WZBC 90.3 FM Newton

Boston College Radio, Chestnut Hill, MA

Sunday Morning Country (Specialty)

From deep down in the radio bunker, high atop legendary Heartbreak Hill, four BIG hours of all your favorite Country, Alt-Country, Country-Rock, Classic Country, Outlaw Country, Honky Tonk, Tex-Mex, Conjunto, Ranchera, Tejano, Bolero, Folk-Country, Bluegrass, Country Gospel, Old-Timey, Cajun, Zydeco, Country Boogie, Swing tunes and more for the underserved, talent-starved, REAL country music fans! All while providing the latest info on top-choice local appearances, festivals, and noteworthy Country music-related happenings each week! If you miss it on Sunday, the show is now archived for TWO weeks! No excuses! A rootin’ tootin’ time for over 38 years. Remember “….I’m only playin’ the good stuff!”

Sun Nov 23rd 2014 10.00am–2.00pm

R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links help support the station.

Time zone: eastern


Porter Wagoner “(1) Country Music's Gone to Town”
from The Bluegrass Story CD Album (RCA 1964) —Intro . . .are you slicing & dicing today? We've got your back!


Roy Acuff “(12) Tennessee Waltz”
from The Essential Roy Acuff CD Album (Legacy 2004) —Remembering Roy, RIP 11/23/92!


The Cox Family “(7) But I Do”
from Everybody's Reaching out For Someone CD Album (Rounder 1993) —Tibby Edwards tune!


Tibby Edwards “(11) I'd Come Running”
from Play It Cool Man, Play It Cool CD Album (Bear Family 2007) —From 1957!


Hank Williams “(9) Orange Blossom Special (Instr)”
from Revealed: The Unreleased Recordings (#3) CD Album (Time-Life 2009) —". . . hang on children!" Featuring Jerry Rivers!


Laura Orshaw “(5) Wild Geese Cry Again”
from Songs of Lost Yesterdays CD Album (Laura Orshaw 2014) —Peter Rowan tune!


The Gibson Brothers “(1) Lonesome Number One”
from Red Letter Day CD Album (Sugarhill 2005) —Whoo-hoo!! @ National Heritage Museum, 1/10! More @ bbu.org!


The Honeycutters “(11) NOT OVER YET”
from When Bitter Met Sweet CD Album (Button Down 2012)


Greg Trooper “(8) These Sunday Nights w/Buddy Miller”
from Popular Demons CD Album (Koch 1998) —w/Duane Jarvis, guitars; Phil Madeira, Hammond B-3! @ Atwood's THIS AFTERNOON, early show, 4-6pm!


Daniel Romano “(9) That's the Very Moment”
from Come Cry With Me CD Album (Normaltown 2012) —@ Great Scott, 12/10 w/Low Cut Connie, 9pm!


Karla Bonoff “(4) Home”
from Karla Bonoff LP Album (Columbia 1977) —And old favorite, still sounds awesome! Safe travels to all this Thanksgiving week! "Take a break, stay awake!"


Sam Baker “(11) DAYS”
from Pretty World CD Album (Blue Lime Stone www.sambakermusic.com 2007) —This song just feels homey . . .


Annie Lou “(5) Sally At the Crossroads (Instr)”
from Tried And True CD Album (Annie Lou 2014)


Lee Ann Womack “(10) Sleeping With The Devil”
from The Way I'm Livin' CD Album (Sugar Hill 2014) —Brennen Leigh tune! One of my favorite records from 2014!! Wish she'd play Boston! Hint, hint....


Ellis Paul “(3) Kick Out the Lights (Johnny Cash)”
from Chasing Beauty CD Album (Black Wolf Records 2014) N  —New CD, out now!


Johnny Cash “(17) I Can't Go That Way”
from Life CD Album (Columbia 2004) —The MAN!!


Little Feat “(2) Six Feet of Snow”
from Down On the Farm LP Album (Warner Bros. 1979) —" . . . comin' thru the radio!" And everywhere else last week! For the folks in Buffalo, stay safe!


The Whiskey Belles “(1) Whiskey Woman”
from Whiskey Women CD Album (2014) —Uh oh . . .


George Jones “(2) White Lightning”
from The Best of George Jones CD Album (Spectrum/Polygram 1998) —" . . they were lookin', tryin' to book him, but my pappy kept cookin'!"


The Maddox Brothers and Sister Rose “(4) Mule Skinner Blues”
from The Hillbilly Party Band CD Album (Snapper 2011)


BR5-49 “(4) Bettie Plug (Dialog)”
from Live From Robert's CD Album (Arista Nashville 1996)


BR5-49 “(5) Bettie Bettie”
from Live From Robert's CD Album (Arista Nashville 1996) —A true story!


Rosie Flores “(4) TRY ME”
from Once More With Feeling CD Album (Hightone 1993) —Shades of the Stones?


Gram Parsons “(3) Honky Tonk Women”
from Sleepless Nights LP Album (Reprise 1976) —GP with the Flying Burrito Brothers! And Gram wearing a jacket and pants trimmed out with Indian webbing (all the rage back then, miss it)!


Nick Lowe “(11) A Dollar Short Of Happy”
from Quality Street CD Album (Yep Roc 2013) —" . . crazy nannies getting high in the SUVs!" @ The Paradise, 12/16!


The Sweet Lowdown “(1) River Winding Down”
from Chasing the Sun CD Album (Independent 2014) N  —New CD, out now (11/20)!


Mark O'Connor “(5) Ol' Blue w/James Taylor”
from An Appalachian Christmas CD Album (OMAC 2011) —Mark O'Connor & Friends @ Berklee, 12/5 7:30pm!


Southpaw Steel 'n' Twang “(10) Feather Weather (Instr)”
from Hale's Pleasure Railway CD Album (Bafe's Factory 2014) N  —New CD, from Finland!


Greg Trooper “(12) Diamond Heart”
from Incident on Willow Street CD Album (52 Shakes Records 2013) —@ Atwood's TODAY, 4-6pm!!


Kate Rusby “(5) LATELY”
from Make the Light CD Album (Pure 2010) —What a voice!


Jim Lauderdale “(14) Today I've Got the Yesterday's w/Patty Loveless”
from I'm A Song CD Album (Skycrunch 2014)


Holy Wonders “(1) I've Got A Home”
from Best of Revelation Records: 1959-1962 CD Album (Narro Way 2014) —Spiritual set!


Larry Stephenson Band “(9) Let The Lower Lights Be Burning”
from Pull Your Savior In CD Album (Whysper Dream Music 2014) —Spiritual set!


The Sacred Shakers “(10) You Better Quit Drinking Shine”
from LIVE CD Album (Signature Sounds 2013) —Spiritual set! @ The Sinclair 12/3, w/Zoe Muth & the Lost High Rollers


Queen Esther “(11) I Feel Like Going Home”
from The Other Side CD Album (El Recordings 2014) —Charlie Rich tune! Dennis Brennan covers this on his "Engagement" CD, too!


Marty Stuart And His Fabulous Superlatives “(4) That Gospel Music”
from Saturday Night/Sunday Morning (#2) CD Album (Superlatone 2014) —Spiritual set!


Nell Robinson & the Rose of No-Man's Land “(1) My Last Days On Earth”
from Nell Robinson & the Rose of No-Man's Land CD Album (Compass 2014) —Spiritual set!


Reverend Charlie Jackson “(3) Wrapped Up and Tangled Up In Jesus”
from God's Got It CD Album (casequarter 2003) —" . . Jesus got his hook in me, and I don't want to get lose!" Spiritual set! From 1970!


Doug Seegers “(7) There'll Be No Teardrops Tonight w/Buddy Miller”
from Going Down To the River CD Album (Rounder 2014) —Hank Williams tune! One of the top 10 for 2014!


Hank Williams “(14) Nobody's Lonesome For Me”
from Revealed: The Unreleased Recordings (#1) CD Album (Time-Life 2009) —" . . . I wouldn't care if she came ridin' in on a broom!"


The Stray Birds “(2) Adelaide”
from Best Medicine CD Album (YepRoc 2014) —@ Passim's, 12/14!


Richard Thompson “(10) Valerie”
from Acoustic Classics CD Album (Beeswing 2014)


Nikki Lane “(14) FaLaLaLaLove You”
from An Americana Christmas CD Album (New West 2014) N  —New CD, brand new song, out NOW!


The Earls Of Leicester “(5) Till the End of the World Rolls ‘Round”
from The Earls of Leicester CD Album (New Rounder 2014)


Philip Gibbs “(16) Fallout of Love”
from Box Canyon Blues CD Album (Philip Gibbs 2014) N  —Came out in April, just getting to this CD - sounds great!


Philip Gibbs “(5) Honky Tonking Tonight”
from Box Canyon Blues CD Album (Philip Gibbs 2014) —one more . . .


Chris Smither “(10) Small Revelations”
from Still On The Levee (#2) CD Album (Signature Sounds 2014) —@ Signature Sounds 20th Anniversary Weekend, 11/28-11/30 @ Academy of Music, Northampton (11/28); @ The Sinclair, 11/30!


Eilen Jewell “(6) Can't Shake These Blues”
from Link of Chain: A Songwriters Tribute To Chris Smither CD Album (Signature Sounds 2014) —Signature Sounds 20th Anniversary Weekend, 11/28-11/30 @ Academy of Music (11/29), Northampton; @ The Sinclair, 12/3!


Mark Insley “(4) Heart Out In the Snow”
from Supermodel CD Album (rustic records 2004)


The Sweetback Sisters “(6) The Mystery Of You”
from Looking For A Fight CD Album (Signature Sounds 2011) —Signature Sounds 20th Anniversary Weekend, 11/28-11/30 @ Academy of Music, Northampton (11/29); @ Passim's, 12/11!


The Sacred Shakers “(4) Morning Train”
from LIVE CD Album (Signature Sounds 2013) —Signature Sounds 20th Anniversary Weekend, 11/28-11/30 @ Academy of Music, Northampton (11/30); @ The Sinclair, 12/3 w/Zoe Muth!


Zoe Muth “(1) Little Piece of History”
from World of Strangers CD Album (Signature Sounds 2014) —Signature Sounds 20th Anniversary Weekend, 11/28-11/30 @ Academy of Music, Northampton (11/29); @ The Sinclair, 12/3 w/The Scared Shakers!


Augie Meyers “(6) I Cried My Last Cry”
from Country CD Album (El Sendero Records 2009)


Lake Street Dive “(2) Don't Make Me Hold Your Hand”
from Lake Street Dive CD Album (Signature Sounds 2010) —Signature Sounds 20th Anniversary Weekend, 11/28-11/30 @ Academy of Music, Northampton (11/30 - SOL OUT); @ The Sinclair, 12/29!


Greg Klyma “(1) How's It Goin'”
from Another Man's Treasure CD Album (Homemade Pie Productions 2013) —Americana Monday's @ P.A.'s Lounge, Somerville 11/24!


Miss Tess “(6) Train Ride to Caroline”
from Darling, Oh Darling CD Album (Miss Tess 2009) —Signature Sounds 20th Anniversary Weekend, 11/28-11/30 @ Academy of Music, Northampton (11/30); @ The Press Room, Portsmouth, NH 1/2!


Whitey Morgan and the 78's “(12) Where Do You Want It”
from Born, Raised & LIVE From Flint CD Album (Bloodshot 2014) —Dale Watson (@ Royale, 1/20) tune!


Shaver “(3) Georgia On A Fast Train”
from Tramp On Your Street CD Album (Zoo/Praxis 1993)


Greg Trooper “(1) Nobody In the Whole Wide World”
from Upside-Down Town CD Album (52 Shakes 2010) —@ Atwood's, TODAY, 4-6pm!


Benny Martin “(11) Two O'Clock”
from The "Big Tiger" Roars Again, Pt. 2 CD Album (OMS Records 2001) —Outro . . .


James & Bobby Purify “(3) SHAKE A TAIL FEATHER”
from Shake a Tail Feather! The Best of James and Bobby Purify CD Album (Sundazed 2002) —X-tra innings . . .

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