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Saturday, February 5, 2011

Sunset Road Playlist 2/4/11

  1. "Pete' tune" {Pete Wernick} - Extended playboys - Extended playboys [Beet]
    theme tune
  2. "A Blast" - Natalie MacMaster - Blueprint [Rounder: 2003]
    Might as well start the show with a(nother) bang....
  3. "Emptyhanded" - Andy Irvine - Abocurragh [Self: 2010]
    New cd from Andy Irvine which has been a long time in coming. Click on "Andy Irvine" to go to a site with a live radio concert from last november in Germany. Click on Abocurragh for info about this new cd.
  4. "Man From Another Time" - Seasick Steve - Man From Another Time [Ryko: 2009]
    This cd almost got deleted from the TJU library for lack of airplay. Hopefully this show will rectify that!
  5. "What You Gonna Do When Your Liquor Gives Out" - Frank Lee - Artseen [Self: 2004]
    2004 release,but we only just got it.
  6. "Dough Roller Blues" - Adam Tanner & Frank Lee - Two Mules [Self: 2004]
  7. "Down On Me" - The Freight Hoppers - Mile Marker [Bone Tone: 2010]
    Click on The Freight Hoppers to listen to most of this cd.
  8. "John Henry (w/The Nashville Lumberyard)" - Darol Anger; The Nashville Lumberyard - Diary Of A Fiddler [Compass: 1999]
    Start of a set of very different John Henrys.
    The Nashville Lumberyard is "an unprecedented gathering of seven of the most influential fiddlers playing at the end of this century; a three generation span encompassing a sizable chunk of the history of the American String Band", namely Darol Anger, Vassar Clements, Sam Bush, Tim O'Brien, Stuart Duncan, John Hartford, and Matt Glaser
  9. "John Henry" - Sidetrack - Rowdy to Reverent [Self: 2010]
  10. "John Henry's Blues" - Tangle Eye - Alan Lomax's Southern Journey Remixed [ZOE RECORDS: 2004]
  11. "Oslo/Norwegian Mazurke" - Andy Irvine - Abocurragh [Self: 2010]
    New cd(first in over 10 years) from Andy irvine. Featuring Annbjorg Lien on Hardanger Fiddle
  12. "The Close Shave/East at Glendart" - Andy Irvine - Abocurragh [Self: 2010]
    A new zealand reworking of the song Patrick Street (which spawned the band of the same name)
  13. "Chetvorno Horo" - Andy Irvine & Davy Spillane - Eastwind [Tara: 1992]
    From one of my all time favorite cds.
  14. "Sally in the Garden" - Critton Hollow String Band - Cowboys and Indians [Yodel Ay Hee: 1995]
    A set dedicated to all the gardeners out there. Spring IS coming!
  15. "Proper sort of gardener" - June Tabor - Aleyn
  16. "Just Because I Can (CSX)" - Seasick Steve - Man From Another Time [Ryko: 2009]
    More from Seasick Steve, a guy who really has lived the life of a bluesman. More popular in the UK than in his home country. Go figure.
  17. "Seasick Boogie / I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry" - Seasick Steve - Man From Another Time [Ryko: 2009]
  18. "Old Joe Clark" - John Hartford - Morning Bugle [Rounder: 1972]
    Click on 'John Hartford' to see a slide show about John.
  19. "Fade Out" - The John Hartford Stringband - Memories of John [Compass: 2010]
    Till next time....Pete

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