X-Roads schenkt wöchentlich eine Stunde lang den missverstandenen Poeten, den einsamen Cowboys, den gescheiterten Baumwollpflückern, den heiseren Protestsängern und den betrunkenen Alleinunterhaltern Gehör.

X-Roads: Jeden Sonntag von sechs bis sieben auf Radio X.

Montag, 29. März 2010

Sendung vom 28.3.2010 - Eric Clapton

- Boom Boom - The Yardbirds (Crossroads)
- Baby Don't Worry - Sonny Boy Williamson & The Yardbirds (Live at the Crow-Daddy Club)
- Bernard Jenkins - John Mayall & Eric Clapton (Crossroads)
- Crossroads - Cream
- Sleeping in the Ground - Blind Faith (Blind Faith)
- May You Never - John Martin (Solid Air)
- Mean Old Frisco - Derek and the Dominos
- Sign Language - Eric Clapton (No Reason to Cry)
- We're All the Way - Eric Clapton (Slowhand)
- After Midnight - J.J. Cale (Naturally)
- Golden Ring - The Krüger Brothers (Access All Areas)
- Blues Before Sunrise - Eric Clapton (From the Cradle)
- It Hurts Me Too - Elmore James (King of the Slide Guitar)
- Riding With the King - Eric Clapton & B.B. King (Riding With the King)
- Ride the River - J.J. Cale & Eric Clapton (The Road to Escondido)

Sendung vom 21.3.2010 - All this Blues

- Preachin' Blues - Son House (Father of the Delta Blues)
- I Shall Not Be Moved - Paul Rishell & Anne Raines (Down the Dirt Road: The Songs of Charley Patton)
- Lay Your Burdens Down - Mojo Swamp (Lay Your Burdens Down)
- Pallet on Your Floor - Mojo Swamp & the Little Chevy (Live @ the X-Roads)
- Memphis Has Got the Blues - Rita Chiarelli (Breakfast at Midnight)
- Blues for Yesterday - Charlie Musslewhite (Delta Hardware)
- Colour of the Blues - John Hammond (Ready for Love)
- It Must Have Been the Devil - Otis Spann (The Chess Story)
- Baby Please Don't Go - Muddy Waters (Fathers and Sons)
- Rock Me Baby - Fleetwood Mac & Otis Spann (Blues Jam in Chicago Vol. 2)
- Death Letter - John Mellencamp (Trouble No More)

Donnerstag, 18. März 2010

Sendung vom 14.3.2010 - Buena Vista Social Pub

- Fallin' & Flyin' - Colin Farrell & Jeff Bridges (Crazy Heart O.S.T)
- Fireball Roberts - John Hiatt (The Open Road)
- Crossing Muddy Waters - John Hiatt (Crossing Muddy Waters)
- Homeland - John Hiatt (The Open Road)
- The Most Original Sin - Willie Nelson (Across the Borderline)
- Rounding Third - The Holmes Brothers (Feed my Soul)
- Like a Hurricane - The Coal Porters (Duranga)
- Dixie Darling - South Memphis String Band (Home Sweet Home)
- Recession Blues - Hank Shizzoe (Breather)
- Mr. Porter - The Sad Riders (In the End We Always Win)
- March to Battle - The Chieftains feat. Liam Neeson (San Patricio)
- Guadalupe - The Chieftains feat. Linda Ronstadt and Los Lobos (Santiago)
- Cancion Mixteca - The Chieftains feat. Los Tigres Del Norte (San Patricio)
- Jordan Is a Hard Road to Travel - The Chieftains with John Hiatt (Further Down the Old Plank Road)

Donnerstag, 11. März 2010

Red-Headed Stranger On The Way

Nach Kris Kristofferson kommt auch der zweite noch lebende Highwayman nach Basel. Willie Nelson spielt am 23.6. im grossen Festsaal der Messe.

Dienstag, 9. März 2010

Sendung vom 7.3.2010 - Townes Van Zandt

- Waitin' Around to Die - Townes Van Zandt (For the Sake of the Song)
- To Live Is to Fly - Townes Van Zandt (High, Low and in Between)
- Rex's Blues - David Onley (Roses)
- I'll Be Here in the Morning - Townes Van Zandt feat. Barb Donovan (Angelina)
- White Freightliner Blues - Jon Langford, Sally Timms & John Rce (There's a Hole in Heaven Where Some Sin Slips Through
- Racing in the Streets - Townes Van Zandt (Roadsongs)
- Black Widow Blues - Townes Van Zandt (In the Beginning)
- Hunger Child Blues - Navel (Neonoir)
- Black Crow Blues - Jari Antti (Live @ the X-Roads)
- The Hole - Townes Van Zandt (No Deeper Blues)
- Pancho and Lefty - Willie Nelson feat. Bob Dylan (Live Recording)
- St. John the Gambler - Townes Van Zandt (Our Mother the Mountain)
- If I Was Washington - Townes Van Zandt (No Deeper Blue)
- Flyin' Shoes - Townes Van Zandt (Flyin' Shoes)

Montag, 8. März 2010

Sendung vom 28.2.2010 - The Man in Black Comes Around

- Ain't No Grave - Johnny Cash (American VI: Ain't No Grave)
- For the Good Times - Johnny Cash (American VI: Ain't No Grave)
- Why Me Lord - Kris Kristofferson (Jesus Was A Capricorn)
- Let the Train Blow the Whistle - Johnny Cash (American Recordings)
- The Beast in Me - Nick Lowe (The Impossible Bird)
- Kneeling Drunkard's Plea - Johnny Cash (American II: Unchained)
- I've Been Everywhere - Hank Snow (The Singing Ranger Vol. 3)
- One - Johnny Cash (American III: Solitary Man)
- I See A Darkness - Bonnie Prince Billy (I See A Darkness)
- The Man Comes Around - Johnny Cash (American IV: The Man Comes Around)
- Sam Hall - Text Ritter (Deep Roots of Johnny Cash)
- God's Gonna Cut You Down - Johnny Cash (American V: A Hundred Highways)
- Four Strong Winds - Ian & Sylvia (The Complete Vanguard Studio Recordings)
- The Wonder of You - Johnny Cash (American Outtakes)
- Redemption Song - Johnny Cash feat. Joe Strummer (Unearthed III: Redemption Songs)
- Aloah Oe - Johnny Cash (American VI: Ain't No Grave)

Sendung vom 21.2.2010 - The Man in Black

- There You Go - Johnny Cash (The Man in Black 1954-1958)
- I Walk the Line - Johnny Cash (The Man in Black 1954-1958)
- Train of Love - Laurie Lewis (Cash on Delivery - A Tribute)
- Home of the Blues - Johnny Cash (The Man in black 1954-1958)
- Ballad of a Teenage Queen - Johnny Cash feat. Rosanne Cash & The Everly Brothers (Water from the Wells of Home)
- I Still Miss Someone - Flatt & Scruggs (Lester Flatt & Earl Scruggs, 1964-1969, plus)
- One More Ride - Marty Stuart feat. Johnny Cash (Busy Bee Cafe)
- Thanks a lot - Johnny Cash (The Man in Black 1954-1958)
- Five Feet High and Rising - Johnny Cash (Songs of Our Soil)
- Busted - Johnny Cash (Blood, Sweat and Tears)
- Ring of Fire - Johnny Cash (The Man in Black 1963-1969, plus)
- Understand Your Man - Johnny Cash (The Man in Black 1963-1969, plus)
- The One on the Right Is on the Left -
Johnny Cash (The Man in Black 1963-1969, plus)
- Daddy Sang Bass - Johnny Cash (The Legend)
- Man in Black - Johnny Cash (The Legend)
- A Thing Called Love - Johnny Cash (The Legend)
- Cry Cry Cry - Sally Timms ('Til Things Are Brighter - A Tribute to Johnny Cash)
- The Wanderer - U2 feat. Johnny Cash (Zooropa)
- I Walk the Line (Revisited) - Rodney Crowell feat. Johnny Cash (The Houston Kid)

Sendung vom 14.2.2010 - Valentine's Day & New Lovers

- Valentine's Day - Lucky 7 (Light of Day - A Tribute to Bruce Springsteen)
- Valentine's Day - Palace Music (Lost Blues and Other Songs)
- Valentine - Billy Joe Shaver feat. Nanci Griffith (The Real Deal)
- Valentine - Willie Nelson (Across the Borderline)
- Valentine's Day - Steve Earle (I Feel Alright)
- The Stars & I - Allison Moorer (Crows)
- Western Stars - k.d. lang (recollection)
- Hold On You - Jeff Bridges (O.S.T. Crazy Heart)
- Constant Waiting - The Sadies (We Are Only Riders - The Jeffrey Lee Pierce Sessions Project)
- Ramblin' Mind - David Eugene Edwards (We Are Only Riders ...)
- She Is - Sufjan Stevens (Dream Brothers - The Songs of Tim and Jeff Buckley)
- Morning Glory - Tim Buckley (Good Bye and Hello)
- Eyes of the Immigrant - Eric Andersen (You Can't Relive the Past)
- Dusty Boxcar Wall - Eric Andersen (Today Is the Highway)
- Valentine - Old 97's (Hit By a Train - The Best of)
- Valentine - Hazeldine (Double Back)

Sendung vom 7.2.2010 - Aufmüpfige Damen

... ist wegen einem technischen Defekt leider irgendwo auf der Strecke verschollen.

Sendung vom 31.1.2010 - Kate, Howe and some Blues Harp

- Matapedia - Kate and Anna McGarrigle (Matapedia)
- Complainte pour Ste Catherine - Kate and Anna McGarrigle (Kate and Anna McGarrigle)
- NaCl - Kate and Anna McGarrigle (Pronto Monto)
- I'm a King Bee - Slim Harpo (Blowing the Fuse: 31 R 'n B Classics 1957)
- Juke - Little Walter (The Essential Little Walter)
- Blues with a Feeling - The Paul Butterfield Blues Band (The Paul Butterfield Blues Band)
- Baby Will You Please Help Me - Charley Musslewhite (Stand Back)
- Valley of Rain - Giant Sand (Valley of Rain)
- Sand - OP 8 feat. Lisa Germano (Slush)
- Mope-a-long Rides Again - The Band of ... Blacky Ranchette (Still Lookin' Good to Me)
- Flying Around the Sund ar Remarkable Speed - Giant Sand (Giant Sand is all over the Map)
- Stranded Pearl - Giant Sand (Provisions)
- Schooldays - Kate, Anna, Rufus, Marha, Loudon, Chaim (The McGarrigle Hour)
- Prend ton manteau - Kate and Anna McGarrigle (Pronto Monto)
- Petite annonce amoureuse - Kate and Anna McGarrigle (La vache qui pleure)