AccNoir-2010-11-24, Grand ol' Accordion Opry

Posted on 15 December, 2010 - 14:49 byBruce Triggs

AccNoir-2010-11-24, Grand ol' Accordion Opry

* Artist – Song – Album (year) – Where are they from? – Contact info if we've got it.
* Louise Massey & The Westerners – My Adobe Hacienda – Women Of Western Swing – http://westernswing78.blogspot.com/2008/04/women-of-western-swing.html
* Carolyn Mark and the New Best Friends – The Overture – The Pros And Cons Of Collaboration (2004) – Canada – http://www.carolynmark.com/
* Joe Ely And Joel Guzman – Winds Gonna Blow You Away – Live Cactus (2008) – Lubbock, Texas, USA – http://www.ely.com/
* The Flying Burrito Bros – Man In The Fog – Sin City, Very Best (0) –
* Evil Farm Children – Valley Justice – Evil Farm Children II: The Evilling (2008) – Ottawa, Ontario, Canada – http://www.myspace.com/evilfarmchildren
* Bill Monroe & His Blue Grass Boys – Footprints In The Snow – The Essential Bill Monroe & His Blue Grass Boys: 1945-1949 [Disc 1] (1945) – With Sally Ann Forrester, the Original Blue Grass Boy on accordion!
* Laura Merrimen – Time – Love Letters For Lonely Hunters (2010) – Nova Scotia, Canada – Erin Costello, acc. http://lauramerrimen.com/
* Emmylou Harris – I Still Miss Someone – Anthology [Disc 2] (1988)
* k.d. lang – Miss Chatelaine – Recollection (2010) – Canada – http://www.kdlang.com/
* david_p_smith – troubled_soul_of_a_louse – Hurtin' Dance Party (2002) – Victoria, BC, Canada –   http://www.myspace.com/davidpsmith  
* Spade Cooley & the Western Swing Dance Gang – Yodeling Polka (1946) – People would remember this guy as the king of western swing, if he hadn't been such a monster.
* Pee Wee King (Frank Julius Anthony Kuczynski) – Chew Tobacco Rag – Blue Suede Shoes:Gonna Shake This Shack Tonight (1951) – Milwaukee, Wisconsin / Nashville, Tennessee, USA – http://www.bear-family.de/
* Joaquin Murphy with (Andy Parker and) The Plainsmen – San Antonio Rose – Joaquin Murphy Compilation (0) – Joaquin Murphey, steel guitar – http://westernswing78.blogspot.com/2009/09/joaquin-murphey.html George Bamby, acc?
* Hank Penny & His Radio Cowboys – Off To Honolulu – http://westernswing78.blogspot.com/2007/10/hank-penny-his-radio-cowboys-set-2.html
* Happy Johnny And Family – Sugar Babe – Fonotone Records, Frederick, Maryland [Disc 2]: Flight of Fonotone (1963) – Dust-to-Digital, PO Box 54743, Atlanta, Georgia, 30308-4743, USA http://www.dust-digital.com/
* The Jayhawks – All The Right Reasons – Rainy Day Music (2003) – Minneapolis–Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA – http://www.jayhawksofficial.com/
* Bill Haley – All I Need Is Some More Lovin' – From Western Swing To R-O-C-K (1949) – http://www.propermusic.com/ (may be out of print)
* Al Dexter & His Troopers – Pistol Packin' Mama – Doughboys Playboys & Cowboys: The Golden Years of Western Swing - Oakie Boogie [Disc 4] (1942) – – http://www.propermusic.com/ (My local record shop manages to order these great collections outside of Europe.... They are so great.)
* Tumbleweed Time Machine – Cold [Feat. Skyler Fell And Ariel McGurty] – Accordion Babes 2011 (2010) – http://accordionpinupcalendar.com/
Well you see, our podcast seems to have broken after the hard work of the long fund-drive specials, so I got way behind.

And for the cover image? Bill Monroe's Bluegrass Boys, with Sally Ann Forrester on accordion! (For real old-fashioned bluegrass, not this new fashioned stuff you near nowadays.)

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