The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Feb 16th 2013 3.00pm–5.00pm
Time zone: central
Ernest Tubb and His Texas Troubadours “The Yellow Rose of Texas” from The Yellow Rose of Texas, Volume 1 (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 1995) R —Originally record in 1955 for the Decca label, Billy Byrd on lead guitar.Buy it!
David Davis And The Warrior River Boys “The Lonesome Cry of the Whippoorwill” from David Davis and The Warrior River Boys (Rebel Records www.rebelrecords.com 2004) —They are at The Focal Point tonight, 8 o'colock show.Buy it!
Ricky Skaggs “I Don't Care” from Country Hits Bluegrass Style (Skaggs Family 2011) —A Cindy Walker song, Paul Franklin on the steel guitar. Ricky and Kentucky Thunder are at the Sheldon Concert Hall next Friday, February 22nd.Buy it!
The SteelDrivers “Shallow Grave” from Hammer Down (Rounder 2013) N —Nobody in bluegrass music today can get someone killed and buried quicker than The SteelDrivers. They return to St. Louis at the Old Rock House on Friday, March 22nd.Buy it!
Sarah And The Tall Boys “You Put the Hurt on Me” from Live in Chicago (self 2012) —One written by former SteelDrivers Mike Henderson and Chris Stapleton. Sarah and the Tall Boys are at the Blues City Deli Thursday evening at 6PM.Buy it!
Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet “Two Step de Port Arthur” from From Bamako to Carencro (Compass www.compassrecords.com 2013) N —Brand new music from BeauSoleil, hitting the streets on February 26th.Buy it!
Wayne Hancock “Fair Weather Blues” from Ride (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2013) N —Wayne's new release will be out on February 26th. Looks like the closest he'll be to STL in the near future is at Donnie's Homespun in Springfield, IL on April 5th.Buy it!
Alice Spencer with some Orbits “Crazy” from Live at Riddle's with some Sheiks, some Orbits and Rush (Rush McAllister 2000) L —Orbits Jon Ferber, Vince Corkery and Bob Breidenbach helping Alice on this Willie Nelson classic.Buy it!
Amanda Cevallos “He Won't Stop Leavin' Me Alone” from I'll Never Honky Tonk You (Amanda Cevallos 2012) N —She's been making a name for herself in Austin with a residency at the legendary Broken Spoke, and she has the likes of Lloyd Maines, Earl Poole Ball, Dale Watson and Augie Meyer helping out on this album.Buy it!
Johnny Bush “Pride Goes Before a Fall” from Lost Highway Saloon (Texas Music Group 2000) —One written by Leon Payne, with Herb Steiner on steel guitar, Bobby Caldwell on electric guitar, Bobby Flores on fiddle and Floyd Domino on piano.Buy it!
Patsy Cline “Leavin' on Your Mind” from The Patsy Cline Collection, Volume 4 (MCA NASHVILLE 1991) —Written by Wayne Walker and Webb Pierce, this song first charted 50 years ago today. 17 days later Patsy Cline was dead.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!