The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Jul 27th 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
Lee Roy Parnell “Nashville Casualty and Life” from Pearls in the Snow: The Songs of Kinky Friedman (Kinkajou 1998) R —Nashville Casualty and Life was the original sponsor of the Grand Ole Opry, as they owned WSM (We Shield Millions) in Nashville.Buy it!
The Chris Talley Trio “My Bucket'S Got a Hole In It” from Raining in My Heart (self 2009) L —Zane Prosser on the lead vocal covering the old Clarence Williams tune made famous by Hank. The Chris Talley Trio is at Bellerive Park Monday night, July 29th, 7PM.Buy it!
Jack Grelle and the Johnson Family “Ain't the Man” from Jack Grelle & the Johnson Family (self 2012) L —Jack Grelle's Big Muddy 45 release party with the Long Goners and The Red-Headed Strangers takes place at Off Broadway on Thursday, August 1st, 8:30PM.Buy it!
The Five And Dimers “Ten Miles to Tulsa” from Quarter of a Tank (The Five and Dimers New 2011) L —The Five and Dimers open for Leftover Salmon on Friday, August 9th at the Alton Riverfront Amphitheater.Buy it!
Sturgill Simpson “Water in a Well” from High Top Mountain (High Top Mountain sturgillsimpson.bandcamp.com/album/high-top-mountain 2013) N —Sturgill opens for Dwight Yoakum at The Pageant on Sunday, August 18th.Buy it!
The Carper Family “My Old Chevy Van” from Old-Fashioned Gal (self 2013) N —If you are interested in attending a house concert on August 24th in St. Louis with The Carper Family contact me when I'm on the air or email to backcountry.Buy it!
Open Range “If I Needed You” from The Roots of My Raising Run Deep (self 2012) L —These folks hail from the Arcadia Valley region in MO. Thanks to Walter and Willa of Bluegrass Breakdown for sending this one my way.Buy it!
Jonathan Edwards “Honky Tonk Stardust Cowboy” from Rollin' Along: Live in Holland (Strictly Country Records 2008) —Jonathan Edwards will be at the Wildey Theater in Edwardsville along with John Ford Coley on Saturday, September 14th, 8PM.Buy it!
Homer and Jethro “I'm Movin' On No. 2” from America's Song Butchers: The Weird World of Homer & Jethro (BMG 1997) —A little song butchering at the expense of Hank Snow, recorded in 1957 for the RCA label.Buy it!
The Country All Stars “I'll See You in My Dreams” from Jazz from the Hills (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 1993) —Recorded in 1956 for RCA. The Country All Stars included Chet Atkins, Jerry Byrd, Dale Potter, George Barnes and Charles Grean in addition to Homer and Jethro.Buy it!
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