Songwriters Showcase (Music)
Sun Sep 2nd 2012 10.00am–12.00pm
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James McMurtry “Hurrican Party (live)”
from Live at KDHX January 19, 2008 (self) —James McMurtry is coming back, Thursday, 11/8 Duck Room, we take you back to one of the best live performances ever in the KDHX studios. Just James & his 12 string.
James McMurtry “Ruby and Carlos (Live)”
from Live at KDHX January 19, 2008 (self) —James is a tough interview, but you wouldn't know it when the interviewer is the masterful Larry Weir, love how Larry pointed out that James is really a beer salesman.
Gordie Tentrees “Hill Country News”
from North Country Heart (Yukon 2012) —New from this great Canadian songwriter, will be part of Fred Eaglesmith's Tin Can Tour of Route 66, stopping at Off Broadway Sunday 9/16 and at the Old 36 Inn in Riverton, IL on Saturday the 15th
Roger Marin “Broken Glass & Busted Songs”
from High Roads (Little Roger Pub. 2006) —Former Flying Squirrel and Brother of current drummer Kori Heppner, Roger will also be part of the loaded lineup at Off Broadway, wrote this one with Fred & Adam Carroll.
Bill Poss “HEAVEN”
from Hay (Poss 2011) —Bill shortened his name Passalacqua (understand why) the Effingham native will also join the crowd at Fred's show, he's married Tiff Ginn of the Ginn Sisters, they will also be there to join in on the fun.
Jackson Browne “WEIGHT of the WORLD”
from Keep The Light Alive (AIP 2009) —Jackson will be bringing his solo acoustic show to the Fox Theatre on November 2, and to Sangamon State in Springfield, IL on October 23. This song is from a tribute to Eric Lowen (Lowen & Navarro) who died recently from ALS, Lou Gehrigs Disease.
Sara Watkins “Pony”
from Sara Watkins (Nonesuch 2009) —Sara Watkins, who will join Jackson on his acoustic tour, doing a Tom Waits cover from her latest album. Her fiddle and vocals should add a very special touch to the show.
Robert Earl Keen “Runnin' With the Night”
from Picnic (Arista 1997) —The shows just keep on coming, Robert with his superb band will hit the Off Broadway stage at 9 PM Wednesday September 19, even if it's late for a school night, it sounds like a full house to me, get your tickets early !!
Steve Forbert “All I Need to Do”
from Over With You (Blue Corn 2012) —The masterful singer/songwriter will grace the Old Rock House stage on Thursday December 6 (Date was changed) This song is from his, as usual, great new set of originals ready to hit the stores this month.
Billy Joe Shaver “Old Five and Dimers Like Me”
from Greatest Hits Single (Compadre Records 2007) —The legendary performer returns to the area, Richardet Floor Covering a great room (The Kievare Room) in Perryville, MO on this Wednesday, Sept 5, for tickets AND INFORMATION, call my Buddy, Bill at (314) 608-2789. MISS IT AT YOUR OWN RISK !!!!!
Corb Lund “SEPTEMBER”
from Cabin Fever (New West 2012) —Lots of great new releases starting with this Canadian rancher turned singer/songwriter, being that this is the 1st Sunday of Sept. this song seemed appropriate, fine set of originals from Corb.
The Trishas “A Far Cry From You(featuring Raul Malo”
from High, Wide & Handsome (Fatty Four Music 2012) —Love all girl harmonies and the Trishas are my current favorites Jamie Wilson, Kelly Mickwee, Liz Foster, and Savannah Welch with their full length debut headed for my year end top ten, can't wait to see them live.
The Flatlanders “One Road More”
from The Odessa Tapes (New West 2012) —New, but old, recently discovered pristine live tapes from the early days of Butch, Jimmie and Joe complete with the musical saw and an dvd bonus.
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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