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 Jun 11th 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


Porter Wagoner “(1) Country Music's Gone to Town”
from The Bluegrass Story CD Album (RCA 1964) —Intro . . . we've got more LIVE music this week with Jake La Botz stopping in (@ 12:30pm) just after the Spiritual Set! Hey...Flag Day is TUESDAY (6/14), are you ready, know where your bunting is?


Girls, Guns & Glory “(7) Memories Don't Die”
from Love and Protest CD Album (2016) —Great middle set last Wednesday @ The Lizard Lounge!


The Honeycutters “(8) All I Got”
from When Bitter Met Sweet CD Album (Button Down 2012) —We got a heatwave in the making, folks! Brang it!


Don Williams “(4) I Just Come Here For the Music w/Allison Krauss”
from And So It Goes CD Album (Sugar Hill 2012) —Doug Gill co-write! More songs from the b-day boy, so great!


Rachel Baiman “(3) Thinkin' On You”
from Shame CD Album (Free Dirt Records 2017)


Caleb Klauder “(7) Pieces On the Floor”
from Western Country CD Album (Quicksilver 2010) —GREAT show @ The Burren last week!


Jean Shepard “(23) You Can't Break the Chains of Love”
from Five Classic Albums Plus Singles (#1) CD Album (Real Gone) —From 1958's "Lonesome Love"


Los Straitjackets “(15) Für Sophia (Instr)”
from Jet Set (Bonus Track Version) CD Album (yep roc records 2012) —The dreamiest! An Eddie Angel original!


Deke Dickerson “(15) Peroxide Blonde”
from Number One Hit Record! & More Million Sellers CD Album (Floating World 1998) —Belated B-day wishes, b. 6/3/68!


Johnny Cash “(15) Ragged Old Flag”
from Johnny Cash's America CD Album (Legacy 2008) —For Flag Day, 6/14!


The Louvin Brothers “(6) There's A Star Spangled Banner Waving”
from Weapon of Prayer CD Album (King/Gusto 2003) —For Flag Day, 6/14! From 1962!


Nanci Griffith “(1) The Loving Kind”
from The Loving Kind CD Album (Rounder 2009) —About a real life couple, Richard & Mildred Loving, check out the film, "Loving" really great! A beautiful story.


Chris Stapleton “(7) Without You Love”
from From A Room: Volume 1 CD Album (Mercury 2017) —Stapleton/Henderson co-write!


Andy Hall & Roosevelt Collier “(5) ROSEBUD (Instr)”
from Let the Steel Play CD Album (2017) N  —New CD, out 6/16!


Little Feat “(5) Willin'”
from Sailin' Shoes LP Album (Warner Bros. 1972) —One of the greatest songs ever! w/Sneaky Pete on steel!


Kelly Willis “(5) Truck Stop Girl w/Jay Farrar”
from Rig Rock Deluxe CD Album (Diesel Only 1996) —Lowell George/Bill Payne (Little Feat) tune!


Slaid Cleaves “(8) The Old Guard”
from Ghost on the Car Radio CD Album (Candy House Media 2017) N  —New CD, out 6/23! @ Stone Mtn, 7/29; @ World Barn, Exeter NH 7/30!


Jenny Don't And The Spurs “(9) This Heart of Mine”
from Call of the Road CD Album (Modern Mississippi 2017) N  —New CD, out 6/22!


Greg Klyma “(2) Sand”
from Never Knew Caroline CD Album (2017) N  —New CD, out in August!


Amanda Anne Platt & The Honeycutters “(4) Diamond in the Rough”
from Amanda Anne Platt & the Honeycutters CD Album (Organic Records 2017) N  —New CD, out now! Love her voice!


David Broza “(13) The Long Road w/Maura O'Connell”
from The Set List CD Album (Magenta Marketing,Inc. 2017) N  —New CD, out now! This is a big record!


Sarah Jane Scouten “(3) Every Song I Sing”
from When the Bloom Falls From the Rose CD Album (Light Organ 2017) N  —New CD, 6/16!


Bobby Earl Smith “(2) Muleshoe”
from Rear View Mirror CD Album (Mule Shoe Records 2000) —B-day boy, 6/12/43! Sounds like Kimmie on background vocals!


Bobby Earl Smith “(2) Flexible Flyer”
from Calling Me Calling You CD Album (Muleshoe 2017) —B-day boy, 6/12/43!


Bobby Earl Smith “(9) It's A Good World”
from Turn Row Blues CD Album (Mule Shoe 2005) —B-day boy, 6/12/43! Truer words have never been spoken! A Cindy Walker tune! LOVE THIS SONG!!! That's Lloyd Maines on dobro, so beautiful!


Mary Osborne “(11) These Foolish Things (Remind Me of You) (Instr)”
from A Girl & Her Guitar CD Album (El Records www.elrecords.co.uk 2015) —1st time spons! Recorded in NYC, 1959


Kelly Willis & Bruce Robison “(9) I'll Go To My Grave Loving You”
from Our Year CD Album (Premium 2014) —B-day boy, Bruce Robison, b. 6/111/66!


Bruce Robison “(6) Desperately w/Kelly Willis”
from Wrapped CD Album (Little Dog 1998) —B-day boy, 6/111/66! Monte Warden/Bruce co-write! HUGE hit for George Strait!!


Bruce Robison & the Back Porch Band “(8) Sweet Dreams”
from Bruce Robison & the Back Porch Band CD Album (2017) —B-day boy, Bruce Robison, b. 6/111/66! Here's to a speedy recovery, Bruce!


The Pilgrim Travelers of Los Angeles “(4) I'll Tell It”
from Gospel Boogie: Rare Recordings 1946-1957 CD Album (Gospel Friend www.gospelfriend.com 2015) —Spiritual set! Recorded in CA, 1946!


Shawn Colvin & Steve Earle “(2) Tell Moses”
from Colvin & Earle CD Album (Fantasy 2016) —Spiritual set!


Mary DeLoach “(19) The Lord's Gospel Train”
from Nuggets of the Golden Age of Gospel (A) CD Album (JSP 2009) —Spiritual set! Recorded in NY, 1951!


Mayflower Singers “(7) Ship To Zion”
from Nuggets of the Golden Age of Gospel (B) CD Album (2009) —Spiritual set! From 1953!


Robert H. Harris & Christland Singers “(27) Nothing Will Move Me (From the Love of God)”
from Nuggets of the Golden Age of Gospel (B) CD Album (2009) —Spiritual set!


Mavis & the Staple Singers “(18) Uncloudy Day”
from Nuggets of the Golden Age of Gospel (C) (2009) —Spiritual set! Recorded in Chicago, 9/1/56!


Shinyribs “(12) The Cross Is Boss”
from I Got Your Medicine CD Album (Mustard Lid 2017) —Spiritual set! Preach it, Kevin!


** Jake La Botz *** “** LIVE on SMC ** "Sunnyside" (track); "It's Gonna Rain"; "Used To Be"”
from Even Better Live Series Other Other (SMC 2017) —On tour suppoorting his new record, "Sunnyside" (produced by Jimmy Sutton)!


Susan Cattaneo “(4) When Love Goes Right w/Bill Kirchen”
from The Hammer & the Heart CD Album (Jersey Girl 2017) N  —New CD, release party @ Thunder Road w/Bill Kirchen 6/15!


Vince Gill & Paul Franklin “(5) He Don't Deserve You Anymore”
from Bakersfield CD Album (MCA 2013) —@ Boarding House Park, Lowell, 6/17! Whoo-hoo!


Monica Passin “(5) Hug Me”
from Monette CD Album (Passin Fancy Records 2017)


Daniel Romano “(5) When I Learned Your Name”
from Modern Pressure CD Album (New West Records newwestrecords.com 2017) —@ Atwood's, 6/13!


Kelsey Waldon “(8) Best of Everything”
from The Goldmine CD Album (Kelsey Waldon 2014) —@ The Sinclair w/Pokey LaFarge, 7/8!


Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit “(6) Anxiety”
from The Nashville Sound CD Album (Southeastern Records 2017) —@ BHBP, 6/27!


Susan Cattaneo “(5) Lonely Be My Lover w/The Bottle Rockets”
from The Hammer & the Heart CD Album (Jersey Girl 2017) N  —New CD, release party @ Thunder Road w/Bill Kirchen 6/15!


Waylon Jennings “(1) Honky Tonk Heroes”
from Honky Tonk Heroes CD Album (Buddha 1972) —B-day boy, 6/15/37! Billy Joe Shaver tune! " . . . hey, hey!"


Waylon Jennings “(6) Heartaches Older Than You”
from Too Dumb for NYC, Too ugly for LA CD Album (Sony 1992) —B-day boy, 6/15/37! LORDY!!!!


Waylon Jennings “(1) Lonesome, Ornery and Mean”
from Lonesome, On'ry and Mean CD Album (RCA 1973) —B-day boy, 6/15/37! " . . . Shrevepoooooooort then down to New Orleans!"


Waylon Jennings “(9) Nashville Rebel”
from Nashville Rebel (#1) CD Album (Legacy 2006) —B-day boy, 6/15/37!


Waylon Jennings “(10) Mental Revenge”
from Nashville Rebel (#1) CD Album (Legacy 2006) —B-day boy, 6/15/37!


Waylon Jennings “(24) The Door Is Always Open”
from Nashville Rebel (#2) CD Album (Legacy 2006) —B-day boy, 6/15/37!


Waylon Jennings “(16) The GReatest Cowboy of Them All w/Johnny Cash”
from Nashville Rebel (#3) CD Album (Legacy 2006) —B-day boy, 6/15/37! Previously unreleased!


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


Zephaniah Ohora “(1) Way Down In My Soul”
from This Highway CD Album (Last Roundup 2017) —Xtra innings . . . one more from this great record!

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