Playlist: America's Back 40 for October 25, 2009 - 1:00pm

Annual Halloween special with live interview and performance with Tim Ericson. Tim performs "northern roots music" - largely from New England, also southern, accapella, shape note, latin jazz with Omar Sosa. He's is a musicologist who teaches at Wesleyan.

CDs are Every Sound Below (Appalseed) Northern Roots Live in Namest (Indies Scope) Cold Mountain - Movie Soundtrack (DMZ Columbia). With Omar Sosa - Across the Divide. Formerly with Cordelia's Dad.

ArtistSongAlbumLabelYear
Vernon OxfordBringing Mary HomeKeepin It CountryRounder19821:033:06
Christy MooreThe Reel in the Flickering LightOrdinary ManGreen Linnet19851:064:32
Hank WilliamsAlone and ForsakenAlone with his GuitarMercury20001:081:56
John HiattCrossing Muddy WatersCrossing Muddy WatersVanguard20001:104:05
Johnny FullerHaunted HouseRock N Roll Dance Party of the 50sSpecialty19561:164:00
T Bone BurnettZombielandThe True False IdentityDMZ20061:204:00
Tom WaitsClap HandsRain DogsIsland19851:243:47
5 Jones BoysMr. Ghost Goes to TownRhythm Quartets in the 30s The Human OrchestraClanka Lanka19851:283:00
Jerry Lee LewisNo Headstone on my GraveA Half Century of HitsTime Life20061:314:00
Screamin Jay HawkinsLittle DemonVoodoo JiveRhino19901:363:00
Dixie ChicksGoodby EarlFlyMonument19991:404:00
PoguesWild Cats of KilkennyRum Sodomy and the LashMCA19851:442:44
Bruce MolskyWolves a HowlingLost BoyRounder19961:483:31
Shawn CampSoldiers Joy 1864Live at the Station InnOh Boy20031:523:00
Buell KazeeThe Butcher BoyAnthology of American Folk MusicSmithsonian19971:554:00
Tim EricksenLive InterviewO DeathLive 20092:054:00
Tim EriksenLive Interview Omie WiseLive20092:155:00
Tim EriksenLive Interviw Every Sound BelowLive20092:204:00
Tim EriksenLive InterviewFriendshipLive 20092:304:00
Tim OBrienMick Ryans LamentTwo JourneysHowdy Skies20012:354:00
Sylvia HeroldThe Widows PromiseA Bowl of Crystal TearsSelf19972:394:55
BeausoleilZydeco gris grisBayou BoogieRounder19862:453:37
Shel SilversteinBury Me In My ShadesInside Folk SongsAtlantic19622:473:19
Webb Pierce and Red SovineLittle RosaShit Happens!Bear20072:503:17
Ray BierlBig Joe and Phantom 309Any Place I Hang My HatGreasy String Productions20072:547:09

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