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Spinitron - KDHX: Songwriters Showcase Sun Oct 16th 2011

Songwriters Showcase (Music)

Sun Oct 16th 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

10:06am

Denice Franke “Keep Me Right” from Live in the KDHX Studio 09/22/2006 (Live At KDHX 2006) —Welcome, final Fall pledge drive show, Franke doing a great Mickie Merken's song, always great to hear Larry's voice, starting the show.Buy it!

10:09am

Beacon City Band “Aunt Nora” from Beacon City Band (Potatoe Satellite Records 1981) —Great to pitch with Stacy, one & only release from Denice Franke, Doug Hudson, Roland Denney & David Wright, wonderful stuff, especially this classic by Joey Giaconne, vinyl only.Buy it!

10:22am

Adrian Brannon w/Tom Russell “Stories We Could Tell” from Boots and Pearls (self 2009) —Watch out for this teenager with a big voice from Elko, Nevada, Tom Russell produces and joins her on this John Sebastian song.Buy it!

10:25am

The Lovin' Spoonful “Darlin' Be Home Soon” from Anthology (Rhino 1990) —That last song made me want to hear more John Sebastian, this may be my favorite of many from this underrated songwriter and band.Buy it!

10:32am

Paul Kelly “To Her Door” from Australian Record Industry Awards10 Years of Hits (Columbia 1996) —Aussie star doing a great song, thanks to Paul for sending me an ftc friendly version of this song.Buy it!

10:35am

Eliza Gilkyson “Beauty Way” from Hard Times In Babylon (Red House Records www.redhouserecords.com 2000) —Looking forward to Red Horse, Eliza with John Gorka and Lucy Kaplanski when they come to the acoustically perfect Sheldon next April 20, 2012Buy it!

10:38am

Harry Lipson “Gimme a Game of Baseball” from Fridays & Saturdays (Pandemonium Records 1982) —Have no idea what happened to Harry, but he captures the game of baseball perfectly on this Larry Weir vinyl discovery & Songwriter Showcase exclusive.Buy it!

10:41am

Sam Baker “Baseball” from Mercy (Sam Baker 2004) —The 1st disc in Sam Baker's truley amazing trilogy, if you haven't already read Sam's remarkable story on his website.Buy it!

10:44am

Fred Eaglesmith “Summerlea” from Things Is Changin' (A Major Label 1993) —You can almost smell the whiskey and perfume on this realistic cowboy love song by Fred, Fred returns to Off Broadway with the "Fabulous Ginn Sisters" October 30.Buy it!

10:57am

Robbie Fulks “Flowers in The Dell” from The Songs of Fred Eaglesmith (Twangoff Records 2003) —Robbie Folks' take on a Fred song on this Fred tribute that also includes Slaid Cleaves, Mary Gauthier, and others. Robbie & Willie Porter tonight at Off Broadway.Buy it!

11:08am

Garth Hudson W/Peter Katz & The Curious “Acadian Driftwood” from Canadian Celebration of the Band (Curve 2010) —Great take on my favorite Robbie Robertson song form one of 3 remaing original members, Garth Hudson's superb all Canadian tribute.Buy it!

11:18am

Tom Russell “Heart Within a Heart” from Mesabi (Shout Factory 2011) —An internet request for this song from "Mesabi" "Mesabi is on the 1st list for a Grammy nomination for original folk cd. we'll keep you posted.Buy it!

11:22am

Matraca Berg, Gretchen Peters, Suzy Bogguss “Camille” from The Sewanee Sessions (15 Bottles 2009) —Mataca, Gretchen, & Suzy take a case of wine, their guitars, and a recorder to a cabin in the Swanee National Forest and write and sing songs, and it's us that benefits, they co-wrote this one.Buy it!

11:31am

Adam Carroll W/Ray Wylie Hubbard “Last Day of Grace” from Far Away Blues (Blue Corn Music 2005) —Adam is joined by Ray Wylie on this song that they co-wrote.Buy it!

11:34am

James McMurtry “Song for a Deck Hands Daughter” from Too Long In the Wasteland (Columbia 1989) —My favorite song by James with a lot of others tied for second, way back on his John Mellencamp produced debut.Buy it!

11:40am

Willie Nile “House of a Thousand Guitars” (River House www.willienile.com 2009) —Title song to Willie's 2009 release, Willie seems to be a well kept secret, let's try and change that, he makes great records.Buy it!

11:47am

Warren Zevon “Gorrilla, You're a Desperado” from I'll Sleep When I'm Dead (Rhino 1996) —Always try and go back as often as I can and play something by the late and very much missed singer songwriter.Buy it!

11:51am

Ian Tyson “Summer Wages” from Cowboyography (Vanguard Records vanguardrecords.com 1994) —Canadian rancher and songwriting legend doing one of his better known classics.Buy it!

11:57am

Stan Rogers “Forty-Five Years” from The Very Best Of Stan Rogers (self-released 2009) —Thanks to everyone who called & pledged & a special thanks to Stacy & Rich, my favorite love song by the late Canadian singer songwriter.Buy it!

Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.