Muddy Waters “Got My Mojo Working” from After Hours - Live From Lincoln Center (Columbia River Entertainment Group) —Hound Dog Brown is filling in for Tom Ray today on Soul Selector. Tom will be back in the chair this coming Monday.Buy it!
The Blues Brothers “Peter Gunn Theme” from Blues Brothers Original Soundtrack (Atlantic 1980)Buy it!
Muddy Waters “The Blues Had a Baby and They Named It Rock and Roll” from Hard Again CD ALBUM (Blue Sky 1977)Buy it!
Piano Slim and the St. Louis Blues Machine “Freeze” from Sneaky People (Swingmaster) L —This cut features Tom Ray on harmonica.Buy it!
Bruce Katz Band “The Blue Lamp” from Live! At the Firefly (Brown Dog Music / Vizz Tone 2008) —Bruce Katz is a terrifically talented pianist and organist.Buy it!
Bruce Katz Band “Norton's Boogie” from Live! At the Firefly (Brown Dog Music / Vizz Tone 2008) —A very good boogie woogie piano cut!Buy it!
CHAINSAW DUPONT “N.O.” from The Real Guitar Hero - Live (Chicago Blues Records 2010) N —I was very pleased to have a live interview with Chainsaw Dupont today on phone from Chicago. He has a gig Saturday Jan 29 at BB's in St. Louis. He writes his own songs, and plays a wide range of blues styles. This cut has definite New Orleans rhythm.Buy it!
CHAINSAW DUPONT “Shotgun House” from The Real Guitar Hero (Chicago Blues Records 2010) N —A very good live houserocker!Buy it!
Albert King “Won't be hanging around” from Chess Blues Guitar (MCA Chess) L —This cut was recorded in St. Louis in 1961.Buy it!
Albert King “Watermelon Man” from The Blues Collection - Albert King (Unknown)Buy it!
Gabriel “People You Don't Know My Mind” from Gabriel: The Flock-Rocker (Crown Prince of the Blues) (Stackhouse 2010) N L —The Man, and I mean THE Man, KHDX's own Jedi Master of the radio. Listen to Gabriel every Sunday 12 midnight to 3 am Monday for the oldies, classic blues, Holy Blues, and the country classics!Buy it!
Albert Collins and The Ice Breakers “Dyin' flu” from Alligator Records 30th Anniversary Collection (Alligator)Buy it!
Barbara Carr “Good Woman Go Bad” from Super Soul Blues Vol. 1 (Paula Records) LBuy it!
Tina Turner “Shake a Hand” from Super Soul Blues Vol. 1 (Paula Records) —Tina is backed up by Ike's band.Buy it!
James Brown and The Famous Flames “No, no, no, no” from Roots Of A Revolution (Polydor 1995) —From 1956.Buy it!
James Brown “Signed, sealed and delivered” from Roots Of A Revolution (Polydor 2005) —From 1962.Buy it!
Bobby Rush “Bowlegged Woman, Knock-kneed Man” from Super Soul Blues Vol. 1 (Paula Records)Buy it!
Little Johnny Taylor “Goin' to get it on” from Super Soul Blues Vol. 1 (Paula Records)Buy it!
Little Milton “I Can't Quit You Baby” from Chess Blues Guitar (MCA Chess) L —Recorded 1968.Buy it!
Ruthie Foster “People Grinnin' In Your Face” from The Phenomenal Ruthie Foster (Blue Corn Music 2006)Buy it!
The East St. Louis Gospelettes with Francis Moore “If I had my way” from Movin' On Up (Nashboro 1980) L —This album was released in 1980, and was recorded at Archway Studios in St. Louis by Oliver Sain.Buy it!
The Mighty Clouds of Joy “Heavy Load” from Pray for Me (Word Records 2007) —This CD is all live recording in 1990 at the Mt. Ephraim Baptist Church in Atlanta GA. This is old-school, tongues-of-fire Holy Blues at its best.Buy it!
Koko Taylor “I Got What It Takes” from Alligator Records 35 x 35 (Alligator 2011)Buy it!
Sonny Rhodes “Think” from Evidence Blues Sampler Four (evidence music)Buy it!
The Eddie Taylor Blues Band “Soul Brother” from Evidence Blues Sampler Four (evidence music) —Eddie is backed up by Carey Bell on harp and Sunnyland Slim on piano.Buy it!
Billy Boy Arnold “You Got to Love Me” from Chess Blues (MCA Chess 1993) —Recorded 1955 when Billy Boy was 20 years old, with Otis Spann on piano and Bo Diddley on guitar.Buy it!
Billy Boy Arnold “Shake the Boogie” from Crucial Harmonica Blues (Alligator)Buy it!
Buddy Guy “Look On Yonder's Wall” from Antone's Bringing You the Best In Blues (Texas Music Group/ Antone's Records 1990) —Excellent live rendition.Buy it!
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