Chicken Shack Alley (Music)
Sun Jan 16th 2011 6.00pm–8.00pm
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Time zone: central
Amos Milburn “Chicken Shack Boogie”
from The Best Of Amos Milburn (EMI-Capitol Records 1994) —Hound Dog Brown is filling in tonight for Tony C., who was to be filling in for Rich Barta, as Tony wanted to attend the funeral of long-time bluegrass and country DJ Gene Roberts. My condolences to Gene's family and close friends, who are many.
Ben Branch and the Operation Breadbasket Orchestra “Battle Hymn of the Republic”
from The Last Request (Chess 1968) —Ben Branch was an accomplished jazz saxophonist, band leader, and businessman, who spoke with Dr. King just moments before the assassination. Dr. King had requested of Ben Branch that at a rally later that day, he play "Precious Lord, take my hand".
The Temptations “Barbara”
from 25 Original Vocal Groups Sing About The Great Ladies Of Doo Wop (Collectables Records) —Since Rich Barta's mix has traditioanlly included doo wop, here are two selections of the same.
Bill "Sauce Boss" Wharton “Cypress Grove Blues”
from Florida Blues (Burning Disk Records) —Bill "Sauce Boss" Wharton puts on a unique live show. He is a talented blues guitarist and vocalist, who, during his shows, cooks up a huge pot of gumbo on stage, adding ingredients and stirring the pot as the show progresses.....
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