The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Mar 2nd 2013 3.00pm–5.00pm
Time zone: central
Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys “True Life Blues”
from Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys: Live Recordings1956-1969 Off the Record Vol 1 (Smithsonian Folkways 1993) R —With "Dale" McCoury on harmony vocal.
Tom Russell “Tulare Dust/They're Tearin' The Labor Camps Down”
from Veteran's Day: The Tom Russell Anthology, Volume 1 (Shout Factory 2008 2008) —Originally released on the Tom Russell/Dave Alvin-produced Tulare Dust: A Songwriter's Tribute to Merle Haggard in 1994.
Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys “Take Me Back to Tulsa” Single (Proper Records 2000) —Recorded at the Blackstone Hotel in Fort Worth, TX in 1941, although by this time the band was based in Tulsa. I can just picture some country siren hitting on a band member and Tommy Duncan's imaginative songwriting taking over.
Jimmy Bryant and Speedy West “Pickin' Peppers”
from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant, Vol. 2 (Sundazed 2003) —Recorded ca. 1961.
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)”
from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)