Category Archives: Music

Slim Whitman: January 20, 1923 – June 19, 2013

Slim Whitman Is Not Like the Others: Our First Cosmic Cowboy This blog was originally posted on January 21, 2012. Tune in Sunday morning to KBCS 91.3 in Seattle or to http://www.kbcs.fm this Sunday morning, June 23, 2013, for a … Continue reading

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The Griesly Bride

The creeps and crawls of Halloween are always fun. If you didn’t hear Walkin’ the Floor this past Sunday it was three hours of wonderfully spooky country music. You can check it out here. I didn’t get to one song … Continue reading

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For the Last Time: Community Radio’s Last Love Letter (Again)

I keep intending to tell you I been lonely much too long And some morning you will wake up And find the note that says I’m gone. I’ve tried so long to say I’m moving to greener pastures down the … Continue reading

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Liam Fitzgerald and the Rainieros: The Interview, Part Two

Here is part two of the  Walkin’ the Floor interview with talented honky tonker Liam Fitzgerald of The Rainieros. We sat down at Seattle’s legendary home of country music, the Little Red Hen, and talked about his new album Last … Continue reading

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Liam Fitzgerald and the Rainieros: The Interview, Part Two

Tune in Sunday morning 9/16/12) at 7:30 am on Walkin’ the Floor to hear part two of our interview with talented honky tonker Liam Fitzgerald of The Rainieros, live at Seattle’s legendary home of country music, the Little Red Hen! … Continue reading

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Our Lady of the Tall Trees: Cahalen Morrison and Eli West

Prologue Some musicians you come to late. They are fully formed, have found their voice, their place, their history writ. Some you catch out of the corner of your eye when they’re still swirling around in the heat and dust … Continue reading

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Link by Link and Yard by Yard

It all started in 2009 as a screwball post about Tim McGraw. I had just heard his song It’s A Business Doing Pleasure With You and specifically the line “I spent fif-teen hundred dollars on your damn- dog’s -collar / … Continue reading

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