Jun 15, 2008
This is show #50, The Birthday Blues Show for the first part of June, 2008.
Welcome back, everyone! This is Dave
Harrison, coming at ya once again inside the birthday blues
studio in the Star City of Virginia! It’s party time! It’s not only
our 50th show on the podcast but also our 2 year
anniversary! Whoopie! So are you ready to look back at the birth
and growth of the BluzNdaBlood podcast and some flashbacks on the
memories I have in creating them? The response has been so
overwhelming that we’re devoting Show 50 to go up until Show 29,
the Show #51 will focus on Shows 30 through 50! You strapped in and
ready for some blues? I hope so! Crank it up my friends, we’re off
Well, we started of the show with
Castro playing Nasty Habits! Ya know, he allowed me to
play a lot of his music early on, which really help launch the
show! Following Tommy, we’ll hear Tinsley Ellis, Hooked;
James Cotton, High
Compression; Janiva Magness, Stealin Sugar;
Mighty Lester, Swingin at Lesters;
R.L. Burnside and the Sound Machine,
Jumper Hanging Out On The Line; B.T. Richardson, Hot Damn Mama;
Candye Kane, You Need A Great Big
Woman; Watermelon Slim and the Workers, Truck
Driving Momma; Billy Jones, Da’ Love Doctor; and
finally The Hard Bargain Blues Band, with
Special thanks to all the record labels, the artists, and the listeners who helped contribute to the show! A special thank you always goes out to Michael Allen and the Crossroads Blues Gallery for the excellent artwork that enhances my web pages!
Be sure to swing by the BluzNdaBlood home page! There are new pages that highlight details of the artists that I play! Please come over, click on their albums, and buy some of their tunes! Or e-mail them and let them know you enjoy their music and you hear it on the BluzNdaBlood show!
Special news for everyone! Hey, guess
what? BluzNdaBlood T-shirts, cups, posters, bags, and lots of other
items are coming your way soon! A major portion of the proceeds
will go to a foundation that provides funds for medical needs to
ailing blues musicians! Absolutely nothing goes into Dave’s
pockets! More info on the BluzNdaBlood web site!
Keep the Blues in the Blood!