Julep Sessions Volume V

Although there was no lack of material, the Bourbonhours Radio Chorus ran out of steam in year five, so we took a break. A year later, in 2006, the 6th annual Kentucky Derby Party saw a new list of songs. No originals made this album, although many uncut songs were in the makings; rather, this … Continued

Julep Sessions Volume 4

2004 saw the 4th annual Kentucky Derby Party in full swing. It’s popularity had grown to legendary proportions and expectations. Mint Juleps were on ice, southern food was on the menu, and people filled the house and backyard. The ensuing song list was on replay, including the original Bourbonhours Radio Chorus recording, “Have a Drink”. … Continued

Julep Sessions Volume 3

When 2003 rolled around he popularity of the bourbon song list had risen to epic proportions, and included the turkey calls. Was it possible to celebrate the Kentucky Derby without a bourbon song list and an original creation? This year’s Bourbonhours Radio Chorus creation was “Goin’ To Kentucky”. The possibilities of the bourbon genre were … Continued

Julep Sessions Volume 2

In 2002, our bourbon celebrations became the 2nd annual Kentucky Derby Party. Bourbon was on the table and another Julep Sessions song list was formed, but this time the list included an original tune sung by the Bourbonhours Radio Chorus, “Perhaps the Saddest Song Ever”: I Dream of Jeannie Theme Song; Shuckin’ the Corn, Flatt … Continued

Julep Sessions Volume 1

In May 2001 we had our first Vancouver style Kentucky Derby Party. The Bourbonhours Radio Chorus put together a song list of bourbon genre music. It consisted of music that honed in on the subject of mint juleps, roses, horses, and music. Artistic talent was solicited from the local bourbon community, and lo and behold … Continued