Blues in the Night (Music)
Fri Jul 13th 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!Buy it!
The Bo-Keys “Coming Home Baby” from The Royal Sessions (Yellow Dog Records 2004) —Fine Memphis soul, in the tradition of Stax artists The Mar-Keys and Booker T & the MGs, is being carried forward by The Bo-Keys.Buy it!
Leo's Five “Ol' man river, part 2” from Direct From The Blue Note Club, East St Louis (Ace 2008) LBuy it!
Howlin' Wolf “I Ain't Superstitious” from Willie Dixon: The Chess Box (Chess 1988) —It's Friday the 13th.........you ain't superstitious, are you?Buy it!
Whispering Smith “On the dark road crying” from Louisiana Blues (Arhoolie Productions www.arhoolie.com)Buy it!
Washboard Sam “Love Me Or Let Me Be” from Washboard Sam Vol. 7 1942-1949 (Document Records 1993)Buy it!
Jimmy "Duck" Holmes “Whiskey and women” from Back to Bentonia 5th Anniversary Deluxe Edition (Broke & Hungry Records www.brokeandhungryrecords.com 2006) —I had the pleasure of seeing Jimmy Holmes at the Bluesweek Festival in downtown St. Louis this May, and bought this CD from him there. He's the proprietor of Bentonia, Mississippi's last old-school juke joint, the Blue Front Cafe.Buy it!
L.C. "Good Rockin'" Robinson “Something mighty sweet about the Lord” from Mojo In My Hand (Arhoolie Productions www.arhoolie.com) —Definitely the Holy Blues!Buy it!
Gabriel “I'm Gabriel” from Gabriel: The Flock-Rocker (Crown Prince of the Blues) (Stackhouse Recording Co. & Drop Top Music 2010) —Tune in to 88-1 KDHX every Sunday at midnight to 3 am Monday morning to hear The MAN!Buy it!
James Armstrong “Everything good to ya (ain't always good for ya)” from Blues At The Border (Catfood Records 2011) N —James Armstrong is a highly acclaimed modern blues guitarist, vocalist and songwriter from California with an impressive resume, who is appearing at BB's in St. Louis on Saturday July 14 at 10 pm.Buy it!
James Armstrong “Somebody Got To Pay” from Blues At The Border (Catfood Records 2011) N Buy it!
Cee Cee James “Blood red blues” from Blood Red Blues (FWG Records 2012) N —A new release from St. Louis area resident Cee Cee James, tearin' it up on vocal.Buy it!
Whistling Alex Moore “Miss No-Good Weed” from From North Dallas to the East Side (Arhoolie Records 1994) —A barrelhouse piano master from Dallas TX.Buy it!
Hadda Brooks “Hip Shakin' Boogie” from Swingin' the Boogie, Vol. 2 (Ace Records 2003) —An eight-to-the-bar boogie woogie master, who, incidentally, was drop dead gorgeous! ; - )Buy it!
The Angelics “Jesus Christ Was Born” from Gospel Stars At Christmas (Liquid 8 Records/BMG) —Gabriel plays an annual mid-year Christmas show, and I think The Man has a good point: why save your good Christmas music until December? So, here are two Holy Christmas Blues....Buy it!
Shirley Caesar “Oh What a Wonderful Child” from Gospel Stars At Christmas (Liquid 8 Records/BMG)Buy it!
Albert King “I Walked All Night Long” from Let's Have A Natural Ball (Modern Blues Recordings 1990) L —Three in a row, from the Three Kings of the Blues....Buy it!
Freddie King “Play It Cool” from Freddie King Is a Blues Master (Cotillion/Atlantic 1992)Buy it!
B. B. King “Let's Do the Boogie” from Do The Boogie! B. B. King's Early 50s Classics (Flair/Virgin Records America, Inc.)Buy it!
Stacy Johnson “Consider Yourself” from Slow 'n' Moody Black & Bluesy (Pointblank Classic Records.) L —I Interviewed Stacy on air re: his benefit event at BB's in St. Louis this Sunday July 15, 3 to 6 pm. Stacy recorded "Consider yourself" with Ike Turner's band circa 1965 at age 18.Buy it!
Johnnie Johnson “Talkin' woman (Stacy Johnson vocal)” from Blue Hand Johnnie (evidence music) —Stacy recorded this song on Johnnie Johnson's first album release under Sir Johnnie's own name. Sunday's benefit will include Soulard Blues Band, Ground Floor Band, and Roland Johnson.Buy it!
R. L. Burnside “Miss Maybelle” from Burnside On Burnside (Fat Possum Records) R —Burnside, live!Buy it!
Roy Gaines and his Orchestra “Send For Me” from Tuxedo Blues (Black Gold Records)Buy it!
Oliver Sain & his Orchestra “Hucklebuck twist” from St. Louis Blues Revue - The Classic Bobbin Sessions (Ace Records) LBuy it!
Chuck Berry “Almost Grown” from The Chess Box (MCA Chess 1990) —Since this is summertime, we're in St. Louis, and it's Friday afternoon, here's a set of rockers.....Buy it!
The Rolling Stones “Jumpin' Jack Flash (Live)” from Get Yer Ya-Ya's Out! (Remastered) (ABKCO (US) 2009) —The Stones' "Ya-Ya's" album consists of recordings from 1969 at Madison Square Garden. On this tour, the Stones' shows were opened by Ike & Tina Turner and B. B. King...wow!Buy it!
The Rolling Stones “Carol (Live)” from Get Yer Ya-Ya's Out! (Remastered) (ABKCO (US) 2009) —The "Ya-Ya's" album is ragged and raw, just like the Stones should be. Here they tear it up on a Chuck Berry classic.Buy it!
Ike And Tina Turner “What you see” from Ike & Tina Turner's Greatest Hits Volume 1 (Saja Records) L —Due to the audience sounds, this cut sounds as if it is a live recording.Buy it!
Stacy Mitchhart Band “Intro” from Live From B. B. King's (Dr. Sam Records) —Stacy Mitchhart Band will appear at BB's in St. Louis on Friday, July 20 10 pm. They are from Memphis, and do excellent, tight southern soul and blues. Good horns and keyboards.Buy it!
Stacy Mitchhart Band “King bee” from Live From B. B. King's (Dr. Sam Records)Buy it!
Little Milton with Oliver Sain Orchestra “Dead love” from St. Louis Blues Revue - The Classic Bobbin Sessions (Ace Records) LBuy it!
Walter Westbrook & His Phantom Five “Midnight Jump” from St. Louis Blues Revue - The Classic Bobbin Sessions (Ace Records) LBuy it!
Sauce Boss “Killer Tone” from Live at the Green Parrot (Burning Disk 2012) N Buy it!
John Nemeth “Ain't too old” from Blues Live (Artist 2012) N Buy it!
Johnny Winter “It's my own fault (live)” from The Best of Johnny Winter (Columbia Legacy 2001) —Johnny Winter and Rick Derringer doing a sizzling blues guitar duet on tour in 1970/1971.Buy it!
Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown “We're Outta Here” from Alligator Records 25th Anniversary Collection (Alligator Records)Buy it!
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