The Boudin Barndance – 02/25/10

The Boudin Barndance – 02/25/2010
Dan Ferguson
WRIU-FM, 90.3 Kingston, RI
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A tale of two shows on this evening’s Boudin Barndance where the first half was dedicated to mixing it up while including birthday salutes to late legends Johnny Cash & Faron Young and the 2nd half featured a guest appearance by Providence-based band The ‘mericans ( It was their 3rd appearance on the show. They are gearing up for the releases of their 3rd album this Spring and play a live show this Sunday night at Local 121 ( in downtown Providence. It was a mix of live stuff in the studio with material from both their previous two releases and the upcoming new one. Some recent releases making their Barndance debut this evening. Included were new ones from The Texas Sapphires, Johnny Cash, T-Model Ford, Brian Olive, the gospel compilation The Pitch/Gusman Story, and the Appalachian Blues compilation from Smithsonian/Folkways. Buttshaker of the week???? A bit of slow boogie with “Baby Let’s Play House” from Arthur Gunter. Now let’s all grab a cold one and get to the goods….

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

Texas Sapphires – Riddled Days / As He Wanders… (Ike)
Stanley Bros – Li’l Glass of Wine / Complete Columbia Recordings (Columbia)
Texas Sapphires – Baltimore Cage / As He Wanders… (Ike)
Nancy Apple – The Sun Will Always Shine / Shine (Ringo)
Johnny Cash – Home of The Blues / The Legend (Legacy)
Johnny Cash – Doin’ My Time / The Legend (Legacy)
Johnny Cash – I Will Rock & Roll With You / The Legend (Legacy)
Johnny Cash – Aloha Ole / The Legend (Legacy)

Faron Young – Live Fast, Love Hard, … / The Classic Recordings (Bear Family)
Faron Young – Step Aside / Millennium Collection (Mercury)
Arthur Gunter – Baby Let’s Play House / Best of (AVI)
T-Model Ford – I Love You Baby / The Ladies Man (Alive Total Energy)
Mose Allison – I Know You Didn’t Mean It / The Way of the World (Anti)

Chicago Travelers – Been Trying / Good God! Born Again Funk (Numero)
The True Tone Singers – Fight On / Pitch-Gusman Story (Big Legal Mess)
Sticks McGee – My Baby’s Gone / Appalachian Blues (S/F)
Heavy Trash – In My Heart / Midnight Soul Serenade (Big Legal Mess)
Turbo fruits – Trouble! / Echo Kid (Fat Possum)
The Dictators – Stay With Me / Bloodbrothers (Dictators)

Jon Langford – When I Get Home.. / Face a Frowning World (Tompkins Square)
Brian Olive – Jubilee Line / self-titled (Alive Total Energy)
Clem Snide – Wal-Mart Parking Lot / The Meat of Life (429)
club listings backdrop:
Jim Loessberg – Sawed-Off Shotgun (Cen-Tex)
……………the ‘mericans in studio playing live & spinning recorded stuff…………..
The ‘mericans – Badlands at Daybreak / live in studio
The ‘mericans – Skyfull/ live in studio
The ‘mericans – Language of America / from rough mix recording
The ‘mericans – What To Wear / Where All Dead Leaves Go (75OL)
The ‘mericans – So Easy / live in studio
The ‘mericans – Our Strength In Numbers / live in studio
The ‘mericans – Slow Down / from rough mix recording -> Feelies cover
The ‘mericans – Tables / self-titled (75OL)
The ‘mericans – When a Peaceful Can’t…. / live in studio
The ‘mericans – Surprise / from rough mix recording
The ‘mericans – Off the Trail / live in studio
The ‘mericans – Charlotte / live in studio
The ‘mericans – I’m So Lonesome I Could cry / live in studio

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

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