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Roy Book Binder 

In Search of a Song: Roy Book Binder Part 2

From: ISOAS Media
Series: In Search of a Song with Jason Wilber
Length: 59:56

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Host Jason Wilber interviews longtime singer/songwriter and American blues guitarist Roy Book Binder about his life and music. This Part 2 of a 2 part interview, and recorded at our affiliate WFHB studios in Bloomington, Indiana. Read the full description.

Roy_prx_part_2_240x240_small ROY BOOK BINDER (PART 2) : BROADCAST  12 / 31 / 2011
IN SEARCH OF A SONG originates in BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA and is sponsored by: THE BLUEBIRD NIGHTCLUBAIRTIME RECORDING STUDIO,  and VISIT BLOOMINGTON.COM
Roy Book Binder is an American blues guitarist. A student and friend of the Rev. Gary Davis, he is equally at home with blues and ragtime, he is known to shift from open tunings to slide arrangements to original compositions, with both traditional and self-styled licks. His storytelling emphasis is another characteristic that makes his style unique.

Topics discussed include: More about his trip to England and playing Rev. Gary Davis's songs there, his first record "Travelin' Man" ,some of his most memorable moments from his years on the road, how he got to open for Ray Charles from winning a hand of poker, what Roy thinks makes a great song, writing a letter to Merle Haggard and the relationship he landed with a fish, and about a song in progress called "Poker Playin' Papa", his friend John Jackson, Skip James, what's next in his life.

Musical selections include: She Did You A Favor, It's Gonna Be Alright Someday, Trouble In The Streets, Poker Playin Papa, What You Gonna Do, Tired of Bein Mistreated, Full Go Round, Mermaids Flirt With Me .

This program is "Evergreen" and not date specific.

For more information, visit In Search of a Song.com

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Piece Description

ROY BOOK BINDER (PART 2) : BROADCAST  12 / 31 / 2011
IN SEARCH OF A SONG originates in BLOOMINGTON, INDIANA and is sponsored by: THE BLUEBIRD NIGHTCLUBAIRTIME RECORDING STUDIO,  and VISIT BLOOMINGTON.COM
Roy Book Binder is an American blues guitarist. A student and friend of the Rev. Gary Davis, he is equally at home with blues and ragtime, he is known to shift from open tunings to slide arrangements to original compositions, with both traditional and self-styled licks. His storytelling emphasis is another characteristic that makes his style unique.

Topics discussed include: More about his trip to England and playing Rev. Gary Davis's songs there, his first record "Travelin' Man" ,some of his most memorable moments from his years on the road, how he got to open for Ray Charles from winning a hand of poker, what Roy thinks makes a great song, writing a letter to Merle Haggard and the relationship he landed with a fish, and about a song in progress called "Poker Playin' Papa", his friend John Jackson, Skip James, what's next in his life.

Musical selections include: She Did You A Favor, It's Gonna Be Alright Someday, Trouble In The Streets, Poker Playin Papa, What You Gonna Do, Tired of Bein Mistreated, Full Go Round, Mermaids Flirt With Me .

This program is "Evergreen" and not date specific.

For more information, visit In Search of a Song.com

Broadcast History

Executive Producer - Rich Reardin
Host - Jason Wilber

Timing and Cues

Intro Billboard 00:00 - 00:59 / News Break (or guest intro with song) 00:59 - 05:59 / Music Bed0 5:59 : 06:29 / Segment A 06:29 - 18:59 / Music Bed 18:59 - 19:59 / Segment B 19:59 -38:59 / Music Bed 38:59 : 39:59 / Segment C 39:59 - 58:59 / Music Bed 58:59 - 59:59

Intro and Outro

INTRO:

WFHB - Bloomington, Indiana
WNKU - Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky area
WHEE - Martinsville, Virginia

OUTRO:

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
She Did You a Favor Roy Book Binder Hillbilly Blues Cats . Rounder 1994 04:12
It's Gonna Be Alright Someday Roy Book Binder ISOAS Live Recording . ISOAS 2011 03:49
Trouble In The Streets Roy Book Binder Singer Songwriter Buesman . PEGleg 2001 03:17
Poker Playin Papa Roy Book Binder ISOAS Live Recording. ISOAS 2011 04:31
What You Gonna Do Roy Book Binder Live at the Fur Peace Station . PEGleg 2006 03:58
Tired of Bein Mistreated Roy Book Binder Hillbilly Blues Cats . Rounder 1994 04:10
Full Go Round Roy Book Binder ISOAS Live Recording. ISOAS 2011 03:57
Mermaids Flirt With Me Roy Book Binder Live at the Fur Peace Station. PEGleg 2006 03:12
Indian Summer (In Search of a Song Theme) Jason Wilber Behind the Midway. Flat Earth 2000 :29
You Don't Know What You're Getting Into (Break Music) Jason Wilber Lazy Afternoon. Wilber Tone 2006 :59
Northern Lights Seen Over Lewisberg Tennessee (Break Music) Jason Wilber Lazy Afternoon. Wilber Tone 2006 :59
Your Destiny (Break Music) Jason Wilber Lazy Afternoon. Wilber Tone 2006 :59

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