Saturday, January 20, 2018

Routes & Branches 1/20/18

Greg Allman - I Love the Life I Live - Southern Blood
Ryan Bingham & The Dead Horses - Rollin' Highway Blues - Roadhouse Sun
Gerry Spehar - Mr. & Mrs. Jones - I Hold Gravity
Townes Van Zandt - White Freight Liner Blues - Austin City Limits
Dusty Green Bones Band - Better Late Then Never - The Constant Gardener
Emmitt-Nershi Band - Mango Tango - New Country Blues
David Grisman Quintet - Cha Cha Chihuahua - Dawgnation
Ramblin' Jack Elliot - Rising High Water Blues - A Stranger Here
Joe Ely - Southern Eyes - Panhandle Rambler
Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble - Love Struck Baby - Live at Carnegie Hall
Elephant Revival - Grace of a Woman - These Changing Skies
Anne McCue - Motorcycle Dream - Broken Promise Land
Buddy Miller & Friends (Shawn Colvin) - Wild Horses - Cayamo Sessions At Sea
Chris Smither - Don't Call Me Stranger - Time Stands Still
Mississippi John Hurt - Joe Turner Blues - Last Sessions
Jorma Kaukonen - Trouble In Mind - River of Time
Michael Hearne & Shake Russell - Loser's Gumbo - Live
Louisiana Love Act - St. James Imfirmary - Live at The WOW Hall Eugene 2017
Renfree Isaacs - Smile Smile Smile - Hit the Ground Running
Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin - Kansas City Blues - Hard Travelin'
James McMurtry - Walk Between the Raindrops - Walk Between the Raindrops
The Jayhawks - Waiting for the Sun - Hollywood Town Hall (Expanded Edition)
Willie McEachern - Way After Dark - Knee Deep

Sunday, January 14, 2018

Routes & Branches 1/13/18

3 pm
Charlie Daniels Band - Rainbow Ride - Million Mile Reflections
Reba McEntire - Me & My Bobbie McGee - The Life & Songs Of Kris Kristofferson
Ry Cooder - No Banker Left Behind - Pull Up Some Dust and Sit Down
Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors - Mama's Sunshine, Daddy's Rain - Souvenir
Arlo Guthre - The City Of New Orleans - Hobo's Lullaby
Neil Young & Promise Of The Real - Already Great - The Visitor
Jackie Greene - Tupelo - The Modern Lives, Vol. 1 - EP
Gillian Welch - One More Dollar [Alternate Version] - Boots No. 1: The Official Revival Bootleg
T Sisters - The Road - T Sisters
Byrd & Street - Workin' Man - This Much Is True
David Olney - Sweet Sugaree - Don't Try To Fight It
4 pm
Ben Miller Band - Mississippi Cure - Choke Cherry Tree
Billy Thompson - Reason For Goin' Fishin' - BT
Drive-By Truckers - Everybody Needs Love - Go-Go Boots
Robert Earl Keen - Gringo Honeymoon - Live At the Ryman
Mavis Staples & Aaron Neville - Respect Yourself - I'll Take You There
Lucinda Williams - Six Blocks Away - This Sweet Old World
The Wailin' Jennys - Wildflowers - Fifteen
The Earl Scruggs Revue - T for Texas - Live At Kansas State
The Lil' Smokies - The City - Changing Shades
Tim O'Brien - Where the River Meets the Road - Where The River Meets The Road
Al Stewart - Roads To Moscow - Songs From The Radio

Saturday, January 6, 2018

Routes & Branches 1/6/18

Since my show follows a 60's based show I often try to find a good musical transition. This week I choose British folk legend Al Stewart because he is coming to Florence, Oregon next week as part of their Winter Folk Festival. I featured several artist coming to our area check out my concert calendar for the details.

3 pm
Al Stewart - On The Border - Year of the Cat
John Craigie - All the Salt - No Rain, No Rose
The James Low Western Front - Medicine Show - Whiskey Farmer
The Gossamer Strings - Bowling Green - The Gossamer Strings
Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line - Let's Get the Day Started Right - Champion
David Grisman Quintet - Dawg After Dark - Dawgnation
Chris Smither - Surprise Surprise - Time Stands Still
Lyle Lovett - The Road to Ensenada - The Road to Ensenada
Creedence Clearwater Revival - Born on the Bayou - The 1969 Singles
Little Feat - One Breath at a Time - Rooster Rag
Dusty Green Bones Band - Luck of the Draw - The Constant Gardener
Bob Livingston - Public Domain - Up the Flatland Stairs
4 pm
Chris Thile - Thanks for Listening - Thanks for Listening
Lewi Longmire - When Your Time Comes A-callin' - If I Live to Be 100
Steve Earle & The Dukes - Are You Sure Hank Done It This Way - The Continental Club
David Allan Coe - The Ride - If That Ain't Country -
Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard - Django & Jimmie - Django and Jimmie
Miss Lana Rebel and the Broken Promises - Money On Booze - Mistakes We Can Live With
Melissa Ruth & The Likely Stories - What I Got - Riding Mercury
Carrie Rodriguez - Whiskey Runs Thicker Than Blood - Give Me All You Got
Guy Clark - Randall Knife - Together At The Bluebird Cafe
Tom Russell - The Rose of the San Joaquin - The Rose of the San Joaquin
Taj Mahal & Keb' Mo' - She Knows How to Rock Me - Taj Mahal & Keb Mo
Martin Sexton - Long Haul - Sugarcoating
Son Volt - Bakersfield - Honky Tonk
Ray Wylie Hubbard - Lucifer and the Fallen Angels - Tell the Devil I'm Gettin' There as Fast as I Can

Sunday, December 31, 2017

Routes & Branches 12/30/17

 This week I played some more of my favorites from this year with one from 2016 that snuck into my stack and then some tunes of folks who will be in town this week.

John Craigie - Tumbling Dice (feat. Jay Cobb Anderson & Shook Twins) - No Rain, No Rose
Greg Allman - Black Muddy River - Southern Blood
Blind Boys Of Alabama - Live Forever - Almost Home
The Dustbowl Revival - Call My Name - The Dustbowl Revival
Nikki Lane - Jackpot - Highway Queen
Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit - Cumberland Gap - The Nashville Sound
Alison Krauss - Poison Love - Windy City
Old 97's - Irish Whiskey Drinking Girls - Graveyard Whistling
Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats - I Need Never Get Old - Live at Red Rocks
Whopner County - Tattoos, Fast Cars and Whiskey - Everything Matters Very Little
Dwight Yoakam - Purple Rain - Swimming Pools, Movie Stars
The Mavericks - Brand New Day - Brand New Day
Brent Cobb - Country Bound - Shine On Rainy Day
Taj Mahal & Keb' Mo' - She Knows How to Rock Me - Taj Mahal & Keb Mo
Brigette DeMeyer & Will Kimbrough - The Juke - Mockingbird Soul
Shannon McNally - Roll Away the Stone - Black Irish
Margo Price - Learning to Lose (feat. Willie Nelson) - All American Made
The Secret Sisters - King Cotton - You Don't Own Me Anymore
Emi Sunshine - Johnny, June And Jesus - Ragged Dreams
The Sweetback Sisters - Trouble - King of Killing Time
Hillstomp - The Cuckoo - Portland, Ore
World's Finest - Song Through June - Chromatophores
Fiddlin' Big Sue Band - Wagon Wheel - The Fiddlin' Big Sue Band
John Craigie - I Am California (feat. Gregory Alan Isakov) - No Rain, No Rose

Saturday, December 23, 2017

Routes & Branches 12/23/17

I had a busy week so I mixed some holiday music along with a historical tune and a new tune. You can guess which is which.

Drive-By Truckers - The Thanksgiving Filter - Go-Go Boots
Paul Simon - Getting Ready for Christmas Day - So Beautiful or So What
Dolly Parton - Hard Candy Christmas - The RCA Years 1967-1986
Robert Earl Keen - Footprints in the Snow - Happy Prisoner: The Bluegrass Sessions
Mark O'Connor - Sleigh Ride - An Appalachain Christmas
Railroad Earth - Peace on Earth - Bird in the House
John Hiatt - Seven Little Indians - Stolen Moments
Joe Bonamassa - Christmas Boogie (One Little Kiss) - Rockin' Christmas Blues
Shawn Mullins - Tinseltown - Light You Up
Dave Alvin - Johnny Ace is Dead - Eleven Eleven
Session Americana w/ Jefferson Hammer - One Skinner - Great Shakes
Catherine MacLellan - Snowbird - Silhouette

Mark O'Connor - Winter Wonderland - An Appalachain Christmas
Steve Earle - Christmas in Washington - El Corazon
Elvis Presley - (There'll Be) Peace In THe Valley (For Me) - I Am An Elvis Fan
The Kr├╝ger Brothers - The Lights In Our Village - Best Of The Kruger Brothers
Buddy & Julie Miller - The Selfishness in Man - Written In Chalk
Joe Bonamassa - Merry Christmas, Baby - Rockin' Christmas Blues
James McMurtry - Holiday - Childish Things
Mark O'Connor - Appalachia Waltz - An Appalachain Christmas
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - Bayou Jubilee - Will the Circle Be Unbroken, Vol. 2
Robert Earl Keen - Merry Christmas from the Family - Live At the Ryman
Mark O'Connor - We Wish You A Merry Christmas - An Appalachain Christmas
World's Finest - Postcards - Chromatophores

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Routes & Branches 12/16/17

This time of year I start to go through what I have collected and try to play my favorites. Of course I still have far too many to play in one 2 hour show. So this week is many of them and in 2 weeks I will play another bunch of them.

Louisana Love Act - Magic Bus/ Monna/ Love Will Not Fade Away - Live at WOW Hall
Old Crow Medicine Show - Rainy Day Women #12 &35 - 50 Years of Blonde on Blonde
Joan Osborne - Highway 61 Revisited - Songs of Bob Dylan
The Elders - Change The Ways Of Now - True
Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives - Way out West - Way Out West
Justin Townes Earle - Champagne Corolla - Kids in the Street
Steve Earle & The Dukes - So You Wannabe an Outlaw - So You Wannabe an Outlaw
David Rawlings - Come On Over My House - Poor David's Almanack
Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams - When I Stop Loving You - Contraband Love
Eric Bibb - With a Dolla' In My Pocket - Migration Blues
Ray Wylie Hubbard - Tell the Devil I'm Gettin' There as Fast as I Can (with Lucinda Williams and Eric Church) - Tell the Devil I'm Gettin' There as Fast as I Can

Pi Jacobs - Weed and Wine - A Little Blue
Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line - Let's Get The Day Started Right - Champion
Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real - Find Yourself - Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real
Jeremy Pinnell - Ballad of 1892 - Ties of Blood and Affection
Willie Nelson - Still Not Dead - God's Problem Child
North Mississippi Allstars - Deep Ellum - Prayer for Peace
Sonny Landreth - Creole Angel - Recorded Live in Lafayette
Chris Stapleton - Hard Livin' - From A Room: Vol. 2
Chris Stapleton - Them Stems - From A Room: Vol. 1
Tedeschi Trucks Band - I Pity the Fool - Live at the Fox Oakland
Rodney Crowell - East Houston Blues - Close Ties
Old Crow Medicine Show - Caroline - Best of

Sunday, December 10, 2017

Routes & Branches 12/9/17

I had Nora Jane Struthers & Joe Overton into the KRVM studio this week as they came through Eugene supporting their new CD "Champion". Struthers says that it is the most personal album she has ever written. That along with 4 years of working with the same band really makes this album shine.

Dave Alvin & The Guilty Women - California's Burning - Dave Alvin & the Guilty Women
Steve Earle & The Dukes - The Firebreak Line - So You Wannabe an Outlaw
Kasey Anderson & The Honkies - Kasey Anderson's Dream - Heart of a Dog
Kasey Anderson - Nowhere Nights - Nowhere Nights
Nora Jane Struthers & Joe Overton - Each Season - Live in The KRVM Studio
Nora Jane Struthers & Joe Overton  - Wonderful Home - Live in The KRVM Studio
Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line - Champion - Champion
John Craigie - Savannah - No Rain, No Rose
Shook Twins - Shake - 2 - Ep
Chip Cohen with the Cascadia Folk Quartet - Friday The 13th - 2017 KRVM Local Music Sampler
The Talbott Brothers - We Got Love - Gray
Dierks Bently & The Travelin' McCourys - From The Bottle To The Bottom - The Life & Songs of Kris Kristofferson
The Blind Owl Band - Waterhole - Skeezy Patty
The Austin Lounge Lizards - He's Just a Friend - Lizard Vision
Ragged Union - Moonshine Boogie - Time Captain
Mary Battiata & Little Pink - Can't Take My Mind off You - The Heart, Regardless
Kasey Chambers - Shackle & Chain - Dragonfly
Lilly Hiatt - The Night David Bowie Died - Trinity Lane
Jim Lauderdale - We've Only Got So Much Time Here - London Southern
Old 97's - Irish Whiskey Drinking Girls - Graveyard Whistling
King Leg - Walking Again - Meet King Leg
Session Americana w/ Jefferson Hammer - One Skinner - Great Shakes
Dave Alvin & The Guilty Women - Don't Make Promises - Dave Alvin & the Guilty Women