Thursday, May 26, 2011

Playlist: May 25, 2011

California Honeydrops, Judgment Day
     Fri 5/27 @ New Parish
     Sat 5/28 @ Red Poppy Art House
Quinn Deveaux & The Blue Beat Review, Good News
     Fri 5/27 @ Cafe du Nord
Steve Lucky & The Rhumba Bums, Adam's Rib
     Fri 5/27 @ Pacheco Plaza
     Sat 5/28 @ Sacramento Jazz Jubilee
Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, What's The Matter
     Sat 5/28 @ 50 Mason Social House
     Sun 5/29 @ Larkspur Flower & Food Festival
     Sun 5/29 @ The Makeout Room
Tracy Nelson, Victim Of The Blues
     Tue 5/31 @ Yoshi's San Francisco: The Blues Broads

Special guest: Dennis Juarez

     Sun 5/29 @ Slim's: A Celebration of the Life of Johnny Nitro

Johnny Nitro and the Door Slammers, Cross Cut Saw
Johnny Nitro and the Door Slammers, Little Girl
Johnny Nitro, Tommy Castro and Kevin Russell, Nobody Else's Arms
Cathy Lemons and Johnny Ace, I'm Not The Woman I Used To Be
Johnny Nitro and the Door Slammers, So Sharp

Santa Cruz Blues Festival: May 28-29

Jim Hendrix, Hear My Train A Comin'
North Mississippi Allstars, Big Mama's Door
Dave Alvin, Blind Love
Trombone Shorty, Backatown
Tommy Castro, Gotta Serve Somebody
      from the forthcoming album The Legendary Rhythm & Blues Revue - Live!

Elvin Bishop, Down In Virginia
     from the new album Raisin' Hell Revue
Fillmore Slim, Street Walker
     Mon 5/30 @ California Blues Festival
T-Bone Walker, Wichita Falls Blues
Junior Parker, Mystery Train
Levon Helm, Back To Memphis
     from the new album Ramble at the Ryman
Bob Dylan, & The Band, House of the Rising Sun
Bob Dylan, Leopard-Skin Pill-Box Hat (alt)
Lightnin' Hopkins, Automobile

Thursday, May 19, 2011

Playlist: May 18, 2011

Elvin Bishop, Callin' All Cows (live)
Elvin Bishop, The Night Time Is The Right Time (live)
     from the new album Raisin' Hell Revue
Junior Watson, Spring Roll
Tip of the Top, Stranger Blues
Phil Berkowitz, Beach Bar Boogie
     Sun 5/22 @ Servino: West Coast Blues For A Cure
Big Bill Broonzy, Southern Flood Blues

Special guest: David Roche

Funky Meters, Too Funky (live)
     Fri 5/20 @ Bimbo's 365 Club: Blue Bear Live VI
The Meters, Look-Ka Py Py

Johnny Nitro and the Door Slammers, Tramp (live)
Bob Dylan, Poor Boy Blues

Special guest: Elvin Bishop

Elvin Bishop, It Hurts Me Too (live)
Elvin Bishop, Blues Cruise

Bob Dylan, Subterranean Homesick Blues
Chuck Berry, Too Much Monkey Business
Memphis Minnie, Me And My Chauffeur Blues
Bob Dylan, Obviously Five Believers
Louis Armstrong, St. James Infirmary
Blind Willie McTell,  Dying Crapshooter's Blues
Bob Dylan, Blind Willie McTell
Billie Holiday, Having Myself A Time
Bob Dylan, Bye And Bye
Muddy Waters, I Just Want To Make Love To You
Bob Dylan, My Wife's Home Town
Bob Dylan, Sign On The Cross

Playlist: May 11, 2011

Muddy Waters, Hey Hey
Big Bill Morganfield, High Gas Prices
Lucky Peterson, I Believe I'll Dust My Broom
     Sun-Mon 5/15-16 @ Biscuits and Blues
Charlie Musselwhite, The Well
     Fri 5/13 @ Biscuits and Blues
Corey Harris, Money on My Mind
     Fri 5/13 @ The Union Room

Special guest: Bob Riesman - The Life and Times of Big Bill Broonzy

Big Bill Broonzy, Key To The Highway
Big Bill Broonzy, Eagle Ridin' Papa
Big Bill Broonzy, Just A Dream
Lil Green, Why Don't You Do Right
Big Bill Broonzy, I Feel So Good
Big Bill Broonzy, Black, Brown and White
Big Bill Broonzy, Hey Hey

Quinn Sullivan, Buddy's Blues
Buddy Guy, Living Proof
Pinetop Perkins & Willie 'Big Eyes' Smith, I Feel So Good
Robin Rogers, I Know I Done Wrong
Matt Hill, I Tried To Love A Crazy Woman

Elvin Bishop, What the Hell Is Goin' On (live)
     from the forthcoming album Raisin' Hell Revue
Guy Davis, House of the Rising Sun
     from the forthcoming album A Nod to Bob 2: An Artists Tribute to Bob Dylan on his 70th Birthday
Arthur Alexander, Anna
Larry Williams,  Short Fat Fannie
Kansas Joe McCoy, Pile Driver Blues
Memphis Minnie, Joe Louis Strut
Alberta Hunter, He's Got A Punch Like Joe Louis
The Dixieaires, Joe Louis Is A Fighting Man
Big Bill Broonzy, Big Bill Blues