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Backstory Song

Songwriters discuss the vision, inspiration and creative process of their songs.

Episodes

It's Raining In Seattle by Roger Murrah
Show Details3min 27s
Prayers by Stephen Kellogg
Show Details4min 31s
Gravity by Nico Vega
Show Details17min 46s
And Grace by Alicia Stockman with Alicia Stockman
Show Details14min 28s
Songwriter Spotlight: Jessica Vaughn
Show Details1hr 20min
No More by Phillip White
Show Details14min 39s
Over The Edge by Alright Alright with Seth and China Kent
Show Details13min 18s
Popsicle by Buzz Cason
Show Details8min 8s
The Philosopher by Delanila with Danielle Eva Schwob
Show Details16min 34s
The One That Got Away by Dave Pahanish
Show Details19min 38s
Fallout by Robyn Cage
Show Details14min 14s
Pictures In The Fire by Brenn Hill
Show Details10min 35s
Just An Illusion by Peter Chanman Chandler
Show Details14min
Skin Deep by Buddy Guy
Show Details17min 47s
Five O'Clock World by The Vogues
Show Details14min 4s
Songwriter Spotlight: Ross Cooper
Show Details1hr 27min
Time Marches On by Bobby Braddock
Show Details6min 14s
Symphony of Joy by Stephen Kellogg
Show Details6min 33s
One More Last Chance by Vince Gill
Show Details7min 15s
Out In The Fields by Mike McClure
Show Details10min 19s
Superstition by Gleewood with Jhett and Callie Schiavone
Show Details10min 14s
Roll On Mississippi by Charley Pride
Show Details6min 25s
Life by Fox Wilde with Michael and Demetri Lerios
Show Details20min 9s
Squeeze Me In by Trisha Yearwood and Garth Brooks
Show Details6min 30s
Already Gone by The Eagles
Show Details13min 28s
Immolate by Rain Phoenix
Show Details7min 56s
Life's Highway by Roger Murrah
Show Details1min 26s
She Couldn't Change Me by Montgomery Gentry
Show Details8min 1s
Broken by Ron Artis II
Show Details16min 20s
You Belong To The City by The Eagles
Show Details9min 53s
Innocent Man by Tammy Rogers
Show Details10min 24s
Songwriter Spotlight: Bobby Rush
Show Details1hr 22min
Patches by Dickey Lee
Show Details2min 36s
Outta My Head by Jocelyn and Chris Arndt
Show Details11min 20s
Crackers by Barbara Mandrell
Show Details4min 15s
Caroline by Animal Years
Show Details13min 36s
Her Name Is with Bobby Braddock
Show Details5min 38s
Pretty by Stephanie Lambring
Show Details10min 43s
My Silver Lining by Roger Murrah
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The Door Is Always Open by Dickey Lee
Show Details1min 57s
Beast by TWO
Show Details21min 56s
I Can Still Make Cheyenne by Aaron Barker
Show Details12min 21s
Politics Religion And Her by Byron Hill
Show Details9min 26s
North of Cheyenne by Phil Barker
Show Details8min 6s
What I Go To School For by James Bourne
Show Details13min 44s
Songwriter Spotlight: Ed Hill
Show Details1hr 38min
Footprints On The Moon by Jocelyn and Chris Arndt
Show Details11min 6s
Lovin' Only Me by Even Stevens
Show Details7min 20s
And Then They Made Horses by Aaron Barker on Backstory Song
Show Details8min 5s
Whiskey Sue by Gleewood with Jhett and Callie Schiavone
Show Details16min 54s
That's The Thing About Love by Don Williams
Show Details11min 13s
Meet Me In Memphis by Bo Armstrong
Show Details21min 46s
Wrong Road Again by Crystal Gayle
Show Details8min 33s
Beautiful Heart of Darkness by Badfeather
Show Details8min 56s
Sometimes She Remembers by Kye Fleming
Show Details8min 24s
Songwriter Spotlight: Mark Cawley
Show Details1hr 20min
Here's Looking At You Kid by Bo Armstrong
Show Details16min 46s
Peaceful Easy Feeling by The Eagles
Show Details13min 25s
Songwriter Spotlight: Blue Water Highway
Show Details51min 7s
Falling On The Blacktop by Jagertown with Preston Creed on Backstory Song
Show Details8min 22s
Song For Daughters by Stephen Kellogg
Show Details7min 37s
The Thing About Love by Linda Perry
Show Details5min 29s
Great Escape by James Bourne
Show Details20min 23s
The Funeral by Mike McClure
Show Details11min 38s
Step By Step by Eddie Rabbitt
Show Details7min 7s
Landmark Saloon by Robert Landau
Show Details11min 37s
The Falling Man by Tammy Rogers
Show Details7min 49s
Smokey Mountain Rain by Ronnie Milsap
Show Details6min 36s
Hearts Aren't Made To Break by Roger Murrah
Show Details1min 3s
A Fall Ballad by Gleewood with Jhett and Callie Schiavone
Show Details17min 25s
Drinking My Baby Off My Mind by Even Stevens
Show Details8min 34s
The Jukebox Is Broke by John Wayne Schulz
Show Details22min 6s
Diggin' On The Mountain Sides by Phil Barker
Show Details8min 48s
Songwriter Spotlight: Aja Volkman-Reynolds and Dan Epand
Show Details1hr 36min
Should I Do it by Layng Martine
Show Details7min 7s
Perfect Vision by Abby Brown
Show Details8min 30s
Memphis Beat by Dickey Lee
Show Details3min 33s
Memphis Beat by Keb Mo
Show Details4min 35s
Goodbye Time by Roger Murrah
Show Details4min 15s
From The Distance by Alicia Stockman with Alicia Stockman
Show Details13min 34s
Songwriter Spotlight: Mike McFadden of Animal Years
Show Details53min 2s
Million Old Goodbyes with Buzz Cason
Show Details8min 51s
What About Now by Aaron Barker
Show Details8min 17s
Some People's Lives by Bette Midler
Show Details9min 16s
Living Like There's No Tomorrow by Jim McBride
Show Details7min 2s
Bridge That Just Won't Burn by Jim McBride
Show Details9min 56s
When A Heart Breaks by Tammy Rogers
Show Details11min 52s
Southern Rains by Roger Murrah
Show Details5min 5s
The Porter House by Alicia Stockman with Alicia Stockman
Show Details19min 47s
Dance With Me by Bo Armstrong
Show Details13min 22s
Soldier Of Love by Buzz Cason
Show Details7min 13s
Abeline by Yarn written by Blake Christiana
Show Details10min 14s
Perfect Stranger by Linda Perry
Show Details5min 14s
Love Release Me by Abby Brown with Abby Brown
Show Details11min 57s
Driving My Life Away by Even Stevens
Show Details8min 34s
Did You Ever by Nancy Sinatra
Show Details2min 49s
Ski When Its Time by Peter Chanman Chandler
Show Details6min 48s
Fightin' For by Mike McClure
Show Details9min 15s
Sleeping Single In A Double Bed by Barbara Mandrell
Show Details7min 24s
Golden Ring by George Jones and Tammy Wynette
Show Details7min 22s
I Saw Linda Yesterday by Dickey Lee
Show Details2min 25s
Daddy's Disappointment by Stephanie Lambring
Show Details12min 47s
Songwriter Spotlight: Gary Nicholson
Show Details1hr 17min
Chasin' That Neon Rainbow by Alan Jackson
Show Details14min 5s
Ruination Line by Phil Barker
Show Details12min 45s
I'm In A Hurry And Don't Know Why by Roger Murrah
Show Details3min 2s
Lawdog by Phil Barker
Show Details15min 44s
Ozark Mountain Jubilee by Roger Murrah
Show Details5min 56s
Mister Wonderful by Stephanie Lambring
Show Details10min 26s
Songwriter Spotlight: Jocelyn and Chris Arndt
Show Details1hr 10min
You're The First Time I've Thought About Leaving by Dickey Lee
Show Details1min 39s
Cisco Lights by Gleewood with Jhett and Callie Schiavone
Show Details10min 24s
Grown Men Don't Cry by Steve Seskin
Show Details19min 37s
Born In The Desert by Robyn Cage
Show Details11min 30s
High Cotton by Roger Murrah
Show Details2min 47s
Strangers On The Run by Fox Wilde with Michael and Demetri Lerios
Show Details16min 51s
Rose In Paradise by Jim McBride
Show Details18min 44s
Hell On Wheels by Tammy Rogers
Show Details5min 19s
Beer Goggles by Phillip White
Show Details10min 3s
A Bridge That Just Won't Burn - Conway Twitty with Jim McBride
Show Details9min 56s
Joy of Jesus by Stephanie Lambring
Show Details14min 40s
Songwriter Spotlight: Bo Armstrong
Show Details1hr 17min
If Tomorrow Never Comes - Garth Brooks with Kent Blazy
Show Details14min 3s
Love Without End Amen by Aaron Barker
Show Details10min 25s
I Wanna Talk About Me by Keith with Bobby Braddock
Show Details8min 34s
Trans Am by Alright Alright with Seth and China Kent
Show Details11min 46s
When You're In Love With A Beautiful Woman - Dr. Hook with Even Stevens
Show Details13min 32s
Paris by Bandits On The Run
Show Details11min 39s
Songwriter Spotlight: Jack Tempchin
Show Details1hr 33min
Rub It In by Layng Martine
Show Details17min 35s
Let It Ride by Steven Wells
Show Details7min 9s
She Thinks I Still Care by Dickey Lee
Show Details1min 15s
Champagne by Alright Alright Seth and China Kent
Show Details13min 58s
I'm Movin On by Roger Murrah
Show Details1min 3s
Songwriter Spotlight: Robert Landau
Show Details1hr 18min
I Choose You by Tammy Rogers
Show Details7min 15s
Don't Laugh At Me by Steve Seskin
Show Details12min 3s
Colorado Brew by Gleewood with Jhett and Callie Schiavone
Show Details10min 17s
D-I-V-O-R-C-E by Tammy Wynette with Bobby Braddock
Show Details7min 43s
Gypsy Soul by Abby Brown with Abby Brown
Show Details14min 15s
Lost In Motion by Rain Phoenix
Show Details13min 32s
Songwriter Spotlight: Allen Reynolds
Show Details1hr 29min
We're In This Love Together by Roger Murrah
Show Details9min 34s
Skis Boots Poles by Peter Chanman Chandler
Show Details10min 34s
Without You by Dave Pahanish
Show Details26min 28s
Soap by Fox Wilde with Michael and Demetri Lerios
Show Details19min 4s
Love Will Turn You Around by Even Stevens
Show Details9min 21s
Baby Blue by Aaron Barker
Show Details22min 42s
Songwriter Spotlight: Kye Fleming
Show Details1hr 36min
What's Up? - 4 Non Blondes with Linda Perry
Show Details18min 38s
Its Been A While Since I Went Outside by Delanila with Danielle Eva Schwob
Show Details15min 8s
Nothing On But The Radio by Byron Hill
Show Details11min 23s
We Fit Together by Alicia Stockman
Show Details14min 8s
Don't Worry by Alright Alright with Seth and China Kent
Show Details12min 2s
The Keeper Of The Stars by Tracy Byrd
Show Details4min 14s
Songwriter Spotlight: Rob Duquette
Show Details44min 1s
A Long Way From Graceland by Steven Wells
Show Details19min 29s
Way Down by Layng Martine
Show Details15min 17s
High Highs Low Lows by Stephen Kellogg
Show Details14min 47s
Ain't Goin Down by Kent Blazy
Show Details16min 13s
I'll Be Leaving Alone by Charley Pride written by Dickey Lee and Wayland Holyfield
Show Details3min 52s
Year 3000 by James Bourne
Show Details24min 7s
You Can Go To Hell, I'm Going To Texas by Granville Automatic
Show Details13min 48s
Don't Rock The Jukebox by Alan Jackson
Show Details6min 2s
Songwriter Spotlight: Brennen Leigh
Show Details56min 29s
You Right by Rain Phoenix
Show Details17min 1s
No Doubt About It by Neal McCoy
Show Details16min 58s
You Can't Win Em All by Phil Barker
Show Details7min 52s
Everlasting Love with Buzz Cason
Show Details13min 10s
River Runs Red by The Steeldrivers
Show Details8min 11s
Chattahoochie - Alan Jackson with Jim McBride
Show Details12min 44s
Songwriter Spotlight: Elizabeth Elkins and Vanessa Olivarez of Granville Automatic
Show Details55min 53s
Searching For Answers by Ron Artis II
Show Details24min 16s
Easy Come, Easy Go - George Strait by Aaron Barker
Show Details8min 7s
I Feel Like Loving You Again by Bobby Braddock
Show Details3min 20s
Love In The Underground by Bandits On The Run
Show Details17min 54s
Get The Party Started - Pink with Linda Perry
Show Details9min 25s
Theatre Noir by Robyn Cage
Show Details20min 24s
Songwriter Spotlight: Mike McClure
Show Details55min 17s
I Love A Rainy Night - Eddie Rabbitt with Even Stevens
Show Details9min 15s
Songwriter Spotlight: Stephanie Lambring
Show Details1hr 2min
Songwriter Spotlight: China and Seth Kent of Alright Alright
Show Details1hr 21min
Songwriter Spotlight: Buzz Cason
Show Details56min 53s
Songwriter Spotlight: Abby Brown
Show Details49min 16s
Songwriter Spotlight: Peter "Chanman" Chandler
Show Details37min 50s
Songwriter Spotlight: Phil Barker - Town Mountain
Show Details49min 26s
Songwriter Spotlight: John Baumann
Show Details41min 26s
Songwriter Spotlight: Bobby Braddock
Show Details58min 4s
Songwriter Spotlight: Linda Perry
Show Details54min 16s
Songwriter Spotlight: Jenny Van West
Show Details1hr 15min
Songwriter Spotlight: Dickey Lee
Show Details40min 28s
Songwriter Spotlight: Belinda Gail
Show Details58min 35s
Songwriter Spotlight: Blake Christiana of Yarn
Show Details43min 34s
Songwriter Spotlight: Brenn Hill
Show Details48min 27s
Songwriter Spotlight: Rick Gerber of Badfeather
Show Details31min 45s
Songwriter Spotlight: Davey Allen of Davey and The Midnights
Show Details48min
Songwriter Spotlight: Roger Murrah
Show Details52min 41s
Songwriter Spotlight: Preston Creed of Jagertown
Show Details29min 20s
Songwriter Spotlight: Layng Martine, Jr.
Show Details59min 44s
Songwriter Spotlight: John Wayne Schulz
Show Details52min 21s
Songwriter Spotlight: Jhett & Callie Sioux Schiavone
Show Details1hr 3min
Songwriter Spotlight: Danielle Eva Schwob of Delanila
Show Details41min 47s
Songwriter Spotlight: Phillip White
Show Details33min 10s
Songwriter Spotlight: Byron Hill
Show Details32min 29s
Songwriter Spotlight: Kent Blazy
Show Details36min 21s
Songwriter Spotlight: Steven Wells - Ghostowne
Show Details47min 22s
Songwriter Spotlight: Tammy Rogers - The Steeldrivers
Show Details46min 17s
Songwriter Spotlight: Steve Seskin
Show Details1hr 3min
Songwriter Spotlight: Stephen Kellogg
Show Details1hr 7min
Songwriter Spotlight: Ron Artis II
Show Details1hr 22min
Songwriter Spotlight: Robyn Cage
Show Details39min
Songwriter Spotlight: Rain Phoenix & Kirk Hellie
Show Details41min 29s
Songwriter Spotlight: Jim McBride
Show Details56min 34s
Songwriter Spotlight: James Bourne
Show Details1hr 5min
Songwriter Spotlight: Fox Wilde - Michael & Demitri Lerios
Show Details1hr 10min
Songwriter Spotlight: Even Stevens
Show Details1hr 2min
Songwriter Spotlight: Dave Pahanish
Show Details1hr 1min
Songwriter Spotlight: Bandits On The Run
Show Details1hr 7min
Songwriter Spotlight: Alicia Stockman
Show Details57min 2s
Songwriter Spotlight: Aaron Barker
Show Details1hr 9min