Blues in the Night (Music)
Fri May 11th 2012 4.00pm–7.00pm
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Muddy Waters “Got My Mojo Working” from After Hours - Live at Lincoln Center (Magnum Music Group. 1998) —Hound Dog Brown is filling in for the mighty Art Dwyer today. Thanks, Art, for inviting me! For all info re: Bluesweek in St. Louis and festival schedule, go to stlbluesweek.comBuy it!
The Temptations “Papa was a rolling stone” from unknown (Unknown)Buy it!
Leo's Five “Ol' man river, part 2” from Direct From The Blue Note Club, East St Louis (Ace 2008) LBuy it!
The Bo-Keys “Hi Roller” from Got To Get Back! (Electraphonic 2011)Buy it!
Jimmie Vaughn and the Tilt-A-Whirl Band “Six Strings Down” from Big Blues Extravaganza! The Best Of Austin City Limits (Columbia Legacy) —I note with sadness the passing this week of Arkansas bluesman Michael Burks. This song and the next are in his memory. "Heaven done called another blues stringer back home."Buy it!
Michael Burks “Snake Eggs” from I Smell Smoke (Alligator 2003)Buy it!
Soulard Blues Band. “King Bee” from Live At The Great Grizzly Bear (King Solomon Records) L —The Soulard Blues Band will appear at St. Louis' Bluesweek Festival Sun May 27 5:30 pm.Buy it!
Larry Garner “Go to Baton Rouge” from Baton Rouge (evidence music 1995)Buy it!
Stevie Ray Vaughn “Look at little sister” from Couldn't Stand the Weather (Epic Legacy www.epicrecords.com) R Buy it!
Kelly Hunt “Talk to me” from Kelly Hunt (88 Records) —Will appear in St. Louis at Bluesweek Festival 5:30 pm Sunday May 27.Buy it!
Shemekia Copeland “Wild, Wild Woman” from Wicked (Alligator Records 2000) —Will appear in St. Louis at Bluesweek Festival Friday May 25 at 9:30 pm.Buy it!
Sister Wynona Carr “The Ball Game” from Greatest Gospel Gems (Specialty Records) —The St. Louis Cardinals are starting five home games in a row tonight.Buy it!
Chuck Berry “Promised land.” from The Chess Box (Chess 1988)Buy it!
David Dee “I'm a working blues man” from unknown (Unknown) LBuy it!
ZZ Hill “Down Home Blues” from Greatest Hits (MALACO 1981)Buy it!
James "Super Chikan" Johnson “Down In The Delta” from Rooster Blues Records 1980 - 2000 (Rooster Blues Records) —Appearing at St. Louis' Bluesweek Festival Sunday May 27 at 7:30 pm.Buy it!
Matt Hill “Time is up” from On The Floor (Deep Fryed Records/VIZZTONE 2010) —Appearing at St. Louis' Bluesweek Festival Sat May 26 11:30 am.Buy it!
Bobby Rush “Bowlegged Woman, Knock-Kneed Man” from Super Soul Blues Vol. 1 (Paula Records) —Appearing at St. Louis' Bluesweek Festival Sat May 26 9:30 pm.Buy it!
Nick Moss & The Flip Tops “She brought life back to the dead” from Count Your Blessings (Blue Bella Records 2003) —Nick Moss will appear at Blueweek Festival Sat May 26 12 noon.Buy it!
Stacy Mitchhart Band “Angel of mercy” from Live From B. B. King's (Dr. Sam Records) —Appearing at BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups in St. Louis, tonight.Buy it!
Victor Wainwright & The Wildroots “Big dog's runnin' this town” from Lit Up! (WildRoots Records 2011) —Will appear at BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups in St. Louis on Friday May 18.Buy it!
The Soul Stirrers “By and by, parts 1 & 2” from Shine On Me - The Soul Stirrers Featuring R. H. Harris (Specialty Records) —Recorded Feb 24, 1950, with R. H. Harris and Paul Foster alternating on lead vocal.Buy it!
Annie Raines and Paul Rishell “Got to Fly (Live)” from A Night In Woodstock (Live) (Mojo Rodero Records) —As part of Bluesweek, Annie Raines will do (with Sandy Weltman) a harmonica workshop Wed May 23 at Blues City Deli 6:30 to 8:30 pm. She'll also appear at BB's Thurs May 24 9 pm.Buy it!
Rum Drum Ramblers “We'll See” from Hey Lordy Mama Mama Get Up and Go (Big Muddy Records 2008) L —The Rum Drum Ramblers will appear at St. Louis' Bluesweek festival Sat May 26 1:30 pm.Buy it!
Ground Floor Band “Buckethead” from Nothin's Black or White (self-release) L —The Ground Floor Band will appear at St. Louis' Bluesweek Festival 12 noon on Sunday May 27.Buy it!
Jeremiah Johnson Band with the Sliders “Fire In The Kitchen” from Brand Spank'n Blue (self 2011) L —Jeremiah Johnson Band & the Sliders will appear at St. Louis' Bluesweek Festival Sat May 26 at 5:30 pm.Buy it!
Jaime Brockett “Legend of the USS Titanic” from Remember The Wind and The Rain (Legend 1968) —Recorded in 1968, and was played on progressive rock stations in the '70s and '80s. It's a mashup of Lead Belly's "The Titanic" with obvious influence from "Bob Dylan's 115th dream" ; - )Buy it!
Albert King “Blues At Sunrise” from Let's Have A Natural Ball (Modern Blues Recordings 1990) L —Recorded in St. Louis before he became known widely around the world.Buy it!
Fontella Bass with Oliver Sain Orchestra “I don't hurt anymore” from St. Louis Blues Revue - The Classic Bobbin Sessions (Ace Records 1996) LBuy it!
Little Milton with Oliver Sain Orchestra “I Found Me A New Love” from St. Louis Blues Revue - The Classic Bobbin Sessions (Ace Records) LBuy it!
Ike & Tina Turner “Goodbye, So Long” from unknown (Unknown) LBuy it!
Arthur Williams. “Poison Ivy” from Ain't Goin' Down (Fedora Records 2000) L —Arthur Williams and Boo Boo Davis (both on harps and vocals) will appear on stage with Chainsaw Dupont on guitar at Bluesweek Festival Sun May 27 9:30 pm.Buy it!
James "Boo Boo" Davis “Hot Foot” from Name Of The Game (Black & Tan Records)Buy it!
Chainsaw Dupont. “King of My Heart (Live)” from The Real Guitar Hero (Live) (Chicago Blues Records 2010)Buy it!
Like everything else, times are approximate.
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