Episode #017 | Original Air Date: February 5, 2020
Theme: The Songwriters Show

Rock Island Line – Leadbelly
The City Of New Orleans – Steve Goodman
To Live Is To Fly – Townes Van Zandt (High, Low & In between)
Amarillo Highway – Terry Allen

Break 1.
Black Rose – Billy Joe Shaver
Loving Her Was Easier – Kris Kristofferson
Are You Getting For The Country? – Neil Young
Broken Heart Tattoos – Ryan Bingham

Break 2.
Snake Farm – Ray Wylie Hubbard
LA Freeway – Guy Clark
Rednecks – Randy Newman
Ben McCollough – Steve Earle

Break 3.
Drunken Angel – Lucinda Williams
Katie Cruel – Karen Dalton
Carmelita – Warren Zevon
Pastures of Plenty – Woody Guthrie

Break 4.
High Sheriff of Calhoun Parrish – Tony Joe White
Angel Flying Too Close To The Ground – Willie Nelson
Homecoming – Tom T. Hall
Gettin By – Jerry Jeff Walker

Break 5.
Treat Me Like A Saturday Night – Joe Ely
Box Cars – Butch Hancock
Dallas – Jimmie Dale Gilmore
She’s Crazy For Leavin – Rodney Crowell

Break 6.
Beaumont – Hayes Carll
Everybody’s Talkin At Me – Fred Neil
One too many mornings – Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash
Bartender blues – James Taylor

Break 7.
Running Drugs Out Of Mexico – Billy Don Burns
Bobby Dales Hardluck Blues – Jesse Dayton
Took A lot Of Pills & Died – Robbie Fulks
Resurrection – Kinky Friedman


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