Songwriters Showcase (Music)
Sun Jul 17th 2011 10.00am–12.00pm
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Tom Rush “Urge For Going”
from Live at Symphony Hall, Boston (Varese 2001) —Welcome, folk singing legend (recently turned 70) is coming to the Old Rock House, Listening Room Series Thursday october 27, does the Joni Mitchell classic here.
Tom Russell “Spanish Burgundy”
from Poorman's Dream (Dark Angel 1990) —A request, Tom at Off Broadway 10/7 and Mt.Olive Turner Hall W/Gretchen Peters 10/8 , New dvd out now new cd "Mesabi" Due Sept. 6.
PF Sloan/ S Barri / The Grass Roots “Where Were You When I Needed You”
from You Baby (Ace Records 2010) —Grassroots lead singer Rob Grill 67 died July 11 from a head injury, I was a big fan in the late 60's early 70's, a P.F. Sloan - Steve Barri song., from a great tribute album.
Joe Ely “Circumstance”
from Satisfied at Last (Rack 'Em 2011) —Everybody should cover Butch, one of two on Lubbock buddy, Joe's new cd, also 8 fine new originals by Joe.
John Stewart “Johnny Flamingo on the Blue Dream Road”
from Rough Sketches (Folk Era 1997) —Another suggestion by Rich, the late John Stewart chronicles the Mother Road.
Bottle Rockets “Indianapolis”
from 24 Hours A Day (Atlantic unk 1997) —A reader called in and requested this for Brian Henneman's 50th birthday, Happy Birthday, Brian., new acoustic release due next month.
Foster and Lloyd “It's Already Tomorrow” (Effin Ell 2011) —Ten years apart, it's great to see them back together, sounding better than ever.
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