The Boudin Barndance – 06/09/11

The Boudin Barndance – 06/09/2011
Dan Ferguson
WRIU-FM, 90.3 Kingston, RI
Thursdays 6-9 pm
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Out there right now are reviews of Caitlin Rose, Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears, Chris Thile & Michael Daves, Bloodshot compilation No One Got Hurt, Those Darlins, Eleventh Dream Day, Charles Bradley, La Sera, Eddie Spaghetti, Drive-By Truckers, Rebecca Pronsky, The Cave Singers, North Mississippi All-Stars, Redbird, Middle Brother, Kate Jacobs, Rodriguez & Kyle, Tennis, Gurf Morlix, Old 97s, Reverend John Wilkins, Miss Tess, Boudin Barndance Favorites of 2010, Syl Johnson, and The Parting Gifts.

Singer/songwriter Grant Peeples will be a guest on The Boudin Barndance next week (June 16).

Well, it is week #2 of webcasting only as our transmitter is still out of commission. With some pretty intense storms moving through Southern R.I. this evening, no doubt it would’ve got whacked a 2nd time. As for tonight’s program, we did a mini preview of the Wilco-curated Solid Sound Festival happening June 24-26 at MassMoCA in North Adams, MA ( An excellent and diverse lineup that spans the spectrum from Wilco to Syl Johnson to the Handsome Family. Previewed/plugged the Charlie Chesterman benefit happening at TT the Bear’s in Cambridge, MA this Sunday afternoon. Charlie has been battling colon cancer for the last year and the benefit is to help raise money to help that battle. Visit for details on the benefit and how you can help. Recent releases making their Barndance debut this evening included new ones from Joe Ely, Foster & Lloyd, Eilen Jewell, and Dawes. Buttshaker of the week???? The late R.L. Burnside grinding it up with “.44 Pistol”. Now let’s all grab a cold one and get to the goods….

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

Joe Ely – Satisfied at Last / Satisfied at Last (Rack ’em)
Joe Ely – Not That Much Has Changed / Satisfied at Last (Rack ’em)
James McMurtry – Restless / Childish Things (Compadre)
Fred Eaglesmith – I Wanna Buy Your Truck / Falling Stars & Broken Hearts
Foster & Lloyd – It’s Already Tomorrow / same (Effin Ell)
Booka & Flaming Geckos – Western Sunrise / Baghdad Texas (Loudhouse)

Charlie Chesterman – Mister Blue / Studebakersfield (Slow River)
Charlie Chesterman – Mona’s Prayer / Studebakersfield (Slow River)
Ray Mason Band – Don’t Mess With My Routine / same (Hi-n-Dry)
The Weisstronauts – Tawdry / Spritely (Stereoriffic)
Charlie Chesterman – Lonesome Cowboy’s Lament / Studebakersfield (Slow River)
Ray Mason Band – Sin Eater / Like Bugs Chewing Paper (Captivating)

Wynn Stewart – Back to the Blue Room / Wishful Thinking (Bear Family)
Roy Hall – Move On / Western Dance V3
Bonnie Whitmore – Tin Man / Embers to Ashes
Laura Cantrell – Amigo’s Guitar / Kitty Wells’ Dresses (Diesel Only)
Zoe Muth & LHRs – I’ve Been Gone / Starlight Hotel (Signature)
Eilen Jewell – Over Again / Queen of the Minor Key (Signature)
Sweetback Sisters – Thank You / Looking For a Fight (Signature)

Exene Cervenka – Love & Haight / The Excitement of Maybe (Bloodshot)
Sonny & the Sunsets – Girls Beware / Hit After Hit (Fat Possum)
Dawes – Million Dollar Bill / Nothing is Wrong (ATO)
club listings backdrop:
Jon Rauhouse – Hawaiian Guitar Expedition (Lilliwamp)
………..solid sound fest preview……….
Wilco – One Wing / the album (Nonesuch)
Wilco – Walken / Sky Blue Sky (Nonesuch)
Levon Helm Band – Stuff You Gotta Watch / Electric Dirt (Vanguard)
JC Brooks & Uptown Sound – I Am Trying to Break Your Heart / 7″ (Rabbit Factory)
Syl Johnson – Try Me / Complete Mythology (Numero Group)
Syl Johnson – Trying to Get to You / Complete Mythology (Numero Group)

………..solid sound fest preview……….
Liam Finn – Cold Feet / FOMO
Autumn Defense – The Swallows of London Town / Once Around (Yep Roc)
Guthrie & Irion – Swing of Things / Exploration (New West)
Levon Helm – Anna Lee / Dirt Farm (Vanguard)
Handsome Family – All the TVs in Town / Twilight (Carrot Top)

Sarah Levecque – Restless, Restless Blues / Crooked With Me
Matraca Berg – Your Husband’s Cheating On Us / The Dreaming Fields (Dualtone)
Lucinda Williams – Buttercup / Blessed (Lost Highway)
R.L. Burnside – Miss Gloria B. / Too Bad Jim (Fat Possum)
R.L. Burnside – .44 Pistol / Too Bad Jim (Fat Possum)
Jimbo Mathus – Glad It’s Dark / Confederate Buddha (Memphis Int’l)

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

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