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Chet Atkins died this week - so we played some of his music and talked about his life and achievements. The phones went mad.

Program number: 200127, Originally broadcast in Sydney on 6/July/2001

Artist Cut/Song Title Album Label
Chet Atkins & Mark Knopfler Yakety Axe Neck and Neck CBS
Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time Murder on Music Row Murder on Music Row Sugar Hill
J.D.Crowe & The New South Come On Down To My World Come On Down To My World Rounder / Concord Music
Liz Meyer Close The Door Lightly Womanly Arts Strictly Country Music Records
Maro Kawabata When You Are Lonely Carolina Blue Copper Creek
Blue Highway Lonely Old Town Blue Highway Ceili Records
David Parmley & Friends Trust Jesus What We Leave Behind Pinecastle
Auldridge, Bennett & Gaudreau Blue Lonesome Wind Blue Lonesome Wind Rebel Records
The Chapmans Follow Me To Tennessee Follow Me Pinecastle
John Duffey Long Black Veil Always In Style Sugar Hill
Chet Atkins & Mark Knopfler There'll Be Some Changes Made Neck and Neck CBS
Grasshoppers Lets Rekindle Our Love The Grasshoppers Doobie Shea
Carroll Best Angeline The Baker Say Old Man, Can You Play The Banjo Copper Creek
Chris Jones Cowboys Ain't Suppored To Cry Just A Drifter Rebel Records
Don Rigsby Son Of A Gun Empty Old Mailbox Sugar Hill
Dolly Parton Seven Bridges Road Little Sparrow Sugar Hill
Ricky Skaggs & The Dixie Chicks Walk Softly Big Mon Skaggs Family Records
Chet Atkins & Tommy Emannuel Road to Gundagai & Waltzing Matilda The Day The Fingerpickers Took Over The World Columbia
Acoustic Endeavors Working Like The Devil Sneak Preview Common Folk Productions
Kane's River This Whole World Kane's River Doobie Shea
Ronnie McCoury Evangelina Heartbreak Town Rounder-Shock
Country Gentlemen I Am A Pilgrim On The Road (And More) Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Lou Reid & Carolina Memories Don't Die Blue Heartache Rebel Records
Osborne Brothers Y'all Come Dayton to Knoxville - 1949-1954 Pinecastle
The Lonesome River Band Old Lonesome, Welcome Back Old Country Town Sugar Hill
Herschel Sizemore Monroes Hornpipe My Style Hay Holler
Alison Krauss Dreaming My Dreams With You Heartaches and Highways Shock Compilation 2 Shock Music (Australia)
Bluegrass 2001 Pretty Little Indian Bluegrass 2001 Pinecastle
Northern Lights Northern Rail Bluegrass Greats - The Hits Easydisc
The Lonesome River Band Do You Want To Live In Glory Talkin To Myself Sugar Hill
Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver Ill Keep on Sailing Just Over In Heaven Sugar Hill
IIIrd Tyme Out Rose Of My Heart John & Mary Rounder / Concord Music
Chet Atkins i Still Write Your Name in The Snow Almost Alone Columbia
Australian content Wayne Perry Highway Of My Mind Audition Independent
Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder The Darkest Hour Soldier Of The Cross Skaggs Family Records
Tina Adair When My Time Comes To Go Just you Wait & See Sugar Hill
Sally Jones Heart Of Virginia Love Hurts Pinecastle
Carl Jackson The Lonesome River Songs Of The South Sugar Hill
Dan Crary & Lonnie Hoppers Head Over Heels In Love With You ... and Their American Band Pinecastle
Becky Buller Anchored In Love Rest My Weary Feet Stage Right Studio
Frank Wakefield & Red Allen The Little Girl And The Dreadful Snake The Folkways Years 1964-1983 Smithsonian Folkways Recordings
Chris Jones The Man On The Side Of The Road Just A Drifter Rebel Records
Dan Tyminski I Dreamed Of An Old Love Affair Carry Me Across The Mountain Doobie Shea
Ricky Skaggs & The Dixie Chicks Walk Softly Big Mon Skaggs Family Records
Don Rigsby Empty Old Mailbox Empty Old Mailbox Sugar Hill
Soggy Bottom Boys I Am A Man Of Constant Sorrow (with Band) O Brother Where Art Thou Soundtrack Mercury
Chet Atkins & Mark Knopfler The Next Time I'm In Town Neck and Neck CBS