Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Playlist: September 11, 2019

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Jimmie Vaughan, Silly Dilly Woman
Eric Clapton, I Dreamed I Saw St. Augustine
     Wed 9/11 @ Chase Center
Catherine Russell, When Did You Leave Heaven
     Fri 9/13 @ SFJazz Center
Tiffany Austin, Music's Gonna Meet Me There
     Sat 9/14 @ SFJazz Center
     Sat 9/14 @ Piedmont Piano Company
John Brothers Piano Company, Fig Jelly
     Thu-Fri 9/12-13 @ SFJazz Center
Tumbledown House, Sullied Acres
     Thu 9/12 @ Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Sun Hop Fat, Yum Yum
     Thu 9/12 @ The Independent
HowellDevine, Come On In My Kitchen
     Fri 9/13 @ The Back Room
North Mississippi Allstars, Mississippi Bollweevil/Preaching Blues
     Sun 9/15 @ Sonoma Harvest Music Festival
Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, Call It What It Is
     Sat 9/14 @ Sonoma Harvest Music Festival
Rick Estrin & The Nightcats, I'm Running
     Sat 9/14 @ Sofia Tsakopoulos Center for The Arts
     Sun 9/15 @ Moe's Alley
Tin Cup Serenade, All I Can Do Is Cry
     Fri 9/13 @ Revolution Cafe

Green Day, Wake Me Up When September Ends
The Tempos, See You in September
Sarah Vaughan, September Song
Carole King, It Might As Well Rain Until September
Rosanne Cash, September When It Comes (feat. Johnny Cash)
Moe, September
My Morning Jacket, Old September Blues
The Bangles, September Gurls
Johnnie Taylor, It's September
Barry White, September When I First Met You
Earth Wind & Fire, September
Big Star, September Gurls
Buffy Sainte Marie, Sweet September Morning



Thursday, September 5, 2019

Playlist: September 4, 2019


Johnny Nitro, One More Nite
Johnny Nitro, Tom [sic] Castro & Kevin Russell, The Wrong Bed
Ben Folds, Levi Johnston's Blues
     Thu 9/12 @ JCCSF
Quinn DeVeaux, Another Love
     Fri 9/06 @ Club Deluxe
Aki Kumar, Sajan Re Jhoot Mat Bolo
     Thu 9/05 @ Club Deluxe
Little Steven & The Disciples of Soul, I Visit the Blues
     Wed 9/11 @ UC Theatre
Mark Hummel, Hand to Mouth
     Fri 9/06 @ Armando's
Rick Estrin & The Nightcats, Contemporary
     from the forthcoming album Contemporary
Toronzo Cannon, I'm Not Scared
     from the forthcoming album The Preacher, The Politician Or The Pimp
Gaucho, Angel (live)
     Thu 9/05 @ Laszlo Bar

Django Reinhardt, Anniversary Song
California Honeydrops, I Found A Love
U2, With Or Without You
Panique, Livin' On A Prayer (live)
Zero Mostel & Maria Karnilova, Do You Love Me?
Bob Dylan, Wedding Song
John Lennon, Grow Old With Me
Cowboy Junkies, Anniversary Song
Nina Simone, Marriage Is For Old Folks
The Fifth Dimension, Wedding Bell Blues
Al Green, Let's Get Married
The Proclaimers, Let's Get Married
Tom Waits, Johnsburg, Illinois
Blue Rodeo, Andrea


Thursday, August 29, 2019

Playlist: August 28, 2019


Ringo Starr, Postcards from Paradise
     Thu 8/29 @ Paramount Theatre
Blonde Toledo, Killing Floor
     Sat 8/31 @ Armando's
Howell Devine, Sirenic Woman
     Sat 8/31 @ Mystic Theatre
Poppa Chubby, It's A Mighty Hard Road
     Fri 8/30 @ Sofia Tsakopoulos Center for the Arts
     Sat 8/31 @ Mystic Theatre
     Sun 9/01 @ Moe's Alley
Elvin Bishop, My Soul
     Sun 9/01 @ Rancho Nicasio
Con Brio, Kiss the Sun
     Fri 8/30 @ Monarch
Kelly McFarling, Breakdown
     Fri 8/30 @ Sweetwater Music Hall
     Sat 8/31 @ Terrapin Crossroads
Nikki Bluhm & the Gramblers, Nothin'
     Thu 8/29 @ UC Berkley Redwood Grove
     Fri 8/30 @ Mystic Theatre
     Sat 8/31 @ Felton Music Hall
King Street Giants, One Hatchet, One Pitchfork
     Sat 8/31 @ Reel & Brand
Duke Robillard, Careless Love
     from the new album Earwoms
Fillmore Slim, Son of the Seven Sisters
     from the new album Son of the Seven Sisters
Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues, You're So Fine
     from the new album Roots and Branches: The Songs of Little Walter

Greg Keelor, City Is A Symphony
Greg Keelor, Star of the Show
Blue Rodeo, Fools Like You
Blue Rodeo, Last Laugh
Blue Rodeo, Outskirts
Blue Rodeo, Palace of Gold (in-studio)
Blue Rodeo, Joker's Wild (in-studio)
Blue Rodeo, Together (in-studio)
Blue Rodeo, Love and Understanding (in-studio)
Blue Rodeo, Are You Ready for the Country (in-studio)


Thursday, August 22, 2019

Playlist: August 21, 2019


Wil Blades, I Get the Blues When It Rains
     Sun 8/25 @ Freight & Salvage
Rob Reich, Cat Scorner 
     Thu 8/22 @ Yerba Buena Arts Center
Big Blu Soul Revue, Don’t You Know
Baby & the Luvies, Conjugal Visits
     Fri 8/23 @ Amnesia

Special in-studio guests: Blonde Toledo

     Sat 8/24 @ The Riptide

Blonde Toledo, Lost in the Woods
     from the new EP Eclecticide
Blonde Toledo, Swipe (in-studio)
Blonde Toledo, Dear Molatu (in-studio)
Blonde Toledo, Rope (in-studio)
Blonde Toledo, Tax Time Cumbia (in-studio)
Blonde Toledo, Long Way Home (in-studio)
Blonde Toledo, Little Miss Krissy
     from the new EP Eclecticide

Ringo Starr, Nashville Jam 
Ringo Starr, Right Side of the Road
Ringo Starr & Joss Stone, Who’s Your Daddy
     Wed 8/28 @ Paramount Theatre
Man or Astro-Man?, Principles Unknown
     Thu 8/22 @ Cornerstone
     Fri 8/23 @ SLO Brew Rock
King Dream, Patriot
      Fri 8/23 @ The Independent
     Sat 8/24 @ Felton Music Hall
Con Brio, Mistakes
     Sat 8/24 @ Fox Theatre
Wee Willie Walker, Your Good Thing (Is About to End)
     Wed 8/28 @ Club Fox
Herbie Hancock, Watermelon Man
     Fri 8/23 @ The Greek Theatre
Count Basie Orchestra, How Long Blues
John Lee Hooker, How Long Blues
Wynonie Harris, Git to Gittin’ Baby
Sister Wynona Carr, The Ball Game




Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Playlist: August 14, 2019


The Rolling Stones, Everybody Knows About My Good Thing
     Sun 8/18 @ Levi's Stadium
Aaron Neville, I Know I've Been Changed
     Mon 8/19 @ The Mountain Winery
     Tue 8/20 @ Crest Theatre
     Wed 8/21 @ Wente Vineyards
Taj Mahal, Going Up to the Country, Paint My Mailbox Blue
Shemekia Copeland, Americans
Blind Boys of Alabama, Talk Back Mic
     Tue 8/20 @ The Mountain Winery
The Stone Foxes, Arrogant
     Sat 8/17 @ Star City Music Festival
The Gold Souls, Nobody
     Fri 8/16 @ The Back Room
The Crux, Coalsack: The Pirate
     Fri 8/16 @ The Lost Church
Junk Parlor, Dance With Me Bela Lugosi
     Thu 8/15 @ Club Deluxe
     Fri 8/16 @ Peri's
King Street Giants, Silver & Coal
     Wed 8/21 @ Blue Note Napa
Oscar Peterson, Place St. Henri
Colin James, Dig Myself A Hole
Blonde Toledo, Where's That Sound
     Sat 8/17 @ The Big Easy
     Wed 8/21 on Fog City Blues

Creedence Clearwater Revival, Born on the Bayou
Creedence Clearwater Revival, Green River
Creedence Clearwater Revival, Ninety-Nine And A Half
Creedence Clearwater Revival, Bootleg
Creedence Clearwater Revival, Commotion
Creedence Clearwater Revival, Bad Moon Rising
Creedence Clearwater Revival, Proud Mary
Creedence Clearwater Revival, I Put A Spell On You
Creedence Clearwater Revival, The Night Time Is The Right Time
Creedence Clearwater Revival, Keep On Chooglin'
Creedence Clearwater Revival, Suzie Q
     from the new album Live at Woodstock


Thursday, August 8, 2019

Playlist: August 7, 2019


Preservation Hall Jazz Band, It Ain't My Fault (live)
    Thu-Sun 8/08-11 @ SFJazz Center
King Street Giants, Loophole
     Fri 8/09 @ Hopmonk Tavern
     Sun 8/11 @ Mill Valley Concerts in the Plaza
John Brothers Piano Company, Hump Tarantula (live)
     Thu 8/08 @ UC Berkeley Redwood Grove
Blonde Toledo, Killing Floor
     from the new EP Eclecticide
     Fri 8/09 @ Amado's
Howell Devine, Sookie Sookie
     Fri 8/09 @ The Sound Room
Charlie Musselwhite, Roll Your Money Maker (live)
Jimmie Vaughan, The Pleasure's All Mine
Buddy Guy, I Go By Feel
     Sat 8/10 @ SOMO Village

Outside Lands Aug.9-11

Phosphorescent, C'est La Vie No.2
     Thu 8/08 @ The New Parish
Leon Bridges, Smooth Sailin'
Mavis Staples, For What It's Worth (live)
Rainbow Girls, Down Home Girl
California Honeydrops, Tell Me (I Wanna Know)
Paul Simon, Wristband
     Fri 8/09 @ Fox Theatre

San Jose Jazz Summerfest Aug.9-11

The O'Jays, Do You Know How I Feel
Postmodern Jukebox feat. Gunhild Carling, Never Gonna Give You Up
Kim Nalley, Ferguson Blues
Tiffany Austin, Keep Your Eyes on the Prize
WCBS Caravan of All-Stars, Down Hearted
Quinn DeVeaux, One More Try
     Fri 8/09 @ Armando's
     Sat 8/10 @ Sophia's
Aki Kumar, Ye Chaand Sa Roshan Chehra
Pink Martini, Love For Sale
     Sun 8/11 @ Stern Grove

Barrio Manouche, Té a la Menta
     Sat 8/10 @ Club Deluxe
     Sun 8/11 @ Stern Grove
Tin Cup Serenade, Ya Ya Blues
     Fri 8/09 @ Revolution Cafe


Thursday, August 1, 2019

Playlist: July 31, 2019


Squirrel Nut Zippers, Memphis Exorcism
     Thu 8/01 @ Center for the Arts
     Fri-Sat 8/02-03 @ Blue Note Napa
Lost Dog Found, Four Drinks
     Fri 8/02 @ Brisbane Concerts in the Park

Special in-studio guests: Midtown Social (duo)

     Sat 8/03 @ The Independent

Midtown Social, Fantastic Colors
     from the forthcoming album Fantastic Colors
Midtown Social, Woke (in-studio)
Midtown Social, See About Me (in-studio)
Midtown Social, Magic (in-studio)
Midtown Social, Socialite Boogie

Royal Jelly Jive, Smoky Days
     Sat 8/03 @ Petaluma Music Festival
Terrie Odabi, Wade in the Water
     Wed 8/07 @ Club Fox
The Waifs, London Still
     Thu 8/01 @ Freight & Salvage
     Sat 8/03 @ Rio Theatre
     Sun 8/04 @ Sofia Tsakopolous Center for the Arts
Bob Dylan, Ballad of a Thin Man (rehearsal)
     Thu 8/01 @ The Uptown: Rolling Thunder Redux

Tommy Castro & the Painkillers, Lose Lose (live)
     Thu 8/01 @ Windsor Town Green
The Lucky Losers, The River
     Sun 8/04 @ Mill Valley Concerts in the Plaza
Marcia Ball, Pots and Pans
     Sun 8/04 @ Freight & Salvage
     Mon 8/05 @ Kuumbwa Jazz Center
Barrio Manouche, Bossa Mosquito
     Thu 8/01 @ Blue Note Napa
Gipsy Kings, Madre Mia
     Tue 8/06 @ The Mountain Winery
     Wed 8/07 @ The Warfield
Junk Parlor, Howl Like Coyote
     Sun 8/04 @ Ivy Room
Dennis Johnson, Fillmore Street
     Sat 8/03 @ Novato Concerts on the Green
Roy Rogers & The Delta Rhythm Kings, Mellow Apples (live)
Michael Bloomfield, Blues For Norman
Buddy Guy, Never Gonna Change
Buddy Guy, I Could Die Happy


Thursday, July 18, 2019

Playlist: July 17, 2019


The Raconteurs, Now That You're Gone
     Mon-Wed 7/22-24 @ Fox Theatre
The White Stripes, Seven Nation Army
Harry & the Hitmen, Make You Stay
Sun Hop Fat, Rhinosaur
     Thu 7/18 @ Starline Social Club
King Street Giants, It Is Still
     Sun 7/21 @ Goose & Gander
Hoxton Mob, Bring It On Home to Me
     Sat 7/20 @ Hotel Utah Saloon
Junk Parlor, Crocodiles
     Thu 7/18 @ Club Deluxe
     Wed 7/24 @ Sweetwater Music Hall
     Sun 7/28 @ Papermill Creek Saloon
Barrio Manouche, La Foule
     Fri 7/19 @ Palms Playhouse
     Sat 7/20 @ Club Deluxe
     Wed 7/24 Sweetwater Music Hall
Kendra McKinley, Telling Truths
     Thu 7/18 @ The SF Columbarium
Kim Nalley, Trombone Song (Big Long Sliding Thing)
     Sat 7/20 @ Mendocino Music Festival
     Mon 7/22 @ Kuumbwa Jazz
Tiffany Austin, Ain't No Grave (Can Hold My Body Down)
     Fri 7/19 @ Davies Symphony Hall
     Sat 7/27 @ SFJazz Center
Postmodern Jukebox, Like A Prayer
     Wed 7/24 @ The Mountain Winery
     Thu 7/25 @ Wente Vineyards

Bob Dylan, Full Moon and Empty Arms
Bob Dylan, Polka Dots and Moonbeams
Tom Waits, Drunk on the Moon
Paul Simon, Song About the Moon
Go Van Gogh, The Stars and the Moon
Elvis Presley, Blue Moon
Cowboy Junkies, Blue Moon Revisited (Song For Elvis)
Cowboy Junkies, Shining Moon
Lightnin’ Hopkins, Shining Moon
Quinn DeVeaux, Sun & Moon
Nina Simone, Everyone’s Gone to the Moon
Otis Spann, Moon Blues
Howlin Wolf, Coon on the Moon
Gil Scott-Heron, Whitey on the Moon


Thursday, July 11, 2019

Playlist: July 10, 2019


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