The Boudin Barndance – 09/22/11

The Boudin Barndance – 09/22/2011
Dan Ferguson
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Out there right now are reviews of records from Lydia Loveless, Dex Romweber Duo, Rod Picott, Amanda Shires, Michael Fracasso, 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.

With a dreary weekend of rain upcoming, the M.O. of The Boudin Barndance this evening was to brighten spirits which music from everyone from Elvis to Jack Oblivian should have been capable of doing. Previewed a few live shows coming up on the weekend including John Hiatt (@ Lupo’s), Donna the Buffalo (The Met Café), Shemekia Copeland (Knickerbocker Café), Deke Dickerson (Narrows), and Joe Fletcher & the Wrong Reason (Nick-a-Nee’s). New releasing making thie Barndance debut this evening included albums from Jason Boland & the Stragglers, Hallyanna, Lera Lynn, Dale Ann Bradley, Billy Burnette, Mekons, and the aforementioned Jack Oblivian. Buttshaker of the week???? Mr. Oblivina takes the big prize with “Kidnapper”. Now let’s all grab a cold one and get to the goods….

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

Lydia Loveless – Can’t Change Me / Indestructible Machine (Bloodshot)
Joe Fletcher & Wrong Reasons – Too Many Doors / White Lighter
Peter Case – I’m Gonna Change My Ways / Wake Up Sleepy John (Yep Roc)
Blind James Campbell – I’m Crazy About You Baby / & Nashville Street Band (Arhoolie)
Albert King – Crosscut Saw / Born Under a Bad Sign (Stax)
Eric Ambel – Judas Kiss / Knucklehead (Lakeside Lounge)

Deke Dickerson – So Long I’m Gone / More Million Sellers (HighTone)
Johnny Dilks & Vistacion Valley Boys – Mama I’m Comin’ Home / Acres of Heartache (HMG)
John Paul Keith – The Man That Time Forgot / same (Big Legal Mess)
Jason Boland & the Stragglers – Every Moment I’m Gone / Rancho Alto (APEX)
Hallyanna – Fast Train / The Country (Cheatham Street)
Lera Lynn – Bobby, Baby / Have You Met (Slow)

Shemekia Copeland – Dirty Water / Never Going Back (Telarc)
Ollabelle – Be Your Woman / Neon Blue Bird (Thirty Tigers)
Bottle Rockets – Lucky Break / Not So Loud (Bloodshot)
Int’l Submarine Band – Do You Know How It Feels / Safe at Home (Sundazed)
Carle Carter – Baby Ride Easy / Hindsight 20-20 (Giant)
Patty Loveless – Someday I Will Lead the Parade / The Trouble With the Truth (Sony)
club listings backdrop:
Ben Hall – Ben Hall! (Tompkins Square)
Tommy Scott – When A Man Gets the Blues / Boppin Hillbilly (Collector)
Bonnie Guitar – Frantic Party / That’ll Flat Git It Vol. 8 (Bear Family)
Ted Daffan – Look Who’s Talkin’ / Born to Lose (Jasmine)
Connie Smith – You & Me / Long Line of Heartaches (Sugar Hill)
The Wronglers – Deep Ellum Blues / Heirloom Music (Neanderthal)
Dale Ann Bradley – In Despair / Somewhere South of Crazy (Compass)

Donna the Buffalo – No Place Like the Right Time / Positive Friction (Sugar Hill)
Billy Burnette – Wrong One Right / Rock & Roll With It
John Hiatt – Damn This Town / Dirty Jeans & Mudslide Hymns (New West)
John Hiatt – Feels Like Rain / Slow Turning (A&M)
John Hiatt – Memphis in the Meantime / Bring the Family (A&M)
Elvis Presley – Blue Moon / The Sun Sessions (RCA)
Elvis Presley – Just Because / The Sun Sessions (RCA)

Mekons – Warm Summer Sun / Ancient & Modern (Bloodshot)
Scud Mt Boys – Penthouse In the Woods / Massachusetts (Sub Pop)
The Jayhawks – She Walks In So Many Ways / Mockingbird Time (Rounder)
Amy LaVere – Let Yourself Go / Stranger Me (Archer)
John Prine – Sweet Revenge / same (Atlantic)
Jim Armenti – Hell to Pay / The Herd

The Greenhornes – It’s My Soul / 600 (Telstar)
Jack Oblivian – Kidnapper / Rat City (Big Legal Mess)

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

Comments welcome.
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