Show 393 – say a little prayer blues

Welcome back to the show. Our show this week was recorded before the sad news that Aretha Franklin died. Rest in Peace Aretha and thanks for the music.

This week we feature another popular blues women specials. Here’s the playlist:

  • Heidi Blasmo-Saturday Night Diva/I Pray For You
  • Chloe Watkinson- Crystal Pistol
  • Joanne Shaw Taylor-Wanna Be My Lover/Wild Is The Wind
  • Octavia Blues-Ready For The Weekend/From Now On
  • Jo Harman-Changing Of the Guard
  • Alison McGrath-The Letter
  • Michele D’Amour & The Love Dealers-Sweet Loving Man/Hard Times

Thanks for listening and see you all next week.

Show 392 – Euro Blues

Welcome back to the show. This week we feature an all European blues lineup. Here’s the playlist:

  • Ad Vanderveen (Netherlands)- Denver Nevada/In The Name Of Rock And Roll
  • Theo & The Boogie Sinners (Greece)- Blues Party Boogie/Taxation Blues 
  • BB & The Blues Shacks (Germany)- All About That/Year Of Strife
  • Jan Mittendorp (Netherlands)- St James Infirmary 
  • Micke Bjorklof (Finland)- Blame It On The Bright Lights/Sweet Dream’s A Sweet Dream
  • Petri Matero Group (Finland)- Lose The Day/Hold My Breath

Thanks for listening and see you all next week.

Show 391 – summer time blues

Welcome back to the show. Another blues women specials this week. Here’s the line up:

  • Vanessa Collier-Sweating Like A Pig, Singing Like An Angel/Love Me Like a Man
  • Sugar Queen- Crab Boil Shuffle/Moonshine Bill
  • Tracy K-Heartstrung
  • Victoria Ginty- Take Me Down/Unfinished Business
  • Karen Lawrence- Fun And Games/I’ll Get Along Alright
  • Rory Block- Black Mountain/Weeping Willow Blues

Thanks for listening and see you all next week.

Show 390 – blues from the great white north

Welcome back to the show. This week we feature a Canadian blues special. Here’s the playlist:

  • Carolyn Fe- One Minute To Midnight/Wanna Say We’re Through
  • David Vest-Crocodile/Renoviction Man
  • Sugar Brown-Lousy Dime/It’s a Blues World
  • Justin Saladino Band -Put The Hammer Down
  • Dan McKinnon-Storm/Til You Come Around
  • Sons of Rhythm – My Time is Gonna Come/You’ve Got A Friend

Thanks for listening and see you all next week.

Show 389 – a harty blues mix

Welcome back to the show. Here’s the playlist:

  • Ally Venable Band – Messin With The Kid
  • Shemekia Copeland-Would You Take My Blood/In The Blood Of The Blues
  • Beth Hart- Jazz Man/Fat Man
  • Carolyn Fe-I Cant Breathe/All That Matters
  • Crystal Shawanda- Ball And Chain
  • Sayer & Joyce – Backbone/Broken
  • Misty Blues-Laundry Blues/Will My Blues

Thanks for listening and see you all next week.

Show 388 – Presidential blues

Welcome back to the show. Here’s the playlist:

  • Buddy Guy- Cognac/You Did The Crime
  • Black Cat Road-Crow Stew/Rock Salt And Nails
  • Big Jack Johnson-I’m A Big Boy Now
  • Big Joe Shelton-Ribs And Cat Whisky/Best I Can Tell
  • Dustin Douglas & The Electric Gentlemen- A Little Bit/No More Tears To Cry
  • Freddie Pate- Beer Drinking Dog/Have You Ever Loved A Woman?
  • Buddy Guy-Blues No More

Thanks for listening and see you all next week.

Show 387 – hot summer blues nights

Welcome back to the show. Here’s the playlist for this week:

  • Ashley Heath-Where Hope Never Dies
  • Dana Fuchs- Sad Solution/Faithfull Sinner
  • Erja Lyytinen-Black Ocean/Broken Eyes
  • Deb Ryder-Sweet Sweet Love/Bring The Walls Down
  • Halley Devestern-Keep On Playing/Hit Twice
  • Laurie Morvan-Twice The Trouble/The Man Who Left Me

Thanks for listening and see you all next week.

Show 386 – Brits and the blues

Welcome back to the show. This week we feature some of the very best British blues. Here’s the playlist:

  • Wiley Bo Walker-Fool For You/Loan Me A Dime
  • Ritchie Dave Porter-Happy Home
  • Hardchargers- No Stone Unturned
  • Liam Ward Band-Wild Places/No Delay
  • John Mayall-Big Town Playboy/Riding On the L & N
  • Ian Seagal-Sweet Souvenir/Aint You Great
  • John Verity- The Blues Is My Business
  • Mike Vernon-Hate To Leave, Hate To Say Goodbye 

Thanks for listening and see you all next week.

Show 385 – a powerhouse full of blues

Welcome back to the show. This week we feature another blues women’s special. Here’s the playlist:

  • Rory Block-Empty Bed Blues/Do Your Duty
  • Dana Fuchs-Sedative/Ring Of Fire
  • Victoria Ginty- Do me Right/The blues Found Me
  • Teresa James-I Gotta Roll/Hold On
  • Crystal Shawanda-Blue Train/Misty Blue
  • Debbie Bond-Train Song 

Thanks for listening and see you all next week.

Show 384 – blues from beyond

Welcome back to the show, here’s the playlist:

  • Eddy The Chief Clearwater-Blue Over You
  • Dave Honeyboy Edwards-Trouble Everywhere I Go/Crawling Kingsnake
  • Mississippi John Hurt-Candy Man/Richland Woman Blues
  • Fenton Robinson-Going West/I Hear Some Blues Downstairs
  • Roscoe Chenier – Will The Circle Be Unbroken
  • Raful Neal-Blues On The Moon/Steal Away
  • Big Jack Johnson-Oh Darling/Going Back To Mississippi

Thanks for listening and see you all next week.