The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Fri Apr 6th 2012 3.00pm–5.00pm
Time zone: central
Jimmie Rodgers “Peach Pickin' Time in Georgia” from RCA Country Legends (BMG Heritage 2002) —Recorded 80 years ago in 1932 for Victor. Jimmie and Clayton McMichen wrote this song and Clayton plays fiddle on it.Buy it!
Wayne Raney “Why Don't You Haul Off and Love Me” from That Real Hot Boogie Boy (Ace 2002) —Recorded in 1949 for the King label, Wayne and fellow harmonica player, Lonnie Glosson, wrote this one. It was also recorded around this time by The Maddox Brothers and Rose for the same label.Buy it!
Cousin Emmy and Her Kinfolks “Milk Cow Blues” from Cousin Emmy and Her Kinfolks 1939-1947 (Bear Family www.bear-family.de 2007) —The old blues standard written by Kokomo Arnold and recorded by countless Western swing and country artists.Buy it!
Merle Haggard And The Strangers “Swinging Doors” from Strangers/Swinging Doors (EMI 1998) —Originally recorded in 1966 for Capitol, and featuring one of the more memorable guitar intros in country music history, courtesy of James Burton.Buy it!
Iris DeMent “Big City” from Tulare Dust: A Songwriters' Tribute to Merle Haggard (Hightone 1994) R Buy it!
Roy Newman & His Boys “She's Doggin' Me” from Western Swing Chronicles, Volume 5 (Origin Jazz Library 2010) —Cecil Brower's fiddle kicks off this song with a riff from Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue. The one and only Bob Dunn on steel guitar.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!