Settin’ The Woods on Fire #8: Songs of the Workin’ Man (June 13, 2015)

June’s episode of Settin’ The Woods on Fire is all about the blue collar workers.  Those men and women who do the jobs that don’t get a lot of airtime, but that we all need in order for society and our economy to function.  This month’s episode is a celebration of those workers.  And, it starts with a tribute to a recently deceased legend of the squared circle who embodied that working spirit better than anyone.  This episode is dedicated to the memory of “The American Dream” Dusty Rhodes, so don’t you dare miss it!

Playlist:

 

  • Hank Williams, Jr. – You Can’t Judge a Book (By Looking at the Cover) (4:00)
  • Drive-By Truckers – The Day John Henry Died (3:48)
  • Chip Hanna & The Berlin Three – Just A Cowboy (3:38)
  • Johnny Paycheck – Take This Job And Shove It (2:41)
  • David Allan Coe – Take This Job And Shove It Too (2:17)
  • Warren Smith – Cave In (2:37)
  • George Jones – Small Time Laboring Man (2:34)
  • Roger Alan Wade – Deguello Motel (4:00)
  • Townes Van Zandt – Tecumseh Valley (2:41)
  • Guy Clark – A Nickel For The Fiddler (2:48)
  • The Louvin Brothers – Cash on the Barrelhead (2:41)
  • Porter Wagoner – Albert Erving (2:15)
  • Red Foley – Chattanooga Shoe Shine Boy (2:49)
  • Merle Haggard – Workin’ Man Blues (2:35)
  • Hank Williams – The Log Train (2:22)
  • Wayne Hancock – Working at Working (2:59)
  • Buck Owens – Big In Vegas (3:08)

 

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