27 April 2012

The Blues Room # 327 Alligator Blues Women

Genuine houserocking blues from Alligator Records on this episode, particulalry from some of my favorite Alligator Women! To end the show I spin some new tunes from Janiva Magness off her new release, 'Stronger For It.' You can find out more about it and purcahse it from http://www.alligator.com/artists/Janiva-Magness/

Episode 327, 25 April 2012

1. Mavis Staples - Step Into The Light
2. Marcia Ball - The Party's Still Going On
3. Koko Taylor - I'm A Woman
4. Katie Webster - Two Fisted Mama
5. Saffire - The Uppity Blues Women - Going Down To The River
6. Shemekia Copeland - It's In My Tears

7. Janiva Magness - Dirty Water
8. Janiva Magness - There It Is
9. Janiva Magness - You Got What You Wanted
10. Janiva Magness - I Don't Want To Do Wrong

25 April 2012

The Blues Room # 326 Kim Wlson

Kim Wilson is a monster harp player and a very cool guy in person. I had the priviledge of meeting him, chatting with him awhile backstage at Bluesfest and of course got to hear him blow that harmonica of his, and I loved every minute, hope you dig this episode, loads of harmonica in this one.

Episode 326, 18 April 2012

1. Soul 7 feat. Kim Wilson - Juke
2. Big Pete feat. Kim Wilson - Act Like You Love Me
3. Kim Wilson chats with Nate after 1st Bluesfest show
4. Jimmy Rogers feat. Kim Wilson - Sloppy Drunk
5. Big Daddy Wilson - Thumb A Ride
6. The Flamming Mudcats - Gimmie What You Got [NZ]
7. The Flamming Mudcats - Hate To Lose You [NZ]
8. The Flamming Mudcats - Five Star Lover [NZ]
9. The Mannish Boys - Gotta Move
10. Flattop Tom and His Jump Cats - Doin' The Do
11. James Blood Ulmer - Too Lazy To Work, Too Nervous To Steal
12. Billy Watson & His International Silver String Submarine Band - Oh My Darlin'
13. Mark Hummel - I Just Keep Lovin' Her
14. Dave Thomas with Wallace Coleman - Take It Out, Dave

20 April 2012

The Blues Room # 325, Bluesfest Special Part 2

Episode 325, 11 April 2012
Round two of spotlighting the amzing BLUESFEST music festival held at Byron Bay, Australia over easter.

1. Alabama 3 - Sister Rosetta
2. Seasick Steve - Thunderbird
3. Trombone Shorty - Dumaine St
4. Joe Satriani - Professor Satchafunkilus
5. Maceo Parker - Advanced Funk
6. Cold Chisel - My Turn To Cry
7. Joanne Shaw Taylor - Let It Burn
8. The Fabulous Thunderbirds - Thats All I Need To Know
9. The Backsliders - Walk Talk
10. John Fogerty - Have You Ever Seen The Rain
11. Buddy Guy - Let the Door Knob Hit Ya
12. Kenny Wayne Shepherd - I'm Leaving You
13. Canned Heat - Evil Is Going On
14. The Brian Setzer Orchestra - Stray Cat Strut, You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch

2 April 2012

The Blues Room # 324 Bluesfest Special, Part One


Episode 324, 4 April 2012

A special spotlight on Bluesfest artists, many of whom yours truely will get to enjoy LIVE at Bluesfest 2012! So looking forward to it! I'm just about to board my plane as I type this.

Click the picture above to take you to where you can purchase the offical Bluesfest 2012 CDs!!

1. Joanne Shaw Taylor - The World And It's Way
2. Crosby Stills and Nash - Southern Cross
3. John Hiatt - My Baby
4. Kenny Wayne Shepherd - Red House (Live)
5. Buddy Guy gets interviewed by Trevor Reeki [NZ]
6. The Brian Setzer Orchestra - Fishnet Stockings
7. Mason Rack Band - Cave Days
8. John Fogerty - Down On The Corner
9. Jonny Lang - Walking Away
10. The Fabulous Thunderbirds - Horsin around