Monday, May 30, 2016

Sunday, May 22, 2016

HEARTACHES BY THE NUMBER

“The downside of settin’ the woods on fire.” —Bill Friskics-Warren, Heartaches by the Number



483.  Honky Tonk Blues • Hank Williams with His Drifting Cowboys • 1952



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Label pic: Rockfiles

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

ONE MORE RIDE

Vocal ping pong with Ira Tucker and Paul Owens. . . .


Angelic Gospel Singers with the Dixie Humming Birds
One Day • 1951


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Album cover: Discogs

Friday, May 13, 2016

BLUES IN CHICAGO


Willie Nix & His Band • Just Can’t Stay • 1953


Willie Nix, vocal; Snooky Pryor, harmonica; Sunnyland Slim, piano; Eddie Taylor, guitar; Alfred Wallace, drums.
Chicago, 14 October 1953

Monday, May 02, 2016

THE BLUES WHAT AM


The Sensational Nightingales • Burying Ground • 1959


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Sunday, May 01, 2016

IT’S MAY DAY

A friendly repost from May 1, 2012. . . .


Jim Garland • I Don’t Want Your Millions, Mister • 1963