Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Goodbye, Y'all

The Hackensaw Boys - Radio
Tennessee Ernie Ford - Sixteen Tons 
Sons of the Pioneers - Cool, Clear Water
Loudon Wainwright III - Dead Skunk
Jimmy Dean - Big Bad John
Charlie Rich - Behind Closed Doors
George Jones & Elvis Costello - Stranger in the House
Kenny Rogers - The Gambler - The Gambler

Garth Brooks - I've Got Friends in Low Places
The Del McCoury Band - 1952 Vincent Black Lightning
Dolly Parton & Porter Wagoner - Milwaukee, Here I Come
Jeannie C. Riley - Harper Valley P.T.A.
The Charlie Daniels Band - Trudy
Mojo Nixon & Skid Roper - Elvis is Everywhere
Flatt & Scruggs - Foggy Mountain Breakdown

Gillian Welch - Look At Miss Ohio
John Prine & Bonnie Raitt - Angel From Montgomery
Doc & Merle Watson - Don't Think Twice, It's All Right
Emmylou Harris & Gram Parsons - Sin City
Jerry Reed - House of the Rising Sun
Bobbie Gentry - Fancy
Jerry Jeff Walker - Getting' By
Roger Miller - Little Green Apples

Willie Nelson - Whiskey River (Live)
Kris Kristofferson - Sunday Mormin' Comin' Down
Dwight Yoakam - Guitars, Cadillacs
Justin Townes Earle - Someday I'll Be Forgiven For This
The Louvin Brothers - The Great Atomic Power
Redneck Greece Delux - Mama Was A Dancer At the Clermont Lounge
Drive-By Truckers - Outfit
New Riders of the Purple Sage - Panama Red

David Allan Coe - You Never Even Called Me By My Name
Hank Williams - Lost Highway
Steve Martin & Steep Canyon Rangers - King Tut
Emmylou Harris - I Still Miss Someone
Laura Cantrell - The Whiskey Makes You Sweeter
The Highwaymen - The Road Goes On Forever
Junior Brown - My Wife Thinks You're Dead
Leo Kottke - In Christ There Is No East or West

Lynn Anderson - I Never Promised You A Rose Garden
Richard Betts - Highway Call 
Merle Travis - Dark as a Dungeon
George Jones - Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes
Hank Williams III - 5 Shots of Whiskey
The Rolling Stones - Dead Flowers
Johnny Cash - I Don't Hurt Anymore 

Waylon Jennings - Luckenbach, Texas
John Prine & Steve Goodman - Souveneirs
Neko Case - In California
Gram Parsons - Return of the Grievous Angel
Beck - Your Cheatin' Heart
Loretta Lynn & Conway Twitty - You're the Reason Our Kids Are Ugly
Steve Earle - Lonelier Than This
Magnetic Fields - Papa Was a Rodeo

Jan & Kjeld - Banjo Boy
The Band - I Shall Be Released
John Hartford - In Tall Buildings
Patsy Cline - Back In Baby's Arms
Ballboy - I Lost You, But I Found Country Music
Old Crow Medicine Show - Wagon Wheel
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - Will the Circle Be Unbroken 

Johnny Paycheck - Take This Job and Shove It 

Tuesday, May 28, 2013


Counting down to my last show on June 11th. Tune in for a double-long edition of Cowtippers from 8-12, and even more music before that. Starting (possibly) at noon!

Bill Monroe & His Bluegrass Boys - Blue Moon of Kentucky
Buck Owens - Act Naturally
The Carter Family - I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes
Hank Williams - Move It On Over
Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver - Carolina in the Pines
Jello Biafra & Mojo Nixon - Are You Drinkin' With Me Jesus
The Devil Makes Three - Gracefully Facedown
Elvis Presley - Green, Green Grass of Home
Jerry Lee Lewis - Pick Me Up on Your Way Down
Charlie Louvin - See the Big Man Cry

John Prine - Paradise
Freddy Fender - Before the Next Teardrop Falls
Southern Culture on the Skids - Nitty Gritty
Johnny Cash - Time of the PReacher
George Hamilton IV - Abilene
The Flying Burrito Brothers - Dark End of the Street
Lacy J. Dalton - 16th Avenue
Cowboy Junkies - I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry

The Monkees - What Am I Doin' Hangin' Round
Waylon Jennings - People in Dallas Got Hair
Ferlin Husky, Jean Shepard - Why Don't You Haul Off and Love Me
Scott H. Biram - Wreck My Car
Willie Nelson & Ray Charles - Seven Spanish Angels
Porter Wagoner & Dolly Parton - Just someone I Used to Know
The Band - Ophelia
The Stanley Brothers - Rank Strangers
Elvis Costello - Cheap Reward
Gillian Welch - Red Clay Halo

Bobbie Gentry - Tobacco Road
Loretta Lynn - Fist City
Kris Kristofferson - Jesus Was a Capricorn
Trampled by Turtles - Arming of Infants
The Hackensaw Boys - Oh, Girl
Jerry Jeff Walker - Up Against the Wall, Redneck Mother
Jerry Reed - Don't Think Twice, It's Alright
Neko Case - I Wish I Was the Moon
Loudon Wainwright III - Wine with Dinner (Night Cap)

Tuesday, May 21, 2013


Steve Goodman - You Never Even Call Me By My Name - City of New Orleans
Waylon Jennings - Don't You Think This Outlaw Bit's Done Got Outta Hand
Jack Cadillac - You've Changed
Albert Lee - That's All Right Mama
Johnny Russell - Rednecks, White Socks and Blue Ribbon Beer
Buck Owens - Open Up Your Heart
Bernard 'Slim' Smith - Breadline Blues 1932 - Moneyland
John Hartford - Steamboat Whistle Blues - Aereo-Plane
Jerry Lee Lewis - Green Green Grass of Home
Jimmie Rodgers - Kisses Sweeter Than Wine

Bobby Bare, Mac Davis, Shel Silverstein - Tequila Sheila
Mac Wiseman - Six More Miles
Wilco - Say You Miss Me
Townes Van Zandt - Quicksilver Daydreams Of Maria
Red Sovine - Colorado Kool Aid
Jean Shepard - Two Whoops and a Holler
Tanya Tucker - Blood Red and Goin' Down
The Flying Burrito Brothers - Hot Burrito No. 1 - Gilded Palace of Sin

Johnny Paycheck - 11 Months and 29 Days
Ferlin Husky - Gone
Patsy Cline - Lonely Street
Marshall Tucker Band - Where A Country Boy Belongs
Guy Clark - Homegrown Tomatoes - Workbench
The Louvin Brothers - When I Stop Dreaming
Gillian Welch - One More Dollar
Charlie Daniels Band - Saddle Tramp - Saddle Tramp

The Earl Brothers - Girl With The Long Black Hair - Troubles to Blame
Billy Bragg - Sin City - Talking With the Taxman About Poetry
Adrienne Young & Little Sadie - Plow To the End Of the Row - Plow to the End of the Road
Elvin Bishop - Travelin' Shoes
Bruce Springsteen - John Henry - We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

All songs by Dolly Parton unless otherwise indicated, songs with a * are duets with Porter Wagoner
I'm Gonna Sleep With One Eye Open - The Grass is Blue
* - Holding On to Nothin'
* - Milwaukee, Here I Come
Mule Skinner Blues
9 to 5
* - Burning the Midnight Oil
I Still Miss Someone - The Grass is Blue
The Bargain Store
My Tennessee Mountain Home

* - Making Plans
Here You Come Again
Coat of Many Colors
* - The Last Thing On My Mind
Touch Your Woman
Dolly Parton & Jerry Reed - She Got The Goldmine (I Got the Shaft)
* - Daddy Was an Old Time Preacher Man

Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers - Islands In the Stream
* - Better Move It On Home
The Green Beret
Cash on the Barrelhead - The Grass is Blue
Me and Little Andy
* - We Found It
I Will Always Love You
Shine - Little Sparrow
* - Just Someone I Used to Know

Hard Candy Christmas - Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Soundtrack
The Grass is Blue - The Grass is Blue
Stairway to Heaven - Halo's and 
* - Always, Always
Down from Dover - The Fairest of Them All
The White Stripes - Jolene

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

RIP George Jones

All songs are by George Jones (in duets with the listed artist) unless otherwise noted.

Willie Nelson - I Gotta Get Drunk
The Race is On
Bartender's Blues
Your Heart Turned Left (And I Was On the Right)
Bill Anderson, David Allan Coe - This Bottle (In My Hand)
White Lightnin'
Waylon Jennings - Night Life
Tammy Wynette - One
A Girl I Used To Know
Melba Montgomery - We Must Have Been Out of Our Minds

Merle Haggard - Don't Get Around Much Anymore
Tammy Wynette - (We're Not) The Jet Set
Gene Pitney - Why Baby Why
Bobby Bare, Jerry Reed, Minnie Pearl, Waylon Jennings, Mel Tillis - White Hair And Yeller Teeth
Elvis Costello - Stranger in the House
If Drinkin' Don't Kill Me (Her Memory Will)
The King Is Gone (And So Are You)
Keith Richards - Burn Your Playhouse Down

Tammy Wynette - Something To Brag About
Don't Leave Without Taking Your Silver
The One I Loved Back Then (The Corvette Song) (Live)
Emmylou Harris - Here We Are
Buck Owens - Love's Gonna Live Here
Who's Gonna Fill Their Shoes (Live)
Open Pit Mine
Wonderful World Outside
Johnny Cash - I Got Stripes
She Thinks I Still Care

Tammy Wynette - Golden Ring
Flowers For Mama
The Race Is On (Live
Pop & Mavis Staples - Will The Circle Be Unbroken
Willie Nelson (Solo) - Angel Flying Too Close to the Ground
B.B. King & George Jones - Patches
You Comb Her Hair
He Stopped Loving Her Today (Live)

Tuesday, April 23, 2013


Tompall Glaser - Oleander
Ralph Stanley - I'm Coming Back But I Don't Know When
Lefty Frizzell - Don't Think It Ain't Been Fund, Dear
Tex Ritter - Froggy Went A-Courtin'
John Prine - Hello In There - John Prine
Merle Travis - Boogie in Minor
Sons of the Pioneers - Cigareetes, Whusky and Wild, Wild Women
Tammy Wynette - Singing My Song
Roger Miller - Dang Me

Porter Wagoner - A Satisfied Mind
Stringbean - Barnyard Banjo Pickin'
Stoney LaRue - Idabel Blues - Live at Billy Bob's Texas
Jerry Reed - She Got the Goldmine, I Got the Shaft
Junior Brown - Peelin' Taters - Long Walk Back
Ricky Skaggs - Pig in a Pen - Ancient Tones
Southern Culture on the Skids - The Great Atomic Power - Ditch Diggin'
The Stanley Brothers - Meet Me Tonight
The Blues Brothers - Stand By Your Man
Merle Haggard - Okie From Muskogee

Eddy Arnold - Tumbling Tumbleweeds - Cattle Call
Steve Earle - Lonelier Than This
Leon Russell - The Window Up Above - Hank Wilson's Back!
Osborne Brothers - Rocky Top
Suzanne Thomas - Silver Tongue and Gold Plated Lies - O Sister!
Johnny Paycheck - Georgia in a Jug
Slim Whitman - I'm Casting My Lasso Towards the Sky
Justin Townes Earle - Can't Hardly Wait - Midnight at the Movies
Loretta Lynn - Dear Uncle Sam
The Skillet-Lickers - Hell's Broke Loose in Georgia

Kris Kristofferson - Why Me
The Seldom Scene - Hello Mary Lou
The Rolling Stones - Country Honk - Let It Bleed
Peter Rowan - Panama Red
Tommy Faile - Barbara Allen
Shovels & Rope - Kemba's Got the Cabbage Moth Blues - O' Be Joyful
Old Crow Medicine Show - Alabama High-Test - Tennessee Pusher
Loretta Lynn & Conway Twitty - You're the Reason Our Kids Are Ugly
The Louvin Brothers - While You're Cheating on Me

Tuesday, April 9, 2013


Tune in next week for a special Shakyknees Festival set, and a chance to win tickets!

Elvis Costello - Tramp the Dirt Down
Jose Feliciano - Mule Skinner Blues
Jim Ed Brown & The Browns - You Can't Grow Peaches of a Cherry Tree
Hank Thompson - Deep in the Heart of Texas
Jerry Douglas - Hey Joe
The Earl Brothers - Leak's Bounce - Troubles to Blame
Emmylou Harris - Bluebird Wine
Johnny Cash - One - American III
Charley Pride - The Bank of the Ohio
Eddy Arnold - Bouquet of Roses
Steve Earle - The Mountain - Just An American Boy
The Carter Family - Keep on the Sunny Side
Buck Owens - Down on the Corner of Love
Gillian Welch - Winter's Come and Gone
Son Volt - Creosote
Patsy Cline - You Belong to Me
Robert Earl Keen - Not a Drop of Rain
Jerry Reed - 500 Miles Away from Home
Justin Townes Earle - What I Mean to You - Midnight at the Movies
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - Lost Highway - Will the Circle Be Unbroken
Johnny Cash & Lynn Anderson - I've Been Everywhere
Charlie Daniels Band - Cumberland Mountain Number 9
Grandpa Jones - Young Charlotte - American Gothic

Slim Chance - Don't Sell Daddy No More Whiskey - The Dark Side of the Moonpie
Marty Stuart & Loretta Lynn - Will You Visit Me on Sunday
Dillard & Clark - Train Leaves Here this Mornin' - The Fantastic Expedition of Dillard & Clark
Smog - In the Pines - A River Ain't Too Much to Love
Elvis Presley - I Forgot to Remember to Forget
Jan & Kjeld - Banjo Boy
The Avett Brothers - Salvation Song - Mignonette