Songwriters Showcase (Music)
With Ed Becker
Sun Jan 2nd 2011 10.00am–12.00pm
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Dierks Bentley featuring Chris Thile and Punch Brothers “Senor (Tales of Yankee Power)”
from Up On the Ridge CD Album (CAPITOL 2010) —Starting more of the best of 2010, this one caught me by surprise, great Dylan cover
Jimmy Webb with Linda Ronstadt “All I Know”
from Just Across The River (E1 Music www.e1entertainment.com 2010) —Great release from the songwriting legend joined by many friends, Vince Gill, Jackson Browne, Mark Knopfler, Billy Joel, Willie Nelson, Glen Campbell, Lucinda Williams, Michael McDonald, & J.D. Souther.
The Trishas “Till I'm Too Old To Die Young”
from They Call Us the Trishas (The Trishas 2010) —Great new Texas Quartette, featuring Jamie Wilson, Kelley Mickwee, Liz Foster, & Savannah Welch, daughter of songwriter Kevin Welch, doing a song Kevin Co-wrote, this set features children of songwriters we regularly play on the show.
Steve Earle “This City”
from Treme Music From the HBO Original Series, Season 1 (geffen records 2010) N —No new releases from Steve this year, but he did release this great new song on HBO'S Treme miniseries soundtrack
Katy Moffatt with Julian Dawson “Kind Woman (feat. Julian Dawson)”
from Playin' Fool (Strickly Country Records 2010) N —Katy from a great set recorded in Holland doing the Richie Furay classic, joined by lots of friends on this set, including her brother Hugh, Tom Russell, Andrew Hardin, & Rosie Flores.
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