Lots of new and advance tracks this week, including: David Johansen, Peter Wolf, Lucinda Williams, Cliff Hillis, Fantastic Negrito, Lee Harvey Osmond, Charles Bradley, Joe Bonamassa, Ronnie Spector & The Ronettes, Night Madness, Hollis Brown with Bo Diddley, Ty Taylor and more. Also played Bruce Springsteen (with Flo & Eddie) ahd G Love & Special Sauce because they're coming to town. Older material included songs by Mike Ness, Willie Dixon, Mike Henderson, CCR, Michelle Shocked, Little Feat and more.
Today's program starts off in Hawai'i – ukulele, slack key & hula from some classic voices of the 50th State of the Union. Then I pay respect to First Nation Artist Annie Humphrey with 2 tracks from her early release "The Heron Smiled", including guest – John Trudell ! This is followed by European female vocalist Savina Yannatou and a Georgian traditional folk group who were in town recently sharing their centuries-old music. In the second hour I speak with Franklin Curbelo of the MN.
BIRTHDAYS-IN-BLUE From the Land of the Round Haircut for the True Source: The Real Father of Rock 'N' Roll— FATSDOMINO, The Man In Black JOHNNYCASH, Bayou Bluesman CLARENCE 'BONTON' GARLOW, New Orleans Legend-In-His-Own-Mind ERNIE K-DOE, and Rolling Stones Founder—The Ill-Fated