Red hot & blues

Posted: February 27, 2016 in The Blues Come Calling

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Listen here to this week’s edition of The Blues Come Calling:

Well, after the familiar intro theme, we kicked off The Blues Come Calling this week with power blues guitar man Brad Wilson and a track from his latest album Power Blues Live and it was a top choice, ‘All Kinds Of Fool. Now there seem to be plenty of new blues releases around just lately, so we were spoilt for choice, but we followed on with another from the new releases . . . . this time it was Jimmy Adler with ‘I Can’t Wait’, which you can find that on his new album Grease Alley . . .

I can’t waitBrad Wilson (Power Blues Guitar Live
All Kinds Of A Fool – Brad Wilson (Power Blues Guitar Live – 2016)
I Can’t Wait – Jimmy Adler (Grease Alley – 2016)
You’re Too Late Baby – George Shovlin & The Radars (Unconditionally Live-2016)
Lie To Me – Joe Cocker (First We Take Manhattan – 1999)
All By Myself – Dave & Phil Alvin (Common Ground – 2014)
Long Long Time – Rebecca Downes (Believe -2016)
Watching You – Carolyn Fe Blues Collective (Bad Taboo – 2014)

Pinetop’s Pick
Do Your Duty – Bessie SmithDave & Phil Alvin (Common Ground
Blues falling down
Blues Fall Down Like Rain – Mr Blue & The Tight Groove (Blues Dancer – 2009)
Handful of Riffs – Lonnie Johnson (Handful Of Riffs – 2012)
Red Hot & Blues – Thorbjorn Risager (From The Heart – 2016)
Change – Stevie Nimmo (Sky Won’t Fall – 2016)
Mellow Down Easy – Little Feat (Rooster Rag – 2012)
Well, we rounded off this week’s show with a very fine Stevie Nimmo (Sky Won’t Fallversion of ‘Mellow Down Easy’ and you may have heard many by others, but possibly not the version we closed with from Little Feat . . . . and if it sounded good to you, check out their 2012 album, Rooster Rag’ and you might surprise yourself.

But, we had run out of time on this week’s Blues Come Calling, so there was nothing left to do but head for the door, having first cleared up the records and CDs, put the smiling picture of the station boss back on the wall and waved everyone a cheery farewell. Then we were away, at least until same time same place next week. . . . . and remember . . . . have fun!

Broadcast by Miskin Radio
on 27 February 2016

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