Saturday, October 25, 2008

#7: Raising The Bar (and a few glasses)

Playlist for Sunday, October 26, 2008
Hosted by Greg Denton with guest Wes Harper

1. Wake Up Jacob - Prince Albert Hunt & His Texas Ramblers

2. 10 Little Bottles - Johnny Bond
3. I Drink Beer - Dan Reeder
4. Shut Up And Drink Your Beer - Luke Wills' Rhythm Busters
5. Who Drank The Beer (While I Was In The Rear) - Tommy Duncan

6. It Ain't Far To The Bar - Johnny Tyler
7. Gambling Bar Room Blues - Jimmie Rodgers
8. Old Joe's Barroom - Dock Boggs
9. Two Separate Bar Stools - Wanda Jackson

10. Take A Drink On Me - Charlie Poole & The North Carolina Ramblers
11. Drink That Mash And Talk That Trash - Lester Flatt
12. Ain't Got The Money To Pay For The Drink - George Zimmerman & The Thrills with The Bubber Cyphers Band

13. She's More To Be Pitied - The Holy Modal Rounders
14. June Off Of Drinkin' - The D.Rangers

15. Ihop - Tom Heinl

Sunday, October 19, 2008

#6: Death Warmed Over

Playlist for Sunday, October 19, 2008
Hosted by Greg Denton with special guest Randy Sutherland

1. Wake Up Jacob - Prince Albert Hunt and His Texas Ramblers

2. Warrior's Death Song - Blackfoot Native Group

Announced on the show incorrectly as a "Blood Indian Song" (thanks to a wrong attribution in itunes). The liner notes from the Folksong Portrait of Canada source CD labels it as a Blackfoot song for Sitting Bull who had visited Saskatchewan in 1877. This recording was made in 1955 in Fort Qu'Appelle near the site of Sitting Bull's visit.

3. Country Death Song - The Violent Femmes
4. A Country & Wesson Supermarket Tragedy - Randy Sutherland

5. Remembrance Day - Randy Sutherland

Remembrance day was recorded c. 2000, live at the Red Skies Festival with Sarah Farquhar, Tony Darmon, and Brad Mayes.

6. Resume - Randy Sutherland A Dorothy Parker poem set to music.
7. Heaven Be - Steve Sellors (with Sandy MacKay)
8. Bach Is Dead and Gone - Dan Reeder

9. Carpe Diem - The Fugs
10. Mother's Not Dead, She's Only A-Sleeping - Charlie Monroe
11. My Wife Died On Saturday Night - The New Lost City Ramblers
12. My Uncle Used To Love Me But She Died - Roger Miller

13. Wind And Rain - Gillian Welch (with David Rawlings & David Steele)
14. Waiting Around To Die - Townes Van Zandt
15. Duncan & Brady - Bob Dylan

16. O Death - Ralph Stanley

Saturday, October 4, 2008

#5: Green with Envy - Songs About Jealousy

Playlist for Sunday, October 5, 2008
Hosted by Greg Denton with guest Moss Green

1. Wake Up Jacob - Prince Albert Hunt & His Texas Ramblers

2. Jealous - The Andrews Sisters
3. Jealous And Drunk - Leeroy Stagger & The Sinking Hearts
4. The Jealous Lover - The Stanley Brothers
5. Hey! Jealous Lover - Frank Sinatra

6. Jealous Heart - Tex Ritter
7. Jealous Hearted Me - The Carter Family
8. Jealous Hearted Woman - J.B. Hutto
Well, we didn't really get to play this song, but we tried. We played the intro but the CD stuck and kept repeating the same guitar riff. We restarted twice, but encountered the same problem. We decided you can't really be GREEN with envy and play the BLUES, and moved on.

9. Jealous Man - Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee

10. She's Got You - Loretta Lynn
11. Jolene - Dolly Parton
12. Hey Joe - The BossHoss
I tried to recite the names of this seven member band on air and forgot two of them! Let's get it right: Boss, Hoss, Russ, Gus, Hank, Frank, and Ernesto. whew!

13. This Gun Don't Care (Who It Shoots) - Wanda Jackson
14. Jealous Daddy's Death Song - The Unholy Modal Rounders

15. Jealous Of The Moon - Nickel Creek