Songwriters Showcase (Music)
With Ed Becker
Sun Sep 9th 2012 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
Lynn Miles “Fearless Heart” from Black Flowers V3 (TRUE NORTH RECORDS 2012) N —Lynn is chronicling her songs on her own either with guitar or piano ... you can find these on her website at lynnmilesmusic.com.Buy it!
The Wandering “Lovin' Him Was Easier Than Anything I'll Ever Do Again” from Go On Now, You Can't Stay Here: Mississippi Folk Music, Vol. 3 (Songs of the South www.nmallstars.com/ 2012) N —Valerie June, Amy LaVere, Luther Dickinson, Sharde Thomas & Shannon McNally make up this quasi-supergroup.Buy it!
World Famous Headliners “TAKE ME BACK” from World Famous Headliners (Big Yellow Dog Music 2012) N —Another pseudo-supergroup with members including Shawn Camp, Pat McLaughlin, Big Al Anderson, Michael Rhodes and Greg Morrow.Buy it!
Guy Clark “Soldier's Joy, 1864” from The Dark (SUGAR HILL ww.sugarhillrecords.com 2002) —Guy Clark will be Wildwood Springs Lodge in Steelville, MO this Saturday, September 15. Verlon Thompson will be playing with him.Buy it!
Field Report “Incommunicado” from Field Report (Partisan Records 2012) N —A set of songs from Allen who helps me out each week and normally hosts Bittersweet Melody from 5-7AM on Wednesday mornings.Buy it!
Fred Eaglesmith “Alcohol & Pills” from Lipstick, Lies & Gasoline (Razor & Tie 1997) —Fred will be at Off Broadway on Sunday, September 16 with a whole slew of help including Robbie Fulks, The Ginn Sisters & Jon Langford.Buy it!
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