The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat May 4th 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
James King “Carroll County Accident” from The Bluegrass Storyteller (Rounder www.rounder.com 2004) —James King kicks off the 2013 Bluegrass Series at the Jefferson Barracks Amphitheater on May 8, 7PM. For the full lineup, www.sbdstl.com.Buy it!
Rosanne Cash “Lovin' Him Was Easier (Than Anything I'll Ever Do Again)” from The Pilgrim: A Celebration of Kris Kristofferson (Emergent 2006) —Rosanne Cash is at the Sheldon Concert Hall on Friday, May 10, 8PMBuy it!
The Lulus “Happy Birthday” from Shout Lulu Shout (self-released 2012) L —One written and recorded by Loretta Lynn. The Lulus open for the Carper Family at Off Broadway next Tuesday, May 7th, 8PM and they are at the Focal Point on Friday, May 10th, 8PMBuy it!
Santiago Jiminez Sr. “La Napolera” from Norteno & Tejano Accordian Pioneers, 1929-1939 (Arhoolie 1995) —The father of Flaco Jiminez, recorded for Decca in 1938, the title translates as "prickly pear" or "cactus". A set of music for Cinco de Mayo.Buy it!
Dale Watson and His Lone Stars “Legends (What If...)” from Live in London...England! (Audium 2002) —Recorded 8/7 & 8, 2000 at The Borderline in London. More than half of the 13 legends mentioned in the song have died since the recording.Buy it!
Johnny Paycheck “You're Still on My Mind” from Live at Gilley's (Atlantic 1999) —George recorded this one in 1962. Paycheck was George's bass and steel player early in his career and sang tenor harmony on some tracks. He also co-wrote "Once You've Had the Best", a hit for George.Buy it!
Whitey Morgan and the 78's “Turn Up the Bottle” from Whitey Morgan and The 78's (Bloodshot Records www.bloodshotrecords.com 2010) —One of several Jones-related songs Whitey and the boys played last Saturday night at Off Broadway.Buy it!
George Jones and The Jones Boys “Just a Girl I Used to Know” from Heroes of Country Music, Volume 2 (Rhino 1996) —Originally recorded for United Artists in 1962, one written by Cowboy Jack Clement, who is part of the latest group of inductees into the Country Music Hall of Fame.Buy it!
Willie Nelson and George Jones “I Gotta Get Drunk” from Willie Nelson and Friends (Direct Source 2005) —Originally recorded for Columbia/Epic in 1978, one Willie wrote. "There's more old drunks than there are old doctors so I guess I'd better have another round".Buy it!
Johnny Horton “I'm a One Woman Man” from The Essential Johnny Horton 1956-1960 Honky Tonk Man Disc One (COLUMBIA/LEGACY 2001)Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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