The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Sep 24th 2011 3.00pm–5.00pm
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Merrill Moore “Barrel House Bessie” from Boogie My Blues Away (Bear Family Records www.bear-family.de 1990) —Two years later on Capitol, Speedy West, Jimmy Bryant and Roy Lanham featured on this cut.Buy it!
Shel Silverstein “A Front Row Seat to Hear Ole Johnny Sing” from The Best of Shel Silverstein - His Words His Songs His Friends (COLUMBIA/LEGACY 2005) —Recorded 40 years ago in 1971 for Columbia.Buy it!
David Bromberg “Summer Wages” from How Late'll Ya Play Til? (Fantasy 1989) —From the Columbia label in 1976, this is my favorite version of this Ian Tyson song, which, along with Four Strong Winds, provided steady checks coming in.Buy it!
Gene Autry “Dallas County Jail Blues (Remastered)” from The Essential Gene Autry, Volume 1 (COLUMBIA/LEGACY 2005) —Recorded 80 years ago in 1931 for the Romeo label, this cut shows Jimmie Rodgers'--still alive at the time--influence on Gene.Buy it!
Riders In the Sky “Can't Shake The Sands Of Texas From My Shoes” from Public Cowboy #1: A Centennial Salute to the Music of Gene Autry (Rounder 1996)Buy it!
Laurie Lewis and The Right Hands “Texas Bluebonnets” from Live (Sugar & Maple 2008) —Bluegrass and country fiddler LAURIE LEWIS was born on September 28, 1950 in Long Beach, CA and will be 61 years old on Wednesday.Buy it!
Doug Sahm “Next Time You See Me” from He's About a Groover: An Essential Collection (Great American Music Company 2009) —A fine cover of the Junior Parker song, recorded in 1963 on the Smash label. This is a nice collection of Doug's early recordings.Buy it!
Clarence Ashley and Jack Burchett “Shady Grove” from The Original Folkways Recordings of Doc Watson and Clarence Ashley, 1960-1962 (Smithsonian Folkways 1994) —From 50 years ago in 1961 on the Folkways label.Buy it!
Clarence Ashley “Walkin' Boss” from Doc Watson and Clarence Ashley: The Original Folkways Recordings, 1960-1962 (Smithsonian Folkways 1994) —Same as the previous song.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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