Blues in the Night (Music)
Fri Feb 8th 2013 4.00pm–7.00pm
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Harmonica Slim & Hosea Leavy “Cold Tacos and Warm Beer” (Fedora 2000)Buy it!
Elmo Williams & Hezekiah Early “Natchez Fire” from Takes One to Know One (Fat Possum Records 1997)Buy it!
Magic Slim & the Teardrops “Freddie's Blues” from Hound Dog Taylor: A Tribute (Alligator 1997) —Let's have some fun!Buy it!
Heritage Blues Orchestra “Don't Ever Let Nobody Drag Your Spirit Down” from And Still I Rise (Raisin Music 2012)Buy it!
Calvin Owens and His Blues Orchestra “Sitting Here” from Stop Lying In My Face (Sawdust Alley Records 2000) —song features Gloria Edwards on vocals and Johnny Copeland on lead guitarBuy it!
Carol Fran And Clarence Hollimon “Keep Your Hands On Your Heart” from See There (Black Top 1994)Buy it!
Slim Harpo “Live Medley” from Hip Shakin' The Excello Collection (Excello-AVI 1994) —Moody Blues-I Got Love If You Want It-You Know I Love You; recorded with home equipment in 1961, Natl Guard Armory in Mobile, AlabamaBuy it!
Rondo's Blues Deluxe “Blues Train” from Shack Pappy's (Blueberry Hill 1990) LBuy it!
SOULARD BLUES BAND “She's Crazy” from Trickle Down Blues (King Solomon Records 2003) —primary line-up at the time was Dwyer, Wilson, Kamoske, Mondin, WolfBuy it!
Big George Brock “Little Baby” from Club Caravan (Cat Head Delta Blues & Folk Art, Inc. 2005) LBuy it!
Sarah And The Tall Boys “Friday Night Man” from Shiny and New (Sarah and the Tall Boys 2008) —this one goes out to Artie (who is THE Friday Night Man) and to Gentleman Jeff Corbin, of The Back Country. See ya on down the road, guys!Buy it!
Guy Forsyth Band “105” from Live at KDHX, 20January2008 (KDHX 2008) —it's hard to believe this was recorded 5 years ago!Buy it!
Scott Kay And The Continentals “Day Job” from Scott Kay and the Continentals (self-release 2006) L —this one goes out to all the working musicians that still have to keep a day job to make ends meet. Thank you for what you do!Buy it!
Johnny Winter “Miss Ann” from Second Winter (Columbia 1990) —originally released in 1969 - Johnny, Edgar, Uncle John Turner and Tommy ShannonBuy it!
John Mooney “2 Get 2 Heaven” from Big Ol' Fiya (LML Records 2006) —John's most recent studio release....it's been awhile....Buy it!
Johnny Nicholas “That's the Price” from Future Blues (The Peoples Label 2011) —one of THE FINEST blues releases of 2011, but not well distributed.Buy it!
Lee Allen “Chuggin'” from Walkin' With Mr. Lee (Collectable Records Corp. 1994)Buy it!
The Hudson River Rats “Shame, Shame, Shame” from First Take (3B's Music & Records 1994) —featuring Bernard Purdie and Rob PaparozziBuy it!
Ron Levy's Wild Kingdom “Everybody's Got to Cry Sometime” from Safari to New Orleans (Black top records 1988)Buy it!
Buckshot LeFonque “Some Cow Funk (More Tea, Vicar?)” from Buckshot LeFonque (Sony 1994) —I remember when Artie turned me on to this tune, years and years ago. Thanks, man!Buy it!
Horace Silver “You Gotta Shake That Thing” from A Prescription for the Blues (GRP Records 1997)Buy it!
Ramsey Lewis “Serene Funk” from Funky Serenity/Salongo (R2 Records 2012) —2 original LPs released as a 2 disc CD setBuy it!
Howlin' Wolf “Speak Now Woman (Alternate Take)” from The Back Door Wolf (MCA Records 1995) —originally released in 1973Buy it!
Eddie C. Campbell “I Don't Understand This Woman” from Spider Eating Preacher (Delmark 2012) —send thoughts and prayers out to Eddie, as he recently had a stroke and heart attack while touring in Germany. He's now on the mend.Buy it!
A.C. Reed “Miami Strut” from I'm in the Wrong Business! (Alligator Records 1987)Buy it!
The Vaughan Brothers “Hard To Be” from Family Style (CBS Records 1990)Buy it!
Uncle Albert “Workin'” (Tripped Inc & Dogshew Productions 1996) L —a fine, if now mostly defunct, St. Louis band featuring Tim Albert and Lisa CampbellBuy it!
The Nighthawks “Before You 'Cuse Me” from Jacks & Kings Full House (Adelphi 1979) —Adelphi 4125, featuring Pinetop Perkins, Guitar Jr Johnson, Calvin Jones, Bob Margolin and David MaxwellBuy it!
Roosevelt Sykes “Driving Wheel” from Rock It The Postwar Years Volume 1 1946-1954 (Wolf Records 1998) —this song was originally recorded for Regal in 1949Buy it!
Julian Fauth “Angelique” from Everybody Ought to Treat a Stranger Right (Electro-Fi Records 2012) N —a hidden gem of a musician, endorsed by St. Louis' own Henry Townsend!Buy it!
Bobby Dean Blackburn “24 Hours of the Day” from Electro-Fi Records Presents Blues Piano-Rama (Electro-fi 2010) —a medley comprised of Back To The Chicken Shack and 24 Hours A Day. This one goes out to my good buddy Rich Barta over at Chicken Shack Alley!Buy it!
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