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A Sunrise Score

I had a wee dig at our new Sunrise the other night, and came up with a gem.

Oh yes. I do love me some Burnside. 171 more words

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365 Days of Album Recommendations - May 16

Jon Spencer Blues Explosion – Extra Width

Because sometimes you just have to kick the shit out of the blues to wake ’em up.

Blues fans may recognize The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion from when they backed up R.L. 26 more words

Album Recommendations

For The Record - Record Store Day 2017

It’s that time of year again! Record Store Day! During this Saturday in April, I spent my morning and early afternoon at independent record stores in Queens and Brooklyn. 908 more words


"See My Jumper Hanging On the Line" -- R.L. Burnside

R.L. Burnside at home in Independence, Mississippi in the summer of 1978.

From Alan Lomax’s American Patchwork Project.

Bonus track:


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. 8 more words


Saturday, December 10th


R.L. Burnside (and family), live, Independence, Miss., 1978

“When My First Wife Left Me”


“Boogie Instrumental”

Music Clip Of The Day

Friday, December 9th

sounds of Independence*

R.L. Burnside (1926-2005), “Poor Boy a Long Way from Home,” live, 1978


Music Clip Of The Day