The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Apr 27th 2013 3.00pm–5.00pm
Time zone: central
Sons of the Pioneers “Cigareets and Whuskey and Wild Wild Women”
from Swinging Hollywood Hillbilly Cowboys (Proper 2004) R —Going out to Roy over in Caseyville. Originally recorded for RCA in 1947, with Bob Nolan, Tim Spencer, Hugh and Karl Farr, Lloyd Perryman, Ken Carson, Noel Boggs and Pat Brady.
Vassar Clements “Fiddlin' & Faddlin'”
from Livin' With the Blues (Acoustic Disc www.acousticdisc.com 2004) —Bob Brozman on the National tricone guitar on this one. Bob died on Wednesday of this week at age 59. He lived in St. Louis in the 1970s studying at Wash U. Ethnomusicologist and lover of Hawaiian guitar and world music.
George Jones “Family Bible”
from Cup of Loneliness: The Classic Mercury Years, Volume 2 (Polygram 1994) —As Waylon remarked, "If we could all sound like we wanted to, we'd all sound like George Jones". RIP, Possum. Originally recorded in 1961. When times were hard for Willie he sold the rights to this song for $50.
Asleep at The Wheel “Going Away Party”
from Ride with Bob: A Tribute to Bob Wills and the Texas Playboys (DreamWorks 1999) —A great version of the Cindy Walker song from Willie and The Manhattan Transfer.
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)”
from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)