The Boudin Barndance – 01/03/08

The Boudin Barndance – 01/03/2008
Dan Ferguson
WRIU-FM, 90.3 Kingston, RI
Thursdays 6-9 pm
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Recent reviews include Best of 2007, Heavy Trash, Levon Helm, Wussy, Sharon
Jones & the Dap Kings, Elizabeth Cook, Dwight Yoakam, Merle Haggard (both
Bluegrass Sessions and Time-Life retrospective), , and the Johnny Cash Show
DVD collection.

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Last week we gave a listen to the Boudin Barndance favorites for 2007. On
this colder than a witches’ you know what night here in Southern New England, we continued the 2007 review with a look at the next tier of faves.
Buttshaker of the night????? Los Straitjackets’ remake of Thee Midniters’
“Whittier Boulevard”. Now let’s all grab a cold one and get to the goods…

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

Los Straitjackets – Whittier Blvd / Rock en Espanol (Yep Roc)
Los Straitjackets with Big Sandy – Gimme Little Sign / Rock en Espanol (Yep
Lustre Kings – Mr Big / Way Out There (Wild Boar)
John Lilly – Friday, Sunday’s Coming / Haunted Honky Tonk
Heavy Trash – Pure Gold / Going Out With (Yep Roc)
Ronnie Costley – The Fog / Dancin’ to Johnny (Spin Out)
John Platania – Runnin With the Dogs / Blues, Waltzes, & Badland Borders
(Train Wreck)

Merle Haggard – Runaway Momma / The Bluegrass Sessions (McCoury Music)
Elana James – All the World & I / self-titled (Snarf)
Taylor & Rodriguez – The Real Thing / Live 2005 (Train Wreck)
Crooked Still – Angeline the Baker / Hop Head (Signature)
Kendel Carson – Ain’t That a Sun / Rearview Mirror Tears (Train Wreck)
Ryan Bingham – South of Heaven / Mescalito (Lost Highway)

Ha Ha Tonka – Up Nights / Buckle In the Bible Belt (Bloodshot)
Deadstring Brothers – You Look Like the Devil / Silver Mountain (Bloodshot)
Holly Golightly & the Brokeoffs – Jesus Don’t Love Me / You Can’t Buy a Gun
(Damaged Goods)
The ‘mericans – What To Wear / Where All Dead Leaves Go (75or Less)
The Monahans – The Answer To All Our Prayers / Low Pining (Undertow)
Cary Hudson – Shoefly Blue / Bittersweet Blues (Black Dog)
Nathan Moore – Understand Under / In His Own Worlds (Frogville)
club listings backdrop:
Joe Goldmark – Seducing the 60s (Lo-Ball)
Sara Cox – The Fog / Crowded is the New Lonely
Eliza Gilkyson – Beauty Way / Your Turn Tonight (Red House)
Kelly Willis – Nobody Wants to Go to the Moon / Translated From Love (Ryko)
Tom Gillam – Never Look Back / same (Treehouse)

Hacienda Bros – Railed / Music for Ranch & Town
Duncan Walters – Standing In the Sun / Guardian (Spent Round)
Patty Booker – It’s Been Nice Knowing You / Fire & Brimstone (Tres
Red Stick Ramblers – Evenin’ / Made In the Sahde (Sugar Hill)

Joe Henry – Shut Me Up / Civilians (Anti)
The Sadies – Yours To Discover / New Seasons (Yep Roc)
Scotland Yard Gospel Choir – Pins & Needles / self-titled (Bloodshot)
Okkervil River- Plus Ones / the Stage Names (Jagjaguwar)

Graham Parker – I Discovered America / Don’t Tell Columbus (Bloodshot)
David Olney – Sweet Poison / One Tough Town (Red Parlor)
Seth Walker – Miss Ann / self-titled (Hyena)
Patrick Sweeny – Burma Jones / Every Hour Is a Dollar Gone (Nine Mile)
Jim Dickinson – Sweet Peace Within / Killers From Space (Memphis

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

Boudin Dan