Articles Archive for April 2008

The Roadhouse 167
Posted in Shows on 26 April 2008

For this edition of The Roadhouse, I’ve got an hour of introductions for you – a show full of artists who have never been featured. They’re not necessarily new artists, but they’re all brand new to The Roadhouse, and they’re a good indication of the big broad world of blues lying out there on the […]

The Roadhouse 166
Posted in Shows on 19 April 2008

The 166th Roadhouse is a mess o’ blues. It’s pretty heavy on guitar and harp. It features youngsters and veterans, artists previously featured in The Roadhouse, and some new to the show. Sue Foley, Jason Ricci, David “Honeyboy” Edwards, Sugar Blue, and a moving track from the final Sean Costello CD. It’s an hour packed […]

Sean Costello passes
Posted in Blues Musicians on 18 April 2008

I was stunned last night to receive an email from Mark at the A1 Artist Spotlight podcast, nothing that young blues phenom and personal favorite Sean Costello died in his Atlanta hotel room on Tuesday night. Mark did the last interview with Sean, just hours before his death. You can listen to that interview here. […]

The Roadhouse 165
Posted in Shows on 12 April 2008

After a week away, The 165th Roadhouse starts at the beginning, runs through the middle, and ends at the end. It’s a puzzle of blues that fell together seemingly on its own, including King Biscuit Boy, Sean Costello, Marcia Ball, Eric Bibb, and Cold Blue Steel. Those are just the milemarkers, though, in an hour-long […]