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The Back Country (Music)

The Back Country brings you the traditional sounds and styles of country music from the 1920s to the contemporary artists who respect and build on that tradition. The Back Country has Jimmie Rodgers and Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Wayne Raney and Wayne Hancock, Cousin Emmy and Emmylou Harris.

Sat Jul 21st 2018 3.00pm–5.00pm

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: central


Iris DeMent “Mom and Dad's Waltz”
from My Life (Warner 1994) R  —Going out to Gene, from early in Iris' career. One written and first recorded by the great Lefty Frizzell.


Tommy Collins “High on a Hilltop”
from Leonard (Bear Family Records www.bear-family.de 1992) R  —This one goes out to Bill and Annabelle in Farmington, from the Capitol label in 1954. Haggard later recorded this one among several of Tommy's songs he covered.

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