The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Jul 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
Béla Fleck “Ode to Earl” from The Bluegrass Sessions: Tales From The Acoustic Planet, Volume 2 (Warner Brothers 1999)Buy it!
Merle Haggard and Carl Jackson “Must You Throw Dirt in My Face” from Livin' Lovin' Losin': Songs of the Louvin Brothers (Universal South 2003) —One written by Bill Anderson. Carl Jackson produced this Grammy-winning album.Buy it!
The Flying Burrito Brothers “The Angels Rejoiced Last Night” from Sleepless Nights (A & M 1976) —Actually recorded post-Gram-Parsons Burrito Brothers in 1973 when he was recording "Grievous Angel". This one is right up there with "Hickory Wind" as examples of their beautiful duets.Buy it!
Jim & Jesse and the Virginia Boys “Truck Drivin' Man” from Y'all Come: The Essential Jim & Jesse (Sony 1998) —Recorded in 1967 on the Epic label, this song produced some nice royalty checks for its author, Terry Fell.Buy it!
Jesse McReynolds “The Cakewalk” from Bluegrass Mandolin Extravaganza (Acoustic Disc www.acousticdisc.com 1999) —A good example of Jesse's "crosspickin'" mandolin style, Del McCoury accompanying on guitar.Buy it!
Steve Young “Shopping for Dresses” from Tulare Dust: A Songwriter's Tribute to Merle Haggard (Hightone 1994)Buy it!
The Warren Hood Band “Last One to Know” from The Warren Hood Band (Red Parlor Records 2013) N —Written by Warren's daddy, Champ Hood, who played with David Ball and Walter Hyatt in Uncle Walt's Band back in 1970s Austin.Buy it!
Sturgill Simpson “Old King Coal” from High Top Mountain (High Top Mountain sturgillsimpson.bandcamp.com/album/high-top-mountain 2013) N —My guest on last week's Back Country, Sturgill will be returning to St. Louis soon, opening at the Pageant on Sunday, August 18th for Dwight Yoakum.Buy it!
Eric Taylor “Deadwood” from Eric Taylor (lanor 1995) —Eric Taylor is with Bejae Fleming at Log House Concerts just outside Edwardsville, IL next Saturday, July 15th. 618.531.1810 for more info and directions.Buy it!
Ed Gary & The Country Cajun Aces “Hicks' Wagon Wheel Special” from The Road Back To San Antonio - 30 Years (lanor 2001) —Ed Gary and the Louisiana Cajun Aces are at the Stone Hill Winery in Hermann, MO next Friday-Sunday, July 12-14, for the Cajun Concert on the Hill weekend.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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