May 5, 2015: “An Introduction to the World of Steel Guitar” with Pete Ballard

peteballardFirst-time guest and pedal steel extraordinaire Pete Ballard used this night as a showcase for his instrument. All songs feature steel guitar, mostly pedal steel. Also this night was a live set by the Scrappers, a band featuring Pete and Dave. Check out the mix below!

“An Introduction to the World of Steel Guitar”
Dave Lawson (D) and Pete Ballard (P)

Webb Pierce – There Stands the Glass (D)
Area Code 615 – Hey Jude (P)
Wings – Sally G (D)
Ray Charles – All I Ever Need Is You (P)
Terry Reid – Faith to Arise (D)
Conway Twitty – Last Date (P)
Loretta Lynn – Keep Your Change (D)
Willie Nelson – Bloody Mary Morning (P)
Willie Nelson – Crazy (demo) (D)
Michael Nesmith – Tengo Amore (P)
Lefty Frizell – If You’ve Got the Money I’ve Got the Time (D)
Linda Ronstadt – Birds (P)
Neil Young – LA (D)
Rick Nelson – Last Time Around (P)
Rick Nelson – So Long Mama (D)
Rolling Stones – Torn and Frayed (P)
Flying Burrito Brothers – Older Guys (D)
Flying Burrito Brothers – Cody Cody (P)
Buddy Emmons LP (all songs)

[Live Set by The Scrappers, featuring Pete and Dave]

[Pete played some songs that weren’t written down….]
Flying Burrito Brothers – Tried So Hard (P)
Gene Clark – Here Tonight (D)
Michael Nesmith – Nevada Fighter (P)
Jerry Jeff Walker – Didn’t It Make You Want to Dance (P)
Joe Cocker – Dear Landlord (D)
Nilsson – Joy (P)
Dolly Parton – Travelin’ Man (D)
Lennon – Out of the Blue (P)
Wanda Jackson – Funnel of Love (D)
New Riders of the Purple Sage – Panama Ride (P)
Everly Brothers – Just One Time (D)
International Submarine Band – Blue Eyes (D)
George Harrison – All Things Must Pass (P)
Graham Nash – You’ll Never Be the Same (D)
George Jones – He Stopped Loving Her Today (P)
Little Willie John – She Thinks I Still Care (D)
Charlie Rich – Behind Closed Doors (D)
Eddy Arnold – I’ve Been Thinking (D)
Buck Owens – Together Again (D)
Gary Stewart – Drinking Again (P)
Lyle Lovett – God Will (D)
Conway Twitty – Linda on My Mind (P)
Conway Twitty – Hello Darlin’ (D)
Gary Stewart – Calling It Quits (P)
Gram Parsons – Return of the Grevious Angel (45 version) (D)
Emmylou Harris – Amarillo (P)
Joe Maphis – Tennessee Two Step (D)
Gram Parsons – Drug Store Truck Drivin’ Man (P)
Loudon Wainwright – So Many Songs (D)
Clint Black – Nothing’s News (P)
Jimmie Rodgers – In the Jailhouse Now No. 2 (D)
Elvis Costello – Radio Sweetheart (P)
Ray Price – You Don’t Me Wrong (D)
Ray Price – Night Life (P)
Willie Nelson – Things to Remember (D)
Charlie Pride – Just Between You and Me (P)
Tennessee Ernie Ford and Kay Starr – You’re My Sugar (D)
Steely Dan – Brooklyn (P)
M. Ward – Paul’s Song (D)
Neil Young – Once an Angel (P)
Graham Nash and David Crosby – Southbound Train (D)
Joe Ely – Honky Tonk Masquerade (P)
Van Morrison – Moonshine Whiskey (D)
George Jones – Once You’ve Had the Best (P)
Charlie Rich – Feel Like Going Home (D)

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