Smokestack Lightnin' Blues Radio is currently webcasting for your listening pleasure its newest 3 hour blues special (#0337-recorded April 22,2002). The URL is A full playlist can be found at the bottom of this e-mail. Click on our logo and you will go right to the show. This all-original Blues program is available on demand using RealPlayer. If you don't already have a Real Player you can download the software for free from Believe me, if you are a fan of the blues, it is well worth the effort.

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SET #1 (Top 10)
#10 Corey Harris/Money On My Mind/Downhome sophisticate/Rounder
#9 Roy Rogers/I'm With You/Slideways/Evidence
#8 Tab Benoit/Fast & Free/Wetlands/Telarc
#7 Paul Reddick & The Sidemen/One Way Trip/Rattlebag/Northern Blues
#6 Gary Primich/Mr. Lucky/Dog House Music/Antones

SET #2 ( More Top 10)
#5 Omar & The Howlers/Wall Of Pride/Big Delta/Blind Pig
#4 Kenny Blue Ray & Jackie Payne/Voo Doo Chile/Soulful Blues/Tone King
#3 Jimmy Cavallo/Lovin' Machine/The Houserocker!/Blue Wave
#2 Mike Morgan & The Crawl/Give Me Back My Wig/Texas Man/Severn
#1 Jimmy Thackery & The Drivers/Why Don't We Do It In The Road?/Blues White Album/Telarc

SET #3(Screamin' Jay Hawkins)
I Put A Spell On You/Voo Doo Jive-The Best of..../Rhino
Person To Person/Cowfingers & Mosquito Pie/Epic
Who's Been Talkin?/Stone Crazy/Bizarre

Set#4 (Big Bad Smitty)
How Many More Years?/Mean Disposition/Genes
Feel Like Love/same

SET#5 (Zydeco Blues)
C.J. Chenier/Coochie Coo Wi' Chou/Step It Up/Alligator
Beau Jocque/What Cha Gonna Do?/Check It Out,Lock It In,Crank It Up/Rounder
Chris Ardoin/Double Clutchin' Old Style/Turn The Page/Rounder
Mojo & The Gypsies/Hey hey/Mojo Gonna Git Ya!/self

SET #6 (New Acoustic Blues )
Steve Arvey/Canned Heat/its A Fine Line/self
Eric Bibb/Got To Do Better/Painting Signs/Earthbeat
Anders Osborne/Kokomo Blues/Preachin' The Blues/Telarc
Joe Louis Walker/Sugar mama/Down The Dirt Road/Telarc

SET #7 (A Blues Rock History Lesson)
The Paul Butterfield Blues Band/Work Song/East West/Elektra
Mike Bloomfield & Al Kooper/Really/Super Session/Columbia
The Electric Flag/Another Country/A Long Time Comin'/Columbia

SET #8 (Super Harps!)
Sugar Ray Norcia/Life will Be Better/Superharps/Telarc
Billy Branch/Pay Or Stay/Satisfy me/House Of Blues
Johnny Mars/Johnny's Groove/Mighty Mars/JSP

SET # 9 (New Urban Blues)
Tonya/Gotta C U 2 Nite/I Still Feel It/J Town
Quinn Golden/Do You Wanna Freak?/On Q/Ecko
Johnnie Taylor/I Love You Lady/Gotta Get The Groove Back/Malaco

SET #10 (Sum Serious Blues Rock)
Gary Moore/Enough Of The Blues/Back To The Blues/BMG
Little Milton & Govt Mule/I Can't Quit You Baby/Welcome To Little Milton/Malaco
David Gogo/Nightlife/Halfway To Memphis/Cordova Bay
Little Cisco/Hard To Carry On/Your Daddy's Home/self