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Smokestack Lightnin'
Program # 0318
Recording Date 08-16-99
Synopsis: This 5 hour edition of Smokestack Lightnin' features our top 5 countdown at the top of
the show, brand new music from Paul Rishell & Annie Raines,Taj Mahal with Toumani Diabate, Jimmy
Johnson, Jimmy "T99" Nelson, O.B. Buchana, and a very special Stax re-release by Gus Cannon.
Two special releases from Smithsonian Folkways Records are also featured, "Blues Routes" and
"Saints Paradise", and an instrumental collection called "The National Reso-Phonic Instrumental
Project" . Special sets this week feature a new Stax release with Albert King performing with
Stevie Ray Vaughan in 1983, A tribute to Mighty Joe Young, MCA's very special release "Women
Blues Singers 1928-69, 20 minutes of classic Canned Heat, and our second essential CD in the
blues, "Jimmy Reed at Carnegie Hall".


SET 1 ( Top 5 This week )
#1Louisiana Red/Arlene Blues/Millenium Blues/Earwig
#2Chizmo Charles/Hurricane/Up all Night/Blues Leaf
#3Snooky Pryor/Slow Down/Can't Stop Blowin'/Electro Fi
#4Dave Hole/Birds Eye Blues/Under The Spell/Alligator
#5The Fat City Blues Band/Help Me/Cool Shooz/Reet
SET 2 (Albert King In Session with Stevie Ray Vaughan)
Albert King&Stevie Ray Vaughan/Pride & Joy/In Session/Stax
Set 3 (All New This Week)
Paul Rishell & Annie Raines/Kansas City Blues/Moving To The Country/Tone Cool
Catfish Keith/Doggone My Bad Luck Soul/The National Reso-Phonic Instrumental Project/Time & Strike
Taj Mahal & Toumani Diabate/Catfish Blues/Kulanjan/Hannibal
Gus Cannon/Salty Dog/Walk Right In/Stax
Paul Geremia/The Booger Rooger Blues/The Devil's Music/Red House
Set 4 ( all NEW Blues this week)
Jimmy Johnson/My Baby By My Side/Every Road ends Somewhere/Ruf
Joe Louis Walker/Bluesifyin'(live)/Blues Routes/Smithsonian Folkways
Jimmy "T99" Nelson/How Long Blues/Rockin' & Shoutin' The Blues/Bullseye
Set 5 (Mighty Joe Young)
Mighty Joe Young/Starvation/Mighty Man/Blind Pig
/Got a Bad Case Of Loving You/Blues With A Touch Of Soul/Delmark
/On The Move Again/Mighty Man/Blind Pig
Set 6 ( Best of The New Blues/Rock)
Bo Diddley/Before You Accuse Me/Blues Power-Songs of Eric Clapton/HouseofBlues
Anthony Paule/Drownin' In The mainstream/Big Guitar/Blue Dot
Willie Lomax Blues Revue/Too Many Fences/Ribs Are Ready/Big Boss
Anders Osborne/Had My Reasons/Living Room/Shanachie
Set 7 ( Best of the New Soul/Blues)
O.B.Buchana/Its Over/Its Over/Susie Q
Little Milton/What Our Love Needs/For Real/Malaco
Keisha Brown/Some Bridges need Burning/The Keisha Brown Collection/Malaco
Ted Cash/Rock Me baby/Big Boss Man/La Fountaine
Tyrone Davis/Call Tyrone/Call Tyrone/Malaco
Set 8 (Women Singers Of The Blues)
Donna Hightower/I Aint In The Mood/Women Blues Singers 1928-69/MCA
Big Mama Thornton/Houndog/
Koko Taylor/Wang Dang Doodle/
Ike & Tina Turner/Three Oclock In The Mornin'/
Etta James/Something's Got A Hold On Me/The Best Of Etta James/MCA
Set 9(Best Of The New Blues)
James Solberg/Ballad Of A Thin Man/Tangled Up In The Blues-The Songs Of Bob Dylan/HouseofBlues
Curtis Salgado/Why Don't I Care?/Wiggle Outa This/Shanachie
Robert Cray/24-7 Man/Take Your Shoes Off/Ryko
Set 10 (Best of the New Blues )
The Dynatones/Cadillac Assembly Line/Shake That Mess/Blue Suit
Tail Dragger/Betty/American People/Delmark
Elvin Bishop/Country Blues/The Skin I'm In/Alligator
Set 11 ( Canned Heat )
Canned heat/Rollin' & Tumblin'/Uncanned-The Best Of Canned Heat/Liberty
/On The Road Again/
/Anphetamine Annie/
/Goin' Up The Country/
/Sugar bee/
Set 12 ( The best New Blues)
Lil Ed & The Blues Imperials/Compact Man/Get Wild!/Alligator
Jimi Prime Time Smith/I'll Play The Blues For You/Give me Wings/Atomic Theory
Luther Guitar Jr. Johnson/Stealin' Chickens/Live at The Rynborn/MC
Little Al Thomas/Bad Luck Baby/South Side Story/Cannonball
Set 13 (The Very Best New Blues/Rock)
The Rockin Highliners/Sassy Sally/Oh My/Stony Plain
Michael Holloway/Aint No Sunshine/Blues Travels Fast/Nightfly
Gashouse Dave & The Hardtails/Rent A Car Queen/Hollywood After Dark/Stony Plain
Savoy Brown/She's Leavin'/The Blues Keep Holdin' On/Mystic Music
Set 14 (Essential CD #2- Jimmy Reed at Carnegie Hall-Audio Fidelity Sound Lab/Vee Jay)
Jimmy Reed/I'm Mr. Luck/Jimmy Reed At Carnegie Hall/Audio Fidelity Sound Lab
/Aw Shucks Hush Your Mouth/
/I'm A Love You/
/Blue Blue Water/
/Ain't That Lovin'You Baby?
Set 15 ( Best new Blues)
A.C. Reed/Broke Music/Junk Food/Delmark
Sonny Rhodes/Blues Walk/Blue Diamond/Stony Plain
Arthur Williams/Chitlins & Hot Sauce/Harpin' On It/Fedora
Johnny Rawls/Can't Stop Thinkin' About You/My Turn To Win/JSP
Gary Primich/Dollar Dollar/Brotheration/Black Top
Kings Of Harmony/Oh Happy Dave/Saints Paradise/Smithsonian Folkways