Show 82 Playlist:
The Can Kickers- Raisin A Rookus, Milksop:Unsung- The Hypocrit, Roxy Perry- Whole Dog, Dennis Gruenling- Bloodshot Eyes, Grayson Hugh- Blind to Reason, Janiva Magness- There It Is, Bill Kirchen & Too Much Fun- Lovin’ Cajun Style, Brian MacDonald-Midnight in Nowhere, Reverend Raven & the Chain Smokin’ Altar Boys- Shake Your Boogie, John Fries & the Heat- Another Love, Jim Carpenter & the Hoolios- I Can’t Drink Enough, Goodnight Blue Moon- New England, Jen Lowe- Waitress Song, The Mighty Soul Drivers- Blind, Crippled and Crazy, Mojomatics- Soy Baby.
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We discussed the Rolling Stone Top 50 albums of the Year for 2012 you can find the link here:
We also covered American Blues Scenes Top 10ish Blues albums of 2012 the link to that is here:
Gone but Never Forgotten the musicians we lost in 2012 the link is here:
Lastly our Host Brian Lee gave his Top 10 Blues and Blues Related Albums of the Year 2012 and they were in no particular order:
Gary Clark Jr- Blak and Blu, Smokin’ Joe Kubek & B’Nois King- Close to the Bone, Anders Osborne-Black Eye Galaxy, Michael Burks- Show of Strength, John Nemeth- Blues Live, John Nemeth- Soul Live, Shemekia Copeland- 331/3, Indigenous- featuring Mato Nanji, Heritage Blues Orchestra- And Still I Rise, and the Royal Southern Brotherhood- RSB.
Blues in the Area:
1/4 FRIDAY Johnny Winter – Infinity Music Hall (8pm) – Norfolk, CT The Soul of a Man – Theodores’ – Springfield, MA Greg Piccolo – Chan’s (8pm) – Woonsocket, RI Dan Stevens – Gumbo (8pm) – Worcester, MA
1/5 SATURDAY Johnny Winter – The Narrows Center for the Arts – Fall River, MA Christine Ohlman & Rebel Montez – The Knickerbocker Cafe (9pm) – Westerly, RI The Mighty Soul Drivers – Black-eyed Sally’s (9pm) – Hartford Dan Stevens – The G.W. Tavern – Washington Depot, CT
Black-Eyed Sally’s Weekly Rundown:
Wednesday 2 January Blues Open Mic hosted by Tim MacDonald
Thursday 3 January Goodnight Blue Moon w/Becky Kessler and Floyd Kellogg
Friday 4 January Jen Lowe & the Sensitive Dudes
Saturday 5 January The Mighty Soul Drivers
Monday 7 January Monday Night Jazz
I hope to see you out and about this weekend but if not please continue to support live music wherever you are. See you next week.