Sunday, October 05, 2014

October 5th, 2014

Hey Everyone,

New show today after a repeat least week.  Playlist went like this...

1) The Avett Brothers; Spanish Pipedream; Broken Hearts and Dirty Windows

2) John Mellencamp; Troubled Man; Plain Spoken
3) John Mellencamp; Sometimes There's a God
4) John Hiatt; Baby's Gonna Kick; Terms of My Surrender
5) John Hiatt; Nothin' I Love; Terms of M Surrender

6) Lucinda Williams; Compassion; Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone
7) Lucinda Williams; Protection; Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone

8) Justin Townes Earle; Worried About the Weather; Single Mothers
9) Justin Townes Earle; Single Mothers; Single Mothers
10) Hurray for the Riff Raff; No One Else; Small Town Heroes
11) Rodney Crowell; Fever on the Bayou; Tarpaper Sky

12) Jason Isbell; Flying Over Water; Southeastern
13) Joe Pug; Silver Harps and Violins; The Great Despiser

14) Wood Guthrie; This Land is Your Land; Woody at 100

Sunday, September 28, 2014

September 28th, 2014

Hi All,

Today was an "encore presentation" of a show that first aired back in July.  Here is the setlist for today as it was first published in July.

All Bob Dylan this morning.  I'm making my way through this--album by album line by line and, at the risk of sounding melodramatic, it's making my life a whole lot better.

The playlist went like this…

1) Most Likely You Go Your Way (And I'll Go Mine); Before the Flood

2) Tough Mama; Planet Waves
3) Please Mrs. Henry; The Basement Tapes
4) Highway 61 Revisited; Before the Flood

5) Highway 51; Bob Dylan
6) See That My Grave is Kept Clean; Bob Dylan
7) Talkin' New York; Bob Dylan

8) Shelter From the Storm; Hard Rain
9) Simple Twist of Fate; Blood on the Tracks
10) Leopard-Skin Pill Box Hat; Blonde on Blonde

11) Restless Farewell; The Times They are A-Changin'
12) Chimes of Freedom; Another Side of Bob Dylan

Sunday, September 21, 2014

September 21st, 2014

Hi All,

The playlist for the 21st went like this...

1) Old Crow Medicine Show; Sweet Amarillo; Remedy

Three from the really, really good new one from Loudon Wainwright III

2) Brand New Dance
3) In a Hurry
4) Haven't Got the Blues Yet

And, while I didn't p;lay it on the show, if you're in for a little commentary on guns in America, give this one a listen.

5) Fayssoux; Hell on a Poor Boy; I Can't Wait
6) Lucinda Williams; Car Wheels on a Gravel Road; Car Wheels on a Gravel Road
7) Richard Thompson; Valerie; Acoustic Classics

8) Sarah Jarosz; Dark Road; Build Me Up From Bones
9) Holly Williams; Railroads; The Highway
10) Hurray for the Riff Raff; End of the Line; Small Town Heroes

11) Bruce Springsteen; Wreck on the Highway; The River
12) Bruce Springsteen; The Ties That Bind; The River

**Happy Birthday to the Boss.  65 on the 23rd of Sept. 

13) John Hiatt; Marlene; Terms of My Surrender

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Septemember 14th, 2014

Hi All,

Had a new show last week as well, but I never got around to posting the playlist.

The show this week went like this...

1) Levon Helm; Ophelia; Live at the Ryman

Then three from Bob Dylan...the same three songs he's been starting shows with for a good long time.

2) Bob Dylan; Things Have Changed; Side Tracks
3) Bob Dylan; She Belongs to Me; Bringing It All Back Home
4) Bob Dylan; Beyond Here Lies Nothin'; Together Through Life

5) Erik Koskinen; First Time in Years; American Theatre
6) Erik Koskinen; Six Pack of Beer and a Pack of Cigarettes; American Theatre
7) Sheryl Crow & Levon Helm; No Depression in Heaven; Ramble at the Ryman
8) Levon Helm & John Hiatt; The Weight; Ramble at the Ryman

9) Ryan Adams; Gimmie Something Good; Gimmie Something Good
10) Sera Cahoone; Deer Creek Canyon
11) John Doe and the Sadies; A Fool Such as I; Country Club

12) John Hiatt; Nobody Knew His Name; Terms of My Surrender

Sunday, August 31, 2014

August 31st, 2014

Hi All,

Had to toss in a repeat last week.  But new this week.  Happy Labor Day.

The playlist went like this...

1) Hayes Carll; Hard Out Here; KMAG YOYO

2) Lyle Lovett; Step Inside This House; Step Inside This House
3) Guy Clark; LA Freeway; Songs and Stories

4) Bob Dylan; Union Sundown; Infidels
5) Mavis Staples; You Are Not Alone; You Are Not Alone
6) Richard Thompson; Down Where the Drunkards Roll; Acoustic Classics

7) Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Ranger with Eddie Brickell; Pretty Little One; Live
8) Jamestown Revival; Paradise; The California EP
9) Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Ranger with Eddie Brickell; When You Get to Ashville; Live

10) Dave and Phil Alvin; I Feel So Good; Common Ground
11) Bob Dylan; Pressing On; Saved

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

August 17th, 2014

Hi All,

The playlist today went like this...

1) Townes Van Zandt; Fraternity Blues; Live at the Old Quarter

2) Bonnie Raitt; Ain't Gonna Let You Go; Slipstream
3) Old Crow Medicine Show; Ain't It Enough;
4) Mississippi John Hurt; Ain't No Tellin' Avalon Blues

5) Susan Tedeshi; Angel From Montgomery; Live From Austin
6) Ocean Carolina; Should I; All the Way Home

7) Cowboy Poem by "Whipper"--Recorded in Colorado Springs, Colorado (not Colorado Springs, Georgia)
8) Riders in the Sky; Don't Fence Me In; Cowboy Songs
9) Guy Clark; Funny Bone; Workbench Songs

10) Richard Thompson; From Galway to Graceland; Acoustic Classics
11) Los Lobos; Oh Yeah; Live From the City Winery

12) Bruce Springsteen; 4th of July, Asbury Park (Sandy); Magic Tour Highlights

Sunday, August 10, 2014

August 10th, 2014

Hi Everyone,

Out of date here on blog posts just a bit.  Summer.  But new shows have been playing, though last week as a repeat.

Today's new show went like this...

1) Kelly Willis and Bruce Robison; Border Radio; Cheater's Game

2) Ocean Carolina; Don't Break Your Promise; All the Way Home
3) Dawes; Time Spent in Los Angeles; Nothing is Wrong

Talked a little bit today about this book--very powerful read.  The book is the common read at Minnesota State this fall.  Several campus and community events will be held throughout the fall of 2014. 

I finished the book last night and a set of from this seemed appropriate.

The songs played were

4) This Little Light of Mine
5) If You Miss Me From the Back of the Bus
7) We Shall Overcome

8) Alicia Keys; Pressing On; Muscle Shoals
9) Mavis Staples; I Wrote a Song for Everyone; You Are Not Alone
10) Steve Earle; Pancho and Lefty; Townes

11) Townes Van Zandt; To Live is to Fly; Live at the Old Quarter
12)  Jamestown Revival; Paradise; The California EP
13) Richard Thompson; I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight; Acoustic Classics

14) John Hiatt; Come Back Home; Terms of My Surrender