Thursday, September 29, 2016

Playlist: September 28, 2016

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Jeremiah Lockwood, Ribono Shel Olam
     from the forthcoming album Kol Nidre
     Wed 10/05 on Fog City Blues
Fantastic Negrito, About A Bird
     Sun 10/02 @ Biscuits and Blues
Kim Nalley, The Chair Song (If I Can't Sell It)
     Sat 10/01 @ The Sound Room
Catherine Russell, I'm Checkin' Out Goom'bye
    Tue 10/04 @ Yoshi's

Special in-studio guests: Rob Reich and Schuyler Karr

     Fri 9/28 @ Red Poppy Art House: New Music for Jazz Accordion

The Other Charlie
Night Heron (in-studio)
Dig Deeper (in-studio)
Circus Bella All Star Band, The Afterparty
Traceries (in-studio)
The Things I Do When I'm Alone (in-studio)
How Now

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Sep.30-Oct.2

Valerie June, Pushin' Against a Stone
Mavis Staples, See That My Grave Is Kept Clean
C.W. Stoneking, The Zombie
John Hammond, Buzz Fledderjohn
Aki Kumar, Baar Baar Dekho
Wee Willie Walker, Help! (feat. Curtis Salgado)
California Honeydrops, Lead Me Home
Hot Tuna, Vicksburg Stomp
Rebirth Brass Band, Blue Monk

Gregg Allman, I Can't Be Satisfied (live)
     Sat-Sun 10/01-02 The Mountain Wintery
Yusuf, Tell 'Em I'm Gone
     Mon 10/03 @ Davies Symphony Hall


Thursday, September 22, 2016

Playlist: September 21, 2016

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Royal Jelly Jive, When I'm With You
     Fri 9/23 @ Great American Music Hall
Rob Reich, Chicken Soup
     Wed 9/28 on Fog City Blues

Special in-studio guests: Aki Kumar & Kid Andersen

Eena Meena Deeka
Jaan e Jaan
Ajeeb Daastaan Hai Yeh (in-studio)
Badaan Pe Sitaare (in-studio)
Back to Bombay (in-studio)
Baar Baar Dekho (in-stuido)
Jaanu Meri Jaan
     from the new album Aki Goes to Bollywood

Little Jonny & Aki Kumar, Worried All Night Long (in-studio)
Seth Augustus, Goin' Down to the Roadhouse (in-studio)
Martin Luther, Somebody Superstar (in-studio)
Fantastic Negrito, In The Pines (in-studio)
     Sun 10/02 @ Biscuits & Blues
Barrio Manouche, Lucía (in-studio)
     Thu 9/22 @ The Chapel
The Lucky Losers, What Is Success (in-studio)
     Thu 9/22 @ The Saloon
John Brothers Piano Company, The Marionettist (in-studio)
     Fri 9/23 @ SFMoMA
Jeremiah Lockwood, The Bright Sunny South (in-studio)
     Wed 10/05 on Fog City Blues
The Mission Seven, Ain't That Right (in-studio)
     Fri 9/30 @ Revolution Cafe
RDL+, 94 Hour Blues (in-studio)
The Same Chase & The Untraditional, Everyone Is Crazy But Me (in-studio)

Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra, Take The 'A' Train
Glenn Miller Orchestra, Chattanooga Choo Choo
Woody Herman & His Orchestra, Blues In The Night
William Gillespie, Blues In The Night
Muddy Waters, Country Blues #1
Peetie Wheatstraw, Sleepless Night Blues
Blind Boy Fuller, New Oh Red
Champion Jack Dupree, Junker's Blues

Bob Dylan, When I Paint My Masterpiece
Long John Baldy, Rock Me When He's Gone
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band, Kiss Where I Kain't
Paul Simon, Paranoia Blues
Marvin Gaye, Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)
Dough Sahm, San Francisco FM Blues
Sugar Pie DeSanto, Hello San Francisco (Part 2)



Thursday, September 15, 2016

Playlist: September 14, 2016


Selections from Live From the Fog City Blues Volume 3

Lost Dog Found, Nobody Loves You Like I Do (in-studio)
Ol Silver Tongue, Shotgun Shuffle (in-studio)
Roy Rogers, She's A Real Jaguar (in-studio)
Midtown Social, Shine Again (in-studio)

Little Jonny & Aki Kumar, Worried (in-studio)
Whiskerman, Amen (in-studio)
Slim Jenkins, Hand Me Down Blues (in-studio)
John Brothers Piano Company, Dumka (in-studio)
Royal Jelly Jive, Alhambra (in-studio)
Rupa & The April Fishes, Like I Do (in-studio)
Jimmy Grant Ensemble, Bunicul (in-studio)
The Sam Chase & The Untraditional, Everyone Is Crazy But Me (in-studio)
Hanna Rifkin & The Handsomes, Morning Glory (in-studio)

Fantastic Negrito, Working Poor (in-studio)
     Sun 10/02 @ Biscuits & Blues
The Stone Foxes, Little Red Rooster (in-studio)
     Fri 9/16 @ Don Quixote's International Hall of Music
     Sat 9/17 @ Mountain Theater
Joe Louis Walker, Soldier For Jesus (in-studio)
     Fri 9/16 @ Biscuits & Blues
     Sun 9/18 @ Moe's Alley
John Németh, She Did Not Know (in-studio)
     Sat 9/17 @ Biscuits & Blues
     Sun 9/18 @ Poor House Bistro

Tiffany Austin, Miss Rockwell (in-studio)
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir Ensemble, Jesus O What A Wonderful Child (in-studio)
The View From Bernal Hill, We Are No Beautiful Children (in-studio)
Cathy Lemons, The Devil Has Blue Eyes (in-studio)
Bhi Bhiman, Up In Arms (in-studio)
Barrio Manouche, Lucía (in-studio)
T Sisters, Playtime (in-studio)
Tumbleweed Wanderers, Restless (in-studio)


Thursday, September 8, 2016

Playlist: September 7, 2016


Bobby Rush, Let Me Love You
     Fri 9/09 @ Yoshi's
     Sun 9/11 @ Russian River Jazz & Blues Festival
Bobby Rush, Snake in the Grass
     from the forthcoming album Porcupine Meat
Igor Prado Band, Baby Won't You Jump With Me
     Sun 9/11 @ Russian River Jazz & Blues Festival
Nikki Hill, I'm Gonna Love You
     Sun 9/11 @ Russian River Jazz & Blues Festival
     Mon 9/12 @ Yoshi's
Keb' Mo', That's Alright
     Sun 9/11 @ Russian River Jazz & Blues Festival
Moreland & Arbuckle, Take Me With You (When You Go)
     Sun 9/11 @ Russian River Jazz & Blues Festival
     Sun 9/11 @ Biscuits & Blues

Nick Moss Band, Rump Rash
     Thu 9/08 @ Biscuits & Blues
Shane Dwight Band, High Time (live)
     Sat 9/10 @ Biscuits & Blues
Wee Willie Walker, Is That It?
     Fri 9/09 @ Biscuits & Blues
Steve Freund, Let Me Down Easy
     Fri 9/09 @ Smoking Pig BBQ
     Sat 9/10 @ Empress Theatre
     Sun 9/11 @ Aptos BBQ
Whiskerman, My Good Country
     Thu 9/08 @ Sophia's Thai Kitchen
     Sat 9/10 @ The Hammock House
The Cruz, Mad Lolly
     Thu 9/08 @ The Chapel

Ornette Coleman, The Shape of Jazz to Come
Sonny Rollins, Don't Stop the Carnival (live)
Quinn DeVeaux & The Blue Beat Review, Cruel
Guitar Shorty, Fine Cadillac
Little Milton, Blues in the Night
Roy Brown, Laughing But Crying
Otis Redding, Rock Me Baby
Jimmy Reed, Hush Hush
Freddie King, Remington Ride
Memphis Slim, No Strain
Sunnyland Slim, When I Was Young
Barbecue Bob, Atlanta Moan


Thursday, September 1, 2016

Playlist: August 31, 2016


Blues-ish Hits of '41

Muddy Waters, I Be's Troubled
Champion Jack Dupree, Junker's Blues
Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra, Take The 'A' Train
Glenn Miller Orchestra, Chattanooga Choo Choo
Woody Herman & His Orchestra, Blues In The Night
William Gillespie, Blues In The Night

The Class of '41

Bob Dylan, Melancholy Mood
Paul Simon, Proof of Love
Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band, China Pig
Long John Baldry, Five Long Years
Otis Redding, Cigarettes and Coffee
The Isley Brothers, It's Your Thing
Peetie Wheatstraw, Ice and Snow Blues
Blind Boy Fuller, You Never Can Tell

The Bay Area in Blues Song

Sugar Pie DeSanto, Hello San Francisco Part 1
Floyd Dixon, San Francisco Blues
Chuck Berry, San Francisco Dues
Tommy Castro, Calling San Francisco
John Lee Hooker, Frisco Blues
Fantastic Negrito, The Last Days of Oakland
Rodger Collins, Foxy Girls In Oakland
Quinn DeVeaux & The Blue Beat Review, They All Asked For You
Fillmore Slim, Downtown Fresno
Buddy Guy, Hello San Francisco


Thursday, August 25, 2016

Playlist: August 24, 2016


Golden State Lone Star Blues Revue, End of the World
     Wed 8/31 @ Yoshi's
Little Charlie & Organ Grinder Swing, Cobalt Blues
     from the new album Skronky Tonk
Rick Estrin & The Nightcats, My Next Ex-Wife (live)
     Fri 8/26 @ Biscuits & Blues

Special in-studio guests: Charles Gorczynski & Daniel Fabricant

     Sun 8/28 @ Community Music Center

Redwood Tango Ensemble, Comme Il Faut
Redwood Tango Ensemble, Buena Suerte
Redwood Tango Ensemble, Chiqué
Charles Gorczynski, La Casita de mis Viejos (in-studio)
Charles Gorczynski & Daniel Fabricant, Milonga de mis Amores (in-studio)
Charles Gorczynski & Daniel Fabricant, 9 de Julio (in-studio)
Redwood Tango Ensemble, Unison

John Brothers Piano Company, CHP
Fanfare Zambaleta, Vo Strumica Na Ulica
     Thu 8/25 @ Great American Music Hall
Mark Growden, Sunday Afternoon
     Fri 8/26 @ The Lost Church
Steve Lucky & The Rhumba Bums, Play It Cool
     Fri 8/26 @ The Terrace Room
Tiffany Austin, Georgia
     Sun 8/28 @ Studio Grand
Terrie Odabi, Life Is So Good
     Sun 8/28 @ Biscuits & Blues
Kim Nalley, Never Make Your Move Too Soon
     Sat 8/27 @ Biscuits & Blues
Glenn Miller Orchestra, The St. Louis Blues March
     Sat-Sun 8/27-28 @ Yoshi's
Jimmy Rushing, Evenin'
Wynonie Harris, Git to Gittin' Baby



Thursday, August 18, 2016

Playlist: August 17, 2016


The Amazing Dr. Zarcon's Breathing Machine, Two For The Blues
     Sat 8/20 @ Sutter Creek Inn: International Jugband Festival
Amy Winehouse, You Know I'm No Good
     Sat 8/20 @ SF Jazz: UnderCover Presents Amy Winehouse - The Singles

August 20-21: Art & Soul Oakland

Fillmore Slim, Vegetable Man
Sonny Rhodes, Smithville Texas
John Brothers Piano Company, Ba Dump a Dump

Junk Parlor, Wild Tones
     Thu 8/18 @ Club Deluxe
     Sat 8/20 @ The Starry Plough
Barrio Manouche, La Muerte de Paco
     Sat 8/20 @ The Oddjob Bar
Jimmy Grant Ensemble, Dorian's Blues
     Sat 8/20 @ The Royale (Yacht Club of Paris)
Macy Blackman & The Mighty Fines, Roll With My Baby
     Thu 8/18 @ Madrone Art Bar
Wendy Dewitt & Kirk Harwood, Trouble
     Thu 8/18 @ The Saloon
     Sat 8/20 @ Rincon Valley Tap Room
Mighty Mike Schermer, Take My Hand
     Thu 8/18 @ Kuumbwa Jazz Center
     Fri 8/19 @ Rancho Nicasio
     Sat 8/20 @ Poor House Bistro

Aki Kumar, My Home Is A Prison
     Thu 8/18 @ The Corinthian Room
     Sat 8/20 @ Hopmoink Tavern
     Sun 8/21 @ The Turf Club
Little Jonny & The Giants, I Wish You Would Love Me
     Fri 8/19 @ Sausalito Jazz & Blues By The Bay
JC Smith Band, Ring Around the Tub
     Thu 818 @ Biscuits & Blues
James Armstrong, Blues at the Border
     Fri 8/19 @ Biscuits & Blues
Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, What's The Matter With You
     Sat 8/20 @ Golden Gate Park Bandshell
     Sat 8/20 @ Biscuits & Blues
Kenny Neal, Bloodline
     from the new album Bloodline
Eric Gales, Make It There (live)
     from the new album A Night on the Sunset Strip
Charlie Hunter, We Don't Want Nobody Nobody Sent
     from the new album Everybody Has a Plan Until They Get Punched in the Mouth
Luther Allison, It Hurts Me Too (live)


Thursday, August 4, 2016

Playlist: August 3, 2016


Aki Kumar, Kisi Ki Muskurahaton Pe
     from the new album Aki Goes to Bollywood
     Wed 8/10 @ Biscuits and Blues
     Wed 8/17 on Fog City Blues
Howell Devine, Railroad Stomp (live)
     Sat 8/06 @ Club Deluxe
     Sun 8/07 @ Sonoma County Blues Festival
Fantastic Negrito, In The Pines
     Sat 8/06 @ Outside Lands Festival

Special in-studio guests: Randall Kline, Lyz Luke, and Midtown Social

     Sat 8/20: UnderCover Presents Amy Winehouse – The Singles

Amy Winehouse, Back To Black
Amy Winehouse, What Is It About Men (live)
Amy Winehouse, Valerie
Midtown Social, Tears Dry On Their Own
Diana Gameros, Para Papá
Martin Luther, Waiting For You
Amy Winehouse (w/ Tony Bennett), Body and Soul
Amy Winehouse, Cupid
Midtown Social, Are You The One
     from the new EP The December Session

Buddy Guy, Smarter Than I Was
Jeff Beck, Hold Me Hug Me Rock Me
     Sun 8/14 @ Mountain Winery
     Tue 8/16 @ Masonic Center
     Wed 8/17 @ Luther Burbank Center
Con Brio, Free and Brave
     from the new album Paradise
     Sat 8/06 @ Outside Lands Festival
Lighnin' Malcolm, Dellareesa
     Sun 8/07 @ Sonoma County Blues Festival
Sonny Landreth, Cherry Ball Blues
     Thu 8/04 @ Yoshi's
     Sun 8/07 @ Sonoma County Blues Festival
     Sun 8/07 @ Sonoma County Blues Festival
Lara Price, Moon In The Mirror
     Sun 8/07 @ Biscuits & Blues
Bey Paule Band, Black Bottom
     Fri 8/05 @ Biscuits & Blues
Maria Muldaur, Down Home Blues
     Mon 8/08 @ Yoshi's
     Sat 8/13 @ Rancho Nicasio
Allen Toussaint, West End Blues


Thursday, July 28, 2016

Playlist: July 27, 2016


Weird Al Yankovic, Generic Blues
     Sat 7/30 @ Green Music Center
Meshugga Beach Party, Shleppin' and Kvetchin'
     Sun 7/31 @ Treasure Island Flea Market
Terrie Odabi, Live My Life
     Sat 7/30 @ Biscuits & Blues
Midtown Social, Thinking Talking
     Sat 7/30 @ Guitarfish Music Festival
     Wed 8/03 on Fog City Blues

Special in-studio guests: Nick Pulley and Daniel Charles

     Sat 8/13 @ Great American Music Hall

The Dixie Giants, Mary Please
The Dixie Giants, No Good Blues
The Crux, Baydeinn Boys (Vermin Keep the Peace)
Lungs & Limbs, Signs of Life
Louis Armstrong & His Hot Five, Skid Dat de Dat
Louis Armstrong & The All-Stars, Royal Garden Blues (live)
The Dixie Giants (feat. Josh Windmiller of the Crux), St. Louis Blues

Dr. John, Junko Partner
Dr. John, Getaway
     Fri-Sat 7/29-30 @ SFJazz Center
Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler)
     Sun 7/31 @ SFJazz Center
New Breed Brass Band, Watcha Workin' It Fa
     Sat 7/30 @ SFJazz Center
Brass Magic, Hammertime
     Thu 7/28 @ SFJazz Center
Nathan & The Zydeco Cha Chas, The Bluest Man
C.J. Chenier, Bogalousa Boogie
     Thu 7/28 @ SFJazz Center
Mo'Fone, No Nugget
     Fri 7/29 @ SFJazz Center
Buddy Guy, Buddy's Blues (live)
Buddy Guy, Crying Out of One Eye
Buddy Guy, I Hope You Come Back Home
Kansas City Six, Way Down In New Orleans


Thursday, July 21, 2016

Playlist: July 20, 2016


Don Henley, Too Much Pride
     Sat 7/23 @ Greek Theatre
Dr. John, God's Sure Good
     Fri 7/22 @ Golden State Theatre
     Sat 7/23 @ Uptown Theatre
     Sun 7/24 @ Woodlake Theatre
     Tue-Sat 7/26-30 @ SFJazz Center
Midtown Social, These Things
     from the forthocimng EP The December Session
     Fri 7/22 @ The Chapel
     Sat 7/23 @ Hopmonk Tavern
Will Magid, Sweet Something
     from the new album Alligator Spacewalk
     Sat 7/23 @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

Special in-studio guest: Kim Lembo

     Sat 7/30 @ The Lost Church

Country Roads
     from the new album 45 Miles
The Farm (in-studio)
What Moves You (in-studio)
The Howling
Bob Dylan, Everything Is Broken
One People (in-studio)
45 Miles

Elvin Bishop, Can't Even Do Wrong Right
     Sun 7/24 @ Rancho Nicasio
Taj Mahal, The New Hula Blues
     Sat 7/23 @ Sonoma State University
Marcial Ball, Can't Blame Nobody But Myself
     Fri 7/22 Freight & Salvage
     Sat 7/23 @ Sonoma State University
     Sun 7/24 @ Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Howell Devine, Woogie Man
     Sat 7/23 @ Speisekammer
     Sun 7/24 @ Rancho Nicasio
     Thu 7/21 @ Poor House Bistro
     Fri 7/22 @ Little Lou's BBQ
     Sat 7/23 @ The Saloon
Ana Popovic. Baby What's Wrong
     Mon 7/25 @ Sweetwater Music Hall
     Wed 7/27 @ Yoshi's
Filmore Slim, Trapped by the Devil
     Fri 7/22 @ Ivy Room
Lost Dog Found, I'm Not Crying For You
     Fri 7/22 @ Sausalito Blues by the Bay
Junk Parlor, Alphabet City
     Thu 7/21 @ Club Deluxe
     Sat 7/23 @ Uptown Cabaret
The Mission Seven, Monterrey
     Sat 7/23 @ The Bistro
Los Enanitos Verdes, Travelin' Band (Viajero Band)
     from the forthcoming album Quiero Creedence


Thursday, July 14, 2016

Playlist: July 13, 2016


Midtown Social, Are You The One
     from the forthcoming EP December Session
     Thu 7/14 @ Stanford Shopping Center
Tiffany Austin, Stardust
     Thu 7/14 @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
The Lucky Losers, In Any Town
     Thu 7/14 @ The Saloon
     Fri 7/15 @ The Somking Pig
Kim Lembo, The Farm
     Wed 7/20 on Fog City Blues

Special in-studio guests: Will Magid and Garrett Kosbef

     Fri 7/15 @ Elbo Room
     Tue 7/19 @ Mezzanine
     Sat 7/23 @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

Prelude to Mars / The Crown
A Frog's Fantasy
Sweet Something
Bilongo (in-studio)
Set Me Free
     from the new album Alligator Spacewalk

John Brothers Piano Company, Patterns of Brick
Joan Osborne, The Same Love That Made Me Laugh
     Sun 7/17 @ Stern Grove Festival
T Sisters, It Was Me
     Thu 7/14 @ SFJazz Center
Kim Nalley, Summertime
     Fri 7/15 @ SFJazz Center
Paula West, Don't Think Twice It's Alright
     Sat 7/16 @ SFJazz Center
Grace Kelly, Blues for Harry Bosch
     Fri 7/15 @ SFJazz Center
Karina Denike, Stop the Horses
     Wed 7/20 @ Brick & Mortar Music Hall
Barrio Manouche, Coquette
     Sat 7/16 La Peña Cultural Center
Unltrafaux, The Sheik of Air B&B
     Fri 7/15 @ Red Poppy Art House
     Sat 7/16 La Peña Cultural Center
Eric Lindell, The Good Times
     from the new album Matters of the Heart
     Thu 7/14 @ Moe's Alley
Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Burgundy Street Blues


Thursday, July 7, 2016

Playlist: July 6, 2016


Bobby Rush, Just Like A Dresser
Bobby Rush, Sock Boo Ga Loo
     Sun 7/10 @ Hayward / Russell City Blues Festival
Lazer Lloyd, Suffering
     Sun 7/10 @ Hayward / Russell City Blues Festival
The Klezmatics, Elijah Rock (live)
     Sat 7/09 @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Jon Cleary, Beg Steal or Borrow
     Thu 7/07 @ Sweetwater Music Hall
     Sat 7/09 @ Moe's Alley
Mitch Woods, Big Mamou
     Sun 7/10 @ Biscuits and Blues
     Wed 7/13 @ Lagunitas Brewing Company
Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, New Blowtop Blues
     Fri 7/08 @ De Young Museum
     Sat 7/09 @ Biscuits and Blues
     Sun 7/10 @ The Royal Cuckoo
Pamela Rose & Wayne De La Cruz, My Babe
     Thu 7/07 @ Angelica's
     Sun 7/10 @ Custom Made Theater
     Sun 713 @ SFJazz Center
Lara Price, I Mean Business
     Fri 7/08 @ Sausalito Jazz & Blues By The Bay
     Sat 7/09 @ San Pedro Market
     Wed 7/13 @ Tupelo
Gaucho, Song for Wong
     Fri 7/08 @ Comstock Saloon
     Tue 7/12 @ Club Deluxe
Delta Wires, Big Legged Woman (live)
     Sat 7/09 @ Vinnie's

Aki Kumar, Jaan e Jaan
     from the forthcoming album Aki Goes to Bollywood
Little Charlie & Organ Grinder Swing, Pennies from Heaven
     from the new album Skronky Tonk
Little Jonny & The Giants, No Other Man
     Wed 7/13 @ Club Fox
Steve Freund, Come On In This House
     Fri 7/08 @ The Saloon
     Sun 7/10 @ Vets To Vets Blues Festival
Huey Lewis & The News, Free
Bob Dylan, Just Like Tom Thumb's Blues (live)
Bill Withers, Ain't No Sunshine
Mavis Staples, Wade in the Water (live)