He Said She Said Slide Guitar Special Vol II (11/13/10)

Good evening! Those of you who know me well are aware of what slide guitar does to me. Tonight I’m celebrating not an instrument per se, but a musical accessory, a method of making a most delicious sound by sliding a solid object down  steel strings.  Slides are made from many things. Some people refer to it as bottle neck guitar, from the old habit of using a broken beer bottle as a slide. Modern folks are fond of pretty molded glass slides, I see those often, but many things will work. I have an old photo of a friend of mine, playing her guitar with a plastic vibrating novelty toy. Smokin’

We’ll hear dobro, lap steel, pedal steel, guit-steel and resonator guitars tonight. From sad bastard, cry  in your beer tunes to Bob Log III growling at us through his bubble helmet. I hope you enjoy!

Rainbows and roses-Lloyd Green
Pay Day Fight – Cliff Carlisle
Loose Talk – Cowboy Copas
Two Left Feet – Holly Golightly and the Brokeoffs
Slide Guitar Ride Junior- Bob Log III
Tough Guy Blues – Woodbox Gang
Snake Song – Isobel Campbell and Mark Lanegan
The Other Woman in My Life – Cindy Cashdollar
Concrete and Barbed Wire- Lucinda Williams
He’s Only a Memory Away –  Kurt Wagner and Cortney Tidwell Present KORT
Long Road Home – Whitey Morgan
I Hung it Up – Junior Brown
Sinkin’ Down – Scott H. Biram
Kidnapping Venus – Stace England & the Salt Kings
Rogers Park –  Justin Townes Earle
Killing the Blues – Robert Plant & Alison Krauss
A Little Rain – Tom Waits
Klan Meeting – Ry Cooter


Smoke Rings – Jon Rauhouse
I’m A Honky Tonk Girl – Butcher Holler featuring Eilen Jewell
Brother,  Drop Dead – Redd Stewart & His Kentucky Colonels
If You’ll Come Back to Me – Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys
Help Me Make it Through the Night –  John Doe & the Sadies
If You Think You’re Lonely – Ray Price
I Found a New Baby –  Spade Cooley
Hot Rods to Honolulu – The Blue Hawaiians
Ruby Jane – Big Sandy and His Fly-Rite Boys
Now and Then –  Roy Lanham and the Whippoorwills
Makin’ Up Time – Dale Watson
I’d Be Lonesome –  Robbie Fulks
Borrowed and Broke –  Paul Burch & the WPA Ballclub

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