Saturday, January 31, 2015

Playlist 2/1/2015

Bluegrass, Etc. Frank Hoppe - KCSN 88.5

6:00
Crooked Jades ~ California Blues (Copper Creek CD) The Unfortunate Rake v. 2 Yellow Mercury (1:21)

Tim Stafford ~ Just to Hear the Whistle Blow (Hedge Drive CD) Just to hear the Whistle Blow [New release.] (3:21)

Michael Barnett ~ Light me a Lantern (Compass CD) One Song Romance (3:28)

Monroe Fields ~ The Old Home Town (Patuxent CD) 1950s-1960s Broadcasts [With Carl Sauceman & the Green Valley Boys.] (3:00)

Carl Story Quartet ~ I Found a Hiding Place (Old Homestead CD) Songs from XERA Live Transcriptions (2:48)

Travis Alltop ~ Standing on the Promises (self-produced CD) The Hallelujah Side (2:49)

Stony Creek Bluegrass Band ~ Just Any Day Now (Calv’ry CD) Are You Ready?(3:10)

Perry County Music Makers ~ By the Cottage Door (British Archive of Country Music CD The Vocalion Label [3/28/30.] (2:45)

Arkansas Barefoot Boys ~ Eighth of January (Dust to Digital CD) Arkansas at 78 RPM [12/14/28.] (3:00)

Old Hank Penny ~ My Blue Ridge Mountain Bride (Columbia 78) N/A [6/3/32.] (3:16)

Lewis Thomasson ~ Hickman’s Rag (Old Blue CD) Old Texas Fiddle Tunes Played the Old Way (1:58)

Atlas String Band ~ Paddy on the Handcar (self-produced CD) Strong Shoulder (2:54)

Stephen Wade ~ Rattler Treed a Possum (County CD) Dancing in the Parlor (2:01)

Danny Roberts ~ F-5 Rag (Mountain Home CD) Nighthawk (4:23)

Steve Spurgin ~ Long Gone (Blue N9oght CD) Folk Remedies (2:44)

Red Allen & Frank Wakefield ~ Deep Elem Blues (Patuxent CD) The WDON Recordings [New release. 1963] (2:32)

Mill Run Bluegrass Band ~ How Great Thou Art (self-produced CD) Go Build My Church (4:36)

Volume Five ~ Get Down and Pray (Mountain Fever CD) The Day We Learn to Fly (2:46)

Paul Williams ~ When We March Through (Rebel CD) I’ll Be No Stranger There (2:40)

Blind Gussie Nesbit ~ Canaan Land (Document CD) Blind Joe Taggart v. 2 [12/4/30.] (3:21)

Mainer’s Mountaineers ~ The Longest Train (Old Hat CD) In the Pines [8/6/36.] (3:10)

Aiken County String Band ~ Hard Times Breakdown (JSP CD) Country Fiddle [9/19/27.] (3:03)

Squirrel Butter ~ Avalon Quickstep (self-produced CD) Renderings (1:29)

Erynn Marshall & Carl Jones ~ Poor Little Ellen (Dittyville CD) Sweet Memories Never Leave [New release.] (3:44)

Alec Stone Sweet ~ Sally Cooper/The last of Sizemore (Solid Air CD) Clawhammer Guitar Solos (2:27)

Ralph Stanley & the Clinch Mountain Boys ~ Maple on the Hill (King CD) Live at the Smithsonian (3:08)

Volume Five ~ Going across the Mountain (Mountain Fever CD) Voices [New release.] (4:01)

David Thom ~ Home Is Where the Heart Is (Swollen CD) That Old Familiar (2:24)

Wilson Family Band ~ Thoughts of You (Mastershield CD) Family Ties (2:25)

Larry Stephenson Band ~ Great Speckled Bird (Whysper Dream CD) Pull Your Savior In (3:34)

Bill Yates ~ Heaven (Mastershield CD) The Country Gentlemen Tribute (2:50)

Carter Family ~ Keep on the Firing Line (Bear Family CD) In the Shadow of Clinch Mountain [10/14/41.] (3:02)

Hinson, Pitts & Coley ~ Whoa Mule Whoa (British Archive of Country Music CD) Bluebird Label [1/24/38.] (3:01)

McMichen, Tanner, Puckett, Stokes, Norris ~ Bee Hunt on Hell for Sartin part 2 (Columbia 78) N/A [11/4/29.] (3:09)

Trevor & Travis Stuart ~ Polly Put on the Kettle (Old 97 Wrecords CD) Mountaineer (2:29)

Hollow Rock String Band ~ Granny (Rounder LP) Hollow Rock String Band (1:56)

Wildcats ~ Raleigh and Spencer (Yodel-Ay-Hee CS) On Our Knees (3:14)

Adam Steffey ~ Garfield’s Blackberry Blossom (Organic CD) New Primitive (2:56)

Kirk Sutphin & Riley Baugus ~ A Married Man’s Blues (Old Blue CD) Long-Time Piedmont Pals (2:43)

Scott Tackett ~ Old Time Traveling Preacher (self-produced CD) Scott Tackett (3:16)

Sunday, January 25, 2015

Playlist 1/25/2015

Bluegrass, Etc. Frank Hoppe - KCSN 88.5

6:00
Crooked Jades ~ California Blues (Copper Creek CD) The Unfortunate Rake v. 2 Yellow Mercury (1:21)

Robert Earl Keen ~ Vincent Black Lightening (Dualtone CD) Happy Prisoner [New release.] (3:58)

Farm Hands ~ The Way That I Was Raised (Pinecastle CD) Better than I Deserve [New release.] (3:32)

Larry Sparks ~ Will You Be Satisfied That Way (Rebel CD) Lonesome and Then Some (2:41)

Steve Gulley ~ The Man I Ought to Be (Rural Rhythm CD) Family, Friends & Fellowship (3:52)

Donna Hughes ~ I’ll Fly Away (Running Dog CD) From the Heart (3:38)

Gospel Plowboys ~ Are You Prayin’ Hard (self-produced CD) Brethren We Have Met to Worship (3:24)

Hill Brothers & Willie Simmons ~ Over in the Glory Land (British Archive of Country Music CD) Bluebird Label [8/6/37.] (2:42)

Doc Hopkins & His Country Boys ~ Where Has My Little Dog Gone (British Archive of Country Music CD) Vol. 2 [1944.] (2:24)

6:30
McMichen, Tanner, Puckett, Stokes, Norris ~ Bee Hunt on Hell for Sartin part 1 (Columbia 78) N/A [11/4/29.] (3:00)

Marcus Martin ~ Cousin Sally Brown (University of North Carolina CD) When I Get My New House Done (1:33)

Tater Patch ~ Lazy John (self-produced CD) Old Time Country Music (3:13)

Rafe Stefanini ~ Breakin’ Up Christmas (County CD) Ladies Fancy (4:09)

Becky Buller ~ Queen of the Mountain Bootleggers (Dark Shadow CD) ‘Tween Earth and Sky (2:47)

Blue Mafia ~ Moonshiner (Pinecastle CD) Pray for Rain [New release.] (4:05)

Darin & Brooke Aldridge ~ Get Up John (Mountain Home CD) Snapshots [New release.] (3:40)

Isaacs ~ When God Seems So Near (Gaither CD) Naturally (3:11)

Bluegrass Brothers ~ It’s a Short Trip to Heaven (self-produced CD) Appalachian Memories (2:28)

Hee Haw Gospel Quartet ~ The Unclouded Day (Time Life CD) Hee Haw Gospel Quartet (1:59)

7:00
Carter Family ~ Fifty Miles of Elbow Room (Bear Family CD) In the Shadow of Clinch Mountain [10/14/41.] (2:48)

Luke Highnight & His Ozark Strutters ~ Fort Smith Breakdown (Dust to Digital CD) Arkansas at 78 RPM [11/22/28.] (2:48)

Moatsville String Ticklers ~ Moatsville Blues (JSP CD) Country Fiddle [10/22/29.] (2:58)

Oscar Jenkins, Fred Cockerham & Tommy Jarrell ~ Let Me Fall (County CD) Down to the Cider Mill (3:16)

Greg Brooks ~ Rocky Road to Dublin (self-produced CD) Heroes and Friends (5:09)

Adam Hurt & Beth Williams Hartness ~ Haste to the Wedding (Ubiquitone CD) Fine Times at Our House (3:39)

David Grisman ~ New Muleskinner Blues (Acoustic Disc CD) Dawg Plays Big Mon (1:33)

Phil Salazar ~ Monroe’s Hornpipe (Filzar CD) Life on the Edge [New release.] (2:44)

Gibson Brothers ~ An Angel with Blue Eyes (Rounder CD) Brotherhood [New release.] (2:53)

7:30
Alan Jackson ~ There Is Power in the Blood (EMI Nashville CD) Precious Memories Vol. 2 (2:39)

Clay Hess Band ~ I Saw the Light (Kang CD) 1 (3:29)

Gentlemen of Bluegrass ~ God’s Country (Pinecastle CD) Carolina Memories (2:14)

Uncle Dave Macon ~ Uncle Dave’s Travels part 3 (Bear Family CD) Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy [6/20/29.] (2:51)

Kessinger Brothers ~ Old Jake Gilley (Document CD) Vol. 1 [2/4/29.] (2:52)

Noah Lewis ~ Devil in the Woodpile (Document CD) Gus Cannon & Noah Lewis v. 2 [10/2/29.] (2:51)

Carlie Marion with Andy Cahan ~ Grey Eagle (Marimac CS) Going across the River to Hear My Banjo Ring (2:50)

Jim & Dave ~ Billy Richardson’s Last Ride (self-produced CD) Early Country Duets v. 3 (3:58)

Jim Childress ~ Free Union (self-produced CD) Free Union (2:51)

Jim & Jesse and the Virginia Boys ~ Hard Hearted (Rounder CD) In the Tradition (1:48)

King Baby ~ Hawks and Eagles (self-produced CD) King Baby (2:45)

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Playlist 1/18/2015

Bluegrass, Etc. Frank Hoppe - KCSN 88.5

6:00
Crooked Jades ~ California Blues (Copper Creek CD) The Unfortunate Rake v. 2 Yellow Mercury (1:21)


Phil Leadbetter ~ Just Joshin’ (Pinecastle CD) The Next Move (2:52)


Jett’s Creek ~ Second Wind (Mountain Fever CD) The Wait Is Over (3:45)


Hylo Brown & the Timberliners ~ John Henry (Bear Family CD) 1954-60 [5/29/57.] (2:41)


Karen Lynne ~ Send the Angels Down (Shoestring CD) Shine Your Love (2:50)


James & Martha Carson ~ I’ll Shout and Shine (Capitol 78) N/A [1949.] (2:21)


Foghorn Stringband ~ Distant Land to Roam (self-produced CD) Outshine the Sun (2:58)


Pie Plant Pete ~ Going down the Road (Old Homestead CD) Stay on the Farm [9/10/34.] (3:11)
Al Craver ~ For the First Time in Twenty Four Years (Columbia 78) N/A [3/31/30.] (3:04)


Boots & J. H. Howell ~ Mollie Married a Travelling Man (British Archive of Country Music CD) Bluebird Label [1/29/38.] (2:19)


6:30

Manhattan Valley Ramblers ~ My Baby’s Gone (Crusty Scone CD) Ballads and Barnburners (2:58)

Molly Tenenbaum ~ Old Bald Eagle (Cat Hair CD) Goose & Gander (2:20)


John Herrmann, Meredith McIntosh & John Engle ~ Richmond Cotillion (Yodel-Ay-Hee CD) Chicken Train (3:01)


Larry Rice ~ Coo Coo’s Nest (Rebel CD) If You Only Knew (2:07)


Jerry Garcia, David Grisman & Tony Rice ~ Shady Grove (Acoustic Disc CD) The Pizza Tapes (4:46)


James Alan Shelton ~ Pastures of Plenty (Sheltone CD) Where I’m Bound (3:11)


Daughters of Bluegrass ~ Everybody Got a Light (Blue Circle CD) Bluegrass Bouquet [Featuring Beth Stevens.] (3:50)


Good Shepherd Quartet ~ Don’t Be Knocking Him Around (self-produced CD) Beyond the Gold of Sunset (2:25)


James I. Miller ~ Mommy’s Dresses (self-produced CD) Lord, Send Me an Angel (2:32)


7:00

Carter Family ~ Something Got a Hold of Me (Bear Family CD) In the Shadow of Clinch Mountain [10/14/41.] (2:43)

Morris Brothers ~ Little Nellie (British Archive of Country Music CD) Salty Dog Blues [2/5/39.] (2:57)


Buster Carter & Preston Young ~ I’ll Roll in My Sweet Baby’s Arms (Columbia 78) N/A [6/26/31.] (2:57)


Howard Rains ~ Nacogdoches Waltz (self-produced CD) The Old Texas Fiddle (4:05)


Humdingers ~ Streak of Fat, Streak of Lean (Chubby Dragon CD) The Humdingers (3:35)


Stevie Barr ~ Train #1262 (Arhoolie CD) With Friends [Featuring Herb Key.] (3:10)


Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen ~ The Letter (Compass CD) On the Edge (3:49)


James King ~ You’re Still to Blame (Webco LL) It’s a Cold Cold World (3:17)


Tommy Hunter’s North Carolina String Band ~ Orange Blossom Special (Prestige International LP) Orange Blossom Special [Listener request.] (2:43)


Mike Scott ~ The Old Country Church (Rural Rhythm CD) The Old Country Church (2:56)


7:30

Jim & Valerie Gabeheart ~ He’s the Only One Who Cares (self-produced CD) I Was Raised in a Railroad Town (2:56)

Allegheny Drifters ~ Drinking from the Fountain (self-produced CD) Climb Heaven’s Ladder (2:38)


Blue Sky Boys ~ Paper Boy (Bear Family CD) The Sunny Side of Life [1/31/49.] (2:50)


Dyke’s Magic City Trio ~ Poor Ellen Smith (JSP CD) Country Fiddle [3/9/27.] (3:02)


Dr. Smith’s Champion Hoss Hair Pullers ~ Just Give Me the Leavings (Dust to Digital CD) Arkansas at 78 RPM [9/12/28.] (3:02)


Frank Reed ~ Fox Chase (self-produced LP) Old Tyme Fiddlin’ [1976.] (2:20)


Lonesome Sisters & Riley Baugus ~ Darlin’ Corey (Tin Halo CD) Lonesome Scenes (2:55)


Dust Busters ~ Cotton Lickers Drag (Smithsonian Folkways CD) Old Man Below (2:19)


Ralph Stanley ~ Wild Geese Cry Again (Rebel CD) Great High Mountain (2:37)


Rafe Stefanini ~ Breakin’ Up Christmas (County CD) Ladies Fancy (4:09)

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Playlist 1/11/2015

Bluegrass, Etc. Frank Hoppe - KCSN 88.5
 

6:00
Crooked Jades ~ California Blues (Copper Creek CD) The Unfortunate Rake v. 2 Yellow Mercury (1:21)


Bluegrass Brothers ~ Too Long (Mountain Fever CD) Generations (3:54)

Lonesome River Band ~ Don’t Shed No Tears (Mountain Home CD) Turn on a Dime (4:38)

Terry Baucom ~ Short Order Time (Mountain Home CD) Never Thought of Looking Back (3:49)

Gospel Plowboys ~ What a Day That Will Be (self-produced CD) Brethren We Have Met to Worship (2:19)

Rhonda Vincent & the Sally Mountain Show ~ Until Then (Rebel CD) Bound for Gloryland (2:55)

Dry Branch Fire Squad ~ If I Be Lifted Up (self-produced CD) The Gospel Way (2:54)

Uncle Dave Macon ~ Farm Relief (Bear Family CD) Keep My Skillet Good and Greasy [6/20/29.] (2:58)

Kessinger Brothers ~ Turkeyin the Straw (Document CD) Vol. 1 [2/11/28.] (2:54)

6:30

Scottdale String Band ~ Carolina Glide (Arhoolie CD) Old Folks Better Get to Bed [3/21/27.] (3:06)

Buffalo Ford Boys ~ Peacock Rag (Field Recorders’ Collective CD) Union Grove 1969 (1:59)

Mark Tamsula & Richard Withers ~ Waitin’ for the Wagons/Nancy Hill (Snappin’ Bug CD) Up Jumped Joe in the Middle of It (3:27)

Squirrel Butter ~ Hard Times (self-produced CD) Renderings (3:32)

Adam Steffey ~ Squirrel Hunters (Organic CD) New Primitive (3:28)

Reno & Smiley ~ Love Please Come Back Home (Gusto CD) Wanted (2:31)

Flatt Lonesome ~ It’s Probably Just Her Memory Again (Mountain Home CD) Too (3:37)

Bluegrass Brethren ~ I’ll Always Be Lovin’ You (BGB CD) Happy in Jesus (2:52)

Ebby Jewell & the Bluegrass Kinsmen ~ Traveling to the Promised Land (TBK CD) Renewal (2:37)

Larry Stephenson Band ~ If You Want to Live Forever (Whysper Dream CD) Pull Your Savior In (2:60)

7:00

Dye’s Sacred Harp Singers ~ How Firm a Foundation (JSP CD) Sacred Harp & Shape Note Singing [12/14/28.] (2:52)

Lowe Stokes & His North Georgians ~ Row Row Row (Columbia 78) N/A [12/7/30.] (3:00)

Carter Family ~ Girl on the Greenbrier Shore (Bear Family CD) In the Shadow of Clinch Mountain [10/14/41.] (2:56)

Shout Lulu ~ Merriweather (self-produced CD) A Long Time Ago-go (2:43)

Empty Bottle String Band ~ Travelin’ Man (self-produced CD) Travelin’ Man (2:53)

Pharis & Jason Romero ~ Truck Drivers Blues (Lula CD) Long Gone Out West Blues (2:05)

Noam Pikelny ~ Jerusalem Ridge (Compass CD) Plays Kenny Baker Plays Bill Monroe (4:32)

Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice ~ Our Darling’s Gone (Rebel CD) Trouble Follows Me (2:47)

Joe Val & the New England Bluegrass Boys ~ I Don’t Believe You’ve Met My Baby (Rounder CD) One Morning in May (3:06)

7:30

Shannon & Heather Slaughter & County Clare ~ If I Were a Carpenter (Elite Circuit CD) One More Road (3:19)

Matt Wallace ~ I Want to Know More About My Lord (Pinecastle CD) For a Season (2:54)

King’s Sacred Quartet ~ I’ll Be Listening (King 45) N/A [1950.] (2:39)

Doc Hopkins & His Country Boys ~ Froggie Went a ‘Courtin’ (British Archive of Country Music CD) Vol. 2 [1944.] (2:38)

Dezurik Sisters ~ Nearly Lost Your Mind (mp3) Cackle Sisters (1:23)

Rouse Brothers ~ Craven County Blues (British Archive of Country Music CD) Classic Country Music on the Bluebird Label [6/14/39.] (2:53)

Stephen Wade ~ Lost John (County CD) Dancing in the Parlor (1:47)

New Southern Ramblers ~ Shortenin’ Bread (Yodel-Ay-Hee CD) Old-Time Mountain Music (2:26)

John Gallagher & Scott Prouty ~ Salt River/No Corn on Tygart (self-produced CD) No Corn on Tygart (3:41)

Railsplitters ~ Evil Apple (self-produced CD) The Railsplitters (2:22)

Growling Old Men ~ My Name’s Mudd (Snake River CD) Chicken Feed & Baling Twine (3:34)

James Alan Shelton ~ Pastures of Plenty (Sheltone CD) Where I’m Bound (3:11)

Friday, January 2, 2015

Playlist 1/4/2015

Bluegrass, Etc. Frank Hoppe - KCSN 88.5
 

6:00
Crooked Jades ~ California Blues (Copper Creek CD) The Unfortunate Rake v. 2 Yellow Mercury (1:21)

Bill Emerson & Sweet Dixie ~ Will a Light Be Shining Bright (Rural Rhythm CD) Dancin’ Annie (3:24)

Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver ~ Roll Big River (Mountain Home CD) In Session [New release.] (2:32)

Tommy Brown & the County Line Grass ~ Half Moon Bay (RANDM CD) Leaving This Town (1:54)

Traynham Family ~ Wait Till I Put On My Robe (Southern Mountain Melodies CD) Merry Mountain Hoedown [New release.] (3:04)

Mill Run Bluegrass Band ~ I’ve Got More to Go to Heaven For (self-produced CD) Go Build My Church (2:59)

Steve Gulley ~ Scars in His Hands (Rural Rhythm CD) Family, Friends & Fellowship (4:25)

Narmour & Smith ~ Avalon Blues (Document CD) Vol. 1 [9/23/29.] (2:57)

Blue Ridge Corn Shuckers ~ Old Time Corn Shuckin’ Pt. 2 (JSP CD) The Bristol Sessions [7/27/27.] (3:29)

6:30

Frank & James McCravy ~ I Love You in the Same Old Way (Columbia 78) N/A [4/2/30.] (3:05)

Old Buck ~ Willow Garden (Tin Halo CD) Old Buck (3:16)

Laurel Fork Travelers ~ Won’t You Come and Pal with Me (Heritage CS) Bound to Ride (2:38)

Hog-Eyed Man ~ Highlander’s Farewell/Flanders’ Dream (Yodel-Ay-Hee CD) 1 [New release. Jason Cade, fiddle & Rob McMaken.] (4:05)

Emory Lester ~ The Great Chase (Quiet Fire CD) At Dusk (5:11)

Hammertowne ~ Too Far Gone (Mountain Fever CD) Hammertowne (2:51)

Volume Five ~ King of California (Mountain Fever CD) Voices [New release.] (3:23)

Rich in Tradition ~ Let Me Walk Lord by Your Side (Mountain Roads CD) Lonesomeville (3:05)

Don Pedi ~ The Unclouded Day (Walnut Mountain CD) Walk with Me (2:07)

7:00

Karen Lynne ~ Lord Lift Me Up (Shoestring CD) Shine Your Light (3:10)

Bela Lam’s Greene County Singers ~ The Sweet Story of Old (British Archive of Country Music CD) The Okeh Label [7/7/27.] (2:48)

Tenneva Ramblers ~ Tell It to Me (JSP CD) Worried Blues [10/15/28.] (2:43)

George E. Harris ~ Since I’ve Grown So Used to You (Columbia 78) N/A [2/12/30.] (3:14)

Back-Step ~ Black Mountain Rag (self-produced CD) Hell amongst the Roundpeakers (2:41)

Loafers’ Glory ~ Otto Wood the Bandit (Arhoolie CD) Loafers’ Glory (3:43)

Red Tail Ring ~ Little Maggie (Earth Work CD) Mountain Shout (2:37)

Laurie Lewis & Kathy Kallick ~ If I Had My Life to Live Over (Spruce & Maple CD) Sing the Songs of Vern & Ray (2:53)

Blue Highway ~ Funny Farm (Rounder CD) The Game (2:58)

7:30

Springfield Exit ~ Some Old Day (Patuxent CD) Springfield Exit [Advance single.] (3:05)

Spinney Brothers ~ He Never Went Away (Mountain Fever CD) No Borders (3:52)

Joe Mullins & the Radio Ramblers ~ Because He Lives (Rebel CD) Another Day from Life (4:56)

Crossroad ~ On the Sea of Life (self-produced CD) A New Road (2:02)

Wiley & Zeke Morris ~ Married Woman Blues (JSP CD) J. E. Mainer The Early Years [2/5/39.] (2:12)

Carter Family ~ In the Valley of the Shenandoah (Bear Family CD) In the Shadow of Clinch Mountain [10/14/41.] (2:43)

Leake County Revelers ~ Texas Fair (Columbia 78) N/A [12/18/30.] (3:17)

John Rossbach ~ Bill Cheatham (Chestnut CD) From the Mountains to the Mills (3:13)

New Ballard’s Branch Bogtrotters ~ Backstep (Heritage CD) Once I Had a Fortune (3:54)

Double Decker Stringband ~ The Dark Haired Girl (5-String Productions CD) The Rest Is Yet to Come (2:26)

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Playlist 12/28/2014

Bluegrass, Etc. Frank Hoppe - KCSN 88.5

6:00
Crooked Jades ~ California Blues (Copper Creek CD) The Unfortunate Rake v. 2 Yellow Mercury (1:21)


Stanley Brothers ~ Christmas Time Is Near (Starday LP) Bluegrass Country Christmas (2:17)


Ricky Skaggs ~ Christmas Time’s A-Comin’ (Skaggs Family CD A Skaggs Family Christmas (2:49)


Bill Carroll ~ If You Are to Sin Inclined (Rebel LP) Christmas Time Back Home (2:45)


Nick Schillace ~ There Is a Place in This Old Town (Tompkins Square CD) Imaginational Anthem v. 5 (4:49)


Ann & Phil Case ~ Winter Night’s Waltz/What Child Is This? (Dry Run CD) Holiday Sampler (2:32)


John McCutcheon ~ Christmas in the Trenches (Rounder CD) Winter Solstice (5:23)


Fiddlin’ John Carson ~ Christmas Time Will Soon Be Over (Document CD) v.5 [10/11/27.] (2:46)


Heather Berry ~ Christmas Time Back Home (Mountain Fever CD) Have a Merry Berry Christmas (2:54)


Hylo Brown ~ Christmas in the Hills (Starday LP PO-317) Bluegrass Country Christmas (1:39)

6:30
Bill Carroll ~ Slowly Fall the Snowflakes (Rebel CD) Christmas in the Mountains (1:34)


Wilson Douglas ~ Old Christmas Morning (Rounder Select CD) Right Hand Fork of Rush’s Creek (1:47)


Reverend Gary Davis ~ Children Go Where I Send Thee (Field Recorders’ Collective CD) John Cohen’s 1952 Wire Recordings (2:39)


John Fahey ~ What Child Is This? (Varrick LP) Christmas Guitar v. 1 (1:28)


Dirk Powell ~ Christmas Coming (self produced CD) A Fret-Free Christmas (2:13)


Del McCoury ~ Call Collect on Christmas (Rebel CD) 35 Years of Best in Bluegrass [8/19/74.] (3:43)


Reno & Smiley ~ Christmas Reunion (King CD) The True Meaning of Christmas (2:30)


Dale Ann Bradley & Steve Gulley ~ Christmas the Mountain Way (Rural Rhythm CD) Christmas the Mountain Way (3:07)


Laurelyn Dossett, Rhiannon Giddens, Mike Compton, Joe Newberry & Jason Sypher ~ On This Christmas Day (Sycamore Road CD) The Gathering (3:36)


Lynn “Chirps” Smith ~ Week before Christmas (Field Recorders’ Collective CD) Illinois Old Time Fiddler (2:39)


Mabel Dalton & Ray Vass ~ Christmas Times a Coming (Field Recorders’ Collective CD) Galax Gems (1:28)

7:00
Basil Rathbone ~ The Night before Christmas (Nimbus CD) The Spirit of Christmas Past [1939.] (3:14)


Jimmy Martin ~ Old Fashioned Christmas (Starday LP) Bluegrass Country Christmas (2:50)


Emmylou Harris ~ Beautiful Star of Bethlehem (Warner LP) Light of the Stable (2:39)


Johnny Staats ~ Christmas Mandolin (Giant CD) Believe (4:24)


Norman & Nancy Blake et al ~ Blissful Meadows (Winter Harvest CD) An Americana Christmas (3:15)


Joel Mabus ~ How Like the Holly (Fossil CD 1299) How Like the Holly (3:20)


Ann & Phil Case ~ Leading of the Star/Snowdrop (Dry Run CD) Holiday Sampler (1:16)


Blue Sky Boys ~ One Cold Winter’s Eve (Bear Family CD) The Sunny Side of Life [1/31/49.] (2:49)


Ralph Stanley ~ The Christmas Spirit (Freeland CD) Christmas Time (2:43)


Rhonda Vincent ~ Christmas Time at Home (Rounder CD) Beautiful Star (2:46)

7:30
Lonesome Pine Fiddlers ~ Christmas Time's a Comin' (Starday LP) Bluegrass Country Christmas (2:03)


Norman & NancyBlake et al ~ Black Hawthorne (Winter Harvest CD) An Americana Christmas (4:30)


Ralph Stanley ~ Beautiful Star of Bethlehem (Rebel REB-CD-1800) Christmas in the Mountains (3:50)


Laurelyn Dossett, Rhiannon Giddens, Mike Compton, Joe Newberry & Jason Sypher ~ First Day of the Year (Sycamore Road CD) The Gathering (3:55)


Russell Moore et al ~ Christmas Is Near (Red River CD) Christmas Grass the Collection (2:46)


Dan Crary ~ Carol of the Bells (Sugar Hill CD) Holiday Guitar (2:53)


Paul Williams ~ I Can’t Go Home This Christmas (Rebel CD) Christmas in the Mountains (3:01)


Wayne Taylor ~ Praise His Holy Name (Raincoe CD) Praise His Holy Name (4:32)


Ann & Pete Sibley ~ In the Bleak Midwinter (self produced CD) Winter on the Great Divide (4:18)

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Playlist 12/21/2014

Bluegrass, Etc. Frank Hoppe - KCSN 88.5

6:00
Crooked Jades ~ California Blues (Copper Creek CD) The Unfortunate Rake v. 2 Yellow Mercury (1:21)

Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road ~ Christmas in the Smokies (Pinecastle CD) Christmas in the Smokies [New release.] (2:11)

Mike Auldridge, Jerry Douglas & Rob Ickes ~ The Three Bells (Rounder CD) Three Bells (4:10)

Donna Ulisse ~ You Cannot Stay Here (Hadley Music Group CD) You Cannot Stay Here (3:37)

Big Country Bluegrass ~ John Doe Made the Crossing (Rebel CD) Memories of the Past (3:51)

Tammy Jones Robinette ~ I Can’t Go Back There (Little Creek CD) Let It Shine (3:06)

Springfield Exit ~ Till the Rivers All Run Dry (Patuxent CD) Springfield Exit [Advance single.] (3:23)

McMichen’s Melody Men ~ When Clouds Have Vanished (Columbia 78) N/A [12/18/30.] (3:23)

Milner & Curtis with the Magnolia Ramblers ~ North East Texas Breakdown (British Archive of Country Music CD) Vocalion Label [2/18/30.] (2:40)

6:30

Blue Ridge Highballers ~ Round Town Girls (JSP CD) Worried Blues [3/23/26.] (3:15)

Joe Wack ~ All Young (Old-Time Is a Good Time CD) Yew Pine Melodies (3:08)

Red Mountain ~ Georgia Waltz (Whoop It Up! CD) Throw the Old Cow over the Fence (3:28)

Magnolia Serenaders ~ Twinkle Little Star (self-produced CD) Saturday Night Breakdown (4:03)

Bill Grant & Delia Bell ~ My Little Silver Bells (Rounder CD) O Christmas Tree (2:59)

Roys ~ If We Make It through December (Rural Rhythm CD) Bluegrass Kinda Christmas [New release.] (3:15)

Tommy Brown & the County Line Grass ~ Tonight I’ve Got Kentucky on My Mind (RANDM CD) Leaving This Town (2:34)

Shannon Grayson & His Golden Valley Boys ~ I Like the Old Time Way (King 78) N/A [1950.] (2:58)

Karen Lynne ~ Christmas Star (Shoestring CD) Shine Your Light (3:01)

7:00

Village Singers ~ A Carpenter, a Mother and a King (Pinecastle CD) Christmas in the Smokies (3:43)

Parker & Woolbright ~ The Old Arm Chair (Columbia 78) N/A [11/10/27.] (3:00)

Southern Melody Boys ~ Wind the Little Ball of Yarn (British Archive of Country Music CD) Bluebird Label [Odus & Woodrow. 2/17/37.] (2:18)

Blue Sky Boys ~ One Cold Winter’s Eve (Bear Family CD) The Sunny Side of Life [1/31/49.] (2:49)

James Bryan & Carl Jones ~ Star of the East (Dittyville CD) Cricket’s Lullaby (3:37)

Hog-Eyed Man ~ Apple Blossom (Yodel-Ay-Hee CD) 1 [New release. Jason Cade, fiddle & Rob McMaken.] (3:23)

Tom King ~ Old Christmas Morning (jMp CS) Green Mountain Cotillion (1:06)

Jerry Garcia & David Grisman ~ Louis Collins (Acoustic Disc CD) Shady Grove (5:57)

Shawn Lane ~ Charlestown (Cat Town CD) Mountain Songs (2:40)

7:30

Daniel Greeson ~ Twinkle Little Star (Patuxent CD) Daniel Greeson [New release.] (2:44)

Chris Coole & Ivan Rosenberg ~ Glory to the Day (self-produced CD) Return to Trion (2:46)

John Reischman & the Jaybirds ~ Shine Like a Star in the Morning (Corvus CD) On a Winter’s Night [New release.] (2:12)

Judy Hauff ~ Star in the East (Morning Trumpet CD) Angels on the Wing (2:57)

Carter Family ~ Dark and Stormy Weather (Bear Family CD) In the Shadow of Clinch Mountain [10/14/41.] (2:27)

Leake County Revelers ~ Lazy Kate (Columbia 78) N/A [12/18/30.] (3:07)

James Bryan ~ Star of Bethlehem (Rounder Select CD) The First of May (2:36)

Locust Hollow String Band ~ McMichen’s Breakdown (self-produced CD) Never Let Me Cross Your Mind (2:56)

Wilson Douglas ~ Old Christmas Morning (Rounder Select CD) The Right Hand Fork of Rush’s Creek (1:47)

Victor Furtado ~ The Peace of the Woods (Patuxent CD) Victor Furtado [New release.] (2:32)

Whitetop Mountain Band ~ Breakin’ Up Christmas (Arhoolie CD) Bull Plus 10% (1:59)

Norman Blake ~ Ice on the Road (Takoma CD) Directions (2:40)