Blues in the Night (Music)
Fri Aug 5th 2011 4.00pm–7.00pm
Time zone: central
Morry Sochat & The Special 20s “Mean & Evil Ways” from Swingin' Shufflin' Smokin' (Special 20 Publishing 2010) N —I had the pleasure of seeing Morry and the 20s last weekend. Their repetoire includes some righteous, old-school Chicago blues.Buy it!
Gabriel “Gabriel, blow your horn, part 2” from Gabriel: The Flock-Rocker (Crown Prince of the Blues) (Norman 2010) —Gabriel will be doing his annual birthday show this Sunday on KDHX, midnight to 3 am Monday morning.Buy it!
Boo Boo Davis “Dirty Dog” from Name Of The Game (Black & Tan 2008) —James 'Boo Boo' Davis is back home for a bit, and will perform Saturday Aug 6 at BB's Jazz, Blues and Soups, right here in St. Louis. He will be backed up on guitar by the following three...Dave Herrero, Big Mike Aguirre, and Matt Hill.Buy it!
The Charles Walker Blues Band “What's The Matter” from Keep Takin (Ehlona Records, Inc 2005) —The Charles Walker Blues Band will perform at BB's on Sunday Aug 7. Charles Walker plays tenor sax, and the vocalist is Miss Shanna Jackson. They have been stopping in town a couple times a year, and put on a damned fine show!Buy it!
Johnny Winter “Bad luck and trouble” from The Progressive Blues Experiment (Friday Music Records 1969) —Johnny does the vocal, and plays the National guitar, mandolin, and harmonica on this cut. This album was originally released in 1969, just before Johnny released his first Capitol album which made him a household name around the world.Buy it!