Gabriel's Tin Pan Alley (Music)
Mon May 7th 2012 12.00am–3.00am
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy conducting “1812 Overture (Finale)” from 1812 Overture (Columbia) —Hound Dog Brown is filling in for the Boss Man, GABRIEL, tonight.Buy it!
Jimmie Vaughn and the Tilt-A-Whirl Band “Six Strings Down” from Big Blues Extravaganza! The Best Of Austin City Limits (Columbia Legacy) —Sad news this evening - Michael Burks passed away from a heart attack. This song and the next are in tribute.Buy it!
Brother Joe May “Search Me Lord” from Jubilation! Great Gospel Performances, Vol. 1: Black Gospel (Rhino Records)Buy it!
Tex Williams & His Western Caravan “I Got Texas In My Soul” from Doughboys, Playboys And Cowboys - The Golden Years of Western Swing (Proper Records)Buy it!
Gabriel “Don't Stay Out All Night” from Gabriel: The Flockrocker (Crown Prince Of The Blues) (Stackhouse Recording & Drop Top Music) L —THE MAN! tearin' it up on trumpet and vocal!Buy it!
David Rose & His Orchestra “The Stripper” from Tease: The Best Of Burlesque (Unknown) —Burlesque girls (!) will peform this Thursday at Midwest Mayhem! This was a number one hit record in 1962.Buy it!
The Original Gospel Harmonettes “(You Can't Hurry God) He's Right On Time” from Jubilation! Great Gospel Performances Vol. Two: More Black Gospel (Rhino Records) —Dorothy Love Coates sings lead vocal on this tongues-of-fire Holy Blues scorcher.Buy it!
ARTHUR WILLIAMS “Go On Little Girl” from Ain't Goin' Down (Fedora Records 2000) L —Arthur Williams, Boo Boo Davis, and Big George Brock will all appear on stage at the Bluesweek Festival in downtown St. Louis over this Memorial Day weekend. They're among the last of the old-school Mississippi blues men.Buy it!
Carolina Chocolate Drops “Ruby, Are You Mad At Your Man?” from Leaving Eden (Nonesuch 2012) N —A stellar cover by the Chocolate Drops on Cousin Emmy's classic, done more in keeping with Cousin Emmy's original.Buy it!
Gabriel “Gabriel, blow your horn, part 2” from Gabriel: The Flock-Rocker (Crown Prince of the Blues) (Stackhouse Recording & Drop Top Music 2010) R L —The man, and I mean the BOSS Man......Buy it!
John Long “Leavin' St. Louis (solo version)” from Lost & Found (DELTA GROOVE PRODUCTIONS 2006) —John Long, Tom Hall, Leroy Pierson, and Ron Edwards are four native St. Louisans who play stellar bottleneck slide guitar.Buy it!
Tom Hall “God moves on the water” from Right Down There on Lee Street (self 2005) L —Tom Hall will be on stage at the Bluesweek Festival, and often may be seen at BB's in St. Louis for the early show on Satruday eves.Buy it!
Bob Case “She's Love Crazy” from Once In A Blue Moon (Case) —Ron Edwards plays stunning bottleneck slide guitar on this piece. He will appear with the KDHX Blues Band this Thursday at Midwest Mayhem, and will be on stage with Silvercloud at Bluesweek festival.Buy it!
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