Articles Archive for October 2012

The Roadhouse 400
Posted in Headline, Shows on 27 October 2012

The 400th Roadhouse jumps with an hour of jump and boogie blues. Louis Prima, Kid Ramos, Louis Jordan, Lavay Smith & Her Red-Hot Skillet Lickers, and Bullmoose Jackson take center stage on our little bandstand in the corner. The hour is pretty evenly divided between the jump and boogie pioneers and the relative new kids. […]

Roadhouse Rewind
Posted in Headline, Shows on 20 October 2012

I’m out of town this weekend, celebrating the wedding of my youngest brother. The Roadhouse will be back with a new show on October 27 – Roadhouse 400. In the meantime, enjoy a Roadhouse Rewind: Roadhouse 244 from October 24, 2009.

The Roadhouse 399
Posted in Headline, Shows on 13 October 2012

The 399th Roadhouse contains about as much music as I’ve ever had in a show. In fact, it’s so packed full, we’re at risk of breaking the fire code. Little Milton, Colin Linden, Shemekia Copeland, Maria Muldaur, and Robert Cray are among the many artists who fill yet another hour of the finest blues you’ve […]

The Roadhouse 398
Posted in Headline, Shows on 6 October 2012

In this edition of The Roadhouse, you can look forward to Magic Slim & The Teardrops, Samuel James, Paul Rishell, Albert Ammons, and some new music from Robert Cray. I’ve got a set of acoustic blues, some piano blues, and some straight ahead Chicago stemwinders . It’s all wrapped up in a clean blue package […]


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