Country
  1. Country: Pure Prairie League Pickin' to Beat the Devil Pure Prairie League Pickin' to Beat the Devil Apr 3, 1976 The country-rock band performs their popular "Amie," "I'll Fix Your Flat Tire, Mere" and others in this 1976 Beacon Theater concert.
  2. Country: Bellamy Brothers Let Their Love Flow Bellamy Brothers Let Their Love Flow Jun 18, 1985 Hear brothers David & Howard play for NYC's Lone Star Cafe in '85, originally recorded for the Silver Eagle Cross Country Radio Series.
  3. Country: Larry Gatlin's Countrypolitan Sound Larry Gatlin's Countrypolitan Sound Feb 15, 1982 The Texas-born singer-songwriter blends in three-part harmony with brothers Steve and Rudy on "Broken Lady" and others in this 1982 set.
  4. Country: Rosanne Cash Live in 1983 Rosanne Cash Live in 1983 Jul 21, 1983 With an all-star band that included Vince Gill, here's the wonderful Rosanne Cash singing her early '80s country crossover hits.
  5. Country: The Flying Burrito Brothers The Flying Burrito Brothers Mar 1, 1977 The FBB band went through many incarnations, but this high quality set captures their most short-lived though promising lineup.
  6. Country: Chet Atkins: Mr. Guitar's Nashville Sound Chet Atkins: Mr. Guitar's Nashville Sound Jun 6, 1985 Chet Atkins' smooth country music style is exemplified in this set from 1985 in Nashville, Tennessee.
  7. Country: Uncut: Junior Brown's Hot Licks Uncut: Junior Brown's Hot Licks Sep 5, 1992 The superb guit-picker and singer performs downhome ditties like "My Wife Thinks You're Dead" and "Hillbilly Hula Gal" in this '92 concert.
  8. Country: Mother Maybelle Carter at Ash Grove Mother Maybelle Carter at Ash Grove Apr 21, 1963 The country music matriarch performs classics like "Wildwood Flower," "Lulu Wall" and "Single Girl, Married Girl" in this solo set from 1963.
  9. Country: Michael Martin Murphey at the Record Plant Michael Martin Murphey at the Record Plant Jul 10, 1974 The pioneering alt-country singer-songwriter performs "Boy From the Country," "Cosmic Cowboy" and "Geronimo's Cadillac" in this '74 set.
  10. Country: Roseanne Cash in Dallas, 1983 Roseanne Cash in Dallas, 1983 Jul 21, 1983 The country crossover artist just released her masterpiece, The River & The Thread. Hear her sing "Seven Year Ache" 30 years ago.
  11. Country: Merle Haggard & the Strangers in Dallas Merle Haggard & the Strangers in Dallas Feb 13, 1982 The country icon plays "Misery and Gin" and "I Think I'll Just Stay Here and Drink" in this 1982 set from Dewey Groom's Longhorn Ballroom.
  12. Country: Lone Justice at the Ritz, '85 Lone Justice at the Ritz, '85 Sep 18, 1985 Guitarist Ryan Hedgecock and singer Maria McKee lead the alt-country band on "East of Eden," "After the Flood" and "Don't Toss Us Away."
  13. Country: Commander Cody's Country Boogie, 1972 Commander Cody's Country Boogie, 1972 Nov 23, 1973 Blending country, rock and roll, western swing and the boogie-woogie, Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen get this NYC crowd grooving.
  14. Country: Gary Morris with the Nashville Symphony Gary Morris with the Nashville Symphony Apr 5, 1985 The countrypolitan singer performs lush renditions of "Velvet Chains," "The Love She Found in Me" and "Heaven's Hell Without You" in 1985.
  15. Country: Rodney Crowell at Daytrotter Studio Rodney Crowell at Daytrotter Studio The prolific singer-songwriter performs "Jewel of the South" and tunes from Sex and Gasoline and KIN in these intimate solo performances.
  16. Country: Roy Acuff, King of Country Roy Acuff, King of Country Jul 27, 1968 Hank Williams once said of him: "For drawing power in the South, it was Roy Acuff, then God." Hear him with his Smokey Mountain Boys in 1968.
  17. Country: Uncut: Willie Nelson Unplugged, '98 Uncut: Willie Nelson Unplugged, '98 Mar 11, 1998 The prolific singer-songwriter performs "Whiskey River," "Crazy," "On the Road Again" and many others in this intimate two-hour set.
  18. Country: Flying Burrito Brothers at the Bottom Line Flying Burrito Brothers at the Bottom Line Mar 1, 1977 A 1977 edition of the country rock band plays Merle Haggard's "White Line Fever" and Leadbelly's cocaine anthem, "Take a Whiff On Me."
  19. Country: New Release: Hank Williams Jr. in Dayton New Release: Hank Williams Jr. in Dayton Sep 12, 1981 The outlaw country star (aka Bocephus) performs "Whiskey Bent and Hellbound" and honors his Daddy on "If You Don't Like Hank Williams."
  20. Country: Watch out for Calamity Jane! Watch out for Calamity Jane! May 19, 1982 The country stars of Calamity Jane play a variety of original and cover song favorites at this concert from May of 1982.
  21. Country: Dolly Parton's NYC Debut Dolly Parton's NYC Debut May 14, 1977 The singer-songwriter from East Tennessee performs her "Coat of Many Colors," "Jolene" and "I Will Always Love You" in this '77 Bottom Line set.
  22. Country: Sonny Curtis & the Crickets, '83 Sonny Curtis & the Crickets, '83 Jun 10, 1983 The Texas singer-songwriter and leader of Buddy Holly's backing band performs his "I Fought the Law," "Walk Right Back" and "Good Old Girls."
  23. Country: Reba's Salute to Patsy Cline Reba's Salute to Patsy Cline Aug 27, 1983 Country star Reba McIntire sings a medley of tunes made famous by the Country Music Hall of Famer in this 1983 set from the Appalachian Fair.
  24. Country: Reba McEntire Does Patsy Cline Reba McEntire Does Patsy Cline Aug 27, 1983 The popular singer and actress pays tribute to her "favorite lady" in this 1983 concert at the Appalachian Fair in Gray, Tennessee.
  25. Country: Remembering Dottie West Remembering Dottie West Jan 29, 1982 Celebrate the life of this pioneering female country star with a lively performance from 1982.
  26. Country: Charley Pride in West Virginia, '85 Charley Pride in West Virginia, '85 May 11, 1985 The mellow-voiced baritone sings his hit song "Kiss An Angel Good Morning" and covers the Ray Price classic "For the Good Times."
  27. Country: Vern Gosdin's Tales of Heartbreak Vern Gosdin's Tales of Heartbreak Sep 9, 1984 The Alabama-born singer performs his poignant "If You're Gonna Do Me Wrong (Do It Right)" and "Today My World Slipped Away" in 1984.
  28. Country: Lacy J. Dalton at the Roadhouse, 1983 Lacy J. Dalton at the Roadhouse, 1983 Jun 8, 1983 The singer-songwriter with the gritty, powerhouse vocals performs her "Hillbilly Girl With the Blues" and "Wide Eyed and Willing."
  29. Country: Dolly Parton's NYC Debut Dolly Parton's NYC Debut May 14, 1977 The country star was the hottest ticket in the Big Apple during her breakthrough three-night engagement at the Bottom Line in 1977.
  30. Country: Jerry Reed East Bound & Down at Opryland Jerry Reed East Bound & Down at Opryland Sep 22, 1983 Hear the multi-talented co-star of Smokey and the Bandit pick his guitar and sing his hit "Amos Moses" in this '83 Nashville set.
  31. Country: Maybelle Carter Warms the Ash Grove in '63 Maybelle Carter Warms the Ash Grove in '63 Apr 20, 1963 Country/folk pioneer Maybelle Carter's prodigious talents are on full display in this amazing performance at the historic Ash Grove folk club in Los Angeles.
  32. Country: Hank, Jr. Serves Up Some 'Jambalaya' Hank, Jr. Serves Up Some 'Jambalaya' Jan 1, 1981 Bocephus brings this 1981 concert to a rollicking crescendo with "Jambalaya (On the Bayou)," a No. 1 hit for his dad in 1952.
  33. Country: Willie Nelson Covers His Colleagues Willie Nelson Covers His Colleagues The Red Headed Stranger plays tunes by fellow songwriters Kris Kristofferson, Waylon Jennings, Leon Russell and others.
  34. Country: The Thrasher Brothers in Nashville The Thrasher Brothers in Nashville Aug 21, 1982 Siblings Jim, Buddy and Joe blend vocal harmonies on "Smooth Southern Highway," "Long Tall Texan" and "Southern Swing" in this 1982 set.
  35. Country: New Release: The Judds at Radio City New Release: The Judds at Radio City Mar 21, 1986 Hear Wynonna & Naomi in 1986, performing in support of their third album, Rockin' with the Rhythm, which boasted four #1 singles.
  36. Country: Glen Campbell's True Grit Glen Campbell's True Grit Mar 2, 1985 The country star sang "Rhinestone Cowboy" at the 2012 Grammies as his heartfelt goodbye to performing. Hear him in this 1985 concert.
  37. Country: Charlie Louvin's Daytrotter Session Charlie Louvin's Daytrotter Session Jun 28, 2010 The country icon, a member of the pioneering harmony duo the Louvin Brothers, sings "Cash on the Barrell" and "Darlin' Cory" in this 2010 set.
  38. Country: Jimmie Rodgers Songs Jimmie Rodgers Songs As the Father of Country Music, Rodgers shaped the genre and influenced countless others. Hear Skynyrd, Haggard, Muldaur, and more pay their respects.
  39. Country: Waylon Jennings at Opryland, 1983 Waylon Jennings at Opryland, 1983 Oct 14, 1983 The outlaw country star pours his heart into "Amanda" and delivers a countrified version of Little Richard's "Lucille" in this set from Nashville.
  40. Country: Guitar Town Live Guitar Town Live Jun 18, 1986 Steve Earle was at the very beginning of a long and fascinating career at the time of this Bottom Line appearance.
  41. Country: Roy Acuff at the '68 Newport Folk Festival Roy Acuff at the '68 Newport Folk Festival Jul 27, 1968 The fiddler-singer and Grand Ole Opry star leads his Smoky Mountain Boys on "Wabash Cannonball," "The Great Speckled Bird" and others.
  42. Country: Waylon Jenning's Outlaw Bit Waylon Jenning's Outlaw Bit Jun 10, 1983 Hear Jennings at his most ragged and most rocking in this 1983 performance...and hear what rocking outlaw country is supposed to sound like.
  43. Country: Hank, Jr. Sings 'Kaw-Liga' Hank, Jr. Sings 'Kaw-Liga' Jan 1, 1981 As familiar to his daddy's music as he is to controversy, Bocephus renders Hank, Sr.'s posthumous #1 among others during this Birmingham, AL show.
  44. Country: Flying Burrito Brothers at the Avalon Flying Burrito Brothers at the Avalon Apr 6, 1969 Gram Parsons leads the purveyors of "Cosmic American Music" on tunes from their celebrated 1969 debut album, The Gilded Palace of Sin.
  45. Country: An Outlaw Country Playlist An Outlaw Country Playlist Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, David Allan Coe, Johnny Paycheck and Hank Williams Jr. buck the Nashville trend with their rowdy anthems.
  46. Country: Charlie Daniels Steps Aside for Willie Charlie Daniels Steps Aside for Willie Jan 8, 1977 This Charlie Daniels Band & Friends concert features a rollicking guest spot by the Red Headed Stranger and later, the Outlaws.
  47. Country: Roger Miller at Billy Bob's, '82 Roger Miller at Billy Bob's, '82 May 8, 1982 The prolific country/pop singer-songwriter would've been 77 today. Hear him play favorites like "England Swings" and "King of the Road."
  48. Country: Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale at SWSW Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale at SWSW Mar 15, 2013 The two roots music partners blend tight vocal harmonies on "Wild Goose Chase" and "Down South in New Orleans" in this 2013 set.
  49. Country: Linda Ronstadt Plays Willie Nelson Linda Ronstadt Plays Willie Nelson Nov 3, 1976 In this beautiful 1976 solo set, Ronstadt covers hit songs by legends like Buddy Holly, the Everly Brothers, and of course, Willie Nelson.
  50. Country: Uncut: Asleep at the Wheel Uncut: Asleep at the Wheel Jun 1, 1980 Ray Benson's great country band (which has had over 90 members throughout the band's long career) takes the stage for this set in 1980.
  51. Country: GRAMMY WINNER: Rosanne Cash GRAMMY WINNER: Rosanne Cash Jul 21, 1983 The daughter of Johnny Cash won "Best Americana Album" for The River & The Thread. Hear her sing tunes from Seven Year Ache in 1983.
  52. Country: Willie Nelson at Tramps, '98 Willie Nelson at Tramps, '98 Mar 11, 1998 The prolific songwriter covers a string of his hit singles while also premiering tunes from Teatro in this intimate, drumless set from NYC.

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