Songwriters Showcase (Music)
Sun Feb 20th 2011 10.00am–12.00pm
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Lori McKenna “Lorraine” (self 2004) N —Welcome to another edition of Songwriters Showcase Lori is avery successful Nashville songwriter and her new release is one of this years best.
Kris Kristofferson “For the Good Times”
from Singer/Songwriter (Sony 1991) —Kris will be in town with Merle Haggard on Wednesday, March 9 2 legends at the Magnificent Fox Theatre, something you won't want to miss.
Chris Knight “Summer of '75”
from Chris Knight (Decca Records 1998) —Chris will be at Off Broadway on Thursday March 17 St. Patty's Day Chris will be travelling with a full Band, have a shot of Jameson and get ready to rock.
Kinky Friedman “Somethin's Wrong with the Beaver”
from Kinky Friedman (MCA 1974) —Stand up comic, Author, failed politician and legendary Singer Songwriter In town at Off Broadway on April 29 after a decade or so absence.
James McMurtry “Crazy Wind”
from Too Long In the Wasteland (Columbia 1989) —James McMurtry, son of famed author Larry McMurtry is doing well on his own. He's headling a show at the Pageant on Saturday, March 26. Bottle Rockets opening.
Tom Rush “Fall Into the Night”
from What I Know (Appleseed www.appleseedrec.com 2009) —Tom Rush is celebrating his 70th birthday this week ... a fine cover of an Eliza Gilkyson song, if Tom had only written "No Regrets" he would be considered a master songwriter.
Warren Zevon “Looking for the Next Best Thing”
from I'll Sleep When I'm Dead (Rhino 1996) —A request for a Zevon song, always a pleasure to visit the work of the Late songwriter, sadly missed. Thanks for listening, see ya next week same time same place.
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