PLAYLIST: Smokestack L:ightnin’ #0398

Artist/Song/CD/Label

OUR CHOICE of the TOP TEN BLUES CDs for the week of 3/8/03

#10 Bobby Blue Bland/Where Do I Goo From Here?/Blues At Midnight/Malaco
#9 Ace Moreland/Hindsight is 20/20/Hindsight is 20/20/Kingsnake
#8 Calvin Owens/Message To Man/The House Is Burnin’/Sawdust Alley
#7 Jimmy Thackery/Blues ‘Fore Dawn/Guitar/Blind Pig
#6 Roomful of Blues/That’s Right!/That’s Right/Alligator
#5 Mighty Sam McClain/The Other Man In The Band/One More Bridge To Cross/Mighty Music
#4 Smokin’ Joe Kubek&BnoisKing/Healthy Mama/Roadhouse Research/Blind Pig
#3 Little Hatch/Hold That Train Conductor/Rock With Me Baby/APO
#2 Mickey Champion/Woke Up This Mornin’/What You Want/Tondef
#1 Nick Curran & The Nitelifes/Lonesome Whistle Blues/Doctor Velvet/Blind Pig

ALL BLUES BY REQUEST

Albert Collins/I Ain’t Drunk
Popa Chubby/Somebody Let The Devil Out/The Good The Bad & The Chubby/Blind Pig
Johnny Winter/Sound The Bell
Johnny Rawls/I Feel So Good/Get Up And Go/JSP

A TRIBUTE TO HANK BALLARD (1936 to 2003)

Hank Ballard & The Midnighters/Annie Had A Baby/Sexy Ways:The Best Of.../King
Hank Ballard & The Midnighters/Teardrops on a Letter/Singin’ & Swingin’ The Twist/King
Hank Ballard & The Midnighters/The Twist/Singin’ & Swingin’ The Twist/King
Hank Ballard & The Midnighters/Look At Little Sister/Mr. Rhythm & Blues/King
Hank Ballard & The Midnighters/Just One More Chance/Mr. Rhythm & Blues/King
Hank Ballard & The Midnighters/Finger Poppin’ Time/Spotlight On Hank Ballard/King
Hank Ballard & The Midnighters/I Need You/Naked In The Rain/After Hours

NEW BLUES FAVORITES

Dave Hole/Purple Haze/The Live One/Alligator
Robin Barrett/She’s Hot/Blue Movie/Twin Lion
Sonny Landreth/Hell At Home/The Road We’re On/Sugar Hill
Debbie Davies/Steppin’ Out/Key To Love/Shanachie
Harry Manx/VooDoo Chile(Slight Return)/Jubilee/Northern Music
John Hammond/Slick Crown Vic/Ready For Love/Back Porch
Steve James/Chicken Stuff/Fast Texas/Burnside
Jim Suhler/Dallas/Dirt Road/Topcat
Sonny Landreth/True Blue/The Road We’re On/Sugar Hill
Mama’s Boys/Coming Home/Chicken n’ Waffles/self
Chris Bell & 100% Blues/Cold Hearted Woman/Hell Is Too Hot For Me/Silver Bridge
Jeff Pitchell/Eye For An Eye/Heavy Hitter/Pyramid
Larry Thurston/School For Fools/School For Fools/Cousin Moe
Sandy Carroll/Forecast Blues/The Memphis Belles/Inside Memphis

FEATURED ARTIST-DELBERT MCCLINTON

Delbert McClinton/Before You Accuse Me/Genuine Rhythm & Blues/Hip-o
Delbert McClinton/Everything I Know About The Blues/Room To Breathe/New West
Delbert McClinton/Turn On Your Love Light/Genuine Rhythm & Blues/Hip-o

INTERNATIONAL BLUES- UK vs AUSTRALIA

Gwyn Ashton/Hot In Here/Fang It!/Riverside
The Deluxe Blues Band/Lambpoon/Blues Amongst Friends/Blues Leaf
The Inmates/Turn Back The Hands Of Time/Fast Forward/Riverside
The Blackjacks/Rhythm of the Blues/High Roller/J Club

BEST OF THE BLUES SAMPLERS
Charlie Musselwhite/Big River/Now This Is What We Call The Blues/Telarc
Bernard Allison/Storms Of Life/The Tone Cool Story Vol. 1/Tone Cool
Phillip Walker & The Big Band/Think/MC Records:The Best of 1996-2002
Luther Allison & Friends/I Wanna Be With You/Blues Revue Magazine Sampler Apr-May 2003