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Spinitron - KDHX: The Back Country Sat Mar 16th 2013

The Back Country (Music)

Sat Mar 16th 2013 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


The Texas Troubadors “Buddy's Boogie (intro)” from Almost To Tulsa (Bear Family 2008) —The late Jack Greene on drums here. Jack passed away on Thursday, March 14th.Buy it!


Delores Keane and Iris DeMent “When Irish Girls Grow Up” from The Man from God Knows Where (Hightone 1999)Buy it!


Tim O'Brien “Ireland's Green Shore” from The Crossing (Alula Records 1999)Buy it!


Kim and Jim Lansford “Shamus O'Brien” from Out In The Cold World (self 1997) —Shamus is no doubt a distant relative of Tim.Buy it!


Bascom Lamar Lunsford “The Last Gold Dollar” from Ballads, Banjo Tunes and Sacred Songs of Western North Carolina (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings 1996)Buy it!


John Hartford and the Hartford String Band “Dixie Trucker's Home” from Good Old Boys (Rounder www.rounder.com 1999) —A rather famous truck stop on I-55 (Route 66) near McLean, IL.Buy it!


The Wilders “Squirrel Hunters” from Throw Down (Free Dirt Records 2005) —Betse Ellis, a great fiddler with Kansas City's The Wilders has a fiddle workshop from 3-5 and a concert at 7:30 next Saturday, March 23rd at Folk School of St. Louis.Buy it!


Dewey Balfa “La Valse De Deux Familles (Instrumental)” from Dewey Balfa and Friends (Swallow www.swallowrecords.com 1991)Buy it!


Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet “Bessie's Blues” from From Bamako to Carencro (Compass www.compassrecords.com 2013N  —A John Coltrane composition.Buy it!


Charlie Poole and The North Carolina Ramblers “Don't Let Your Deal Go Down Blues” from The Best of Bluegrass: 80 Years of American Music (COLUMBIA/LEGACY 2004) —Originally recorded for Columbia in 1925.Buy it!


The SteelDrivers “Wearin' a Hole” from Hammer Down (Rounder www.rounder.com 2013N  —The SteelDrivers are at the Old Rock House next Friday, March 22nd, at 8PM, part of the Listening Room Series.Buy it!


Richard Bailey and Tammy Rogers “Angeline The Baker” from Banjo & Fiddle (self 2012) —Richard and Tammy comprise two-fifths of The SteelDrivers. A song written by Stephen Foster.Buy it!


Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line “Barn Dance” from Carnival (Blue Pig Music 2013N  —Release date for this fine second album is one month from today on April 16th.Buy it!


Hank Williams and The Drifting Cowboys “The Prodigal Son” from The Unreleased Recordings, Volume 1 (time-life 2008R Buy it!


Waylon Jennings and the Waylors “Lucille (You Won't Do Your Daddy's Will)” from Nashville Rebel (RCA 2006R  —This Little Richard composition hit the country chart 25 years ago this week.Buy it!


Merle Haggard “Kern River” from Down Every Road, Volume 4 (CAPITOL NASHVILLE 1996R  —Recorded in 1985 on the Epic label. This song and the last one going out to our friends listening down in Desloge, MOBuy it!


Moe Bandy “I Just Started Hated Cheatin' Songs Today” from Honky Tonk Amnesia: The Hard Country Sound of Moe Bandy (Razor and Tie 2000R  —Originally recorded in 1974 on the GRC label.Buy it!


Peter Rowan and Don Edwards “Trail To Mexico” from High Lonesome Cowboy (Shanachie 2002) —A set of cowboy music going out to three fellas celebrating birthdays this week and also going out to Ursula Krimmelman and her late husband, Arnie.Buy it!


Riders In the Sky “That's How The Yodel Was Born” from Cowboy Jubilee (Rounder www.rounder.com 1991) —Originally recorded in 1983. Ranger Doug wrote this one and provides the yodeling.Buy it!


Jerry Jeff Walker “Night Rider's Lament” from Ridin' High (Geffen unk 1990) —Originally released on MCA in 1975, a terrific song written by Mike Burton.Buy it!


The Mavericks “All You Ever Do Is Bring Me Down (feat. Flaco Jimenez)” from Music for All Occasions CD ALBUM (MCA 1995R  —Going out to Logan and going out to the progenitor of The Back Country and Maxwell Loui. Congratulations Kip and J.J.Buy it!


Freda and the Firedogs “Be Real” from Keep Your Soul: A Tribute to Doug Sahm (Vanguard 2009) —Freda is aka Marcia Ball and she and the Firedogs were a popular band on the Austin scene in the early '70s, holding down a Sunday night spot at The Split Rail.Buy it!


Asleep at The Wheel “Cherokee Maiden” from Ride With Bob (DreamWorks 1999) —Ray on the vocal here. Thank you, Ray, for keeping the music of Bob Wills alive and vibrant.Buy it!


The Flatlanders “See the Way” from Wheels of Fortune (New West www.newwestrecords.com 2004) —The Flatlanders return to St. Louis on Thursday, April 4th at the Old Rock House. Joe Pug is also on the bill.Buy it!


George Strait “Does Fort Worth Ever Cross Your Mind” (MCA NASHVILLE 1984R  —Written by the great Whitey Shafer and his wife, Darlene. Couldn't find George's version of the song requested, but I found Rodney's.Buy it!


Rodney Crowell “Heartbroke” from Collection (Warner 1989R  —Originally recorded in 1980. Rodney is with Emmylou Harris and the Richard Thompson Electric Trio tomorrow night at the Peabody Opera House, 7PM.Buy it!


Jerry Reed “Lord, Mr. Ford” from RCA Country Legends (Buddha 2001) —Originally recorded in 1973 on RCA, it made it to #1.Buy it!


Chet Atkins and Jerry Reed “The Mad Russian” from Me And Chet / Me And Jerry (BMG 1998) —Recorded in 1972 on RCA. A tip of the cap to former St. Louis colorful character, Vladimir "The Mad Russian" Noskov.Buy it!


Dick Curless “A Tombstone Every Mile” from The Drag 'Em Off The Interstate, Sock It To 'Em Hits of Dick Curless (Razor and Tie 1998) —Originally recorded in 1965 on the Tower label.Buy it!


Charley Pride “All I Have To Offer You (Is Me)” from The Essential Charley Pride (RCA Nashville/Legacy 2003) —A #1 hit for Charley in 1969.Buy it!


James Hand “Lesson in Depression” from Mighty Lonesome Man (Hillgrass Bluebilly Records 2012N Buy it!


Emmylou Harris and The Hot Band “Sin City” from Elite Hotel (Expanded Edition) (Warner 2004) —Originally released in 1975.Buy it!


Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!

Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.