Lost Music Saloon presents:

After several weeks of new music here in the Saloon, I’m going to take a step back and take a long look at Bill Withers, who passed recently (of natural causes, not the virus), and give a musical nod to some recent passings and hospitalizations.

Lost Music Saloon: PLAYLIST: April 6, 2020: 5-7 p.m.: Bill Withers Special

R.I.P. Bill, Joe, and Adam:
Bill Withers: Lean On Me: The Best Of Bill Withers
Bill Withers: Use Me: The Essential Bill Withers
Joe Diffie: C-O-U-N-T-R-Y: Life’s So Funny
Fountains of Wayne (Adam Schlesinger): Richie and Ruben: Sky Full of Holes

Get Well Soon, John:
John Prine: Knockin’ on Your Screen Door: The Tree of Forgiveness
John Prine: Spanish Pipedream: Great Days – Anthology

Tribute To Bill Withers:
Bill Withers: Just As He Is: One-Hour Radio Special
– Joyride Media produced a great special for Bill Withers 15 years ago. The program features candid interview clips with Bill, along with Bobby Womack, drummer Al Jackson Jr and Anthony DeCurtis. Music includes “Ain’t No Sunshine,” “Grandma’s Hands” and more of his classic tracks from his 1971 debut album, ‘Just as I Am’.

Covers Set:
The Dollyrots: American Girl (Tom Petty)
Syd Straw: Harper Valley PTA (Jeannie C. Riley)
Cache Valley Drifters: Boy in the Bubble (Paul Simon)
The Derailers: Raspberry Beret (Prince)

Red Dirt Rangers: 1999 (Prince)
Yayhoos: Roam (B-52s)
Jonathan Coulton: Baby Got Back (Sir Mix-a-Lot)
Jesse Dayton: Just What I Needed (The Cars)

Great Big Sea: End of the World (R.E.M.)
David Lee Roth & the John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band: Jump (Van Halen)

Garry, DJ
Lost Music Saloon
WRIR 97.3 FM
Richmond, Virginia

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    Time: April 6 - 1:03:00 pm
  • Lean On Me: The Best of Bill Withers

    Bill Withers, “Lean On Me”

    from Lean On Me: The Best of Bill Withers

    Legacy Recordings - 1994

  • Time: April 6 - 1:07:18 pm
  • The Essential Bill Withers

    Bill Withers, “Use Me”

    from The Essential Bill Withers

    Columbia/Legacy - 2013

  • Time: April 6 - 1:11:01 pm
  • Life's So Funny

    Joe Diffie, “C-O-U-N-T-R-Y”

    from Life's So Funny

    Epic/Nashville - 1995

  • Time: April 6 - 1:13:39 pm
  • Sky Full of Holes

    Fountains of Wayne, “Richie and Ruben”

    from Sky Full of Holes

    Longtime Listener - 2011

  • Time: April 6 - 1:17:10 pm
  • The Tree of Forgiveness

    John Prine, “Knockin' on Your Screen Door”

    from The Tree of Forgiveness

    Oh Boy Records - 2018

  • Time: April 6 - 1:19:30 pm
  • John Prine

    John Prine, “Spanish Pipedream”

    from John Prine

    Rhino Atlantic - 1972

  • Time: April 6 - 1:22:11 pm
  • Bill Withers, “Lean On Me One-Hour Radio Special”

    from Lean On Me

    Joyride - 2005

  • Time: April 6 - 2:22:10 pm
  • The Dollyrots, “American Girl”

    from American Girl - Single

    self-released - 2017

  • Time: April 6 - 2:25:10 pm
  • Syd Straw, “Harper Valley Pta”

    from Luxury Condos - Coming to Your Neighborhood Soon

    Luxury Condos - 1985

  • Time: April 6 - 2:30:10 pm
  • White Room

    The Cache Valley Drifters, “Boy in the Bubble”

    from White Room

    CMH RECORDS - 1996

  • Time: April 6 - 2:34:41 pm
  • The Derailers, “Raspberry Beret”

    from Reverb Deluxe

    Watermelon Records - 1997

  • Time: April 6 - 2:38:26 pm
  • Rangers' Command

    Red Dirt Rangers, “1999”

    from Rangers' Command

    Lazy S.O.B. - 1999

  • Time: April 6 - 2:41:55 pm
  • Put the Hammer Down

    The Yayhoos, “Roam”

    from Put the Hammer Down

    Lakeside Lounge Records - 2006

  • Time: April 6 - 2:46:51 pm
  • JoCo Looks Back

    Jonathan Coulton, “Baby Got Back”

    from JoCo Looks Back

    Jonathan Coulton - 2008

  • Time: April 6 - 2:52:23 pm
  • Country Soul Brother

    Jesse Dayton, “Just What I Needed”

    from Country Soul Brother

    Stag Records Inc. - 2004

  • Time: April 6 - 2:55:38 pm
  • Play

    Great Big Sea, “End of the World”

    from Play

    Warner Music Canada - 1997

  • Time: April 6 - 2:58:19 pm
  • Strummin' With the Devil: The Southern Side of Van Halen

    David Lee Roth & John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band, “Jump”

    from Strummin' With the Devil: The Southern Side of Van Halen

    CMH Records - 2006

    Lost Music Saloon    April 6th, 2020

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