Blues in the Night (Music)
Fri Aug 24th 2012 4.00pm–7.00pm
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Time zone: central
Jimmy Rogers “Rock This House”
from Chess Blues Guitar / Two Decades Of Killer Fretwork, 1949-1969 (MCA Chess) —Hound Dog Brown is filling in for the mighty Art Dwyer today on Blues In The Night. Thanks, Art, fer inviting me! Big thanks to Lynn Barlar for helping me give away a pile of tickets! ; - )
Jumpin' Joe Williams with Red Saunders & His Orchestra “Hey! Bartender, give that man a drink”
from The Okeh Rhythm & Blues Story 1949 - 1957 (Sony Music Entertainment)
Washboard Sam “Maybe you love me”
from Complete Recorded Works In Chronological Order Vol 7 (31 July 1942 to 27 October 1949) (Document Records 1993)
Levon Helm “A Train Robbery”
from Dirt Farmer (Vanguard Records vanguardrecords.com 2007) —Levon Helm died earlier this year. This is a story song of the Blue Cut robbery by the James Gang on Sept 7 1881. It's a fine bone-chilling rendition of wonderfully blood-curdling lyrics written by Paul Kennerley.
Gabriel “Gabriel, blow your horn, part 2”
from Gabriel: The Flock-Rocker (Crown Prince of the Blues) (Stackhouse Recording Co 2010) L
Dorothy Love Coates and The Original Gospel Harmonettes “(You can't hurry God) He's right on time”
from The Best of Dorothy Love Coates and The Original Gospel Harmonettes (Specialty Records/Fantasy Inc. 1991) —Scorchin', tongues-of-fire Holy Blues from the golden age of Gospel.
Johnny Winter “Broke Down Engine”
from Progressive Blues Experiment (Remastered) (Capitol Records/EMI 2005) —A cut Johnny recorded in 1967 featuring the National resonator guitar, originally released in 1969. Johnny will appear at the Wildey Theatre in Edwardsville IL on Wed Sept 12. See their website for details.
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