Songwriters Showcase (Music)
Sun Feb 10th 2013 10.00am–12.00pm
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Michael Elwood and Beth Galiger “Rolling Valentine” Single (Dejadisc 1995) —Welcome, Allen alongside today, Valentines Day is Thursday, a set for lovers, where have you gone, Michael Elwood ??
Joe Ely “Saint Valentine”
from Letter to Laredo (MCA 1995) —Joe Ely will be in St. Louis as part of the Flatlanders on Thursday, April 4 at the Old Rockhouse. Joe Pug opens the show. Teye on spanish guitar.
Steve Earle “Valentine's Day”
from I Feel Alright (Warner Bros. 1996) —Steve seems to have found contentment with Allison Moorer and a move to New York, best of luck to them, new cd in the works..
Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison “Cheater's Game” (Premium/Thirty Tigers 2013) N R —Kelly & Bruce will be in town at Off Broadway on Friday, April 26. Lots of great shows coming up, the first couple of Austin Americana, supporting their wonderful new cd. A listener request.
Suzi Ragsdale “My One & Only Valentine”
from Best Regards / Less Of the Same (Stark Raven 2010) —The Daughter of the king of the novelty song, Ray Stevens ("Ahab the Arab" & "Harry the Hairey Ape" etc) with a fine double cd, sometime sideman to Guy Clark with her X Verlon Thompson.
Dave Alvin “East Texas Blues”
from King of California (Hightone 1994) —Dave Alvin will be at Off Broadway on Friday, May 31.this song from my favorite Dave Cd was a listener request, expect another dynamite show from Dave and the Guilty Men/Women.
Jimmie Dale Gilmore “Tonight I Think I'm Gonna Go Downtown”
from "After Awhile" (Nonesuch 1991) R —A request for this Jimmie Dale classic, Jimmie will be at the Old Rock House April 4 with the Flatlanders, a must see show !!
Joey + Rory “Let's Pretend We Never Met”
from His and Hers (SUGAR HILL 2012) N —We close the slice of Bittersweet Melody another Husband and Wife duo, new to my ears, I love duet singing and can't wait to check it out, Thanks Allen.
Terry Allen “Bottom of the World” (self-released 2012) N —It's been 13 years since the last cd from Terry, Lubbock buddies Lloyd Maines & Richard Bowden join Cello player Brian Standefer and Terry's son & Daughter-in-Law Bukka and Sally Allen, it was worth the wait, for Larry Weir.
Mary Gauthier “Last of the Hobo Kings”
from Live At Blue Rock (CDBY 2012) N —Mary does her most requested songs joined by Mike Meadows & Tania Elizabeth at the Blue Rock Artists Ranch in Wimberly, TX 9 originals and 3 Fred Eaglesmith covers.
Joe Stickley “Going Home (in a Streetcar Named Desire)”
from Wasn't It Pretty - EP (Peola 2013) N L —Joe is playing a dual CD release show at Off Broadway on Friday, February 15. W/Chicago Farmer, Sean Canan, Cindy Woolf, & Mark Bilyeu join the fun.
Lyal Strickland “Every Time it Starts to Rain”
from Balanced On Barbed Wire (self-released 2015) N —From the forthcoming album due out on March 9. Lyal will be at the Focal Point in Maplewood on May 4. Thanks to Stacy and Lyal's Mom, Jacquelyn for bringing this to my attention.
John Stewart “Mother Country”
from Summer's Child - Ebbet's Field 1975 (All Access 2012) N —We're outta here, thanks for listening, thanks Allen, a newly released John Stewart concert at his peak, while he still had that magnificent voice, wonderful stuff & a new version of my favorite J.S. song.
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