Thursday, December 27, 2012

Playlist for HOLD ON TO YOUR HAT 12/25/12

Camped out in the studio on Christmas to rip out a four-hour set of Rock 'n' Roll, Country, Americana, Soul and Whatever-To-Hell-Else-You-Wanna-Call-It, just HOLD ON TO YOUR HAT!!!!
  1. The Rolling Stones- Hold On To Your Hat
  2. The Kinks- You Really Got Me
  3. Humble Pie- 30 Days In The Hole
  4. Eurythmics- I Love You Like A Ball and Chain
  5. Mark Knopfler- Devil Baby
  6. Led Zeppelin- When The Levee Breaks
  7. Robin Trower- Too Rolling Stoned
  8. Robert Randolph and the Family Band- Shake Your Hips
  9. Little Feat- Old Folks Boogie
  10. Elton John- Madman Across The Water
  11. David Bowie- Station To Station
  12. Warren Zevon- Nighttime In The Switching Yard
  13. 10CC- The Wall Street Shuffle
  14. Bruce Springsteen- Jack Of All Trades
  15. Johnny Cash- Tear-Stained Letter
  16. The Traveling Wilburys- Congratulations 
  17. Kris Kristofferson- Jesus Was A Capricorn
  18. Bob Dylan- High Water
  19. Cat Stevens- Freezing Steel
  20. James Brown- Papa's Got A Brand-New Bag, Part One
  21. Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band- She's The One
  22. Paul Simon- All Around The World
  23. Supertramp- Dreamer
  24. Supertramp- Rudy
  25. Supertramp- If Everyone Was Listening
  26. Supertramp- Crime Of The Century
  27. The Rolling Stones- Can't You Hear Me Knocking?
  28. J. Geils Band- Whammer Jammer
  29. Moby- Southside
  30. Neil Young- Revolution Blues
  31. Frank Sinatra- That's Life
  32. Mott The Hoople- Violence
  33. J. Geils Band- Serves You Right To Suffer
  34. Harry Nilsson- Jump Into The Fire
  35. Bruce Springsteen- Death To My Hometown
  36. Jimi Hendrix- Red House
  37. Nirvana- Smells Like Teen Spirit
  38. Pink Floyd- Wish You Were Here
  39. John Fogerty- Blue Boy
  40. The Blasters- I'm Shakin'
  41. The Blasters- American Music
  42. The Blasters- Trouble Bound
  43. The Blasters- Help You Dream
  44. Led Zeppelin- No Quarter
Had one hell of a good time putting on this show!!!...I sure hope you folks enjoyed it!!! Wishing you a fantastic New Year!!

Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Playlist for Tuesday 12/25/12

Tried to give the hyper--active early risers something to get mellow with this Christmas morning (but I did attempt to create mayhem with the Jingle Cats and company!!!)....

  1. Doyle Bramhall ll & Erykah Badu- Oh Death
  2. Gov't Mule- The Same Thing
  3. Astrobender- Bethany
  4. Luther Allison- Cat Blues
  5. Bob Margolin- Worried Life Blues
  6. Magic Slim & The Teardrops- Someone Else Is Steppin' In
  7. Fleetwood Mac- Madison Blues
  8. Muddy Waters- Long Distance Call
  9. Junior Wells- Pleading The Blues
  10. Etta James- I'd Rather Be Blind
  11. Koko Taylor- Come To Mama
  12. Quintus McCormick- Everybody Knows About My Good Thing
  13. Buddy Guy- A Man and the Blues
  14. Great Caesar's Ghost- 32/20 Blues
  15. The Jingle Cats- Here Comes Santa Claws
  16. Astrobender- Sittin' On My Window
  17. Astrobender- Break My Heart
  18. Astrobender- Friend No More
  19. Son House- Levee Camp Moan
  20. Eddie Taylor- Blow Wind Blow
  21. Hound Dog Taylor- What'd I Say?
  22. Nathan James & The Rhythm Scratchers- What You Make Of It
  23. Homemade Jamz Blues Band- Penny Waiting On Change
  24. Junior Wells- Come On In This House
  25. John Lee Hooker & Canned Heat- Cuttin' Out

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

Playlist for Tuesday 12/18/12

Got to fit a Blues radio program in between school closures, etc. Still made a go of it, though, and thoroughly enjoyed celebrating Keith Richards' 69th birthday...

  1. Doyle Bramhall ll & Erykah Badu- Oh Death
  2. Tedeschi-Trucks Band- Rollin' and Tumblin'
  3. Robert Randolph & The Family Band- Goin' Down
  4. The Rolling Stones- I Got The Blues
  5. The Rolling Stones- Going Home
  6. Willie Buck- Champagne & Reefer
  7. Steve Freund- Cleanhead Blues
  8. Buddy Guy, Jonny Lang & Ronnie Wood- Five Long Years
  9. Lonnie Brooks- Too Little, Too Late
  10. Toronzo Cannon- Hard Luck
  11. Nathan James- Sugar Mama Blues
  12. Sugar Blue- One More Mile
  13. Mark Hummel- Before The Beginning
  14. Gary Clark, Jr.- Don't Owe You A Thang
  15. Marquise Knox- Ice Storm
  16. Muddy Waters- I'm Ready
  17. Rick Estrin & The Nightcats- Broke and Lonesome
  18. The Rolling Stones- Stop Breaking Down
  19. The Allman Brothers Band- Trouble No More
  20. Buddy Guy- Key Don't Fit
  21. The Rolling Stones- You Got To Move
  22. Muddy Waters- You Can't Lose What You Ain't Never Had
  23. Susan Tedeschi- Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean
  24. Fleetwood Mac- Stop Messin' Round

Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Playlist for Tuesday 12/11/12

Celebrated what would have been Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton's 86th birthday today; also featured the debut disc from amazing up-and-comer Gary Clark, Jr. Warmed the place up a bit!

  1. Doyle Bramhall ll & Erykah Badu- Oh Death
  2. Albert King- Blues Before Sunrise
  3. Gary Clark, Jr.- When My Train Pulls In
  4. The Rolling Stones- You Gotta Move
  5. B.B. King feat. Glenn Frey- Driving Wheel
  6. Freddie King- Gambling Woman Blues
  7. The Cash Box Kings- Preaching Blues
  8. Big Mama Thornton- Sweet Little Angel
  9. Big Mama Thornton- Unlucky Girl
  10. Big Mama Thornton- Swing It On Home
  11. Big Mama Thornton- Little Red Rooster
  12. Big Head Blues Club- Last Fair Deal Gone Done
  13. Junior Wells- 'Bout The Break Of Day
  14. Buddy Guy- You Give Me Fever
  15. Fleetwood Mac- Hellhound On My Trail
  16. Junior Kimbrough- Crawlin' King Snake
  17. Chuck Leavell- Boots and Shoes
  18. Big Mama Thornton- My Heavy Load
  19. Big Mama Thornton- Sometimes I Have A Heartache
  20. Big Mama Thornton- Black Rat
  21. Gary Clark, Jr.- Numb
  22. Buddy Guy- Skanky
  23. Howlin' Wolf- I Ain't Superstitious
  24. Big Joe Turner- Stormy Monday Blues
  25. Fleetwood Mac- Love That Burns
  26. Gary Clark, Jr.- Next Door Neighbor Blues
  27. Big Mama Thornton- Ball and Chain
  28. Big Mama Thornton- Hound Dog

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

Playlist for Tuesday 12/4/12

Ripped it up this morning with a nice set. Featured Steve Freund's new album of covers, and Mr. Buddy Guy, who was honored by the President on Sunday!

  1. Doyle Bramhall ll & Erykah Badu- Oh Death
  2. Steve Freund- Turtle Blues
  3. Magic Slim and the Teardrops- Mustang Sally
  4. Buddy Guy- Don't Tell Me About The Blues
  5. Buddy Guy- Diggin' My Potatoes
  6. The Tedeschi Trucks Band- Rollin' and Tumblin'
  7. The Rolling Stones- Keep Up Blues
  8. Steve Freund- Come On In This House
  9. Monti Amundsen- Still Got Her Suitcase
  10. Keb Mo'- Whole 'Nutha Thang
  11. Johnny Winter- She Likes To Boogie Real Low
  12. Kim Wilson- Jr.'s Jump
  13. Eddie Taylor- I Don't Know
  14. Champion Jack Dupree- 24 Hours
  15. Gov't Mule feat. Greg Rzab- Worried Down With The Blues
  16. Luther Allison- I'm Gonna Leave You Alone
  17. Henry Cooper- Death Jacket Blues
  18. Stevie Ray Vaughan- Leave My Girl Alone
  19. Steve Freund- Cleanhead Blues
  20. Buddy Guy- Done Got Old
  21. John Nemeth- Stop Breaking Down
  22. Susan Tedeschi- Just Won't Burn
  23. Jimmy Rogers' All-Stars feat. Taj Mahal- Ludella
  24. James Cotton- Pacific Blues
  25. Janis Joplin- Cry Baby