Paul Pigat “Storm Song” from Boxcar Campfire (Little Pig Records 2009) —Canadian Pigat is not all he seems. Cousin Harley is the rocking hillbilly persona of Paul PigatBuy it!
Smokey Wilson “Son of a...Blues Player” from The Real Deal (Bullseye Blues www.rounder.com 1995) —Smokey was a mainstay of the L.A. blues scene, as well as an inspiration and role model for many later day players - to include William Clarke.Buy it!
John Dee Holeman and Tad Walters “Sugar Mama” from Blues Under The Bottle Tree A Benefit For Floyd Council (Tadfrog Records 2011) —a very nice project for a very good cause, featuring Tad Walters, Boo Hanks, Bullfrog Willard McGhee and John D. HolemanBuy it!
Biller & Wakefield “Them There Shoes” from The Hot Guitars of Biller & Wakefield (Hightone 1999) —"...with the cool piano of Carl Sonny Leyland!" A real nice batch of Western Swing inspired tunes from some mighty fine players."Buy it!
Raul Malo featuring Randle Currie “Night LIfe” from The Big E: A Salute To Steel Guitarist Buddy Emmons (Warner Music Nashville 2013) —this was one of the finest Country-flavored CDs released in 2013, and it made the top 10 list of many a KDHX programmer - country and otherwise!Buy it!
Joel Paterson “Northern Gentleman” from Handful of Strings (Ventrella 2013) —this Paterson fella is dangerous, as he plays in several bands of several genres, including blues and rockabilly.Buy it!
Doug Macleod “My Inlaws Are Outlaws” from There's a Time (Reference Recordings 2013) —Doug is a special artist, and the teller of many a fine tale.Buy it!
Taj Mahal “Down Home Girl” from Dancing The Blues (Private Music 1993) —what can you say...it's Taj Mahal!Buy it!
Smokin' Joe Kubek & Bnois King “Keep Her Around” from Close to the Bone (DELTA GROOVE PRODUCTIONS 2012) —this album is a lower-key affair, recorded along - gulp - unplugged lines. Both Bob Corritore and Randy Chortkoff are playing harmonica on this song.Buy it!
Miss Lavelle White “Don't Let My Baby Ride” from It Haven't Been Easy (Discovery 1996) —the 1st lady of Austin soul & blues!Buy it!
John Nemeth “Three Times A Fool” from Memphis Grease (Blue Corn Music 2014) N —brand new music from John, recorded with The Bo-Keys down in Memphis. The album will be officially released for purchase on March 25th.Buy it!
Muddy Waters “You Don't Have To Go” from Live At Mr. Kelly's (MCA 1992) —originally released in 1971, and one of the few recordings of Muddy's band to feature Paul Oscher during his time with the band.Buy it!
Chicken Shack featuring Luther Snake Johnson “Snake” from Chicken Shack featuring Luther Snake Johnson With The Muddy Waters Blues Band (Muse 1974) —Now here's Luther "Snake" Johnson. So many Luther's!Buy it!
Big Jeff Chapman “Everything Will Be Alright” from Big Jeff's Blues Vol 1 (self-released 2009) —Jeff is a St. Louis area musician (and an East Side guy!), as is one of my favorite local singers. Good stuff!Buy it!
The Claudettes “Big Sucker Punch” from Live At KDHX 09March2014 (KDHX www.kdhx.org 2014) N —Brand new recordings the band was kind enough to lay down at the LJW studios, and I was lucky enough to host the session. I wish you could have been there - talk about some skilled players and great folks!Buy it!
The Claudettes “Deep Soul for High Society” from Live At KDHX 09March2014 (KDHX www.kdhx.org 2014) N Buy it!
The Claudettes “Big Easy Women” from Live At KDHX 09March2014 (KDHX www.kdhx.org 2014) N —a brand new tune from the band, not found on The Claudettes' debut CD, "Infernal Piano Plot...Hatched!"Buy it!
The Claudettes “Southbound Stroll” from Live At KDHX 09March2014 (KDHX www.kdhx.org 2014) N —the 2nd new tune The Claudettes graced KDHX with. Thanks, Claudettes!Buy it!
The Claudettes “Infernal Piano Plot Hatched” from Live At KDHX 09March2014 (KDHX www.kdhx.org 2014) N —the title song of The Claudettes new album, released in Oct 2013.Buy it!
John Nemeth “My Baby's Gone” from Memphis Grease (Blue Corn Music 2014) N —another new tune from Nemeth's upcoming album. I'll be playing more from this during membership drive, as this thing is HOT and hot tracks tend to encourage donations!Buy it!
Nat Eckbert With The Bill Parker Band “Ain't Giving Up Nothing” from var: The Goldband Blues Collection, Part 3 (Collectables 1994) —now this is earthy - including the gawd awful stereo separation. Hahahah Still, what a great cut!Buy it!
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