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Blues and Rhythm Show 237 on 93.3 CFMU (Hamilton, Ontario)

Swear to Tell the Truth for Tuesday, August 23rd (1:00 to 2:30pm)


Mixed bag this week  – some R&B of the 50s and 60s, some of it might be considered early soul or proto-soul; Big Bill in 1940 Chicago; couple of Southwestern R&B performers recorded late in life; violin blues… 162 more words

Junior Wells - Hoodoo Man Blues

ARTIST: Junior Wells       

TITLE:  Hoodoo Man Blues




OTHER SONGS YOU MAY KNOW: Good Morning Schoolgirl, Hound Dog, Hey Lawdy Mama, Hoodoo Man Blues, Early in the Morning… 249 more words

Grade: A

Vinyl Sunday (Part 1)

After Uncle Lance‘s whirlwind visit to Ridgeway over the weekend which included absolutely zero swimming/running/cycling and waaaaay too many beers (before, during and after) at the Albino Rhino Beer Festival.  280 more words


Blues and Rhythm Show 225 on 93.3 CFMU (Hamilton, Ontario)

Swear to Tell the Truth for Tuesday, May 3rd (1:00 to 2:30pm)

We’re back live this week with a new show. This week, Jackie Robinson and baseball in R&B; unissued Rosetta Tharpe and Wynonie Harris; pre-1920 gospel; proto-Soul from Detroit. 117 more words

Haiku, Old School

“It don’t matter if – you’re young or old; find your groove – let the good times roll”

Buddy Guy - When I Left Home: My Story (2013)

I learned about Buddy Guy through Stevie Ray Vaughan. Citing his main influences in a magazine interview (Albert King, T-Bone Walker, and Lightnin’ Hopkins), Stevie mentioned Buddy Guy,”Nothing is better than when Buddy goes out of tune”. 646 more words