The Boudin Barndance – 04/26/07

The Boudin Barndance – 04/26/2007
Dan Ferguson
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Spring sprung in these parts, finally, just last weekend. We welcomed it in a fine way on the Boudin Barndance tonight with an appearance by the Providence-based band The ‘mericans who entertained us with a mix of tracks from their current release as well as their upcoming album due early this summer. The play the Ocean Mist in Matunuck tomorrow (Friday) night and AS220 in Providence on May 12. Check ’em out at Also featured music from a trio of acts who hit these parts this weekend, that being the Holmes Brothers who are at the Narrows Center For the Arts ( in Fall River, Ma tomorrow night, Terri Hendrix who appears at the Commence Fence Point Community Hall in Portsmouth, RI on Saturday night, and Jon Dee Graham who along with his Fighting Cocks band plays Jake’s Bar & Grill in Providence on Saturday night. Releases making the Barndance hit parade for the first time included new stuff from Johnny Bush, the duo of Bush & Justin Trevino, Dale Watson, Fobbie Fulks, Eddie Angel, Glossary (a bit belated), North Twin, and Chris Whitley & Jeff Lang. Buttshaker of the night????? Who can resist giving the honors to the Detroit Cobras with “Leave My Kitten Alone”. Now let’s have a cold one and get to the goods…..

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

Johnny Bush – I’ll Sail My Ship Alone / Kashmere Gardens Mud (Icehouse)
Eddie Noack – Walk ”em Off / Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (Del Rio)
Bush & Trevino – Pour the Wine / Texas On a Saturday Night (Heart of Texas)
Dale Watson – Time Without You / From the Cradle to the Grave (Hyena)
Cornell Hurd Band – Tiome Without You / Song of South Austin (Behemoth)
Johnny Bush – Oo Wee Baby / Kashmere Gardens Mud (Icehouse)

Irma Thomas – Flowers / After the Rain (Rounder)
Kevin Gordon -Over the Levee / Cadillac Jack’s #1 Son Shanachie)
Sonny Burgess – Fast Train / self-titled (Rounder)
Dave Edmunds – Home In My Hand / Repeat When Necessary (Swan Song)
Carlene Carter / Baby Ride Easy / Musical Shapes (WB)
Jon Byrd – Be Real / Byrds Auto Parts (Long Leaf Pine)

Robbie Fulks – Goodbye Good Lookin’ / Revenge! (Yep Roc)
Jon Rauhouse – Bongo Ride / Steel Guitar Heart Attack (Bloodshot)
Eddie Angel – The Swag / Plays Link Wray (Spinout)
Carl Sonny Leyland – The Honky Tonk Wine / I’m Wise (HMG)
Detroit Cobras – Leave My Kitten Alone / Tied & True (Bloodshot)

Holmes Bros – Bad Moon Rising / State of Grace (Alligator)
Terri Hendrix – Places in Between / same (Wilory)
Jon Dee Graham – Something Wonderful / Full (Freedom)
Jon Dee Graham – Black Box / Summerland (New West)
Jon Dee Graham – Something to Look Forward To / The Great Battle (New West)
club listings backdrop:
Reed & Taylor – “Southside Guitar” (South Congress)
Dolly Varden – You Nerver Well / The Panic Bell (Undertow)
Glossary – Time Rolling / For What I Don’t Become (Undertow)
Jesse Sykes – The Air Is Thin / Like Love Lust (Barsuk)
North Twin – Gasoline / Falling Apart
Chris Whitley & Jeff Lang – Velocity Girl / Dislocation Blues (Rounder)
Gurf Morlix – Blanket / Diamonds to Dust (Blue Corn)

Thee Midniters – Never Knew I Had It So Bad / In Thee Midnite Hour (Norton)
Los Straitjackets & Big Sandy – Calor / Rock en Espanol (Yep Roc)
Los Doltons – Santo / Exitos a Go Go (AIP)
Valerio Longoria – Si Tu Te Vas / Texas Conjunto Pioneer (Arhoolie)

………….The ‘mericans live in the studio………….
The ‘mericans – Tables
The ‘mericans – Stone Walls
The ‘mericans – Ring of Fire
The ‘mericans – Hey Driver
The ‘mericans – Charlotte
The ‘mericans – To Find Favor

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

Boudin Dan