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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

Doug Schulkind guest hosts live from Pittsburgh! from Apr 8, 2020

4/8/2020
Music behind DJ: Jimi Hendrix - "Born Under a Bad Sign" - Blues The Subterraneans - "Psycho-Brainwashing Blues" - Down to Earth Color Humano - "Un Blues Para Adelina" - Color Humano II Meic Stevens - "Gwely Gwag [Empty Bed]" - Gwymon Music behind DJ: Bee Houston & His Highsteppers - "Blues for Rupez (D Flat Blues)" - The Hustler The Fujii & Fumica - "Sun Down" - We Pray the Brooze VC Hooker - "VC's Blues" - Ho! No 1 Roady Music from Vietnam Masato Minami - "Umi to Otoko to Onna"...

Duration:01:08:48

Special Pre-recorded Pandemic Holiday Show from Apr 1, 2020

4/1/2020
Sonny Boy Williamson - "Your Funeral and My Trial" Charley Patton - "Elder Greene Blues" Memphis Minnie & Kansas Joe - "Goin' Back To Texas" Harmonica Frank - "Swamp Root" Koko Taylor - "Wang Dang Doodle" Papa Lightfoot - "Jump The Boogie" Hound Dog Taylor - "Hawaiian Boogie" Larry Davis - "I Tried" Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys - "San Antonio Rose" Robert Johnson - "Crossroads Blues" Ray Charles - "Sinner's Prayer" Lavern Baker - "Bumble Bee" Buddy Boy Hawkins - "Voice Throwin'...

Duration:01:09:55

Episode from Mar 25, 2020

3/25/2020
Mose Allison - "I Don't Worry About A Thing" - I Don't Worry About a Thing Dave Bartholomew - "The Monkey" - The Classic New Orleans R&B Band Sound Muddy Waters - "She's Alright" - More Real Folk Blues Charley Patton & Bertha Lee - "Oh Death" - American Primitive Vol. I: Raw Pre-War Gospel The Spiritualaires of Hurtsboro, Alabama - "I've Got Somewhere To Lay My Head" - Singing Songs Of Praise Bob Dylan - "To Be Alone With You (Take 1)" - Travelin' Thru, Featuring Johnny Cash: 1967-1969:...

Duration:01:08:33

Episode from Mar 18, 2020

3/18/2020
Hank Williams - "Wait For The Light To Shine" - The Complete Hank Williams Wilbert Harrison - "Let's Work Together (Part 1)" - 7" Little Walter - "Crazy Mixed Up World" - 7" Willie Brown - "Future Blues" - American Epic Soundtrack Robert Jr. Lockwood - "Dig Myself a Hole" - Windy City Blues 1935-1953 Don & Dewey - "Kill Me" - They're Rockin' 'Til Midnight, Rollin' 'Til Dawn! Donald Byrd - "Cristo Redentor" - A New Perspective Blind Willie Johnson - "Dark Was the Night, Cold Was the...

Duration:01:09:09

Marathon Week 2 w/o-host Joe McGasko! from Mar 11, 2020

3/11/2020
Mississippi John Hurt - "Spike Driver Blues" The Cardinals - "Choo-Choo" Les Blank - "Talks About Lightnin' Hopkins" Lightnin' Hopkins - "Don't Need No Job" Owen Gray - "Midnight Track" Sonny Rollins - "Blue 7" Furry Lewis - "Waiting For A Train" Jimi Hendrix - "Hear My Train A-Comin' (acoustic version)" Werner Herzog - "Talks about Les Blank" http://www.wfmu.org/playlists/shows/91956

Duration:01:08:16

Marathon Week 1 with co-host Honky Tonk Radio Girl! from Mar 4, 2020

3/4/2020
Lee Diamond - "I Need Money" Jerry McCain - "Tryin' To Please" Lovey Williams - "Train I Ride" Plastic Bertrand - "Ça Plane Pour Moi" Memphis Jug Band - "Sometimes I think I Love You" Delmore Brothers - "Blue Railroad Train" Irma Thomas - "Don't Mess With My Man" http://www.wfmu.org/playlists/shows/91814

Duration:01:09:03

Episode from Feb 26, 2020

2/26/2020
The Syndicats - "Crawdaddy Simone" - Joe Meek Freakbeat: You're Holding Me Down - 30 Freakbeat, Mod, and R&B Nuggets The Mixtures - "Rainbow Stomp" - The East Side Sound Charles Sheffield - "It's Your Voodoo Working" - Louisiana Hoodoo Party: House Rockin' & Hip Shakin', Vol. 2 Robert Nighthawk - "Maggie Campbell" - Bricks In My Pillow Billy Love - "Juiced" - Chicken Shack Boogie, Volume 2 J.B. Hutto - "Dim Lights" - Chicago Blues: the Early 1950's Sonny Boy Williamson - "Your...

Duration:01:09:11

Episode from Feb 19, 2020

2/19/2020
Albert Collins - "Cookin' Catfish" - 7" Rahsaan Roland Kirk - "Three For The Festival (Live at Newport)" - Volunteered Slavery Rosco Gordon - "Tummer Tee" - Jook Block Busters, Volume 2 James "Red" Holloway - "A La Carte" - 7" Dr. Feelgood - "Keep It Out Of Sight" - Down By The Jetty Freddy King - "San-Ho-Zay" - 7" Hound Dog Taylor & The House Rockers - "Sen-Sa-Shun" - Release the Hound Duke Ellington & His Orchestra - "Ko-Ko" - The Blanton/Webster Band Johnny Otis Orchestra -...

Duration:01:08:29

Kevin Nutt guest hosts the show! from Feb 12, 2020

2/12/2020
Johnie Lewis - "Hound Dog On My Trail" - Alabama Slide Guitar Little Jimmy Reed - "Alabama's The Place To Be" - Schools Out Perry Tillis - "Nobodys Fault But Mine" - Too Close David Johnson - "Freight Train Blues" - Traditional Music From Alabama's Wiregrass J.W. Warren - "Louise" - Traditional Music From Alabama's Wiregrass Tom Bell - "Worried Blues" - Deep River of Song: Alabama Johnny Shines - "Arguing and Boodling" - Traditional Delta Blues Walter Roland - "Jookit, Jookit" Cow...

Duration:01:09:23

Episode from Feb 5, 2020

2/5/2020
Mary Lou Williams - "Roll 'Em" - 1944 Ronnie Hawkins - "Little Red Rooster" - Transfusion Barbara Lynn - "Sugar Coated Love" - Bluesin' By the Bayou: Ain't Broke, Ain't Hungry The Lovin' Spoonful - "A Cool Million" - What's Up, Tiger Lily? Original Sound Track Album Jimmy Reed - "Sugar, Sugar" - I'm Jimmy Reed (Deluxe Edition) Slim Harpo - "One More Day" - The Scratch Howlin' Wolf - "Back Door Man" - His Greatest Sides, Volume One Memphis Jug Band - "Aunt Caroline Dyer Blues" -...

Duration:01:09:11

Episode from Jan 29, 2020

1/29/2020
Anisteen Allen - "Moanin' The Blues" - Let It Roll Again 1949-1955 Roland Alphonso - "Blackberry Brandy" - Trojan Ska Box Set Fats Domino - "Going To The River" - They Call Me The Fat Man: The Legendary Imperial Recordings Josh Paxton - "Watermelon Man" - Standard Deviation The Clovers - "One Mint Julep" - Their Greatest Recordings: the Early Years Rosco Gordon - "Mean Woman" - Bootin' Boogie: The Sun Blues Archives Otis Blackwell - "Daddy Rolling Stone" - Singin' the Blues ZZ Top -...

Duration:01:08:41

Episode from Jan 22, 2020

1/22/2020
Memphis Jug Band - "Ruckus Juice & Chitlins" - The Jug, Jook & Washboard Bands Count Basie & His Orchestra - "Mutton Leg" - America's #1 Band! Wynonie Harris - "Down Boy Down" - Rock Mr. Blues Big Walter & His Thunderbirds - "Pack Fair And Square" - Jook Block Busters, Volume 1 Barrence Whitfield & The Savages - "Rock and Roll Baby" - Under The Savage Sky Albert King - "Wrapped up In Love Again" - Years Gone By George Woods - "She's So Fine" - Wardell Quezerque: Sixty Smokin' Soul...

Duration:01:08:44

Martin Luther King Jr & Robert Wilkins birthday special from Jan 15, 2020

1/15/2020
Reverend Robert Wilkins - "The Prodigal Son" - Prodigal Son Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. - ""The Other America" (excerpt)" - Stanford University, April 14, 1967 Harold Jackson and the Jackson Brothers - "The Freedom Riders" - Kent Harris' R&B Family Mack Rice - "Respect Yourself (demo)" - Faith & Grace: A Family Journey 1953-1976 The Staple Singers - "Long Walk To DC" - The Ultimate Staple Singers: A Family Affair The Last Poets - "Oh My People" - Oh My People Dr. Martin Luther King,...

Duration:01:09:03

Episode from Jan 8, 2020

1/8/2020
Bobby "Blue" Bland - "Ain't That Loving You" - The Anthology Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers - "Blues March" - Paris 1958 Lightnin' Hopkins - "Howling Wolf" - The Complete Aladdin Recordings Muddy Waters - "Howlin' Wolf" - 1950-1952 Howlin' Wolf - "Tail Dragger" - The Real Folk Blues Big Boy Spires - "About To Lose My Mind" - Chicago Slickers 1948-53 Wonder Boy Travis - "She's Got Eyes Like A Cat" - Louisiana R 'n B Otis Spann - "Popcorn Man" - Down To Earth: The Bluesway...

Duration:01:07:46

Episode from Jan 1, 2020

1/1/2020
Earl Curry - "One Whole Year Baby" - Rhythm n' Blues Pee Wee Crayton - "Do Unto Others" - The Big Push: Fast Fingering On Polished Frets Rosco Gordon - "Surely I Love You" - 7" Wilbert Harrison - "Don't Drop It" - 7" Sam Cooke - "Somebody Have Mercy" - 7" Memphis Slim & the House Rockers - "Shuffleboard" - The Come Back Louis Jordan - "Hardhead" - 7" Jessie Mae - "Don't Freeze On Me" - Souvenirs Of The Soul Clap Volume 3 Preston Frank - "Shake What You Got" - 7" Earl Forest - "Beale...

Duration:01:07:43

Episode from Dec 18, 2019

12/18/2019
Gil Scott-Heron - "New York Is Killing Me" - Visions of the Blues: Oxford American Southern Music CD #18 Earl Forest - "Now It's Alright" - Fernwood Rhythm 'N' Blues From Memphis The Flamin' Groovies - "The First One's Free" - Supersnazz The Flamin' Groovies - "32-20" - Teenage Head The Flamin' Groovies - "Doctor Boogie (Live at the Fillmore)" - California Born and Bred Roy Loney & The Phantom Movers - "Don't Believe Those Lies" - Phantom Tracks Roy Loney & The A-Bones - "Jump Into the...

Duration:01:08:02

Episode from Dec 11, 2019

12/11/2019
Lester Young - "D.B. Blues" - Complete Aladdin Recordings Tiny Bradshaw - "Mailman's Sack" - Breaking Up the House Cab Calloway - "The Calloway Boogie" - Are You Hep to the Jive? Milton Brown & His Musical Brownies - "Garbage Man Blues" - Western Swing Volume 2 Dr. Ross - "Polly Put The Kettle On" - Boogie Disease Ira Green - "The Twitch" - Sax Kari: Fumigate Funky Broadway Margaret & the Co-Pilots - "Surferliner" - http://soundcloud.com/margaretgarrett Snooks Eaglin - "Bottle Uo...

Duration:01:07:44

Episode from May 28, 2019

5/28/2019
The James Brown Soul Train - "Honky Tonk, Pt. 1" - 7" Sir Douglas Quintet - "Papa Ain't Salty" - The Return of Doug Saldańa T-Bone Walker - "T-Bone Jumps Again" - T-Bone Jumps Again Count Ferrell - "Wizard of Ah's" - Mad Mike Monsters Vol. 2 Amos Milburn - "Chicken Shack" - 7" Lightnin' Hopkins - "Fan It" - Lightnin' Hopkins Slim Gaillard - "Arabian Boogie" - Cement Mixer Put-ti Put-ti Larry Purnell - "Hot Nuts" - Stompin' 20 Walter Roland & Sonny Scott - "Guitar Stomp" - Before the...

Duration:01:09:09

Episode from Apr 23, 2019

4/23/2019
Magic Sam - "Every Night About This Time" - Magic Sam Live Lafayette Thomas - "Jumpin' In The Heart Of Town" - Blues Guitar Blasters Earl Hooker - "Razorback" - Sun Records: the Ultimate Blues Collection Jerry McCain & His Upstarts - "A Cutie Named Judy" - 7" Eddie Lang - "April Kisses" - Jazz Guitar Virtuoso Alvin Robinson - "Oh Red" - Shine On B.B. King - "Long Gone Baby" - 7" Wire Troop - "A Mind Of My Own" - Trio Power [wiretroop.bandcamp.com] Delbert McClinton - "Lost In A...

Duration:01:09:08

Guest host Irene Trudel gives a spin to The Blues from Nov 6, 2018

11/6/2018
Mose Allison - "Stop This World" - Allison Wonderland: The Mose Allison Anthology The Microscopic Septet - "Simple-Minded Blues" - Been Up So Long It Looks Like Down To Me: The Micros Play The Blues Thelonious Monk - "Ask Me Now" - Solo Monk Music behind DJ: Thelonious Monk - "Blue Monk" - The Complete Prestige Recordings Dinah Washington - "Love Me With Misery" - The Complete Dinah Washington On Mercury Vol. 2 1950-1952 Dave Frishberg - "You Would Rather Have The Blues" - Quality...

Duration:01:08:47