Songwriters Showcase (Music)
With Ed Becker
Mon Mar 25th 2013 10.00am–12.00pm
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Buffy Ford Stewart “Daydream Believer” from Same Old Heart (Global Recording Artists 2013) N —Buffy sings her late husband John's big hit, Davy Jones last recording, with his friend Peter Tork, album is dedicated to John & Davy.Buy it!
Hilary Scott and the New Country Line “Labor Of Love” from Still (Belltown Records 2011) L —Local singer/songwriters Hilary Scott and A.J. Gennaro instudio to promote a new Americana Music series at Brennans this Thursday 3/28 Hilary opens for Paleface.Buy it!
Steve Young “Ballad of William Sycamore” from Stories Round The Horseshoe Bend (Starry Pyramid Records 2007) R —Way too long since this wonderful talent has given us new music, this is an internet request.Buy it!
Bryndle “As Long as It's Real” from House of Silence (Bryndle 2001) —Great Wendy Waldman tune from this amazing quartet that also features Karla Bonoff and the late Kenny Edwards and Andrew Gold.Buy it!
Karen Ashworth “If I Had a Cold, Cold Heart” from Cold Heart (self) —Welcome to our studio Steve St. Cyr, another edition of the Songbird Cafe will take place this Wednesday 3/27 at the focal pointBuy it!
Karen Choy “Mary” from CD Single (self) L —This edition of the Songbird Cafe will feature local artist Karen Choy and Karen Ashworth and Aprille Goodman from Nashville intimate music in the round, check it out.Buy it!
Warren Hood and Rich Brotherton “Shiloh” from Dark River: Songs of the Civil War Era (Blue Corn 2011) —Warren Hood and the Goods open for Hayes Carll at Off Broadway this Thursday, 3/28, Warren is the son of the late Champ Hood.Buy it!
Jeff Black “Remain” from B-Sides and Confessions, Vol. 2 (Lotos Nile Music 2013) N —Don't miss Jeff's St.Louis area debut Saturday 3/30 at Loghouse Concerts in Rural Edwardsville, witness a master at work.Buy it!
Townes Van Zandt “To Live Is To Fly” from Sunshine Boy, The Unheard Studio Sessions & Demos 1971 - 1972 (Omnivore 2013) N —Great unreleased demos from a young TownesBuy it!
Great Big Sea “Have A Cuppa Tea” from Safe Upon the Shore (Warner Music Canada 2010) —Check out the KDHX benefit at Off Broadway Saturday 3/30 featuring the music of the Kinks, GBS does a Ray Davies tune here.Buy it!
Garth Hudson W/The Sadies “The Shape I'm In” from Garth Hudson Presents A Canadian Celebration of The Band (Sony Music 2010) —From Garth's amazing Canadian tribute to the Band, Travis and Dallas Good join Garth.Buy it!
Matraca Berg/Gretchen Peters/Suzy Boggus “Wild Horses” from The Sewanee Sessions (15 Bottles 2009) —We're outta here to enjoy this wonderful spring day, thanks to all our guests, support their music, as always thanks to the world's best audience, the wonderful harmonies of Gretchen, Suzzy & Matraca send us home..Buy it!
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