Thursday, July 11, 2019

Playlist: July 10, 2019

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Kongar-ol Ondar & Paul Pena, Sünezin Yry (Soul's Song)
Paul Pena, Tras D'orizao (Beyond the Horizon)
Royal Jelly Jive, Don't Lead Me On
     Thu 7/11 @ Sweetwater Music Hall
     Sat 7/13 @ Robert Mondavi Winery
Blonde Toledo, Aging Lion
     Fri 7/12 @ The Big Easy
     Sun 7/14 @ Peri's
Nancy Wright, Bugalu (live)
     from the new album Alive & Blue
     Wed 7/17 @ Club Fox
Midtown Social, Soul Clap
     Fri 7/12 @ Moe's Alley
     Sat 7/13 @ Osher Marin JCC
Snaps For Sinners, The Line
     Thu 7/11 @ The Crepe Place
     Fri 7/12 @ Willow Den
John Brothers Piano Company, Black Widow Bump (live)
     Sun 7/14 @ Octopus Literary Salon
Karina Denike, Ballad of a Thin Man
     Thu 7/11 @ Local Edition
Kugelplex, Desolation Row
     Fri 7/12 @ Starry Plough

Bob Dylan and Mavis Staples, Gonna Change My Way of Thinking
Staples Singers, Stand By Me

Hayward Russell City Blues Festival: July 13-14

Johnny Rawls, I Shall Be Released
Alvon Johnson, People Get Ready
Sonny Rhodes, East Oakland Stomp
Big Harp George, Cold Snap By the Bay

HowellDevine, PM Blues
     Sat 7/13 @ Club Deluxe
     Sun 7/14 @ Moe's Alley
Aki Kumar, Ruxaana
     Fri 7/12 @ Mojo Lounge
     Sat 7/13 @ Half Moon Bay Brewing Company
Red Elvises, I Want My Honda Back
     Sat 7/13 @ Hotel Utah Saloon
Little Charlie and Organ Grinder Swing, Skronky Tonk
Louis Jordan, Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby
Mavis Staples, For What It's Worth (live)


Thursday, July 4, 2019

Playlist: July 3, 2019


Oscar Peterson Trio, Hymn to Freedom
Oscar Peterson Trio, Laurentide Waltz
Gil Scott-Heron, Alien (Hold On To Your Dreams)
The Pogues, Thousands Are Sailing

Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Baseball Canto
Bob Dylan, Catfish
Teddy Brannon Orchestra, Don Newcombe Really Throws That Ball
Watermelon Slim & The Workers, Max the Baseball Clown
Chance Halladay, Home Run
Holmes Brothers, Rounding Third
Palmetto Jazz Quartet, Base Ball Blues
Sister Wynona Carr, The Ball Game
Mabel Scott, Baseball Boogie

Kim Nalley, Summertime
     Sat 7/06 @ Fillmore Jazz Festival
Terrie Odabi, Hold Up the Light
Tiffany Austin, Resolution
     Sun 7/07 @ Fillmore Jazz Festival
Too Many Zooz, Concerto for Bari and Sludge Pt. 1 & 2
Balkan Bump x Clozee, Varshaver
     Sat 7/06 @ The Independent
Royal Jelly Jive, Tetris
Rainbow Girls, Angel From Montgomery
     Sat 7/06 @ High Sierra Music Festival
Marty O'Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra, Battlefields
     Sun 7/07 @ High Sierra Music Festival
The New Mastersounds, Chicago Girl
     Sun 7/07 @ Sweetwater Music Hall
Huey Lewis & The News, Free
Ringo Starr, Nashville Jam


Thursday, June 27, 2019

Playlist: June 26, 2019


Circus Bella All-Star Band, Kickin' It Off/Hats & Spats
Circus Bella All-Star Band, Unicycle
Vanessa Collier, Love Me Like A Man
     Fri 6/28 @ Boom Boom Room
     Sun 6/30 @ Moe's Alley
Nancy Wright, Bernie's Blues (live)
     from the new album Alive & Blue
     Fri 6/28 @ Empress Theatre
Blonde Toledo, Little Miss Krissy
     from the forthcoming EP Eclecticide
     Sat 6/29 @ Speisekammer
     Mon 7/01 @ Salesforce Park
The Gold Souls, Park Boulevard
     Fri 6/28 @ Harlow's
     Sat 6/29 @ The Tavern on Fourth
Midtown Social, I Can Change
     Fri 6/28 @ Harlow's
Aki Kumar, All Bark No Bite
     Sat 6/29 @ The Sound Room
California Honeydrops, Starr Child
     Thu 6/27 @ Sweetwater Music Hall
Quinn DeVeaux, Won't Leave You Alone
     Sat 6/29 @ Club Deluxe

Kendra McKinley, Lovely Rita
     Fri 6/28 @ Olive Grove Collective
     Fri 6/28 @ Hopmonk Tavern
Shake Your Peace, So Much Things to Say
Rupa & The April Fishes, Where We From
     Thu 6/27 @ Redwood Grove
Marty O'Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra, Spacehorse
     Sat 6/29 @ 111 Minna
     Thu 6/27 @ Rockin' the River Festival
     Fri 6/28 @ Rio Theatre
The Lucky Losers, What Was It You Wanted
     Fri 6/28 @ Poor House Bistro
Bob Dylan, Hollywood Angel
Bob Dylan, Rita May
Bob Dylan, She Belongs To Me
Bob Dylan, Tears of Rage
Bob Dylan, People Get Ready


Thursday, June 20, 2019

Playlist: June 19, 2019


John Mayall, You Never Know
John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, San-Ho-Zay (live)
     Sat 6/22 @ Rio Theatre
     Sun 6/23 @ Yoshi's
     Tue 6/25 @ Crest Theatre
Charlie Musselwhite, River Hip Mama (live)
Elvin Bishop, Stomp
     Sat 6/22 @ Fountain Blues & Brews Festival

Special in-studio guest: Javi Jiménez (Barrio Manouche)

     Sat 6/22 @ Freight & Salvage

Barrio Manouche, La Foule
Barrio Manouche, El Jóven
Electric Squeezebox Orchestra, Gap Toothed Grin
Chano Domínguez, Alegría Callada
Rubén Baldes, Juan Pachanga
Barrio Manouche, Aires de Cambio

Bob Dylan, Romance in Durango (rehearsal)
Bob Dylan, Simple Twist of Fate (live)
Bob Dylan, This Wheel's On Fire/Hurricane/All Along the Watchtower (rehearsal)
Bob Dylan, Ballad of a Thin Man (rehearsal)
Bob Dylan, The Tracks of My Tears
Bob Dylan, Jesse James
Bob Dylan, A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (rehearsal)
     from the new box set The Rolling Thunder Revue: The Live Recordings



Thursday, June 6, 2019

Playlist: June 5, 2019


Royal Jelly Jive, Soul Queen
     from the forthcoming album Limited Preserve No.3
     Sun 6/09 @ Railroad Square Music Festival
     Tue 6/11 @ SFJazz Streetfest
No Lovely Thing, Storm
     from the forthcoming album She Be
     Sat 6/15 @ Five & Dime
Lee Fields & The Expressions, Special Night
Quinn DeVeaux, So Little
     Sat 6/08 @ Huichica Festival Sonoma
Love, Forever Changes
Zakiya Hooker, End of the World Blues
Pamela Rose, You Was Right Baby
     Fri 6/14 @ Freight & Salvage
John Lee Hooker, Six Little Puppies and Twelve Shaggy Hounds
Americano Social Club, You Know I'm No Good
     Thu 6/06 @ Blush Wine Bar
     Sun 6/09 @ Bird & Beckett
French Oak Gypsy Band, Bei Mir Bist Du Schön
      Sat 6/08 @ The Big Easy
Gaucho, Bei Dir War Es Immer So Schoen
     Thu 6/06 @ Lazlo

Bob Dylan, Easy and Slow
Bob Dylan, A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (live)
     from the forthcoming box set The Rolling Thunder Revue: The Live Recordings
Bob Dylan, A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall (live)
Bob Dylan, I Pity the Poor Immigrant (live)
Bob Dylan, Shelter From The Storm (live)
Bob Dylan, Vincent Van Gogh (live)
Bob Dylan, Rita Mae (live)
Bob Dylan, Idiot Wind (live)


Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Playlist: May 22, 2019


Mitch Woods, Blue Monday (live)
     from the new album A Tip of the Hat to Fats
     Fri 5/24 @ Nick's Rockaway
     Sat 5/25 @ Poor House Bistro
HowellDevine, Funky Miracle
     Sat 5/25 @ Speisekammer
Marcus Shelby Orchestra, Black Suffrage Blues
     Thu-Sun 5/23-26 @ SFJazz Center

The 78s of Bob Dylan at 78

Bob Dylan, Early Roman Kings
Bob Dylan, My Wife's Home Town
Muddy Waters, I Just Want to Make Love to You
Otis Rush, All Your Love
Bob Dylan, Beyond Here Lies Nothin'
Bob Dylan, Someday Baby
Sleepy John Estes, Someday Baby (outtake)
Billie Holiday, Having Myself a Time
Bob Dylan, Bye and Bye
Johnnie & Jack, Uncle John's Bongos
Bob Dylan, Tweedle Dee & Tweedle Dum
Bob Dylan, High Water (For Charley Patton)
Bob Dylan, Shot of Love (outtake)
Bob Dylan, Blind Willie McTell
Blind Willie McTell, Dying Crapshooter's Blues
Woody Guthrie, Little Black Train
Bob Dylan, Gotta Serve Somebody (rehearsal)
Charley Patton, Pony Blues
Bob Dylan, New Pony
Bob Dylan, Obviously Five Believers (take 3)
Memphis Minnie, Me and My Chauffeur
Chuck Berry, Too Much Monkey Business
Bob Dylan, Subterranean Homesick Blues (take 1 remake)


Thursday, May 16, 2019

Playlist: May 15, 2019


Wolf & Crow, Midnight
Lagos Roots feat. Jennifer Johns & Christian Pepin, God Lives Through
Royal Jelly Jive, Alhambra (in-studio)
La Gente SF feat. Versoul, La Mar (in-studio)
     Thu-Sat 5/16-18 @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Mark Growden, You Belong in New Orleans With Me (in-studio)
     Fri-Sat 5/17-18 @ The Music Loft
Rob Reich, Dig Deeper (in-studio)
Book of J, When the Roll Is Called Up Yonder (in-studio)
     Fri 5/17 @ Congregation Beth Sholom
The Gold Souls, Worker's Lullaby (in-studio)
     Fri 5/17 @ Alta Mira Club
Aki Kumar, Back to Bombay (in-studio)
John Németh, She Did Not Show (in-studio)
Mark Hummel, Living With the Blues (in-studio)
     Fri 5/22 @ Yoshi's: Blues Harmonica Blowout
Fantastic Negrito, Working Poor (in-studio)

Spin Doctors, Ben's Looking Out the Window Blues
     Fri 5/17 @ Sweetwater Music Hall
Sue Foley, Gaslight
     Sun 5/19 @ Moe's Alley
Taj Mahal, Slave Driver
     Mon 5/20 @ Napa Valley Performing Arts Center
Monophonics, Lying
     Sat 5/18 @ The New Parish
     Sun 5/19 @ Mystic Theatre
Hot Club of San Francisco, You Can't Do That
     Tue 5/21 @ Yoshi's
Barrio Manouche, Lucía (in-studio)
     Sat 5/18 @ Club Deluxe
Junk Parlor, Summertime in the City (in-studio)
     Thu 5/16 @ Club Deluxe
Meklit Hadero, Sweet or Salty (in-studio)
Noah Kibreab, Love Ain't Gonna Take It (in-studio)
The Lucky Losers, It Ain't Enough (in-studio)
Moonshine Jelly, Lucy & Zeb (in-studio)
The Sam Chase & The Untraditional, Everyone Is Crazy But Me


Thursday, May 9, 2019

Playlist: May 8, 2019


Cowboy Junkies, When We Arrive
     from the new album All That Reckoning
Cowboy Junkies, Stranger Here (in-studio)
     Thu 5/09 @ Sweetwater Music Hall
     Fri 5/10 @ Great American Music Hall
     Sat-Sun 5/11-12 @ Freight & Salvage
Tumbledown House, Ode to Josephine (in-studio)
     Fri 5/10 @ Jupiter
The Gold Souls, Worker's Lullaby (in-studio)
     Sat 5/11 @ Impulse Room
Blonde Toledo, Little Miss Krissy (in-studio)
     Sat 5/11 @ The Big Easy
Royal Jelly Jive, Alhambra (in-studio)
     Thu 5/09 @ Crocker Art Museum
     Sat 5/11 @ Moe's Alley
King Street Giants, No Good Blues (in-studio)
     Sun 5/12 @ Peri's
Big Blu Soul Revue, And You Loved Me (in-studio)
     Wed 5/15 @ Blue Note Napa
La Gente SF feat. Versoul, La Mar (in-studio)
     Thu 5/09 @ Berkeley Bike to Work Day
Aki Kumar & Kid Anderson, Back to Bombay (in-studio)
     Thu 5/09 @ Terrace Room
Rob Reich, Dig Deeper (in-studio)
     Sat 5/12 @ 21st Century Cafe
Junk Parlor, Summertime in the City (in-studio)
     Thu 5/09 @ Ivy Room

Harpdog Brown, Stiff
     Tue 5/14 @ Mission St. BBQ
     Wed 5/15 @ Club Fox
Rick Estrin & the Nightcats, Cool Slaw
     Fri 5/11 @ Palms Playhouse
Tommy Castro & the Painkillers, Two Hearts (live)
     Thu-Fri 5/10-11 @ Biscuits & Blues
Keb' Mo', That's Alright
     Fri 5/10 @ Fox Theatre
     Sat 5/11 @ Golden State Theatre
     Tue 5/14 @ Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center
John Hammond, 32-20 Blues
     Thu 5/09 @ Freight & Salvage
Dennis Johnson, Terraplane Blues (in-studio)
Dennis Johnson, Ramblin' On My Mind (in-studio)
Fantastic Negrito, Workin' Poor (in-studio)
Marty O'Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra, Letters (in-studio)
Moonshine Jelly, Lucy & Zeb (in-studio)
Con Brio, California Cowboy (in-studio)
Big Harp George, Home Stretch (in-studio)
Book of J, When the Roll Is Called Up Yonder (in-studio)

Thursday, May 2, 2019

Playlist: May 1, 2019


Fantastic Negrito, The Time Has Come
     Thu 5/02 @ Moe's Alley
Black Sheep Brass Band, Shot the Phunkin' Phone (feat. King Kitty)
French Oak Gypsy Band, Ménilmontant
     Thu 5/02 @ Mystic Theatre
Barrio Manouche, El Jóven
     Thu 5/02 @ Mystic Theatre
     Sun 5/05 @ The New Parish

Special in-studio guests: Lyz Luke, Rafael Sarria, and members of Lagos Roots

     Thu-Sat 5/16-18: UnderCover Presents a Tribute to A Tribe Called Quest's Midnight Marauders

Royal Jelly Jive, We Can Get Down
Lagos Roots feat. Jennifer Johns & Christian Pepin, God Lives Through
Rav-E Sandhu feat. Lateef the Truthspeaker & Gift of Gab, Lyrics to Go
Lagos Roots, Wahala
La Gente SF & Awesöme Orchestra, Award Tour
Rafael Sarria, Morena (in-studio)
La Gente SF, Suavetona!
Wolf & Crow, Midnight
Terrence Brewer feat. Gift of Gab & D Wolf, Keep It Rollin'
MJ's Brass Boppers feat. Karega, Sucka Nigga
     from the new album UnderCover Presents a Tribute to A Tribe Called Quest's Midnight Marauders

John Brothers Piano Company, Black Widow Bump (live)
     Sat-Sun 5/04-05 @ Bay Area Book Festival
Hot Club of San Francisco, Hey Jude/Duke & Dukie
     Sat 5/04 @ Palms Playhouse
Little Walter, I'm A Businessman


Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Playlist: April 24, 2019


Wynton Marsalis, Funky Butt (I Thought I Heard Buddy Bolden Say)
     from the new album Bolden (Original Soundtrack)
John Brothers Piano Company, Ba Dump a Dump 
     Wed 5/01 @ SFJazz Center
Tumbledown House, Pure Medicine
     Fri 4/26 @ Club Deluxe
French Oak Gypsy Band, Caravan
     Fri 4/26 @ Red Poppy Art House
Adam Theis & Cosa Nostra Strings, Safe to Say
     Fri 4/26 @ DNA Lounge
Barrio Manouche, Té a la Menta
Rupa & The April Fishes, Eena Meena Deeka
     from the new album Growing Upward
     Fri 4/26 @ The Chapel
Aki Kumar, Eena Meena Deeka
     Thu 4/25 @ Biscuits & Blues
Rick Estrin & the Nightcats, Don't Do It (live)
     Fri 4/26 @ Biscuits & Blues
     Sun 4/28 @ Moe's Alley

10th Annual Left-Hand-A-Thon

Dick Dale, Hava Nagila
Otis Rush, All Your Love (I Miss Loving)
Otis Rush, Tops (live)
Otis Rush, Got My Mojo Working (live)
Albert King, Personal Manager (live)
Lefty Dizz, Take Out Some Insurance
Left-Hand Frank, Surfin' With Frank
Toronzo Cannon, Walk It Off
Barbara Lynn, It's Been So Long
Jonathan Butler, You Got to Believe in Something


Thursday, April 18, 2019

Playlist: April 17, 2019


MarchFourth, Science (Free Your Mind)
Mission Delirium, Khusura Khusura (live)
     Fri 4/19 @ The New Parish
The Budos Band, Sing A Simple Song
     Thu 4/18 @ The Fillmore
Orgone, Cosmic Slop
     Fri 4/19 @ Sweetwater Music Hall
     Sat 4/20 @ Moe's Alley
Average White Band, Pick Up the Pieces
     Mon-Tue 4/22-23 @ Yoshi's
Wee Willie Walker & the Anthony Paule Orchestra, If Only
     Wed 4/24 @ Empress Theatre
Sonny Rhodes, Please Love Me
     Thu 4/18 @ Biscuits & Blues
Quinn DeVeaux, Spend Some Time
     Thu 4/18 Space Theatre
Moonshine Jelly, Lawr y Lôn
     Sat 4/20 @ The Lost Church
Colin Linden & Luther Dickinson, Don't Let Go
     from the new album Amour
Tommy Castro & the Painkillers, Shakin' the Hard Times Loose (live)

Bob Dylan, Little Moses (live)
The Carter Family, Little Moses
John Lee Hooker, Moses Smote the Water
The Duhks, Moses Don't Get Lost
Bernie Knee, Passover on the Range
Jimmy Scott, Exodus
Ray Barretto, Exodus
Meshugga Beach Party, Dayenu
Elana Jagoda, It Would Have Been Enough (Dayenu)
Saul Kaye, Sea of Reeds
Elana Jagoda, Holy Sister Miriam
Grant Green, Go Down Moses
Fats Waller, Go Down Moses
Bob Dylan, Go Down Moses (live)


Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Playlist: April 10, 2019


Carolina Slim, Back Door Blues
Fraternal Order of the Society Blues, Do Lord
     Sat 4/13 @ St. Cyprian's Church
     Sun 4/14 @ Congregation Beth Sholom
Buddy Guy, The Blues Is Alive and Well
Christone 'Kingfish' Ingram, Fresh Out (feat. Buddy Guy)
     Fri 4/12 @ Luther Burbank Center
     Sat 4/13 @ Masonic Center
     Sun 4/14 @ Crest Theater
Joe Louis Walker, Gospel Blues
     Fri 4/12 @ Palms Playhouse
     Sat 4/13 @ Point Arena Theater
     Sun 4/14 @ Apple Blossom Festival
Missy Andersen, Whole Lotta Nuthin'
     Thu 4/11 @ Redwood Cafe
     Fri 4/12 @ Palms Playhouse
     Sun 4/14 @ Greenridge House Concerts
Swamp Dogg, Lonely
Guitar Shorty, Slow Burn
     Sun 4/14 @ Great American Music Hall
Lester Chambers, Johnny's Jungle
     Sat 4/13 @ 25th & York St. Block Party
Dom Flemons, SAn Francisco Baby
     Fri 4/12 @ Freight & Salvage
John Brothers Piano Company, C.H.P. (live)
     Sat 4/13 @ Torch Club

Mariza, Alma
     Fri-Sun 4/12-14 @ SFJazz Center
Tiffany Austin, You Must Believe in Spring
     Sat 4/13 @ The Sound Room
Postmodern Jukebox, Like A Prayer
     Fri 4/12 Golden State Theatre
     Sat 4/13 Uptown Theatre
The Cottontails, Boogie's the Thing
     Thu 4/11 @ Local Edition
     Sun 4/14 @ Riptide
Moonshine Jelly, Little Sadie
     Thu 4/11 @ Revolution Cafe
HowellDevine, Sadie
     Sat 4/13 @ Club Deluxe
     Wed 4/17 @ Biscuits & Blues
Hound Dog Taylor & the Houserockers, What'd I Say
Guy King, Countdown/Think
     Fri-Sat 4/12-13 @ Biscuits & Blues
Terry Robb, Darkest Road I'm Told (61 Highway)
     Sat 4/13 @ The Back Room
Jimmie Vaughan, (She's Got the) Blues For Sale
     Thu 4/11 @ Yoshi's
     Sat 4/13 @ Rio Theatre
John Brim, Moonlight Blues
Meklit, Birthday Song