Articles Archive for July 2011

The Roadhouse 336
Posted in Headline, Shows on 30 July 2011

In the midst of a brutal Midwestern US heat wave, we’re cooling with blues in the 336th Roadhouse. Big Daddy Wilson, Monkeyjunk, The Jeff Golub Band, Larry McCray, and The Alexis P. Suter Band provide blues diversity, but never a diversion from being another hour of the finest blues you’ve never heard.

The Roadhouse 335
Posted in Headline, Shows on 23 July 2011

There’s no special theme in this edition of The Roadhouse. It does, however, stay true to the tagline. The hour is full of new releases, lesser-known cuts from legends, and music submitted directly by the artists themselves. Snooky Pryor, Mike Zito, C.C. Bronson, Johnny Adams, and W.C. Clark lead a no-frills hour of the finest […]

The Roadhouse 334
Posted in Headline, Shows on 16 July 2011

Get your chair-dancing cushion adjusted before settling in for the 334th Roadhouse. The blowout ahead includes Terry Hanck, Mighty Sam McClain, Monkeyjunk, Chris Thomas King, and Jimmy Dillon. With a featured artist set plunked into the middle to give your heart a rest, this edition has a little of everything and a lot of upbeat. […]

The Roadhouse 333
Posted in Headline, Shows on 9 July 2011

This edition of The Roadhouse brings 27th annual Mississippi Valley Blues Festival into the spotlight, with an hour of music from artists who performed at the festival. Sherman Robertson, Dwayne Dopsie & The Zydeco Hellraisers, Linsey Alexander, Harper, and Chocolate Thunder keep the hour moving right along with the headliners from the festival. The 333rd […]

The Roadhouse 332
Posted in Headline, Shows on 2 July 2011

In the midst of a summer heat wave in the Midwest, the 332nd Roadhouse delivers a big batch of hot blues. Texas Slim, Guy Davis, Lightnin’ Malcom, Roy Rogers & Ray Manzarek, and James Harman push the mercury to the top of the thermometer. It’s definitely one of the hottest hours in the blues and […]