Articles Archive for August 2012

The Roadhouse 392
Posted in Headline, Shows on 25 August 2012

The 392nd Roadhouse will keep your feet tappin’, your butt movin’ and a smile on your face. Teresa James & The Rhythm Tramps, Michael Burks, Marion James, Mike Avery, and Bryan Lee fill out a great hour of blues from jump to gospel and traditional to contemporary. It’s the 392nd hour of The Roadhouse and […]

The Roadhouse 391
Posted in Headline, Shows on 18 August 2012

The Roadhouse bandstand is small, but we’re packin’ ‘em in in this edition. Anson Funderburgh & The Rockets, Guitar Shorty, The Bluesmasters, Johnnie Johnson, and Watermelon Slim make up part of the hour, sharing the dark little bandstand in the corner with eight or nine other acts. It’s another hour of the finest blues you’ve […]

The Roadhouse 390
Posted in Headline, Shows on 11 August 2012

The 390th Roadhouse is the archetype for the chair-dancing editions of the show. Luther Tucker, Mavis Staples, The Wild Cards, Linsey Alexander, and Jimmy Rogers provide the high-octane low-knock fuel for this edition, and I even throw in a set mostly requested by one of your fellow listeners. It’s a model for all the Roadhouse […]

The Roadhouse 389
Posted in Headline, Shows on 4 August 2012

The 389th Roadhouse packs a lot of music into an hour. Aaron Williams & The Hoodoo, Peter Green Splinter Group, Keith B. Brown, Kelly Bell Band, and Demetria Taylor lead the full gamut of blues in another hour of the finest blues you’ve never heard.