PLAYLIST: Smokestack Lightnin’ Dot Com #0480

Artist/Song/CD/Label

Smokestack Lightnin’s Top Ten Blues CDs for the week of 5/1/04

#10 Aerosmith/Roadrunner/Honkin’ On Bobo/Columbia
#9 Hound Dog Taylor & The Houserockers/Wild About You Baby/Release The Hound/Alligator
#8 Keb Mo/One Friend/Keep It Simple/Okeh
#7 Eric Clapton/Stop Breakin’ Down Blues/ Me And Mr. Johnson/Reprise
#6 Curtis Salgado/Strong Suspicion/Strong Suspicion/Shanachie
#5 Ricky Fante/I Let You Go/Rewind/Virgin
#4 Jimmy Dawkins/Mean Ol’ Blues/Tell Me Baby/Fedora
#3 Charlie Musselwhite/Snake Song/Sanctuary/Real World
#2 Ellis Hooks/She Locked The Door/Uncomplicated/Artemis
#1 Guitar Shorty/Right Tool For The Job/Watch Your Back/Alligator

All New Traditional Blues

Brian Kramer & The Couch Lizards/No regrets/No Regrets/Armadillo
Fruteland Jackson/Big Road Blues/Blues 2.0/Electro Fi
Corey Harris/Dark Was The Night/Cold Was The Ground/Mississippi To Mali/Rounder
Robert Lockwood Jr./Love In Vain/The Legend Live/MC

All New Blues

Dr. Feelgood Potts/Bluesin’ N’ Cruisin’/Make It Talk/Ecko
Charles Wilson/ If Heartaches Were Nickles/If Hearaches Were Nickles/Delmark
Roscoe Chenier/Stick To You Baby/Straight Blues 4U/Black & Tan
Chief Schabutte Gilliame/Snakes Crawls At Night/Snakes Crawls At Night/Random Chance

Recently Re-released Blues Classics

Byther Smith/Hold That Train Conductor/Hold That Train/Delmark
Albert King/Put It All In There/Windy City Blues/Stax
Howlin’ Wolf, Hubert Sumlin’,Eddie Shaw/Dust My Broom/Alan Lomax Blues Song
Book/Rounder
Muddy Waters/Hoochie Coochie Man/Martin Scorsese presents The Blues/Universal
Otis Spann/Must Have Been The Devil/Windy City Blues/Stax

More New Blues

Jon Paris/Talk To Me Baby/Blue Planet/Blues Leaf
Tim Gonzales/Walkin’ Blues/Straight from The Heart/SVR
Greg Fingers taylor/Fine little Mama/Hi Fi Baby/Warehouse Creek
Teeny Tucker/Party My Blues Away/First Class Woman/Hot Rod

Best Blues From The Recent Past

Anthony Gomes/Upside To The Downside/Unity/33rd Street
Mike Morgan & The Crawl/Wild About You/Texas Man/Severn
Sean Costello/Low Life Blues/Moanin’ For Molasses/Landslide
Buddy Miles/Down At The Crossroads/Blues Berries/Ruf
Omar & The Howlers/Pushin’ Fire/Big Delta/Blind Pig
Long John Hunter & Tom Hunter/Can I Depend On You?/One Foot In Texas/Doc Blues

More Blues From 2003 We Didn’t Play Enough

Harmonica Shah&Howard Glazer/Early Mornin’ Blues/Uncut Detroit III/Venture
Rob Stone & The C Notes/Pickin’ The Blues/Just My Luck/Earwig
Frank Goldwasser/Blu Ju/Blu Ju/Crosscut
Enrico Crivellaro/Black Coffee/Key To My Kingdom/Electro Fi

More Blues Alive

Johnny Rawls/My Turn To Win/Live In Montana/DSS
The Blasters&Billy Boy Arnold/Wandering Eye/Going Home Live/Shout!
Mike Morgan & The Crawl/Lonely Nights/Live In Dallas/Severn

All New Blues Compilations

The Hellhounds/Shake It & Break It/Future Blues/Larchmont
Byther Smith/So Many Roads, So Many Trains/Straight Blues 4U/Black & Tan
Jimmy Thackery & The Drivers/Cool Guitar/If This Is Love.../Blind Pig