April 10, 2010 // Show # 1246

Down in Tennessee


Coming to you this week from the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee, a live broadcast performance not to be missed. With special guests, country music veteran and Chet Atkins protégé, singer, songwriter and guitarist Steve Wariner, legendary record producer and songwriter Cowboy Jack Clement, and master of the 1935 Epiphone Olympic guitar, The Dave Rawlings Machine. Also with us, a great voice from the Great Plains, Andra Suchy, the Royal Academy of Radio Actors; Tim Russell, Sue Scott, Fred Newman, and the Guy's All-Star Shoe Band.


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Cowboy Jack Clement

Steve Wariner

Dave Rawlings Machine

Sunlight through the windows

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    Show Segments
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  • Segment 1
    • 00:00:00 - Logo
    • 00:00:13 - Tishomingo Blues
    • 00:02:43 - GK opens, talks about Nashville's honky tonk district, Ryman, great duet singers
    • 00:04:32 - Golden Ring/ After the Fire is Gone/ Last Thing on My Mind- GK/ Andra and band
    • 00:09:30 - GK intros Cowboy Jack Clement
    • 00:10:20 - Just A Girl I Used to Know- Cowboy Jack Clement and Shoe Band
    • 00:13:12 - No Expectations- Cowboy Jack and Shoe Band
    • 00:17:18 - Bertha's Kitty Boutique script
    • 00:20:08 - GK intros Steve Wariner
    • 00:21:12 - Two Teardrops- Steve Wariner, with Andra Suchy and The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
    • 00:25:40 - GK talks with Steve Wariner about his new record
    • 00:26:26 - Life's Highway- Steve Wariner and Shoe Band
    • 00:30:06 - Powdermilk Biscuit Break
  • Segment 2
    • 00:32:55 - Spider- GK and Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
    • 00:37:17 - Listeners script
    • 00:41:04 - Boogie Woogie Baby- Pat Donohue and Steve Wariner and The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
    • 00:43:58 - Guy Noir script
    • 00:54:42 - GK intros The Dave Rawlings Machine
    • 00:55:17 - It's Too Easy- Dave Rawlings Machine
    • 00:59:17 - GK talks about backstage at the Ryman
    • 00:59:47 - Bells of Harlem- Dave Rawlings Machine and Richard Dworsky
    • 01:04:07 - Intermission- Deep Water
  • Segment 3
    • 01:07:27 - Greetings
    • 01:11:03 - Limericks
    • 01:13:01 - Little Heart- Andra Suchy and The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
    • 01:16:20 - Cowboys script
    • 01:23:15 - GK talks to Cowboy Jack Clement
    • 01:24:38 - Let's All Help the Cowboys sing the Blues- Cowboy Jack Clement and band
  • Segment 4
    • 01:28:36 - News From Lake Wobegon
  • Segment 5
    • 01:42:32 - Spokes in A Wheel- Steve Wariner with Andra Suchy and The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band
    • 01:45:57 - Ketchup script
    • 01:49:48 - To Be Young- Dave Rawlings Machine
    • 01:54:22 - GK talks about Roy Acuff, Flat & Scruggs, Marty Robbins
    • 01:57:01 - The Next Time I'm in Town- GK, Pat Donohue, Steve Wariner and The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band

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