Howdy Friends I am thankful this episode was recorded in advance as I now have a Head Cold making a rapid decent to Bronchitis making an early appearance this year. This week starts out Swinging with a Double Shot from the current AWA Western Swing Female Award winner Cheryl Deserée with the first song being a Duet with Ray Benson. Then Three Locals here in the Lubbock TX area Jenni Dale Lord, The Maines Brothers Band, KSSL's own Cathy Whitten. Then Coming soon to Darryl Holland's Cactus Theater
There’s a Rainbow Over the Range – Sons of the Pioneers
Old Western Wind – Jimmy Wakely Trio
Panhandle Wind – Red Steagall
Out Here the Wind Blows Free – Jimmy Wakely Trio
Where the Wild Winds Blow –Ranger Doug
The Cold Wind Blows – Sisters of the Silver Sage
Wind – Sons of the Pioneers
Blow, Wind, Blow – Jimmy Wakely Trio
Music from Selected John Wayne films
Riders of Destiny – Studio Orch
Somewhere in Sonora – Studio Orch
La Rosita (from Somewhere in Sonora) – Laurindo Almeid
Riders in the Sky (a Cowboy Legend) – Vaughn Monroe
When the Bloom is on the Sage – Sons of the Pioneers
Night Time in the West
Camping at the End of the Trail – Jimmy Wakely Trio
Blue Prairie – The Reinsmen
Moonlight on the Prairie – Shug Fisher Trio
Moon Over the Trail – Jimmy Wakely Trio
Moonlight on the Trail – Sons of the San Joaquin
Cowboy’s Love Call – Jimmy Wakely Trio
Moonlight Melody – Sons of the Pioneers
Night Guard – Roy Rogers
Night Herding Song –
Howdy Fans Family & Friends around the Globe Welcome to a special edition of Swinging Country. People who have known me a long time know that I have and use several Mottos one of them "Always Expect The Unexpected" could perhaps apply to this weeks episode. As always a lot of information to share so I strongly encourage you to keep paper and pen ready! This week I have 2 Spotlight Featured Artist with visits a Bobby Day Bobby Flores and Bobby Mackey!!! This show will in Large part be my Hallowee
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