THREE HOURS OF COUNTRY MUSIC: I hosted The Down Home Show on WCBN yesterday. The high point was getting a call from my brother about 50 minutes into the program: He was listening online in Iraq, and he wanted to hear some Freddy Fender.Here's the playlist:Emmylou Harris: Leaving Louisiana in the Broad DaylightConway Twitty & Loretta Lynn: Louisiana Woman, Mississippi ManBalfa Toujours: Reel de DeshotelsTom T. Hall: Ravishing RubyRoger Miller: Kansas City StarJohnny Cash: I've Been EverywhereRick Moranis: I Ain't Goin' NowhereCliff Bruner: Draftboard BluesSteve Earle: My UncleDoc Watson: Going Down the Road Feeling BadRose Maddox: Silver Threads and Golden NeedlesLinda Ronstadt: Silver Threads and Golden NeedlesMerle Haggard: HuntsvilleCharlie Daniels: Long Haired Country BoyHank Williams: Lost HighwayJason and the Scorchers: Lost HighwayTerry Allen: Truckload of ArtRoy Acuff: Wreck on the HighwaySteve Goodman: Somebody Else's TroublesFreddy Fender: Since I Met You BabyDwight Yoakam: T for TexasWillie Nelson: Shotgun WillieLou Johnson: She Thinks I Still CareCharlie Rich: A Woman Left LonelyVern Gosdin: I'm Still CrazyThe Tractors: The Tulsa ShuffleBob Wills and his Texas Playboys: Take Me Back to TulsaFloyd Tillman: Daisy MayRed Foley: Tennessee PolkaRobin Holcomb & Bill Frisell: Will Jesus Wash the Bloodstains from Your Hands?Michael Hurley: GriseldaR. Crumb and His Cheap Suit Serenaders: Crying My Blues AwayHank Williams Jr.: I Just Ain't Been AbleDavid Allan Coe: Atlanta SongMickey Newbury: Mobile BlueGuy Clark: L.A. FreewayJohnny Paycheck: The CaveUncle Tupelo: Atomic PowerLowell Blanchard and the Valley Trio: Jesus Hits Like an Atom BombJohn D. Loudermilk: No Playing in the Snow TodayMerle Haggard: If We Make It Through DecemberWaylon Jennings: The TakerBob Dylan: Gotta Travel OnElvis Presley: I'm Movin' OnBobbie Gentry: Okolona River Bottom BandJim Ford: She Turns My Radio OnSammi Smith: All I Ever Need Is YouClarence Gatemouth Brown: Fiddlin' AroundThe Blasters: Little HoneyLarry John Wilson: Ohoopee River BottomlandCommander Cody and his Lost Planet Airmen: My Home Is In My HandJohnny Horton: Take Me Like I AmMerle Travis: Dark as a DungeonDave Alvin: What Did the Deep Sea SayThe Band: Long Black VeilSir Douglas Quintet: Texas Me
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