Weekly World Blues with Matt Fiveash | WFMU-logo

Weekly World Blues with Matt Fiveash | WFMU

Music Podcasts

All the blues all the time. An antidote to the moribund, corny and/or humorless blues programming generally found on the radio.

All the blues all the time. An antidote to the moribund, corny and/or humorless blues programming generally found on the radio.

Location:

East Orange, NJ

Description:

All the blues all the time. An antidote to the moribund, corny and/or humorless blues programming generally found on the radio.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode from Sep 28, 2022

9/28/2022
Buster Bailey's Rhythm Busters - "Light Up" [0:00:00] Jesse Stone and his Orchestra - "Cole Slaw" [0:06:47] Big Joe Turner - "Honey Hush" [0:09:40] J.B. Hutto - "Combination Boogie" [0:14:09] Shirley Bergeron and the Veteran Playboys - "French Rocking Boogie" [0:16:23] Hop Wilson & His Two Buddies - "Chicken Stuff" [0:18:47] Rex Stewart & His 52nd St. Stompers - "Lazy Man's Shuffle" [0:20:19] Ray Charles - "Don't You Know" [0:23:29] Set: Ben E. King birthday set The Drifters - "This...

Duration:01:09:03

Episode from Sep 21, 2022

9/21/2022
R.L. Burnside - "See My Jumper Hanging on the Line" [0:00:00] Big Mama Thornton - "Wade In The Water" [0:06:35] Hasil Adkins - "Can't Help It Blues" [0:09:28] Peppermint Harris - "Angel Child" [0:11:41] Mozelle Anderson - "Tight Whoopee" [0:15:27] Leroy Carr & Scrapper Blackwell - "Papa's On The House Top" [0:18:06] Slim & Slam - "Palm Springs Jump" [0:21:02] Louis Prima - "Oh Marie" [0:23:39] Jimmy McCracklin - "Gonna Tell Your Mother" [0:26:24] Jimmy Reed - "Boogie in the Dark"...

Duration:01:08:05

Let Me Come Back (Honky Tonk Radio Girl guest hosts) from Sep 14, 2022

9/14/2022
The Checkers - "Let Me Come Back" [0:00:00] Willie Egans - "Oh Baby" [0:05:21] The Gardenias - "What's The Matter With Me" [0:07:36] Jay Dee Bryant - "I Want To Know (Do You Want Me)" [0:11:27] Dorothea Fleming and the Danny Small Orch. - "The Devil Is Mad" [0:12:12] Ramsey Lewis - "Mother Nature's Son" [0:14:20] Music behind DJ: Sandy Nelson - "Here We Go" [0:19:13] Big Sambo And The House Wreckers - "The Rains Came" [0:22:39] Benny Spellman - "Every Now And Then" [0:25:03] The...

Duration:01:09:37

Episode from Sep 7, 2022

9/7/2022
Warren Storm - "Gotta Go Back To School" [0:00:00] Billy Gayles With Ike Turner's Kings Of Rhythm - "Sad As a man Can Be" [0:06:56] Louis Jordan - "Fire" [0:08:56] Charles Mingus - "Boogie Stop Shuffle" [0:11:08] Walter Coleman - "Mama Let Me Lay It On You" [0:18:11] Professor Longhair - "Baby Let Me Hold Your Hand" [0:21:11] Georgie Fame & the Blue Flames - "Last Night" [0:23:28] Roland Alphonso - "Cleo's Back" [0:28:16] Buddy Holly - "Midnight Shift" [0:32:48] Sonny Rollins -...

Duration:01:08:53

Episode from Aug 31, 2022

8/31/2022
The World Famous Upsetters - "Every Night About This Time" [Little Richard, vocals] [0:00:00] Muddy Waters - "40 Days & 40 Nights" [0:07:04] Fleetwood Mac - "Rattlesnake Shake" [0:09:48] Big Maybelle - "Ocean Of Tears" [0:13:22] Elmore James - "So Mean To Me" [0:17:34] Big Joe Turner - "The Chicken and the Hawk" [0:19:53] Dinah Washington - "Destination Moon" [0:22:43] Bessie Smith - "Sing Sing Prison Blues" [0:25:53] New Orleans Owls - "White Ghost Shivers" [0:28:55] Malcolm...

Duration:01:09:39

Episode from Aug 24, 2022

8/24/2022
Slim Harpo - "Shake Your Hips" - 7" [0:00:00] Jack Dupree - "Stumbling Block" - 7" [0:06:41] Jimmy Liggins & His 3-D Music - "Drunk" - 7" [0:09:22] Square Walton - "Bad Hangover" - Juke Joint Blues [0:11:48] Lightnin' Slim - "Rooster Blues" - 7" [0:15:19] Mr. Bear & His Bearcats - "Peek-a-Boo" - Still Groove Jumping! [0:17:50] Washboard Bill With Mickey Baker & King Curtis - "Washboard Story" - 7" [0:20:30] Boozoo Chavis - "Hamburgers & Popcorn" - The Lake Charles Atomic Bomb...

Duration:01:08:12

Episode from Aug 17, 2022

8/17/2022
LaVerne Baker and the Gliders - "Jim Dandy" - 7" [0:00:00] Little Walter - "You Better Watch Yourself" - Boss Blues Harmonica [0:06:16] Dave Bartholomew - "Shout Sister Shout" - The Classic New Orleans R&B Band Sound [0:09:09] Laurel Aitken - "Yea Yea Baby" - Pioneer Of Jamaican Music [0:13:18] Andre Williams - "Bobby Jean" - Mr. Rhythm [0:16:29] Ruth Brown - "Mambo Baby" - Ruth Brown [0:19:04] Machito & His Orchestra - "Asia Minor" - Greatest Hits [0:21:38] Huey Smith & His...

Duration:01:08:42

Episode from Aug 10, 2022

8/10/2022
Jessie Mae Hemphill - "Jump Baby Jump" [0:00:00] Earl Hooker - "Razorback" [0:07:21] Hurricane Harry - "The Last Meal" [0:09:49] Ella Fitzgerald - "On The Sunny Side Of The Street (Live in Hollywood 1961)" [0:12:05] The Ohio Untouchables - "Your Love Is Real" [0:16:56] Little George Benson - "It Should Have Been Me" [0:19:55] Ray Charles - "I Like To Hear It Sometime" [0:22:20] Elmore James - "Pickin' The Blues" [0:24:59] Buster Brown - "Doctor Brown" [0:27:34] Marcel Dugas & Wild...

Duration:01:08:39

Classie Ballou memorial from Aug 3, 2022

8/3/2022
Mr. Sad Head - "Hot Weather Blues" [0:00:00] Lightnin' Hopkins - "Fan It" [0:07:49] Set: Classie Ballou R.I.P. Boozoo Chavis - "Paper In My Shoe" [Classie Ballou on guitar] [0:12:40] Classie Ballou & The Tempo KIngs - "D-I-R-T-Y D-E-A-L" [0:15:03] Classie Ballou - "Hey Ma Ma" [0:17:21] Classie Ballou - "Crazy Mambo" [0:21:18] Rosco Gordon - "Just A Little Bit" [Classie Ballou, guitar] [0:24:40] Classie Ballou - "Lucille" [0:26:50] Classie Ballou - "Classie's Whip" [0:29:30] Classie...

Duration:01:08:49

Guest host: DJ $mall ¢hange from Jul 27, 2022

7/27/2022
Jimmy Reed - "Outskirts of Town" [0:00:00] Staple Singers - "Standing By The Bedside Of A Neighbor" [0:05:14] Joe Liggins - "The Honeydripper" [0:07:23] Little Richard - "Jenny Jenny" [0:10:50] Etta James - "Thats All" [0:12:48] Lowell Fulsom - "Pico" [0:14:39] Albert King - "Crosscut Saw" [0:17:14] Otis Spann - "I'm Ready" [0:19:59] Albert Collins - "Snow Cone Part 1" [0:23:01] Rufus Thomas - "Bear Cat" [0:25:04] Joe Williams And Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra - "Get Out of My...

Duration:01:08:34

Episode from Jul 20, 2022

7/20/2022
Charles Mingus - "Slop" [0:00:00] Bo Carter - "Twist It, Baby" [0:08:55] Jimmy Reed - "Down In Mississippi" [0:12:10] Lazy Lester - "i Hear You Knockin'" [0:15:46] Gene & Billy - "It's Hot" [0:20:01] Nina Simone - "I Put A Spell On You" [0:23:03] Screamin' Jay Hawkins - "There's Something Wrong With You" [0:25:29] Varetta Dillard & the Four Students - "That's Why I Cry" [0:27:41] Etta James - "Market Place" [0:30:10] Fred Neil - "Blues on the Ceiling" [0:35:29] Howlin' Wolf -...

Duration:01:08:27

Episode from Jul 13, 2022

7/13/2022
Merline Johnson - "Want to Woogie Some More" [0:00:00] Link Wray & the Ray Men - "There's Good Rockin' Tonight" [0:06:49] Piano Red - "Wildfire" [0:09:37] Bo Diddley - "Bodacious" [0:11:51] The Hokum Boys - "Selling That Stuff (Instrumental)" [0:16:43] Memphis Minnie & Kansas Joe - "New Dirty Dozen" [0:19:34] Clue J & His Blues Blasters - "Salt Lane Shuffle" [0:22:21] Sam Cooke - "Shake, Rattle and Roll" [0:25:33] Carmen McRae - "I Love The Life I Live" [0:28:44] Mose Allison -...

Duration:01:07:16

Guest Host Dave the Spazz from Jul 6, 2022

7/6/2022
Howlin' Wolf - "Highway Man" The Robins - "Framed" Jessie Mae Hemphill - "Shake It, Baby" Floyd Dixon - "Hey Bartender" Slim Harpo & Ron Lundy - "Scratch My Back" Irma Thomas - "Security" Lottie Kimbrough - "Rolling Log Blues" The Prisonaires - "Baby Please" Little Brother Montgomery - "Talkin' Boogie" Guitar Slim - "Things That I Used To Do" Barbara Lynn - "You'll Lose a Good Thing" James Brown - "The Bells" The Rising Star Gospel Singers - "You Got To Move" George "Bullet"...

Duration:01:09:40

Episode from Jun 29, 2022

6/29/2022
Cannonball Adderley Quintet - "Mercy, Mercy, Mercy" [0:00:00] The Spiritualaires of Hurtsboro, Alabama - "Trouble" [0:09:24] Bukka White - "Fixin' To Die Blues" [0:13:06] Tiny Bradshaw - "Bradshaw Boogie" [0:17:49] Howlin' Wolf - "Oh Red" [0:20:23] Big Joe Turner - "Well All Right" [0:22:44] Big Maybelle - "New Kind of Mambo" [0:25:12] Andre Williams - "Going Down To Tia Juana" [0:27:42] Fleetwood Mac - "Rollin' Man" [0:30:42] The Spiders - "Witchcraft" [0:33:27] Swamp Dogg - "God...

Duration:01:07:57

Episode from Jun 22, 2022

6/22/2022
Rex Stewart & his Friends - "Blues In The Night" [0:00:00] Slim Harpo - "Wild About My Baby" [0:06:26] Billy Boy Arnold - "Here's My Picture" [0:08:23] Ike Turner & The Kings of Rhythm - "Cubano Jump" [0:10:27] Israel "Popper Stopper" Tolbert - "Shake Your Big Hips" [0:12:45] Robert Nighthawk - "Maggie Campbell" [0:17:21] Barbecue Bob - "Chocolate to the Bone" [0:20:12] King Nawahi's Hawaiians - "Hawaiian Melody" [0:22:55] Josaya Hadebe - "Wazibamba EmaRabini" [0:25:44] Furry Lewis...

Duration:01:08:11

The Junior Prom from Jun 15, 2022

6/15/2022
Little Junior Parker - "I Wanna Ramble" [0:00:00] Junior Wells - "Two Headed Woman" [0:06:51] Robert Junior Lockwood - "Dig Myself A Hole" [0:09:26] Jiving Juniors - "Over the River" [0:13:55] Lightnin' Junior & the Classics - "Somebody Changed the Lock" [0:16:02] Junior Gordon - "Blow Wind Blow" [0:18:33] Detroit Junior - "Too Poor" [0:20:43] Guitar Junior (Lonnie Brooks) - "Oo Wee Baby" [0:22:53] Junior Brown - "I Hung It Up" [0:25:27] Phineas Newborn, Jr. - "Harlem Blues"...

Duration:01:08:06

Episode from Jun 8, 2022

6/8/2022
Screamin' Jay Hawkins - "Bite It" [0:00:00] Howlin' Wolf - "Killing Floor" [0:07:09] Mississippi Fred McDowell - "Drop Down Mama" [0:09:58] The Supremes - "Honey, Honey" [0:14:41] The Coasters - "Sweet Georgia Brown" [0:16:55] Alvin Robinson - "Down Home Girl" [0:19:39] Sir Douglas Quintet - "Bacon Fat" [0:22:42] The Hi-Fidelities - "Help Murder Police" [0:25:06] Carl Perkins - "Matchbox" [0:27:26] Elmo James - "One Way Out" [0:29:35] Hound Dog Taylor - "Alley Music"...

Duration:01:08:01

Episode from Jun 1, 2022

6/1/2022
Junior Wells - "Shake It Baby" [0:00:00] James Brown & the Famous Flames - "Think" [0:07:36] Zip & The Zippers - "Gig" [0:10:26] The Ikettes - "Camel Walk" [0:12:57] Ronnie Hawkins & the Hawks - "Who Do You Love" [RIP] [0:15:37] The Little Killers - "Spider" [0:20:28] Jerry McCain & His Upstarts - "Choo Choo Rock" [0:22:48] Pee Wee Crayton - "Pee Wee's Wild" [0:25:01] Lightnin' Hopkins - "Big Mama Jump" [0:27:38] Big Bill Broonzy - "Hey Hey" [0:30:14] Louis Jordan & His Tympany...

Duration:01:08:48

Episode from May 25, 2022

5/25/2022
Fats Waller - "Spring Cleaning" [0:00:00] Jimmy McCracklin - "Savoy Jump" [0:06:54] Little Walter - "Crazy Mixed Up World" [0:09:42] Buddy & Ella Johnson - "Alright, Okay, You Win" [0:11:35] Pat Hunt - "I Ain't Talkin'" [0:15:42] Mose Allison - "I'm Not Talking" [0:18:28] Pearl Woods - "Don't Tell It All" [0:20:51] Buddy Guy - "Keep It to Myself" [0:23:12] Matthew Childs & His Three Buddys - "Funky Onions" [0:25:41] Floyd Jones - "Big World" [0:30:15] Lafayette Thomas - "Deep South...

Duration:01:07:40

Episode from May 18, 2022

5/18/2022
Speedy West & Jimmy Bryant - "Pushin' The Blues" - Swingin' on the Strings [0:00:00] Jessie Hill - "High Head Blues" - 7" [0:07:15] The Royals - "Get It" - Sexy Ways: The Best Of Hank Ballard & The Midnighters [0:09:54] Amos Milburn - "Let's Rock Awhile" - Down the Road Apiece [0:12:02] Joe Turner with Pete Johnson's Boogie Woogie Boys - "Cherry Red" - Big, Bad & Blue: the Big Joe Turner Anthology [HBD Big Joe Turner] [0:17:15] The Treniers - "Poon-Tang!" - They Rock! They Roll! They...

Duration:01:07:44