A Grateful Journey: Kris Kristofferson, 12/17/2014

A conversation with a man of many talents: songwriter, actor, boxer, military man, among many titles, Kris Kristofferson, reflecting on his life in music, his songwriting craft, and the nature of gratitude for his life’s adventures.

Timing and Cues

American Routes Program #14-51 (repeat of 14-11)

00:00 Open Hour 1
segment A: INCUE: “If it sounds country man that’s what it is…”
excerpt: “Honky Tonk Blues” Hank Williams
excerpt: “Gregorio Cortez” Maya y Cantu
excerpt: “My Bucket’s Got a Hole in It” Hank Williams
“Casey’s Last Ride” Kris Kristofferson
“Just the Other Side of Nowhere” Kris Kristofferson
OUTCUE: “…another hero Bob Dylan when AR returns.”
cutaway 1: “Nashville Skyline Rag” Bob Dylan
segment B: INCUE: “I’m NS this is AR in Kris Kristofferson’s early…”
excerpt: “Rainy Day Women #12 & 35” Bob Dylan
excerpt: “Stuck inside of Mobile with the Memphis Blues Again
(5th take)” Bob Dylan
excerpt: “Me and Bobby McGee (demo)” Kris Kristofferson
“Once More with Feeling” Jerry Lee Lewis
“Sunday Mornin’ Comin’ Down” Kris Kristofferson
excerpt: “Concerning Your New Song” Johnny Cash
“To Beat the Devil” Johnny Cash
OUTCUE: “…Kris Kristofferson when AR returns.”
cutaway 2: “Smile At Me Again” Randy Scruggs
segment C: INCUE: “This is AR, in 1969 country music was…”
excerpt: “Blame It on the Stones” Kris Kristofferson
“The Best of All Possible Worlds” Kris Kristofferson
“For the Good Times” Al Green
“Help Me Make It Through The Night” Sammi Smith
excerpt: “Me and Bobby McGee (Demo Version)” Janis Joplin
“Me and Bobby McGee” Janis Joplin
OUTCUE: “…I’m NS and this is PRX.”
cutaway 3: “I Can’t Help It (If I’m Still In Love With You)” Bill Frisell
1:00:00 “I Can’t Help It (If I’m Still In Love With You)” end
00:00 Open Hour 2
segment D: INCUE: “(music) This is AR I’m NS…”
CLIP: Taxi Driver
“The Pilgrim: Chapter 33 (Hang in Hopper)” Kris Kristofferson
CLIP: Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid
excerpt: “Billy 1” Bob Dylan
excerpt: “Sam’s Song (Ask Any Working Girl)” Kris Kristofferson
“Chase the Feeling” Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell
OUTCUE: “…with more just that when AR returns.”
cutaway 4: “Main Title Theme (Billy)” Bob Dylan
segment E: INCUE: “This is AR looking at and listening to…”
“Late John Garfield Blues” Kris Kristofferson
“The Taker” Waylon Jennings
“The Silver Tongued Devil and I” Kris Kristofferson
excerpt: “Jesus Was A Capricorn (Owed To John Prine)”
Kris Kristofferson
“Why Me Lord” Johnny Cash
excerpt: “Devil in a Sleepin’ Bag” Willie Nelson
“Me and Bobby McGee” Willie Nelson
“The Road Goes On Forever” The Highwaymen
OUTCUE: “…journey returns in a minute.”
cutaway 5: “For the Good Times” Lloyd Green
segment F: INCUE: “I’m NS this is AR following the musical…”
“Pilgrim’s Progress” Kris Kristofferson
“Feeling Mortal” Kris Kristofferson
excerpt: “Bread for the Body” Kris Kristofferson
“Here Comes That Rainbow Again” Kris Kristofferson
OUTCUE: “…for AR from PRX (music fade out)”
59:00 end

Hour One
00:00 — Intro
16:19 –- cutaway 1
39:04 –- cutaway 2
58:59 — Hour one close and cutaway 3 “I Can’t Help It” start
1:00:00 –- cutaway 3 “I Can’t Help It” end

Hour Two
00:00 — Open
14:01 –- cutaway 4
40:54 –- cutaway 5
59:00 — Hour two end

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