The Boudin Barndance – 10/12/06

The Boudin Barndance – 10/12/2006
Dan Ferguson
WRIU-FM, 90.3 Kingston, RI
Thursdays 6-9 pm
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Recent reviews include new releases from Bobs Wills & the Texas Playboys, Waylon
Jennings, The Byrds, Roy Orbison, Carey Ott, Paul Burch, Jim Lauderdale, Bruce Robison, and
the Kinky Friedman tribute.

A busy evening on the Boudin Barndance. Did ticket giveaways and previewed upcoming shows by Jon Langford (Narrows Center for the Arts in Fall River on Oct. 13 – and Yonder Mountain String Band (Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel in Providence, also on Oct. 13 – Inspired by Jim Lauderdale’s show last week at the Narrows and the fact that he played so much material from his 1990 release Planet of Love, we dedicated a couple of sets to major label Nashville releases from the 1990-91 time period most of which wouldn’t stand a chance in this day & age. New releases making the Barndance hit parade for the first time included albums from the Hunger Mountain Boys and the new 4-CD Byrds retrospective. Buttshaker of the night????? Jerry McCain & the Upstars with “My Next Door Neighbor”. Now onto the goods….

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

Jon Dee Graham – October / Summerland (New West)
Alejandro Escovedo – Notes On Air / The Boxing Mirror (Back Porch)
Cary & Cockrell – Two Different Things / Begonias (Yep Roc)
Catfish Haven – I Don’t Worry / Tell Me (Secretly Canadian)
Brothers & Sisters – New Life / selfititled (Calla Lily)
The Byrds – This Wheel’s on Fire / There Is a Season (Legacy)

Charlie Musselwhite – Clarkesdale Boogie / Delta Hardware Co (Real World)
Chris Smither – Shillin’ for the Blues / Leave the Light On (Signature Sounds)
James & Bobby Purify – You Can’t Keep a Good Man Down / Shake a Tail Feather! (Sundazed)
Lester Williams – Crawlin’ Blues / I Can’t Lose With the Stuff I Use (Specialty)
Dewey Phillips – aircheck / Red Hot & Blue (Memphis Archives)
Black Keys – Give Your Heart Away / Magic Potion (Nonesuch)
Jerry McCain & the Upstars – My Next Door Neighbor /Ernie’s Record Mart (Ace)

Apple & McNurlin – Lost Highway / River Road or Rail (Ringo)
Wayne Hancock – Goin’ to Texas When I’m Through / Tulsa (Bloodshot)
Ray Price – Walkin’ the Floor / & Cherokee Cowboys (Bear Family)
Rusty & Doug – Let’s Stay Together / Tennessee Jive (Bear Family)
Wilma Lee & Stoney Cooper – Row #2, Seat #3 / Tennessee Jive (Bear Family)
Bob Wills & Texas Playboys – Bluer Than Blue / (Legacy)

Yonder Mountain String Band – Pride of Alabam / Old Hands (Frog Pad)
Yonder Mountain String Band – Not Far Away/ Old Hands (Frog Pad)
Hawker & Schwartz – Little Willie / Draw Closer (Rounder)
Hunger Mt. Boys – Hiccup Remedy Blues / Three (Old Fi)
club listings backdrop:
Bud Isaacs – Bud’s Bounce (Bear Family)
Jon Langford – Buy It Now / Gold Brick (ROIR)
Jon Langford – Hard Times / All the Fame of Lofty Deeds (Bloodshot)
Jon Langford – Sputnik 57 / All the Fame of Lofty Deeds (Bloodshot)
Jon Langford – All Roads Lead Back to Me / Gold Brick (ROIR)

……..class of 1990-91, part 1 ……….
Jim Lauderdale – Planet of Love / same (Reprise)
Kelly Willis – I Don’t Want to Love You (But I Do) / Well Traveled Love (MCA)
Patty Loveless – Blue Memories / On Down the Line (MCA)
Marty Stuart – Blue Tain / Tempted (MCA)
Marty Brown – Your Sugar Daddy’s Long Gone / High & Dry (MCA)

……..class of 1990-91, part 2 ……….
Karen Tobin – My Sweet Love Ain’t Around / Carolina Smokey Memories (Atantic)
Trisha Yearwood – Lonesome Dove / self-titled (MCA)
Carlene Carter – Goodbye Dallas / I Fell in Love (Reprise)
Dwight Yoakam – Nothing’s CHanged Here / If There Was a Way (Reprise)
Kevin Welch – True Love Never Dies / self-titled (Reprise)

Dave Howard – Somebody Gets Hurt / self-titled (Gibraltar)
George Highfill – Knockin’ On My Door / Waitin’ Up (WB)
Wynn Stewart – I’m Gonna Kill You / Honky Tonk Heaven Vol. 11 (LB)
Bob Gallion – You Take the Table, I’ll Take the Chairs / Honky Tonk Heaven Vol. 11 (LB)
Stonewall Jackson – Promises & Hearts / Waterloo (Bear Family)

Ray Wylie Hubbard – Polecat / Snake Farm (Sustain)
Waco Bros – Geronimo / To the Last Dead Cowboy (Bloodshot)

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