Wednesday, December 23, 2009

Cafe Vaquera: November 10, 2009

Cowboy with guitar and leopard pillows. What do you think he's saying here?
Cafe Vaquera: November 10th, 2009...

1. The Play-Rite Boys, "Calamity Jane Theme," by Teddy Deane. www.teddydeane.com
2. Anny Celsi, "Now You Can Hurt Me," by Anny Celsi, (Tangle-Free World, Ragazza2009.)
3. Hacienda Brothers, "Use to the Pain," by D. Gonzalez/ D. Penn, (Arizona Motel, HaciendaBrothers2008.)
4. Hot Tuna, "Candy Man," by Rev. Gary Davis, (First Pull Up, Then Pull Down, BMG1996.)
5. Michelle Shocked, "33RPM Soul," by Michelle Shocked, (Arkansas Traveler, Polygram1992.)
6. R. Crumb and the Cheap Suit Serenaders, "Hano Hano Hawaii," (Singing in the Bathtub, Shanachie1993.)
7. Taj Mahal and the Hula Blues Band, "Coconut Man," by Frederick Hibbert, (Sacred Island, PrivateMuisc1998.)
8. Erin McKeown, "Get Happy," by H. Arlen/ T. Koehler 1930, (Sing you Sinner, Nettwerk2006.)
9. Jeffrey Frederick and the Clamtones, "Honolulu," by J. Frederick, (Clamtones BC, FrederickProductions2005.)
10. Jimmy Buffett, "A Salty Piece of Land," by Jimmy Buffett, (Single, MailboatRecords2004.)
11. Holy Modal Rounders, "Sail Away, Ladies," (Holy Modal Rounders I & II, Fantasy1999.)
12. The Waifs, "Sink or Swim," by J. Cunningham, (Sink or Swim.)
13. Michael Hurley, "Portland Water," by Michael Hurley, (Wolfways, SnockoMusic1994.)
14/15/16. Pump Boys and Dinettes, "Vacation/ No Holds Bared/ Farmer Tan," by J. Wann, (Pump Boys and Dinettes on Broadway, CBS1982.)
17. Junior Brown, "Coconut Island," by Junior Brown, (12 Shades of Brown, Curb1993.)
18. Kasey Chambers, "A Little Bit Lonely," by Kasey Chambers, (Barricades & Brickwalls, Warner Brothers2002.)
19. The Be Good Tanyas, "Human Thing," (Hello Love, Nettwerk2006.)
20. The Byrds, "Hickory Wind," (The Essential Byrds, Sony2003.)
21. Marty Robbins, "Hawaii's Calling Me," (Hawaii's Calling Me, BearFamilyRecords1991.)
22. Snoke Oil Medicine Show, "Optimist Song," by Andy Pond, (Bluegrasstafari.)
23. BooZoo Chavis, "Keep Your Dress Tail Down," (Down Home on Dog Hill, Rounder2000.)
24. Steve Riley & The Mamou Playboys, "Je Men Fous Pas Mal," (La Toussaint, Rounder1995.)
25. Rosie Ledet, "I Wish it Was Me," by Rosie Ledet, (Zydeco Sensation, MaisondeSoul1997.)
26. Cyril Pahinui, "Hawaiian Cowboy," (Night Moon, Black Cat Records.)
27. Led Kaapana, "Mokupuni Nui," (Black Sands, 2000.)
28. Zakiya Hooker, "New Orleans Rain," (Flavors of the Blues, Pointblank1996.)
29. Keola Beamer, "Wooden Boat," (Wooden Boat, 1994.)
30. Denise Drake, "See You When I See You," by Denise Drake, (Read My Lips.)





Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Cafe Vaquera: November 3, 2009


1. The Play-Rite Boys, "Calamity Jane Theme," by Teddy Deane, written especially for CAFE VAQUERA~
2. Jeffrey Frederick and the Clamtones, "Singing to the Dentist," by Jeffrey Frederick, "The Resurrection of Spiders in the Moonlight, Frederick Productions 2007.)
3. Freak Mountain Ramblers, "Pink Cadillac," by Bruce Springsteen, (Church, FMR2003.)
4. Lucinda Williams, "Car Wheels on a Gravel Road," by Lucinda Williams, (Car Wheels on a Gravel Road, Mercury 1998.)
5. Fred Eaglesmith, "Mighty Big Car," by Fred Eaglesmith, (50-Odd Dollars, Razor & Tie 1999.)
6. The Waifs, "Lies," by J. Cunningham, (Sink or Swim, TheWaifs2000.)
7. The Countrypolitians, "I Took the Blame," by Elisabeth Ames, (Tired of Drowning, Ultrapolitian1999.)
8. Los Straightjackets with Big Sandy, "You'll Lose a Good Thing," by Huey Meaux, (Rock En Espanole Vol. 1, YepRoc2007.)
9. Wanda Jackson, "Tears will be the Chaser for your Wine," by David/ Coats, (Rockin' in the Country, Rhino1990.)
10. Chris Gaffney with Lucinda Williams, "Cowboys to Girls," Intruders hit from 1968, (Loser's Paradise, Hightone1995.)
11. Ray Benson, "If I Needed You," by Townes Van Zandt, (Poet, Free Falls Records.)
12. Claire Lynch, "Who Knows What Tomorrow May Bring," by Henry Hipkens, (Silver & Gold, Rounder1997.)
13. Guy Davis, "Sweetheart Like You," by Bob Dylan, (A Nod to Bob, RedHouse2001.)
14. Gram Parsons, "She," by Gram Parsons, (GP, Reprise1974/1990.)
15. Old Crow Medicine Show, "Wagon Wheel," by Bob Dylan, (OCMS.)
16. James Kasner with Julz Kasner, "Riding the Bad String," by James Kasner, (Riding the Bad String.)
17. Rosie Flores, "Somewhere Down the Line," by Marshall Crenshaw, (Speed of Sound, EminentRecords2001.)
18. Holy Modal Rounders, "Pink Underwear," by Robin Remaily, (Last Round, Adelphi2000.)
19. Holy Modal Rounders, "God, What am I doing Here?" by Antonia, (Last Round, Adelphi2000.)
20. The Little Willies, "It's Not You It's Me," by Richard Julian/ Ashley Monroe, (The Little Willies, Milking Bull.)
21. Little Country Giants, "Can't Stand the Heartache," by Russell Cook/ Cameron Federal Cook, (Sing Pretty for the People.)
22. Maureen Andrews, "Crocodile Tears," by Maureen Andrews, (Back to Love, SkywaysProductions.)
23. Squirrel Nut Zippers, "Low Down Man," by Mathus, (Perennial Favorites, MammothRecords1998.)
24. Asylum Street Spankers, "Got my Mojo Workin'," by Preston Foster, (Mercurial, Spanks-A-LotRecords2004.)
25. Ranch Romance, "Arizona Moon," by Jo Miller, (Blue Blazes, SugarHill1991.)
26. The Amazing Rhythm Aces, "Third Rate Romance," by R. Smith, (Ride Again, BreakerProductions1994.)
27. Gillian Welch, "Wrecking Ball," by Welch/Rawlings, (Soul Journey, AconyRecords2003.)
28. Freak Mountain Ramblers, "Pink Underwear," by Robin Remaily, (Church, FMR2003.)
29. Denise Drake, "See You when I See You," by Denise Drake, (Read my Lips, Smokin'Mamma.)



Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Cafe Vaquera, October 27th, 2009

CAFE VAQUERA:
October 27th, 2009... This is a photo of the Lady Rosemary going under the Astoria-Megler Bridge loaded with crabpots, anticipating a great 2009 crab season!

1. The Play-Rite Boys, "Calamity Jane Theme," by Teddy Deane, www.teddydeane.com.
2. Trashcan Joe, "What is this Thing Called Love?" by Porter, (Candid Standards 2009.)
3. The Be Good Tanyas, "Rain and Snow," Traditional, (Blue Horse, 2000 Porch Music.)
4. Eddie from Ohio, "Eddie's Concubine," by Clem, (Looking out the Fishing Bowl, Virginia Soul Records.)
5. John Prine, "If You Were the Woman and I Was the Man," by Michael Timmins, (A John Prine Christmas, Oh-Boy Records.)
6. Maura O'Connell, "Shotgun Down the Avalanche," by Shawn Colvin/ John Leven, (Stories, Permanent Records 1995.)
7. Irish Descendants, "Let Me Fish Off Cape St. Mary's."
8. Geno Leech, "I Miss the Fish but Not the Fishin'," by Geno Leech, (Fisher Poets Gathering CD 2003.)
9. John Prine, "Paradise," by John Prine, (John Prine, Atlantic 1971.)
10. Jon Campbell, "Catch and Release," by Jon Campbell, (Catch and Release.)
11. Cosy Sheridan, "Don't Go in the Water," by Cosy Sheridan, (River of Song 2000.)
12. Jerry Garcia and David Grisman, "She's an Artist," (Live 5/1992.)
13. Susan Tedeschi, "'Til I Found You," by Susan Tedeschi/ Tom Hambridge, (Wait for Me, ToneCool 2002.)
14. Susan Tedeschi, "Wait for Me," by Felix Reyes, (Wait for Me, ToneCool 2002.)
15. Delbert McClinton, "Don't Leave Home Without It," by Delbert McClinton/ Gary Nicholson/ Sharon Vaughn, (Nothing Personal, NewWest 2001.)
16. Trashcan Joe, "Is You Is?" by Jordon/ Austin, (Candid Standards, 2009.)
17. Eagle Ridin' Papas with Johnnie Ward, "Play with your Poodle," by Tampa Red, (Juke, Jug, Jass, Blues, Hokum.)
18. Sassparilla, "99 Year Blues," by Julius & Torrence Daniels, (Debilitated Constitution, Panniculous 2007.)
19. Django Reinhardt and Stephen Grappelli, "Hot Lips," by Busse/ Davis, (The Quintet of the Hot Club of France, Pearl Records.)
20. Langhorn Slim, "I Love to Dance," by Langhorn Slim, (When the Sun's Gone Down, Narnack Records 2005.)
21. Mary Gauthier, "Can't Find the Way," by Mary Gauthier, (Between Daylight & Dark, Lost Highway 2007.)
22. Jim Lauderdale and Donna the Buffalo, "Some other Bayou," by Jim Lauderdale, (Wait 'Til Spring, 2003.)
23. Trashcan Joe, "Whatever Lola Wants," by Ross/ Adler, (Candid Standards, 2009.)
24. Leon Redbone, "Bittersweet Waltz," (Up the Lazy River, 2009.)
25. John Hiatt, "What Love Can Do," (Same Old Man, 2009.)
26. Jill Sobule, "Palm Springs," (California Hears.)
27. John Prine, "Glory of True Love," by John Prine/ Roger Cook, (Fair and Square, OhBoy Records.)
28. Denise Drake, "See You When I See You," by Denise Drake, (Read My Lips, Smokin' Mamma.)



Tuesday, October 20, 2009

Cafe Vaquera with Calamity Jane

Cafe Vaquera
October 20th, 2009....
Welcome!

1. The Play-Rite Boys, "Calamity Jane Theme," by Teddy Deane at www.teddydeane.com.
2. Jerry Jeff Walker, "Still Around," by J.J. Walker, (Jazz, South Coast Records 1982.)
3. Dan Hicks and his Hot Licks, "Presently in the Past," by Dan Hicks, (Striking it Rich, Blue Thumb Records.)
4. Michael Hurley, "Ragg Mopp," (Ida con Snock, Gnomonsong Records 2009 www.snockonews.net.)
5. Victoria Williams, "Moon River," by Henry Mancini/ John Mercer, (Sins Some Ol' Songs, Dualtone 2002.)
6. Bingo AKA Kevin Richey, "Twinkle Twinkle," by Billy Kennedy, (The Cicada and Other Stories, Hoopsnake Music 2004.)
7. Taj Mahal, "Truck Driver's Two-Step," (Music Fuh Ya', Warner Brothers LP 1977.)
8. Anne Weiss, "Concrete World and The Lover's Dream," by Anne Weiss, (Concrete World and the Lover's Dream," Potter St. Records 2008.)
9. Hoyt Axton, "Nothin' to Lose," by Hoyt Axton, (Less than the Song, Lady Jane Music 1972.)
10. Hoyt Axton, "Oklahoma Song," by Hoyt Axton, (Less than the Song.)
11. Big Sandy and His Fly-Rite Boys, "Power of the 45," by Robert Williams, (Turntable Matinee, YepRoc 2006.)
12. Lisa Miller and the Trailer Park Honeys, "He's Alive," by Lisa Miller, (Lipstick and Beer.)
13. Kitty Wells, "I've Got You on my Mind Again," by Buck Owens, (Guilty Street, Decca.)
14. Leon Russell, "Am I That Easy to Forget," by C. Belew/ W. Stevenson, (Hank Wilson's Back.)
15. Irma Thomas (with Henry Butler on Piano,) "The River is Waiting," (Simply Grand.)
16. Henry Butler, "TeeNaNa," by D.Lemons, (Blues After Sunset, BlackTop 1998.)
17. Mary Gauthier, "I Drink," by Mary Gauthier, (Drag Queens in Limousines, In the Black 1999.)
18. Steve Miler Band, "The Joker," by Steve Miller, (The Joker, Capital 1973.)
19. Brewer and Shipley, "One Toke Over the Line," by M. Brewer/ T. Shipley, (Tarkio, KamaSutra 1970.)
20. Trashcan Joe, "Junk Junky," by Captain James Cook, (Real Life, Trashcan Joe 2007.)
21. Tom Waits, "Filipino Boxspring Hog," by Tom Waits, (Mule Variations, Anti 1999.)
22. Amy Read, "Black Boots with Spurs," by Amy Read, (The Hollow Girl, Halloween Music.)
23. Michael Hurley, "I Paint a Design," by Michael Hurley, (Wolfways, 1994.)
24. Levon Helm, "The Mood I Was In," by Fred Carter Jr., (The RCA All-Stars.)
25. Austin Lounge Lizards, "Paint Me on Velvet," by Card/ Deisler, (Paint Me on Velvet.)
26. The Be Good Tanyas, "Oh Susanna," traditonal, (Blue Horse, Porch Music 2000.)
27. Trashcan Joe, "For the Moon," by Mike Danner, (Real Life.)
28. The Steve Miller Band, "Come on in My Kitchen," (The Joker.)
29. Denise Drake, "See You When I See You," by Denise Drake, (Read My Lips, Smokin' Mamma.)






Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Cafe Vaquera with Calamity Jane


September 13th, 2009
Welcome to the Cafe Vaquera. Sit down and rest a spell...

1. The Play-Rite Boys, "Calamity Jane Theme," by Teddy Deane.
2. Eddie from Ohio, "Quick," by Schaefer, (Quick, Virginia Soul Records 2001.)
3. David Lindley, "Quarter of a Man," by Robert Fuller, (El-Rayo-X LIVE!)
4. Jake Ray, with Dave Reisch and Jim Boyer, "Rosebud," by Jeffrey Frederick, (St. Jeffrey's Day: The songs of Jeffrey Frederick, Frederick Productions.)
5. Holy Modal Rounders and Friends, "Random Canyon," by Peter Stampfel, (I Make a Wish for a Potato.)
6. Del Rey, "A Bungalow in Bangalow," by Del Rey, X-Rey Guitar.
7. Michael Hurley, "Dying Crapshooter Blues," (The Ancestral Swamp.)
8. Bob Dylan and the Grateful Dead, "Knockin' on Heaven's Door," by Bob Dylan, (Dylan and the Dead, 1989 Grateful Dead.)
9. The Rolling Stones, "Dead Flowers," by M. Jagger/ K. Richards, (Stripped LIVE!, Virgin Records America, 1995.)
10. Holy Modal Rounders, "Dreadful Snake," (Too Much Fun, Rounder 1999.)
11. Shelia Wilcoxson and The Back Porch Blues, "Baby Please Don't Go," by Joe Williams, (Back to Basics.)
12. Charlie Musselwhite, "One Time One Night," by David Hidalgo/ Louie Perez, (One Night in America, Telarc, 2002.)
13. Ranch Romance, "Trouble," by Jo Miller, (Blue Blazes, Sugar Hill 1991.)
14. Steve Earle, "What's a Simple Man to Do?" by Steve Earle, (Jerusalem, Artemis Records.)
15. Michelle Shocked, "Too Little Too Late," by Michelle Shocked, (Mercury Poise: 1988-1995, Mercury 1996.)
16. Ellis Paul, "Did Galileo Pray?" by Ellis Paul, (LIVE!, Rounder, Philo Records 2000.)
17. Holly Cole, "Good Old World," by Tom Waits, (Temptations, Metro Blue 1995.)
18. Tom Waits, "Shiver Me Timbers," by Tom Waits, (The Heart of Saturday Night, Elektra/ Asylum Records 1974.)
19. The Crooked Jades, "Sandy Boys," Traditional, (World's on Fire, Jade Note Music 2006.)
20. The Dolly Ranchers, "Truck Driver," by Sarah-Jane Moody/ Marisa Anderson, (Ten O'Clock Bird, Chaos Kitchen Music 2000.)
21. The Juanita Family, "You Look Like Trouble," by the Juanita Family, (The Juanita Family and Friends.)
22. Avett Brothers, "Will You Return," by the Avett Brothers, (Emotionalism, Ramseur Records.)
23. The Byrds, "You're Still on my Mind," by L. McDaniel, (Sweethearts of the Rodeo.)
24. Little Sue, "Sweetie," by Susannah Weaver, (Crow, Bathtub Lily Music 1998.)
25. Freak Mountain Ramblers, "Long Lost Mind," by Jeffrey Caine, (Freak Mountain Ramblers, 1999.)
26. Jeffrey Frederick and the Clamtones, "Let Me Down," (Spiders in the Moonlight.)
27. Michael Hurley, "Juanita," by Jeffrey Frederick, (St. Jeffrey's Day, Frederick Productions 2009.)
28. The Byrds, "You Ain't Goin' Nowhere," (Sweethearts of the Rodeo.)
29. David Lindley, "Papa Was a Rolling Stone," by Barret Strong/ Norman Whitfield, (El-Rayo-X LIVE!)
30. Denise Drake, "See You When I See You," by Denise Drake, (Read My Lips, Smokin' Mamma.)








Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Cafe Vaquera with Calamity Jane...

Fisherpoet Dave Densmore tells it like it is!

Cafe Vaquera...
Tuesday, October 6th, 2009...

1. Teddy Deane and the Play-Rite Boys from Friday Harbor, WA, "Calamity Jane Theme," by Teddy Deane.
2. John Prine, "My Darling Hometown," by John Prine, (Fair & Square.)
3. Blind Pilot, "Two Towns from Me," by Israel Nebeker, Promo.
4. Jesse Sykes & the Sweet Thereafter, "Weary Blues from Waiting," by H. Williams, (Hard-Headed Woman.)
5. Lee Blake, "Into the Mystic," by Van Morrison, (Acoustic Lee.)
6. Dave Densmore, "Fishing Fever," by Dave Densmore, (It's Not Just the Fish, Boy!)
7. Martin Sexton, "With a Little Help from My Friends," the Joe Cocker hit... (Solo, "Live.")
8. John Prine, "Flashback Blues," by John Prine, (John Prine.)
9. Victoria Williams, "Tarbelly & Featherfoot," by Victoria Williams, (Promo Sampler.)
10. Michael Hurley, "Hog of the Forsaken," by Michael Hurley, (Ida con Snock.)
11. Michael Hurley, Unholy Modal Rounders, and Jeffrey Frederick and the Clamtones, "Jack Knife/ Red Newt," by Jeffrey Frederick, (Have Moicy!)
12. Sheila Wilcoxson, "Honey Let Me lay It on You," (Backwater Blues.)
13. Bingo Band, "Singing to the Dentist," by Jeffrey Frederick, (St. Jeffrey's Day, The Songs of Jeffrey Frederick.)
14. Bob Dylan and the Grateful Dead, "Queen Jane Approximately," by Bob Dylan, (Dylan & Dead.)
15. Dave Alvin, "Ol'55," by Tom Waits, (Step Right Up.)
16. Lucinda Williams, "Drunken Angel," by Lucinda Williams, (Car Wheels on a Gravel Road.)
17. Gram Parsons, "We'll Sweet Out the Ashes in the Morning," by Gram Parsons, (GP.)
18. K.D. Lang, "Full Moon Full of Love," by Jeannie Smith/ Leroy Preston, (Absolute Torch & Twang.)
19. Hayseed Dixie, "Feel Like Making Love," hit by Bad Company, (A Hillbilly Tribute to Love.)
20. Hayseed Dixie, "Perfect Woman," by Hayseed Dixie, (A Hillbilly Tribute to Love.)
21. Susan Tedeschi, "Angel from Montgomery," by John Prine, (Just Won't Burn.)
22. Velvida Underground, "Alcohol."
23. Handsome Family, "Flapping your Broken Wings," by Rennie Sparks/ Brett Sparks, (Last Days of Winter.)
24. Jolie Holland, "Mexican Blue," by Jolie Holland, (Springtime Can Kill You.)
25. The Waifs, "Don't Think Twice, It's Alright," by Bob Dylan, (A Brief History.)
26. The Hacienda Brothers, "Cry Like a Baby," (Music for Ranch and Town.)
27. Little Feat & Friends with Bela Fleck, "The Weight," by J.R. Robertson, (Join the Band.)
28. David Lindley, "Do You Wanna Dance?" by Bobby Freeman, " (ElRayo-X LIVE!)
29. Denise Drake, "See You When I See You," by Denise Drake, (Read My Lips.)

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Cafe Vaquera with Calamity Jane... 3-HOUR Special!

Three hours in the Cafe Vaquera alone with Calamity Jane. Hey, it's an opportunity to draw ideas for my new yard-scape!


1. Teddy Deane and the Play-Rite Boys, "Calamity Jane Theme," by Teddy Deane.
2. Jeffrey Frederick and the Clamtones, "Honolulu," by Jeffrey Frederick, (Clamtones BC.)
3. Christine Lavin, "Cold Pizza," by Christine Lavin, (Cold Pizza for Breakfast.)
4. Sam Bush, "Howlin' at the Moon," by James L. Ratis/ John McEuen, (Howlin' at the Moon.)
5. Infamous Stringdusters, "Get it While You Can," by Edward D. Barnes, (Infamous Stringdusters.)
6. Iris DeMent, "Hobo Bill's Last Ride," by Jimmie Rodgers, (The Songs of Jimmie Rodgers: A Tribute.)
7. Lex Browning, "This Too Shall Pass," by Lex Browning, (Good Rain.)
8. Martin Simpson, "Forgotten the Blues," unknown, (LIVE at the Holywell Music Room, Oxford.)
9. The Greencards, "The Ghost of Who We Were," by Carol Young/ Jedd Hughes," (Weather and Water.)
10. Doc Watson and David Grisman, "Sweet Georgia Brown," by Pinckard, Casey, Bernie, (Doc & Dawg.)
11. Junior Brown, "Coconut Island," by J. Brown, (12 Shades of Brown.)
12. R. Crumb and the Cheap Suit Serenaders, "Hano Hano Hawaii," by Kealoha, (Singing in the Bathtub.)
13. Swingline Cubs, "Green Door," by Bob Davie/ Marvin Moore, (In Full Swing.)
14. Asylum Street Spankers, "Since I've Met You Baby," by Ivory Joe Hunter, (Mercurial.)
15. Holly Cole, "The Heart of Saturday Night," by Tom Waits, (Temptation.)
16. C.W. Stoneking, "Jungle Blues," by C.W. Stoneking, (Jungle Blues.)
17. Sheila Wilcoxson, "Bad Sport Blues," by Alan Hager, (Backwater Blues.)
18. Hot Tuna, "Candy Man," by Rev. Gary Davis, (First Pull Up--Then Pull Down.)
19. Dolly Ranchers, "Too Drunk to go Home," by Sarah-Jane Moody/ Marisa Anderson, (Ten O'Clock Bird.)
20. David Lindley, "She Took Off my Romeos," by Bob "Frizz" Fuller, (El-Rayo-X.)
21. Grateful Dead, "Mama Tried," by Merle Haggard, (Grateful Dead.)
22. Bob Dylan, "If You See Her Say Hello," by Bob Dylan, (Blood on the Tracks.)
23. Bonnie Raitt, "Love Has No Pride," by Eric Kaz/ Libby Titus, (Collection.)
24. Railroad Earth, "Colorado," by Todd Sheaffer/ Andy Goessing, (The Black Bear Sessions.)
25. The Waifs, "Lies," by J. Cunningham, (Sink or Swim.)
26. Trampled by Turtles, "Like An Empty House," by Dave Simonett, (Trouble.)
27. Bob Dylan, "My Wife's Hometown," by Bob Dylan, (Together Through Life.)
28. The Du-Tels, "VooDoo Queen Marie," by (?) Peter Stampfel, (No Knowledge of Music Required.)
29. Michael Hurley, UNHoly Modal Rounders, Jeffrey Frederick and the Clamtones, "HooDoo Bash," by Antonia, (Have Moicy!)
30. Ry Cooder, "Smack Dab in the Middle," by Charles E. Calhoun, (River Rescue.)
31. Marva Wright, "Nothing Takes the Place of You," by Toussaint McCall/ Patrick Robinson, (Heartbreakin' Woman.)
32. Tom Waits, "Drunk on the Moon," by Tom Waits, (The Heart of Saturday Night.)
33. Dr. John (Featuring Randy Newman), "I Ate Up the Apple Tree," by Dave Williams, (N'Awlinz--Dis Dat orD'Udda.)
34. Maria Muldaur, "Louisiana Love Call," by M. Grebb, (Louisiana Love Call.)
35. Van Morrison, "There Stands the Glass," by Alice Gresham/ Russ Hull/ Mary Jane Shurtz, (Pay the Devil.)
36. Langhorn Slim, "By theTime the Suns Gone Down," by Langhorn Slim, (The Suns Gone Down.)
37. Charliei Musselwhite, "Rank Strangers to Me," by Albert E. Brumley, (One Night in America.)
38. Les Paul and Mary Ford, "Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams," by T. Koehler, (The Fabulous Les Paul and Mary Ford.)
39. Leon Redbone, "The One Rose," by Del Lyon/ Lani McIntire, (Champagne Charlie.)
40. Queen Ida, "I Can See Clearly Now," by Johnny Nash, (Mardi Gras!)
41. Professor Longhair, "It's My Fault Darling," by (?) Professor Longhair, (Crawfish Fiesta.)
42. Coco Robicheaux, "Juanita," by Coco Robicheaux, (Louisiana Medicine Man.)
43. Denise Drake, "See Ya When I See Ya," by Denise Drake, (Read My Lips.)

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

Cafe Vaquera

Howdy. Welcome to the Cafe Vaquera! Last weekend I took in the Rod Run in Ocean Park, WA, so I'm all hyped up about classic cars and lots of METAL! Tonight's show is heavily influenced by CARS! I LOVE CARS! See ya on the car radio. CJ

1. The Play-Rite Boys, "Calamity Jane Theme," by Teddy Deane, www.teddydeane.com
2. Ry Cooder, "Crazy 'Bout an Automobile," by William R. Emerson, (Borderline/ WB1980.)
3. Swingline Cubs, "Studebaker Joe," by Teddy Deane, (In Full Swing, 1999.)
4. Michael Hurley, "Your Old Gearbox," by Michael Hurley, (Live in Edinburgh/ Snocko Music 1999.)
5. Fred Eaglesmith, "Mighty Big Car," by Fred Eaglesmith, (50-Odd Dollars/ Razor & Tie 1999.)
6. Stillbillies, "Big Black Car," by The Stillbillies, (Armed and Hammered/ Craptone Records 2009.)
7. Josie Kreuzer, "Just Passingi Through Your Heart," by Josie Kreuzer, (As-Is/ She Devil Music 1999.)
8. Lisa and Her Kin, "Truck Stop Lovin'," by Ian Miller/ Lisa Miller, (Chicken Shack/ Miller High-Life 2007.)
9. The Infamous Stringdusters, "Won't Be Coming Back," by Travis Book, (The Infamous Stringdusters/ Sugar Hill Records 2008.)
10. Rickie Lee Jones, "Last Chance Texaco," by Rickie Lee Jones, (Live and Acoustic/ Naked Songs/ Reprise 2995.)
11. Wayne Hancock, "Route 66," by B. Troup, (Swing Time/ Bloodshot Records 2003.)
12. Lucinda Williams, "Car Wheels on a Gravel Road," by Lucinda Williams, (Car Wheels on a Gravel Road/ Mercury 1998.)
13. Taj Mahal, "Mercedes," by Joplin/ McClure/ Neuwirth, (Blues Down Deep: Songs of Janis Joplin/ House of Blues.)
14. Eddie from Ohio, "Number Six Driver," by Schaefer, (Quick/ Virginia Soul 2001.)
15. Drew Emmitt, "All Night Ride," by Emmitt/Galloway, (Across the Bridge/ Compass 2005.)
16. Erica Wheeler, "Sober Harley Guys," by Erica Wheeler, (The Harvest/ Signature Sounds 1996.)
17. Willie Nelson & Leon Russell, "One for My Baby and One More for the Road," by Harlen/ J.H. Mercer, (One for the Road/ CBS 1979.)
18. Lucy Kaplansky, "Love is the Ride," by Lucy Kaplansky, (Flesh and Bone/ Red House Records 1996.)
19. Justin Townes Earle, "Ain't Glad I'm Leaving," by J.T. Earle, (The Good Life/ Bloodshot 2008.)
20. Iris De Ment (with Delbert McClinton,) "Trouble," by Iris DeMent/Elmer McCall, (The Way I Should/ Warner Brothers 1996.)
21. Johnny Cash, "I've Been Everywhere," by Johnny Cash, (Unchained/ American Recordings 1994.)
22. Cynthia Gayneau, "Blue Highway," by Cynthia Gayneau, (Blue Highway/ Botte Music 1996.)
23. Sam Bush, "On the Road," by John Hartford, (Laps in Seven/ Sugar Hill 2006.)
24. Walter Bodega Band, "Drivin' on 9," by D. Leone/ S. Hickoff, (Walter Bodega/ 1998/ www.walterbodega.bc.ca.)
25. The Waifs, "Highway 1," by D. Simpson, (Up All Night/ Compass-Jarrah 2003.)
26. Austin Lounge Lizards, "Hey, Little Minivan," (Employee of the Month/ Sugar Hill 1998.)
27. Kid Siegel, "Highway 101," by David "Kid" Siegel, (Sweet Home on the Coast/ Sleepy Owl 2000.)
28. Infamous Stringdusters, "Golden Ticket," by Jesse Cobb, (The Infamous Stringdusters/ Sugar Hill 2008.)
29. Michael Hurley, "Drivin' Wheel," by Michael Hurley, (Have Moicy! / Rounder 1976.)
30. Denise Drake, "See You When I See You," by Denise Drake, (Read My Lips/ Smokin' Mamma Music."

Monday, September 14, 2009

I am donating this painting to the River Keeper's auction taking place on October 3rd.

Friday, September 11, 2009

Friday Folk with Calamity Jane


I sat in for Albert on Friday Folk on Sept. 11, 2009. That show is 10AM-Noon, and covers a wide range of loosely categorized "Folk." Music of the folks? All kinds of folk. Folkin' A!

1. Kristin Andreassen, "Crayola Doesn't Make a Color for your Eyes," by Kristin Andreassen, (Kiss Me Hello.)
2. Michael Hurley, "I Paint A Design," by Michael Hurley, (Wolfways.)
3. Austin Lounge Lizards, "The dogs, They Really Miss You," by Hank Card/ Kristen Nelso Card, (Employee of the Month.)
4. The Amazing Rhuthm Aces, "Third Rate Romance," by R. Smith, (Ride Again.)
5. Tish Hinojosa, "El Vaquero," by Tish Hinojosa, (Culture Swing.)
6. Simon Lynge, "London Town," by Simon Lynge, (A Beautiful Way To Drown.)
7. Salamander Crossing, "Passion Train," by Jeff Kelliher, (Passion Train.)
8. Martin Sexton, "Freedom of the Road," by Martin Sexton, (Black Sheep.)
9. Emmylou Harris, "Queen of the Silver Dollar," by Shel Silverman, (Pieces of the Sky.)
10. Pine Valley Cosmonauts, "Across the Alley from the Alamo," by J. Greene, (The Majesty of Bob Wills.)
11. Justin Townes Earle, "Black Eyed Suzy," by J.T. Earle, (Midnight at the Movies.)
12. Iris DeMent, "Easy's Gettin' Harder Every Day," by Iris DeMent, (My Life.)
13. Darrell Scott, "Nobody Eats at Linebaugh's Anymore," by John Hartford, (Modern Hymns.)
14. John Doe and The Sadies, "A Fool Such as I," by Carl Belew, (Country Club.)
15. Erin McKeown, "La Petite Mort," by Erin McKeown, (Distillation.)
16. Leo Kottke, "Louise," by Paul Siebel, (Greenhouse.)

James Faretheewell visited me live on Friday Folk. He is a singer/songwriter from Portland, Oregon, and was playing in the area that night. We had a nice on-air chat and he played two songs on his lovely Martin guitar.

17. Trashcan Joe, "Rehabilitation," by Capt. James Cook, (Real Life.)
18. The Waifs, "Bridal Train," by The Waifs, (A Brief History.)
19. Brian Joseph, "We're Gonna Laugh," by Brian Joseph, "We're Gonna Laugh."
20. Kasey Chambers, "A Little Bit Lonesome," by Kasey Chambers, (Barricades and Brickwalls.)
21. Fred Eaglesmith, "Spookin' the Horses," by Fred Eaglesmith, (Lipstick Lies and Gasoline.)
22. Cynthia Gayneau, "The Way You Call Me Baby," by Cynthia Gayneau, (Blue Highway.)
23. Sam Bush, "Take Me Out to the Ball Game," by Albert VonTilzer/ Jack Norworth, (Howlin' at the Moon.)



Tuesday, September 8, 2009

Cafe Vaquera with Calamity Jane

Fisherpoet Geno Leech and Calamity Jane.... (Self-Portrait) in front of the Tillicum House.

1. The Play-Rite Boys, "Calamity Jane Theme," by Teddy Deane. (www.teddydeane.com)
2. Jon Campbell, "Piracy," by Jon Campbell, (Keep on Fishin'.)
3. Jimmy Buffett, "A Pirate Looks at Forty," by Jimmy Buffett, (Jimmy Buffett.)
4. Geno Leech, "Quonset Hut," a poem by Jon Campbell. (recorded TODAY in KMUN studios.)
5. Jon Campbell, "Frederick's of Galillee," by Jon Campbell, (Keep on Fishin'.)
6. Christine Lavin, "I've Been Living on Milk and Cookies," by Christine Lavin, (Absolutely LIVE!)
7. Freak Mountain Ramblers, "They All Asked for You," by The Meters, (Flexible.) www.freakmountain.com
8. Be Good Tanyas, "Out of the Wilderness," Traditional, (Hello Love.)
9. Langhorn Slim, "She's Gone," by Langhorn Slim, (Langhorn Slim and the War Eagles.)
10. Rachel Browning, "No Regrets," by Rachel Browning, (Good Thing Going.)
11. The Handsome Family, "After We Shot The Grizzly," by Rennie Sparks/ Brett Sparks, (Last Days of Wonder.)
12. Judith Edelman, "Good Day, There it Goes," by Judith Edelman, (Drama Queen.)
13. Tom Freund, "I Don't Want to Wait," by Tom Freund, (Copper Moon.)
14. Rickie Lee Jones, "Comin' Back to Me," by Marty Balin, (Pop Pop.)
15. Bob Dylan, "I Feel a Change Comin' On," by Bob Dylan, (Together Through Life.)
16. Jimmy Buffett, "Changes in Latitudes, Changes in Attitudes," by Jimmy Buffett, (Jimmy Buffett.)
17. Geno Leech, "I Miss the Fish, But I Don't Miss the Fishing," A Poem by Geno Leech, Fisherpoets 2003.
18. John Van Amerongen, "Last Trollers Waltz," by John Van Amerongen, Fisherpoets 2003.
19. Lyle Lovett, "If I Had a Boat," by Lyle Lovett, (Pontiac.)
20. Crooked Still, "Captain, Captain," by Rebecca King Jones, (Still Crooked.)
21. Jorma Kaukonen, "Preachin' on the Old Campground," by Mississippi John Hurt, (River of Time.)
22. The Wayward Members of the Mudbay Jug Band, "Gimme Back My Wig," by Samuel Hopkins, (Blues in a Bottle.)
23. Kim Lenz, "Kiss and Tell Baby," by Kim Lenz, (Kim Lenz and Her Jaguars.)
24. Little Feat and Friends (Brooks and Dunn,) "Willin'," by Lowell George, (Join the Band.)
25. David Lindley and Wally Ingram, "Methlab Boyfriend," by David Lindley, (Twango Bango II.)
26. Asylum Street Spanker, "Funnel of Love," by C. McCoy/ K. Westberry, (Hard-Headed Woman: A Celebration of Wanda Jackson.)
27. K.D. Lang, "Pullin' Back the Reins," by K.D. Lang/ Ben Mink, (Torch and Twang.)
28. Aaron Neville, "Why Should I Be Lonely," by Jimmie Rodgers, (The Songs of Jimmie Rodgers: A Tribute.)
29. Freak Mountain Ramblers, "I Shall Rise," by Lex Browning, (Flexible.)
30. The Handsome Family, "Bowling Alley Bar," by Rennie Sparks/ Brett Sparks, (Last Days of Wonder.)
31. Langhorn Slim, "Diamonds and Gold," by Langhorn Slim, (Langhorn Slim and the War Eagles.)
32. Jerry Douglas, "In the Sweet By and By," Traditional, (Lookout for Hope.)
33. Denise Drake, "See You When I See You," by Denise Drake, (Read My Lips.)




Cafe Vaquera with Calamity Jane

Today I'm recording Fisherpoet Geno Leech doing Fisherpoet Jon Campbell's poem, "Quonset Hut." I'll play it for you on Cafe Vaquera. I have always wanted a Quonset Hut in which to live and work! This one is in Portland, OR.

Tuesday, September 1, 2009

Cafe Vaquera with Calamity Jane

Gee, September 1, already. I do love FALL, however. The tourists go home. The kiddies go back to school. We can get in and out of Astoria without sitting in a dude-string. And KMUN sings on!

1. Teddy Deane and the Play-Rite Boys, "Calamity Jane Theme," by Teddy Deane.
2. Erica Wheeler, "Autumn," by Erica Wheeler, (The Harvest.)
3. Delbert McClinton, "When Rita Leaves," by Delbert McClinton, (Nothing Personal.)
4. Cowboy Junkies, "Sad to See the Season Go," by Michael Timmins, (Rarities, B-Sides and Slow, Sad Waltzes.)
5. Colorblind James Experience, "Call of the Wild," by Colorblind James, (Call of the Wild.)
6. Michael Hurley, UnHoly Modal Rounders, Jeffrey Frederick and the Clamtones, "Midnight in Paris," by Con Conrad and Herb Magidson, (HAVE MOICY!)
7. The Countrypolitians, "Instant Love," by Elisabeth Ames, Geoff Clarkson, and Roger Conley, (Tired of Drowning.)
8. Fred Eaglesmith, "Crazier," by Fred Eaglesmith, (50-Odd Dollars.)
9. Anne Weiss, "Fall," by Anne Weiss, (Concrete World and the Lover's Dream.)
10. Jim Lauderdale with Donna the Buffalo, "Sapphire," by Jim Lauderdale, (Wait 'Til Spring.)
11. Mary Gauthier, "Between the Daylight and the Dark," by Mary Gauthier, (Between Daylight and Dark.)
12. Cowboy Junkies, "If You Gotta Go Go Now," by Bob Dylan, (Rarities, B-Sides and Slow, Sad Waltzes.)
13. The Byrds, "Turn Turn Turn!" by Pete Seeger and Book of Ecclesiastes, (The Essential Byrds.)
14. Tom Waits, "New Coat of Paint," by Tom Waits, (The Heart of Saturday Night.)
15. Ray Charles with Nora Jones, "Here We Go Again," by Russell Steagall, Don Lanier, (Genius Loves Company.)
16. Eva Cassidy, "Autumn Leaves," by Johnny Mercer, Joseph Kozma, Jacques Prevert, (Songbird.)
17. Vetiver, "At Forest Edge," by Andy Cabic, (Tight Knit.)
18. Neil Young, "Harvest," by Neil Young, (Harvest.)
19. The Flatlanders, "Down in the Light of the Melon Moon," by Butch Hancock, Joe Ely, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, (Now Again.)
20. Willie Nelson, "Peach Pickin' Time in Georgia," by Jimmie Rodgers, (The Songs of Jimmie Rodgers: A Tribute.)
21. Little Feat with Emmylou Harris, Sam Bush, Bela Fleck, "Sailin' Shoes," by Lowell George, (Join the Band.)
22. Bob Dylan, "The Times They Are A-Changin'," by Bob Dylan, (Unplugged- MTV.)
23. Carole King, "Smackwater Jack," by Gerry Goffin, Carole King, (Tapestry.)
24. Van Morrison, "'Til I Gain Control Again," by Rodney Crowell, (Pay the Devil.)
25. Paul Black, "Down on Me," by J. Joplin, (House of Blues: Songs of Janis Joplin.)
26. The Wood Brothers, "Time to Stand Still," by Oliver Wood, (Ways Not to Lose.)
27. Fleetwood Mac, "Bare Trees," by D. Kirwan, (Bare Trees.)
28. Tom Waits, "San Diego Serenade," by Tom Waits, (The Heart of Saturday Night.)
29. Denise Drake, "See You When I See You," by Denise Drake, (Read My Lips.)

Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Cafe Vaquera with Calamity Jane

Tonight I interviewed, via telephone, Teddy Deane and Jonathan Piff of the Play-Rite Boys of Friday Harbor, WA. (San Juan Island...) Teddy wrote and recorded my bran new theme song, "CALAMITY JANE." We celebrated the release of their new CD called "Goin' Home to Friday Harbor," in honor of the town's centennial celebration. Thank you to Karri G. for helping me engineer! (www.teddydeane.com)

1. Teddy Deane and the Play-Rite Boys, "Calamity Jane Theme, by Teddy Deane.
2. Freak Mountain Ramblers, "Belly Song," by Antonia, (Freak Mountain Ramblers.)
3. The Play-Rite Boys, "Goin' Home to Friday Harbor," by Teddy Deane, (Goin' Home to Friday Harbor.)
4. Jass Two, "Blue Skies," by Irving Berlin, (Charleston.)
5. The Play-Rite Boys, "Lyin' With My Baby," by Teddy Deane, (So Far So Good.)

6. PHONE INTERVIEW with TEDDY DEANE AND JONATHAN PIFF. We talked about their new CD and about recording my new theme song and the Pig War and Wolf Hollow Rehabilitation Center and our dogs and Friday Harbor and gardening and music.

7. The Play-Rite Boys, "Wolf Hollow Jamboree," by Teddy Deane, (Going Home to Friday Harbor.)
8. The Play-Rite Boys, "So Far So Good," by Teddy Deane, (So Far So Good.)
9. Jeffrey Frederick and the Clamtones, "Robbin' Banks," Jeffrey Frederick, (Clamtones BC.)
10. Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli, "Rose Room," by William Huckman, (The Quintet of the Hot Club of France.)
11. Patsy Cline, "Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home," (Live at the Cimarron Ballroom.)
12. Cheap Suit Serenaders, "Sweet Lorraine," (First Album.)
13. John Sebastian and the J. Band, "The New Jug Band Waltz," (I Want My Roots.)
14. The Wiyos, "Angeline," by the Wiyos, (Broken Land Bell.)
15. Jeffrey Frederick and the Clamtones, "Grizelda," by Antonia, (Clamtones BC.)
16. The Play-Rite Boys, "Cheatin' on the Kaleetan," by Teddy Deane, (Goin' Home to Friday Harbor.)
17. Bob Dylan, "My Wife's Home Town," by Bob Dylan, (Together Through Life.)
18. C.W.Stoneking, "Housebound Blues," by C.W.Stoneking, (Jungle Blues.)
19. Marcia Ball, Irma Thomas, Tracy Nelson, "Yield Not to Temptation," (Sing it!)
20. Willie Nelson and Asleep at the Wheel, "Bring it on Down to My House," (Willie and the Wheel.)
21. Charlie Musselwhite, "In a Town this Size," by Kieran Kane, (One Night in America.)
22. Maria Muldaur, "Travelin' Shoes," Traditional, (Waitress in a Donut Shop.)
23. Van Morrison, "Don't You Make Me High," (Pay the Devil.)
24. Delbert McClinton, "Before You Accuse Me," by Eugene McDaniel, (Honky Tonk N Blues.)
25. Lynn Miles, "When Did the World," by Lynn Miles, (Unravel.)
26. Justin Townes Earle, "Here We Go Again," by J.T. Earle, (Midnight at the Movies.)
27. Tracy Nelson, "What Good Can Drinkin' Do?" by Janis Joplin, (House of Blues: Songs by Janis Joplin.)
28. Swingline Cubs, "Over the Rainbow," by Harold Arlem, (On the Street.)
29. Denise Drake, "See Ya When I See Ya," by Denise Drake, (Read My Lips.)



Pledge Jam!

Thank you to everyone who helped with this season's pledge drive. You guys are amazing the way you support Coast Community Radio! I didn't post my play list for last week because Denise Drake, Michael Hurley and Dallas Williams all played live. We had a fun jam with Cowboy Jack and Too Tall Tom on the mics, and me engineering and keeping all the balls in the air. Thank you. Thank you. Thank you...

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Cafe Vaquera with Calamity Jane

Cafe Vaquera...

Cafe Vaquera with Calamity Jane...

Welcome to a three-hour Cafe Vaquera! 9-Midnight tonight, as I fill in for part of the Juke Joint. Check out my new theme song by Teddy Deane and the Play-Rite Boys...

1. Lisa and Her Kin, "Jane's Place," by Lisa Miller, (Two Weeks in Texas.)
2. The Play-Rite Boys, "Calamity Jane Theme," by Teddy Deane.
3. Asylum Street Spankers, "Got My Mojo Workin'," by Preston Foster, (Mercurial.)
4. Sassparilla, "She Drinks Alone," by D. Franz, K. Blackwell, (Rumpus.)
5. Kasey Chambers, "We're All Gonna Die Someday," by Kasey Chambers, (The Captain.)
6. The Wiyos, "Green Bottle #6," by Teddy Weber, (Broken Land Bell.)
7. John Doe and the Sadies, "Help Me Make it Through the Night," by Kris Kristoferson, (Country Club.)
8. Daniel VanDyk, "Red Light Lover," by Daniel VanDyk, (Demo...)
9. Po'Girl, "9 Hours to Go," by Klein, Russell, Avery, (Home to You.)
10. Justin Townes Earle, "SomeDay I'll be Forgiven for This," by J.T. Earle, (Midnight at the Movies.)
11. Vetiver, "Another Reason to Go," by Andy Cabic, (Tight Knit.)
12. The Play-Rite Boys, "That Yellow Dog of Mine," by Teddy Deane, (So Far So Good.)
13. John Prine (and Emmylou Harris,) "I Know One," by Jack Clement, (In Spite of Ourselves.)
14. Jon Strider, "Best of Both Worlds," by Jon Strider, (White Wings.)
15. Crooked Still, "Undone in Sorrow," by Ola Belle Reed, (Still Crooked.)
16. Floating Glass Balls, "The Bramble and the Rose."
17. Eagle Ridin' Papas with Johnnie Ward, "Don't Put that Thing on Me," (Juke.Jug.Jass.Blues.Hokum.)
18. Lost Bayou Ramblers, "Freight Train Blues, " by Octa Clark, (Vermillionaire.)
19. The Avett Brothers, "Will You Return?" by Avett Brothers, (Emotionalism.)
20. Heather Christie, "Avenue," by Heather Christie, (Are You Willing??)
21. David Brombergy, "Levee Camp Moan," Traditional, (Try Me One More Time.)
22. Cancye Kane, "These Boots are Made for Walkin'," (Diva La Grande.)
23. Dan HIcks and the Hot Licks, "That''s the Smoke They're Blowin'," by Dan Hicks, (Selected Shorts.)
24. Michael Hurley, "O My Stars," by Michael Hurley, (Sweetkorn.)
25. Jolie Holland, "Mehitable's Blues," by Jolie Holland, (Springtime Can Kill You.)
26. Michael Hurley, "El Dorado," by Michael Hurley, (Live in Edinburgh.)
27. C.W. Stoneking, "The Love Me or Die," by C.W. Stoneking, (Jungle Blues.)
28. Rickie Lee Jones, "Coolsville," by Rickie Lee Jones, (Naked Songs.)
29. Sloan Wainwright, "Stand," (Sloan Wainwright.)
30. Tom Waits, "Please Call Me Baby," by Tom Waits, (The Heart of Saturday Night.)
31. The Play-Rite Boys with Teddy Deane, "Calamity Jane Theme," by Teddy Deane. (I couldn't resist playing it AGAIN!)
32. Ray Charles (and Bonnie Raitt,) "Do I Ever Cross Your Mind?" by Billy Burnette and Michael Smotherman, (Genius Loves Company.)
33. Asylum Street Spankers, "Sugar in my Bowl," by Clarence Williams and Daily Small, Tim Brymn, (Mercural.)
34. J.J. Cale and Eric Clapton, "Sporting LIfe Blues," by Brownie McGhee, (Escondido.)
35. Fiona Boyes, "Drink to Your Health," by Fiona Boyes, (Sweet Jelly Roll.)
36. The Commitments, "I Can't Stand the Rain," by Donald Bryant, Ann Peebles, and Bernard Miller, (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.)
37. The Commitments, "Try a Little Tenderness," by Harry Woods, Jimmy Campbell, and Reg Connelly, (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack.)
38. Tom Waits, "The Heart of Saturday Night," by Tom Waits, (The Heart of Saturday Night.)
39. Billie Holiday, "God Bless the Child," by Holiday and Herzog, (Billie's Blues.)
40. Billie Holiday, "All of Me," by Simons and Marks, (All of Me.)
41. Zakiya Hooker, "New Orleans Rain," by Doug Duffey, (Flavors of the Blues.)
42. Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, "You're Gonna Get It," by Bosco Mann, (Naturally.)
43. Etta James, "Stop the Wedding," by Pearl Woods, Leroy Kirkland, and Freddy Johnson, (Her Best.)
44. Candye Kane, "Gifted in the Ways of Love," by Candye Kane and Jack Tehrchin, (Diva La Grande.)
45. Charlie Musselwhite, "Rank Strangers to Me," by Albert E. Brumley, (One Night in America.)
46. Denise Drake, "See Ya When I See Ya," by Denise Drake, (Read My Lips.)

Tuesday, August 4, 2009

Cafe Vaquera Post-Pickathon Celebration!

Cafe Vaquera with Calamity Jane...

Howdy Folks! I'm fresh off the trail of the 2009 Pickathon. I heard some great new "Indie" music, with a focus, this year on more orchestration and more complex stuff. Nice!

1. Kid Siegel, "Sweet Home on the Coast," by David "Kid" Siegel, (Sweet Home on the Coast.)
2. Wiyos, "Promenade," by Teddy Weber, (Broken Land Bell.)
3. C.W. Stoneking, "Jungle Blues," by C.W. Stoneking, (Jungle Blues.)
4. Justin Townes Earle, "Walk Out," by Justin Townes Earle, (Midnight at the Movies.)
5. Thao with the Get Down Stay Down, "Bag of Hammers," by Thao Nguyen, (We Brave Bee Stings and All.)
6. Lost Bayou Ramblers, "Main Street Special," by Andre Michot, (Vermillionaire.)
7. Lost Bayou Ramblers, "La Belle du Cemetiere," by David Michot, (Vermillionaire.)
8. John Doe and the Sadies, "Stop the World and Let Me Off," by Carl Belew & W.S. Stevenson, (Country Club.)
9. Vetiver, "Rolling Sea," by Andy Cabic, (Tight Knit.)
10. The Wiyos, "Dontchaletmecatchya," by Parrish Ellis, (Broken Land Bell.)
11. C.W. Stoneking, "Talkin' Lion Blues," by C.W. Stoneking, (Jungle Blues.)
12. Justin Townes Earle, "What I Meant to You," by Justin Townes Earle, (Midnight at the Movies.)
13. Thao with the Get Down Stay Down, "Geography," by Thao Nguyen, (We Brave Bee Stings and All.)
14. Lost Bayou Ramblers, "Boston Stomp," Traditonal, (Vermillionaire.)
15. John Doe and the Sadies, "A Fool Such as I," by William Martin Trader, (Country Club.)
16. John Doe and the Sadies, "Night Life," by Paul F. Busark, (Country Club.)
17. Vetiver, "On the Other Side," by Andy Cabic, (Tight Knit.)
18. The Wiyos, "Roll On Down the Road," by Parrish Ellis, (Broken Land Bell.)
19. Justin Townes Earle, "Poor Fool," by Justin Townes Earle, (Midnight at the Movies.)
20. Alela Diane, "Fat Mama," by Michael Hurley, (Take Us Back- EP.)
21. Dale Watson, "Cheatin' Heart Attack," (Cheatin' Heart Attack.)
22. Dale Watson, "South of Round Rock, TX," by Dale Watson, (Cheatin' Heart Attack.)
23. The Handsome Family, "Bowling Alley Bar," (Last Days of Wonder.)
24. Tarbox Ramblers, "Columbus Stockade," The Memphis Jug Band, (Tarbox Ramblers.)
25. Po'Girl, "Go on and Pass Me By," (Home to You.)
26. Sassparilla, "Polly and Steve," (Rumpus.)
27. The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band, "Plainfield Blues," (Big Damnation.)
28. The Stairwell Sisters, "The Longest Night," (Feet All Over the Floor.)
29. The Hacienda Brothers, "I'll Come Running," (Arizona Motel.)
30. The Hacienda Brothers, "Uncle Sam's Jail," by Chris Gaffney, (Arizona Motel.)
31. Vetiver, "Sister," by Andy Cabic, (Tight Knit.)
32. Thao with Get Down Stay Down, "Big Kid Table," by Thao Nguyen, (We Brave Bee Stings and All.)
33. C.W. Stoneking, "Jailhouse Blues," by C.W. Stoneking, (Jungle Blues.)
34. Denise Drake, "See You When I See You," by Denise Drake, (Read My Lips.)

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Cafe Vaquera: "HYDRATE YOUR GRANDMOTHERS!"


Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Cafe Vaquera: "HYDRATE YOUR GRANDMOTHERS!"

Today it's 105° in Portland. Hydrate your grandmothers!
1. Lisa and Her Kin, "Jane's Place," by Lisa Miller, (Two Weeks in Texas.)
2. Clay Cotton, "Hot Little Mama," by M. Davis, J.Taub, J. Watson, (Rough Stuff.)
3. Kristin Andreassen, "Heat," by Kristin Andreassen, (Kiss Me Hello.)
4. Sons of the Pioneers, "Cool Water."
5. Danny Barnes, "I Likes My Chicken Hot," by Danny Barnes, (Dirt on the Angel.)
6. Lex Browning, "Honeysuckle," by Lex Browning, (Good Rain.) www.frederickproductions.com
7. Jeffrey Frederick and the Clamtones, "What Made My Hamburger Disappear?" by J. Frederick, (Have Moicy!)
8. Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young, "Carry On," (Deja Vu.)
9. Heather Christie Band, "Mexico," by Heather Christie, (Love Road.)
10. Kaleidoscope, "Cuckoo," by David Lindley(?), 1969, (Kaleidoscope.)
11. Holy Modal Rounders, "Moving Day," (Holy Modal Rounders I & II.)
12. Play-Rite Boys, "Lyin' with my Baby," by Teddy Deane, (So Far So Good.) www.teddydeane.com
13. Taj Mahal with Vassar Clements and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, "Fishin' Blues," (Will the Circle Be Unbroken.)
14. The Waifs, "Fisherman's Daughter," (Up All Night.)
15. Kristin Andreassen, "My Crazy," by Kristin Andreassen, (Kiss Me Hello.)
16. Patsy Cline, "Crazy," by Willie Nelson, (12 Greatest Hits.)
17. Simon Lynge, "One Day at a Time," by Simon Lynge, (A Beautiful Way to Drown.)
18. Justin Townes Earle, "South Georgia Sugar Babe," by Justin Townes Earle, (The Good Life.)
19. Patsy Cline, "Honky Tonk Merry-Go Round," (Country Sweetheart.)
20. Slim Whitman, "Cool Water," (Cool Water.)
21. Michael Hurley, "Portland Water," by Michael Hurley, (Long Journey.)
22. Boozoo Chavis, "Keep Your Dress Tail Down," (Down Home on Dog Hill.)
23. Rosie Ledet, "Bayou Blues," by Rosie Ledet, (Zydeco Sensation.)
24. Maria Muldaur, "Louisiana Love Call," (Louisiana Love Call.)
25. John Hyatt, "The Tiki Bar is Open," by John Hyatt, (Tiki Bar.)
26. Cheap Suit Serenaders with R. Crumb, "Hula Girl," (Singing in the Bathtub.)
27. K.D.Lang, "Don't Let the Stars Get in Your Eyes," (Shadowland.)
28. Peter Rowan, "Midnight Moonlight," (Roots and Rhythms: Live from the KSUT Stations.)
29. Taj Mahal and the Hula Blues Band, "The New Hula Blues," by Taj Mahal, (Taj Mahal and the Hula Blues Band.)
30. Denise Drake, "See You When I See You," by Denise Drake, (Read My Lips.)

Thursday, July 23, 2009

Stuck in the Big Haahr 60s! with Calamity Jane

Thursday, July 23, 2009

Stuck in the Big Haahr 60s! with Calamity Jane

Nothing screams "I'm stuck in the 60s," like BIG HAAAHR.

1. Wanda Jackson, 1960, "Let's Have A Party," by Robinson, (Rockin' in the Country.)
2. The Louvin Brothers, 1960, "Freight Train Boogie," by Scott/Nabor, (Rockabilly Party Part 3.)
3. Kitty Wells, 1967, "Wasting My Time," by Jim Angelin, (Queen of Honky Tonk Street.)
4. The Ventures, 1963, "I Walk the Line," by Johnny Cash, (Country Classics.)
5. Cecil Moore with Ray's Trio, 1961, "My Money's Gone," (Texas Rockabilly.)
6. Etta James, 1961, "Something's Got a Hold on Me," by Woods/ Kirkland/ James, (Her Way.)
7. Charlie Musselwhite, 1967, "Strange Land," by C. Musselwhite, (Stand Back!)
8. Commonwealth Jones, 1961, "Who's Been Here," by T. Marvin/ C. Jones, (Ain't I'm a Dog.)
9. Lynn Anderson, 1968, "I've Been Everywhere," (Promises, Promises.)
10. Boots Randolph, 1964, "Teach Me Tonight," (The Yakin' Sax Man.)
11. Teresa Brewer, "Let Me Go, Lover."
12. Ronnie Tyler, "It's a Heartache."
13. Buck Wheat, 1960, "Twitterpated," (Bayou Rockabilly Cats.)
14. Jimmy Farmer with the Notes, "Long Black Train," (Texas Rockabilly.)
15. Cecil Moore and the Notes, "Diamond Back," (Texas Rockabilly.)
16. Eddie Dugosh and the Ah-Ha Playboys, "Strange Kinda Feeling."
17. Wanda Jackson, 1965, "Worried Mind," "Just for You," (Blues in My Heart.)
18. Dotty West, 1967, "Heartaches by the Number," "City Lights," (Brings you a Memorable Song Bag.)
19. The Louvin Brothers, 1961, "Cash on the Barrelhead," by I. Louvin/ C. Louvin, (Rockabilly Party Part 1.)
20. Simon Crum, 1962, "Bob Cat Bob," by K. Rogers, (Rockabilly Party Part 2.)
21. The Moods, 1960, "Let Me Have Your Love," (Texas Rockabilly.)
22. Tommy Collins, 1960, "Black Cat," by T. Collins.
23. Chester McINtyre, 1960, "I'm Gonna Rock with my Baby Tonight."
24. Etta James, "Trust in Me," (Her Way.)
25. Dick Dale, 1963, "Deltone Rock."
26. Cecil Moore and the Diamond Backs, "Stormy."
27. Kaleidoscope, 1969, "Let the Good Love Flow," "Tempe, Arizona."
28. Jim Kweskin and the Jug Band, 1965, "I'm a Woman," by Lieber/ Stroller, "Vamp of New Orleans," (Jim Kweskin: Jug Band Music.)
29. Fugs, 1967, "Knock Knock," by Sanders, "The Garden is Open," by Kupferberg, (The Fugs.)
30. Cyril Davies, "Ella Speed," "Good Morning," (The Legendary Cyril Davies.)
31. Panama Limited Jug Band, 1969, "Rich Girl."
32. True Endeavor Jug Band, 1963, "You'd Better Leave Me Alone, Sweet Papa," (The Art of the Jug Band.)
33. Holy Modal Rounders, "Flop-Eared Mule," (I & II.)