Articles Archive for October 2017

The Roadhouse 660
Posted in Headline, Shows on 28 October 2017

After a few days with a bad cold, I think I found the best distraction – an hour of great blues. It’s also an hour with a full compliment of female voices. Lucky Peterson, Lucinda Williams, Shaun Murphy, Duke Robillard, and Laura Rain and the Caesars are all ahead. An hour of new music, an […]

The Roadhouse 659
Posted in Headline, Shows on 21 October 2017

I’ve got a young show in this edition, featuring quite a few artists who are under 40. That helps to provide a very contemporary feel. Erin Harpe & The Delta Swingers, B.B. & The Blues Shacks, Hamilton Loomis, King King, and Larkin Poe propel us through the hour. It’s an hour of new young blues […]

The Roadhouse 658
Posted in Headline, Shows on 14 October 2017

There’s another hour ahead with huge variety, include sets of gospel blues and Texas blues. Arthur Adams, Bessie Jones, Freddie King, Fathead, and Danielle Nicole may not seem to have too much in common, but they do. They’re all packed into another hour of the finest blues you’ve never heard – the 658th Roadhouse.

The Roadhouse 657
Posted in Headline, Shows on 7 October 2017

The seasons roll on in the 13th year of The Roadhouse and so do the great blues releases. I have three debuts in this hour – including one that might be a surprise and one that I was turned on to by another great blues show. Lucky Peterson, Sherman Holmes Project, Watermelon Slim, Walter Trout, […]


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