Music You Can't Hear On The Radio

with KPC

...subbing for John Weingart

Sunday, December 13, 2009
19:00 to 22:00
Rock/etc
other shows

ArtistSongAlbumLabelCommentsComp
Little Junior's Blue FlamesMystery trainThe Complete Sun Singles, Vol. 1Bear Family1953 C
Bessie SmithAt the Christmas ballThe Essential Bessie SmithColumbia1925
Doc WatsonChristmas time's a comin'Christmas on the mountain: a bluegrass ChristmasUniversal2002 (comp. release) C
Amy Allison & The MaudlinsDrinkin' thru ChristmasUpsalooza: more live music from WFMUWFMU1995 C
Lester Flatt, Earl Scruggs & The Foggy Mountain BoysFoggy Mountain breakdownAppalachian stomp: bluegrass classicsRhino1995 (comp. release)/1950 single on Mercury
Bob Wills & HIs Texas PlayboysWhen it's Christmas on the range"Santa's on his way"/"When it's Christmas on the range" (10" single)MGM1950
Carl T. SpragueWhen the work's all done this fallCattle call: early cowboy music and its rootsRounder1996 (comp. release)/1925 C
Merle HaggardIf we make it through DecemberA Christmas presentCurb1973
Brian DewanThe Island of Misfit ToysHello Santa SpecialHello1995
Memphis MinnieChickasaw train blues (low down dirty thing)Out came the bluesDecca1964 (comp. release)/1934 C
Charles BrownPlease come home for ChristmasMerry blue ChristmasFuel 20002002 (comp. release) C
Clifton Chenier (listed as "Cliston Chanier")Louisiana stompZydeco dynamite: The Clifton Chenier anthologyRhino1993 (comp. release)/1954 single on Elko Records
Lyle LovettChristmas morningThe Road to EnsenadaCurb1996
Lionel Hampton & HIs OrchestraGin for ChristmasLionel Hampton & HIs Orchestra (10" ep)Columbia1950
The Carter FamilyWhen the springtime comes againThe Carter Family: their complete Victor recordingsRounder1995 (comp. release)/1930
Glen CampbellOld toy trainsThat Christmas feelingCapitol1967
Dixie HummingbirdsChristian's automobileJubilation: great gospel performancesRhino1992 (comp. release)/1957 C
Alison KraussDusty MillerToo late to cryRounder1987
Reverend Gary DavisMoon goes downPure religion and bad companySmithsonian/Folkways1957
John PrineChristmas in prison (live version)A John Prine ChristmasOh Boy1993
The Handsome FamilySo much wineIn the airCarrot Top2000
The Del McCoury BandBluegrass ChristmasChristmas on the mountain: a bluegrass ChristmasUniversal2002 (comp. release) C
Joni MItchellRiverBlueReprise1971
Waylon JenningsThe Stage (stars in heaven)Phase one: the early yearsHip-O2002 (comp. release)/1960-1961
The Mountain RamblersBig ball in BostonSounds of the south: Blue Ridge Mountain musicAtlantic1993 (comp. release) C
Bob Wills & His Texas PlayboysSanta's on his way"Santa's on his way"/"When it's Christmas on the range" (10" single)MGM1950
Lowell FulsonLonesome Christmas, part 1 & 2Merry blue ChristmasFuel 20002000
Hank WilliamsYou win againSettin' the woods on fireRecall2005 (comp. release)/1952 MGM single
Gene AutryHe's a chubby little fellowThe Complete Columbia Christmas recordingsColumbia2004 (comp. release)/1949
Carson Robison's BuckaroosCarry me back to the lone prairieCattle call: early cowboy music and its rootsRounder1996 (comp. release)/c.1930s C
Charlie ByrdThe First NoelChristmas carols for solo guitarSony1967
Sonny Terry & Brownie McGheeYou'd better mindBlues legends in LondonSanctuary2002 (comp. release)/1958
Country CookingSilver bellHills of home: 25 years of folk music on Rounder RecordsRounder1995 (comp. release) C
Cyndi WheelerI'll be home for ChristmasChristmas on the mountain: a bluegrass ChristmasUniversal2002 (comp. release) C
Toshi ReagonWe'll understand it better by and byAfrican American gospel: the pioneering composersSmithsonian/Folkways1994 C
Mahalia JacksonDig a little deeperThe Great gospel womenShanachierecorded 1947 C
Willie NelsonWhite ChristmasPretty paperColumbia1979
Boozoo ChavisPaper in my shoe (Papier dans mon soulier)Cajun music and zydecoRounder1992 C
Lead BellyPackin' trunkHarry Smith's anthology of American folks music, vol. 4Revenantrecorded 1935 C
Big Bill BroonzyKey to the highwayCan't be satisfiedSnapper2004
The Kentucky ColonelsNine pound hammerAppalachian swing!Rounder1982
Bobby HelmsCaptain Santa Claus (and the reindeer space patrol)"Jingle bell rock"/"Captain Santa Claus (and the reindeer space patrol)" (7" single)MCA1957
Andy StatmanThe Whup of loveNashville mornings, New York nightsRounder1986
Jelly Roll MortonThe Story of 'I'm Alabama bound'The Complete Library of Congress RecordingsRounder2005
Johnny LondonDrivin' slowThe Complete Sun singles, vol.1Bear Family1994 (comp. release)/1952 C
The CaravansWalk around heaven all dayJubilation: great gospel performancesRhino1992 (comp. release)/1964 C
Madam Mattie Wigley & CongregationPowerSounds of the south: White spiritualsAtlantic1993 (comp. release) C
Julia LeeMama don't allow itJulia Lee & her boyfriendsJSP2001
OdettaNobody knows you when you're down and outLivin' with the bluesVanguard2000...recorded early 60s
Tim O'BrienBah humbugChristmas on the mountain: a bluegrass ChristmasUniversal2002 C