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The Boudin Barndance - 05/10/07

The Boudin Barndance - 05/10/2007
Dan Ferguson
WRIU-FM, 90.3 Kingston, RI
Thursdays 6-9 pm
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Back in the Barndance saddle after a trip last week to Chicago and Central Indiana. Chicago = cool. C. Indiana = no comment. Chicago highlight? A sublime Italian Beef sandwich at Mr. Beef. Thank you, Rob! As for tonight's Boudin Barndance, well aside from the fact it was about a hundred degrees in the studio we had some big fun. Did a belated Cinco de Mayo celebration to close out the show, as well as a belated Louisiana celebration (in honor of Jazzfest & all). Opened the show with a set for the wine drinkers out there. Bottoms up! New stuff making the Barndance hit parade for the first time included releases from Nate Gibson & the Gashouse Gang, Sarah Borges, Scott Miller & the Commonwealth, and Leaving Texas. Buttshaker of the night????? Nathan Abshire & the Pinegrove Boys take the big boudin with "Lu Lu Boogie". Now let's have a cold one and get to the goods.....

Buck Owens, et al - Buckaroo / Box Set / Rhino (intro), wine, wine...........
Lefty Frizzell - Little Ol' Wine Drinker Me / Life's Like Poetry (Bear Family)
Gary Stewart - Backsliders Wine / Out of Hand (HighTone)
Merle Haggard - Wine Take Me Away / Sing Me Back Home (Koch)
Charlie Walker - Who Will Buy the Wine / Columbia Country Classics (Legacy)
Jimmie Dolan - Wine, Women & Pink Elephants / Juke Box Boogie (Bear Family)
Stonewall Jackson - The Wine Flowed Freely / Waterloo (Bear Family)
Mel Tillis - Stomp Them Grapes / The Memory Maker (Mercury)

Dale Watson - Time Without You / From the Cradle to the Grave (Hyena)
Hoyle Bros - Crazy Taht's / One More Draw (Loose Booty)
Nate Gibson & the Gashouse Gang - Wal Mart Wino / All the Way Home (Cow Island)
Jr Brown - Baby Let the Bad Times Be / 12 Shades of Brown (Curb)
Bush & Trevino - Pour the Wine / Texas On a Saturday Night (Heart of Texas)
Johnny Bush - Pancho & Lefty / Kashmere Gardens Mud (Icehouse)

Deadstring Bros - Sacred Heart / Starving Winter Report (Bloodshot) -> in Boston on 5/17
Sarah Borges - The Day We Met / single (Sugar Hill)
Scott Miller & Commonwealth - I Made a Mess of This Town / Reconstruction (Sugar Hill)
Leaving Texas - Be My Guide / Anywhere on Good Roads (Lucky Range)
Elizabeth Cook - Don't Go Borrowing Trouble / Balls (31 Tigers)
Webb Wilder - Move On Down the Line / It Came from Nashville (Watermelon) -> in Hartford on 5/12

Mavis Staples - Eyes On the Prize / We'll Never Turn Back (Anti)
Eddie Floyd - I Wanna Do Things For You / Soul Street (Stax)
Rev. Pearly Brown - God Don't Never Change / You're Gonna Need That Pure Religion (Arhoolie)
Detroit Cobras - Try Love / Tied & True (Bloodshot)
Goodnight Loving - Dead Fish On the Banks / Cemetary Trails (Dusty Medical)
club listings backdrop:
Eddie Angel - Plays Link Wray (Spinout)
---------------------------------------------------- lou..........
Austin Pitre & Evangeline Playboys - Grand Mamou Blues / Louisiana Cajun Music (Swallow)
Nathan Abshire - Lu Lu Boogie / French Blues (Arhoolie)
D.L. Menard - Hello Nelda / Cajun Memories (Swallow)
Steve Rollins & Continentals - Frogive Me / Early Jin Singles (Ace)
Eddie LeJeune - Your Turn to Cry / Cajun Spirit (Rounder)
Pine Leaf Boys - Chere Joues Roses / Blues de Musicien (Arhoolie)

Lloyd Price - Chee Koo Baby / Heavy Dreams (Specialty)
Smiley Lewis - Queen of Hearts / Vol. 2 (KC)
Roy Carriere - I'm Coming Home to Stay / Zydeco Blues n Boogie (Ryko)
Otis Smith - Sunday School Women / Later Jin Singles (Ace)
Johnnie Allen - Rubber Dolly / Louisiana Saturday Night (Ace)

............cinco de party time......
Dave Alvin - Mi Vida Loca / Border Radio S/T (Enigma)
Al Garcia & Rhythm Kings - Exotic Blue Soul / Exotic & Rockin' Instros (Bacchus Archives)
The Mixtures - Jawbone / East Side Sound (Bacchus Archives)
Los Straitjackets & Big Sandy - La Hiedra Venenosa / Rock en Espanol (Yep Roc)
Latin Playboys - Rudy's Party / self titled (Slash)
Los Monstruos - Hey Monstruos / Blue Demon's Mexican R&R Favorites
Thee Midniters - Empty Heart / In Thee Midnite Hour (Norton)

Lila Downs - La Tequilera / La Cantina (Narada)
Las Hermanos Segovia - Chatita Mia / Punalados de Amor (Arhoolie)
Los Donnenos - La Piedra Lisi / Grabaciones Originales (Arhoolie)
Pedro Ayala - Mi Pasion / El Monarcha del Accordion (Arhoolie)

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

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