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Spinitron - KDHX: The Back Country Sat Nov 16th 2013

The Back Country (Music)

Sat Nov 16th 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)


Jean Shepard “Crying Steel Guitar Waltz”
from The Melody Ranch Girl, Volume 1 (Bear Family 1996) —Recorded in 1952 for the Capitol label.


Jean Shepard “Second Fiddle (To an Old Guitar)”
from The Melody Ranch Girl, Volume 5 (Bear Family 1996) —A Capitol recording from 1964.


Jean Shepard “I'll Take the Blame”
from The Melody Ranch Girl, Volume 3 (CAPITOL 1996) —From 55 years ago in 1958.


John Hartford and the Aereo Plain Band “Steam Powered Aereo Plane”
from Steam Powered Aereo Plain (Rounder Select 2002) —A classic from the Warner label in 1971, going out to Kelly Wells, host of Steam Powered Radio Wednesdays from 10 til noon on KDHX.


Norman and Nancy Blake with Tut Taylor “End of the World”
from Shacktown Road (Dualtone 2007) —A Fred Rose song.


Norman Blake, Tut Taylor, Sam Bush, Butch Robins, Vassar Clements, David Holland, Jethro Burns “Oconee”
from Norman Blake, Tut Taylor, Sam Bush, Butch Robins, Vassar Clements, David Holland, Jethro Burns (HDS 1975) —One written by Tut and he plays mandolin on this one. I think he takes the opening and is later joined by Sam and Jethro.


Mike Auldridge “This Ain't Grass”
from Blues and Bluegrass (TAKOMA 1974) —Mike was able to re-record this song of Tut's on Tut's tribute album, "Southern Filibuster" in 2011 before Mike passed away late last year.


Eck Robertson “Brilliancy Medley”
from Vintage Recordings, 1922-1929 (County 1998) —Recorded for the Victor label in Dallas, TX in October 1929, shortly before the stock market crashed and ushered in the Great Depression.


The Carper Family “I've Tried”
from Old-Fashioned Gal (self 2013) —The Carper Family appears on Prairie Home Companion this evening at 5PM CT. Congratulations, Carpers!


Jim Lauderdale “Just Say You Want Me There”
from Old Time Angels (Sky Crunch 2013) N  —New music from Jim Lauderdale, and he's working with Robert Hunter on their third album of co-written songs.


The Wilhelms “Little Stream of Whiskey”
from Film At 11 (Perdition 2013) N L —Andy Ploof and John Wendland have made a fine record, with an assist from Gary Gordon at Inside Out Studios in Sparta.


Larry Cordle and Lonesome Standard Time “Black Diamond Strings”
from Murder On Music Row (Shell Point Records 2000) —Larry remembers them fondly but Guy Clark says "they're like white flour and grits, you play Black Diamond Strings 'cause that's all you can get".


Doug Dillard and Gene Clark “Through the Morning, Through the Night”
from Fantastic Expedition of Dillard & Clark/Through the Morning, Through the Night (A&M 1998) —The title track to their second album, released on A & M in 1969.


Tim O'Brien and Darrell Scott “Just One More”
from Memories and Moments (Full Skies 2013) N  —A George Jones composition, of course, and one George recorded for Mercury long ago.


George Jones “He Stopped Loving Her Today”
from The Essential George Jones, Volume 2 (Sony 2006) —Bobby Braddock co-wrote this #1 for George, who hadn't topped the charts in 6 years. George really didn't care for the song and his last word on the subject to Billy Sherrill was "Nobody'll buy that morbid sonofabitch". He was wrong about that.


The Flying Burrito Bros. “Green, Green Grass of Home”
from Sleepless Nights (A & M 1976) —Curly's co-writer on this one was Sheb Wooley. Standout playing by Sneaky Pete here.


Jimmie Dale Gilmore “Darcy Farrow”
from One Endless Night (Rounder www.rounder.com 2000) —Steve Gillette co-wrote this one long ago, first recorded by Ian and Sylvia in 1965. Steve and his wife, Cindy Mangsen are at the Focal Point tonight at 8PM.


Loretta Lynn “Coal Miner's Daughter”
from All Time Greatest Hits (MCA Nashville. 2002) R


Hank Williams and His Drifting Cowboys “Lost Highway”
from The Original Singles Collection Plus (MERCURY NASHVILLE 1991) R  —Recorded for MGM in 1949


Miss Leslie “Outside the Outsiders”
from Lucky (Zero Label Records 2013) N  —Great new music from Miss Leslie.


Jimmy Rivers and the Cherokees “Jammin' With Jimmy”
from Brisbane Bop: Western Swing, 1961-64 (San Joaquin Records 1995) —Featuring Vance Terry on pedal steel guitar, these recordings are the product of Terry's taped recordings of the band's performances at the 23 Club in Brisbane, CA.


Ray Price and the Cherokee Cowboys “Don't You Ever Get Tired of Hurting Me?”
from Ray Price and the Cherokee Cowboys, Volume 9 (Bear Family 1995) —Recorded in 1965 for Capitol, one written by former Cherokee Cowboy, Willie Nelson.


BR5-49 “Cherokee Boogie”
from BR5-49 CD Album (Arista Records 1996) —Co-written by Moon Mullican and Chief William Redbird, a Cherokee chief, rodeo performer, marksman and minor league ballplayer, who presented a headdress to every U.S. president from Wilson to Ford.


Cumberland Gap “Ribbon of Darkness”
from Circle the Wagons (Wildstone 2004) L —A fine version of this Gordon Lightfoot song from Cumberland Gap, who is evidently on deep hiatus.


Katy Moffatt “I Can't Be Myself” Single (Hightone 1994) —I played a version last week of this Haggard song by Vince Gill and Paul Franklin. Katy really nails this one.


Doye O'Dell “Diesel Smoke (Dangerous Curves)”
from Truck Driver's Boogie: Big Rig Hits, Vol. 1, 1939-1969 (Audium 2001) —Recorded in 1952 for the Intro label.


Bill Kirchen “Semi-Truck”
from Seeds and Stems (Proper 2013) N  —Bill played this one at Off Broadway Thursday night in a fine 90-minute set.


Iris DeMent “Livin' on the Inside”
from Sing the Delta (Flariella Records 2012) —At the Sheldon Concert Hall next Friday, November 22nd.


Sturgill Simpson “Life Ain't Fair and the World Is Mean”
from High Top Mountain (High Top Mountain 2013) N

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