Articles Archive for July 2013

The Roadhouse 439
Posted in Headline, Shows on 27 July 2013

This edition of The Roadhouse shines a sharp and bright spotlight on the Windy City, sprinkling Chicago blues throughout and dedicating two full sets to Chicago artists. Son Seals, Junior Wells, Otis Spann, Studebaker John, and James Cotton are mixed in with blues from other regions. But make no mistake – a Midwestern wind is […]

The Roadhouse 438
Posted in Headline, Shows on 20 July 2013

This edition of The Roadhouse is hotter than July, chock full of artists who will keep the temperature high. King King, Greg Nagy, Gina Sicilia, Eddie Taylor, and Kara Grainger shimmer in the heat like an oasis mirage. Protect yourself from the heat or dive right in. You’re in for a hot, hot hour of […]

The Roadhouse 437
Posted in Headline, Shows on 13 July 2013

Back in the air-conditioned cool of The Roadhouse Studios, this edition delivers an hour of cool blues. Omar & The Howlers, Watermelon Slim & The Workers, Trampled Under Foot, Rory Block, and Dana Fuchs help provide the foot-tapping chair-dancing vibe of another hour of the finest blues you’ve never heard – the 437th Roadhouse.

The Roadhouse 436
Posted in Headline, Shows on 6 July 2013

It’s festival season in The Roadhouse. With my annual trek to Davenport, IA and the Mississippi Valley Blues Festival, I feature artists from the festival weekend. John Primer & Bob Corritore, The 44’s, Mighty Sam McClain, Davina & The Vagabonds, and Walter Trout help build a festive atmosphere in the 436th Roadhouse – another hour […]