Episode #410 Sunday, September 25, 2011

We’ve had some pretty notable guests on this show over the years, but even I was a little surprised and impressed when we landed today’s interview with the legendary James McMurtry. He’s one of the most powerful songwriters in the world, and he returns to Winnipeg next weekend for the first time in 19 years. Sadly, this means that we won’t be going to see Danny Michel, but we played a bunch of his songs to soften the blow. We’ve got a bunch of other classics to round out the show.

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

2:00pm – 2:30pm

Danny Michel – Midnight Train – Valhalla – CDN
Danny Michel – Perfect – Tales from the Invisible Man – CDN
Danny Michel – Who’s Gonna Miss You? – Sunset Sea – CDN
Danny Michel – White Lightning – Live in Winnipeg – CDN
Brian MacMillan – Shine – Shine – CDN
Jory Nash – Charlie – New Blue Day – CDN

2:30 – 3:00 pm

Peter Katz – These Are the Days – More Nights – CDN
Kim Wempe – Chameleon – Painting with Tides – CDN
Guy Clark – Maybe I Can Paint Over That – Songs and Stories
Jon Dee Graham & The Fighting Cocks – Beautifully Broken – It’s not as Bad as it Looks
James McMurtry – Bayou Tortous – Just Us Kids

3:00 – 3:30 pm

James McMurtry interview

James McMurtry – Ruby and Carlos – Just Us Kids
James McMurtry – Holiday – Childish Things
James McMurtry – You’d a’ Thought (Leonard Cohen Must Die) – Live in Europe

3:30 – 4:00 pm

James McMurtry – Choctaw Bingo – Saint Mary of the Woods
Fred Eaglesmith – Katie – 6 Volts – CDN
Gillian Welch – The Way It Goes – The Harrow & The Harvest
Lynn Miles – Over You – Unravel – CDN
Jesse Dee & Jacquie B – Maybe, Maybe Not – Our Ghosts Will Fill these Walls – CDN

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