Smokestack Lightnin’ Dot Com #0621

Artist/Song/CD/Label

Smokestack Lightnin’s Top Ten Blues CDs for the week of June 17,2006

#10 Lee Gates/Black Lucy Moanin’ The Blues/Black Lucy’s Deuce/Music Maker
#9 Willie Big Eyes Smith/If You Don’t believe I’m Leavin’/Way Back/Hightone
#8 Tab Benoit/I Heard That Lonesome Whistle/Brother To The Blues/Telarc
#7 Moreland, Arbuckle & Floyd/Long Past Midnight/Floyd’s Market/Kingsnake Blues
#6 Chris Thomas King/St. James Infirmary/Rise/21st. Century Blues
#5 Dr. John/Personality/Mercernary/Blue Note
#4 Eddie Kirkland/I Cried/Booty Blues/self
#3 R.J. Mischo/Hippie’s Playground/He Came To Play/Crosscut
#2 Guitar Shorty/You Better Get Wise To Yourself/The Long & Short Of It/Shout
#1 Charlie Musselwhite/Just A Feeling/Delta Hardware Co./Real World

ALL New Blues

Joe Bonamassa/So Many Roads/You & Me/Premier Artists
Walter Trout & Jeff Healey/Workin’ Overtime/’Full Circle/Ruf
Lil Ed & The Blues Imperials/Nobody’s Fault But My Own/Rattlesnake/Alligator
Wentus Blues Band/Take It Away/single/Bluelight

New Acoustic Blues

Eric Bibb/Put On Your Robes Son/30 Years Of Stony Plain/Stony Plain
Nelson Adelard/Back Door Man/Unplugged/self
Adam Scramstad/Candy Man/No Sun Around Blues/self
Terry Daily/Trouble In My Way/I’ve Paid My Dues/self
Cephas & Wiggins/Ain’t Seen My Baby/Shoulder To Shoulder/Alligator

Battle Of The Classic Blues Men: Otis Rush vs. Hubert Sumlin

Otis Rush, Eric Clapton, Luther Allison/Every Day I Have The Blues/Otis Rush & Friends/Eagle
Hubert Sumlin/Down In The Bottom/Hubert Sumlin’s Blues Party/Shout
Otis Rush/All Your Love(I Miss Loving)/All Your Love I Miss Loving/Delmark
Hubert Sumlin/Without A Friend Like You/Healing Feeling/Shout

All New Blues

Robin Rogers/Me & My Chauffeur Blues/Crazy Cryin’ Blues/North 95
Lynwood Slim/Not Your Clown/Last Call/Delta Groove
Dave Alvin/Down On The Riverbed/West Of The West/Yep Roc
Tommy Z/The Blues Has Got To Come Home/Universal Love/South Blossom


Blues By Request

B.B. King & Eric Clapton/Ridin’ With The King/Ridin’ With The King/Reprise
Wiley Hunt/Shot Gun Shack/Mad Dogs & Okies/Mint Blue Island
William Clarke/Lollipop Mama/35x35/Alligator

All New This Week

Johnny Ferreira/Wine Women & Song/Rock & Roll Saxophonist/Pair-a-Dice
Rev Raven/My Life/Big Bee/Land-O-Blues
David Kimbrough, Jr./I Dreamed Pop Giged With Us/Shell Shocked/BC
Paul Orta & Lazy Lester/You Were My Lovebird/Shuffle With Lester/Great Blues Recordings
Bernard Allison/A Woman Named Trouble/Energized! Live In Europe/Ruf
Omar & The Howlers/Shake For Me/Bamboozled Live In Germany/Ruf
Pilgrimage/Jam With Mr. Tater The Music Maker/Pilgrimage/Ruf
Indigenous/I’ll Be Waiting/Shasing The Sun/Vanguard
Skin & Bones/Another You/Skin & Bones/self

New Instrumental Blues

Ronnie Earl/Soul Searchin’/Heart & Soul/Shout
Anson Funderburgh & The Rockets/Down At JJs/Blastoff/Shout
Arsen Shomakhov/Rainy Drive/Dangerous/Blues Leaf
Tom Principato/Tango’d Up In The Blues/Guitar Gumbo/Powerhouse