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Sunday, January 28, 2007

Americana Highway #109 - January 28, 2007

Last week on the Americana Highway we told you an exciting new concert series at the Historic Capitol Theatre in Greeneville, Tennessee. Every first Saturday of the month...throughout the year...the Capitol Theatre Live Music Series will bring some of the nation's best Bluegrass and Americana artists to the stage for what very well might be the best live concerts you'll witness in 2007!
  • February 3rd - Robinella & Jay Clark
  • March 3rd - ETSU Pride Band
  • April 7th - Steep Canyon Rangers & Lost Mountain String Band
  • May 5th - Blue Moon Rising
  • June 2nd - Chatham County Line & Lost Mountain String Band
  • July 7th - The Biscuit Burners
  • August 4th - Cadillac Sky
  • September 1 - Wildfire
  • October 6 - Blue Highway
  • November 3 - Mountain Heart
  • December 1 - The Grascals

This week on the show...we're going to showcase all of the bands that you'll be able to see during the live music series...with a couple songs from each of the artists on this year's concert line-up! Plus...we'll give you all the details on how you can WIN free tickets to each concert...along with that artist's cd...just by sending your name, address and daytime telephone number to:
Also...everyone who registers will automatically be eligible to win the grand prize: 2 tickets to EVERY concert PLUS music from ALL of the artists appearing! The grand prize winner will be announced on March be sure and register today by sending your name, address and daytime telephone number to:
For more information about the 2007 Capitol Theatre Live Music Series...visit The Capitol Theatre website or call (423) 638-7712.


  • Man Over by Robinella
  • Oh So Sexy by Robinella
  • Constant Reminder by Jay Clark (with Robinella)
  • Coal Minin' Man by Jay Clark
  • One Dime At A Time by Steep Canyon Rangers
  • The Ghost Of Norma Jean by Steep Canyon Rangers
  • Papaw Taught Me by Blue Moon Rising
  • This Old Martin Box by Blue Moon Rising
  • Company Blues by Chatham County Line
  • Rock Pile by Chatham County Line
  • A Mountain Apart by The Biscuit Burners
  • Bakerstown by The Biscuit Burners
  • Born Lonesome by Cadillac Sky
  • Wish I Could Say I Was Drinking by Cadillac Sky
  • Can't Have One Without The Other by Wildfire
  • The Lord Knows I'm Drinking by Wildfire
  • It Wasn't You by Blue Highway
  • Wondrous Love by Blue Highway
  • I'm Just Here To Ride The Train by Mountain Heart
  • Wide Open by Mountain Heart
  • Long List Of Heartaches by The Grascals
  • Being Me by The Grascals (with Dierks Bentley)
  • White Lightning by Robinella
  • When I Get To Drinkin' by Jay Clark

Thursday, January 25, 2007


with special guest Jay Clark
Saturday, February 3rd
The Historic Capitol Theatre
104 South Main
Greeneville, Tennessee
7:30 PM
Part of the 2007 Live Music Series!


The Americana Highway has FREE tickets to the show! If you'd like to try and win a pair of tickets to see Robinella with special guest Jay Clark at the Capitol Theatre in copy of her latest cd "Solace For The Lonely" on Dualtone Records just send your name, address and daytime telephone number in an email message to


Winners will be notified the week of January 28th.
Everyone who enters will also be registered to win the Grand Prize: A pair of tickets to every Bluegrass & Americana concert included in the 2007 Live Music Series at the Capitol Theatre in from every artist!
Winner announced the week of April 1, 2007.
For information about the 2007 Live Music Series at The Historic Capitol Theatre in Greeneville, Tennessee including a complete calender of concerts in the 2007 Live Music Series visit their MySpace page or call (423) 638-7712.

Sunday, January 21, 2007

Americana Highway #106 - January 21, 2007

One of our New Year's Resolutions for 2007 is to bring you lots of new Bluegrass, Americana and Country music. And this week on WIVK's Americana Highway, Jack Ryan delivers on the promise THREE-FOLD! It's the return of the "No Talk Triple Plays!" Wherever you are in the world, be sure to tune in and hear three great songs from some incredible new artists as we do it back-to-back-to-back just for you!
  • I've Forgotten You by Shannon Mock
  • Passin' Time by Shannon Mock
  • Leave The Pieces by Shannon Mock
  • Born Lonesome by Cadillac Sky
  • Wish I Could Say That I Was Drinking by Cadillac Sky
  • Blind Man Walking by Cadillac Sky
  • Under A Lonesome Moon by Jerry Salley (with Del McCoury)
  • The Pieces Are Coming Together by Jerry Salley (with Alecia Nugent)
  • God Did It by Jerry Salley (with Sonya Isaacs)
  • Little Sister by The West Side Winders
  • Little Doggies by The West Side Winders
  • That's All Right by The West Side Winders
  • If I Could by Sunny Sweeney
  • Next Big Nothing by Sunny Sweeney
  • Lavender Blue by Sunny Sweeney
  • I Wish You Knew by The Skylighters
  • Are You Wasting My Time by The Skylighters
  • Bonapart's Retreat by The Skylighters
  • Seven Miles From Wichita by Carrie Hassler & Hard Rain
  • Going On The Next Train by Carrie Hassler & Hard Rain
  • Restless State Of Mind by Carrie Hassler & Hard Rain
  • Woman Like You by Derek Lee Bronston
  • Waiting by Derek Lee Bronston
  • That's Alright by Derek Lee Bronston

Saturday, January 13, 2007

Americana Highway #107 - January 14, 2007

One of our goals in 2007 is to bring you lots of great new music - both new songs by your favorite Bluegrass, Americana and Country artists plus some brand new artists. This week on The Americana Highway, Jack Ryan couples that promise with one of our favorite themes: Cover Songs! This week, we'll slip under the covers and play some fantastic tunes from Alison Krauss & John Waite, Lee Ann Womack, The Grascals, Catherine Britt, Brad Paisley, Joan Osbourne, Rhonda Vincent, Wildfire, Kelly Willis, Josh Turner, and many more!
  • Missing You by Alison Krauss & John Waite
  • 16th Avenue by Sunny Sweeney
  • I Never Go Around Mirrors by Bradley Walker
  • The Weight by Lee Ann Womack
  • You Don't Have Very Far To Go by The Grascals
  • One's On The Way by Sara Evans
  • That's Alright With Me by Jypsi
  • Life's Highway by Catherine Britt
  • Before The Next Teardrop Falls by New Found Road
  • I Heard That Lonesome Whistle by David Davis & The Warrior River Boys
  • Please Don't Tell Me How The Story Ends by Joan Osbourne
  • In Times Like These by Brad Paisley
  • The Lord Knows I'm Drinking by Wildfire
  • Flashdance (What A Feeling) by Robinella
  • Let My Love Open The Door by The Grass Cats
  • Summertime by Doug & Telisha Williams
  • Peggy Sue by Keith Sykes
  • Rhythm Of The Wheels by Rhonda Vincent
  • Heaven's Just A Sin Away by Kelly Willis
  • Danny's Song by Tresa Jordan
  • What's So Funny 'Bout Peace Love & Understanding by The Holmes Brothers
  • Ready For The Times To Get Better by Alecia Nugent
  • Devil With A Blue Dress by Bill Kirchen
  • When I Paint My Masterpiece by Josh Turner

Sunday, January 07, 2007

Americana Highway #106 - January 7, 2007

Happy New Year and Happy New Music! As we kick off a brand new year, Jack Ryan hits the ground running with a show packed full of new music. Some are new songs from your favorite Americana, Bluegrass and Country music performers...others are new songs from new artists!
As always, if there's a song you'd like to hear Jack play on The Americana Highway, just send an email with your request to:
  • The Knoxville Boy by Larry Stephenson
  • What I Did Last Night by Catherine Britt
  • The Soil We Grew Up In by The Lone Tones
  • Stay by Sugarland
  • A Little Bit by Madeleine Peyroux
  • Never Had A Plan by Robbie Hecht
  • Out Loud (Acoustic Version) by Mindy Smith
  • Me And God by Josh Tuner with Dr. Ralph Stanley
  • Seven Miles To Wichita by Carrie Hassler & Hard Rain
  • West Wind by Doug & Telisha Williams
  • Rye Whiskey by Cam Penner
  • Waves Of Today by Kate Gaffney
  • Try Not To Remember by Sheryl Crow
  • Isn't She by Carolina Rain
  • Going Home by Dead Rock West
  • Wish Me Away by Chely Wright
  • Man That Cares by Stoll Vaughn
  • I Need Thee by Alabama with The Isaacs
  • Fear by Greg Klyma
  • Ain't No Grave by Tresa Jordan
  • A Moment I'll Remember by Jason Eady
  • Next Big Nothing by Sunny Sweeney
  • What Are We Waiting For by Keith Sykes
  • Crazy by Carly Goodwin & Willie Nelson

Tuesday, January 02, 2007


Now that we've revealed the Top 200 Most Requested Americana Highway songs, we thought we'd let you know what we feel are the Best CD's of 2006. Keep in mind, these are just our personal faves...but we'd love to hear about yours as well. Submit a list of your Top 10, Top 20 or Top ?? to Or, simply leave a comment on the blog below with the names of your favorite CD's of 2006.
  1. Solace For The Lonely by Robinella
  2. This World Is Not My Home by Amy LaVere
  3. 9th Ward Pickin' Parlor by Shawn Mullins
  4. Songs For Bright Street by Amy Speace
  5. Tunesmith by Mike Dekle
  6. A Little Girl...A Big 4-Lane by Alecia Nugent
  7. Celebration Of Life by Various Artists
  8. Rope Around My Heart by Doug & Telisha Williams
  9. What Else Is New by Darcy Lynne Ward
  10. Heartbreaker's Hall Of Fame by Sunny Sweeney
  11. On The Rise by Blue Moon Rising
  12. All American Bluegrass Girl by Rhonda Vincent
  13. American V: A Hundred Highways by Johnny Cash
  14. The Little Willies by The Little Wilies
  15. Progress by Jay Clark
  16. My Remembrance Of You by Diana Jones
  17. Long List Of Heartaches by The Grascals
  18. Highway Of Dreams by Bradley Walker
  19. New Day by Claire Lynch
  20. Laps In Seven by Sam Bush
  21. Crooked Little Heart by Susan Haynes
  22. Migrations by The Duhks
  23. Long Island Shores by Mindy Smith
  24. Citation by Scott Miller & The Commonwealth
  25. How To Grow A Woman From The Ground by Chris Thile
  26. Instrumentals by Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder
  27. Never Looking Behind by Reagan Boggs
  28. Carnival by Kasey Chambers
  29. The Promised Land by The Del McCoury Band
  30. Seven Angels On A Bicycle by Carrie Rodriguez

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