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An Eclectic Morning PLaylist ends with Paul Thorn’s “Honky Tonk Neanderthal”! (Video)

Bela FleckSo the iPod was set on shuffle this morning as I set out to work on a stairway hall that I am getting se to paint and this is the resultant playlist – I think this playlist should be in the dictionary beside the word eclectic. What do you think?

1 Pineapple Heart – Bela Fleck and the Flecktones

2. Blue Drops of Rain – Corey Stevens

3. Six Feet Under the Ground – Michael Cleveland

So in in the first three songs there’s one jazz banjo Virtuoso, one great blues guitarist, and a bluegrass fiddle virtuoso in Michael Cleveland a good start in mixing it up!

4 Mango Story – David Wilcox

5. Lydia – Dave Fields

6. Wind Me Up – The Contribution

In these next three we hear a funny story from David Wilcox’s East Nashville Hardware album, a blues tune from Fields and tune from the Jam Band The Contribution

7. Every Day – Tinsley Ellis

8. Should’ve Learned By Now – Roger Creager

9. In My Eyes – Charlie Roth

Ok so it’s back to the blues with Tinsley Ellis from Fire It Up, some Texas Country from Roger Creager and a very nice Americana song from Charlie Roth!

10. Caribou Dreams – Peter Kater and R Carlos Nakai

11. Sixteen Tons – Leon Russell

12. Be So Blue – Trent Somner and the New Row Mob

So a very nice instrumental from pianist Peter Kate and the great R Calos Nakai, a song from my young from Leon Russell. He can make those old songs his own can’t he! And a seldom head tune from an Americana artist Trent Somner

13. Do Re Mi – Frank Hamilton

14 Harmonic Convergence – Steven Halpern

15.Fabio & Liubeace – Paul Thorn

Hey what can you say Frank Hamilton – knew and played with woody Guthrie! some new age music from Halpern and finishing with Americana’s Paul Thorn!!!

So let’s end this playlist and get back to work — how about another one from Paul Thorn – “Honky Tonk Neanderthal” performed on “The Tom & Bob Show”!!!