Sun, 1 October 2006
This week's playlist:
• Show Me The Way by Johnny Rawls and the Rays, from No Boundaries (2005), available from TopCat Records, CD Baby, the iTunes Music Store and Amazon.com. You can also buy Johnny's CDs through JohnnyRawls.net.
• Badlands by Ross Neilsen, from his CD Where I'm From (2005), available from SkyNetMusic.com or Landwash Distribution. For more information and other tracks, visit Ross' page at the PodSafe Music Network and RossNeilsen.com.
• My Baby Don't Wear No Panties by Mean Gene Kelton and The Die Hards, from Most Requested (1999), available from Gene's online store, the iTMS and Amazon.com. For more information, visit JamboneRecords.com and GeneKelton.com.
• Little Black Dress by Mean Gene Kelton and The Die Hards, also from Most Requested.
• Low Down Dirty Shame by Mark Kerr, also from One Drink Away From The Blues.
• Baby's Been On My Mind by Blue Plate Special, from Can You Dig It (2006), available from CD Baby and Amazon.com. Also available from CD Baby: The Blues Ain't Pretty (2000) and No Place To Fade (1998). No Place To Fade is also available from the iTMS. For more information, visit BluePlateSpecialBand.com.
• Yer' Bad Behind by Blue Plate Special, also from Can You Dig It.
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.
(Music on Murphy's Saloon #42 courtesy of the artists and the Podsafe Music Network, where I obtained many of these tracks)