Sun, 20 April 2008
This week's playlist:
• Why Don't You Tell Me by the Red Mercury Blues Band, from nothing purdy boutda blues (2004); available from CD Baby and the iTunes Music Store. Visit the Red Mercury Blues Band page at Download.com for more information and free downloads.
• Anytime You Want and How in the Devil, by Sean Costello, both from We Can Get Together (2008); available from Delta Groove Music and the iTMS. Visit SeanCostello.com and this page at DeltaGrooveProductions.com for more information.
• Whammer Jammer, I Feel That Old Feeling Coming On and Can't You See, all by The Legendary Rhythm & Blues Revue, and all from Command Performance (2008); available from Delta Groove Music, TommyCastro.com and the iTMS. Visit this page for more information.
Mentioned during this show: Delta Groove Music's press release about Sean Costello's death, The Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise.
Excellent online resources for more information about the blues: The Blues Foundation and the Delta Blues Museum; and be sure to download and listen to the DBM's top-notch (and free) podcast, the Uncensored History of the Blues. Be sure to read Today's Chicago Blues by Karen Hanson, an excellent guide to all things blues in present-day Chicago.