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.


Sonntag, 26. Dezember 2010

Sendung vom 26.12.2010 - Best of 2010

- Superstar - Raul Malo (Sinners & Saints)
- Hold On You - Jeff Bridges (Crazy Heart O.S.T.)
- Junky Star - Ryan Bingham (Junky Star)
- Tombstone Blues - Bob Dylan (The Best of Original Recordings)
- They've Trapped Us Boys - Jakob Dylan (Women + Country)
- Working for the MTA - Justin Townes Earle (Harlem River Blues)
- Pretty When It's New - Merle Haggard (I Am What I Am)
- Only Daddy That'll Walk the Line - Mark Chesnutt (Outlaw)
- Adventures of Isabel - Natalie Merchant (Leave You Sleep)
- Sideshow - Mary Gauthier (The Foundling)
- Loretta - Norah Jones featuring Gillian Welch & Dave Rawlings (... Featuring Norah Jones)
- Swinging Doors - Jerry Lee Lewis featuring Merle Haggard and James Burton (Men Old Men)
- This Guitar is for Sale - John Prine (Twistable, Turnable Man - A Tribute to the Songs of Shel Silverstein)
- Right Behind Me - John Mellencamp (No Better Than This)
- A Slow Drag With Josephine - Elvis Costello (National Ransom)
- Bottle to the Bottom - Dierks Bentley featuring Kris Kristofferson (Up On the Ridge)
- Class of '57 - Dailey & Vincent (Sing the Statler Brothers)
- Satan Your Kingdom Must Come Down - Willie Nelson (Country Music)
- The One I Love Is Gone - The Secret Sisters (The Secret Sisters)
- Mujer Ingrata - Los Lobos (Tin Can Trust)
- Homeland - John Hiatt (The Open Road)
- Aloha Oe - Johnny Cash (American VO: Ain't No Grave)
- North to Alaska - Johnny Horton (Country & Western Hit Parade 1960)
- Spanish Pipedream - The Avett Brothers (Broken Hearts & Dirty Windows: The Songs of John Prine)
- Southern Filibuster - Jerry Douglas (Southern Filibuster: A Tribute to Tut Taylor)
- Cindy, I'll Marry You Someday - Robert Plant (Band of Joy)
- Coming Home to Me - Patty Griffin featuring Julie Miller (Downtown Church)
- Coal Miner's Daughter - Loretta Lynn featuring Sheryl Crow and Miranda Lambert (Coal Mine's Daughter: A Tribute to Loretta Lynn)
- Worry 'Bout Your Own Backyard - South Memphis String Band (Home Sweet Home)

Sendung vom 19.12.2010 - X-Mas Special

- Christmas Time's A-Comin' - Patty Loveless (Bluegrass and White Snow) - Let It Snow - Leon Redbone (Christmas Island) - Winter Wonderland - Merle Haggard (A Christmas Present) - Hot Texas Christmas Day - Dale Watson (Christmas Time in Texas) - Silver Bells - Bob Dylan (Christmas in the Heart) - Jingle Bells - The Blue Hawaiians (Christmas on Big Island) - Mele Kalikimaka - The Krüger Brothers (Christmas with the Krüger Brothers) - Here Comes Santa Claus - Dwight Yoakam (Come on Christmas) - Santa Looked a Lot Like Daddy - Buck Owens (Open Up Your Heart) - Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer - Ernest Tubb (Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer) - Nester the Long Eared Christmas Donkey - Hank Snow (The Singing Ranger, Vol. 3) - Fairytale of New York - The Pogues featuring Kirsty MacColl (If I Should Fall in Grace with God) - No Place Like Home on Christmas - Little Jimmie Dickens (Country Boy) - Beautiful Star of Bethlehem - Emmylou Harris (Light of the Stable) - Jesus Was a Capricorn - Kris Kristofferson (Jesus Was a Capricorn) - Blue Christmas - Johnny Cash (Christmas with Johnny Cash) - Lonely Christmas Call - George Jones (A Good Year for the Roses) - The Little Drummer Boy - Michael Doucet (Alligator Stomp, Vol. 4: Cajun Christmas) - Christmas Blues - Canned Heat (Christmas Album)

Donnerstag, 16. Dezember 2010

Sendung vom 12.12.2010 - Louisiana Special

- Eh, petite fille - Clifton Chenier (Zydeco Dynamite: The Clifton Chenier Anthology)
- Zydeco sont pas sale - Clifton Chenier (Zydeco Dynamite: The Clifton Chenier Anthology)
- My Toot Toot - Rockin' Sidney (The Rough Guide to Zydeco)
- That Was Your Mother - Paul Simon (Graceland)
- Hey Good Lookin' - Buckwheat Zydeco (Where There's Smoke There's Fire)
- Louisiana Man - Dave Edmunds (D.E. 7th)
- Rosita - Paul Mac Bonvin (On the Boulevard)
- Lacassine Special - Jo-El Sonnier (Cajun Life)
- Levee Town - Sonny Landreth (Leeve Town)
- The Flame Will Never Die - Beausoleil (Bayou Boogie)
- Down at the Twist and Shout - Mary Chapin Carpenter (Shooting Straight in the Dark)
- Back Door - Queen Ida and her Zydeco Band (Alligator Stomp: Cajun and Zydeco Classics)
- Bon Ton Rouler - Clifton Chenier (Zydeco Dynamite: The Clifton Chenier Anthology)
- Jolie Blond - The Balfa Brothers (Alligator Stomp, Vol. 2: Cajun and Zydeco Classics)
- La Valse du Regret - Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys (Alligator Stomp, Vol. 5: Cajun and Zydeco - The Next Generation)
- Erosion - Giant Sand (Blurry Blue Mountain)

Samstag, 11. Dezember 2010

Sendung vom 5.12.2010 - Sven Regener & J.J. Cale

- Leise rieselt der Schnee - Element of Crime (Fremde Federn)
- Motorcycle Song - Element of Crime (Fremde Federn)
- Über Nacht - Element of Crime (Die schönen Rosen)
- Crazy Mama - J.J. Cale (Naturally)
- If You're Ever in Oklahoma - J.J. Cale (Really)
- I'll Be There - J.J. Cale (Okie)
- Clyde - Waylon Jennings (Music Man)
- Precious Memories - J.J. Cale (Okie)
- I'll Make Love to You Anytime - Eric Clapton (Backless)
- Fate of a Fool - J.J. Cale (5)
- Mona - Hank Shizzoe (Low Budget)
- Ain't Love Funny - J.J. Cale (Closer to You)
- Tijuana - David Lindley and Hani Naser (Playing Even Better)

Sendung vom 28.11.2010 - Randy Newman & Loretta Lynn

- Crazy Arms - Marty Stuart feat. Ralph Mooney (Ghost Train: The Studio Sessions)
- A Two-Step Away - Gary P. Nunn (Taking Texas to the Country)
- Worn Out Shoes - Caleb Klauder (Western Country)
- Old Kentucky Home - Randy Newman (12 Songs)
- Birmingham - The Del McCoury Band (Sail Away: The Songs of Randy Newman)
- Rider in the Rain - Randy Newman (Little Criminals)
- Mr. President - Sam Bush (Sail Away: The Songs of Randy Newman)
- Big Hat, No Cattle - Randy Newman (Bad Love)
- You Cared Enough to Lie - Reckless Kelly (Somewhere in Time by Pinot Bennett)
- After the Fire is Gone - Steve Earle and Allison Moorer (Coal Miner's Daughter: A Tribute to Loretta Lynn)
- Success - Loretta Lynn (Honky Tonk Girl: The Loretta Lynn Collection)
- Somebody, Somewhere - Lucinda Williams (Coal Miner's Daughter)
- Heaven, Sittin' Down - Phosphorescent (Here's to Taking It Easy)
- Like a Broken Record - Lloyd Cole (Broken Record)
- Jimmie Rodger's Dream - Elton John feat. Leon Russell (The Union)
- Yesterday's Blues - Ryan Bingham and the Dead Horses (Junky Star)
- Hummingbyrd - Marty Stuart (Ghost Train: The Studio Sessions)

Freitag, 3. Dezember 2010

Sendung vom 21.11.2010 - Dr. John is 70! / Bluegrass in Basel

- Feel Good Music - Dr. John and the Lower 911 (Tribal)
- Tipitina - Dr. John (Gumbo)
- Iko Iko - Dr. John (Gumbo)
- Memories of Professor Longhair - Dr. John (Dr. John Plays Mac Rebenack)
- Kickin' Back - Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper (Leavin' Town)
- Dankeschön, Bitteschön, Wiedersehen - Eddie Wilson (Dankeschön, Bitteschön, Wiedersehen)
- Jesse's Daybreak - Country Pickers (Swiss Country Music Awards 1993)
- Evelina - The Country Pickers (East to West)
- Toscana - Sunny Mountain Grass (Still Going Strong)
- Let those Brown Eyes Smile at Me - The Country Pickers (East to West)
- What Will Become of Me - Special Consensus (Everything's Alright)
- John Henry - Chris Jones (Blinded by the Rose)
- Without You - Carmel Sheerin and the Ravens (European World of Bluegrass 2005)
- A Broken Heart - Four Wheel Drive (Another Town)
- I Must Be Someone Else You've Known - Steep Canyon Rangers (Deep in the Shade)
- I'm Riding This Train - Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper (Leavin' Town)
- Sarah - Krüger Brothers (Up 18 North)

Sendung vom 14.11.2010 - Fifty Years Ago Today

- The Story of a Broken Heart - Johnny Cash (Sun: The Singles Collection)
- A Six Pack to Go - Hank Thompson (Honky Tonkin')
- Who Will Buy the Wine - Charlie Walker (Pick Me Up On Your Way Down)
- Spoonful - Howlin' Wolf (The Chess Box)
- The Walkin' Blues - Lightnin' Hopkins (The Complete Prestige/Bluesville Recordings)
- No Shoes - John Lee Hooker (Hooker)
- Hush Hush - Jimmy Reed (His Greatest Recordings)
- Excuse Me (I Think I've Got a Heartache) - Buck Owens (Act Naturally)
- Wishful Thinking - Wynn Stewart (Wishfull Thinking)
- Mule Skinner Blues - The Fendermen (Golden Age of American Rock 'n' Roll)
- Let's Think About Living - Bob Luman (Let's Think About Living)
- Bir Iron - Marty Robbins (The Story of My Life: The Best of Marty Robbins)
- O'Leary's Cow - Johnny Horton (1956-1960)
- Everglades - The Kingston Trio (The Guard Years)
- Please Help Me, I'm Falling - Hank Locklin (... and the Answer Is)
- (I Can't Help You) I'm Fallin' Too - Skeeter Davies (... and the Answer Is)
- Honky Tonk Girl - Loretta Lynn (Honky Tonk Girl: The Loretta Lynn Collection)
- Crying My Heart Out Over You - Flatt and Scruggs (1948-1959)
- How Far to Little Rock - The Stanley Brothers (The Definitive Collection 1947-1966)
- Basile Waltz - Harry Choates (The 'D' Singles)
- The Smoke, the Bottle, the Wine - Bill Mack (The 'D' Singles)
- My Walking Shoes - Jimmy Martin (1954-1974)

Sendung vom 7.11.2010 - Joni and Mary

- Going Up Home - Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen (At Edwards Barn)
- God's Own Child - Peter Rowan Bluegrass Band (Legacy)
- God Is Watching - Rhonda Vincent (Taken)
- Saturday Nite Special - The Sundown Playboys (Come and Get It: The Best of Apple Records)
- Circus Song - Maria Muldaur (Maria Muldaur's Barnyard Dance)
- Puff the Magic Dragon - Peter, Paul and Mary (Carry It On)
- Lemon Tree - Peter, Paul and Mary (Carry It On)
- It Takes a lot to Laugh, It Takes a Train to Cry - Bob Dylan (Highway 61 Revisited)
- Both Sides Now - Rachel Yamagata (The Village: A Celebration of the Music of Greenwich Village)
- You Turn Me On I'm a Radio - Joni Mitchell (For the Roses)
- Urge for Going - George Hamilton IV. (Country Boy ... Best of)
- Circle Game - Ian and Sylvia (So much for Dreaming)
- If I Had a Heart - Joni Mitchell (Shine)
- Ride the Rail - Giant Sand (Blurry Blue Mountain)
- New York - Caitlin Rose (Own Side Now)