Today on Folk Plus - an interview from last night with John Gorka.
Woven around the interview with Gorka were the following five tunes:
1. I can't stop Loving You Frank Sinatra and Count Basie Warner Brothers Rec Inc.
2. Cypress Tree - John Gorka -After Yesterday - Red House Records
3 St Caffeine - John Gorka After Yesterday - Red House Records 800 695 4687
4. Next Turn of the Wheel - Garnet Rogers Sparrow's
Wing - www.garnetrogers.com
"The beating of the waves was lost like a heart forever still"
5. Second Hand Face - John Gorka
Out of this Valley - Hight Street Records
"I know a doctor who can do the job"
This began a string of "second" songs. I used this Gorka tune to move into a set already planned after seeing a newspaper clipping at my favorite thrift shop about how a man returned over a thousand dollars found in a thrift shop garment.
6. Secondhand Story - Michael McNevin
Secondhand Story - firstname.lastname@example.org
"Took a ride down to Goodwill...I pulled out a letter from brother to brother"
"I won't know the ending, like I'll never know mine" -hey John!
7. Second Chance - Winstons
Second Chance - mojoWoykn@juno.com
"I leave them freedom and a second chance"
8. Second Hand Smoke - Paul Kahn
These Ears and Eyes - Redwing Music www.redwingmusic.com
Box 577575 Chicago Ill. 60657
"second hand smoke clings to my clothes"
9. Stillness of the Night - Anke Summerhill
Roots Run Deep - Earth and Sky Music
PO Box 521533 Salt Lake City Utah 84152
"We won't get those 2nd chances"
10. Hand Clapping song for Grownups - Nancy White
Gaelic Envy - borealis email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org
"Down at the second cup...."
11. Second Class Species - Jim Layeaux
Earthlings - email@example.com
"human beings - second class species..."
12. Second Effort - Stan Rogers
Turnaround - Fogarty's Cove Music firstname.lastname@example.org
"Its harder to try again than it was to begin"
13. Second Effort - Lui Collins
Baptism of Fire - email@example.com
"somehow I gotta kee from getting further down"
14. Take It around Again - Carrie Newcomer
My True Name - Philo www.rounder.com
"Just too restless to try"
I asked Carrie Newcomer about Beth Lodge-Rigal
15. Start Again - Beth Lodge-Rigal
Dreamtable - firstname.lastname@example.org
"Got to get up and start again"
16. Start Again - Catie Curtis
A Crash Course in Roses - Ryko info@rykodisc
"I can't move, I can't even breathe"
17. Second Cup of Coffee - Gordon Lightfoot
Don Quixote - Warner Bros. LP
"I'm on my second cup of coffe and I still can't face the day"
If you missed John Gorka and Carrie Newcomer, go see Stacey Earle in Middletown tomorrow.
18. If It Weren't For You - Stacey Earle
Simple Gearle - www.staceyearle.com email@example.com
"No time to waste, I must save my strength"
"I never looked back, I just ran"
19. Three Women - Domestic Science Club (written by Carrie
Three Women - firstname.lastname@example.org
"three women round the table, holding hands"
20. What I want is a Proper Cup of Coffee -Trout Fishing
Family Music Party - trout line: 501 369-2221
"If I can't have a proper cup of coffee in a proper copper coffee pot
I'll have a cup of tea"
21. Sex and Music - David Wilcox
Underneath - www.davidwilcox.com
"Is power of being attractivie, no, its just the attraction of power
"They want to pave it over, make it all the same
22. Just Another Fool - Jack Williams
Highway Back Home - OBox 5543 Columbia SC 29250
"He ain't lame, but he can barely walk"
23. Spoon River Anthology - Anne Hills Michael Smith
Paradise Lost and Found www.Redwingmusic.com
"all of our lives were intwined"