November 18, 2007 – Murray Evans (Dust Poets)

Episode #236

It’s the beginning of our long, cold winter in Winnipeg as the first real snowfall arrived, so a few “snow” songs to lift our spirits.

It’s always a pleasure to welcome Murray Evans, leader of The Dust Poets who are doing a live recording at WECC this week. He called us from the snowy prairies to discuss all that’s been going on. We played some songs from that talented band as well as their fabulous opener, Dustin Bentall.

Lastly, a small set of “cat” songs for KK who lost her mind and proved that she’s a cat person by welcoming “Neko” into her home. What can I say; I’m a dog person)

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Artist – Song title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – WPG=Winnipeg artist

2:00pm – 2:30pm

Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories – Snow Day – Tails
Catherine MacLellan – Snow Day – Church Bell Blues – CDN
Blackie & the Rodeo Kings – Driftin’ Snow – CDN
Townes Van Zandt – Snow Don’t Fall – Legend
Willie P Bennett – Willie’s Diamond Joe – Tryin’ to Start Out Clean – CDN
Blackie & the Rodeo Kings – Down by the Henry Moore – Let’s Frolic Again – CDN

2:30pm – 3:00pm

Stephen Fearing – This Guitar – Yellowjacket – CDN
Colin Linden – Hook’s in the Water – Southern Jumbo – CDN
Tom Wilson – Dig It – Planet Love – CDN
Murray McLauchlan – Red River Flood – Songs from the Street: The Best of – CDN
Dust Poets – Good Enough for Me – Lovesick Town – CDN

Murray Evans (Dust Poets) interview

3:00pm – 3:30pm

Dust Poets – Lovesick Town – Lovesick Town – CDN
Das Macht Show! – 4 More Meals – “… one night in Berlin” – CDN
Das Macht Show! – Marching Over the Bones – Four Legs Good – CDN

Barney Bentall – A Man Is – Gift Horse
Dustin Bentall & Romi Mayes – Crash Hard – recorded live on UMFM – CDN

3:30pm – 4:00pm

Dustin Bentall – I Don’t Miss Being 23 – recorded live on UMFM – CDN
Dustin Bentall – The Old Lonely Roamer – recorded live on UMFM – CDN
Dustin Bentall – Such a Shame – Crash Hard – CDN
The Weakerthans – Plea from a Cat Named Virtute – Reconstruction Site – CDN – WPG
The Weakerthans – Virtute the Cat Explains her Departure – Reunion Tour – CDN – WPG
Eric Bogle – He’s Nobody’s Moggy Now – By Request

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