Articles Archive for December 2015

The Roadhouse 565
Posted in Headline, Shows on 26 December 2015

Technical difficulties this week mean that the last show of 2015 is a Roadhouse Rewind. Replacement gear is on the way, and I should be back next week to kick off 2016 with a new edition of The Roadhouse. This edition of The Roadhouse ends the year with a real party atmosphere. Freddie King, Buddy […]

The Roadhouse 564
Posted in Headline, Shows on 19 December 2015

It’s the next-to-last holiday edition of The Roadhouse, with 2015 nearly in the rear-view mirror. I’ve got the usual mix of holiday and straight-up blues for the hour, including Marcia Ball, Colby James, Chris Yakopcic, Albert Cummings, and Charles Brown. As 2015 rolls away, another hour rolls in with the finest blues you’ve never heard […]

The Roadhouse 563
Posted in Headline, Shows on 12 December 2015

As the year winds down, this edition of The Roadhouse is chock full of releases from 2015. Slam Allen, Rhiannon Giddens, Long John Baldry, Brother Dege, and Mike Henderson fill the hour. Along with 9 or 10 other tracks, they absolutely help make it another hour of the finest blues you’ve never heard – the […]

The Roadhouse 562
Posted in Headline, Shows on 5 December 2015

As has become our tradition, Koko Taylor welcomes in the holiday season in The Roadhouse. And, I’ve got a holiday track in every set, with a bunch of Roadhouse debuts, as well. Helge Tallqvist, Bonita & The Blues Shacks, Jonn Del Toro Richardson, Ellis Hooks, and Francine Reed are among the names you’ve not heard […]