The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Jul 2nd 2011 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
Tom Russell with Dave Alvin and Katy Moffatt “Halley's Comet” from The Long Way Around (Hightone 1997) —Co-written by Tom Russell and Dave Alvin about Bill Halley's last days down in south Texas. Recorded live in St. Louis at Off Broadway.Buy it!
Nanci Griffith with Mac Macanally “Gulf Coast Highway” from From a Distance: The Very Best of Nanci Griffith (MCA 2002) —Singer/Songwriter NANCI GRIFFITH was born on July 6, 1953 in Austin, TX and will be 58 years old on Wednesday.Buy it!
The Louvin Brothers “While You're Cheating on Me” from When I Stop Dreaming: The Best of the Louvin Brothers (Razor & Tie 1995) —From 1958 on the Capitol label.Buy it!
Beausoleil avec Michael Doucet “L'Ouragon” from La Danse De La Vie (Rounder www.rounder.com 1993) —BEAUSOLEIL AVEC MICHAEL DOUCET returns to St. Louis for a show on Wednesday, July 13th at The Old Rock House. Showtime is 8PM.Buy it!
Lost Bayou Ramblers “Bayou Perdu (Lost Bayou)” from Live a la Blue Moon (SWALLOW RECORDS www.swallowrecords.com 2007) —The LOST BAYOU RAMBLERS return to St. Louis to play for a very special monthly Cajun Dance at The Focal Point next Wednesday July 6th. Dance lessons at 7:30PM and music and dancing at 8:15.Buy it!
Dave Alvin and Chris Gaffney “Two Lucky Bums” from Eleven Eleven (Yep Roc 2011) N —DAVE ALVIN & THE GUILTY ONES will be at Off Broadway next Thursday, July 7th for a 9PM show. The Skeletons open.Buy it!
Merle Haggard “Workin' Man Blues” from Down Every Road 3 (CAPITOL NASHVILLE) —This MERLE HAGGARD classic debuted on the charts on July 5, 1969 and stayed there for 15 week, eventually reaching #1.Buy it!
Marty Stuart and Connie Smith “I Run To You” from Ghost Train: The Studio B Sessions (SUGAR HILL 2010) —MARTY STUART and CONNIE SMITH were married on July 8, 1997 on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota. They co-wrote this Grammy-winner.Buy it!
Shelly Lee Alley And His Alley Cats “Women, Women, Women” from Doughboys, Playboys and Cowboys: The Golden Years of Western Swing (Proper 1999) —Recorded in 1937.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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