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Spinitron - KDHX: The Back Country Sat Sep 14th 2013

The Back Country (Music)

Sat Sep 14th 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)


Marty Robbins “El Paso”
from Gunfighter Ballads and Trail Songs (COLUMBIA/LEGACY 1999) R  —Originally recorded in 1959 for Columbia.


Jonathan Edwards “Choices”
from Rollin' Along: Live in Holland (Strictly Country Records 2008) —Gonna lay around the Wildey Theater tonight and put a good buzz on with Jonathan and John Ford Coley. George Jones recorded a version of this on the album coming up next.


George Jones “The Cold Hard Truth”
from Cold Hard Truth (Asylum 1999) R  —Written by Jamie O'Hara of the O'Kanes.


The Dock Ellis Band “Drinkin' to Forget”
from Bad Songs And Waltzes (self-released 2013) N L


James Intveld “A Woman's Touch”
from Have Faith CD Album (Molenaart 2008) —I'd love to hear a new album from James.


Gram Parsons “In My Hour of Darkness”
from GP/Grievous Angel (Reprise 1990) —Gram's tribute to some people in his life who had recently died. In order of verses they are: actor Brandon deWilde, guitar genius Clarence White and L.A. rock scene drug dealer Sid Kaiser.


Emmylou Harris and The Hot Band “Boulder to Birmingham”
from Pieces of the Sky (Reprise 1974) —Co-written with Emmylou's longtime DC area musician, Bill Danoff ("Country Roads"). "And the hardest part is knowing I'll survive".


The Tom Russell Band “Joshua Tree”
from Road to Bayamon (Philo 1989)


George Worthmore “Black Mountain Rag”
from Live at the Blue Rooster (Little Dragon 2013) N  —George is a great fingerstyle guitar player who now calls Sarasota, FL home. He was formerly a fixture on the 1980s New York City rock scene and owner of the House of Blues in Johannisburg, South Africa in the '90s.


Richard Smith “Windy and Warm”
from Slim Pickin' (self 2007) —Richard is another world class fingerstyle player. He'll be back in town at the Focal Point Arts Center later this year.


Jesse Dayton and Brennen Leigh “Something to Brag About”
from Holding Our Own and Other Country Gold Duets (Stag 2007) —One written by Bobby Braddock.


Brennen Leigh and Noel McKay “Let's Go to Lubbock on Vacation”
from Before the World Was Made (self 2013) N  —I'd been hoping for a new album from Brennen Leigh for awhile and here it is!


Robbie Fulks “Guess I Got It Wrong”
from Gone Away Backward (Bloodshot 2013) N  —What a fine new album from Mr. Fulks.


Bill Kirchen “Too Much Fun”
from Seeds and Stems (Proper 2013) N  —Bill has re-recorded some of his favorites with a trio of Jack O'Dell and Maurice Cridlin.


The Carper Family “I Gotta Have My Baby Back”
from Old-Fashioned Gal (self 2013) N  —Great cover of a classic Floyd Tillman song.


Ralph Stanley and Dwight Yoakum “I Just Got Wise”
from Clinch Mountain Country (Rebel 1998) —Dr. Ralph's last public performance in St. Louis will be Saturday night, September 28th, at the Sheldon Concert Hall as part of the Folk "N" Roots Festival. This is Ralph's farewell tour.


Charles Sawtelle “Gonna Paint the Town”
from Music from Rancho DeVille (Acoustic Disc www.acousticdisc.com 2001) —Dr. Ralph has recorded this one before when Keith Whitley was a Clinch Mountain Boy.


Wil Maring and Robert Bowlin “We'll Meet Again Sweetheart”
from Wil Maring and Robert Bowlin (Roan Pony Records 2010) L —A lovely treatment of this Flatt & Scruggs tune. Wil hails from Cobden, IL and Robert is a former Blue Grass Boy.


The David Bromberg Quartet “Dark Hollow”
from FestivaLink presents The David Bromberg Quartet at MerleFest 4/29/06 (festivalink.net 2006) —Robert Amiot on bass, Jeff Wisor on fiddle, mandolin and guitar and Mitch Corbin (no relation) on the mandolin, fiddle and guitar round out the Quartet. Lots of great guests on this one.


Roy Acuff and His Smoky Mountain Boys “Lying Woman Blues”
from King of Country Music (Proper 2004) —Recorded in Chicago on September 4, 1941 for the Okeh label.


Hank Williams “My Sweet Love Ain't Around”
from Hank Williams - The Original Singles Collection Plus (Mercury Nashville Records 1991) —Recorded 65 years ago in 1948 for MGM.


Steve Goodman “Lost Highway”
from Live At The Earl of Old Town (Red Pajamas Records 2006) —A Leon Payne song. We lost Steve Goodman nearly 30 years as he succumbed to leukemia on September 20, 1984, as his beloved Cubs were getting ready for post-season play.


Chris Scruggs “Just a Little Lovin' (Will Go a Long Way)”
from You Don't Know Me: Rediscovering Eddy Arnold (Plowboy Records, Llc 2013) N  —Some interesting takes on Eddy Arnold songs on this album. Eddy's grandson, Shannon, is the owner of Plowboy Records.


Ray Charles “Busted”
from Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music, Volume Two (Rhino 1997) —Recorded for ABC-Paramount, Ray's version of this Harlan Howard classic busted onto the charts 50 years ago this week.


Zoe Muth & the Lost High Rollers “I've Been Deceived”
from Old Gold - EP (Signature Sounds www.signaturesounds.com 2012) —Zoe and her band will be at Off Broadway next Tuesday night, September 17th. Charlie Feathers recorded a version of this in the 1950s.


Country Dave Harmonson “A Tombstone Every Mile”
from I'll Have the Country Music Please (Buspicker Records 2006) —Dave is Zoe Muth's steel player. Edwardsville, IL native Marty Vadalabene plays drums on this.


JP Harris and the Tough Choices “I'll Keep Calling” (Cow Island Music 2012) —JP Harris and the Tough Choices close out Saturday's music at the Folk 'N' Roots Festival with a show at the Sheldon ballroom.

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