Rootin' Around

Updated: 4 days ago



Join Mike August Saturday afternoons for Rootin' Around! Two hours of music and insights, great memories, and Mike's guest each week features their most meaningful songs.



Show Time: Saturday 5P-7P


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Thanks you for joining me today! Here is this week‘s playlist:

Playlist

5/07/2022

Doris Troy - Just One Look

Rufus - Tell Me Something Good

David Bowie - Kooks

Shins - It’s Only Life


Guest: Dr.Joe Kotarba

Dion - Runaround Sue

Van Morrison - Sweet Thing

Van Halen - Jump

Andrea Bocelli, Alan Gilbert & New York Philharmonic - Ave Maria


Wade Bowen - Watch Her Drive

John Hiatt - Crossing Muddy Waters

Uncle Tupelo - New Madrid

Wilco - Reservations

The Black Keys - It Ain’t Over

The Head and the Heart - Every Shade of Blue

Steve Forbert - Living the Dream

Calexico - Harness the Wind

Dr. John - Mess Around

Janis Joplin - Cry Baby

James Vincent McMorrow - Higher Love

Cat Power - These Days

Jenny O. - God Knows Why

Said Cleaves - Lydia

Willie Nelson - Are You Sure



Playlist

April 30, 2022


The xx - VCR

Grizzly Bear - Two Weeks (Radio Mix)

Curtis Harding - Can't Hide It

Sufjan Stevens & Angelo De Augustine - Cimmerian Shade


Guest: Marc Haygood

Marc Haygood - Dancing Child

Marc Haygood - Minta’s Gentle Rain

Johann Sebastian Bach - Prelude and Fugue XXII in Bb Minor

Frederic Chopin - Nocturne #2 in Eb Major

Hector Villa-Lobos - Dance of the White Indian


Paul Cebar - Didn’t Leave Me No Ladder

Cookie & The Cupcakes - Matilda

Jimmy Reed - Bright Lights, Big City

Lou Reed - Busload of Faith

Father John Misty - Cloë

Taj Mahal & Ry Cooder - Pick a Bale of Cotton

Jimmy LeFave - Rise Above

S. G. Goodman - All My Love Is Coming Back To Me

Guy Clark - The Cape

Said Cleaves - Breakfast in Hell

Delbert McClinton - Ain’t That Lovin’ You

Lyle Lovett - Flyin’ Shoes

Dallas Burrow - Outlaw Highway

Playlist

April 23,2022

Emeli Sandé - Next To Me

The Mavericks - Here Comes My Baby

The War on Drugs- Change

Cutting Crew - (I Just) Died in Your Arms


Guest: Roxanne Strobel

Aretha Franklin - Baby I Love You

ZZ Top - Legs

John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John - Summer Nights

Earth Wind & Fire - Shining Star


Maggie Rogers - Light On

Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66 - Fool on the Hill

Frank Sinatra - The Best Is Yet to Come (feat. Count Basie and His Orchestra)

Dean Martin - (Open Up the Door) Let the Good Times In

Faces on Film - Sonnet

Eddie Money - Baby Hold On

The Moody Blues - Question

Supertramp - Give a Little Bit

Gary Puckett & The Union Gap - Young Girl

Bubble Puppy - Hot Smoke and Sassafras

Heart - What About Love?

T. Rex - Ride a White Swan

The Hollies - Carrie Anne

Steve Earle - Gettin’ By

Aretha Franklin - Spanish Harlem

Emmylou Harris - May This Be Love

Julian Lennon - Imagine

Calexico - Harness the Wind

Belle and Sebastian - Unnecessary Drama



Playlist

April 9, 2022

Robert Plant & Alison Krause - High and Lonesome

The Mavericks - What a Crying Shame

Leon Bridges - Motorbike

Guest: Christine Byrne

Neil Young - Unknown Legend

The Band - Atlantic City

John Prine - Sins of Memphisto

Shinyribs - Who Built the Moon

The Waterboys - Fisherman's Blues

Bonnie Raitt - Made Up Mind

Taj Mahal & The Hula Blues -My Creole Belle

Ali Awan - Pick Me Up

Strand of Oaks - Somewhere in Chicago (Acoustic)

Ray Wylie Hubbard - Hellbent For Leather (feat. Steve Earle)

Margaret Lewis - Baby, Baby, Reconsider Me

Patsy Cline - Back In Baby's Arms

Doc Watson - Blues Stay Away From Me

Emmylou Harris - I Don't Wanna Talk About It Now

Jason Mraz & Colbie Caillat - Lucky

Father John Misty - Q4

Mavis Staples & Levon Helm - You Got to Move

The Band of Heathens & Margo Price - Joy

Robert Palmer - Sailin' Shoes

Otis Redding - Satisfaction (I Can't Get No)

Los Cenzontles - He'll Have to Go (feat. David Hidalgo)

Daryl Hall - Can We Still Be Friends (with Todd Rundgren) [Live From Daryl's House]

Bruce Cockburn - Pacing the Cage

Elvis Costello - Alison



Playlist

Airdate: April 2, 2021


Sturgill Simpson - I Don't Mind

Chris Stapleton - Starting Over

Jon Batiste - Cry

St. Vincent - Pay Your Way In Pain

Guest: Jan Mirkin-Earley

Neil Young - The Needle and the Damage Done

Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble - Life By the Drop

Ian Moore - Satisfied Zero 7 - Somersault (feat. Sia)

Oasis - Half The World Away


Alicia Keys & Brandi Carlile - A Beautiful Noise

Japanese Breakfast - Be Sweet

Arlo Parks - Hurt

Olivia Rodrigo - drivers license

Allison Russell - Nightflyer Brandi Carlile - Right on Time

Black Pumas - Know You Better

Coldplay - Higher Power

The Blind Boys of Alabama & Béla Fleck - I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free

Mahalia Jackson & Mavis Staples - Precious Lord, Take My Hand

Leslie Odom, Jr. - A Change Is Gonna Come

Chris Cornell - Nothing Compares 2 U (Live at SiriusXM, 2015)

Sarah Jarosz - Morning



Playlist

3/26/2022

The Sir Douglas Band - Texas Tornado (Single/LP Version)

Charley Pride - Is Anybody Goin' to San Antone

Eva Ybarra y su Conjunto - A Mi San Antonio

Peter Tosh - Till Your Well Runs Dry

Guest: Sierra Brown

Sierra Brown - Romanza Classical Guitar Song

Sierra Brown - Alaska (Maggie Rogers)

Sierra Brown - Boundless

Sierra Brown - In the Trees

Nelly Furtado - I'm Like a Bird

The Shins - It's Only Life

Leo Sayer - You Make Me Feel Like Dancing

The Shangri-Las - Remember (Walkin’ in the Sand)

Stereo MC’s - Connected

My Morning Jacket - One Big Holiday

Etta James - Something’s Got A Hold On Me

Kiki Dee & The Kiki Dee Band - I’ve Got the Music in Me

Marvin Gaye & Tammi Terrell - You're All I Need To Get By

Emilia Jones - Both Side Now

Robert Palmer - Sneaking’ Sally though the Alley

The Del McCoury Band - Nashville Cats

Ben Folds Five - Video Killed the Radio Star

The Clash - I Fought The Law

Bruce Springsteen - Growin' Up

Johnny Cash - One Piece At a Time

Playlist

3/19/2022

Steely Dan - Dirty Work

Ambrosia - How Much I Feel

Humble Pie - 30 Days In the Hole

Guest: Susan Welch

Ella Fitzgerald - Sophisticated Lady

The Mamas & The Papas - California Dreamin' (Single)

Pentatonix - Come Along

Leon Redbone - Border of the Quarter

Roy Clark - Malaguena

Candi Staton - Stand By Your Man

Emmylou Harris - Wrecking Ball

War - Slippin' into Darkness

Alice In Chains - Would?

Nirvana - All Apologies

Tim Curry - I Do The Rock

Death Cab for Cutie - Black Sun

The Black Keys - Wild Child

Ruby Dice - Dance the Night

Jeff Plankenhorn - Lover

Dallas Burrow - American Dream

Charley Crockett - That's How I Got to Memphis

Delbert McClinton - Ain't That Lovin' You

Johnny Cash - Hard Times

Big Daddy Kane - I'll Take You There

Willie Nelson - Blue Eyes Crying In the Rain

Levon Helm - I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free

Jerry Jeff Walker - My Buddy

Playlist

March 12, 2022

Candi Stanton - He Called Me Baby

Carpenters - Close To You

Sade - Smooth Operator

Dionne Warwick - Message to Michael


Guest: Elaine Cardenas, Hays County Clerk

Antonio Carlos Jobim - The Girl From Ipanema (feat. Astrid Gilberto)

B.B. King - The Thrill is Gone

Anna Netrebko - Puccini: Madama Butterfly / Act II - "Un bel dì vedremo"

Shirley Horn - Love for Sale

Bobbie Gentry - Ode to Billie Joe


Howlin’ Wolf - Spoonful

Neil Young - The Loner

The Soul Survivors - Expressway (To Your Heart) [Single Version]

Surgeons in Heat - Addressed to Me

Marisa Monte - Waters of March (feat. David Byrne)

Celeste - Strange

Chet Baker - My Buddy

Vagabond (feat. Courtney Barnett) - Reason to Believe

Father John Misty - Funny Girl

The Blue Nile - The Downtown Lights

Danny Mason & Bob Schneider - Breakdown

Marcia Ball, Carolyn Wonderland & Shelley King - Woodstock

The South Austin Moonlighters - Witchy Women

Black Pistol fire - Oh Well

Roxy Music - Love is the Drug

Blind Blake - Police Dog Blues

Joe King Carrasco - Houston El Mover

Playlist

March 5, 2022


The Ides of March - Vehicle

Chicago - 25 Or 6 To 4 (Remastered)

Third Eye Blind - Semi-Charmed Life

Norman Greenbaum - Spirit In the Sky


Guest: Monica Michell

  • Monica Michelle & The Ash Grove (Welsh folksong) from “Ella's Lullaby"

  • Dancer by Rick Byars

  • Barber: Adagio for Strings Opus 11

  • Brandi Carlile - The Story

  • Old Crow Medicine Show - Wagon Wheel


World Party - Put the Message In the Box

Bruce Hornsby & The Range - The Way It Is

Grateful Dead - Shakedown Street

The Animals - It’s My Life

Tom Petty - Wildflowers

Christine “Kingfish” Ingram - Not Gonna Lie

Neal Francis - Can’t Stop the Rain

Geese - Low Era

Portugal, The Man - What Me Worry?

Ellen McIlwaine - Higher Ground

The Band of Heathens - Papa Was a Rollin’ Stone (feat. Ray Wylie Hubbard)

Tina Turner - Let’s Stay Together

Charles Bradley - Changes (feat. The Budos Band)

Tony Joe White - Who You Gonna Hoodoo Now?



Playlist

February 26, 2022


Wilco - Impossible Germany

Fleetwood Mac - The Chain (Rumors)

Elton John - Rocket Man

Guest: Tyson Carver

Shawn Mullins - Lullaby

Robert Earl Keen - Paint the Town Beige

Marty Robbins - Big Iron

The New Basement Tapes (featuring Marcus Mumford & Taylor Goldsmith) - When I Get My Hands On You

James McMurtry - Jackie

Jade Bird - Now is the Time

Travis - Sing (Remastered 2021)

The Beatles - She's Leaving Home (Remix)

Pink Floyd - Learning to Fly (Remix 2019)

Louis Armstrong - We Have all The Time in the World

Sheryl Crow - Tomorrow Never Dies (Full Length Version)

Billie Eilish - No Time To Die

Rita Coolidge - All Time High (From The "Octopussy" Soundtrack)

Japanese Breakfast - Nobody Sees Me Like You Do

Cat Power - These Days

Shelby Lynn - The Look of Love

Brandi Carlile - I Remember Everything

See Jorge - Life On Mars?

Parker Chapin - Pretty Flowers

The Head and the Heart - Another Story

Playlist

February 19, 2022


Foo Fighters - Big Me

Miike Snow - Animal

The Cyrkle - Turn Down Day

Devo - Girl U Want

KT Tunstall - Hold On

Guest: Bridgit Farias-Gates

Frank Sinatra & Count Basie & His Orchestra - Fly Me To The Moon

Steve Miller Band - The Joker

Bing Crosby, David Bowie & London Symphony Orchestra - Peace On Earth / Little Drummer Boy

The Rolling Stones - Can't You Hear Me Knocking

Roxy Music - Avalon

Lenny Kravitz - It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over

Cold War Kids - Hang Me up to Dry

The Head and the Heart - Missed Connection

Patti Smith Group - Because the Night

Nick Lowe - Cruel to Be Kind

Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats - Face Down In The Moment

The Lumineers - BIG SHOT

Arlo Parks - Softly

Jackson+Sellers - Waste Your Time

Delbert McClinton - Have a Little Faith In Me

B.B. King & Eric Clapton - Key to the Highway

Willie Nelson & Leon Russell - Heartbreak Hotel

Aretha Franklin - Until You Come Back To Me (That's What I'm Gonna Do)

Jim James - Here in Spirit

Redbone - Come And Get Your Love

Syndicate Of Sound - Little Girl



Playlist February 12, 2022


Tony Joe White - Rainy Night in Georgia

Donovan - Hurdy Gurdy Man

Rolling Stones - Like a Rainbow

R. Dean Taylor - Indiana Wants Me

Guest: Don Minnick

Beatles – Here Comes the Sun

Cat Stevens – Peace Train

Jerry Jeff Walker – Mr. Bojangles

Paul Simon – Train in the Distance’

Robert Earl Keene - This Old Porch

The Byrds - Chestnut Mare

St. Paul & The Broken Bones - The Last Dance

Strand of Oaks - Somewhere in Chicago (Acoustic)

Alt-J - U&ME

Tears for Fears - Break The Man

Harry Nelson - Everybody’s Taking

John Barry - Midnight Cowboy

Elephant’s Memory - Old Man Willow

Grace Potter - Tush

Robert Earl Keen - T For Texas (with Lyle Lovett)

Kate Wolf - These Days

Belinda Carlisle - Heaven Is a Place on Earth (2017)

Jesse Winchester - Step By Step

Sam Downing - Troubadour of Twang


Playlist

February 5, 2022

Boston - Foreplay / Long Time

The Who -The Real Me

Steve Winwood - The Finer Things

Guest: Rebecca Minnick

Bob Wills and his Texas Playboys - New San Antonio Rose

Harry Belafonte - Day O (Live)

Simon & Garfunkel - Bridge Over Troubled Water

Joni Mitchell - California

Elton John - Tiny Dancer (Remastered)

The Beatles - Run For Your Life

The Sugarcubes - Birthday

Timmy Thomas - Why Can't We Live Together

Alejandro Escovedo - Always A Friend

Radiohead - Everything In Its Right Place

Seratones - Dark Matter

The Lumineers - A.M. RADIO

Nico - These Days

Linda Ronstadt - Rock Me On the Water

Johnny Cash - Tennessee Stud

David Uosikkinen's in the Pocket - I Saw the Light

Chris Stapleton - Daddy Doesn't Pray Anymore

Willie Nelson - Hands on the Wheel

Steve Earle & The Dukes - Highway Butterfly

Ry Cooder - How Can You Keep Moving


Playlist

January 29, 2022

Gomez - Bring It On

Jackson Browne - Stay

Johnny "Guitar" Watson - Gangster of Love

Soundgarden - Black Hole Sun

Guest: Carl Radbenaldt

Jimmy Buffett - Come Monday

Eagles - Ol’ 55

Passenger - Let Her Go

Aerosmith - Dream On

Pink Floyd - Another Brick in the Wall

Ben E. King - Supernatural Thing

Jerry Butler - Hey, Western Union

Mountain - Mississippi Queen

Aerosmith - Sweet Emotion

The Arbors - The Letter

Kansas - Point of Know Return

Kingston R’dim Crew - Breakfast in Bed

Neil Young & Crazy Horse - The Losing End (When You’re On)

Bruce Cockburn - Pacing the Cage

Billy Swan - Don’t Be Cruel

Duran Duran - Watching the Detective

Billy F Gibbons - Rollin’ and Tumblin’

Robert Plant & Alison Kraus - Searching for My Love

The Kinks - Dandy

Bobby Bland - Stormy Monday Blues

Jo James - Do You Want Me

Jeff Plankenhorn - Comes a Time (feat. seela)



Playlist

Airdate: January 22, 2022


Sir Douglas Quintet - She's About a Mover

Freddy Fender - Wasted Days and Wasted Nights (Single Version)

Los Lonely Boys - Heaven

Shelby Lynne - Thought It Would Be Easier

Guest: Glenn Baldwin

Judy Garland & Gene Kelly - For Me And My Gal (feat. David Rose and His Orchestra)

Patti Page - Cross Over the Bridge

Gogi Grant - The Wayward Wind

Tony Bennett & George Michael - How Do You Keep the Music Playing?

Willie Nelson & Leon Russell - Let the Rest of the World Go By

Tracy Chapman - New Beginning

Fleetwood Mac - Dreams

Lorde - Solar Power

Electric Light Orchestra - Ma-Ma-Ma Belle

Gerry Rafferty - Right Down the Line

Steely Dan - Dirty Work

Sly & The Family Stone - Everybody Is a Star (Single Version)

Khruangbin & Leon Bridges - B-Side

Spoon - The Hardest Cut

Jacob Tovar - Cleveland Summer Nights

John Jenkins - Walk On Gilded Splinters (feat. Duane Allman)

John Murphy - Pumped Up Kicks

Linda Ronstadt - Alison

Ronnie Spector - I’ll Follow the Sun

Valerie June - Why The Bright Stars Glow (feat. Mavis Staples) [Moon And Stars / Acoustic]

The Decemberists - Sucker's Prayer

Hayes Carll - Bad Liver and a Broken Heart


Playlist

Airdate: January 15, 2022


Steve Winwood- Higher Love

George Harrison - What is Life

Beck - Where It’s At

Dire Straits - Expresso Love

Guest: Laura Bottera

Amy Grant - El-Shaddai

Chicago - Saturday In the Park

The Temptations - Night and Day

AC/DC - Back In Black

Stevie Wonder - As

Marcus Mumford - You’ll Never Walk Alone

Glen Campbell - Turn Around and Look at Me

The Marshall Tucker Band - This Ol’ Cowboy

Preservation Hall Band - Amen

Natalie Hemby - Heroes

Sam Shaffer - Sweet Somehow

Sweet Spirit - The Power

Lo Moon - Dream Never Dies

Margaret Durante - Use Somebody

Jefferson Airplane - White Rabbit (Marcel Dettmann and Gabriel Mounsey Remix)

Louis Armstrong - Dream a Little Dream of Me

The Sundays - Wild Horses

Henry Thomas - Bull-Doze Blues

Hayes Carl - Nice Thing



Playlist

Airdate: January 8, 2022

Bruce Springsteen - Because the Night

Ryan Culwell - All I Got

Michael Nesmith & The First National Band - Joanne

Brinsley Schwarz - (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace Love and Understanding

Guest: Mike Cox

The Sons of the Pioneers - Tumbling Tumbleweeds

Tommy James & The Shondells - Hanky Panky

The Doors - Light My Fire

Merle Haggard & Willie Nelson - Pancho and Lefty

Toby Keith - Don't Let the Old Man In


Ray Johnston Band - Amie

Low - Days Like These

Robert Plant & Alison Krauss - Go Your Way

Brandi Carlile - Broken Horses

John Prine - Caravan of Fools

Tears for Fears - Mad World

The Kinks - Sunny Afternoon

Buffalo Springfield - Kind Women

Aretha Franklin - Cold Cold Heart

Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives & Old Crow Medicine Show - I Can See for Miles

Marianne Faithfull - As Tears Go By

Nas - Hip Hop is Dead (feat. will.i.am)

Big Star - September Gurls

Madam Radar - Rising Up



Playlist

Airdate: January 1, 2022

Sturgill Simpson - I Don't Mind

Chris Stapleton - Starting Over

Jon Batiste - Cry

St. Vincent - Pay Your Way In Pain

Valerie June - Stay

Sofia Valdés - Handful of Water

Jack White - Taking Me Back

Geese - Low Era

Wet Leg - Chaise Longue

Sharon Van Etten & Angel Olsen - Like I Used To

Amythyst Kia - Wild Turkey

Lake Street Dive - Hypotheticals

Alicia Keys & Brandi Carlile - A Beautiful Noise

Hayes Carll - You Get It All

Japanese Breakfast - Be Sweet

Arlo Parks - Hurt

Olivia Rodrigo - drivers license [Clean]

Allison Russell - Nightflyer

Brandi Carlile - Right on Time

Black Pumas - Know You Better

Coldplay - Higher Power

The Blind Boys of Alabama & Béla Fleck - I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free (feat. Bela Fleck)

Leslie Odom, Jr. - A Change Is Gonna Come

Chris Cornell - Nothing Compares 2

Robert Plant & Alison Krauss - Can’t Let Go

Maggie Rose - I Feel the Earth Move

Sarah Jarosz - Morning

Playlist

Airdate: December 11, 2021


Los Lobos - This Time

Dr. Dog - Bring My Baby Back

Gomez - Bring It On

Guest: Lynne Floke

Simon & Garfunkel - The Sounds of Silence

Peter, Paul & Mary - Blowin' In the Wind

Judy Collins - Both Sides Now

Joan Baez - Diamonds And Rust

Leonard Cohen - Anthem (Live)


Mojochronic - Yuletide Zeppelin I

Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats - The Future

Curtis Harding - Explore

The War on Drugs - Living Proof

Ambrosia - Nice, Nice, Very Nice

Outkast - Hey Ya!

The Decemberists - Sucker's Prayer

Bob Dylan - Spanish Is the Loving Tongue (Self Portrait)

Bob Dylan - Alberta #3 (Alternate Version) [Self Portrait]

Bob Dylan & The Band - (Quinn the Eskimo) The Mighty Quinn (Live In Isle of Wight) [Remixed]

Bob Dylan - Thirsty Boots (Self Portrait)

Bob Dylan - Copper Kettle

Louis Armstrong - Christmas Night in Harlem (Single Version)

Sister Rosetta Tharpe - O Little Town Of Bethlehem

Buck Owens - Santa Looked a Lot Like Daddy (Mono Single Version)

The Continentals - The Inexcelsis Polka


Playlist

Airdate: December 4, 2021


Sturgill Simpson - I Don't Mind

Chris Stapleton - Starting Over

Jon Batiste - Cry

St. Vincent - Pay Your Way In Pain

Guest: Jan Mirkin-Earley

Neil Young - The Needle and the Damage Done

Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble - Life By the Drop

Ian Moore - Satisfied Zero 7 - Somersault (feat. Sia)

Oasis - Half The World Away


Alicia Keys & Brandi Carlile - A Beautiful Noise

Japanese Breakfast - Be Sweet

Arlo Parks - Hurt

Olivia Rodrigo - drivers license

Allison Russell - Nightflyer Brandi Carlile - Right on Time

Black Pumas - Know You Better

Coldplay - Higher Power

The Blind Boys of Alabama & Béla Fleck - I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free

Mahalia Jackson & Mavis Staples - Precious Lord, Take My Hand

Leslie Odom, Jr. - A Change Is Gonna Come

Chris Cornell - Nothing Compares 2 U (Live at SiriusXM, 2015)

Sarah Jarosz - Morning

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