Options Surface Noise with Joe McGasko: Playlist from February 21, 2018 Options

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A pennant-winning battery of songland. Ongoing feature: Single File, a half-hour of randomly selected small records with big holes.

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Options February 21, 2018: A Stranger Buys the Wine (Fill-In for Honky Tonk Radio Girl)

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Artist Track Album Label Year Format Comments Approx. start time
Joe Maphis  Flyin' Fingers   Options Fire on the Strings  Columbia Legacy  2001  CD  From 1956  0:00:00 ()
Merle Travis & Joe Maphis  Blast Off   Options Country Music's Two Guitar Greats  Sundazed  2005  CD  From 1964  0:04:31 ()
Merle Travis  Cannon Ball Rag   Options The Best of Merle Travis: Sweet Temptation (1946-1953)  Razor & Tie  2000  CD  From 1952  0:06:51 ()
Jimmy Bryant  Rattle Dance   Options Frettin' Fingers: The Lightning Guitar of Jimmy Bryant  Sundazed  2003  CD  From 1966  0:08:45 ()
Speedy West & Jimmy Bryant  Old Joe Clark   Options Stratosphere Boogie: The Flaming Guitars of Speedy West and Jimmy Bryant  Razor & Tie  1995  CD  From 1953  0:10:52 ()
 
Johnny Horton  Honky Tonk Man   Options Dim Lights, Thick Smoke, And Hillibilly Music: Country & Western Hit Parade 1956  Bear Family  2011  CD    0:16:25 ()
Grady Martin & His Winging Strings  Pork Chop Stomp   Options Country Goes Rock 'N' Roll: Volume 1 : The Old Guard  Rev-Ola  2005  CD  From 1954  0:18:41 ()
Ernie Chaffin  Feelin' Low   Options Defrost Your Heart: Sun Country Volume 1  AVI  1995  CD  From 1957; I hope Becky stops feelin' low soon!  0:20:29 ()
Arkey Blue & the Blue Cowboys  Too Many Pills   Options God Less America: Country & Western fer all ye Sinners 'n' Sufferers 1955-1966  Crypt  1995  CD  From 1970  0:22:55 ()
Kay Adams  I Let a Stranger (Buy the Wine)   Options Dern Ya! Honky Tonk Radio Girl 2016 Marathon Premium  WFMU  2016  CD-R  From 1967  0:27:07 ()
George Jones  Almost Persuaded   Options Walk Through This World with Me  Musicor  1967  LP    0:28:50 ()
Johnny Paycheck  The Pint of No Return   Options Nowhere To Run: The Little Darlin' Years 1966-1970  The Omni Recording Corporation  2009  CD    0:31:48 ()
 
Billie Jo Spears  Mr. Walker, It's All Over   Options Chartbusters USA Volume 2: Special Country Edition  Ace  2016  CD  From 1969  0:38:12 ()
Clara Dean  Diddy Boppin' and Motor Mouthin'   Options Beehives & Bumper Bullets: Country Girls of the 1960s  T-Bird  2010  CD    0:40:55 ()
Jeannie C. Riley  One Slightly Used Wedding Band   Options Sock Soul  Little Darlin'  1968  LP  another Little Darlin' hit!  0:43:14 ()
Carl Smith  If Teardrops Were Pennies   Options Satisfaction Guaranteed  Harmony  1967  LP    0:45:26 ()
Kitty Wells  I'm Too Lonely to Smile   Options Country Hit Parade  Stetson  1988  LP  From 1956  0:48:48 ()
 
The Louvin Brothers  When I Stop Dreaming   Options The Best of the Early Louvin Brothers  Rebel  1986  LP  From 1955  0:53:41 ()

Listener comments!

Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:02pm queems:

oh my god is it monday morning already
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:03pm melinda:

I like hearing the aliens in the evening, creates a nice vibe.
  Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:04pm yippie:

oh my a double dose this week. i hope i can handle it
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:05pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Look look look!
Avatar    Wed. 2/21/18 8:05pm βrian:

We just caught them looking in the window. They seemed to approve.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:05pm Zetti:

nice surprise.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:07pm Joe McG:

Good evening, folks, and thanks to Becky for letting me fill in for her tonight! I'll be playing country music for you, of course! Strap in.
  Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:08pm yippie:

dont be like governor corzine
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:08pm common:

hey Joe! all!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:09pm Uncle Michael:

Surprise, surprise, surprise!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:12pm melinda:

Nice to have a Western soundtrack for washing dishes.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:13pm Uncle Michael:

Don't often hear Jimmy without Speedy.
  Wed. 2/21/18 8:15pm convoy_pt2:

Love this Speedy/Jimmy record listen to it often
  Wed. 2/21/18 8:15pm generic:

you'll try, but you won't be as good as Becky. then you'll go out drinkin, have hanky-panky with a lonely gal at the bar, come home to your wife and kid askin where has daddy been? Then you'll get in your car and smash into a tree and just about die. thanks for tryin' though!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:16pm ultradamno:

A lot of that plague going around.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:17pm Roberto:

Well howdy there, Country Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:17pm ultradamno:

Feel better, Becky.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:30pm ultradamno:

Drank it like a pro...good work if you can get it.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:34pm JakeGould:

Hey Joe!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:35pm Joe McG:

@generic: I think you got that about right. I already started drinking before the show. Hey Jake and Roberto and other Monday morning pals.
Avatar Wed. 2/21/18 8:36pm Andrew S:

havent gotten to that pint yet but it's early
  Wed. 2/21/18 8:38pm Stashu:

A pint of water!?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:39pm JakeGould:

Pork chops aren’t Kosher.
  Wed. 2/21/18 8:39pm Stashu:

The yip yips made my whole life better. You go Joe! Honky Tonk Radio Joe!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:40pm Joe McG:

STASHU!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:41pm Uncle Michael:

Show of hands. Who else has been to Garden City, Kansas besides me and Billie Jo Spears?
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:41pm JakeGould:

@Stashu! Look! This mascot followed me on Twitter!!! twitter.com...
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:42pm Joe McG:

@UM: I've been to Garden City...Long Island!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:43pm Uncle Michael:

Close enough!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:48pm JakeGould:

Lots of CDs in this slot. Just saying!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:49pm Granny Spicy Tuna:

I've been to Hiawatha, Kansas.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:49pm Uncle Michael:

We went to Hiawatha for the eclipse.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:51pm Granny Spicy Tuna:

Wow, that must've been the most excitement they'd seen in Hiawatha in ages!
  Wed. 2/21/18 8:55pm medson:

Hey Joe. I got nervous it was Monday morning again hahaha.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:56pm Joe McG:

Thanks for listening everybody! It's been fun to be with you tonight!
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:57pm Uncle Michael:

They were pretty excited to see us.

Thanks for the tunes, Joe.

Feel better, Becky.
Avatar Swag For Life Member    Wed. 2/21/18 8:57pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Visited Kansas City, KS, one time.
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