The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Jan 25th 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
Waylon Jennings “Theme from the Dukes of Hazzard (Good Ol' Boys)”
from The Essential Waylon Jennings, Volume 2 (Sony BMG 2007) —A cultural highwater mark in American television was reached 35 years ago this week with the debut of "The Dukes of Hazzard". Waylon also narrated the segments between scenes.
Sturgill Simpson “I'd Have to be Crazy”
from High Top Mountain (High Top Mountain 2013) —One of the better-known songs written by Austin renaissance musician Steve Fromholz, who died earlier this week in a tragic accident at the age of 68. Willie recorded it on his 1976 album, "The Sound in Your Mind".
Speedy West and Jimmy Bryant “Flippin' the Lid”
from Stratosphere Boogie: The Flaming Guitars of Speedy West and Jimmy Bryant (Razor & Tie www.razorandtie.com 1995) —One written by Speedy and recorded 60 years ago in 1954. What will become of the International Steel Guitar Convention with the closing of the Millenium Hotel?
Norm Hamlet “Invitation to the Blues”
from The Big E: A Salute To Steel Guitarist Buddy Emmons (Warner 2013) —Norm is a member of the International Steel Guitar Hall of Fame, the longtime steel and dobro player for Merle Haggard's Strangers, and a heckuva nice guy.
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)”
from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)
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