Chicken Shack Alley (Music)
Sun Jun 30th 2013 6.00pm–8.00pm
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
L.C. Williams “You Can't Take It With You”
from Texas Blues - Bill Quinns' Gold Star Recordings (Arhoolie 1992) —the song is actually about "CAN" take it with you...it's mistitled! L.C. said his initial stood for "Love Crazy", but he died from consumption at 36 years old (too much cheap wine and T.B.)
Zuzu Bollin “Headlight Blues”
from Boogie Uproar Texas Blues And R&B 1947-1954 Box Set (JSP 2006) —recorded in 1951, with Fathead Newman on Tenor Sax. Box Set included early work from Zuzu, Gatemouth Brown, Nelson Carson, Goree Carter and more!
Dyke and the Blazers “YOU ARE MY SUNSHINE”
from The Very Best Of Dyke And The Blazers Funky Broadway (Collectables 1999) —Arlester "Dyke" Christian, late '60s blaze of fame out of Phoenix (ironic, right), killed at age 28 outside a Phoenix tavern.
Charles Wright and the Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band “Oh Happy Gabe (Summertime Blues)”
from In The Jungle Babe/Express Yourself (Warner Brothers 2010) —originally released on the "In The Jungle Babe" LP in 1969.
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