Playlist: The Boudin Barndance – 04/04/2024

The Boudin Barndance: 04/04/2024
Dan Ferguson
WRIU-FM, 90.3 Kingston, RI
Thursdays 6-9 pm
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First off, I want to thank all who contributed to our WRIU Radiothon last week. Given the tower situation, we did very well. If you missed out and would still like to pledge your support, you can do so through April 5 at our web site at Click on the Radiothon tab at the top right of the page and it will take you to the secure online form. Also, we’d appreciate if you mention The Boudin Barndance in the “Additional Comments” section of the form. As for tonight’s show, it was back to regular business. Our only feature tonight was a set of Merle Haggard music in honor of his birthday. New albums and singles making their Barndance debut this evening came from Pernice Brothers, Tim Easton, Elkington & Salsburg, and Bonny Light Horseman.Buttshaker of the week???? World Famous Bluejays with a rig rockin’ “Good Morning Mr Trucker.” Now let’s all grab a cold one or three, and get to the goods….

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

Pernice Brothers – Who Will You Believe / same (New West, 2024)
Adrianne Lenker – Vampire Empire / Bright Future (4AD, 2024)
Waxahatchee – Crowbar/ Tigers Blood (Anti, 2024)
Tim Easton – Everything You’re Afraid Of /Find Your Way (Black Mesa, 2024)
Elkington & Salsburg – Buffalo Stance / All Gist (Paradise of Bachelors, 2024)
Pernice Brothers – What We Had / Who Will You Believe (New West, 2024)
The Lost Days – In the Store / same (Speakeasy SF)

Wonder Women of Country – Another Broken Heart / s/t (2024)
Emmylou Harris – Amarillo / Elite Hotel (Reprise)
Sierra Ferrell – Lighthouse / Trail of Flowers (Rounder, 2024)
James Mastro – Never Die / Dawn of a New Error (MPress, 2024)
Bonny Light Horseman – When I Was Younger / single (Jagjaguwar, 2024)
Charlie Parrr – Little Sun / same (S/F, 2024)
Sarah Jarosz – Days Can Turn Around / Polaroid Lovers (Rounder, 2024)

Emmylou Harris & Nash Ramblers – Sweet Dreams / Ramble in Music City (Nonesuch)
Jamey Johnson, et al – A Way to Survive / Living for a Song: Tribute to Hank Cochran (Mercury)
Jamey Johnson, et al – Everything But You / Living for a Song: Tribute to Hank Cochran (Mercury)
Marty Stuart – Bridge Washed Out / Ghost Train
Johnny Horton – Cherokee Boogie / Rockin’ Rollin’ (Bear Family)
Don Gibson – Just One More Time / RCA Country Legends (Buddha)
Red Sovine – Phantom 309 / Honky Tonks, Truckers & Tears (Ace)
Jack Clement – Just Between You & Me / For Once & For All (IRS Nashville)
Bobby Bare – Find Out What’s Happening / The English Country Side (RCA)
Intermission backdrop:
West & Bryant – Flamin’ Guitars (Bear Family)
Merle Haggard – Worried, Unhappy, Lonesome & Sorry / Vintage Collections (Capitol)
Merle Haggard – White Line Fever / Vintage Collections (Capitol)
Merle Haggard – Misery / A Tribute to the Best Damn Fiddle Player (Capitol)
Merle Haggard – Too Many Bridges to Cross / The Bakersfield Sound (Bear Family)
Merle Haggard – The Bottle Let Me Down / Vintage Collections (Capitol)
Merle Haggard – Runaway Mama / Roots Vol. 1 (Anti)
Merle Haggard – I’m Gonna Break Every Heart That I Can/ Vintage Collections (Capitol)

Kate Jacobs – Safe as Houses / The Calm Comes After (Bar/None)
Roky Erickson – Goodbye Sweet Dreams / You’re Gonna Miss Me s/t
World Famous Bluejays – Good Morning Mr Trucker / Rig Rock Jukebox (Diesel Only)
Felice Bros – Strawberry Blonde / Asylum on the Hill (2023)
True Believers – One Moment to Another / Hard Road (Rykodisc)
Bob Dylan – Tombstone Blues / Shadow Kingdom (Columbia)
Hillstomp – Reasons to Leave / Portland ORE
James Hunter Six – Brother or Other / Nick of Time (Daptone)

George Jackson – Soul Lovin’ / Let the Best Man Win (Kent)
Willie Nelson – Wake Me When It’s Over / And Then I Wrote (Capitol)
House & Land – False True Lover / s/t
K. McCarty – Golly Gee / Dead Dog’s Eyeball (Bar/None)
Doug Sahm – It Hurts to Love Somebody / Juke Box Music (Antone’s)
The Greenhornes – Can’t Stand It / s/t (Telstar)
Promised Land Sound – Push & Pull / For Use & Delight (Paradise of Bachelors)

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

Comments welcome.
Boudin Dan