Label 2011) —I think Fred must have driven a truck, from his fine new release, Fred will bring his traveling circus back to Off Broadway October 30.
Tom Rush “REMEMBER”
from Trolling for Owls (Night Light 2005) —I can relate to this song, as I'm sure many of you can, Don't miss the 70 year old folk treasure October 27 at the Old Rock House listening roon series
Robert Earl Keen “What I Really Mean (Live)”
from Kdhx, Vol. 9 (self Self 2011) —Had the pleasure of hosting this show in our KDHX studio, a rare acoustic performance by the entire REK band, Rich Brotherton, Bill Whitbeck, Marty Muse, & Tom Van Schaik, what a great day !!!!
Kinky Friedman “Rapid City, South Dakota”
from Kinky Friedman (MCA 1974) —Kinky hadn't been in St. Louis for 10 years and he'll be making his 2nd appearence this year December 2, Singer songwriter, comedian, detective novelist, politician, tequila salesman and more
Bob Dylan “Up To Me”
from Biograph (Columbia 1985) —You can't do a songwriter show without playing Bob, plenty to chose from, this one's a request from my friend Don, great choice.
Kim Carnes “Just To See You Smile”
from Chasin' Wild Trains (Corazong Records 2005) —Many people think Kim disappeared after "Betty Davis Eyes" , not so if you listen to KDHX, a brillant cd with help on this cut from Chuck Prophet.
Adam Carroll “Red Bandanna Blues”
from South of Town (Down Hole Records 2006) —My favorite of a large and talented group of young Texas songwrtiers, Lloyd Maines (who else) produces his wonderful debut release, a wordsmith in the mold of Butch Hancock.
from Whitehorse (Six Shooter Records 2011) —Canadian husband & wife team, Luke Doucett and Melissa McClelland with their first joint project, let's hope there are many more, all originals and a great Springsteen cover.
Tom Russell “Mesabi” (Shout Factory www.shoutfactory.com 2011) —Tom made 2 appearences in the St. Louis area this week, thanks to the people who made the trec to Mt. Olive, and very sorry that Gretchen was ill and unable to perform.
John Stewart “Dreamers On the Rise”
from The Last Campaign (Laserlight 1996) —Thanks to everyone who pledged, 1 more week, support KDHX, the late John Stewart takes us home, thanks again !!! & special thanks to Roy & Rich.
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