The Texas Troubadors “Buddy's Boogie (intro)” from Almost To Tulsa (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 2008)Buy it!
Tom Russell with Dave Alvin and Katy Moffatt “Haley's Comet” from The Long Way Around (Hightone 1997) —David Alvin co-wrote this song with Tom about Bill Haley's last days on earth.Buy it!
Dave Alvin “Kern River” from Tulare Dust: A Songwriter's Tribute to Merle Haggard (Hightone 1997) —Recorded over two nights at Off Broadway in St. Louis. A Merle Haggard song, of course.Buy it!
The Lonesome Pines “Country Boy Rock and Roll” from After Sundown (self thesailorkicks.bandcamp.com 2002) R L —Nice cover of the Don Reno classic.Buy it!
Stella! “Down in the Cellar” from Sorry, Stella (Earthwork 2012) R Buy it!
Richard Smith and Aaron Till “Dixie Hoedown” from Out of Nowhere (self thesailorkicks.bandcamp.com 2004) —With Jesse Cobb of The Infamous Stringdusters on mandolin. Richard Smith returns to St. Louis on Friday, December 6th, for a show at the Focal Point Arts Center.Buy it!
Iris DeMent “If That Ain't Love” from Sing the Delta (Flariella Records 2012) —Coming to the Sheldon Concert Hall on Friday, November 22nd.Buy it!
Grayson and Whitter “Tom Dooley” from The Recordings of Grayson & Whitter, 1928-1930 (County 1998) —Recorded for the Victor label in 1929, written and first recorded by G.B. Grayson.Buy it!
The Mound City Slickers “Going Back to Dixie” from Made GOOD for You (Oceana Productions 2013) N LBuy it!
Richard Greene and The Grass Is Greener “With Body and Soul” from Sales Tax Toddle (Rebel www.rebelrecords.com 1997)Buy it!
Si Kahn and the Looping Brothers “To Hear Doc Watson Play” from Aragon Mill: The Bluegrass Sessions (Strictly Country Records 2013) N —Nice little label from the Netherlands, they've produced folks like Liz Meyer, Jonathan Edwards and The Gordons among others.Buy it!
Robbie Fulks “That's Where I'm From” from Gone Away Backward (Bloodshot 2013) N —Another good song that Robbie wrote.Buy it!
The Jimmy Ray Guns “Two Timing Loser” from Company's Coming (self thesailorkicks.bandcamp.com 2013) N —An artist new to my ears, from the Houston, TX area.Buy it!
James King “Old Five and Dimers” from Three Chords and The Truth (Rounder Records www.rounderrecords.com 2013) N —A classic from the pen of Billy Joe Shaver.Buy it!
Hank Garland & His Sugarfooters “Sugarfoot Boogie” from Hank Garland & His Sugarfooters (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 1992) —Originally recorded for Decca in 1949, a year before Hank recorded his theme, "Sugarfoot Rag"Buy it!
David Bromberg Band “Last Date” from Only Slightly Mad (Appleseed Music 2013) N —Composed by Floyd Cramer with lyrics later added by Conway Twitty.Buy it!
The Dock Ellis Band “Tears Come Easy” from Bad Songs And Waltzes (self-released 2013) LBuy it!
Miss Leslie “Outside the Outsiders” from Lucky (Zero Label Records 2013) N Buy it!
The Carper Family “My Old Chevy Van” from Old-Fashioned Gal (self thesailorkicks.bandcamp.com 2013) N —The Carper Family are guests on Prairie Home Companion one week from today on November 16th.Buy it!
Vince Gill And Paul Franklin “I Can't Be Myself” from Bakersfield (MCA 2013) N —A Haggard tune.Buy it!
Rough Shop “Drink Up and Go Home” from Here Today (Perdition Records 2008) R LBuy it!
Red Ingle and The Natural Seven “Temptation (Timtayshun)” from Heroes of Country Music: Legends of the West Coast (Rhino 1996) —Recorded for Capitol in 1947. Jo Stafford is credited here as Cinderella G. Stump. Noel Boggs on the pedal steel.Buy it!
Bill Kirchen “Husbands and Wives (feat. Chris O'Connell)” from Word To The Wise CD ALBUM (Proper 2010) —Bill Kirchen will be at Off Broadway on Thursday, November 14th for a 7PM seated show.Buy it!
Brennen Leigh and Noel McKay “Soft Guitars” from Before the World Was Made (self thesailorkicks.bandcamp.com 2013) N Buy it!
Roy Newman and His Boys “She's Doggin' Me” from Bob Dunn: Master of the Electric Steel Guitar 1935-1950 (Origin Jazz Library 2010) —Originally recorded for Vocalion in 1937, a brilliant intro marked by Cecil Brower's fiddle riff from Rhapsody in Blue, and the great Bob Dunn on steel guitar.Buy it!
Willie Nelson and Rosanne Cash “Please Don’t Tell Me How the Story Ends” from To All the Girls... (Legacy 2013) N —Another great song from the pen of Kris Kristofferson.Buy it!
Waylon Jennings and the Waylors “Are You Ready for the Country” from RCA Country Legends (Buddha 2001) —Originally recorded in 1976 for RCA, one written by Neil Young.Buy it!
Johnny Cash “Veteran's Day” from Wounded Heart of America (Tom Russell Songs) (Hightone 2007) —Going out to all our veterans.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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