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, 19. Januar 2009

Sendung vom 18.1.2009 - A Journey Through the States: 1st Stop California

- California Blues - Merle Haggard (Same Train - A Different Time)
- Streets of Bakerfield - Dwight Yoakam with Buck Owens (Just Lookin' For A Hit)
- California Angel - The Derailers (Reverb Deluxe)
- King of California - Dave Alvin (King of California)
- Friends in California - Johnny Cash (American Outtakes)
- California Stars - Billy Bragg & Wilco (Mermaid Avenue)
- California Up Tight Band - Flatt & Scruggs (1964-1969, plus)
- L.A. Blues - Tom T. Hall (In Search of a Song)
- L.A. Freeway - Guy Clark (Old No1)
- Out in California - Tom T. Russel (The Rose of San Joaquin)
- All the Gold in California - Larry Gatlin and The Gatlin Brothers (The Best of the Gatlins)
- San Francisco Bay Blues - Eric Clapton (Unplugged)
- San Diego Serenade - Tom Waits (The Heart of Saturday Night)
- California Sunshine - Waylon Jennings (The Journey - Destiny's Child)
- Frisco Blues - John Lee Hooker (The Ultimate Collection: 1948-1990)

Montag, 12. Januar 2009

Sendung vom 11.1.2009 - Songs zur Finanzkrise

- How Can a Poor Man Stand Such Times and Live - Blind Afred Reed ("When The Sun Goes Down: Poor Man's Heaven")
- Eddie Cantor's Tips on the Stock Market - Eddie Cantor ("When The Sun Goes Down...)
- No Depression In Heaven - The Carter Family (American Folk Music, Vol. 4)
- Brother Can You Spare a Dime? - Leo Reisman & His Orchestra ("When The Sun Goes Down...")
- Slippin' Around - Floyd Tillmann ("Dim Lights, Thick Smoke and Hillbilly Music - 1949")
- Lovesick Blues - Hank Williams ("The Original Singles Collection ...Plus")
- Mule Train - Tennessee Ernie Ford ("Dim Lights, ...")
- Boogie Chillen' - John Lee Hooker ("The Ultimate Collection 1948-1990)
- I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry - Hank Williams ("The Orginal Singles Collection ...Plus")
- Pay Me My Money Down - Bruce Springsteen ("We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions")
- I'm Changing My Name to Fannie Mae - Tom Paxton ("Demos")
- Rainin' in My Heart - Slim Harpo ("Sweet Soul Music - 1961")
- New Spanish Two Step - Bob Wills ("The Essential Bob Wills 1935-1947")
- Workingman's Blues #2 - Bob Dylan ("Modern Times")

Montag, 5. Januar 2009

Sendung vom 4.1.2009 - All New

- Happy New Year Blues - Blind Lemon Jefferson (Classic Sides)
- That's A Start - Shilf (Out For Food)
- New Moon Over Jamaica - Johnny Cash with Paul McCartney (Water from the Wells of Home)
- The New Hula Blues - Taj Mahal (Taj Mahal and the Hula Blues)
- New Partner - Bonnie 'Prince' Billy (Greatest Palace Music)
- New Game Now - Kris Kristofferson (Moment of Forever)
- Looking for a New Mama - Jimmie Rodgers (The Singing Brakeman)
- Ich such mir eine neue Frau - Roland Heinrich (Einsam und ausgebremst)
- Brand New Companion - Townes Van Zandt (Texas Troubadour)
- All Things New Again - The Wallflowers (Rebel, Sweetheart)
- I've Got a New Heartache - Ray Price and the Cherokees (Ray Price and the Cherokee Cowboys)
- Brand New Heartache - Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen (Bakersfield Bound)
- New Paint - Loudon Wainwright III (Recovery)
- New Year's Day - Charlie Robison (Good Times)