Thursday, August 27, 2015

Playlist: August 26, 2015

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Gust Host: DJ Honeycomb Brown

Nina Simone, The Gal From Joe's
The Impressions & The Riley Hampton Orchestra, Shorty's Got to Go
Big Maybelle, 96 Tears
Major Lance, Crying in the Rain
James Brown, Mother Popcorn
Wynonie Harris, Tell a Whale of a Tale
June Alexander, The Girl That Radiates That Charm
Michael Stevens and His Orchestra, Someday and Someway
Wynona Carr, Please Mr. Jailer
Mel Torme, Comin' Home Baby
Gale Garnett, I'll Cry Alone
Toni Harper, Heavenly Love
Lavern Baker & Jimmy Ricks, You're The Boss
Carolyn Carpenter, Black Coffee
Chuck Wright, Love I Won't Be Your Fool Anymore
Barry Darvell, A King For Tonight
Ivory Joe Hunter, I'm Cuttin' Out
Lorrie Collins, Another Man Done Gone
The Pentagons, I Wonder (If Your Love Will Ever Belong to Me)

Mark Valentino, Penny For Your Thoughts
The V.I.P.s, Strange Little Girl
Jimmy Jordan, The Grass Looked Greener
Otis Blackwell, Kiss Away
Del Close & John Brent, Cool
Matt Monro, Honey on the Vine
The Cookies, In Paradise
Miss Johni Naylor, Red Wine For My Blues
Scatman Crothers, Dead Man's Blues
Al Reed, Magic Carpet
The Nomads, Tell It Like It Is
Roscoe & The Little Green Men, You Don't Believe Me
Ronnie Gallant, In The Night
Marilyn Powell, Where Did I Go Wrong
Eugene Church, Sixteen Tons
Jack Hammer, Twist in the Morning
Deborah Walley, Sometimes in the Darkest Hour
Irma Thomas, When The City Sleeps
The Bongas, My Love My Love


Thursday, August 20, 2015

Playlist: August 19, 2015

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Guest hosts: Micah Dubreuil (Con Brio) and Lyz Luke (UnderCover Presents)

David Bowie, Kooks
Talking Heads, Stay Up Late
John Lennon, Beautiful Boy
Lauryn Hill, To Zion
The Zombies, She's Not There
Fela Kuti, Ako
Robert Glasper Experiment, All Matter
Devendra Banhart, Baby
The Beatles, Rocky Raccoon
Diana Ross, When We Grow Up
The Shirelles, Mama Said
Bob Dylan, Wiggle Wiggle
Wilson Pickett, Hey Jude
John Lennon, Whatever Gets You Thru The Night
Caetano Veloso, Lost in the Paradise
Os Mutantes, Baby

Queen, Don't Stop Me Now
Sly & The Family Stone, Life
Snarky Puppy, Thing of Gold
Loudon Wainwright III, Lullaby
T Sisters, Three Little Birds
Bill Withers, Grandma's Hands
Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Hello My Baby
Kishore Kumar, Eena Meena Deeka
Kelly McFarling, Little Green
Wolf Larsen, Maybe Baby
Johnny Cash, You Are My Sunshine
Karina Denike, Až Budeš Velký
John Coltrane, Naima
Carole King, I Feel The Earth Move
Little Walter, Everything Gonna Be Alright
The Verve, Bitter Sweet Symphony


Thursday, August 6, 2015

Playlist: August 5, 2015

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Jon Stewart, A Short Jewish Susan Boyle
Jon Stewart & Stephen Colbert, Can I Interest You in Hannukah?
Roy Rogers, She's A Real Jaguar
     from the new album Into the Wild Blue
     Fri 8/07 @ Great American Music Hall
The Record Company, Darlin' Jane
     Sat 8/15 @ Davies Symphony Hall
Buddy Guy, Kiss Me Quick
     from the new album Born To Play Guitar
     Sat 8/15 @ Davies Symphony Hall


Con Brio, A Sex Supreme
     Sun 8/09 @ Stern Grove Festival
Quinn DeVeaux & The Blue Beat Review, Lil Papa
     Sat 8/08 @ SunJams
Davina & The Vagabonds, Sunshine
     Fri 8/07 @ Biscuits and Blues
Marina The Kats, Dirty
Selwyn Birchwood, Hoodoo Stew

August 7-9: Outside Lands

Benjamin Booker, Kids Never Grow Older
Leon Bridges, River
     Fri 8/07 @ The Independent
Fantastic Negrito, Lost In A Crowd
     Thu 8/06 @ The Chapel

Huey Lewis & The News, Good Morning Little School Girl
     Thu 8/06 @ The Mountain Winery
Aretha Franklin, Respect
     Mon 8/10 @ Oracle Arena
Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, New Blowtop Blues
     Fri 8/07 @ Club Deluxe
     Sat 8/08 @ Biscuits and Blues
Maria Muldaur, Bank Failure Blues
     Thu 8/06 @ City Winery
     Sat 8/08 @ Mildred Owen Concert Hall
New York Jazz Ensemble, What a Friend We Have in Jesus
     Thu 8/06 @ Regency Ballroom
John Brothers Piano Company, Closer
     Wed 8/12 @ The Chapel
Tin Cup Serenade, Limbo Jazz
     Thu 8/06 @ The Lost Church
     Sat 8/08 @ Bird & Beckett
Lightnin' Hopkins, Black Cat Bone
Memphis Slim, Black Cat Blues
Johnny Winter, Black Cat Bone
Clara Smith, Black Cat Moan
Louis Armstrong, Stardust


Thursday, July 30, 2015

Playlist: July 29, 2015

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Elvin Bishop, Can't Even Do Wrong Right
     Sun 8/02 @ Rancho Nicasio
     Wed 8/05 @ Biscuits and Blues
Charlie Musselwhite, Long Lean Lanky Mama
     Sat 8/01 @ Moe's Alley
     Sun 8/02 @ Rancho Nicasio
Bhi Bhiman (w/ Rhiannon Giddens), Up In Arms
     Sun 8/02 @ Stern Grove Festival
Lurrie Bell, Hey Hey Baby
     Thu 7/30 @ Palms Playhouse
     Fri-Sat 7/31-8/01 @ Biscuits and Blues

Special in-studio guests: The Mission Seven

     Fri 7/31 @ The Plough & Stars
     Sat 8/15 @ Brick & Mortar Music Hall

Monterrey (in-studio)
Ain't That Right (in-studio)
MI-7 (in-studio)
Seth Augustus, Hey Hey Heraclitus
Boogaloo in Room 802 (in-studio)
By Any Other Name (in-studio)
Save Yourself
     from the new EP Eastsiders

Trombone Shorty, Nora's Cooking
     Sat 8/01 @ Mondavi Center
The Wood Brothers, Made It Up The Mountain (live)
     Sat 8/01 @ Petaluma Music Festival
Junk Parlor, Melusina
     from the new album Melusina
     Mon 8/03 @ DNA Lounge
Barrio Manouche, La Marcha Gatina
     Fri 7/31 @ Revolution Cafe
Hot Club of Cowtown, Tchavolo Swing
     Mon 8/03 @ City Winery
Karina Denike, You're So Quiet
     Thu 7/30 @ Pianofight
     Wed 8/05 @ Le Colonial
The Lucky Losers, Suicide By Love
     Thu 7/30 @ Legends at Diablo Creek
     Sat 8/01 @ The Stoney Inn
Aki Kumar & David Barrett, Playin' It Forward
     from the new album It Takes Three
     Fri 7/31 @ Main Street Brewery
     Sat 8/01 @ Piacere Restaurant
Little Jonny & The Giants, I Didn't Know
     Fri 7/31 @ The Saloon
The Kansas City Six, Good Morning Blues
Buddy Guy, Never Gonna Change
Michael Bloomfield, I'm Glad I'm Jewish (live)


Thursday, July 23, 2015

Playlist: July 22, 2015

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Royal Jelly Jive, Indian George
     Sat 7/25 @ Great American Music Hall
Con Brio, Kiss The Sun
     Tue 7/28 @ The Chapel
Midtown Social, Solid Ground
     Thu 7/23 @ The Chapel
     Fri 7/24 @ Zodiacs
The Mission Seven, Monterrey
     Wed 7/29 on Fog City Blues

Special in-studio guest: Roy Rogers

     Fri 8/07 @ Great American Music Hall

Last Go-Round
     from the new album Into the Wild Blue
Love Is History
She's A Real Jaguar (in-studio)
John Lee Hooker, Backstabbers
Don't You Let Them Win
Down Home Girl (in-studio)
Into the Wild Blue

Big Head Todd & The Monsters, Seven State Lines
     Sat 7/25 @ The Mountain Winery
Big Head Blues Club, Preachin' Blues
Big Bones, The Walk
     Fri 7/24 @ PAL Redwood City Blues Festival
Aki Kumar, Buzzin'
     Tue 7/28 @ Mojo Lounge
     Wed 7/29 @ Biscuits and Blues
Howell Devine, Woogie Man
     Fri 7/24 @ Little Lou's BBQ
     Sat 7/25 @ Speisekammer
     Sun 7/26 @ Rancho Nicasio
Ruthie Foster, Death Came A-Knockin' (live)
     Sun 7/26 @ Rancho Nicasio
     Tue 7/28 @ SLO Brewing Company
Debbie Davies, I'm Not Cheatin' Yet
     from the new album Love Spin
     Thu 7/23 @ Zodiacs
     Fri 7/24 @ Sausalito Jazz & Blues By The Way
T Sisters, But Not For You
     Fri 7/24 @ Bear Valley Music Festival
     Sat 7/25 @ Lion Awake Backyard Concert
Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard, Django & Jimmie
     from the new album Django & Jimmie
     Thu 7/23 @ Greek Theatre
John Mellencamp, Death Letter
     Sat 7/25 @ Paramount Theatre
     Sun 7/26 @ Sacramento Community Theatre



Thursday, July 16, 2015

Playlist: July 15, 2015

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Catherine Russell, Struttin' With Some Barbeque
     Thu-Sun 7/16-19 @ SFJazz Center
Paula West, Like A Rolling Stone
     Sat 7/18 @ SFJazz Center
Kim Nalley, Them There Eyes
     Fri 7/17 @ SFJazz Center
Roy Rogers, Don't You Let Them Win
     from the new album Into the Wild Blue
     Wed 7/22 on Fog City Blues

Special in-studio guests: RDL+

     Tue 7/21 @ Boom Boom Room

94 Hour Blues (in-studio)
Pacific Voyage (in-studio)
Circles (in-studio)
High Hopes (in-studio)
Hymn to Nick (in-studio)

Slim Jenkins, Down in Heaven
     from the new album Lamp Down Low
     Tue 7/21 @ Local Edition
Will Magid, The Box
     Thu 7/16 @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Macy Blackman & The Mighty Fines, In A Mellow Tone
     Thu 7/16 @ Madrone Art Bar
     Fri 7/17 @ People in Plazas
     Wed 7/22 @ Balançoire
The Lucky Losers, What Was It You Wanted
     Thu 7/16 @ Calistoga Concert Series
Rick Estrin & The Nightcats, Don't Do It (live)
     Fri 7/17 @ Biscuits and Blues
     Sun 7/19 @ Moe's Alley
Mark Hummel, Step Back Baby
     Fri 7/17 @ Smoking Pig BBQ
Keb' Mo', The Old Me Better
     Thu 7/16 @ Montalvo Arts Center
Howell Devine, It Won't Be Long Now
     Fri 7/17 @ Ruth Bancroft Garden
     Sat 7/18 @ The Baltic
Washboard Sam, Easy Ridin' Mama
Wille Cobbs, You Don't Love Me
Screamin' Jay Hawkins, Yellow Coat
Chris Cain, Not In The Mood For Christmas
     Sat 7/18 @ Blues & Brews Pleasant Hill


Thursday, July 9, 2015

Playlist: July 8, 2015

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John Mayall, Floodin' in California
     Thu 7/09 @ Ace of Spades
     Fri 7/10 @ Yoshi's
     Sat 7/11 @ City Winery
Kenny Neal, Bluesmobile
     Mon 7/13 @ Yoshi's
RDL+, 94 Hour Blues
     Wed 7/15 on Fog City Blues
Slim Jenkins, Cheating Heart
     from the new album Lamp Down Low
     Tue 7/14 @ Local Edition

Special in-studio guests: Midtown Social

Can't Stop the Music (in-studio)
Ain't I Good (in-studio)
Common Dream (in-studio)
Will Magid & Alligator Spacewalk, Bilongo
Solid Ground (in-studio)
It's Alright (in-studio)

Lazer Lloyd, Moroccan Woman
Lazer Lloyd, Rockin' in the Holy Land
     Sun 7/12 @ Hayward / Russell City Blues Festival
     Sun 7/12 @ Biscuits and Blues
Eddy 'The Chief' Clearwater, Soul Funky 
     Sat 7/11 @ Hayward / Russell City Blues Festival
Guitar Shorty, Please Mr. President
     Sat 7/11 @ Hayward / Russell City Blues Festival
Bay Area Caravan of Allstars, Don't Want No Woman
Goodnight Texas, Button Your Collar
Ghost Towns, Ghost Towns
Jeremiah Lockwood, Hurting
Con Brio, Kiss The Sun
     Fri 7/10 @ Marinwood

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Playlist: July 1, 2015


Aki Kumar, Bombay Stroll
     from the new album It Takes Three
     Tue 7/07 @ Mojo Lounge
     Wed 7/08 @ Club Fox
Mark Hummel, Lovey Dovey Lovely One
     Thu 7/02 @ Armando's
     Fri 7/03 @ Poor House Bistro
     Mon 7/06 @ Yoshi's
J.C. Smith Band, Jump For Joy
     Thu 7/02 @ Biscuits and Blues
Maria Muldaur, Soulful Dress
     Fri 7/03 @ Biscuits and Blues
Midtown Social, Addicted
     Wed 7/08 on Fog City Blues

Special in-studio guest: DJ Honeycomb Brown

     Fri 7/10 @ Brick & Mortar Music Hall

Yvonne Fair, Say Yeah Yeah
Bill Doggett, Hold It
Buddy Guy, She Suits Me to a Tee
Spanky Wilson, Sunshine of Your Love
Funkadelic, Music For My Mother
Big Maybelle, I Can't Wait Any Longer
The Two Things In One, Let's Get It Together
Dorando, Didn't I
Isley Brothers, I Say Love

Canada Day Blues

Neil Young, A Rock Star Bucks a Coffee Shop
     from the new album The Monsanto Years
Neil Young, This Note's For You
Cowboy Junkies, Me and the Devil
Blue Rodeo, Florida
Blue Rodeo, Are You Ready for the Country (in-studio)
Leonard Cohen, Almost Like the Blues
King Biscuit Boy, The Bum Is Mine
Long John Baldry, Times Gettin' Tougher Than Tough
Fathead, Life Goes On
Dawn Tyler Watson & Paul Deslauriers, If You Only Knew
Peter Karp & Sue Foley, Analyze'n Blues
Jeff Healy & The Jazz Wizards, Sing You Sinners
Downchild, This Road
Jim Belushi & Dan Aykroyd, Swinging Party
Canadian Scottish Regiment, O Canada

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Playlist: June 24, 2015


Regina Carter, See See Rider
     Sat 6/27 @ Dinkelspiel Auditorium
     Sun 6/28 @ Freight & Salvage
The Mission Seven, Eastsiders
     from the forthcoming EP Eastsiders
     Sun 6/28 @ Pop's Bar
The Lucky Losers, Change in the Weather
     from the new album A Winning Hand
     Thu 6/25 @ City Winery
     Fri 6/26 @ The Turf Club
Bey Paule Band, Black Bottom
     from the new album Not Goin' Away
     Thu 6/25 @ City Winery
     Fri 6/26 @ The Smoking Pig

Special in-studio guest: Bhi Bhiman

     Sat 6/27 @ The Independent

Bhi Bhiman, Moving to Brussels
Bhi Bhiman, Bread and Butter
Bhi Bhiman, Up In Arms (in-studio)
Vikesh Kapoor, Bottom of the Ladder
Bhi Bhiman, The Color Pink
Little Beaver, Party Down
Bhi Bhiman, Closer to Thee
     from the new album Rhythm & Reason

Quinn DeVeaux, Summer
Quinn DeVeaux & The Blue Beat Review, Pale Angel
     Thu 6/25 @ Terrace Room
     Sat-Sun 6/27-28 @ Jerry's Front Pocket
Whiskerman, Never Come Apart
     Fri 6/26 @ Great American Music Hall
East Bay Brass Band, Dredele
     Sun 6/28 @ Brick & Mortar Music Hall
Two Tone Steiny, Welcome to the Club
     Sat 6/27 @ Vacaville Blues Festival
     Sun 6/28 @ The Turf Club
Ron Hacker, Two Timin' Woman (live)
     Sat 6/27 @ The Saloon
Steve Lucky & The Rhumba Bums, Bye Bye Baby
     Sa 6/27 @ Ashkenaz
John Mayall, Why Did You Go Last Night
     Sat 6/27 @ Salle Wilfred-Pelletier
James Cotton, Feelin' Good (live)
     Sat 6/27 @ Salle Wilfred-Pelletier
Colin James, Kindhearted Woman
     Thu-Sat 6/25-27 @ Théatre de Nouveau Monde
Gilles Vigneault, Gens du Pays

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Playlist: June 17, 2015


Postmodern Jukebox, Sweet Child o' Mine
Postmodern Jukebox, Gangsta's Paradise
     Fri 6/19 @ Regency Ballroom
     Sat 6/20 @ California Symphony
Sugaray Rayford, Southside of Town
     from the new album Southside
     Thu-Fri 6/18-19 @ Biscuits and Blues
Bhi Bhiman, Moving to Brussels
     from the new album Rhythm & Reason
     Wed 6/24 on Fog City Blues

Karina Denike, Musée Mécanique
Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, I Ain't Got Nothin' But the Blues
     Fri 6/19 @ SF City Hall Centennial Celebration
John Németh, I Wish I Was Home
     Sat 6/20 @ Fountain Blues Festival
John Primer & Bob Corritore, When I Get Lonely
     Sat 6/20 @ Fountain Blues Festival
     Sat 6/20 @ Biscuits and Blues
Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, When I Cross The Mississippi
     Sat 6/20 @ Fountain Blues Festival
Nikki Hill, Ask Yourself
     Sat 6/20 @ Fountain Blues Festival
Barrio Manouche, Pasión Árabe
Junk Parlor, Pocket Full of Dreams
     Fri 6/19 @ 50 Mason Social House

Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues, Uptown Shoes: Opus 19
Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues, Downtown Blues: Opus 20
Mark Hummel, Drivin' Me Mad
     Thu 6/18 @ Don Quixote's International Hall of Music
     Fri 6/19 @ Palms Playhouse
     Sat 6/20 @ Mystic Theatre
Aki Kumar, Wish Me Well
     Thu 6/18 @ Don Quixote's International Hall of Music
     Fri 6/19 @ Palms Playhouse
     Sat 6/20 @ Fountain Blues Festival
Slim Jenkins, Well I Done Got Over It
     Sat 6/20 @ Mystic Theatre
Mitch Woods, Gumbo Blues
     Fri 6/19 @ Sausalito Jazz & Blues By The Bay
     Sun 6/21 @ Biscuits and Blues
Eric Lindell, Cazadero
     Thu 6/18 @ Harlow's 
     Sat 6/20 @ Sweetwater Music Hall
Howell Devine, House in the Field
     Sat 6/20 @ The Baltic
     Tue 6/23 @ Royal Cuckoo
The Beatles, She's A Woman
Paul McCartney, Temporary Secretary

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Playlist: June 10, 2015


Django Reinhardt, Sweet Georgia Brown
Occidental Gypsy, Thriller
     Fri 6/12 @ DjangoFest Mill Valley
Rhythm Future Quartet, Summertime / Billie Jean
     Sun 6/14 @ DjangoFest Mill Valley

Special in-studio guests: Jimmy Grant Ensemble

Djangology (in-studio)
Topsy (in-studio)
Montagne Ste. Geneviève (in-studio)
Trio Dinicu, Hungarian Songs
     Sat 6/13 @ DjangoFest Mill Valley
Hot Club d'Europe, Anniversary Song
     Sat 6/13 @ DjangoFest Mill Valley
Coquette (in-studio)
Claire de Lune (in-studio)
Blues En Mineur (in-studio)

Sly & The Family Stone, Stand! (live)
     Fri 6/12 @ Napa Valley Jazz Getaway
     Sat 6/13 @ Pittsburg Juneteenth Festival
     Sun 6/14 @ Yoshi's
Will Magid & Friends, Zig Zag
     Thu 6/11 @ Elbo Room
Realistic Orchestra, Hard Times
     Sun 6/14 @ Treat Social Club
Tumbleweed Wanderers, Ghosts
     from the new album Realize
    Thu 6/11 @ The Independent
California Honeydrops, Singing Waterfall (live)
     Sun 6/14 @ Stern Grove Festival
Quinn DeVeaux & The Blue Beat Review, So Easy
     Fri 6/12 @ Friday Night Blues
     Sat 6/13 @ SFJazz Center
Hot Club of Cowtown, Pennies From Heaven (live)
     Thu 6/11 @ Harlow's
     Fri 6/12 @ Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center
     Sat 6/13 @ Doc's Lab
Davina & The Vaganbonds, Red Shoes
     Tue 6/16 @ SFJazz Center
Rick Estrin & The Nightcats, Never Trust A Woman (live)
     Sat 6/13 @ Biscuits and Blues
Aki Kumar, Ajeeb Daastaan Hai Yeh
     Fri 6/12 @ Seabright Brewery
     Sun 6/14 @ Biscuits and Blues