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Song of the Day – 1/20/17

There is a lot more of this blues great coming in 2017 for Song of the Day. I like the cool remix to this track. “Someday Baby” – R.L. Burnside – A Bothered Mind – 2004

Song of the Day – 4/22/16

This was easily the best score of record store day last weekend. Just an incredible album. “Little Red Rooster” – Big Mama Thornton – The Way It Is – 1970

Song of the Day – 4/17/16

It’s a bluesy kind of day. “Ramblin’ On My Mind” – John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers – Blues Breakers with Eric Clapton – 1966

Song of the Day – 3/5/16

This is a cool version of one of Keb’ Mo’s best songs. “She Just Wants to Dance” – Keb’ Mo’ – Keb’ Mo’ – 1994

Song of the Day – 2/11/16

Awesome female vocal… “I’m a Woman” – Koko Taylor – Earthshaker – 1978

Song of the Day – 8/25/15

This is one of my favorite live albums of all time. Hard to pick just one track but the one below is great. “Worry, Worry, Worry” – B.B. King – Live in Cook County Jail – 1971

Song of the Day – 7/23/15

It’s been too long since we featured the kid from Fargo. “Breakin’ Me” – Jonny Lang – Wander This World – 1998

Song of the Day – 7/15/15

Since we featured the new school of blues guitar players yesterday, it only seems fitting to get one of the old school members on this space today. “Leave Her Alone” – Junior Kimbrough – Most Things Haven’t Worked Out – 1997

Song of the Day – 4/28/15

I think it’s confession time for this common guy. I’ve completely underestimated the talents and quality of music created by the band Them. Basically, they were the band Van Morrison fronted before becoming Van Morrison in my mind which was a complete miss. This is the type of Van Morrison that I find the most … Continue reading

Song of the Day – 4/19/15

Since we called him out yesterday, it seems fitting to showcase him today. “If I Had My Way I’d Tear the Building Down” – Blind Willie Johnson – If I Had My Way I’d Tear the Building Down (Single) – 1927

Belgium/GermanyFebruary 17th, 2017