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Spinitron - KDHX: The Back Country Sat Apr 6th 2013

The Back Country (Music)

Sat Apr 6th 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)


John Prine “Sam Stone”
from John Prine (Atlantic unk 1971) R  —Sending this one out to the family and friends of the 22 veterans who will commit suicide today. Some costs of war can't be kept off budget with slick accounting.


Rosanne Cash “My Baby Thinks He's a Train”
from The Very Best of Rosanne Cash (Sony 2005) R  —One more train song from a listener's suggestion. Rosanne Cash will be at the Sheldon Concert Hall on Friday, May 10th.


John Anderson “Honky Tonk Hearts”
from Wild & Blue (Warner Bros. 1982) R  —I think this is the one the listener requested. Thanks for hunting this one up, Fred.


Wanda Jackson “Let's Have a Party”
from Wanda Jackson (Capitol/Nashville 2002) R  —From Wanda's debut album on Capitol in 1958, going out to my cousin, Mike.


Wanda Jackson “Old Weakness (Coming On Strong)”
from Unfinished Business (SUGAR HILL www.sugarhillrecords.com 2010) R  —From Wanda's latest release, produced by Justin Townes Earle.


Son Volt “Tears of Change”
from Honky Tonk (Rounder www.rounder.com 2013) N  —Lots of fine St. Louis area musicians on this one: Gary Hunt, Justin Branum, Brad Sarno, Mark Spencer and, yes we'll include Mr. Farrar.


The Gibson Brothers “Dying For Someone to Live For”
from They Called It Music (Compass Records www.compassrecords.com 2013) N  —Co-written by Loretta Lynn and Shawn Camp


Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell “Hanging Up My Heart”
from Old Yellow Moon (Nonesuch 2013) N  —One written by former Hot Band member Hank DeVito, former Hot Band member James Burton on electric guitar and Vince Gill on harmony vocals.


Carl Perkins “Country Boy's Dream”
from Country Boy's Dream: The Dolley Masters (Bear Family 1991) —Recorded in 1966.


Connie Smith “Once a Day”
from The Essential Connie Smith CD Album (RCA/BMG 1996) —The first recording session for both Connie and Weldon Myrick, and it went to #1. I'll bet they thought, "boy, this is easy". A Bill Anderson song.


The Time Jumpers “Three Sides to Every Story”
from The Time Jumpers (Rounder www.rounder.com 2012) —Vince wrote this one and sings lead.


Bobby Bare “Detroit City”
from The Essential Bobby Bare (RCA 1997) —Originally released in 1963 on RCA, it made it to #6 on the country chart.


Wade Ray “Rosetta”
from Idaho Red Single (TRG 1996) —Originally recorded in 1954 on the RCA label, one written by the great Earl "Fatha" Hines.


Fiddlin' Arthur Smith & his Dixieliners “Fiddlin' Blues”
from Fiddlin' Arthur Smith & His Dixieliners (County Records 2002) —Originally recorded in 1936 on the Bluebird label, with the Delmore Brothers.


Jim Lauderdale “Fiddler's Heaven”
from Carolina Moonrise (Sky Crunch 2012) —Ollie O'Shea, Deanie Richardson, Ashley Kohrs, Jimmy Clark, Aaron Till and Brandon Godman all play "the devil's instrument" on this track.


Teri Joyce “Kitchen Radio” (Cow Island Music 2010)


Merle Haggard “Too Much Boogie Woogie”
from Working in Tennessee (Vanguard www.vanguardrecords.com 2011)


Lefty Frizzell “Mom And Dad's Waltz”
from Life's Like Poetry, Volume 1 (Bear Family) —Originally recorded in 1951 for Columbia.


Merle Haggard “My Baby's Just Like Money”
from Roots, Volume 1 (Anti 2001) —Hag sounds a like like Lefty on this Lefty song.


Dwight Yoakam “Holding Things Together”
from Tulare Dust: A Songwriter's Tribute to Merle Haggard (Hightone 1994)


Emmylou Harris “Kern River”
from All I Intended to Be (Nonesuch 2008) R


Iris DeMent “Big City”
from Tulare Dust: A Songwriters' Tribute to Merle Haggard (Hightone 1994) —She is "too country for country".


The Flying Burrito Brothers “Tonight the Bottle Let Me Down”
from Sleepless Nights (A & M 1976) —Originally recorded in 1969.


George Jones and Merle Haggard “Born With the Blues”
from Kickin' Out the Footlights Again (Bandit 2006)


Don Gibson “Sweet Dreams”
from The Singer, The Songwriter, Volume 4 (Bear Family 1991) —Originally recorded in 1960, Patsy made Don's song a huge hit a couple of years later.


Leon Russell “Oh, Lonesome Me”
from Hank Wilson, Vol. II (Leon Russell Records 2001) —Another Don Gibson composition. Leon returns to the Alton Belle on June 14 and 15.


James Hand “Old Man Henry”
from Mighty Lonesome Man (Hillgrass Bluebilly Records 2012) —A terrific song from the pen of Ol' Slim hisself, Beth Chrisman of The Carper Family playing a mournful fiddle on this.


Merle Haggard And The Strangers “Swinging Doors”
from Strangers/Swinging Doors (EMI 1998) —Originally recorded in 1966, Merle's first two albums now on one disc. James Burton provides one of the greatest guitar intros ever on this song.

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