PLAYLIST: Smokestack Lightnin' on WUCF, 89.9 FM, Orlando, Florida, August 18, 2018, 8pm to midnight Opening: Smokestack Lightnin' by Etta James DJ: Paul Newnum Engineer: Tommy Thompson Show #1277(SMOKE_081818)


Smokestack Lightnin's Top Ten New Blues CDs for this Week.

#10 Elvin Bishop's Big Fun Trio/I Can't Stand The Rain/Somethin' Smells Funky 'Round Here/Alligator

#9 Shemekia Copeland/Promised Myself/America's Child/Alligator

#8 Cyril Neville/New Orlean's Cookin'/Endangered Species: The Essential Recordings/Louisiana Red Hot

#7 The Proven Ones/Why Baby Why/Wild Again/Rose leaf

#6 Mike Wheeler/So Many Roads/Tribute: Delmark's 65th Anniversary/Delmark

#5 Joe Bonamassa/Let me Love You Baby/British Blues Explosion Live Disc 1/J&R Adventures

#4 Lurrie bell and The Bell Dynasty/Hard Hearted Woman/Tribute To Carey Bell/Delmark

#3 Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite/The Bottle Wins Again/No Mercy In This Land/Anti

#2 Buddy Guy; Keith Richards; Jeff Beck/Cognac/The Blues is Alive and Well/RCA-Silvertone

#1 Bob Corritore & Alabama Mike/Laundromat Blues/Don't let The Devil Ride/Vizztone

Top Ten Close Miss

Kat Riggins & Albert Castiglia/Kitty Won't Scratch/In The Boy's Club/Bluz Pik

Big Apple Blues/Deep Talkin'/Manhattan Alley/Stone Tone

End Hour 1

All New Blues This Week

Boz Scaggs/I've Just Got To Know/Out Of The Blues/Concord

Barry Goldberg/Lazy/In The Groove/Sunset Blvd.

Dennis Jones Band/Don't Worry About Me/We Three Live/Blue Rock

James House & The Blues Cowboys/Long Way Down/James House & The Blues Cowboys/Victor House

Billy Hector/Hit The Road/Someday Baby/self produced

Bob Lanza Blues Band/Full Time Lover/Kids Dogs & Crazy Women/Connor Ray

Trudy Lynn/Blues keep Knockin/same/Connor Ray

Deb Rhymer/Heartache & Trouble/Don't Wait Up/self produced

Keith Stone with Red Gravy/Crazy In Love With You/Keith Stone With Red Gravy/self produced

Ms. Jody/I'm Ms. Jody [I'm Doin' My Thang]/I'm Doin' My Thang/Ecko

Brigette Purdy/Lucille Don't You Weep/Still I Rise/Dirt Shack

Anthony Geraci & Sugar Ray Norcia/Why Did You Have To Go?/same/Blue Duchess

Nick Moss & The Flip Tops/Gone Hoggin'/Sadie Mae/Blue Bella 2005

End Hour 2

Jeremiah Johnson/Believe In America/Straight Jackst/Ruf

Vanja Sky & Mike Zito/Low Down & Dirty/Bad Penny

Crystal Shawanda/I'd Rather Go Blind/VooDpp Woman/New Sun

Blue & Lonesome Trio/Drop Down Mama/Pacing The Floor/Eller Soul

The Record Company/Roll Bones/All of This Life/Concord

J.P. Soars/Born In California/Southbound I-95/Soars High

Tom Hambridge & Sonny Landreth/This End Of The Road/The NOLA Sessions/Superstar

Vanessa Collier/Percolatin'/Honey Up/self

Rory Block/Gimme a Pigfoot and a Bottle of Beer/A Woman's Soul: Tribute to Bessie Smith/Stony Plain

Sugar Brown/Dew On The Grass/It's a Blues World...Callin' All Blues/self produced

Eliza Neals/Love Dr. Love/single/E-HRecords

Eugene Hideaway Bridges/Mom and Daddys Place/Live In Tallahassee/Armadillo

Bruce Katz Band/River Blues/Get Your Groove/Get Your Groove

End Hour 3 - CLOSE

The Best of Smokestack Lightnin'

Wee Willie Walker/I Don't Want To Take A Chance/Wee Willie Walker & The Anthony Paule Blues Orch./After a While/Blue Dot 2017

John Mays/I Found a Love/I Found A Love/Electro Fi 2011

KoKo Taylor/Evil/Queen Of The Blues/Alligator 1985

John Mayer Trio/Gravity/Try! The John Mayer Trio/Sony 2005

Willie Mabon/Poison Ivey/Chess Blues Piano Greats 1952-1972/Chess

The Animals/Please Don't let me Be Misunderstood/The Complete Animals/EMI 1964

Ray Charles/Blackjack/The Birth Of Soul Disc 1/Atlantic 1953

Nina Simone/I Put a Spell On You/Anthology 1957 to 1966/BMG

Tu Tu Jones/You Never Had Love/Blues Texas Soul/Bullseye 1996

Trampled Under Foot feat Danielle Nicole/This Is a Man's World/Badlands 2013

Toshi Reagon/Building Blues/Have You Heard?/Righteous Babe 2005


Georgia/Paul Oscher/Down In The Delta/Blues Fidelity 2005

Melvin Taylor/Blue Moon [radio edit]/Taylor made/self produced 2013