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Spinitron - KDHX: The Back Country Sat Jan 4th 2014

The Back Country (Music)

Sat Jan 4th 2014 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)


Hot Club Of Cowtown “'Deed I Do”
from Continental Stomp (Hightone 2003) —One of dozens of great songs written by Fred Rose.


Hank Garland “Three-Four, The Blues”
from Move! - The Guitar Artistry of Hank Garland (Legacy/Columbia 2001) —This 2-disc release features all of Hank's work at Columbia, including this track from the classic Jazz Winds from a New Direction, featuring 17-year old vibes genius, Gary Burton.


Homer and Jethro with June Carter “Baby, It's Cold Outside”
from June Carter Cash: Keep on the Sunny Side (Sony 2005) —When this single was released the label included "with apologies to Frank Loesser", the author and composer of this gem.


Jay Dee Maness “This Cold War With You”
from The Big E: A Salute to Steel Guitarist Buddy Emmons (Warner 2013) —Very nice reading of this Floyd Tillman song.


Robert Earl Keen “Snowin' on Raton”
from Live from Austin TX (New West 2004) —From a 2001 taping of Austin City Limits. Nice steel work from Marty Muse on this Townes Van Zandt classic.


Billy Joe Shaver “You Ought to be With Me When I'm Alone”
from The Real Deal (Compadre 2005) R


Verlon Thompson “Story of Greasy Bend/Darwettia's Mandolin”
from This One's for Him: A Tribute to Guy Clark (Music Road Records 2011) —Verlon has been Guy's pickin' partner for many years now, but he's a great talent in his own right.


Brandi Clark “Stripes”
from 12 Stories (Slate Creek Records 2013) N


Big Bill Lister “RC Cola and Moon Pie”
from There's a Tear in My Beer (Bear Family 1999) —In some places in the South this is the noontime meal.


Carl Perkins “Matchbox”
from The Classic Carl Perkins, Volume 1 (Bear Family 1990) —Originally recorded for Sam Phillips' Sun Records in 1956, a Perkins original.


Elvis Presley “Heartbreak Hotel”
from The Tupelo Mississippi Flash (Proper Records 2008) —Recorded January 10, 1956 for RCA, which spared no expense with this production, enlisting Chet Atkins, Floyd Cramer and D.J. Fontana as session players. Written by Hoyt's mama, Mae Boren Axton.


Johnny Cash and the Tennessee Two “Get Rhythm”
from The Essential Johnny Cash, 1955-1983 (Sony 1998) —Recorded in 1956 for Sun Records, this was the B-side of I Walk the Line.


Big Al Downing “Down on the Farm”
from From Where I Stand: The Black Experience In Country Music (Warner Bros. 1998) —Recorded in 1958 for the White Rock label.


Patty Loveless “Sleepless Nights” (Saguaro Records 2008) —A classic song from Felice and Boudleaux Bryant


Flatt and Scruggs and the Foggy Mountain Boys “Don't Get Above Your Raisin'”
from The Essential Earl Scruggs, Volume 1 (Sony 2004) —Recorded in 1951 for the Columbia label.


The SteelDrivers “If It Hadn't Been For Love”
from The SteelDrivers (Rounder www.rounder.com 2007) —Mike Henderson was a SteelDriver when he co-wrote this one with lead vocalist, Chris Stapleton.


George Worthmore “Saturday Night Rub”
from Live at the Blue Rooster (Little Dragon 2013) —George is at the Stagger Inn Again in Edwardsville on Thursday, the 9th, at The Focal Point on Friday, the 10th, and at Log House Concerts on Saturday, the 11th. If you lived in Sarasota, FL would you book shows in St. Louis in January?


Scott Shipley and Snake Oil “Bennie and Me”
from None - Single (self 2013) —Scott is at the Old Rock House tonight with Powdermill.


Buck Owens and his Buckaroos “Tall Dark Stranger”
from The Very Best of Buck Owens (Rhino 1994) —Originally recorded 45 years ago this week on the Capitol label, this was Buck's 19th #1 song in 6 years. That's pretty hot!


Leona Williams “New Patches” (Heart of Texas Records 2008) —A Tommy Collins song done only as Missouri's favorite daughter Leona Williams can do it.


Willie Nelson and the Offenders “Something to Think About”
from Me and the Drummer (Luck 2000) —The Offenders include Willie's old pals, Johnny Bush, David Zettner, Floyd Domino and Jimmy Day.


Dale Watson & His Lone Stars “Don't Wanna Go Home Song”
from Carryin' On (E1 Music 2010) —More of my Christmas gift certificate well spent buying this one the other day.


Iris DeMent “Go On Ahead and Go Home”
from Sing the Delta (Flariella Records 2012) —Iris says go on home and Dale says he doesn't want to. Think I'll just stay here and drink.


Ralph Stanley and The Clinch Mountain Boys “Leather Britches”
from Live in Japan (Rebel 1997) —As Ralph introduces him, it's Curly Ray Cline playing fiddle on this traditional number. From a 1971 recording.


Johnny Cash “Tears In the Holston River”
from Will the Circle Be Unbroken, Volume 3 (CAPITOL 2002) —Sara Carter Bayes died 45 years ago this week on January 8, 1979. She is buried at the United Methodist Church cemetery in Hiltons (Maces Springs), VA, next to 2nd husband Coy Bayes and only feet away from A.P. Carter.


Rosanne Cash “Etta's Tune”
from The River & The Thread (Blue Note 2014) N  —Release date for this one is January 14th.


Irene Kelley “My Flower”
from Pennsylvania Coal (Patio Records 2013) N  —Lots of wonderful musicians help on this fine album of all originals: Bryan Sutton, Stuart Duncan, Adam Steffey, Dale Ann Bradley, Claire Lynch, Trisha Yearwood, Carl Jackson, etc. Produced by Kentucky Thunder bassist Mark Fain.

Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.