The Texas Troubadors “Buddy's Boogie (intro)” from Almost To Tulsa (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 2008)Buy it!
Doug Sahm “Cowboy Peyton Place” from The Return of Wayne Douglas (Tornado Records 2000)Buy it!
Delbert McClinton “Texas Me” from Keep Your Soul: A Tribute to Doug Sahm (Vanguard 2009)Buy it!
Bottle Rockets “Be Real” from Songs of Sahm (Bloodshot 2001) —The pride of Festus, MO.Buy it!
Roscoe Beano and Ann Toler “various” from none--live at KDHX 11.5.11 (none) LBuy it!
Richard Greene & the Grass Is Greener “My Little Georgia Rose” from Sales Tax Toddle (Rebel www.rebelrecords.com 1997) —RICHARD GREENE (the fiddle player, not the ‘50s TV star of “Robin Hood”) was born on November 9, 1942 in Los Angeles, CA and will be 65 years old on Friday.Buy it!
The Infamous Stringdusters “Get It While You Can” from We'll Do It Live (High Country Recordings www.highcountryrecordings.com 2011) N —I gotta think the title of the release is a riff on the famous Bill O'Reilly video.Buy it!
The Sam Bush Band “The Ballad of Stringbean and Estelle” from Circles Around Me (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2009)Buy it!
Emmylou Harris and The Hot Band “Too Far Gone” from Pieces of the Sky (Warner 1975)Buy it!
The Carper Family “Back When” (self thesailorkicks.bandcamp.com 2012) N —A very impressive second album from this Texas group.Buy it!
Brennen Leigh “Distracted” from The Box (self thesailorkicks.bandcamp.com 2010) —Tommy Detamore plays a great steel guitar on this one, written by Brennen.Buy it!
Bonnie Raitt “Sweet & Shiny Eyes” from Home Plate (Warner Brothers 1975)Buy it!
Joni Harms “Cowboy Up” from Let's Put The Western Back In The Country (Wildcatter 2003)Buy it!
Dave Alvin and the Guilty Women “Boss of the Blues” from Dave Alvin and the Guilty Women (Yep Roc 2009)Buy it!
Hank Garland & His Sugarfooters “Doll Dance” from Hank Garland & His Sugarfooters (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 1992) —Recorded 60 years ago in 1951 for Decca.Buy it!
Darrell Scott “You'll Never Leave Harlan Alive” from Live in NC (Full Light www.darrellscott.com 2004) —DARRELL SCOTT will be at the Sheldon Concert Hall next Friday, November 11th for an 8PM show. I will host an in-studio with Darrell the afternoon of the show and will air it on next week’s show.Buy it!
Guy Clark “Out in the Parking Lot” from Songs and Stories (Dualtone 2011) N —From Guy's latest, this is one he co-wrote with Darrell Scott.Buy it!
Guy Clark “The Cape” from Together at the Bluebird Cafe (American Originals 2001)Buy it!
Roy Rogers with Country Washburne & His Orchestra “I'm Restless” from The King of the Cowboys (ASV 1998) —Leonard Franklin Slye, aka ROY ROGERS, was born 100 years ago today in Cincinnati, OH. The King of the Cowboys died on July 6, 1998 at the age of 86.Buy it!
Hank Williams and The Drifting Cowboys “Fly Trouble” from The Original Singles Collection Plus (MERCURY NASHVILLE 1992) R —Recorded in 1947 for MGM and written by Fred Rose. By all accounts Hank did not like this song.Buy it!
Lefty Frizzell “Run 'Em Off” from Look What Thoughts Can Do (Columbia Legacy 1997) —Recorded for Columbia in 1953.Buy it!
Stonewall Jackson “Smoke Along the Track” from The Best of Stonewall Jackson (Sony 2002) —Columbia label again, this time in 1959. Another Fred Rose song.Buy it!
Atomic Duo and Friends “Take the Bottle” from Long Time Coming (self thesailorkicks.bandcamp.com 2011) N LBuy it!
The International Submarine Band “Blue Eyes” from The Gram Parsons Anthology, Volume 1 (Rhino 2001) —From Lee Hazelwood's LHI label in 1967.Buy it!
Gram Parsons and Emmylou Harris “Return of the Grievous Angel” from GP / Grievous Angel (Reprise 1990) —One of my favorite Gram-Emmylou duets, from the Warner label in 1974.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!
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