Blues in the Night (Music)
Fri Jan 4th 2013 4.00pm–7.00pm
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Leo's Five “Lonesome, with Albert King”
from Leo's Five - Direct From The Blue Note Club, East St Louis (Ace 1960) L
Leo's Five “Ol' man river, part 2”
from Leo's Five - Direct From The Blue Note Club, East St Louis (Ace 2008) L
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five “Ain't nobody's business but my own, with Ella Fitzgerald”
from Louis Jordan And His Tympany Five Disc E: 1949 - 1950 (JSP Records) —Two great Americans, Louis and Ella!
John Lee Hooker “Boogie Chillen'”
from John Lee Hooker - The Ultimate Collection 1948 - 1990 (Rhino Records) —Recorded in 1948, with a hypnotic groove to it, this has been repeatedly reworked by many blues musicians over the years, such as by both of the following.......
Aaron Griffin and Mojo Rising “Stranded In St. Louis”
from Mojo Rising (self-released 2012) N L —Aaron Griffin is 17 years old, and this CD is his debut release. This is a long cut, a minor key blues composed by Junior Parker. Guitar players who are twice Aaron's age would have trouble pulling this off as well as Aaron did it.
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