Song Men for All Seasons: Loudon Wainwright III / Drink Small


January 18th, 2006 ~ Singer-songwriter Loudon Wainwright III walks us through his long career that began in the '60s folk scene. Also, a live set from the South Carolina Blues Doctor Drink Small.

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  • Open Bed: Savoy Blues Lonnie Johnson with Elmer Snowden
    Blues & Ballads, Bluesville
  • Bad, Bad, Whiskey Amos Milburn
    Blues, Barrelhouse and Boogie Woogie: 1946-1955, Capitol
  • There Stands the Glass Webb Pierce
    Greatest Hits, Finest Performances, Sun
  • Whiskey Heaven Fats Domino
    From Where I Stand: The Black Experience in Country Music, Warner Bros.
  • Grits Ain't Groceries Little Milton
    Greatest Hits, MCA/Chess
  • If I Don't Love You (Grits Ain't Groceries) George Jones
    The Definitive Collection: 1955-1962, Mercury
  • Release Me Esther Phillips
    Night Train to Nashville: Music City Rhythm & Blues 1945-1970, Vol. 2, Lost Highway
  • Instrumental: Chains of Love Houston Person & Babe Clarke
    Giants of the Blues and Funk Tenor Sax, Prestige
  • Crazy Mixed Up World Little Walter
    The Essential Little Walter, Chess/MCA
  • Stranger in My Own Home Town Elvis Presley
    From Nashville To Memphis: The Essential 60's Masters 1, RCA
  • People Are Strange The Doors
    Strange Days, Elektra
  • Rank Stranger The Knitters
    The Modern Sounds of the Knitters, Zoe
  • Instrumental: Tishomingo Blues Elmer Snowden Quartet Featuring Cliff Jackson
    Harlem Banjo!, Riverside
  • INTERVIEW: Loudon Wainwright III
  • The Man Who Couldn't Cry Johnny Cash
    American Recordings, American
  • Didn't It Rain Fern Jones
    The Glory Road, Numero Group
  • Over the Rainbow Jerry Lee Lewis
    Rockin' My Life Away: The Jerry Lee Lewis Collection, Warner Bros.
  • Open Bed: Candy Man John Fahey
    Return of the Repressed, Rhino
  • South Carolina Rag Willie Walker
    Willie Walker, Yazoo
  • Old Salty Dog Blues Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs w/ Foggy Mountain Boys
    Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs w/ Foggy Mountain Boys, Bear Family
  • Salty Dog Cat Power
    The Covers Records, Matador
  • Candyman The Grateful Dead
    The Grateful Dead, Warner Bros.
  • Instrumental: Memphis Blues Doc Watson
    Doc Watson in Nashville, Vanguard
  • Leavin' Day Big Bill Broonzy and His Big Little Orchestra
    The Mercury Blues 'N' Rhythm Story: 1945-1955, Mercury
  • Key to the Highway Clifton Chenier
    Bon Ton Roulet, Arhoolie
  • Big Road Bonnie Raitt
    Bonnie Raitt, Warner Bros.
  • INTERVIEW: Drink Small
  • Instrumental: Charleston Rag Eubie Blake
    Memories of You, Biograph
  • Trouble Blues "Trouble Blues"
    Night Beat, RCA
  • One for My Baby (and One More for the Road) Etta James
    The Essential Etta James, Fantasy
  • I've Got a Right to Sing the Blues Doc Cheatham and Nicholas Payton
    New Orleans, Putumayo
  • The Late Late Blues John Coltrane and Milt Jackson
    The Heavyweight Champ: The Complete Atlantic Recordings, Rhino
  • End Bed: The Genius After Hours Ray Charles & Milt Jackson
    Soul Meeting, Atlantic Jazz