Bluegrass Sunday Mornings on WNRN

Rusty Cempre with Rhonda Vincent

Rusty Cempre hosts Bluegrass Sunday Morning from 7 until 11AM. Rusty has been a WNRN volunteer since March 2001.

Rusty’s favorites include Cherryholmes, Steep Canyon Rangers, Daily and Vincent, Rhonda Vincent, Claire Lynch and The Moron Bros.

Rusty says, “I truly love broadcasting this show on Sunday mornings. The listeners are the very best audience a DJ could ever ask for and this genre of music really hits you right in your soul. I hope this ride never ends.”

Listen for more live in-studio performances.

Supported by Appomattox River Company

 

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Bluegrass Sunday Mornings News & Updates

Bluegrass Sunday Morning 01/15/17

7am

Sister Sadie – All I Can Do

Kenny & Amanda Smith – You Know That I Would

Mac Wiseman with Junior Sisk, Sonya Isaacs Yeary & Becky Isaacs Bowman – The Wheat Crop

The Crowe Brothers – He Could Pick the Hound

Nothin’ Fancy – Where I Came From

Karl Shifflett & Big Country Show – Oh Lonesome Me

Flatt & Scruggs – The Ballad of Jed Clampett

The Forbes Family – I’m Just A Pilgrim

Southbound – Carolina in the Pines

Newtown – The Feast of Gryphon

Darin & Brooke Aldridge with John Cowan – Lila

Corrina Rose Logston – Foggy Mountain Top

Lonesome River Band – Rock Bottom

Richard Bennett – Last Train from Poor Valley

Jeff White – Run Little Rabbit Run

 

8am

Chris Jones & the Nightdrivers – All the Ways I’m Gone

Shannon & Heather Slaughter – Moonshiner

Antique Persuasion – Lovers Lane

Bill Monroe – Rocky Road Blues

Cherryholmes – Brand New Heartache

Blue Highway – Last Time I’ll Ever Leave This Town

The Bankesters – Will Bill & Vivian

Rickey Wasson & Mo Pitney – She’s Gone, Gone, Gone

Trinity River Band – Time’s a Crooked Thing

Ralph Stanley & Ralph II – Carolina Mountain Home

Larry Sparks – Carter’s Blues

Carl Story & His Rambling Mountaineers – Angel Band

Wildfire – A Bible & a Bus Ticket Home

Karl Shifflett & Big Country Show – Six Pack to Go

Special Consensus – Long I Ride

Becky Buller – Home

Lorraine Jordan & Carolina Road – Sharecropper’s Son

Rhonda Vincent – The Court of Love

 

9am

The Infamous Stringdusters – This Ol’ Building

Kenny & Amanda Smith – Wherefore & Why

Lonesome River Band – Them Blues

Jimmy Martin – Sunnyside of the Mountain

Dave Adkins – Turn & Burn

The Earls of Leicester – The Girl I Love Don’t Pay Me No Mind

Corrina Rose Logston – I Don’t Blame You

James King – Highway to Nowhere

Charlie Sizemore Band – The Less That I Drink

Crowe, Lawson & Williams – Little White Church

Adam Steffey – Pitching Wedge

The Boxcars – When the Bluegrass is Covered with Snow

Dave Evans – Pretty Green Hills

Karl Shifflett & Big Country Show – Why Baby Why

Country Gentlemen – Fox on the Run

Flatt Lonesome – Don’t Come Running

Doc Watson with Frosty Morn – C. C. Rider

 

10am

Chris Jones & the Nightdrivers – Range Road 53

Dixie Bee Liners – Truck Stop Baby

Alison Krauss & Union Station – My Love Follow You Where You Go

Town Mountain – Whiskey with Tears

Lou Reid & Carolina – Roll On

Dailey & Vincent – When I Reach That Home Up There

The Roys – Workin On It

Darin & Brooke Aldridge – Mountains in Mississippi

Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice – Jimmy, JD & Paul

Mountain Faith – If You Are Ever Down in Dallas

Mac Wiseman & Jim Lauderdale – Barefoot Till After the Frost

Corrina Rose Logston – Sandridge

Blue Highway – Don’t Weep for Me

Balsam Range – Blue Collar Dreams

Mickey Galyean & Cullens Bridge – Charming Betsy

Big Country Bluegrass – I’m Putting on My Leaving Shoes

Michael Cleveland & Sam Bush – Steamboat Whistle Blues

The Spinney Brothers – Digging in the Ground

The Farm Hands – It’ll Getcha Where You’re Going

Dave Adkins – Sold

By |January 17th, 2017|Categories: Bluegrass Sunday Morning|0 Comments

Bluegrass Sunday Morning Playlist 01/08/17

7am

Special Consensus – Long I Ride

Blue Highway – Last Time I’ll Ever Leave This Town

Flatt & Scruggs – Jimmy Brown the Newsboy

Dolly Parton – Blue Smoke

The Deanes – Let Me Tell You About Jesus

Darin & Brooke Aldridge – Highway of Heartache

The Grascals – Sweet Little Mountain Girl

Crowe, Lawson, & Williams – Standing Tall & Tough

Longview – I’ve Lived Alot in My Time

Reno & Smiley – Panhandle Country

Kenny & Amanda Smith – Wherefore & Why

Junior sisk & Ramblers Choice – Honky Tonked to Death

The Infamous Stringdusters – Back Home

The O’Connor Band with Mark O’Connor – The Sweet Ones

Jimmy Martin – Free Born Man

 

8am

The Bankesters = Nightbird

Trinity River Band – Times A Crooked Thing

Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver – More Behind the Picture Than the Wall

Dave Adkins – Turn & Burn

Mike Bentley & Cumberland Gap Connection – Truck Drivin’

Cherryholmes – Don’t Fall in Love

The Easter Brothers – The Good Old Days

Darin & Brooke Aldridge – Someday Soon

The Earls of Leicester – The Girl I Love Don’t Pay Me No Mind

Doc Watson – Deep River Blues

Kristen Scott Benson – Travelers Restaurant

Don Rigsby – That Home Far Away

The Infamous Stringdusters – A Hard Life Makes a Good Song

The Boxcars – When the Bluegrass Is Covered with Snow

JD Crowe & the New South – Come on Down to My World

Michael Cleveland, Jeff White & Vince Gill – Unwanted Love

 

9am

The Bankesters – Seven Nation Army

The Gibson Brothers – Help My Brother

Country Gentlemen – Fighting Side of Me

Ricky Skaggs – You Can’t Hurt Ham

Flatt Lonesome – You’re the One

The Farm Hands – Dig In the Dirt

The Moron Brothers – Juicy Romance

Darin & Brooke Aldridge – Fit for a King

Osborne Brothers – If You Don’t, Somebody Else Will

Patty Loveless – Busted

Blue Highway – Don’t Weep For Me

Tyler Grant – Huckleberry Hornpipe

Terry Baucom & the Dukes of Drive – Around the Corner

The Infamous Stringdusters – 1901 a Canyon Odyssey

Ronnie Bowman – Cold Virginia Night

The Grass Cats – How Long Has This Been Going On

Balsam Range – Blue Collar Dreams

 

10am

The Bankesters – If It Wasn’t for the Rain

MD Mallory – Country Boy Rock & Roll

Lonesome River Band – Rock Bottom

Rodney Dillard & the Dillard Band – Dooley

Rhonda Vincent – Each Season Changes You

Wildfire – A Bible & a Bus Ticket Home

Mac Wiseman, Buddy Melton & Milan Miller – Somewhere  Bound

Jim Hurst – Long & Lonesome Old Freight Train

Ralph Stanley II – Smile for Me

Sierra Hull – Smashville

Alison Krauss – Ghost in This House

Larry Stephenson Band – Free Me From This Old Chain Gang

Sideline – Darlin’ Corey

Bill Monroe – Used to Be

Sister Sadie – All I Can Do

Volume Five – 95 Years

Heidi & Ryan – There’s Fire Down Yonder

Love Cannon – Don’t You Want Me?

By |January 11th, 2017|Categories: Bluegrass Sunday Morning|0 Comments

Bluegrass Sunday Morning 1/1/17

7a

Larry Stephenson Band – Waiting for the Sun to Shine

Larry Stephenson Band – Sweet Little Darling Don’t You Cry

Larry Sparks – Tennessee 1949

Larry Sparks – These Blues They Got Me

The Grascals – Did You Forget God Today

The Grascals – I Know Better

Special Consensus – Talkin Bout It Just Don’t Get It Done

Special Consensus – Highway 40 blues

Kathy Kallick – Willie Poor Boy

Kathy Kallick – Foxhounds

Dave Adkins & Republik Steele – Rose Colored Glasses

Dave Adkins & Republik Steele – Fool-o-sophy

Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice – Little Bit of This Little Bit of That

Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice – Longneck Blues

8a

Lou Reid & Carolina – Gods Front Porch

Lou Reid & Carolina – Roll On

Sideline – Little Willie

Sideline – You Don’t Know What You Got Till Its Gone

Seldom Scene – Nadine

Seldom Scene – Big Train From Memphis

Balsam Range – Any Old Road Will Take You There

Balsam Range – Blue Collar Dreams

IIIrd Tyme Out – John & Mary

IIIrd Tyme Out – Cottontown

Grasstowne – Kickin Up Dust

Alan Bibey & Grasstowne – I’m Country

Josh Williams – Blue Railroad Train

Josh Williams – Girl from the Canyon

Blue Highway – Still Climbing Mountains

Blue Highway – If Lonesome Don’t Kill Me

Cody Shuler & Pine Mountain Railroad – Rock of Ages

Cody Shuler – Do You Wrong Kind of Girl

9a

Donna Ulisse – Walk This Mountain Down

Donna Ulisse – Working on the C&O

The Boxcars – Log Cabin in the Lane

The Boxcars – Raised on Pain

Flatt Lonesome – You’ll Get No More of Me

Flatt Lonesome – Runaway Train

Earls of Leicester – Till The End of the World Rolls Around

Earls of Leicester –The Train That Carried My Girl From Town

Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver – Blue Train of the Heartbreak Line

Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver – Burden Bearer

Lonesome River Band – Tune of a Twenty Dollar Bill

Lonesome River Band – Thunder & Lightning

Steep Canyon Rangers – Have Mercy

Steep Canyon Rangers – When the Well Runs Dry

Del McCoury Band – High on a Mountain

Del McCoury Band – New York Trains

Town Mountain – Up the Ladder

Town Mountain – Whiskey with Tears

10a

Claire Lynch – Silver & Gold

Claire Lynch – Milo

Rickey Wasson – Shoe Goes on the Other Foot Tonight

Rickey Wasson – You Can Have  Her

Trinity River Band – How Blue

Trinity River Band – Times a Crooked Thing

Sam Bush – Howlin At the Moon

Sam Bush – Bowling Green

The Spinney Brothers – Lying Ruby

The Spinney Brothers – Pocket Knife

Nothin’ Fancy – I Met My Baby in the Porta Jon Line

Nothin’ Fancy – Bringing May Home

Mac Wiseman – Rovin Gambler

Mac Wiseman & Alison Krauss – Tis Sweet to be Remembered

Kenny & Amanda Smith – Someday Soon

Kenny & Amanda Smith – Wherefore & Why

Wildfire – Daddy Loved Trains

Wildfire – Riding the Fence

Big Country Bluegrass – All That’s Left for You to Do Is Leave

By |January 4th, 2017|Categories: Bluegrass Sunday Morning|0 Comments

Bluegrass Sunday Morning 12/25/16

7a

Alecia Nugent – Beuatiful Star of Bethlehem

Balsam Range – blue Collar Dreams

Audie Blaylock & Redline – Life Without a Spare

Seldom Scene – Wait a Minute

Larry Sparks – It’s Christmas Time

Lester Flatt & nashville Grass – Father’s Table Grace

Kenny & Amanda Smith – You Know That I Would

Larry Cordle & Lonesome Standard Time – Black Diamond Strings

Michael Cleveland – Sunday Drive

Skaggs Family – Silent Night

Alan Bibey & Grasstowne – I’m Country

Del McCoury – Rain & Snow

Mac Wiseman, Sierra Hull & Justin Moses – The Guitar

8a

Larry Stephen son – Away In a Manger

Blue Highway – If Lonesome Don’t Kill Me

The Farm Hands – Dig In the Dirt

The Roys – Santa Looked A Lot Like Daddy

Rickey Wasson & Mo Pitney – You Can Share My Blanket

Stuart Wyrick & Keith Williams – Little Moonshine Johnny

Joe Mullins & the Radio Ramblers – Some Kind of War

Country Gentlemen – Christmas Time Back Home

The Boys of Indiana – Atlanta Is Burning

The Grascals – Long List of Heartaches

Flatt & Scruggs – Flint Hill Special

Lonesome River Band – Rock Bottom

Flatt Lonesome – You’re the One

Hylo Brown – Christmas in the Hills

Lost & Found – Sawmill Road

Town Mountain – Whiskey with Tears

Gibson Brothers – Cabin Down Below

Mac Wiseman, Junior Sisk,  Ronnie Bowman & Crimora Church of the Brethen – I Sang the Song

9a

Tommy Scott – Santa Clause Shuffle

Claybank – Up On Claybank

3 Fox Drive & John Cowan – Please Come Home for Christmas

Earls Of Leicester – All I Want Is You

Jerry Garcia & David Grisman – Shady Grove

East of Monroe – Good-Bye Letter

Rhonda Vincent – Dreaming of Christmas

Trinity River Band – Time’s A Crooked Thing

Jeff White – Wise County Jail

Tony Rice – John Hardy

Bill Monroe – Blue Moon Of Kentucky

Mac Wiseman, Buddy Melton, Milan Miller, Andrea Zonn – 3 Cows & 2 Horses

Robin & Linda Williams – Shotgun Shells on a Christmas Tree

Volume Five – 95 Years

Mountain Faith – City Lights

Jeanette Williams & George Jones – Thank You For Caring

10a

Osborne Brothers – Christmas Time on Rocky Top

Kenny & Amanda Smith – Wherefore & Why

Nothin’ Fancy – Snoopys Christmas

Larry Stephenson Band – Sweet Little Darling

Lonesome River Band – We Couldn’t Tell

Blue Mafia – Say Won’t You Be Mine

Michelle Nixon & Drive – When Its Christmas in Virginia

The Steel Wheels – Breaking Like the Sun

Sister Sadie – All I Can Do

Balsam Range – Spring Hill

MD Mallory – Heartbreak Mountain

O’Connor Band – Ruby, Are You Mad at Your Man?

Becky Buller – Our Gingerbread House

Heidi & Ryan – Grandma’s Knee

Osbourne Brothers – Rocky Top

Sideline – You Don’t Know What You Got Till It’s Gone

Reno & Smiley – Blue Christmas

Lou Reid & Carolina – Roll On

By |January 4th, 2017|Categories: Bluegrass Sunday Morning|0 Comments

Bluegrass Sunday Morning 12/18/16

7a

Cherryholmes – Heat of the Morning

Lonesome River Band – Rock Bottom

Lester Flatt – Down the Road

Stuart Wyrick & Keith Williams – Little Moonshine Johnny

Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver – On Christmas Candle

Wildfire – Dollar

Bass Mountain Boys – Lord, Lead Me On

Rickey Wasson & Mo Pittney – You Can Share My Blanket

Ralph Stanley II – Bluefield

Mickey Galyean & Cullens Bridge – Trailblazer

Diamond Creek – Where Do I Go From Here

Cedar Creek – Merry Christmas You All

Blue Mafia – Like a Mining Man

Claybank – Up On Claybank

Dolly Parton – Little Sparrow

Carson Peters & Iron Mountain – Christmas Time in the Country

8a

Town Mountain – Whiskey with Tears

Virginia Ramblers – Lonesome & Blue

The Grascals – Mister Fix It

Volume Five – 95 Years

Stanley Brothers – How Far to Little Rock?

Virginia Squires – Cold Sheets of Rain

Becky Buller – The Savior Is Born

East of Monroe – By the Rivers Edge

Nothin’ Fancy – Where I Came From

The Traditional Grass – I Believe In the Old Time Way

Tyler Grant – Tyler Trail

Trinity River Band – Time’s A Crooked Thing

Del McCoury, Mac Wiseman & the Osborne Brothers – Our 12 Days of Bluegrass Christmas

Kenny & Amanda Smith – Wherefore & Why

Upspoken Tradition – Rivers That I’ve Crossed

Gibson Brothers – An Angel with Blue Eyes

Larry Stephenson – Country Christmas

9a

Steve Gulley & New Pinnacle – Not Now

Rhonda Vincent – Jolene

Larry Cordle & LST & Dierks Bentley – You Can’t Take it With You When You Go

Lou Reid & Carolina – Roll On

Jimmy Martin – Will the Circle Be Unbroken

The Boxcars – I’m Over You

Little Roy & Lizzie – The Christmas Whittler

Wildfire – They Don’t Make ‘Em Like My Daddy Anymore

Sister Sadie – All I Can Do

Danny Paisley & The Southern Grass – Grey Eagle

Nashville Bluegrass Band – Rockin’ Chair Money

David Parmley & Continental Drive – Christmas At the Old Home Place

Blue Mafia – With Body & soul

Larry Stephenson Band – Sweet Little Darling

Cox Family – Go Tell It On the Moutain

10a

Michael Cleveland & Sam Bush – Steamboat Whistle Blues

Spinney Brothers – Pick the Banjo

Earls of Leicester – Just Ain’t

Dwight Yoakam – Guitars, Cadillacs

The Deanes – Blue Ridge Cabin Home

Blue Highway – If Lonesome Don’t Kill Me

Skaggs Family – Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Balsam Range – Blue Collar Dreams

Cindy G – Sitting On Top of the World

Bluegrass Brothers – The Way It Used to Be

Price Sisters – Get Up John

The Boxcars – I’m Dreaming of You

Paul Williams & the Victory Trio – I Can’t Go Home This Christmas

Wildfire – I Get the Picture

East of Monroe – Goodbye Letter

Alan Bibey & Grasstowne – I’m Country

Larry Sparks – Christmas Times a Comin’

Blue Mafia – Loneliness & Desperation

Kenny & Amanda Smith – You Know That I Would

By |December 28th, 2016|Categories: Bluegrass Sunday Morning|0 Comments

Bluegrass Sunday Morning 12/11/16

 

7am

Stanley Brothers – Christmas Time is Near

Sister Sadie – All I Can Do

Irene Kelley – Carolina Wind

James King – Thirty Years of Farming

John Bowman – Reach of His Hand

Larry Stephenson Band – Sweet Little Darling (Don’t You Cry)

Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice – Walking in the Blue Ridge

The Three Pickers – Daybreak Blues

Bill Monroe – Big Mon

Alison Krauss & Union Station – Rain Please Go Away

Virginia Ramblers – Rust on the Tracks

Dave Adkins – Fool-o-sophy

Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out – Take Me Home Country Roads

The Grascals – I Like Trains

3 Fox Drive – Listen to the Music

8am

Lou Reid & Carolina – Rollin On

Earls of Leicester – Why Did You Wander

Darin & Brooke Aldridge – Christmas Time Back Home

Kenny & Amanda Smith – You Know That I Would

Blue Highway – If Lonesome Don’t Kill Me

Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver – Help Is On the Way

Country Gentlemen – Fox on the Run

Mile Twelve – Our Last Good-Bye

Jimmy Martin – Run Pete Run

Unspoken Tradition – Rattlesnake Run

Steep Canyon Rangers – The Mountains Gonna Sing

Balsam Range – Blue Collar Dreams

Flatt Lonesome – Mixed Up Mess of a Heart

Larry Cordle – Molly

Emi Sunshine – I Ain’t Famous

Nu Blu – That What Makes the Bluegrass Blue

9am

Rocky Hill Bluegrass – Walking My Lord Up Calvary’s Hill

JD Crowe & The New South – Lefty’s Old Guitar

King Wilkie – Broke Down & Lonesome

Tony Holt & The Wildwood Valley Boys – Daylights Burnin

Gibson Brothers – That Bluegrass Music

Nothin Fancy – Snoop’s Christmas

Lonesome River Band – Rock Bottom

Town Mountain – Whiskey with Tears

Osborne Brothers – Bluegrass Music Really Gone to Town

Kristin Scott Benson – Locust Grove

The Gospel Plowboys – Welcome Home

Rickey Wasson & Mo Pitney – You Can Sharemy Blanket

Stuart Wyrick & Keith Williams – Little Moonshine Johnny

The Boxcars – December 13th

Shannon & Heather Slaughter & County Clare – Pass Me By

Don Reno – I Know You’re Married But I Love You Still

10am

Claybank – Up on Claybank

Sideline – Colors & Crossroads

Rhonda Vincent – Dreaming of Christmas

Frank Wakefield – Close By

Steve Martin & Steep Canyon Rangers – Jubilation Day

Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver – God Gave Noah the Rainbow Sign

Trinity Rive Band – Time a Crooked Thing

Volume Five – 95 Years

The Bluegrass Brothers – Sharecroppers Son

Michael Martim Murphy – Running Gun

Flatt & Scruggs – Flint Hill Special

Steve Gulley & New Pinnacle – Not Now

Kenny & Amanda Smith – Wherefore & Why

Dwight Yoakam – What I Don’t Know

Heidi & Ryan – The Darkest Day

David Davis & the Warrior River Boys – Two Dimes & a Nickel

Russell Moore & IIIrd Tyme Out – You Send Me

Laurie Lewis & the Right Hands – Walking In My Sleep

Josh Williams – Another Town

By |December 16th, 2016|Categories: Bluegrass Sunday Morning|0 Comments