Across the Blue Ridge #112 - Classic Songs, and New country/Americana Artist Caleb Caudle

Across the Blue Ridge #112 - Classic Songs, and New country/Americana Artist Caleb Caudle

4:00pm Feb 09, 2018
Caleb Caudle, a North Carolina country & Americana musician is our featured guest this week on Across the Blue Ridge. His new album – his eighth – is out February 23.
Andy Tennille, used with permission of Caleb Caudle

As usual, we open the show with a powerful collection of country, bluegrass and old-time songs and tunes, keeping us rooted in traditions as we explore new sounds.  Segment 2 of the show features Caleb Caudle, a versatile, always-exploring artist from North Carolina’s piedmont.  His new album, Crushed Coins, debuts on February 23 with a release party at the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art in Winston-Salem, NC.  We hear the title cut plus another song, and talk with Caleb Caudle about his evolution through punk rock, singer-songwriter, modern country, and Americana.  Hear his stories of growing up surrounded by music in one of the most music-rich and tradition-rich areas of the U.S.  He explains how that’s affected his own music.  We wrap up the show with some deeply rooted blues, and a haunting fiddle tune. 

Playlist

  1. I'll Stay Around
    J.D. Crowe
    Blackjack
     
  2. Every Hard Mile
    Red June
    Beauty Will Come
     
  3. The Homestead On The Farm
    Carter Family
    My Clinch Mountain Home
     
  4. Ramblin' Woman
    Hazel Dickens
    Hazel Dickens & Alice Gerrard
     
  5. Little Maggie
    Obray Ramsey
    Good Old Mountain Dew
     
  6. Too Much Me, Not Enough You
    Karen Collins 
    No Yodeling On The Radio
     
  7. Break 1 - Flying Indian Waltz
    A. Robic & The Exertions
    Old Time Music Dance Party
     
  8. I Don't Care If Tomorrow Never Comes
    Hank Williams
    The Best Of Hank Williams
     
  9. Crushed Coins
    Caleb Caudle
    Crushed Coins
     
  10. Interview - Caleb Caudle
     
  11. London Calling
    The Clash
    London Calling
     
  12. Rambling Hobo
    Doc Watson
    Memories
     
  13. Miles Away
    Caleb Caudle
    Tobacco Town
     
  14. Rising Sun Blues
    Doc Watson
    Portrait
     
  15. Break 2-Old Corn Liquor
    Odell Thompson
    Black Banjo Songsters of NC & VA
     
  16. Stack of Tomorrows
    Caleb Caudle
    Crushed Coins
     
  17. Interview - Caleb Caudle
     
  18. Nashville Blues
    Delmore Brothers
    Brown's Ferry Blues
     
  19. Sweet Home
    Algia Mae Hinton
    Honey Babe
     
  20. Flat Foot & Bug Dance
    John Jackson
    Don't Let Your Deal Go Down
     
  21. Ground Speed
    Steve Lewis & Jeff Little Trio
    Made In The Blue Ridge
     
  22. Puncheon Floor
    Jesse Milnes & Emily Miller
    Deep End Sessions