Articles Archive for July 2006

The Roadhouse 076
Posted in Uncategorized on 28 July 2006

For the fourth week in a row, the temperatures outside The Roadhouse Studios are well into the 90s, with no less than 80% humidity. In fact, the entire US is gripped in a heat wave that just won’t stop. But, the 76th Roadhouse Podcast is like the ice cubes in your sweet sun tea. Bo […]

Blues Links for 2006-07-25
Posted in Blues Links on 25 July 2006

Lever’s Blues Welcome Friends. Let’s sit back and discuss the Blues. I am collector of blues and an avid blues fan. I enjoy all types of blues. I created this site to showcase some of the truly great unsigned Blues acts from around the world. (tags: blues blogs) Blues and roots music website with […]

Blues Links for 2006-07-24
Posted in Blues Links on 24 July 2006

Stefan Grossman’s Guitar Workshop Radio Broadcast Radio workshops by guitarist Stefan Grossman from the 1970s and 1980s. (tags: blues guitar instruction) Sista Monica Blues singer nominated for “Best Soul Blues Female Artist” for the 2006 Blues Music Awards. (tags: blues artists)

The Roadhouse 075
Posted in Uncategorized on 22 July 2006

It’s the 75th edition of The Roadhouse Podcast – the diamond edition. And, diamonds are a fitting analogy. The world outside The Roadhouse creates great pressure, pushing out all but the purest blues carbon. The result is music that’s as tough and beautiful as the world’s hardest mineral. This week, the carbon is comprised of […]

Blues Links for 2006-07-22
Posted in Blues Links on 22 July 2006

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Wikipedia (tags: blues artists) Honey, Where You Been So Long? A lovingly-crafted blues blog rich with pre-war blues history. (tags: blues blogs) Corky Siegel’s Planet Web home of Corky Siegel, harmonicist extrordinaire and founding member of Siegel-Schwall Band. (tags: blues artists) Sampson Pittman – “Joe Louis” From the “Honey, Where […]

Blues Links for 2006-07-21
Posted in Blues Links on 21 July 2006

Killing Floor Blues (tags: blues blogs) Chris Whitley 1960 – 2005 (tags: blues music rock) Blues in London (tags: blues music) The 11th Annual Telestra Great Southern Blues and Rockabillity Festival (tags: blues festivals) The Kelly Richey Band: Speechless (tags: blues music artists) Honey, Where You Been So Long? (tags: blues blogs) Wanna√¢‚Ǩ‚Ñ¢ Learn Some […]

The Roadhouse 074
Posted in Uncategorized on 15 July 2006

After a 60-hour work week, it’s great to be back in The Roadhouse Studios. Though life can be a tough road, The Roadhouse offers a bit of shelter from the world and a way to relax after your own trying week. I did manage to bring a bit of that tough edge into the show, […]

The Roadhouse 073
Posted in Uncategorized on 8 July 2006

The 73rd Roadhouse Podcast is as hot as the July summer weather in The Little Blue House on the Wetlands. The sun is beating down and the blues are just cooking. From the brassy pipes of Candye Kane and Janiva Magness, to the hard-edged grit of Bob Kirkpatrick, to the fat wall of sound of […]

The Roadhouse 072
Posted in Uncategorized on 1 July 2006

The 72nd Roadhouse Podcast is another hour of the finest blues you’ve never heard. But, what does that really mean? The Beat Daddys, Dave Gross, The Gonstermachers, Magic Slim and the Teardrops, and Rich DelGrasso for starters. But they’re just five of the thirteen artists in this edition, nearly half of whom are truly independent. […]