Chicken Shack Alley (Music)
Sun May 19th 2013 6.00pm–8.00pm
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Time zone: central
Lil' Ed & The Blues Imperials “Four Leaf Clover” from Heads Up (Alligator 2002)Buy it!
Big Mike Aguirre and the Blu-City All-Stars “Up On The Hill” from Live at BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups (self-release 2010) L —Blu-City All-Stars take on an Earl King tune; cd features Big Mike, Frank Bauer, Preston Hubbard, Rich McDonough and Joe MeyerBuy it!
Scottie Miller & The Re-Uptake Inhibitors “Sweet Babe” from Elixir for the Soul (Scottie Miller & The Re-Uptake Inhibitors 2007) —in addition to his own band and solo work, Scottie has been the organ player in Ruthie Foster's band!Buy it!
Mavis Staples “Eyes On The Prize (edited)” from Live Hope at the Hideout (Anti 2008) —Mavis' band of the last few years has featured blues guys - Rick Holmstrom, Stephen Hodges and Jeff Turmes.Buy it!
The Jeremiah Johnson Band with The Sliders “Lonely Guitar Man” from 9th & Russell (self released 2011) L —you better catch Jeremiah locally while you can…I think he's fixin' to bust out on a national level !Buy it!
Kim Massie & The Solomon Douglas Swingtet “Evil Gal Blues” from Soul Serenade (Caffeine Spider Records 2012) L —the BluesWeek show gives folk a chance to see Kim and her outstanding local band at an earlier time than is usually possible.Buy it!
Rod Piazza and The Mighty Flyers “California Blues” from Blues In the Dark (Black Top 1991) —The Mighty Flyers take on a George "Harmonica" Smith tune, here.Buy it!
ROUGH GROOVES “Hey Man” from BLUE EARTH (Artist 2009) L —McDonough, McSpadden, Foehner and Pastor.Buy it!
Leroy Jody Pierson “Rollin' and Tumblin'” from Rusty Nail (Nighhawk Records 1988) LBuy it!
The Mannish Boys “Elevate Me Mama featuring Mud Morganfield” from Double Dynamite (DELTA GROOVE PRODUCTIONS 2012) —The Mannish Boys just won the BMA for best traditional recording.Buy it!
St. Louis Kings Of Rhythm “Good Thing” from The St. Louis Kings of Rhythm (Timeless Records 1989) L —This cut features the vocals of Robbie Montgomery and Stacy Johnson.Buy it!
Southern Hospitality “Certified Lover (edited)” from Easy Livin' (BLIND PIG RECORDS blindpigrecords.com 2013) N —the band features Victor Wainwright, JP Soars and Damon Fowler. Wainwright just won the BMA for piano player of the year.Buy it!
Maria Muldaur “Blues So Bad” from Meet Me Where They Play the Blues (Telarc Records 1999) —tune written by Levon Helm/Henry GloverBuy it!
Tom Jones “Dimming Of The Day” from Spirit In the Room (Rounder 2013) N —brand new music from Tom Jones, this cut is a cover of a Richard Thompson tune. This one's for Eastside' Mama, Happy Mother's Day and Happy Birthday!Buy it!
Juke Boy Bonner “Life Gave Me A Dirty Deal” (Arhoolie 1992) —Weldon Bonner died in Houston in 1978.Buy it!
Tomcat Courtney “Recession Blues” from Foot Stompin' (Truax Records 2012)Buy it!
Junior Wells “Prison Bars All Around Me” from Calling All Blues The Chief, Profile & USA Recordings 1957-1963 (Fuel 2000 2000)Buy it!
Roomful of Blues “Stickin' With You” from Let's Have A Party (Roomtone Records 2004) —Duke Robillard-era Roomful…the LP was originally released in 1979.Buy it!
Grant Dermody “It's My Soul” from Lay Down My Burden (Artist 2010) —with Rich DelGrosso on mandolin... the tune was written by Steve Gomes and Ronnie Earl (Horvath).Buy it!
Big Daddy G “You're Cute” from Topless (Reggies Records 2000) —a great Canadian band, while they lasted…leader Big Daddy G (Dave Glover) was killed in an auto accident in 2009.Buy it!
Gary Primich “Pray for a Cloudy Day” from Ridin' the Darkhorse (Electro-Fi Records 2006) —Primich's last studio album prior to his death in 2007 at the age of 49.Buy it!
Eric Bibb “Shavin' Talk” from Troubadour Live (feat. Staffan Astner) (Telarc 2011)Buy it!
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