Emmylou Harris with Rodney Crowell, Albert Lee (and Roseanne Cash watching) — Till I Gain Control Again, recorded at CHCH-TV in Hamilton, Canada on Dec. 12, 1983 as part of a series called In Session.
|By: Lisa Derrick Monday December 27, 2010 5:00 pm|
Tonight you’re all the guests, as we discuss amongst ourselves one of the classics of the America holiday genre, the 1983 A Christmas Story, directed by Bob Clark. The movie is based on In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash by Jean Shepherd, a collection of semi-fictional stories about growing up in a small Mid-Western town between World Wars. Shepherd is also the narrator.
A Christmas Story centers around Ralphie Parker and his wish for his ultimate Christmas gift, a Red Rider BB gun with a compass in the barrel and a “thing that tells the time.”