|1 — Blues
(Hank Williams), lead vocal by Ray Bierl
Hank’s record with the Drifting Cowboys provided the basics
for this cut, but we have embellished the arrangement
with extra voices.
2 — Your Good Girl's Gonna Go Bad
(B. Sherrill & G. Sutton), lead vocal
by Markie Sanders
We follow the spirit of the hit record by Tammy Wynette but keep
the accompaniment simpler.
3 — Careless Love Again
(Mayne Smith), lead vocal by Mayne Smith
This song is about the old Trail’s End on the south edge
of Santa Rosa, California, where Mayne played pedal
steel in Ace Adkins’ band in 1973.
That’s Ray on the fiddle.
4 — Home of the Blues
(Johnny Cash), lead vocal by Ray Bierl
The instrumental sound is pure Johnny Cash with a pedal steel added.
The vocal sound is pure Ray Bierl, extending his expressive style in a new
5 — You’re Still On My Mind
(George Jones), lead vocal by Steve Baker
Steve likes to sing this classic “Texas shuffle” faster
than George Jones’ original.