Blues Show 289

R.I.P. Robert Belfour

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Robert Belfour – Smokestack Lightning

Ernie Hawkins – Too Tight

Tony Furtado Band – These Chains

Lee Sankey – Tell Me There’s A Sun

Ian Siegal – I Am The Train

Robin Bibi & Tony Marten – Come On

Hermann Posch & Christian Sand – Devil’s Woman

Black Circles – I’m Leaving

Joe Bonamassa – You Shook Me

George Fearon – Instrumental

Amen Corner – Gin House Blues

The Pieces Of Mind – Judgement Day

Kat & Co – The Scene

Delta Blues Gang – Last Phone Call

Jorma Kaukonen – The Terrible Operation

Dave Ray – The Devil Got My Woman

Ernest Troost – Disturbin’ Blues

Micke Bjorklof & Blue Strip – Ramblified

24 Pesos – Won’t Lie Down

Joe Bonamassa – Killing Floor

Lee Ritenour feat. Joe Bonamassa – Give Me One Reason

Charlie Parr – Evil Companion

Laurence Jones – Soul Swamp River

Jackson C Franks – Here Come the Blues

Fred Neil – Yonder Comes the Blues

Half Deaf Clatch – Last Fair Deal Gone Down

Ron Sayer Jr. & Charlotte Joyce – Do You Love Me Like You Love Yourself

Broken Levee – Feel Like Breaking Up Somebody’s Home

Sean Webster – Hear Me Now

Bad Bob Bates – Cryin’ Time

Laura Holland Band – Forgive Me

The Travellin’ Brothers – Magnolia Route

John Alex Mason – Write Me A Few Of Your Lines

Charlie Patton – Mississippi Boll Weevil Blues

Rory Block – Twelve Gates To The City




Blues Show 288 playlist



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Mike Henderson Band – I Want To Know
Sean Costello – Hard Luck Woman
Thomas Ford – Don’t Pay Them No Mind
Doug MacLeod – Find Your Right Mind

Ernie Payne – Curse of Hamm

Grey Cooper Blues Experience – Big Road

Mogwai – What Are They Doing In Heaven Today?

Duke Garwood – Heavy Love

Cary Morin – Yellow Dog Blues

Pura Fe – in A Sentimental Mood

Doug MacLeod – Too Many Misses For Me

Mike Henderson Band – If I Had Possession Over Judgement Day

Jeff Chaz – Instrument Of Pleasure

Dave Arcari – Soul of A Man

Rhiannon Giddens – Shake Shugaree

Matt Woosey – 99 and 1 Half Days

Palm Wine Boys – Hold On

Ollis Martin – Police & High Sherriff Come Ridin’ Down

Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar – My Crown

Thomas Ford – I Believe

Jaybird Coleman – Coffee Grinder Blues

Jeff Jensen – Bad Bad Whiskey

Grey Cooper Blues Experience – 7th Son Revisited

Big Red Radio – How Can This Be?

The Kung Fu Blues – You Don’ love Me

Mill Billy Blues – Don’t Let Your Mouth Write A Check That Your Butt Can’t Cash

Paul Barrere & Fred Tackett – Old Folks Boogie

Doug MacLeod – New Morning Road

Tangled Eye – Call Before You Come

Tomco – Like A Rolling Stone

Ma Polaine’s Great Decline – Numb

Julian Burdock & Danny Del Toro - Last Fair Deal

Echo & Cane – Full Moon Blues

Whistler & His Jug band – Pig Meat Blues

Blues Show 287

Greg Douglas, Sam Andrew, Bex Marshal at the Summer of Love Party, July 2014. RIP Sam. Photo by Chris Jones

Blues Show 287 by Gary Grainger on Mixcloud

Big Brother & The Holding Company – Ball & Chain

G. Love & Special Sauce – Blues Music

Dave Fields – Changes In My Life

Little Walter – My Babe

Struggle Buggy Live in the Studio:

– Rag Mama Rag

– Midnight Stepper

– Down In The Alley

– Black Hearted Blues

Lil’ Millett & His Creoles – Rich Woman

Struggle Buggy Live in the Studio:

– Early In The Morning

– Your Biscuits Are Big Enough For Me

– Gonna Tear Em Down

– Terraplane Blues

King Size Slim – Hard Way To Fall

Balkun Brothers – Got My Boots On

Kara Grainger – Breaking Up Somebody’s Home

Jordan John – I’ve Never Loved A Girl

Joakim Tinderholt – It’s Your Voodoo Working

Jim Wynn & His Orchestra - Every Time

Byther Smith – Hold That Train

Austin Breeze – Rainin’ In Memphis

Rob Stokes – Harp Blowin’ Blues

Spencer Bohren – Dirt Road Blues

Robin Trower - Dreams That Shone Like Diamonds

Peter Parcek 3 – Tears Like Diamonds

 Mojo Juju – Full Moon Over Budapest

Half Deaf Clatch – I’m No Superman

Dana Fuchs – Superman

D.A. Foster - The Real Thing

Tom Attah – Long Time

Jo Harman – Ready For Love

Dan Burnett – You’re Gonna Shine

Paul Deslauriers Band – She Should Be Mine

Phil Bee’s Freedom – Big Legged Woman

Robin Trower – Fallen

Robert Lockwood Jr. – Ramblin’ On My Mind

Martin Simpson – I Can’t Keep From Cryin’ Sometimes


Blues Show 286

The Red Dirt Skinners

The Red Dirt Skinners


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Don Covay – It’s Better To Have & Don’t Need

Tampa Red – When Things Go Wrong

Micke & Lefty – I’m A Guitar Man

Chubby Newsome – Back Bitin’ Woman

Dan Burnett – Happiest Man Alive

Ara Lee – Born

Pura Fe – Spirit In the Sky

Ndidi Onukwulu – Things About Comin’ My Way

Aaron Burton – The First Time I Met My Baby

Iko Iko – Motherless Children

Lightnin’ Hopkins – Coffee House Blues

Ash Grunwald – Longtime

Buick Six – Nobody’s Fault But Mine

Alma Mondy – A Job For A Jockey

Damon Fowler – I Hope it’s Gonna Rain

Red Dirt Skinners – Interview and in session:

– Lay Me Down to Sleep

– Sweet Tooth

– Up All Night

Jo Bywater – Silence Changed

Dick LeMasters – Three Fifty Seven

Joe Google Eyes August – I Cried

Jim Jackson – My Mobile Central Blues

Joel Fisk & The Breakdown – Travelling Riverside Blues

Rick Lollar Band – Grinnin’ In Your Face

Markus K – You Gotta Move

Mike Henderson Band – If I Had Possession

Dan Burnett – More Than You Deserve

Marcus Bonfanti – Bittersweet

The Idle Hands – Weatherman

Rebecca Downes – Round And Round

Paulo Nutini – Smokey Joe’s Cafe

Mike Henderson Band – Mean Red Spider

Chris King Robinson Band – Lipstick On Her Cigar




Blues Show 285

Album Of The Week


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Bukka White – Fixin’ To Die Blues

Alberta Hunter – I Got A Mind to Ramble

Mill Billy Blues – Rich Man’s Problem

Willie Watson – Mother Earth

Johnny Dowd – The Devil Don’t Bother Me

North Karelian Allstars – Red Haired Girl

Sonny Landreth – Shooting For The Moon

The Elgins – Sad Sad Day

Hakon Hoye – I Got Fever

Joakim Tinderholt – I Don’t Care Who Knows

Big Boy Bloater – Bear Cat

Johnny Hoy & The Bluefish – You You You

Jeremy Lyons & Members Of Morphine – Special Rider

Joakim Tinderholt – Gold Top

Bo Diddley – Bring It To Jerome

North Karelian Allstars – Hobo

North Mississippi Allstars – Shake (Yo Mama)

Half Deaf Clatch – Hill Country Rain

EddieVedder & Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan – The Face Of Love

The Derek Trucks Band – Sahib Teri Bandi – Maki Mandi

Billy D & The Hoodoos – Love Makes You Cry

Carl Weathersby – Hip Shakin Woman

The Nortons – Married To The Blues

Davy Knowles – Ain’t No Grave

Cary Morin – Yellow Dog Blues

Mark Spoestra – Sugar Babe, it’s All Over Now

Eliza Neals – Detroit Drive

Catfish – Little By Little

Sean Webster & The Dead Lines – Hear Me Now

How Askew – This Train Can’t Turn On The Tracks

The Mighty Smokin Spitfires – Better The Devil I Know

Acme Blues Company – Rack Em Up

Joel Fisk & The Breakdown – Crow Jane

Skip James – Special Rider Blues

North Karelian Allstars – Cypress Grove

Jeremy Lyons & Members Of Morphine – Hard Times Killing Floor

North Karelian Allstars – Memphis




Blues Show 284

Pierre K Band on The Blues Show


Blues Show 284 by Gary Grainger on Mixcloud


Fred Chapellier – I Just Can’t Lose The Blues

Victoria Spivey – Black Snake Blues

Ian Siegal & Jimbo Mathus – Building A Heavenly Houseboat

Tony Joe White – The Gift

Pierre K Band Live In The Studio:

– Trouble On My Mind

– Hard Living Woman

– Hear My Train A Comin’

– Foxy Lady

– Island Of Peace

Slim Harpo – Raining In My Heart

Pierre K Band – My Lady

Jo Ann Kelly – Long Black Hair

Lucille Hegiman – St. Louis Blues

Ian Siegal & Jimbo Mathus – Beulah Land

The Kung Fu Blues – Let The Blues Do the Healing

Trevor Sewell – I Talked To The Devil

Rebecca Downes – Messed Up

Dan Burnett Band – Use Me

Junco Partners – Bring It On Home

Ray Stubbs R & B All Stars – I Wish You Would

Lowell George – Easy Money

Sean Webster and The Dead Lines – I’d Rather Go Blind

Alberta Hunter – I Got Myself A Working Man

John Lee Ziegler – Going Away

Big Dave McLean – Police & High Sherriff

Ellen McIlwaine – Crawling Kingsnake

Dik Banovich - Get Back Old Devil

Jack Bottleneck – No Way

Arsen Shomakhov – How D’Ya Learn To Shake It Like That?

24 Pesos – Night Train

Blues Engine – The Devil is Dancing On The Roof

Chris Joyner – The Way You Do

David Wilcox – Bend A Little

The Jimmy Warren Band – Nothing But Blue

Dik Banovich – Woodcutter’s Blues