Chicken Shack Alley (Music)
Sun Feb 6th 2011 6.00pm–8.00pm
Time zone: central
The Earthworms “Fishtail” from Mo Betta': St. Louis R&B 1956 - 1966 (Sequel Records rhino.com) L —Hound Dog Brown in filling in for Bruce B. on this Superbowl Sunday edition of Chicken Shack Alley. All cuts I'm playing are instumentals. "The Earthworms" are actually St. Louis' own Oliver Sain and Little Milton Campbell ! ; - )Buy it!
Rich McDonough Band “A minor thing” from Rich McDonough Band (MCDONOUGH REC) —This cut, written by Rich McDonough, showcases his stellar guitar playing. Catch Rich with the Rough Grooves Band here in St. Louis.Buy it!
Johnnie Johnson “Slidin' serenade” from Rockin' Eighty-Eights (Modern Blues Recordings 1991) L —Tom Maloney's guitar is the one doing all the "slidin'" on this cut. See Tom playing around town with the Soulard Blues Band.Buy it!
Roomful of Blues “Straight Jaquette” from Standing Room Only (Alligator 2005) —This song, written by Roomful of Blues saxman Rich Lataille, is a nicely done tribute piece to Illinois Jacquet's sax style (though Rich misspelled his name in the title! ; - )Buy it!
SOULARD BLUES BAND “West end blues” from Live At The Great Grizzly Bear (King Solomon Records 1998) L —Our St. Louis homeboys, with Brian Casserly tearin' it up on trumpet on this old King Oliver classic.Buy it!