The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Jun 1st 2013 3.00pm–5.00pm
Time zone: central
David Grier “Pear Tree/Double File” from Panorama (Rounder Records www.rounderrecords.com 1997) —A couple of songs written by Doc Watson and Gaither Carlton. David Grier is at a house concert on June 15th just outside Edwardsville, IL. email@example.com or 618.531.1810 for ticketsBuy it!
Kelli Jones-Svoy and Emma Young “No Letter Today” from Joel Savoy's Honky Tonk Merry-Go-Round (Valcour www.valcourrecords.com 2013) N —Lots of folks have recorded this one. Ted Daffan and his Texans were the first in 1942.Buy it!
The Sam Bush Band “Roll On Buddy, Roll On” from Circles Around Me (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2009) —One written by Teddy and Doyle Wilburn. Sam returns to St. Louis next Thursday, June 6th at the Old Rock House. Old Salt Union opens.Buy it!
Ray Wylie Hubbard “This Morning I Am Born Again” from Delirium Tremolos (Philo Records/Rounder Records 2005) —Ray Wylie Hubbard is also at Plush for the Twangfest opener. Local favorites Stickley and Canan open.Buy it!
Marshall Crenshaw “Silver Wings” from Tulare Dust: A Songwriter's Tribute to Merle Haggard (Hightone 1994) —As the album title states, this is one written by The Hag. Marshall does the vocal and all instruments on this track. He's with The Bottle Rockets at the Duck Room to help close Twangfest 17 on Saturday, June 8th.Buy it!
Amanda Cevallos “multiple” from none--live at KDHX 6.1.13 (KDHX 2013) —Amanda Cevallos and her band are at Stovall's Grove tonight starting around 8:30PM. Her latest release is "I'll Never Honky Tonk You. www.amandacevallos.com.Buy it!
Asleep at The Wheel “Bring It on Down to My House” from Willie and the Wheel (Bismeaux 2009) —The Wheel closes out Friday night's Twangfest bill at the Duck Room, preceded by The Half-Knots and Eilen Jewell.Buy it!
Curley Williams and His Georgia Peach Pickers “Southern Belle” from Heroes of Country Music, Vol. One: Legends of Western Swing (Rhino 1996) —Originally recorded for Columbia in 1945.Buy it!
Johnny Bond and His Red River Valley Boys “So Round So Firm So Fully Packed” from Swinging Hollywood Hillbilly Cowboys (Proper 2004) —Originally recorded for Columbia in 1946. Also a hit for Merle Travis.Buy it!
Hot Club Of Cowtown “Douce Ambiance” from Rendezvous in Rhythm (Gold Strike Records 2013) N —A Django Reinhardt composition, as is the next track from Austin steel player, Rose Sinclair, who also plays steel throughout the Joel Savoy release we heard earlier.Buy it!
Freddy Fender “The Rains Came” from The Very Best of Freddy Fender: The Millenium Collection (MCA 2001) —Originally recorded in 1976 for MCA. One of a number of songs Freddy recorded that were written by Huey P. Meaux.Buy it!
Billy Joe Shaver “Georgia on a Fast Train (Live)” from Storyteller: Live at the Bluebird 1992 (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2007) —Billy Joe will be at the Old Rock House on Tuesday, June 11th. He is a living legend. Jack Grelle opens.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!