Show 311 – secret sauce for the blues

Welcome back to the show. We feature another popular blues women specials this week. Here’s the playlist:

Meena Cryle-Bright Lights/This Is My Will
Kathy & the Kilowatts-Let’s Do This Thing/These Lonely Hours
Patty Reese-Is It Too Late For Me/Awesome Sauce
Deb Ryder-Ain’t Gonna Be Easy/Rivers Forgiveness
Fran McGillvray Band-Blood On Your Hands
Various Artistes (tribute to Otis Clay)-Walk A Mile In My Shoes

Thanks for listening. See you all next week.

Show 310 – packed full of blues

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

Ronnie Baker Brooks -Show Me
Tim Gartland-What The Blues Look Like/I Had It All
Elvin Bishop-100 Years of Blues/Keep On Rollin
Trevor Sewell-What You Say
Eddie Martin-It All Depends/Song Of Five Things
King Brothers-Big Legged Woman/Just Driving Around

Thanks for listening. See you all next week.

Show 309 – too blue, too soon

Welcome back to the show. Here’s the playlist for this weeks blues womens specials:

Jo Harman-When We Were Young
Fran McGillvray Band-Walking Blues/Mister Blues
Renee Austin-Bitter Water/ Fool Moon
Petra Bornerova– Driving Wheel/Hound Dog
Val Starr & the Blues Rocket– Blues Is Not A Colour
Ally Venable Band-Downhearted Blues/Too Much Too Soon

Thanks for listening and see you all next week.

Show 308 – Happy New Year!

Welcome back to the show and a very Happy New Year from Kevin the host and Jason the producer! It’s the first show of 2017! Here’s the playlist:

Larry Griffith– Keep Ridin/Our Love Is In Good Hands

Boo Boo Davis-St Louis Woman/What Makes A Fool Fall In Love
Billy T Band-Sad Man/I’ve Been A Fool
Lucas Haneman Express-Blind Man’s Blues/Magic Carpet Ride
Simon Kinny Lewis-Street Blues/Find it In The Next Town
Starlite Campbell Band-I Need A Light/Guilty

Thanks for listening – and once again Happy New Year! See you all next week!

Show 307 – it’s Christmas!

Welcome back to the show and a very Merry Christmas to all our listeners! We have a fantastic Christmas special for you today.

Our advice, play us during your Christmas dinner. Who needs all those cheesy Christmas songs when you can play these classy tunes. Here’s the playlist:

Val Starr & the Blues Rocket– Spending Christmas With The Blues
Katie Webster-Deck The Halls With Boogie Woogie
Koko Taylor- Merry Merry Christmas
Lil Ed & the Blues Imperials-I’m Your Santa
Little Charlie & The Nightcats- Santa Claus
Marcia Ball-Christmas Fais Do Do
A Roomful Of Blues- Santa Claus Do You Ever Get The Blues
Shemekia Copeland– Stay A Little Longer Santa Claus
The Holmes Brothers- Back Door Santa
Tinsley Ellis-Santa Claus Wants Some Loving
Sonny Boy Williamson-Christmas Time Blues
Clifton Chewier-Its Christmas Time
Laura Beadle-Blue Christmas

Thanks for listening ! See you all next week and Merry Christmas!!

Show 306 – a peach of a show

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

Kate and Co – Selfish Blues/City Burn
Peach-Tell Me You Love Me/Never Make Your Move Too Soon
Ally Venable Band-Downhearted Blues/Trainwreck Blues
Rinel van Venrooij-Who Has Seen The Wind/Stay
Shaun Murphy-Your Husband is Cheating On Us
Liz Mandeville-Red Top
Annee 2Cu Blues Band-Same Old Story
Jo Harman-The Reformation

Thanks for listening. See you all next week.

Show 305 – the blues of two halves

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

The next six tracks all feature on the 45th anniversary collection from Alligator Records:

  • Charlie Mussel white-Where Highway 61 Runs
  • Colins Cray Copeland-Something To Remember You By
  • Curtis Salgado-Walk A Mile In My Blues
  • Lil Ed & The Blues Imperials-Whisky Flavoured Tears
  • Luther Dickinson & The Rising Star Fife Band- By and By Im Going To See The King
  • Tommy Castro & The Painkillers- Common GrounD

Thanks for listening. See you all next week.

Show 304 – ’tis almost the bluesy holidays

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

Fran McGillvray Band – Mister Blues

Slinky Williams-How Long Blues/These Blues Take 1
Thornetta Davis-I Need A Whole Lotta Love/I’d Rather be Alone
Anne 2Cu Blues Band-Daughter Of Fortune/Same Old Story
Liz Mandeville-Illinois National Guard Blues/Corner Bar Blues
Marcia Ball-We Fell Hard/I Heard It All
Robin Rogers-Second Time Around/Need Your Love So Bad

Thanks for listening. See you all next week.

Show 303 – I’ve lost my blues

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

Brad Curtis And The Somex6 Band-Look Again/Raindrops
Starlite Campbell Band-Thrill You/Walkin Out The Door
Trevor Sewell-Shadows/Small Change
Eddie Martin-I’ve Lost My Phone/Too Much Choice
Eight O Five Jive-Have Mercy Baby/Drunk
Les Copeland-Whats Your Name?/Distant Train
Stephen Foster & Howler– Medicine Man

Thanks for listening. See you all next week.

Show 302 – Knockin’ on the door of the blues

Welcome back to another blues women specials. Here’s the playlist:

Beth Hart-Love Is A Lie

Charlie Faye-Stone In The Road/How Long
Petra Bornerova-Chase A Face/Hound Dog
Saffire the Uppity Blues Women-Tom Cat Blues/Two In The Bush Is Better Than One In The Hand
Shaun Murphy-Spreading The News/It Wont Stop Raining
Tracy K- Time Machine/What Tomorrow Brings
Kat & Co- Born Under A Bad Sign

Thanks for listening. See you all next week.