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Playlist for 9/29/05
1. Neko Case - "Thanks A Lot" [from CD, The Virginian]
2. Jeanie C. Riley - "The Price I Pay to Stay" [from Capitol LP, The Songs of...]
3. George Jones - "Three's A Crowd" [from United Artists LP, The Race is On]
4. Jimmy Rodgers - "Blue Yodel #7" [Montgomery Wards 78rpm record]
5. The Carter Family - "Little Darling, Pal o' Mine" [from Camden LP, More Golden Gems from the Original...]
6. Riley Pucket - "Cindy" [Columbia 78]
7. Walter Taylor - "Deal Rag" [from the new and superb Revenant Records double-CD, American Primitive, Vol. II. The is an extraordinary collection of really far-out and fabulous stuff. Mind-blowingly good.]
8. Milton Brown and his Musical Brownies - "Four, Five or Six Times" [Montgomery Wards 78rpm]
9. Hackberry Ramblers - "You've Got to Hi De Hi" [from Arhoolie CD, Early Recordings: 1935-1950]
10. Johnny Balmer & the Grand Canyon Boys - "Black Mountain Rag" [Bel-Mar 78]
11. J.M. Howell's Carolina Hillbillies - "Mollie Married a Traveling Man" [Bluebird 78]
12. Jimmy Work - "Making Believe" [Dot 78]
13. Eddie Noack - "Think of her Now" [ACE Records LP, Eddie Noack]]
14. Skeet McDonald - "Big Family Trouble" - [Capitol / King Record Co. Tokyo, Japan]
15. Glen and Vivian Watson - "Hopin' that You're Hopin'" [Western Records 78]
16. Jack Guthrie - "Dallas Darling" [from LP on Capitol, Jack Guthrie and his Greatest Songs]
17. Charlie Linville and the Linville Fiddlers - "Texahoma Boogie" [King 78rpm record]

:: Posted on Thursday, September 29, 2005 ::

Playlist for 9/22/05
1. Johnny Horton - "Mr. Moonlight" [from LP, The Spectacular Johnny Horton on Columbia]
2. Tommy Collins - "Smooth Sailin'" [from LP, Words and Music Country Style on Capitol]
3. Melba Montgomery - "From These Arms of Mine" [from LP, Queens of Country Music on Starday]
4. Ernest Tubb - "I'll Always be Glad to Take You Back" [from The Ernest Tubb Story on Decca, LP]
5. Red Sovine - "A Loveless Marriage" [Cattle Compact CD, Country Ballads and Western Swing]
6. Eddie Dean - "I Hung My Head and Cried" [from Soundies/Bloodshot Revival CD, On The Banks of the Sunny San Juan]
7. Rosalie Allen - "If I'd Only Been True to You" [Cattle Compact CD, The Hillbilly Yodel Star of the 1940's]
8. Redd Stewart and Pee Wee King - "Stay Away from Me" [from LP, Back Again! on Starday]
9. Hank Snow - "(Now and Then, There's) A Fool Such as I" [from LP, Country Classics on RCA Victor]
10. Jaye P. Morgan, voc., w/ Hank Penny - "I'm Waiting Just for You" [from CD, Crazy Rhythm on Soundies/Bloodshot Revival]
11. Sweet Georgia Brown, voc., w/ Roy Lanham and the Whipporwills - "I Got It Bad (and That Ain't Good)" [from CD, Hard Life Blues on Soundies/Bloodshot Revival]
12. Hank Thompson - "I'm Tired of Pretending" [from CD, Hank World on Soundies/Bloodshot Revival]
13. Bobby Helms - "Most of the Time" [from LP, Bobby Helms Sings To My Special Angel on Decca]
14. Kitty Wells - "Lonely Side of Town" [from LP, The Kitty Wells Story on Decca]
15. Huelyn Duvall - "Fool's Hall of Fame" [from LP, Is You Is or Is You Ain't? on Sundazed (also available as CD)]
16. Conway Twitty - "What Am I Living For?" [from MGM LP, Greatest Hits (early 1960's)]
17. Charlie Feathers - "Frankie and Johnny"
18. Conway Twitty - "She's Mine" [from MGM LP, Greatest Hits (early 1960's)]
19. Johnny Horton - "The Golden Rocket" [from LP, The Spectacular Johnny Horton on Columbia]

:: Posted on Thursday, September 22, 2005 ::

Playlist for 9/8/05
1. Spade Cooley - "Steel Guitar Rag" [from CD Shame on You on Soundies/Bloodshot Revival]
2. Bob Wills - "Lone Star Rag" [from Best of Bob Wills LP on MCA]
3. Porky Freeman - "Electric Guitar Rag" [from CD, Boogie Woogie Boy on Cattle Compact]
4. Leon McAuliff - "Twin Fiddle Rag" [from Cattle Compact CD, A Musical Souvenir of... on Cattle Compact; these Cattle Compact, Bronco Busters, and British Archive of Country Music cds are available from Frontier Records (see sidebar for info)]
5. Leon McAuliff - "Texarkana Baby" [from Cimarron LP, Swingin' Western Strings of Leon McAuliff]
6. Roy Lanham and the Whipporwills - "Lanham's Leap" [from CD, Hard Life Blues on Soundies/Bloodshot Revival]
7. Shot Jackson - "Fort Worth Drag" [from CD on Hollywood, Stars of the Steel Guitar]
8. Shot Jackson - "Hound Dog Blues" [from Starday LP, The Dobro Sound's Goin' 'Round]
9. Jerry Byrd - "Steelin' the Chimes" [from Early Country & Hawaiian Steel Guitar Classics on Cattle Compact]
10. Jimmy Bryant - "Blow Your Hat in the Creek" [from Imperial Records LP, (name is...what? i forget. maybe, Here Comes?); in any case Sundazed Records has released a 3-cd comp of Jimmy Bryant's incredible work including stuff recorded with Speedy West called Frettin' Fingers]
11. Jimmy Bryant and Speedy West - "Caffeine Patrol" [from Razor & Tie CD, Stratosphere Boogie]
12. Tom & Jerry - "Guitar Boogie" [Hmm...forgetting the LP name but it's on Mercury]
This whole set is Webb Pierce...
13. "There Stands the Glass" [from Decca LP, Greatest Hits]
14. "We're In The Jailhouse Now" [from LP, Great Songs of Webb Pierce on Bulldog Records]
15. "High Geared Daddy" [from LP, The One and Only Webb Pierceon King]
16. "I Ain't Never" [from Greatest Hits]
17. "Walking the Dog" [from The One and Only]
18. Kansas City Joe and Memphis Minnie - "When the Levee Breaks" [from Yazoo CD, Roots of Rock]
19. Frank Stokes with Will Batts on fiddle - "Old Sometime Blues" [from another Yazoo CD, The Best of Frank Stokes]
20. Little Hat Jones - "Bye Bye Baby Blues" [from Shanachie CD, Ghostworld soundtrack]

:: Posted on Wednesday, September 21, 2005 ::

After the fact, I learn that three people whose music I played on Sept. 1 were celebrating birthdays: Brook Benton (9/1/1931) and Conway Twitty (9/1/1933) and Hank Thompson (9/3/1925). Ain't that somethin'?

:: Posted on Friday, September 02, 2005 ::

Playlist for 9/1/05
1. Graham Parker - "Things I Never Said" [from CD, My Country on Bloodshot]
2. Rufus Thomas - "Today I Started Loving You Again" [from CD, Just Because I'm Leavin' on Segue]
3. Brook Benton - "It's Just A Matter of Time" [from CD, Greatest Hist on EverGreen]
4. Mel Tillis - "Poison Love" [from LP, Mr. Mel on Kapp]
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5. Hank Penny - "Things are Getting Rough All Over" [from Crazy Rhythm on Soundies/Bloodshot Revival]
6. Hawkshaw Hawkins - "All Because of My Jealous Heart" [from a CD, Samper #5 put out by the British Archive of Country Music ; check out Frontier Records in the sidebar for purchase info on their CDs]
7. Hank Thompson - "A Lonely Heart Knows" [from CD, Hank World on Soundies/Bloodshot Revival]
8. Eddie Noack - "Don't Worry 'bout Me Baby" [from LP, Eddie Noack on ACE Records, UK]
9. Nancy Hughes - "I Never Knew" [from Ar-Tex Records 45rpm]
10. Wanda Jackson - "My Destiny" [from LP, Sings Country Songs or something like that on RCA Victor]
11. Hank Williams - "My Sweet Love Ain't Around" [from Hillbilly Hero, a CD box set on Proper Records]
12. Del Reeves - "Little Highball" [from LP, Doodle-Oo-Doo-Doo on United Artists]
13. Lattie Moore - "Just A-Waitin'" [from I'm Not Broke But I'm Badly Bent CD on WestSide UK]
14. Conway Twitty - "Heavenly" [from MGM LP, Greatest Hits...]
15. Huelyn Duvall - "Little Boy Blue" [from Sundazed LP, Is You Is or Is You Ain't?]
16. Conway Twitty - "Lonely Blue Boy" [from MGM LP, Greatest Hits...]
17. Skeeter Davis - "Last Date (with You)"

:: Posted on Thursday, September 01, 2005 ::