PLAYLIST: Smokestack Lightnin’ Dot Com #0598


Smokestack Lightnin’s Top Ten Blues CDs for the week of Feb. 11, 2006

#10 Mississippi Heat/Cold Cold Feelin’/One Eye Open/Delmark
#9 Big James/Ask Me ‘Bout Nothin’ But The Blues/Now You Know/self
#8 Doc Blakey/I’m Havin’ It Hard/The Blues Never Hurt So Good/IFGAM
#7 Mac Arnold/Nothin’ To Prove/Nothin’ To Prove/Plantation Productions
#6 Artie Blues Boy White/How Long Can This Go On?/Package Deal/ChillTown
#5 The John Mayer Trio/Vulture/Try!/Columbia
#4 Tail Dragger/So Easy/My Head Is Bald/Delmark
#3 Johnny Adams/Room With A View/The Great Johnny Adams Blues Album/Rounder
#2 Mannish Boys/I’m Ready/Live & In Demand/Delta Groove
#1 Smokin’Joe Kubek & Bnois King/I’m In An Awful Mood/Served Up Texas Style/Bullseye

Blues Classics From St. Clair

Lightnin’ Hopkins/Mojo Hand/Lightnin’ Hopkins/St. Clair
Big Maybelle/Don’t Let The Sun Catch You Cryin’/Big Maybelle/St. Clair
Charles Brown/Driftin’ Blues/Charles Brown/St. Clair
Memphis Slim/Cold Blooded Woman/Memphis Slim/St. Clair
B.B. King/Every Day I Have The Blues/B.B. King/St. Clair

New Roots Blues

Otis Taylor/Feel Like Lightnin’/Below The Fold/Telarc
Eddie Martin/My Black Mama/Play The Blues With Feelin’/Blue Blood
Nathan James & Ben Hernandez/Mama Let Me Lay It On You/Make A Change Sometime/self
Elam McKnight & Keith Carter/Mama Killed A Chicken/The Last Country Store/Big Black Hand

All New Blues

The Imperial Crowns/Lil’ Death/10th Anniversary Sampler/RUF
The Bluesdusters/Petrified/Bluesdusters/Rootstone
Nathaniel Street West/Mourning Mornings/American Way/Puffin
Delta Moon/Let Tomorrow Be/Howlin’/self
Tab Benoit/Make A Good Gumbo/Voice Of The Wetlands/Ryko
Dan Treanor/Standing In The Shadows/Mercy/self
Tommy Z/I Wanna Go To Heaven/Universal Love/South Blossom
Rocky Athas Group/Stop Drop & Roll/Voo Doo Moon/Armadillo
The Derek Trucks Band/Crow Jane/Songlines/Columbia
Dr. Rage & The Uppercuts/Good Mornin’ Little School Girl/Hittin’ Wood & Diamond Hard/Absurd Machine
David Gogo/Things Are About To Change/Skeleton Key/Cordova Bay
Steve Lott/Dance Thang/West Texas Refugee/self
Little Ray & The Blues Sonics/Floyd’s Boogie/Going Back To Eunice/self
Bob Brozman/Little Tough Guy Blues/Blues Reflex/Ruf

Remembering Wilson Pickett

The Falcons Featuring Wilson Pickett/I Found A Love/The Best Of Wilson Pickett/Atlantic
Wilson Pickett/Mustang Sally/same
Wilson Pickett/I’m A Midnight Mover/same
Wilson Pickett/99 ½ Just Won’t Do/same
Wilson Pickett/Its Harder Now/Blues In The Night/Rounder

New Blues

The Chicago Blues Reunion/Drinkin’ Wine/Chicago Blues Reunion/Out The Box
Angela Strehli&Stevie Ray Vaughan/C.O.D./Blue Highway/M.C.
Tom Principato/Tango’d Up In The Blues/Guitar Gumbo/Powerhouse
Jimmy Thackery/Its My Own Fault/The Essential Jimmy Thacker/Blind Pig
Nick Mercury & The Meteors/On The Streets/Beer Man/self
145th Street Blues Band/It’ll Come To Ya/The 145th St. Deluxe Bllues Band/self

By Request: Bryan Lee

Bryan Lee/Now I’ve Got A Woman/Six String Therapy/Justin Time
Bryan Lee/Sweet & Beautiful Lady/Crawfish lady/Justin Time
Bryan Lee/Beautician Blues/Six String Therapy/Justin Time


Calvin Newborn/Lush Life/New Born/Yellow Dog