The BluzNdaBlood Show #271, United States of Blues, II !

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The BluzNdaBlood Show #271, United States of Blues, II !

Intro Song,
Billy Gibson , “Mississippi”, Southern Living

First Set – Chicago
Dave Specter , “Chicago Style”, Message ln Blue
Reverend Raven and the Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys, “Walking To Chicago”, Shake Your Boogie
James Cotton and His Big Band, “Born In Chicago”, Blive From Chicago-Mr. Superharp Himself

Second Set – Texas
Johnny Charles, “Texas Blues”, Stratified
Guitar Shorty, “Texas Women”, Bare Knuckle
W.C. Clark, “My Texas Home”, Deep In The Heart

Third Set – Mississippi
Omar and the Howlers, “Mississippi Hoo Doo Man”, Hard Times In The Land Of Plenty
Albert Castiglia, “Ghosts of Mississippi”, A Stone’s Throw
Super Chikan, “Hello Mississippi”, Chikadelic

Fourth Set –
John Studebaker, “Mississippi to Chicago”, 2013- Kingsville Junkin’
Roomful of Blues, “New Orleans Shuffle”, Hot Lil’ Mama
Shemekia Copeland, “Mississippi Mud”, 33 1/3

Thanks to Michael Allen Engstrom from the Crossroads Blues Gallery


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The BluzNdaBlood Show #255, Blues Yule Love, 2016!

Intro Song,
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, “Last night (I Went Out With Santa Claus)”, “Everything I Want For Christmas, Big Bad Records

First Set
Davina and the Vagabonds, “Sleigh Ride”, Christmas to cure cancer 5, Tony’s Treasures Production
G G King & Bluesband, “Christmas Celebration”, Christmas Blues
Keb’ Mo’, “Jingle Bell Jamboree“, The Best of Blues

Second Set –
Los Lonely Boys, “I’ve Longed For Christmas”, Christmas Spirit
Deb Ryder, “I’ll I’m Getting’ for Christmas is the blues”, Single, From Blind Raccoon
Matt Andersen, “Miss Merry Christmas”, Spirit of Christmas
Janiva Magness, “Every Day Will Be Like A Holiday”, A Blue Elan Christmas to benefit the Alliance for Children’s Rights, Blue Elan Records

Third Set –
Mike Albert & The Big “E” Band, “Santa Claus Is Back In Town”, Sean Carney’s Blues for a Cure Christmas,
Mike Pachelli, “The Christmas Song”, A Jazzy Guitar Christmas, Solid Air Records
Roomful of Blues, “Good Morning Blues”, Roomful of Christmas, Bullseye Blues
Texas Pete Mayes, “Merry Christmas Darling”, Blue Yule, Rhino Records

Fourth Set –
John Lee Hooker, “Blues For Christmas”, Blue Yule, Rhino Records
B.B. King, “Christmas In Heaven”, A Christmas Celebration of Hope, RCA Records
Eddie C. Campbell, “Santa’s Messin’ With The Kid”, Blue Yule, Rhino Records

Thanks to Michael Allen Engstrom for allowing me to grace my web sites and social media sites with his great artwork!

Hey folks! Come on out to my new web site and submit your comments! It’s Bluzndablood.com !


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The BluzNdaBlood Show #245, Priming My Pump For Knuckleheads!

Intro Song, Night Before at River City
Jimmy Adler, “Down In Alabama”, swing it around, Bonedog Records

First Day – Friday, August 12th
Quinn Sullivan, “Getting There”, Getting There
Sue Foley, “Me and My Chauffeur”, Change
Rod Piazza & the Mighty Flyers, “Sunbird’”, Soul Monster, Delta Groove Records
Shemekia Copeland, “Outskirts of Love’”, Outskirts of Love, Alligator Records

Second Day – Saturday. August 13th
Albert Castiglia, “What the Hell Was I Thinking’”, Big Dog,
Curtis Salgado, “Love Man”, Soul Shot, Alligator Records
Janiva Magness, “Long As I Can See The Light”, Love Wins Again, Fathead Records
Sugar Blue, “Bluesman”, Code Blue
Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues, “Back Alley Cat”, Blues Shock, Blind Pig Records

Third Set – Sunday, August 14th
Ben Prestage, “Fishin’ In The Dark”, One Crow Murder
Jonn Del Toro Richardson, “Tall Pretty Baby”, Tengo Blues
Tinsley Ellis, “It’s Not Funny”, Midnight Blue
Laith Al-Saadi, “Last Time You’ll See Me Cry”, Real

Thanks to Bruce Wheeler, his family, and all the volunteers!

Congratulations to the Blues Society of Northern West Virginia for holding their very first IBC Competition at the festival!


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The BluzNdaBlood Show #230, Blues Yule Love, 2015 Part 2!

Intro Song
Davina & The Vagabonds, “Sleigh Ride”, A Christmas to cure Cancer, Tony’s Treasures

First Long Set
Roomful of Blues, “Christmas Celebration”, Roomful of Christmas, Bullseye Blues Records
Grady Champion, “Blues on Christmas”, Goin’ Back Home, Grady Shady Music and Blind Raccoon Holiday Sampler 2015
Freddie King, “Christmas Tears”, The Best of Blues – The Christmas Collection,
Keb’ Mo’, “Jingle Bell Jamboree”, The Best of Blues – The Christmas Collection,
Lightening Hopkins, “Happy New Year”, Blue Yule, Rhino Records
Sean Carney Band, “Christmas Comes But Once A Year”, Sean Carney’s Blues For A Cure Christmas,

Second Long Set _WIB
Michelle “Evil Gal” Willson, “Five Pound Box of Money”, The Best of Blues – The Christmas Collection,
Janiva Magness, “Every Day Will Be Like A Holiday”, A Blue Elan Christmas to benefit the Alliance for Children’s Rights,
Roxy Perry, “Do Right Santa”, Single
Eliza Neals, “On This Merry Christmas Day”, Single

Third Set
South River Slim , “Santa Claus Is Back In Town’”, Single
B.B. King, “Christmas Love”, A Christmas Celebration of Hope,
Sonny Boy Williamson, “Santa Claus”, Blue Yule, Rhino Records
B.B. King, “Christmas In Heaven”, A Christmas Celebration of Hope,


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The BluzNdaBlood Show #229, Blues Yule Love 2015!

Intro Song
Big Joe Turner with Pete Johnson’s Orchestra, “Christmas Date Boogie”, Tell Me Pretty Baby, Arhoolie Records

First Long Set
Big Dave McLean, “Santa Come Down”, Christmas Blues, Stony Plain R Records
Reverend Shawn Amos, “Santa Claus Is Gonna Make It Right”, Single released in 2014, on the Blind Raccoon Holiday Sampler 2015
Benny Turner, “I Want Some Christmas Cheer”, Single released in 2015, on the Blind Raccoon Holiday Sampler 2015
Duke Robillard, “Duke’s Christmas”, Christmas Blues, Stony Plain R Records
Vaneese Thomas, “Peace And Goodwill”, Single released in 2015, on the Blind Raccoon Holiday Sampler 2015

Second Long Set
Buddy Guy, “Home For Christmas”, Unreleased exclusive promo
Roomful of Blues, “Santa Claus Do You Ever Get The Blues”, Genuine Houserockin’ Christmas, Alligator Records
Carey Bell, “Christmas Train”, Genuine Houserockin’ Christmas, Alligator Records
Lil Ed & The Blues Imperials, “I’m Your Santa”, Genuine Houserockin’ Christmas, Alligator Records
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, “Blue Christmas”, Everything You Want For Christmas

Third Set
Lightnin’ Hopkins , “Merry Christmas’”, Blue Yule, Rhino Records
Mike Pachelli, “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town”, A Jazzy Guitar Christmas, Solid Air Records
Sonny Rhodes, “Christmas 9-1-1”, Christmas Blues, Stony Plain Records
Stolen Hearts, “Let’s Get It On (For Christmas)”, Exclusive available on CDBaby.com

My apologies to Michael Allen Engstrom for my defacing Big Joe with a Santa hat!


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The BluzNdaBlood Show #228, Crazy World In Trouble!

Intro Song
James Harman, “Crazy Mixed Up World”, Rememberin’ Little Walter, Blind Pig Records

First Set
Andy T Nick Nixon Band, “This World We Live In”, Numbers Man, Blind Pig Records
Buddy Guy, “Crazy World”, Born To Play Guitar, RCA Silvertone Records
John Nemeth, “Love Gone Crazy”, Blues Live!,

Second Set
Roomful of Blues, “You’re Driving Me Crazy”, That’s Right
Micke Bjorklof & Blue Strip, “Troublemaker”, Ain’t Bad Yet, HokaHey Records
Bob Corritore & Henry Gray, “Trouble Blues”, Vol. 1: Blues Won’t Let Me Take My Rest,

Third Set
Rod Piazza , “Blues And Trouble’”, Tough and Tender
Hadden Sayers, “Crazy Enough”, Rolling Soul
Lightnin’ Hopkins, “Don’t Go Crazy”, Live in Munich Germany 6/23/77

Fourth Set
John Lee Hooker, “The Healer,” John Lee Hooker – Gold
Mighty Mike Schermer, “World Gone Crazy”, Blues In Good Hands, Vizztone


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The BluzNdaBlood Show #218, Blues… Live And Well!

Intro Song
Roomful of Blues, “That’s Right”, 45 Live, 2013 Alligator Records

First Set
Brandon Santini, “Have A Good Time”, Live & Extended!, VizzTone Label Group
Zac Harmon, “I Got News For You”, Live at Babe & Ricky’s Inn, 2002 Z-Mac Music
Stevie Ray Vaughn and Double Trouble, “Look At Little Sister”, Live Alive, EPIC Records

Second Set

The Mannish Boys , “Kid’s Jump”, Live & In Demand, Delta Groove Music
Buddy Guy & Junior Wells, “Every Day I Have the Blues”, Live In Montreaux, Evidence Records
John Nemeth, “Mother In Law’”, Blues Live, Nemeth Music

Third Set Vinyl Vault

Howlin’ Wolf, “Little Red Rooster”, Live Recording August 23, 1973, Denver Ebbett’s Field Soundboard
Koko Taylor, “Hey Bartender”, Blues Deluxe, Recorded Live at the 1980 Chicago Fest
Clarence Gatemouth Brown, “St. Louis Blues”, Real Life, Rounder Records

 

Fourth Set
Sean Costello, “Hucklebuck”, At His Best – Live, 2011 Landslide Records
Roosevelt Sykes, “Running The Boogie”, The Original Honeydripper, Blind Pig Records
The Nighthawks, “Matchbox”, Live & Acoustic, EllerSoul Records


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The BluzNdaBlood Show #212, Big Band Blues!

Intro Song
James Boogaloo Bolden Blues Band, “Big Boss Man”, No News, Jus’ The Blues, 2013 Real Records

First Set
Otis Grand, “In Your Backyard”, Blues ‘65,Main Gate Records
Roomful of Blues, “Just Keep On Rockin’”, 45 Live, Alligator Records
Bobby “Blue” Bland, “Time Out”, Brothers of Soul, R&B Records

Second Set

B.B. King, “Every Day I Have The Blues”, How Blue Can You Get, Retro Music, Glad to hear BB is well!
Mark May Band, “I Gotta Know”, Release My Soul, Bad Fork Records
Mighty Lester, “Swingin’ at Lesters”, We Are Mighty Lester, Mighty Lester Productions

Third Set FROM THE VINYL VAULT!!!
Bobby Rush, “Two Eyes Full of Tears’”, Upstairs at United, Vol. 11,
Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown, “Okie Dokie Stomp”, Real Life, Rounder Records, 1986
Earl King & Roomful of Blues, “Mardi Gras In The City”, Glazed, 1986 Black Top Records

Fourth Set
Eddie Shaw & The 757 AllStars, “Sack Full of Blues”, Still Hiding High
Big James and the Chicago Playboys, “The Blues Will Never Die”, The Big Payback, Blind Pig Records
Joe Turner and T-Bone Walker, “Lonesome Train”, Bosses of the Blues- Vol. 1, BMG Music

Thanks as always to Michael Allen Engstrom for allowing me to use his fantastic artwork on my web site and social media. Check him out at Crossroadsbluesgallery.com


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The BluzNdaBlood Show #210, Hot Blues To Thaw By!

Hello there! Welcome to another show! Recently I just got another few inches of snow and the lows at night were in the single digits! I’m so tired of this cold weather! If you are too, I’ve got some hot blues to help get you through all of this!

Intro Song
Dennis Jones, “Hot Sauce”, Pleasure and Pain, Leroy’s Boy Music

First Set
B.T. Richardson, “Hot Damn Mama”, Don’t Sing No Blues For Me,2006 Potpourri Music Works, Played that back on Show 21 and 50!
Mikey Jr, “Red Hot Kisses’”, The Acoustic Sessions, 8th Train Records, Sonny Boy Williamson Cover
Los Fabulocos w/ Kid Ramos, “Burnin’ the Chicken”, Self Titled, 2008 Delta Groove Records

Second Set

Quintus McCormick Blues Band, “Hot Lovin’ Woman”, Hey Jodie, Delmark Records
Guitar Shorty, “Slow Burn”, Bare Knuckle, Alligator Records
Big Bill Morganfield, “Hot Love”, Blues With A Mood, Black Shuck Records

Third Set – WIB
Cherry Lee Mewis, “Red Hot’”, Little Girl Blue, Cherry Jam Music, classic Robert Johnson tune!
Chrissie O’Dell and One Hot Mess, “Hot Potata”, If I Had A Dime, A DimeTime Production
Susan Tedeschi, “Just Won’t Burn”, Just Won’t Burn, Tone Cool Records

Fourth Set
Franco Paletta and The Stingers, “Red Hot Lovers”, I Like It Just Like That, Blues Buzz Production
Chubby Carrier, “Who Stole The Hot Sauce?”, A Celebration Of Blues – Great Louisiana Blues,
Roomful of Blues, “Red, Hot and Blue”, Swingin’ & Jumpin’”
JP Soars, “Hot Little Woman”, More Bess With Honey, Soars High Production

Please keep in touch! Friend me on Facebook, Follow me on Twitter, or e-mail me at dave@bluzndablood.com!

Keep the blues in the blood,

Dave


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The BluzNdaBlood Show #204, More Blues Yule Love!

It’s that time of year again and time for the “More Blues Yule Love, 2014” show!

Intro Song
Big Joe Turner, “Christmas Date Boogie”, Tell Me Pretty Baby, Arhoolie Records

First Set
Steve Gerard & The Mississippi Debonaires, “Every Day Is Christmas”, Sean Carney’s Blues For A Cure Christmas, Bluesforacure.org
Coco Montoya, “Bluesman’s Christmas’”, Alligator Records Christmas Collection, Alligator Records
Albert King, “Santa Claus Wants Some Lovin’”, The Best of Blues: The Christmas Collection, Hip-O Records
Sonny Boy Williamson (Rice Miller), “Sonny Boy’s Christmas Blues”, King Biscuit Time, 1993 Arhoolie Records

Second Set
The Brian Setzer Orchestra, “White Christmas”, Dig That Crazy Christmas!, Surfdog Records
Jimmy Thackery and the Drivers, “Merry Christmas Baby”, Christmas to Cure Cancer 5, Tony’s Treasures
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, “Last Night (I Went Out With Santa Claus)”, Everything You Want For Christmas, Big Bad Records
Roomful of Blues, “Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!”, Roomful of Christmas, 1997 Bullseye Blues

Third Set
Davina and the Vagabonds, “Please Come Home For Christmas’”, Christmas to Cure Cancer 5, Tony’s Treasures
Joe Bonamassa, “Lonesome Christmas”, Unreleased, Never released, brand new from his web site
Cyndi Lauper, “Blue Christmas”, You Can’t Keep A Good Woman Down, Icehouse Records

Fourth Set
Carey Bell, “Christmas Train”, Alligator Records Christmas Collection, Alligator Records
Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown, “Christmas”, Alligator Records Christmas Collection, Alligator Records
B.B. King, “Bringing In A Brand New Year”, A Christmas Celebration of Hope, 2007 Geffen Records

Thanks to Michael Allen Engstrom for his great artwork and letting me use them on my web sites!!

Special thoughts and prayers go out to my friend Randy Chortkoff… And also to my mother, who both are having serious health issues and challenges…

Congrats to my awesome son Daniel for his recent accomplishments! I love you, son!

Until next time,
BluzNdaBlood Dave