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Spinitron - KDHX: The Back Country Sat Jan 18th 2014

The Back Country (Music)

Sat Jan 18th 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)Buy it!


The Everly Brothers “Like Strangers” from Heartaches and Harmonies (Rhino 1994)Buy it!


Dolly Parton “In the Good Old Days (When Times Were Bad)” from My Tennessee Mountain Home (BMG 2007) —Originally recorded in 1972 on RCA.Buy it!


The Haden Triplets “Slowly” from The Haden Triplets (Third Man www.thirdmanrecords.com 2014N  —The debut album from the triplet daughters of bassist Charlie Haden, produced by Ry Cooder.Buy it!


Leadbelly “Rock Island Line” from Classic Folk Music from Smithsonian Folkways (Smithsonian Folkways) —Originally recorded in 1937 for Folkways.Buy it!


Django Reinhardt And Stephane Grappelli With The Quintet Of The Hot Club Of France “Sweet Georgia Brown” from Souvenirs (Polygram 1989) —Recorded in 1938 for Decca.Buy it!


Lucinda Williams “You Don't Have Very Far to Go” from Tulare Dust: A Songwriter's Tribute to Merle Haggard (Hightone 1994) —As the album title indicates, a Merle Haggard song.Buy it!


George Jones “White Lightning” from The Essential George Jones [Disc 1] (Sony 2006) —One of Pig Robbins' earliest recordings.Buy it!


Irene Kelley “Pennsylvania Coal” (Patio Records 2014)Buy it!


Ray Price and the Cherokee Cowboys “I Wish I Could Fall in Love Today” from Honky Tonk: Ray Price and the Cherokee Cowboys, Volume 6 (Bear Family 1995R  —Recorded in 1960 for the Columbia label.Buy it!


Willie Nelson “Mr. Record Man” from The Early Years, Disc One (EMI-Capitol 1993R  —Recorded in 1961 on the Liberty label.Buy it!


Landon Dodd “Call of the Wine” from Call Of The Wine (Heart of Texas Records 2012R Buy it!


The Cornell Hurd Band “I Bought The Shoes (That Just Walked Out on Me)” from Live! at the Broken Spoke (Behemeth 1995R  —One written by Red Simpson.Buy it!


Johnny Cash “Cocaine Blues” from At Folsom Prison (Sony BMG 2008R  —Recorded in 1968 for Columbia but unissued until this release, which contains tracks from the second show at Folsom.Buy it!


Red Foley “Foggy River” from Tennessee Saturday Night, Volume 2 (Proper 2002R  —Recorded in 1951 for Decca. The listener wanted to hear Carl Smith's version but I couldn't locate it, so he gets Red and a Carl Smith song.Buy it!


Carl Smith “If Teardrops Were Pennies” from The Essential Carl Smith, 1950-1956 (Sony 1991R  —Recorded in 1951 for Columbia.Buy it!


Rough Shop “Drink Up and Go Home” from Here Today (Perdition Records 2008R L —A Freddie Hart song done in fine style by these St. Louis favorites.Buy it!


Leo Soileau's Four Aces “La Valse De Gueydan” from Cajun Capers: Cajun Music 1928-1954 (Proper 2005) —Recorded in 1935 for the Bluebird label. The other Aces are Dewey Landry and Floyd Shreve, guitars, and Tony Gonzalez on drums.Buy it!


Rusty and Doug Kershaw “Louisiana Man” from Louisiana Men, Volume 2 (Ace 2004) —Recorded in 1961 on Roy Acuff's Hickory label, one written by Doug.Buy it!


Doug Kershaw “Diggy Liggy Lo” from Heroes (Warner 1995) —Written by J.D. Miller.Buy it!


Doc and Merle Watson “Red Rocking Chair” from Black Mountain Rag (Rounder www.rounder.com 2006) —A nice compilation of Doc and Merle's work for the great Flying Fish label. T. Michael Coleman plays the bass. I miss Doc.Buy it!


Vassar Clements “Fiddlin' Will” from Grass Routes (Rounder www.rounder.com 1991) —One written by Jim & Jesse McReynolds, who provide the vocals on this one.Buy it!


Bill Emerson with Jimmy Martin “It Takes One to Know One” from Reunion (Webco Records 1992) —One written by Harlan Howard and Freddie Hart.Buy it!


The Gordons “Why I'm Walkin'” from Wasn't Born to Follow (Street Level 2005L —Roberta Gordon does a fine job on the vocal of this Stonewall Jackson/Melvin Endsley song. The late, great Wade Ray on the fiddle.Buy it!


Slim Whitman “It's a Sin to Tell a Lie” from Greatest Hits (Curb 1990) —Originally recorded in 1971 on the Epic label, going out to my cousin, Mike, a big Slim Whitman fan.Buy it!


Tennessee Ernie Ford “Milk 'Em in the Morning Blues” from Hey Good Lookin’ (Memoir Records 2000) —Recorded at Tennessee Ernie's first session for the Capitol label 65 years ago this week in 1949.Buy it!


Little Jimmy Dickens “Out Behind the Barn” from Country Boy, Volume 3 (Bear Family 1997) —Recorded 60 years ago this week for the Columbia label.Buy it!


Arty Hill and the Long Gone Daddys “Hankin' Around” from Bar of Gold (Cow Island Music 2008)Buy it!


Hank Thompson And His Brazos Valley Boys “The Wild Side of Life” from Hank Thompson and His Brazos Valley Boys, 1946-64, Volume 2 (Bear Family 1996) —A 12-disc collection of Hanks Capitol recordings. This was a giant hit in 1952 and brought on Kitty Wells' answer song, "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels".Buy it!


Ferlin Husky “Gone” from Heroes of Country Music, Volume 4: Legends of the West Coast (Rhino 1996) —Recorded in 1956.Buy it!


The Louvin Brothers “Hoping That You're Hoping” from When I Stop Dreaming: The Best of the Louvin Brothers (Razor & Tie www.razorandtie.com 1995) —Recorded in 1956. I included this one just for its use of "spuddle", which means to make a fuss over trivial things.Buy it!


Wanda Jackson “Right or Wrong” from Vintage Collections CD ALBUM (CAPITOL 1996) —One written by Wanda and recorded in 1960. Ken Nelson refused to sign Wanda when he had the chance earlier because he said "Girls don't sell records".Buy it!


Merle Haggard And The Strangers “The Bottle Let Me Down” from Strangers/Swinging Doors (EMI 1998) —Recorded in 1966.Buy it!


Buck Owens and his Buckaroos “Act Naturally” from The Very Best of Buck Owens (Rhino 1994) —Written by Johnny Russell and recorded in 1963.Buy it!


Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!

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