Thursday, January 31, 2013

Playlist: January 30, 2013

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Saffire – The Uppity Blues Women, The Bad Times
Ann Rabson with Bob Margolin, Let's Get Drunk and Truck
     Ann Rabson (1945-2013)
Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, Deed I Do
Hot Club of San Francisco, What a Little Moonlight Can Do
    Sun 2/03 @ SFJazz Center
Brass Menažeri, Vranjski San
     Fri 2/01 @ The New Parish

Howell Devine, Write My a Few of Your Lines
     from the new album Jumps, Boogies & Wobbles
Hillstomp, Little Angel Child
     Sat 2/02 @ Humboldt Brews
     Sun 2/03 @ The Crepe Place
The Wood Brothers, Up Above My Head (live)
Seth Walker, More Days Like This
     Sat 2/02 @ Great American Music Hall
     Mon 2/04 @ Don Quixote's International Hall of Music
     Tue 2/05 @Mystic Theatre
Seth Augustus, Tiny Little Head
     Sat 2/02 @ Cafe Revolution
Markus James, Exile Tracks
Vieux Farka Touré, Gido (feat. John Scofield)
     Sun 2/03 @ Yoshi's San Francisco
John Németh, My Future (live)
     Thu 1/31 @ Biscuits and Blues

Buddy Guy, Damn Right I Got The Blues (live)
     from the new album Live At Legends
Lucky Peterson, I'm Back Again (live)
     from the forthcoming album Live At The 55 Arts Club Berlin
Otis Taylor, Sit Across Your Table
     from the forthcoming album My World Is Gone
Cassie Taylor, Spoken For
     from the new album Blue

The gonifs, Arbeter Ring Sher / A Zekele Gelt
     from the new album The gonifs 
Gaucho, Dark Eyes
Hot Club of Cowtown, Dark Eyes (in-studio)
Django Reinhardt, Improvisation
Roosevelt Sykes, Monkey Face Blues
Elmore James, Stranger Blues
Eddie Taylor, Trouble No More (live)
Paul Pena & Big Bones, Too Poor To Be Rich (live)

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Playlist: January 16, 2013

Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band, The Dust Blows Forward 'n the Dust Blows Back

Special in-studio guest: Marshall Lamm

     Wed 1/23 @ SFJazz Center: Opening Night
     Broadcast live on KALW at 8:00 pm

Bill Cosby, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
McCoy Tyner, Blues For Jeff
Jason Moran, I'll Play The Blues For You
Bill Frisell, A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall
SF Jazz Collective, Superstition

Special in-studio guests: Joshua Howell & Pete Devine

     1/29-2/01 in Memphis, TN: International Blues Challenge

Howell Devine, HowellDevine Boogie Woogie
Howell Devine, Spoonful
Mississippi Fred McDowell, Write Me A Few of Your Lines
Howell Devine, Soft Steel Piston
Howell Devine, Rollin' and Tumblin'
Howell Devine, Mighty Long Time
Jimmy Reed, Take Out Some Insurance
Howell Devine, Shotgun Blues
Magic Sam, Lookin' Good
Howell Devine, Harmonica Wobble #2
     from the forthcoming album Jumps, Boogies, and Wobbles

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Playlist: January 9, 2013

Marc Ribot, Fat Man Blues
     Wed 1/09 @ Palace of Fine Arts
Los Lobos, West L.A. Fadeaway
     Sat 1/12 @ Bing Concert Hall
Howell Devine, Train
     Sat 1/12 @ Club Deluxe
     Sun 1/13 @ Club Fox: Road to Memphis Revue
Tin Cup Serenade, Sunny Oakland Day
     Thu 1/10 @ Rite Spot Cafe

Special in-studio guests: Brass Menažeri Balkan Brass Band

     Tue 1/29 @ Moe's Alley
     Fri 2/01 @ The New Parish: Ultimate Balkan Bash

Doppio Macchiato (in-studio)
Oliverov čoček (in-studio)
Rane Moje (in-studio)
Medley: Goranine čafanine / Četvorno (in-studio)
Plava devojka (in-studio)

Allman Brothers Band, Don't Want You No More / It's Not My Cross To Bear
Gregg Allman, Checking On My Baby
     Tue 1/15 @ Palace of Fine Arts
     Wed 1/16 @ Crest Theatre
Mitch Woods, Queen Bee (live)
     Sun 1/13 @ Half Moon Bay Brewing Company
Steve Lucky & The Rhumba Bums, Do The Pup
     Sat 1/12 @ Ashkenaz
Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, Miss Brown To You
     Fri 1/11 @ Red Poppy Art House
     Sat 1/12 @ Biscuits and Blues
Celia Ramsay, You Don't Know What Love Is
     Wed 1/16 @ Freight & Salvage: CD Release Party

Eddie Taylor (with Mark Hummel), Dust My Broom
     Sat 1/12 @ Napa Valley Opera House: Tribute to Jimmy Reed
Phil Berkowitz, Straight Up
     Fri 1/11 @ Murphy's Law
     Sat 1/12 @ Winterhawk Winery
Ray Manzarek & Roy Rogers, Greenhouse Blues
     Sat 1/12 @ Firehouse Arts Center
Pine Top Smith, Pinetop's Boogie Woogie
Tampa Red, Denver Blues
Elvis Presley, Roustabout

Thursday, January 3, 2013

Playlist: January 2, 2013

Mary Harris, Happy New Year Blues 
Blind Lemon Jefferson, Happy New Year Blues 
Lightnin' Hopkins, Happy New Year 
Lonnie Johnson, Happy New Year Darling
Lil Son Jackson, New Year's Resolution
Roy Milton Solid Serenaders, New Year's Resolution Blues

Special in-studio guests: Mark Hummel and Ron Thompson

     Fri-Sun 1/04-06 @ Yoshi's Oakland: Blues Harmonica Blowout – Tribute to Jimmy Reed

Jimmy Reed, You Don't Have To Go 
Eddie Taylor (with Mark Hummel), Red Light
Ron Thompson, Honest I Do
Joe Louis Walker, I'm On To You
Ron Thompson & Mark Hummel, Where Can You Be (in-studio)
Mark Hummel & Ron Thompson, High and Lonesome (in-studio)
Lazy Lester, Sugar Coated Love
The Fabulous Thunderbirds, You're Humbuggin' Me (live)
Ron Thompson & Mark Hummel, You Don't Have To Go (in-studio)
Mark Hummel & Ron Thompson, Natural Born Lover (in-studio)
Jimmy Reed, Hush Hush

Ron Hacker, House Rent Blues (live)
     Thu 1/03 @ Biscuits and Blues
Cathy Lemons, Good Morning Little Schoolboy
Wendy DeWitt, Jungle Boogie
Steve Freund, Lonesome Flight
     Fri 1/04 @ Slim's: Tip Your Hat To The Blues
Little Smokey Smothers & Elvin Bishop, Crack Head Woman (live)
Howlin' Wolf, I've Been Abused
Elvin Bishop & Little Smokey Smothers, Roll Your Moneymaker (live)