Playlist: The Boudin Barndance – 01/04/2024 (Favorites of 2023)

The Boudin Barndance: 01/04/2024
Dan Ferguson
WRIU-FM, 90.3 Kingston, RI
Thursdays 6-9 pm
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01/11/24 – Favorites of 2023 Part 2 show
01/18/24 – Alt Country A to Z: “H”

The first Boudin Barndance of 2024 was a look back at our favorite releases from 2023. There was plenty of good stuff in 2023 and we couldn’t get to it all tonight and will continue next week. Buttshaker of the week???? Robert Finley with “Gospel Blues.” Now let’s all grab a cold one or three, and get to the goods….

Buck Owens, et al – Buckaroo / Box Set / Rhino (intro)

Marty Stuart & Fabulous Superlatives – Sitting Alone / Altitude (Snakefarm)
Rodney Crowell – Somebody Loves You / The Chicago Sessions (New West)
Tracy Nelson – It Don’t Make Sense / Life Don’t Miss Nobody (BMG)
Willie Nelson – No Love Around / Bluegrass (Legacy)
Gill & Franklin – I’d Fight the World / Sweet Memories (MCA)
Rose City Band – Chasing Rainbows /Garden Party (Thrill Jockey)

Laura Cantrell – Brand New Eyes / Just Like a Rose (Propeller Sound)
Viv & Reilly – Imaginary People / same (Free Dirt)
Bonnie Montgomery – Cut You a Check / River (Gar Hole)
Lydia Loveless – Sex & Money / Nothing’s Gonna Stand In My Way Again (Bloodshot)
Margo Price – Been to the Mountain / Strays (Loma Vista)
Lucinda Williams – Let’s Get the Band Back Together / Stories from a R&R Heart (Hwy 20/TT)
Jon Dee Graham – Where It All Went Wrong / Only Dead for a Little While (Strolling Bones)

Tyler Childers – Rustin’ in the Rain / same (RCA)
Ed Snodderly – Chimney Smoke / same
Son Volt – Poison Love / Day of the Doug (Transmit Sound/TT)
Dean Johnson – Faraway Skies / Nothing for Me, Please (Mama Bird)
Mikaela Davis – Home in the Country / & Southern Star (Kill Rock Star)
Logan Ledger – There Goes My Mind / Golden State (Rounder)
Andrew Gabbard – Yer Time’ll Come / Cedar City Sweetheart (Karma Chief)
Intermission backdrop:
Fred Davis – Cleveland Blues (Colemine)
The Lost Days – Gonna Have to Tell You / In the Store (Speakeasy SF)
Allison Russell – The Returner / same (Fantasy)
Sunny War – No Reason / Anarchist Gospel (New West)
Robert Finley – Gospel Blues / Black Bayou (Easy Eye Sound)
Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway – El Dorado / City of Gold (Nonesuch)
Jeffrey Martin – Quiet Man / Thank God We Left the Garden (Fluff & Gravy)
Tom Heyman – The Mission is on Fire / 24th Street Blues (Bohemian Neglect)
The Tender Things – Carousel / The Texas Touch (Space Flight)

Jesse DeNatale – Where Am I / The Hands of Time (Blue Arrow)
Robert Forster – It’s Only Poison / The Candle & The Flame (Tapete)
Jason Isbell & 400 Unit – Strawberry Woman /Weathervanes (Southeastern/TT)
Margo Cilker – I Remember Carolina / Valley of Heart’s Delight (Fluff & Gravy)
Alice Gerrard – Sun to Sun / same (Sleepy Cat)
Cut Worms – Ballad of the Texas King / s/t (Jagjaguwar)

Kassi Valazza – Watching Planes / Kassi Valazza Knows Nothing (Fluff & Gravy)
Jess Williamson – Hunter / Time Ain’t Accidental (Mexican Summer)
Caroline Rose – Tell Me What You Want / The Art of Forgetting (New West)
Bella White – Break My Heart / Among Other Things (Rounder)
Wednesday – Chosen to Deserve / Rat Saw God (Dead Oceans)
Jon Dee Graham – Goin’ Back to Sweden / Only Dead for a Little While (Strolling Bones)
Burton & Mooney – Corn Pickin’ / Legends of Guitar: Country / Rhino (outro)

Comments welcome.
Boudin Dan

Comments welcome.
Boudin Dan