Songwriters Showcase (Music)
Sun Sep 8th 2013 10.00am–12.00pm
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Steve Earle “No, 29”
from Exit O (MCA 1987) —Steve from the football crazy state of Texas with his tail of reliving past glory. from his great Sophmore effort.
Terry Allen “The Great Joe Bob”
from Live @ KDHX 9.12.10 (KDHX 2010) —Always indebted to Terry for coming to town to celebrate the life of Larry Weir, let's send this out to Johnny Football. you got all my football tunes.
The Greencards “Forever Mine (feat. Sons Of Fathers)”
from Sweetheart of the Sun (Darling Street Records 2013) —Another group that lost an original member, Englishman, Eamon McCoughlin, Eamon was replaced by Tyler Andal on fiddle & Carl Miner, guitar joining original Aussies Kym Warner & Carol Young, former guests in our studios.
Lynn Miles “My Road”
from Downpour (Lynn Miles 2013) —Never tire of playing my favorite female from our Northern neighbor, an ode to the not so glamorous life on the road
Peter Rowan and Tony Rice “To Live is to Fly”
from Quartet (Rounder www.rounder.com) —Bluegrass legend Peter Rowan in town tonight at the Old Rock House don't miss the 71 year old mandolin wizard, a great take on a Townes Van Zandt classic with his buddy Tony Rice.
Aoife O'Donovan “Red & White & Blue & Gold”
from Fossils (Yep Roc 2013) —New to my ears, this wonderful Irish singer/songwriter will be at Off Broadway on Sunday October 20
Lucinda Williams “Passionate Kisses”
from Lucinda Williams (Koch 1988) —Lucinda wll be at the Paegant tonight with a special performance of her magnificent major label self titled debut album, should be great, don't miss it.
The Monkees “What Am I Doing Hangin' 'Round”
from The Best of the Monkees (Rhino 1967) —When the Monkees were put together there was one true musical genius among them, singer/songwriter Michael Nesmith, he's singing one of tunes here with the Monkees, and he'll bring his considerable talent to the Old Rock House on 11/19, can't wait !!!
Shane Nicholson “Whistling Cannonballs (with Paul Kelly)”
from Bad Machines (Liberation Music 2010) —What's the best new song I heard this week, it's this one by Shane joined by Aussie star Paul Kelly, sorry to say that Shane and Kasey have split up, 2 amazing talents.
Tif Ginn W/Fred Eaglesmith “over you”
from Tif Ginn (Tif Ginn 2012) —Ginn sister Tif with her 1st solo release without Brit, fred duet here, Fred writes 8 songs with Tiff, produces and lends Tiff his band, great stuff.
Peter Case “Beyond the Blues”
from Six-Pack of Love (Geffen 1992) —Peter with a song he co-wrote with Tom Russell and Bobby Neuwirth, wish that trio would get together more often.
Adam Carroll “South of Town” (Down Hole Records 2006) —A special request made by me, my favorite wordsmith of all the young Texas singer/ Songwriters, from his under the radar Lloyd Maines produced classic debut.
Freeman & Lange “northern lights”
from Freeman & Lange (Vscd 2002) —We're outta here, Thanks Rich, see ya next week, ending with this Don Lange gem, one of my all time favorites, Gram Parsons in 2 weeks.
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