Articles Archive for August 2015

The Roadhouse 548
Posted in Headline, Shows on 29 August 2015

A new week rolls around with a new playlist of great blues. Reverend Raven & The Chainsmokin’ Altar Boys, Boo Boo Davis, Shemekia Copeland, Chris James & Patrick Rynn, and Wee Willie Walker make up a show that barely takes a breath from start to finish. It’s a playlist that’s curated with care and pushed […]

The Roadhouse 547
Posted in Headline, Shows on 22 August 2015

This edition of The Roadhouse has a few surprises: a new occasional segment and pre-release music from a highly-anticipated new release. John Primer, The Word, Sonny Landreth, Guy Davis, and Curtis Salgado fill our lineup card for the hour, an hour that’s going to go very, very quickly. Hold on tight for another hour of […]

The Roadhouse 546
Posted in Headline, Shows on 15 August 2015

Blues from all over – that’s the theme of this edition of The Roadhouse; all over musically and geographically. Bey Paule Band, Freddie King, Gary Clark, Jr., Gregg Allman, and The Ragpicker String Band assure that we’re going to thoroughly cover the spectrum of blues, as well as the map. It’s another hour of the […]

The Roadhouse 545
Posted in Headline, Shows on 8 August 2015

This week’s edition of The Roadhouse definitely fulfills something I say often: that there’s a real mix of blues in the hour. Sherwood Fleming, John Ginty with Alexis Suter, Pops Staples, Rhiannon Giddens, and The Eric Noden Band fill the show. And, though you might never think these pieces would all fit together, we’re looking […]

The Roadhouse 544
Posted in Headline, Shows on 1 August 2015

Wire and wood fills this edition of The Roadhouse with guitar masters from many spots on the blues spectrum. Albert Cummings, Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters, Canned Heat, Otis Rush, Sonny Landreth – they all bring a guitar to the table in The Roadhouse. With all these guitar greats, it’s a clear-cut case of the […]