30 August 2014

The Blues Room #448 :: Shaun Kirk NZ Tour (RIP SRV)

The Blues Room, 27 August 2014
Episode #448

Shaun Kirk joins me on air from Australia. Hes coming out here to New Zealand again next week. We hope it warms up a bit for your Shaun! 

RIP Stevie Ray Vaughan aka SRV - (October 3, 1954 – August 27, 1990) - a legend, a guitar hero, a true blue Texan powerhouse!

1. Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble - Cold Shot
2. Joe Bonamassa - Different Shades of Blue
3. Shaun Kirk - Stitches
4. Shaun Kirk - Give To The Needy
5. Shaun Kirk - Two Hands On The Wheel
6. Nick Charles and Doc Span - I'm A Stranger
7. Alexis P Suter Band - Shake Your Hips
8. The Flaming Mudcats - Why'd You Break My Heart
Bonus Track - Happy Birthday Van Morrison - Healing Game

I didn't have time to include the SRV track I mentioned in the show so here the youtube clip of it.

21 August 2014

The Blues Room #447 :: Tony Kaye & Murray Loveridge In Studio

The Blues Room, 20 August 2014
Episode #447

Joining me in the studio for this episode is Tony Kaye and Murray (Dusty) Loveridge of The Blues Buffet (and 3rd from left in pic above) for a chat about The Blues Buffet's new upcoming album. We sample a few new tracks off the the album and enjoy a few older, classic blues tracks while we're at it. Enjoy! 

1. Mud Morganfield and Kim Wilson - Gone To Main Street
2. The Blues Buffet - YoYo Mac
3. John Lee Hooker and ZZ Top - Boom Boom Boom
4. The Blues Buffet - You S A
5. Robin Trower - Little Red Rooster
6. Johnny Winter - Good Morning Little School Girl
7. Tony Kaye and Nate Taiapa - Key To The Highway
8. Karise Eden - I'd Rather Go Blind

14 August 2014

The Blues Room #446 :: Ed Rome (UK) Interview

The Blues Room, 13 August 2014
Episode #446

The very talented Ed Rome chats to The Blues Room from the UK. Hes just recently released a great ska and reggae album but he can also lay down some great blues too. Enjoy!
1. Bob Dylan - Spirit On The Water
2. Eric Clapton - Willie And The Hand Jive
3. Stevie Wonder (with Marvin Gaye on drums!) - I Call It Pretty Music, 
But The Old People Call It The Blues (Part1)
4. John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers - Hideaway
Ed Rome Interview :: http://www.edrome.co.uk/
5. Ed Rome - Somethin' Extra
6. Rory Gallagher with Peter Green - Leavin' Town Blues
7. Eric Clapton feat. John Mayer - Magnolia

7 August 2014

Win Tickets To Bob Dylan's Hamilton Concert

For The Blues Room fans - because you rock! I have a double pass for Bob Dylan's SUNDAY 10th AUGUST concert at Claudelands Arena, Brooklyn Rd, Hamilton, NZ. You can have them if you post the best fact about Bob Dylan - just be prepared to back up your fact with a reference! 

Sound simple and easy? Great! I like simple and easy. 

(Post as many times/facts as you like, entrants must be members of The Blues Room group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/thebluesroom/). 

The Blues Room # 445 :: Another Hour Of Blues Power With Darcy Perry

The Blues Room, 6 August 2014
Episode # 445

The 'one and only' Darcy Perry presents Another Hour Of Blues Power! Enjoy!

1. Buddy Guy - Got My Eye On You
2. Saffire - The Uppity Blues Women - Middle Aged Blues Boogie
3. Rick Estrin & The Nightcats - Callin' All Fools
4. Otis Redding - Try A Little Tenderness
5. Chris Thomas King - If It Ain't One Thang, Its Two
6. Doyle Bramhall II - Problem Child
7. Jimmy Cliff - Many Rivers To Cross
8. George Thorogood - La Grange
9. Cream - Crossroad (LIVE)
10. Robert Cray - Labour Of Love
11. Jimmy Reed - Honest I Do
12. Eric Bibb - Angel