The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Aug 17th 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
Tompall Glaser “Put Another Log on the Fire” from Wanted: The Outlaws (20th Anniversary Edition) (RCA 1996) —RIP, Tompall Glaser (3/3/33-8/13/13). This one was written by--who else?--Shel Silverstein.Buy it!
Johnny Cash and the Tennessee Two “Guess Things Happen That Way” from The Man in Black, 1954-1958 (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 1990) —Originally recorded for the Sun label and released in 1958.Buy it!
Wayne Raney “If You've Got the Money, I've Got the Time” from That Real Hot Boogie Boy (Ace 2002) —Originally recorded for the King label in 1950, the same year Lefty Frizzell's original came out.Buy it!
Riders In the Sky “The Arms of My Love” from A Great Big Western Howdy! From Riders In The Sky (Rounder 1998) —Sending this one out to our late friend and co-host of The Midday Jamboree, Arnie Kriemelman, and his wife, Ursula, who's hopefully listening in Columbia, MO.Buy it!
Sturgill Simpson “Sitting Here Without You” from High Top Mountain (High Top Mountain/Thirty Tigers 2013) N —Opening tomorrow night for Dwight, Sturgill's debut album continues to rise on the charts.Buy it!
Guy Clark “EL Coyote” from My Favorite Picture Of You (Dualtone 2013) N —Guy sang this one when I saw him at the Old Rock House. A coyote (coy OH tay) is a lowlife who promises to shepherd folks across the southern border but often betrays them, taking their money and leaving them for dead.Buy it!
The Stanley Brothers “A Vision of Mother” from The Complete Columbia Stanley Brothers (Columbia Records 1996) —Ralph Stanley's farewell appearance in St. Louis takes place at the Sheldon Concert Hall on September 28th.Buy it!
Peter Rowan “Keeping It Between the Lines (Old School)” from The Old School (Compass Records ww.compassrecords.com 2013) N —Congratulations to Peter as "The Old School" gets an IBMA nomination for Album of the Year and Compass Records garnered three of the five nominations in the category.Buy it!
Open Range “Graycoat Soldiers” from The Roots of My Raising Run Deep (self 2012) L —Open Range is at the Arcadia Valley Jamboree in Ironton this evening, show time 7PM. They do a fine job on this Norman Blake song, which I hadn't heard since the early '70s.Buy it!
The Dock Ellis Band “Drinkin' Tonight” from Bad Songs And Waltzes (self-released 2013) N L —The Dock Ellis Band's cd release party was last night at Off Broadway with Diesel Island and John Krane. Next public gig is Labor Day Weekend, Sunday, September 1st at the Shanti, 8PMBuy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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