The Back Country (Music)
With Jeff Corbin
Sat Sep 8th 2012 3.00pm–5.00pm
Time zone: central
Marti Brom “Alone at a Table for Two” from Sings Heartache Numbers (Goofin' 2005) —A Lawton Williams composition. The number of each track on the album is in the title or lyrics of this album, primarily done up in the Patsy style.Buy it!
Bill Monroe and His Blue Grass Boys “Walls of Time” from The Very Best of Bill Monroe and His Blue Grass Boys (MCA NASHVILLE 2002) —Recorded in 1968 for Decca, and co-written with Peter Rowan.Buy it!
Ray Charles “Busted” from Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music, Volume Two (Rhino 1997) —Another one by Harlan Howard, recorded in 1963 for ABC/Paramount, it charted this week, eventually reaching #3 on the R & B and #4 on the Pop chart.Buy it!
Iris DeMent “Hobo Bill's Last Ride” from The Songs of JimmieRogers: A Tribute (Columbia 1997) —This is a nice compilation of various artists like David Ball, Steve Earle, Jerry Garcia, Willie Nelson and Dwight Yoakum.Buy it!
Ernest Tubb and His Texas Troubadours “It's Been So Long Darling” from Country Music Hall of Fame (MCA 1991) R —Recorded September 11, 1945 at Studio B, this song was a #1 hit for E.T. This was just the second country music recording session to take place in Nashville.Buy it!
The Louvin Brothers “When I Stop Dreaming” from When I Stop Dreaming: The Best of the Louvin Brothers (Razor & Tie 1995) —This was the first secular song the Louvin Brothers recorded for Capitol. It charted on 9/10/55 and topped out at #9.Buy it!
Whitey Morgan and the 78's “Memories Cost A Lot” from Whitey Morgan and The 78's (Bloodshot Records 2010) —One co-written by Billy D. Burns and Hank Cochran. Whitey and the boys (and Tamara) return to Off Broadway two weeks from tonight on 9/22.Buy it!
The Flatlanders “Tonight I Think I'm Gonna Go Downtown” from The Odessa Tapes (New West www.newwestrecords.com 2012) N —40-year old recordings recently discovered and released to celebrate 40 years of The Flatlanders. DVD included.Buy it!
Fred J. Eaglesmith and the Flying Squirrels “Harold Wilson” from From the Paradise Motel (Barbe Wire 1994) —The Fred Eaglesmith Steam Show Tin Can Caravan Tour will be at Off Broadway next Sunday evening, 7:30 show.Buy it!
George Jones and Melba Montgomery “Let's Invite Them Over” from The George Jones Collection: The United Artists Years, Volume 2 (Razor & Tie 1997) —Written by Onie Wheeler and recorded for United Artists in 1963.Buy it!
Rosie Flores and Ray Campi “I'm Gonna Wear The Pants” from A Little Bit of Heartache (Watermelon 1997) —Joe Maphis wrote this one and he and Rose Lee originally recorded it in the early 1960s for Capitol.Buy it!
Jimmy Bryant “Georgia Boogie (outro)” from Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant (Sundazed 1995)Buy it!