Robbie Fulks & Bettye LaVette


June 25th, 2008 ~ Join us for the sounds and stories of estranged country singer and songwriter Robbie Fulks. And R&B vixen Bettye LaVette takes us from the Motor City to Muscle Shoals, and Beale Street to Bourbon Street as she recounts nearly 50 years of singing R&B.

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Hour One   Hour Two  
  • Open Bed: Touch My Heart Lloyd Green
    The Little Darlin' Sound of Lloyd Green, Koch
  • Sitting on Top of the World Doc Watson
    Trouble in Mind: The Doc Watson Country Blues Collection, 1964-1998, Sugar Hill
  • Happy Woman Blues Lucinda Williams
    Happy Woman Blues, Smithsonian Folkways
  • Going Down the Road Feeling Bad Elizabeth Cotten
    Freight Train and Other North Carolina Folk Songs and Tunes, Folkways
  • Lonesome Road Blues Muddy Waters
    The Chess Box, MCA/Chess
  • This Old Road Kris Kristofferson
    This Old Road, New West
  • End of the Road Jerry Lee Lewis
    Classic Jerry Lee Lewis, Bear Family
  • Instrumental: Pan Handle Rag Leon McAuliffe & His Western Swing Band
    Heroes of country Music, Vol.1: Legends of Western Swing, Rhino
  • SEGMENT: Robbie Fulks
  • Great Speckled Bird Johnny Cash
    Love, God, Murder, Columbia/American/Legacy
  • Paper Wings Gillian Welch
    Revival, Almo Sounds
  • Wild Side of Life Charlie Feathers
    Get With It: Essential Recordings 1954-69, Revenant
  • Instrumental: Great Speckled Bird Auldridge, Brozman & Grisman
    Tone Poems III, Acoustic Disc
  • It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels Kitty Wells
    In the Country of Country, Compass
  • The Wild Side of Life / It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels Robert 'Bilbo' Walker
    Promised Land, Rooster Blues
  • Stealin', Stealin' Memphis Jug Band
    When the Sun Goes Down: The First Time I Met the Blues, Bluebird
  • I'm a Woman Jim Kweskin & the Jug Band
    Greatest Hits!, Vanguard
  • Country Honk Rolling Stones
    Let It Bleed, ABKCO
  • Open Bed: Soul Serenade Willie Mitchell
    Hi Records: The Hi Records R&B Years, Hi
  • Work With Me Annie Hank Ballard
    Sexy Ways: The Best of Hank Ballard & the Midnighters, Rhino
  • Roll with Me Henry Ettta James
    R&B Dynamite, Flair/Virgin
  • Brown Eyed Handsome Man Buddy Holly
    The Buddy Holly Collection, MCA
  • I'll Be Glad When You're Dead, You Rascal You Louis Prima and Keely Smith
    Ultra-Lounge: Wild, Cool and Swingin', Vol. 1, Capitol
  • Someday, You'll Be Sorry Johnny St. Cyr
    Johnny St. Cyr, American Music
  • Instrumental: Bogalusa Strut John Rankin
    Guitar Gumbo, STR
  • Release Me Clifton Chenier
    King of the Bayous, Arhoolie
  • He'll Have To Go Ry Cooder
    Chicken Skin Music, Reprise
  • SEGMENT: Bettye LaVette
  • Instrumental: Al's Theme Allen Toussiant
    The Complete 'Tousan' Sessions, Bear Family
  • All These Things Elvis Costello and Allen Toussaint
    The River in Reverse, Verve
  • Sea of Love Cookie and the Cupcakes
    King of Swamp Pop, Ace
  • Walking to New Orleans Dr. John
    Sing Me Back Home: The New Orleans Social Club, Burgundy
  • One Step at a Time Fats Domino
    Alive and Kickin', Tipitina's Foundation
  • This Little Light of Mine Sam Cooke
    At the Copa, ABKCO
  • End Bed: Sunday Mornin' Grant Green
    Sunday Morning, Blue Note