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Spinitron - KDHX: The Back Country Sat Jun 29th 2013

The Back Country (Music)

Sat Jun 29th 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)


Muleskinner “Muleskinner Blues”
from Muleskinner: A Potpourri of Bluegrass Jam (DBK Works 1991) —Originally recorded 40 years ago in 1973.


Peter Rowan “That's All She Wrote”
from The Old School (Compass Records 2013) —Alan Bartram, Mike Cleveland and lots of McCourys playing on this one.


Old & in the Way “Land of the Navajo”
from Old & in the Way (Sugar Hill Records www.sugarhillrecords.com 1996) —Also recorded 40 years ago in 1973.


Commander Cody And His Hot Lost Planet Airmen “Too Much Fun”
from We've Got a Live One Here (Warner 1976) —A Bill Kirchen composition, as well as the name of his current band.


Bill Kirchen and Too Much Fun “What's the Matter With the Mill?”
from Have Love, Will Travel (Black Top unk 1996) —One of those double-entendre songs which were popular in early country and blues recordings.


Bill Kirchen “Husbands and Wives (feat. Chris O'Connell)”
from Word To The Wise CD Album (Proper 2010) —A classic song from the pen of Roger Miller.


Bill Kirchen “Hammer of the Honky-Tonk Gods” (Proper American 2006) —Bill's paean to Telecaster genius Leo Fender.


Merle Haggard “Mama Tried” (CAPITOL 1968) R


Dale Watson “I Lie When I Drink”
from El Rancho Azul (Red House www.redhouserecords.com 2013) N  —Dale played this one Monday night on David Letterman's show.


Pokey LaFarge “The Devil Ain't Lazy”
from Pokey LaFarge (Third Man Records 2013) N L —Pokey has a milestone birthday next week and a new album to celebrate.


Emily Herring “Austin (Ain't Got No) City Limits”
from Your Mistake (self 2013) N  —A fine new talent singing her composition about her current hometown.


Wayne Hancock “Fair Weather Blues”
from Ride (Bloodshot www.bloodshotrecords.com 2013) N  —Wayne is at Off Broadway on July 17th, Prairie Rehab opens.


Sturgill Simpson “various”
from none--live at KDHX 6.29.13 (KDHX 2013)


The Infamous Stringdusters “Three Days in July”
from The Infamous Stringdusters (Sugar Hill Records www.sugarhillrecords.com 2008) —The battle of Gettysburg began 150 years ago on Monday, July 1st, and, coupled with the fall of Vicksburg on the 4th, provided a one-two punch from which the Confederacy could not recover. This song recounts a 12 year-old's experience then.


John Prine “My Old Kentucky Home, Goodnight”
from Beautiful Dreamer: The Songs of Stephen Foster (American Roots Publishing 2004)


Emmylou Harris and The Hot Band “Hard Times”
from At the Ryman (Warner 1992) —This Stephen Foster song has been recorded by many artists, including Nanci Griffith, Dylan, Springsteen and Johnny Cash.


Della Mae “Ain't No Ash Will Burn”
from This World Oft Can Be (Rounder www.rounder.com 2013) N  —I first heard this beautiful song on a Jo Miller/Laura Love album, "Bluegrass and Old Time Music".


The Carper Family “Foolish Ramblin' Man”
from Old-Fashioned Gal (self 2013) N  —Bill Kirchen lends his Telecaster prowess to this one.


Marty Hayes “Pick Me Up on Your Way Down”
from Wish We Had Our Time Again (Right Side Up 2013) N L —A Harlan Howard classic. Marty was formerly with David Davis and the Warrior River Boys and this, his solo debut, was recorded at Gary Gordon's studio in Sparta.


The Henhouse Prowlers “Thirty Years of Farming”
from Henhouse Prowlers (Slackjaw Records 2006) —Our friends from Chicago, the Henhouse Prowlers are part of the Abita/Folk School of St. Louis bluegrass show tomorrow at the Broadway Oyster Bar beginning at 1PM.


Willie Nelson and the Family Band “Whiskey River”
from Live from Austin, TX (New West 2006) —An Austin City Limits recording from September 6, 1990. Willie's first 4th of July picnic was 40 years ago next Thursday in Dripping Springs, TX.

Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.