Show 819: Borderlines Playlist, December 10, 2017

The Highwaymen (Loose Diamonds) – Kentucky Eyes, Live Texas Radio

The Uncas – Strong Coffee, Sunny Uncas

Jenny Whiteley – Burning of Atlanta, Hopetown

John Lilly – Wishful Drinking, Broken Moon

Brian Templeton – 13 Whiskeys

Little Sue – Country Song, The Long Goodbye

The Swiftys – Miss Those Days, The Swiftys

Last Train Home – Can’t Come Undone, Last Good Kiss

Wooden Leg – Hard Luck, Wooden Leg

Ian Tyson – Old Corrals & Sagebrush, Live at Longview

John Prine – Paradise, German Afternoons

Jesse Winchester – Neither Here nor There, A Reasonable Amount of Trouble

Stewart MacDougall – Days I’m With the Horses, Rivers and Rails: A Tribute to Alberta

Corin Raymond – Hard on Things, Hobo Jungle Fever Dreams

Reckless Kelly – 1952 Vincent Black Lightning, Reckless Kelly Was Here

Courtney Patton – It’s a Shame, Triggering a Flood

Rick Shea & The Losin’ End – Hold On Jake, The Town Where I Live

Robyn Ludwick – Insider, This Tall to Ride

Willie P. Bennett with Colleen Peterson – Step Away, Take My Own Advice

The Sweetback Sisters – King of Killing Time, King of Killing Time

Johnny Bush – My Cup Runneth Over, The Absolute Johnny Bush

David Olney – Wait for the Cops, Live at Norm’s River Roadhouse

Mike Stinson – Broken Record, Hell and Half of Georgia

Kristi Rose – Cheater’s World, This is Pulp Country!

Jim Stringer & The AM Band – That’s All I Need, Swang!

Wylie & The Wild West – Hello Heartache, Relic

Texas Tornados – Ando Muy Borracho, Hangin’ On by a Thread

Stone River Boys – Special, Love on the Dial

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Show 288: Deeper Well, December 9, 2017

A whirlwind tour of some CDs that made my “Best of” lists between 2002 (when I started at CJTR) and 2016. What will make the 2017 list?

Album    * = Canadian content

Trouble (02)
Balin’ (03)
* REID JAMIESON – Grass & Dirt
The Unavoidable Truth (04)
* CORB LUND – The Truck Got Stuck
Hair in My Eyes Like a Highland Steer (05)
CROOKED STILL – Ain’t No Grave
Shaken By a Low Sound (06)
EILEN JEWELL – Rich Man’s World
Letters From Sinners & Strangers (07)
Promised Land (08)
DANNY SCHMIDT – Grampa Built Bridges
Instead the Forest Rose to Sing (09)
* LYNNE HANSON – Rest of My Days
Once the Sun Goes Down (10)
JOE CROOKSTON – Wilderness Alone
Darkling & the Bluebird Jubilee (11)
NELS ANDREWS – Three Hermits
Scrimshaw (12)
The Comeback Album (13)
* STEPH CAMERON – Sad-Eyed Lonesome Lady
Sad-Eyed Lonesome Lady (14)
* RED MOON ROAD – I’ll Bend But I Won’t Break
Sorrows and Glories (15)
RED TAIL RING – Gibson Town
Fall Away Blues (16)

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My Electric Episode 21 December 1 2017 Playlist

Here’s the playlist from the November 17 episode of My Electric. As usual, Canadian tracks are in red. Artist links will be coming soon…

Hour 1
  • Witchknife – May Avalon Heal You
  • Cindytalk – Transgender Warrior
  • Death Kneel – Our Candor Of Words And Hreart II
  • BigRiverDream – Relieve Us(From Dreaming In Water)
  • crys cole/Oren Ambarchi – Call Myself
  • Jamie Drouin – Palindrome I
  • France Jobin – Scene 4
Hour 2
  • Tropic Of Cancer – I Woke Up And The Storm Was Over
  • Carla Dal Forno – Better Yet
  • Beliefs – Retreat(Light The Fire)
  • Jenna Robertson/Mitchell Akiyama – Urban Gravity
  • Colleen – Another World
  • Magnetic Fields – I Die, You Die
  • Tim Hecker – Brownwedding
  • Pulsewidth – A Terrible Fact Concerning Your Lovely Japan Fantasy
  • Hallgallo 2010 – Drone Schlager
  • Conrad Schnitzler – Ballet Statique
  • Orphx – Walk Into The Broken Night
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Talent Pool, December 5-11


Week of December 5-11, 2017

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

  • Casino Regina Show Lounge: Tom Jackson; Fight against Hunger. $35, Doors open @ 7:15 PM.

Thursday, December 7, 2017

  • The Capitol: Joe O’ Connor, 9 PM.

Friday, December 8, 2017

  • Casino Regina Show Lounge: Hotel California, Eagles Tribute, $30, Doors open @ 7:15 PM.
  • The Exchange: Victor Von Vulgar II, 9 PM.
  • Revival Music Room: Sean Burns Band w/ The Bystanders, Folk/Country Music, 7 PM.

Saturday, December 9, 2017

  • Bushwakker Brewing Company: Missiletow Christmas Ale Release, 11 AM.
  • Casino Regina Show Lounge: Hotel California, Eagles Tribute, $30, Doors open @ 7:15 PM.
  • The Exchange: Hawksley Workman, $32, 7:30 PM.
  • Revival Music Room: An Evening with the Blazers, Rock, 7 PM.
  • The Capitol: Phil Legrand Trio, 9 PM.
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Show 818: Borderlines Playlist, December 3, 2017

Chris Gaffney – Six Nights a Week, Mi Vida Loca

Kendel Carson – Oh Baby, Lie Down, Alright Dynamite

The Breakmen – Cool Me Down, The Breakmen

Robbie Fulks with Kelly Willis – Parallel Bars, The Very Best of Robbie Fulks

After All These Years – Marie, Gravel Roads

Bobby Flores – Born to Lose, Fast Company

Travis James Humphrey – Tombstone Every Mile, Greetings from Area Code 207 Volume 8

The Blue Shadows – Heart of a Lion, Soul of a Dove, On the Floor of Heaven (Deluxe Edition)

Famous Motel Cowboys – Somewhere Else, Garden City Skyline

Blackie & the Rodeo Kings – Lean on Your Peers, Kings of Love

Anna Fermin’s Trigger Gospel – Not Your World, Anna Fermin’s Trigger Gospel

Clayton Bellamy – That Ain’t Gonna Fly, Everyone’s a Dreamer

The Backyard Devils – Rambling, Honkytonk Heartbreaker

Richard Dobson – Stranger, One Bar Town

Rae Spoon & Rodney Decroo – Stones in the Dirt, Trucker’s Memorial

Amber Digby – Soakin’ Wet, Passion, Pride & What Might Have Been

Michael Dart & the Skyline Wranglers – Sweet Vidalias, Slippin’ Around

Kate Wolf – Green Eyes, An Evening in Austin

Hank Snow – I’m Movin’ On, The Best of Hank Snow

Todd Grebe & Cold Country – Must Be Hard Being You, Until Tomorrow

Angela Desveaux – Heartbeat, Wandering Eyes

Doug Gill – Standing on the Shoulder, Stronger Back

Nancy McCallion & the Mollys – The Powers Brothers, Only a Story

Asley Monroe – She’s Driving Me Out of Your Mind, Like a Rose

Spencer Burton – Death of Gold, Don’t Let the World See your Love

Hugh Moffatt with Kathy Matthea – Old Flames Can’t Hold a Candle to You, Loving You

Dub Miller – Things I Love About You, The Midnight Ambassador

The Sweetback Sisters – If Drinkin’ Don’t Kill Me (Her Memory Will), The King of Killing Time

Rod Picott – River Runs, Stray Dogs

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Show 287: Deeper Well, December 2, 2017

Album * = Canadian content

Workin’s Too Hard (17)
* HORNELL & SNEDDON – Eight More Miles to Louisville
Matthew Hornell & Andrew Sneddon (17)

Tim performs tonight at The Exchange (2431 8th Ave.).

* TIM WILLIAMS – Kansas City Blues
Evenings Among Friends (10)
BILLY STRINGS – All of Tomorrow
Turmoil and Tinfoil (17)
Jump In (17)

CHRISTINE LAVIN – College Fight Song for Sesquipedalians
Spaghettification (17)
* NORM WALKER – The Apostrophe Squad Theme Song
Dear Friends and Gentle Hearts (10)
* KIM BEGGS – Walking Sticks
Said Little Sparrow (17)

* ELLEN FROESE – Last of My Kind
Ellen Froese (17)
JASON ISBELL & THE 400 UNIT – Last of My Kind
The Nashville Sound (17)
CHRIS HILLMAN – Given All I Can See
Bidin’ My Time (17)

THE YOUNG’UNS – Be the Man
Strangers (17)
* SHAWNA CASPI – Brave Parade
Forest Fire (17)
* TIM WILLIAMS – Summerland
Evenings Among Friends (10)

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Talent Pool Music Listings, November 28-December 4



Week of November 28-December 4, 2017

Wednesday, November 29, 2017

  • Bushwakker Brewing Company: Late Autumn Singer/Songwriter Showcase. Various Artists, Show starts @ 8 PM.
  • Casino Regina Show Lounge: Dueling Pianos – CPR Lounge. Doors Open @ 7 PM
  • The Exchange: Michael Bernard Fitzgerald w/ The Middle Coast. Calgary, AB Folk-soul. Show starts @8 PM

Thursday, November 30, 2017

  • The Exchange: Belphegor w/Cryptopsy and Panzerfaust, Metal, 7:30 PM
  • The Capitol: Shaela Miller, Country, 9 PM

Friday, December 1, 2017

  • Casino Regina Show Lounge: Nearly Neil, Tribute Band, $30, Doors open 7:15 PM
  • The Exchange: Def3 Album Release w/ Late Night Radio, 8 PM
  • Revival Music Room: Parlor Trix & Smoke Break, $5, Doors open @ 7 PM
  • The Capitol: Friday Night Vibes, Live DJ, 9 Pm

Saturday, December 2, 2017

  • Casino Regina Show: Lounge Nearly Neil, Tribute Band, $30, Doors open @ 7:15 PM
  • The Exchange: Tim Williams, Canadian Blues, 8:30 PM
  • The Capitol: Call Me Mildly, Blues/Rock, 9 PM



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This Saturday’s edition of TPLS (6 – 8 PM CST) will have a special announcement regarding a brand new regular feature that will begin at the start of the upcoming season beginning in January 2018.

Be listening to The Classic Country News at approximately 6 : 20 pm to find out more about what’s coming and believe me when I say…IT’S BIG!

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Show 817: Borderlines Playlist, November 26, 2017

Abe Partridge – No Teacher Blues, White Trash

Matt Patershuk – Sparrows, Same as Ever Have Been

Kacy & Clayton – Down at the Dancehall, Strange Country

Levon Hill – Tennessee Jed, Electric Dirt

Robyn Ludwick – Love You For It, This Tall to Ride

Corb Lund – Washed-Up Rock Star Factory Blues, Things That Can’t Be Undone

Phil Lee – Les Debris, Ils Sont Blanc, The Mighty King of Love

Tim Williams – Alberta in my Dreams, When I Was a Cowboy

Sarah Elizabeth Campbell – Ramblin’ Round, Pastures of Plenty: An Austin Celebration of Woodie Guthrie

Owen Steel & The Sad Turns – Like a Gun, Time Machine Blues

Tim Grimm – Sometimes Trouble is a Gift, The Back Fields

David Wilkie & Cowboy Celtic – Wind in the Wire, Cowboy Celidh

k.d. lang – Three Cigarettes in an Ashtray, The Best of Austin City Limits

Jesse Dayton & Brennen Leigh – Brand New Heartache, Holdin’ Our Own

Chris Henderson – You Can’t Cry your Way Out of This, Follow the Signs

Catherine Irwin – The Banks of the Ohio, Little Heater

Jesse Sykes & The Sweet Hereafter – Weary Blues from Waiting, Hard-Headed Woman: A Celebration of Wanda Jackson

Dennis Jay – The Lights of Deadwood, Western & Country

Rhéal Leblanc – You and Me, La Route du Country

Rob Lytle – Drunk Girl, A Hypocrite of Heart and Hope

Linda McRae – Falling Off the Face of the World, Fifty Shades of Red

Dave Insley – Win-Win Situation for Losers, Just the Way That I Am

Eleni Mandell – I’ve Been Fooled , Afternoon

The Rizdales – Baby Isn’t Mine, Radio Country

Bruce Robison & Kelly Willis – Motor City Man, Our Year

Eilen Jewell – Another Night to Cry, Down Hearted Blues

Darden Smith – Scratch Upon Her Windowpane, Across the Great Divide: Songs of Jo Carol Pierce

Little Pink – Like a Wheel, Gladly Would We Anchor

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Show 286: Deeper Well, November 25, 2017

Album * = Canadian content

Landed (09)
THE WAIFS – I Won’t Go Down
Ironbark (17)
SEAN MCCONNELL – Running Under Water
Undone (17)

* DARRELL SCOTT – Urge for Going
Live at the Station Inn (17)
* ASHLEY CONDON – In the Darkness
Can You Hear Me (17)
BEPPE GAMBETTA – Notes from the Road
Short Stories (17)

JEFFREY MARTIN – Billy Burroughs
One Go Around (17)
* ANNIE SUMI – The City
In the Unknown (17)
* JIM BYRNES – The Shape I’m In
Long Hot Summer Days (17)
* MATT PATERSHUK – Hot Knuckle Blues
Same As I Ever Have Been (17)

* CITIZEN JANE – Good Fight
In the Storm (17)
Lenore. (17)
* KEN DUNN – Tales of Wandering
Wondrous Beauty (17)

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