The Marty Stuart Show

Episode 118 airing April 6, 2013

Guests: Old Crow Medicine Show, Connie Smith, Leroy Troy, and The Fabulous Superlatives

Eddie Stubbs started the show by introducing the guests. "From Nashville, Tennessee, the country music capital of the world and home of the air castle of the south, it is time for The Marty Stuart Show featuring Marty Stuart, the Rolls Royce of country singers Miss Connie Smith, the ole Tennessee Slicker Leroy Troy, along with all the Fabulous Superlatives: Cousin Kenny Vaughan, Handsome Harry Stinson, the Apostle Paul Martin, plus Gary Carter on the steel guitar. And today's special guests, the Old Crow Medicine Show. Join us now for 30 minutes of fun and great country music. I'm Eddie Stubbs. Now, how 'bout a Superlative welcome for our host. Here is Marty Stuart." Marty and His Fabulous Superlatives performed "Get Back To The Country."

Marty said, "Superlatives. Back to the country right here, right here. We're comin' to ya from Nashville, Tennessee. Grand Ole Opry town, whataya think? Glad to see ya. It's an honor to have these next guys come by. Dearly love this band. They play music that matters. I'm gonna prove it to ya right now. How 'bout a hand for the famous Old Crow Medicine Show, ladies and gentlemen." Ketch said, "Thank you, Marty. What a pleasure to be with you here today. Why don't you kick it off for us, Mr. Chance." They performed "Ain't It Enough."

Marty said, "Old Crow Medicine Show, ladies and gentlemen. Great job, gentlemen. Atta boy, Chance." Eddie said, "Really fine, traditional sounds there from the Old Crow Medicine Show with one of their own tunes, 'Ain't It Enough'." Eddie promoted Marty's CD Compadres: An Anthology of Duets. After a commercial break, Marty said, "I got country music on my mind. Country music on my mind. How 'bout a hand for the famous Old Crow Medicine Show. Ketch and the boys. Fine job. And I'd like for you to make welcome Darren Smith's mama. How 'bout a hand for Connie Smith, everybody. Hey Constance. Darren's mama." Connie said, "I know." Marty said, "Where is Darren?" Connie said, "Marina's grandma. Right there is his daughter Marina." Marty said, "How 'bout a hand for Darren and Marina. Came all the way from Norway. to see us." Connie said, "That's right. Oslo." Marty said, "Here's a song that comes all the way from Louisville, Mississippi. Sing it, all right?" Connie sang "To Pieces."

Marty said, "That's Connie Smith right there. All right. Thank you, Connie. Thank you very much. Here's a song I wrote from our Badlands project. We'll send this to all our friends and family up in Pine Ridge, South Dakota." Marty performed "So You Want To Be An Indian."

After a commercial break, Marty said, "Here we go one more time. Ladies and gentlemen, it gives me great pleasure to introduce to you the Sultan of Goodlettsville, the ole Tennessee Slicker. Ketch, the most popular man in country music. Leroy Troy. Hello Leroy."

Leroy: "Hello pal."

Marty: "Hello Leroy. Ya got outlawin' on your mind today?"

Leroy: "I got outlawed."

Marty: "Who ya got?"

Leroy: "Here's a number about our favorite outlaw."

Marty: "Who is it?"

Leroy: "One and only, Mr. Jesse James."

Marty: "How 'bout a hand for Jesse James."

Leroy said, "Thank you." Marty said, "My gun misfired, sir." Eddie said, "One of the most famous of the old time murder ballads, 'Jesse James'. Thank you a lot, Leroy Troy. Not used to seein' you quiver like that. Well as we declare hymn time right now. Connie Smith joins the Fabulous Superlatives on a song they learned from the Maddox Brothers and Rose. 'Dear Lord Take My Hand'."

After a commercial break, Eddie promoted the book Picture and Concert Folio, Volume I. Eddie said, "It's fixin' to get real serious. Here's Marty Stuart along with the Old Crow Medicine Show." Marty said, "How 'bout a hand for Eddie Stubbs." Ketch said, "Oh Eddie, lookin' so sharp." Marty said, "Yes he is. A bow tie man." Ketch said, "Man, and how." Marty said, "Yes sir. You know how much I love the Old Crow Medicine Show. I'm so proud of you guys. How 'bout a hand for my men the Old Crow Medicine Show." Ketch said, "Thank you Marty Stuart." Marty said, "Yes sir. You know anything about a Mississippi Saturday night?." Ketch said, "Oh I know I love to be there on a Saturday night down in Mississippi." Marty said, "Well, will ya tell it like it is?" Ketch said, "I sure will." Marty said, "Here he comes, ladies and gentlemen. Brother Ketch and the boys." They performed "Mississippi Saturday Night."

Marty said, "Old Crow Medicine Show. Cous. On behalf of Old Crow Medicine Show, Connie Smith, Eddie Stubbs, The Superlatives, Leroy Troy, and Gary Carter, I'm Marty Stuart sayin' thank you for joinin' us. There ya are. See ya again next week right here on the Mississippi Saturday night Marty Stuart Show."

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