Chicken Shack Alley (Music)
With Rich Barta
Sun Jan 29th 2012 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
Richard Berry “Trackin' Machine” from The Best of Rhythm & Blues Willie And The Hand Jive (Laserlight) —Richard was the great baritone that appeared on Etta's ROLL WITH ME HENRY as well as early Robins hits. Produced by Johnny Otis, Johnny also played drums on this cut. We were saddened at Johnny's passing also this month.Buy it!
Amos Milburn “Evening Shadows Coming Down” from Johnny Otis Presents The Best Rhythm & Blues Willie And The Hand Jive (Laserlight 1998)Buy it!
Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson “Cherry Red” from Johnny Otis Presents The Best Rhythm & Blues Barrel House Blues (Laserlight 1998)Buy it!
Johnny Otis “Barrel House Blues” from Johnny Otis Presents The Best Rhythm & Blues Barrel House Boogie (Laserlight 1998)Buy it!
Lil' Ed And The Blues Imperials “Young Thing” from The New Bluebloods - The Next Generation of Chicago Blues (Alligator Records www.alligator.com 1987) —Blues Imperials' 1st recording date, which expanded into the "live" recording of his entire 1st album.Buy it!
Bar Room Troubadours “You Ain'T Too Old” from Live At Hammerstone's (artist recording) N L —freshly recorded but unreleased, soon to be available, thank you to Paul Bonn for permission to play these tracks.Buy it!
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