Hull, Dakota Dave : New Shirt Kelly, Jack his South Memphis Jugband : Cold Iron Bed Blue Sky Boys : Asleep in the Briny Deep Poole, Charlie his North Carolina Ramblers : Can I Sleep in Your Barn Tonight Mister Jones, Bessie : Go to Sleep Little Baby Lucas, Lazy Bill : I Can’t Eat, I Can’t Sleep Mississippi Sheiks : Bed Spring Poker Lead Belly : In the Pines Smith, Bessie : Empty Bed Blues
Tonight we celebrated the life of, and mourned the passing of, Mikey Dread. All reggae/dub DJs are forever in debt to the Dread at the Controls, Michael Campbell…who went on to Zion March 15, 2008 at the young age of 54.
A big thanks to Beth Shaw for filling in for me this week as I recuperate from minor surgery. I still look back fondly on our days as co-hosts of Urban Folk after the untimely death of our friend Bob Feldman.
I knew she’d put together a great show. Here’s proof in the form of her playlist:
denotes new release
Hot Club of Cowtown, Orange Blossom Special, Continental Stomp, HighTone
John Doe Veronica Jane, Mama Don’t, This is Americana 2, Americana Music
Tony Gilkyson, Juanita, Goodbye Guitar, Rolling Sea