The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Mar 8th 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
Fred Eaglesmith “Mrs. Hank Williams” from Milly's Café (Lonesome Day www.lonesomeday.com 2006) —Fred returns to St. Louis next Thursday, March 13th for an 8PM show at Off Broadway along with Tif Ginn.Buy it!
Norman Blake, Tut Taylor, Sam Bush, Butch Robins, Vassar Clements, David Holland, Jethro Burns “The Old Brown Case” from Norman Blake, Tut Taylor, Sam Bush, Butch Robins, Vassar Clements, David Holland, Jethro Burns (Flying Fish 1975) —One of my "desert island" recordings, for sure. That is, if my desert island had a turntable and electricity.Buy it!
Cousin Emmy and Her Kinfolks “Ruby” from Cousin Emmy And Her Kinfolks 1939 - 1947 (Bear Family 2007) —Originally recorded in 1946, Cousin Emmy's most well-known composition. The Osborne Brothers had a hit with it and more recently the Carolina Chocolate Drops recorded it.Buy it!
Jimmie Rodgers “Dear Old Sunny South by the Sea” from The First Sessions, 1927-28 (Rounder www.rounder.com 1992) R —For Annabelle and Bill in Farmington. Originally recorded in 1927 for Victor.Buy it!
Country All Stars “Stompin' at the Savoy” from Country All Stars: Jazz from the Hills (Bear Family Records www.bear-family.de 1994) —Recorded for RCA in 1952, written by Chick Webb's alto sax man, Edgar Sampson, although Goodman and Webb are given co-writing credit.Buy it!
Wylie and the Wild West “Hutterite Boogie” from Relic (Hi-Line Records 2014) N —The Hutterites are a pacifist branch of the Anabaptists who mostly live in the Upper Great Plains and western Canada. Not sure how much boogieing they do.Buy it!
Lefty Frizzell “Saginaw Michigan” from Look What Thoughts Will Do, Volume 2 (Sony 1997) —Recorded for Columbia and written by Bill Anderson, this topped the charts this week in 1963, Lefty's last #1.Buy it!
The Texas Troubadors “Rhodes Bud Boogie” from Almost To Tulsa: The Instrumentals (Bear Family 2008) —The quarterly series "Nashville Cats" at the Country Music Hall of Fame salutes guitar great Leon Rhodes this afternoon. Leon still makes his home in Nashville.Buy it!
The Bellamy Brothers with Dolly Parton “If I Said You Had a Beautiful Body (Would You Hold It Against Me)?” from Angels and Outlaws, Volume 1 (2005) —Written by David Bellamy. The Bellamy Brothers are at the Wildey Theater in Edwardsville next Friday, March 14th, 8PM show.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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