27 July 2018

#651 :: Live Recording Wednesday :: Harmonica Greats (25 July 2018)

We feature four great harmonica players playing live concerts. Boom!

Lester Butler Feat. 13 - Automatic (Live Tamines 1997)
Lester Butler Feat. 13 - Cut It Out
Lester Butler Feat. 13 - I'll Cry For You
Jason Ricci & New Blood - Wish You Would (Live at Checkers Tavern)
Little Sonny - Honest I Do (Blastin' The Blues: Live At Parker Tower Blues Festival)
Little Sonny - Memphis B-K
Nico Wayne Toussaint - One More Mile (Plays James Cotton)
Nico Wayne Toussaint - How Long Can A Fool Go Wrong
Nico Wayne Toussaint - Midnight Creeper

19 July 2018

#650 :: Another Belly Fulla Blues with Fatt Max (18 July 2018)

Vanessa Collier – Sweating Like A Pig, Singing Like An Angel 
Keb Mo – Perpetual Blues Machine 
Seasick Steve – Cheap 
The Bennett Brothers – Hold On Tight 
J P Soars – Sure As Hell Aint Fooling Me 
Crystal Shawanda – Voodoo Woman 
Tas Cru – Fool For The Blues 
Albert Castiglia – Drowing At The Bottom
Jeff Jensen – Downtown 
Geoff Achison – A New Bad Habit 
Lightning Hopkins – Let Me Play With Your Poodle 
Clifton Chenier – Moon Is Rising 
Myles Goodwyn – Last Time I’ll Sing The Blues 
Taj Mahal – New Strangers Blues

16 July 2018

#649 :: Midge Marsden Tribute (11 July 2018)

Midge Marsden is a New Zealand music icon. We pay tribute to him as we look forward to seeing him perform in Hamilton at Nivara Lounge. We've borrowed an interview by Lynn Freeman as she recently caught up with Midge Marsden on Radio NZ. Midge is retiring from the touring scene (or so he says) so be sure to catch him at a venue near you.

1 Midge Marsden - Travelling On
2 Hank Williams Jr - Takin Back The Country
3 Bob Dylan - On The Road Again
4 Midge Marsden - Carry My Blues Away
5 Midge Marsden talks to Lynn Freeman about the homestretch of touring*
6 Dean Haitani - 47 Stones
7 Buddy Guy - End Of The Line
8 Buddy Guy - Milking Muther For Ya
9 Jake Mason Trio - Candy Smack
10 Fabulous Thunderbirds - Horsin' Around
11 Midge Marsden - Move Up To Country
12 Willie J Foster - I Woke Up This Morning

*Original link to RNZ interview. Thank you Lynn and Midge.

5 July 2018

#648 :: Hour Of Blues Power With Darcy Perry (4 July 2018)

Independence Day Blues Room with Darcy Perry

1. Muddy Waters - The Blues Had a Baby and They Called it Rock ‘n Roll
2. Johnny Cash - Ragged Old Flag
3. Big Funk Blues Band - Rome Wasn’t Burnt in a Day
4. Rose Cousins - Chains
5. Taj Mahal and Keb Mo - Diving Duck Blues 
6. Charley Crockett - Ain’t Gotta Worry Child 
7. The War and Treaty - Set My Soul on Fire
8. John Moreland - Salisaw Blue
9. Big Mama Thornton - Ball and Chain
10. Devon Gifillian - Trouble Maker
11. Luke Winslow King - I’m Glad Trouble Don’t Last Always
12. Blues Saraceno - Rock ‘n’ Roll
13. Dharmasoul and Jonah Tolchin - Love Again
14. The Bros. Landreth - How Deep is Your Love
15. Sam Cooke - Lost and Lookin’