Sunday, May 31, 2009

6 Degrees of Jeff Tweedy

Here's an addendum to the Cowtippers Delight blog; the setlist for today's freeform.

Uncle Tupelo - No Depression - No Depression

Uncle Tupelo - Postcard - Still Fell Gone
Uncle Tupelo - Screen Door - 89/93: An Anthology
Loose Fur - Elegant Transaction - Loose Fur
Uncle Tupelo - Atomic Power - March 16-20, 1992
Jay Bennett, Jeff Tweedy & Roger McGuinn - The Harry Smith Connection
Uncle Tupelo - Moonshiner - The Best of Mountain Stage Vol 7
Uncle Tupelo - New Madrid - Anodyne

Uncle Tupelo - New Madrid - Anodyne
Jay Bennett - Overexcusers - The Magnificent Defeat
Wilco - It's Just That Simple - A.M.
Wilco - That's Not the Issue - A.M.
Son Volt - Tear Stained Eye - Trace
Son Volt - Windfall - Trace - Steve Earle covered it
Laurie & John - When You're Not Mine - Arabella John Stirratt bassist for wilco/UT only member still in the band
Son Volt - Creosote - Straightaways

Wilco - I Can't Stand It - Summerteeth
Wilco - Someday Soon - Being There
Wilco - California Stars - Farm Aid 98
The Autumn Defense - Make It Through the Summer - The Green Hour
Son Volt - Medicine Hat - Son Volt - A Retrospective 1995-2000
Son Volt - Afterglow 61 - Okemah & the Melody of Riot
Wilco - At My Window (Ft. Billy Bragg) - Mermaid Avenue

Wilco - I Am Trying to Break Your Heart - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
Golden Smog - Please Tell My Brother - Weird Tales
Jay Bennet - Replace You - The Magnificent Defeat
Loose Fur - The Ruling Class - Born Again in the USA
Son Volt - Highways and Cigarettes - The Search
The Jayhawks - Blue - Tomorrow the Green Grass
Uncle Tupelo - Steal the Crumbs - Anodyne

Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Decoration Day

Here's tonight's set. Also, some shameless self-promotion: Sunday from 4-6pm, I'll be doing a freeform called "6 Degrees of Jeff Tweedy". See you then!

Drive-By Truckers - Decoration Day
Johnny Horton - Battle of New Orleans
Johnny Cash - The Ballad of Ira Hayes
Loretta Lynn - Dear Uncle Sam
Statler Brothers - More Than a Name On a Wall
Gary Allan - Riding With Private Andrew Malone

Dolly Parton - Ballad of the Green Beret
Robin & Linda Williams - 50,000 Names
The Kissers - American Folk Song
Kenny Rodgers & the First Edition - Ruby, Don't Take Your Love to Town
John Prine - Sam Stone
J.D. Crowe - Down Where the River Bends
Johnny Cash & Willie Nelson - Drive On
Billy Bragg - Everywhere

Townes Van Zandt - Waitin' Round to DIe
Bob Dylan - Country Pie
Nanci Griffith - Roseville Fair
The Pretenders - Boots of Chinese Plastic - Break Up the Concrete
The Sacred Shakers - Ready to Go Home
BeauSoleil - Little Darlin' - Alligator Purse
Emmylou Harris - When I Stop Dreaming

Jimmy Dean - Big Bad John
Steve Goodman - You Never Even Call Me By My Name
Have Gun, Will Travel - Blessing and a Curse - Casting Shadows Tall as Giants
The Weight - The Weight Are Men
John Doe & The Sadies - The Sudbury Nickel - Country Club
Commander Cody - Midnight Man
Lester Flatt & Mac Wiseman - You're the Best of All the Leading Brands
David Bromberg Quartet - Ookpik Waltz - Live, New York City 1982
Abigail Washburn & The Sparrow Quartet - Oh Me, Oh My

Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Cowtippers' Nod to Bob

Tonight is my little tribute to Bob Dylan leading up to his 68th birthday this Sunday. Thanks everyone for your requests; they were great as always. Mark your calendars: Sunday the 31st, from 4-6pm I'll be hosting a freeform entitled 6 Degrees of Jeff Tweedy. If there's anything you want to hear by him or anyone associated to him (which is basically any alt-country band, for starters), shoot me an email.

Doc & Merle Watson - Don't Think Twice, It's Alright
Bob Dylan & Johnny Cash - Blue Yodel
Neko Case - Buckets of Rain
The Byrds - You Ain't Goin' Nowhere
Jerry Jeff Walker - One Too Many Mornings
The Rolling Stones - Like A Rolling Stone
Bob Dylan - I Can't Get You Off of My Mind
Hank Williams Jr. - All For the Love of Sunshine (Not a Dylan song, I goofed)

Earl Scruggs & the Earl Scruggs Review - Most Likely You Go Your Own Way
Norman Blake & Peter Ostroushko - Restless Farewell
Jeff Tweedy - Simple Twist of Fate
Bob Dylan - Wigwam
George Jones - If Not For You
Kris Kristofferson - I'll Be Your Baby Tonight
Bob Dylan - House Carpenter

The Byrds - The Times They Are A-Changin'
The Traveling Wilburys - Tweeter and the Monkey Man
Johnny Cash & Bob Dylan - Girl from the North Country
George Harrison - Absolutely Sweet Marie
Nanci Griffith - Boots of Spanish Leather
Bob Dylan - Man of Constant Sorrow
The Byrds - My Back Pages

Audra Mae - Forever Young
The Band - I Shall Be Released (Last Waltz version)
Bob Dylan & Johnny Cash - Nashville Skyline Rag
Emmylou Harris - When I Paint My Masterpiece
Bob Dylan - The Water is Wide
The Clancy Brothers, Robbie O'Connell, Tommy Makem - When the Ship Comes In

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Mother's Day Set

This one's for yo' Mama.

Merle Haggard - Mama Tried
Dolly Parton - Coat of Many Colors
Jimmy Dean - Mom IOU
Waylon & Willie - Mamas Don't Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be Cowboys
Carter Family - I Have No Loving Mother Now
Linda Ronstadt - The Only Mama That'll Walk the Line
Gillian Welch - I Had a Real Good Mother & Father
Johnny Paycheck - I'm the Only Hell (My Mama Ever Raised)

John Prine & Mac Wiseman - Pistol Packin' Mama
Kitty Wells & Roy Acuff - If I Could Hear My Mother Pray Again
The Lonesome Sisters - I Have No Mother Now
Bill Anderson - Mama Sang a Song
Molly O'Day - I Heard My Mother Weeping
Ralph Stanley - Mother's Only Sleeping
The Whites with Ricky Skaggs - Will My Mother Know Me THere
Eddy Arnold - Rocking Alone in an Old Rockin' Chair
The Everly Brothers - Put My Little Shoes Away

Red Sovine - Roses for Mama
The Judds - Mama He's Crazy
Jimmie Rodgers - Mother, the Queen of My Heart
Tennessee Ernie Ford - Just Before the Battle Mother
Melba Montgomery - No Charge
Alison Krauss, Emmylou Harris, Gillian Welch - Didn't Leave Nobody But the Baby
Loretta Lynn - One's on the Way
Loretta Lynn - The Pill

David Allan Coe - Papa Loved Mama
Jerry Jeff Walker - Up Against the Wall Redneck Mother
Clarence White - Mother In Law
Townes Van Zandt - Our Mother the Mountain
Unknown Hinson - I Won't Live In Sin
Jack Kittel - Psycho
The Oak Ridge Boys - Seven Nation Army
Leonard Nimoy - I Walk the Line
Leonard Nimoy - Gentle On My Mind

I'm working a double tonight

Tune in early, since I'll be hosting Tower of Song tonight as well, from 8-10pm. Then stick around for a special Mother's Day edition of Cowtippers.