The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Jan 4th 2014 3.00pm–5.00pm
Time zone: central
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.
Big Al Downing “Down on the Farm”
from From Where I Stand: The Black Experience In Country Music (Warner 1998) —Recorded in 1958 for the White Rock label.
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?
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.
Irene Kelley “My Flower”
from Pennsylvania Coal (Patio Records 2014) 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.
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)”
from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)