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 Aug 6th 2017 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

10:00am

Porter Wagoner “(1) Country Music's Gone to Town”
from The Bluegrass Story CD Album (RCA 1964) —Intro . . .Yikes, it's the first Sunday of August! Squeeze in all the beach days you can!

10:03am

Pat Alger “(3) Like I Used To Do w/Trisha Yearwood”
from Seeds CD Album (Sugar Hill 1993) —He just played with Rooney on Friday night up in White River Junction, VT! LOVE this song! Co-write with Tim O'Brien!

10:07am

John Prine “(4) Color of the Blues w/Susan Tedeschi”
from For Better, Or Worse CD Album (Oh Boy 2016) —I wish Susan would sing more songs like this, she sounds GREAT!

10:10am

Raul Malo “(1) Blue Bayou w/Rob Ickes, dobro”
from The Acoustic Nashville Sessions CD Album (CMH 2004) —B-day boy, 8/7/65! Roy Orbison tune!

10:14am

Rob Ickes “(10) One Bad Case of the Blues”
from Hard Times CD Album (Rounder 1997)

10:17am

Joy Lynn White “(4) Girls With Apartments In Nashville”
from ONE MORE TIME CD Album (Thortch 2005) —Co-write with Duane Jarvis! B-day girl, 7/24/61

10:21am

George Strait “(1) Troubadour”
from Troubadour CD Album (MCA 2008) —GEORGE, so great!!!! @ T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas 9/1 & 9/2!

10:24am

Dolly Parton “(15) Why'd You Come In Here Lookin' Like That”
from Dolly (Disk #4) CD Album (Legacy 2009) —" . . big ideas & a little behind!" #1 Country Single on 8/5/89! Still love the super cheesey video that was all over TNN & CMT for this tune!

10:27am

Webb Pierce “(26) Pick Me Up On Your Way Down”
from Webb Pierce - The Wondering Boy (#4) CD Album (Bear Family Records 1990) —B-day boy, 8/8/21!

10:36am

Gordon Lightfoot “(4) Summer Side Of Life”
from Summer Side of Life LP Album (Reprise 1971) —@ The Wilbur, 8/9; @ Hanover Theatre, Worc, 9/20; @ Memorial Hall, Plymouth, 9/21!

10:40am

CALICO the band “(8) Under BLue Skies”
from Under Blue Skies

10:44am

Pete Wiggins “(4) I Don't Work For A Living”
from Yodelling Mad!: The Best of Country Yodel Volume One CD Album (Jasmine 2002)

10:47am

The Sweetback Sisters “(7) One Day At A Time”
from King of Killing Time CD Album (Signature Sounds 2017) —@ The Heath Fair, Heath MA 8/18

10:50am

Jim Rooney “(1) ONE DAY AT A TIME”
from One Day at a Time LP Album (Rounder 3008 1975) —" . . don't ask how long I planned to stay, it never crossed my mind!" Willie Nelson tune! How 'bout Joe Val on mando?!! LOVE this so much!!!

10:53am

Jenny Don't And The Spurs “(3) Before You Were Mine”
from Call of the Road CD Album (Modern Mississippi 2017)

10:56am

Johnny Cash “(8) Ring of Fire”
from The Greatest: The Number Ones CD Album (Legacy 2012) —B-day boy, Merle Kilgore (b. 8/9/34) co-write w/June Carter!

10:58am

Patsy Cline “(4) I Fall To Pieces”
from The Definitive Collection CD Album (MCA 2004) —#1 on 8/7/61 Billboard's Country Chart!

11:05am

John Reischman and the Jaybirds “(5) I Don't Want To Say Goodbye w/Trisha Gagnon”
from On That Other Green Shore CD Album (Corvus 2017) N  —New CD, out now! Beautiful record!!

11:09am

John Reischman and the Jaybirds “(1) Wellesley Station (Instr)”
from On That Other Green Shore CD Album (Corvus 2017) N  —New CD, out now! Nick Hornbuckle (banjo) tune!

11:12am

Pint & a Half “(5) Still Feeling Blue”
from Boomtown Ghosts CD Album (Howling Dog 2017) N  —New CD, out now! From Salida , CO!

11:15am

Steve Azar & The King's Men “(13) Greenville”
from Down at the Liquor Store CD Album (Ride Records 2017) —New CD, out 8/11!

11:19am

Chelsea Williams “(10) Don't Want to Die Alone”
from Boomerang CD Album (Blue Élan Records LLC 2017) N  —New CD, out 8/18!

11:22am

The Jerry Douglas Band “(7) Go Ahead and Leave (Instr)”
from What If CD Album (New Rounder 2017) —New CD, out 8/18!

11:24am

Ray Wylie Hubbard “(7) Tell the Devil I'm Gettin' There as Fast as I Can w/Lucinda Williams, Eric Church”
from Tell the Devil I'm Gettin' There as Fast as I Can CD Album (Bordello Records 2017) N  —New CD, out 8/18!

11:36am

Webb Pierce “(2) If You Were Me (And I Were You)”
from Webb Pierce - The Wondering Boy (#3) CD Album (Bear Family 1990) —B-day Boy, From 1955! 8/8/21!

11:39am

Webb Pierce “(1) Call Me Your Sweetheart”
from Webb Pierce - The Wondering Boy (#3) CD Album (Bear Family 1990) —B-day Boy, From 1958! 8/8/21!

11:42am

Webb Pierce “(3) I'm Walking the Dog”
from Webb Pierce - The Wondering Boy (#2) CD Album (Bear Family Records 1990) —B-day Boy, From 1953! 8/8/21!

11:45am

Webb Pierce “(8) Even Though”
from Webb Pierce - The Wondering Boy (#2) CD Album (Bear Family Records 1990) —WOW!!! B-day Boy, From 1954! 8/8/21!

11:48am

Webb Pierce “(1) Drifting Texas Sand”
from Webb Pierce - The Wondering Boy (#1) CD Album (Bear Family Records 1990) —B-day Boy, From 1951! 8/8/21!

11:51am

Webb Pierce “(6) Wondering”
from Webb Pierce - The Wondering Boy (#1) CD Album (Bear Family Records 1990) —B-day Boy, From 1951! 8/8/21!

11:54am

Webb Pierce “(28) There Stands the Glass”
from Webb Pierce - The Wondering Boy (#1) CD Album (Bear Family Records 1990) —B-day Boy, From 1953! 8/8/21!

11:57am

Webb Pierce “(7) I'll Get By Somehow”
from Webb Pierce - The Wondering Boy (#4) CD Album (Bear Family Records 1990) —B-day Boy, From 1958! 8/8/21!

12:05pm

The Dixie Hummingbirds “(2) He Watches Out For You And Me”
from Diamond Jubilation CD Album (Treasure 2003) —Spiritual set! w/B-day boy, Garth Hudson (b. 8/2/37) on Hammond B-3 & piano! Happy 80th Garth!

12:09pm

John Reischman and the Jaybirds “(12) Green Pastures”
from On That Other Green Shore CD Album (Corvus 2017) N  —Spiritual set! New CD, out now!

12:13pm

Joe Mullins & the Radio Ramblers “(12) When God's In It”
from The Story We Tell CD Album (Rebel Records Llc 2017) —Spiritual set!

12:17pm

Diana Jones “(1) O Sinner”
from Museum of Appalachia Recordings CD Album (Goldmine 2013) —Spiritual set!

12:20pm

Sons of the Soul Revivers “(1) Come Over Here”
from Live! Rancho Nicasio CD Album (LVF 2017) —Spiritual set!

12:24pm

Jim Lauderdale & Maura O'Connel “(15) The World's Family”
from Hands Across The Water CD Album (Compass 2006) —Spiritual set! Right?!!!

12:27pm

Louis Armstrong “(6) On My Way”
from Louis and the Good Book CD Album (Verve 2001) —Spiritual set! B-day boy, 8/4/1901! Happy Birthday, Pops!

12:36pm

Eilen Jewel “(11) You Know My Love”
from Down Hearted BLues CD Album (Signature Sounds 2017) N  —New CD, out 9/22! Willie Dixon tune! @ Payomet PAC, N.Truro 9/4; @ Shea Theater, Turners Falls 9/8; @ City Winery Boston, 10/10!

12:40pm

Moot Davis “(3) Shot Down in Flames”
from Hierarchy of Crows CD Album (Wilburn Records 2017) N  —New CD, out now!

12:44pm

Fairbanks & the Lonesome Light “(1) Nothing to Escape”
from Nothing to Escape CD Album (Fairbanks & the Lonesome Light 2017) N  —New CD, out 8/25!

12:49pm

The Jerry Douglas Band “(3) 2:19”
from What If CD Album (New Rounder 2017) —New CD, out 8/18! Tom Waits/Kathleen Brennan tune off 2006's Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers & Bastards!

12:53pm

Jillette Johnson “(6) In Repair”
from All I Ever See In You Is Me CD Album (Rounder 2017) N  —New CD, out now!

12:57pm

Colter Wall “(10) Fraulein w/Tyler Childers”
from Colter Wall CD Album (Young Mary's Record Co. 2017) —@ Atwood's, 10/27!

1:05pm

Jamie O'Hara “(4) The Cold Hard Truth”
from Rise Above It CD Album (Rdeg 1992) —B-day boy, 8/8/50! Jamie wrote it, George Jones had a monster hit with it!

1:09pm

The O'Kanes “(3) If I Could Be There”
from Tired Of The Runnin' CD Album (Columbia 1988) —B-day boy, Jamie O'Hara b. 8/8/50, co-write!

1:12pm

The O'Kanes “(10) Isn't That So”
from Tired Of The Runnin' CD Album (Columbia 1988) —Jesse Winchester tune! B-day boy, Jamie O'Hara b. 8/8/50!

1:17pm

Jann Browne “(7) You Ain't Down Home”
from Tell Me Why CD Album (Curb 1990) —B-day boy, Jamie O'Hara b. 8/8/50, tune!

1:21pm

Don Williams “Desperately”
from Traces MP3 Single (EMI 1987) —B-day boy, Jamie O'Hara b. 8/8/50, co-write!

1:24pm

Jamie O'Hara “(9) For Reasons I've Forgotten w/Joy Lynn White”
from Rise Above It CD Album (Rdeg 1992) —WOW!!! B-day boy, 8/8/50! Joe Ely should cut this tune!

1:35pm

Greg Klyma “(9) Ex-Girlfriends Cost Less Money Than Ex-Wives”
from Never Knew Caroline CD Album (2017) —Americana Sunday @ Thunder Road 2nt! CD Rlease party, 8/13!!

1:39pm

The Dustbowl Revival “(1) Call My Name”
from The Dustbowl Revival CD Album (Signature Sounds 2017) —@ Brighton Music Hall, 8/17!

1:44pm

Raul Malo “(8) Lonely Hearts”
from Lucky One CD Album (Fantasy 2009) —B-day boy, 8/7/65!

1:47pm

The Mavericks “(7) All That Heaven Will Allow”
from What A Crying Shame CD Album (MCA 1994) —B-day boy, Raul Malo b. 8/7/65! Bruce tune!

1:51pm

The Mavericks “(9) Hey Good lookin'”
from From Hell To Paradise CD Album (MCA 1992) —B-day boy, Raul Malo b. 8/7/65, covering Hank!

1:54pm

The Mavericks “(2) Brand New Day”
from Brand New Day CD Album (Mono Mundo Recordings 2017) —Whoo-hoo, a big finish here!! B-day boy, Raul Malo b. 8/7/65!

1:57pm

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

1:59pm

The Mavericks “(5) I Got You”
from From Hell To Paradise CD Album (MCA 1992) —B-day boy, Raul Malo b. 8/7/65!


Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.