Playlist: The Boudin Barndance – 02/22/2024

The Boudin Barndance: 02/22/2024
Dan Ferguson
WRIU-FM, 90.3 Kingston, RI
Thursdays 6-9 pm
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Tonight’s show is at:

WATCH the BOUDIN BARNDANCE profile that aired on 01/20/21 on R.I. Public TV
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03/21/24 – Alt Country A to Z: “J”
03/28/24 – WRIU Radiothon – Boudin Barndance edition

A straight-up Boudin Barndance radio show this evening beginning, as usual, with a first hour dominated by new releases followed by our weekly C&W segment. The 2nd half of the show was a “playing the field” affair featuring good stuff galore. If you missed, check the archive link above to listen at your leisure. Albums and singles making their Barndance debut this evening came from Itasca, Mary Timony, Madi Diaz, Stephie James, Rod Picott, Corb Lund, The Glass Hours, Lost Dog String Band, and James Mastro. Buttshaker of the week???? Wade Curtiss & The Rhythm Rockers take the grand salami with “Blockbuster.” Now let’s all grab a cold one or three, and get to the goods….

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

Itasca – Milk / Imitation of War (Paradise of Bachelors, 2024)
Mary Timony – Dominoes / Untame the Tiger (Merge, 2024)
Madi Diaz – Don’t Do Me Good / Weird Faith (Anti, 2024)
Stephie James – Five & Dimers / As Night Fades (2024)
Dori Freeman – River Runs / Do You Recall (Blue Hen, 2023)
Alice Gerrard – How Can I Keep From Fishing / Sun to Sun (Sleepy Cat, 2023)

Rod Picott – Digging Ditches / Starlight Tour (Welding Rod, 2024)
Corb Lund – I Had It All / single (New West, 2024)
The Glass Hours – Hurricane / s/t (Cornelius Chapel, 2024)
Lost Dog String Band – Brighter Shade / Survived (TT, 2024)
Tommy Womack – God Part III / Namaste
James Mastro – My God / Dawn of a New Error (MPress, 2024)
Jeffrey Martin – Sculptor / Thank God We Left the Garden (Fluff & Gravy, 2023)

Del Wood – Down Yonder / Tennessee Jive (Bear Family)
Bob Williams – Crackers, Cheese & Beer / Tennessee Jive (Bear Family)
Spade Cooley – Swinging the Devil’s Dream / Spadella (Legacy)
Spade Cooley – Crazy Cause I Love You / Spadella (Legacy)
Seldom Scene – Maybe You Will Change Your Mind / Old Train (Rebel)
Ray Price – Crazy / & Cherokee Cowboys (Bear Family)
Reno & Harrell & Tennessee Cut-Ups – I’m the Talk of the Town / Don Reno Story (CMH)
Stanley Brothers – Little Glass of Wine / Complete Columbia Stanley Brothers (Legacy)
Faron Young – I’ve Got $5 & It’s Saturday Night / Live Fast Love Hard (CMF)
Bare & Skeet Davis – A Dear John Letter /Essential Bobby Bare (Legacy)
Orville Couch – Strike Like a Match / Hello Trouble (Audium)
Intermission backdrop:
Phil Baugh and West & Bryant
Freakons – Connie Doon / s/t (Fluff & Gravy)
Loretta Lynn – These Boots are Made for Walking / Honky Tonk Girl (MCA)
RL Burnside – Tojo Told Hitler / A Ass Pocket of Whiskey (Fat Possum)
Hasil Adkins – Midnight Moan / The Wild Man (Norton)
Jackie Shane – Money / Any Other Way (Numero)
Johnny & Jack – Let Your Conscience Be Your Guide / For Old Time’s Sake (Bear Family)
Angel Olsen – Iota / Burn You Fire (Dead Oceans)
Unknown – I’m in Orbit / Boppin’ by the Bayou (Ace)
Bobby Charles – Small Town Talk / s/t (Bearsville)
The Sadies – You Should Be Worried / Colder Streams (Yep Roc)

The Feelies – Bluer Skies / Here Before (Bar/None)
Dollar Store – One Red Cent…. / Money Music (Bloodshot)
Kacy & Clayton – One Burning Ember / Plastic Bouquet (New West)
Steve Earle – Old Road / Jerry Jeff (New West)
Jim Lauderdale – When Searching for Answers / Hope (Sky Crunch)
Tom T. Hall – Homecoming / Storyteller, Poet, Philosopher (Mercury)
Califone – Salt / All My Friends are Funeral Singers (Thrill Jockey)
James Tilson – Steel Guitar Rag / Playing for the Man at the Door (Smithsonian)
Hazel & Alice – Mommy Please Stay Home With Me / Won’t You Come & Sing for Me (Smithsonian)

Wade Curtiss & The Rhythm Rockers – Blockbuster / Bright Lights (Norton)
Jesse Baylin – To Hell & Back / Dark Place (Blonde Rat/TT)
Bobby McDowell – Our Last Quarrel / The Complete Goldwax Singles (Kent)
The Clientele – Lyra in April / Music for the Age of Miracles (Merge)
Merle Travis – Sioux City Sue / Guitar Rags, …. (Bear Family)
Caitlin Rose – All Right / CAZIMI (Missing Piece)
Bobby Charles – Tennessee Blues / s/t (Bearsville)

Burton & Mooney – Corn Pickin’ / Legends of Guitar: Country / Rhino (outro)

Comments welcome.
Boudin Dan