Articles Archive for September 2010

The Roadhouse 292
Posted in Headline, Shows on 25 September 2010

This week’s edition of The Roadhouse holds true to its tagline with some older tracks and new, some straight-up blues and some blends, some old familiar names and some you’ve not heard. Monkeyjunk, Lucky Peterson, Jimmy Bowskill, Son Seals, and Freddie King roll out another hour of the finest blues you’ve never heard – the […]

The Roadhouse 291
Posted in Headline, Shows on 18 September 2010

We’re in the middle of a cycle that’s dropped a bunch of new blues harp releases into my lap. The 291st Roadhouse drops at least a single harp cut into every set. The Nighthawks, Hound Dog Taylor, Charlie Musselwhite, Magic Slim, and Jay Gaunt headline an hour that features the best in new blues on […]

The Roadhouse 290
Posted in Headline, Shows on 11 September 2010

Contrary to popular belief, the blues is not all about the bad in life or a genre of exclusively sad songs. But, it is about life and is presented with a broad spectrum of views and styles. Mitch Kashmar & The Pontiax, Eden Brent, Jay Gaunt, Dave Specter, and JW-Jones play songs about life in […]

The Roadhouse 289
Posted in Headline, Shows on 4 September 2010

This week provides solid pavement for our ’57 Cadillac covertible of the blues with fewer but longer songs. Charlie Musselwhite, Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters, Albert Castiglia, Pinetop Perkins & Willie “Big Eyes” Smith, and Dutch Tilders stretch it out and move it along for another hour of the finest blues you’ve never heard – […]