Sunday, January 27, 2013

January 27th, 2013

Hi All,

Today's show featured mostly new/old music I purchased during a recent stop at Cheapo Records up in the Twin Cities.

The playlist went like this...

1) Old Crow Medicine Show; Stepping Out; Carry Me Back

Three from Greg Brown's 1995 live cd called, The Live One

2) Just by myself
3) 1952 Vincent Black Lightening
4) Brand New 64 Dodge (man, what a great song)

Four from the tribute cd to The Louvin Brothers--Livin', Lovin', Losin'

5) Joe Nichols & Rhonda Vincent; Cash on the Barrelhead
6) Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell; My Baby's Gone
7) James Taylor & Allison Krauss; How's the World Treating You
8) Pam Tillis & Johnny Cash with the Jordanaires; Keep Your Eyes on Jesus

Three from the outstanding family cd from Sarah Lee Guthrie and Family, Go Waggaloo

9) Don't I Fit in My Daddy's Shoes
10) Go Waggaloo
11) Brush Your Teeth Blues

12) Lucinda Williams; Blessed; Blessed
13) Gillian Welch; Six White Horses; The Harrow & The Harvest

14) Sarah Lee Guthrie & Family; Take Me to Show and Tell; Go Waggaloo

Thanks for listening...

Monday, January 21, 2013

January 20th, 2013

Hi All,

The playlist for the 20th went like this...

1) Tony Rice; Changes; Night Flyer

2) Bob Dylan; Song to Woody; Bob Dylan
3) Bob Dylan; You're No Good; Bob Dylan
4) Bob Dylan; Talkin' New York; Bob Dylan

5) Gillian Welch; Scarlet Town; The Harrow and the Harvest
6) Gillian Welch; Dark Turn of Mind;  The Harrow and the Harvest
7) Grace Potter & the Nocturnals; Mr. Columbus; This is Somewhere
8) Grace Potter & the Nocturnals; Ain't No Time; This is Somewhere

9) City Mouse; Faithful; Goodtime Music 1973
10) Guy Clark; Somedays You Write the Song; Somedays the Song Writes You
11) Loudon Wainwright III; Things; Here Come the Choppers

12) Nitty Gritty Dirt Band; Face on the Cutting Room Floor; Tribute to Steve Goodman
13) John Hartford; Gentle on My Mind; Tribute to Steve Goodman
14) Rodney Crowell; Shelter from the Storm; The Outsider

15) John Prine; Please Don't Bury Me; Tribute to Steve Goodman

Sunday, January 13, 2013

January 13th, 2013

Hi All,

Lots of stuff today that has been played lots of times over the years--some of my favorites from a collection of 40 songs I'm putting together for a friend who turned 40.  The playlist on the 13th went like this...

1) Redbird; Ships; Redbird (I love, love this song...haven't a clue exactly what it's all about, but it gets me every time I hear it)

2) Warren Zevon; Hit Somebody; My Ride is Here
3) Todd Snider; Good Fortune; The Excitement Plan
4) Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion; In Lieu of Flowers; Exploration

5) Richard & Linda Thompson; Hard Luck Stories; In Concert--November, 1975
6) Greg Brown; Freak Flag; Freak Flag
7) Gillian Welch; Orphan Girl; Revival
8) Drive by Truckers; George Jones Talkin' Cell Phone Blues; The Fine Print

9) John Prine; My Old Man; A Tribute to Steve Goodman
10) Iris Dement; Go On Ahead and Go Home; Sing the Delta
11) Alejandro Escovedo; Down in the Bowery; Street Songs of Love
12) The Decemberists; I 4 U and U 4 Me; Long Live the King (home demo)

13) Robert Earl Keen; Train Song; Ready for Confetti

Sunday, January 06, 2013

January 6th, 2013

Happy New Year Everyone,

I'm posting the playlist about ten minutes after the show--so far keeping my resolution to be better about getting these lists posted.  As always, thanks for listening and for supporting community radio!

Before the are links to the items I mentioned on today's show...the great blog post connecting a haircut to Bruce Springsteen, the book about former champ Floyd Patterson, and the magazine article called "Frank Sinatra has a Cold"--enjoy.  Oh, and I also shared my affection for the song, The Rose--heard it the other day while putting gas in my car and am not ashamed to say I was moved.  Well, maybe kinda ashamed, but...

The playlist for the 6th went like this...

1) John Prine, Spanish Pipedream; In Person and On Stage

2) Robert Plant & Allison Krauss; Killing the Blues; Raising Sand
3) Robert Plant & Allison Krauss; Gone, Gone, Gone; Raising Sand
4) Steve Goodman; Old Fashioned; Words We can Dance To

5) The Avett Brothers; The Once and Future Carpenter; The Carpenter
6) The Avett Brothers; I Never Knew You; The Carpenter
7) Redbird; Buckets of Rain; Redbird
8) The Yellow Room Gang; Simple Faith; The Yellow Room Gang

9) Bruce Springsteen; Cadillac Ranch; The River
10) Jay Farrar and Friends; Hoping Machine; New Multitudes
11) Iris Dement; Hobo Bill's Last Ride; The Songs of Jimmie Rogers

12) Old Crow Medicine Show; Mississippi Saturday Night; Carry Me Back
13) Doc Watson; Stream of Whiskey; Doc Watson
14) Old Crow Medicine Show; Country Gal; Carry Me Back

15) Townes Van Zandt; If I Needed You; First Album