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    Show 58

    Broadcast 02-28-2024

    Some songs

    Intro: Roulette - Dom Mariani and the Majestic Kelp, Underwater Casino, 2003

    If I Had A Ticket - Uncle Bill, from 1998, their album Special Treatment.

    Jungle Blues - C.W. Stoneking, the title track to his 2008 album.

    Sophisticated Mama - Captain Matchbox Whoopee Band, from their 1973 album Smoke Dreams.

    Bye Bye Byron Bay - The Re-Mains, the 2003 album Thank You For Supporting Country Rockn’Roll.

    Bluebird Boots - Suzannah Espie, from 2012, her album Sea of Lights. One of the featured players on the record was multi-instrumentalist Chris Altmann.

    I Told A Lie - Chris Altmann, from his album Nothing But Nice Things, from 2014. Altmann is Australian, the record was made in Canada.

    Room For Improvement - Junior, off their album Restless, from 2002. I know very little about this band. The CD came to me as a reviewer and I liked it enough to keep it.

    When the Sky Is Grey - the Orbweavers, a single from 2020, something of a comeback.

    Ten Miles East Of Lonely - Mick Ahearne and the Harcourt Valley Band, from their 2003 album In the Pocket. Mick gave me this CD one day when I met him in the Farmers Arms Hotel in Daylesford, Victoria.

    So Long Maryanne - Courtney Barnett covers Leonard Cohen, on the 2019 album MTV Unplugged, Live in Melbourne, Australia on Tuesday 22nd October 2019.

    The High Side Of the Low End - Central Victoria’s and Radio Springs Hotel’s and Clarksdale Mississippi’s own Adrian Kosky, the title track of his 2006 album.

    I Must Be In A Good Place Now - Tex Perkins and the Fat Rubber Band featuring Matt Walker, a 2021 single.

    I’ll Never Find Another You - the Seekers, the quintessential Australian folk group, this version from YouTube of a session recorded in 1964 at Abbey Road Studios in London.   

    Outro - Chicken Omelette, by Baby Langston, from their acclaimed 1998 album.

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