A Baker’s Dozen of Blues: July 25, 2016


Lisa Mann takes the reigns as Queen of the chart this week. Multiple time BMA Winner and dynamic vocalist, bass player, and more gets to bask in the #1 slot this week. Her latest release ‘Hard Times Bad Decisions‘ reads like a road map for the world lately……

Our new addition is Big Harp George, who has a new release out for of us to enjoy, featuring some dynamic harp playing (go figure).

Our Amuse Bouche features a sampling of  the plethora of LIVE recordings that have hit the market of late. I doDennis Jones Last week believe that with the money it costs to produce an in studio release, with the fact that bands have to tour to keep in the public eye, Live recordings have become more important, and better!

So we will feature a bunch of them and hope you can close your eyes and sit in the crowd and listen to these artists play live for you.

This week ends Dennis Jones’ month long stint as Guest Curator for Blues411, be sure to catch his last few episodes and get ready for next month’s host Shaun Murphy starting in August, and more to come as we have booked guest curators ahead for the rest of the year.

During our visit to Nashville we had a chance to MC a fund raising benefit for Dana Robbins. You heard some of the artists last week on ours Amuse Bouche, and we have just put up a photo album that Leslie shot while there. Go check it out and Idlewild South MCBK Logosee much more than what was on Facebook.
http://blues411.smugmug.com/Music-Pictures/2016-Dana-Robbins-Benefit/ .

Our Nashville based ‘Music City Blues Kitchen‘ has a new show starting today (Monday) at Noon. It will feature our chat with three of the cats from Idlewild South. They are celebrating the 70th birthday of Duane Allman and we will feature why’s and how’s plus some really interesting musical choices that you won’t hear on any other Blues or possibly other genre radio station. The show is brought to you by The Galaxie Agency & Gina Hughes.


A Baker’s Dozen of Blues on Blues411 Radio.
July 25 Lisa MannBroadcast times are as follows:

Monday – 1pm EST NEW SHOW
 – 10pm EST
Wednesday – 6:00pm EST
 –  3:00am EST
 –  4pm EST
Saturday – 2pm EST
Sunday – 10am EST


Baker’s Dozen: Current Chart & Radio Playlist

CW LW Artist Release Track#/Song
1 4 Lisa Mann Hard Times Bad Decisions 7. Ain’t Nunna Yo Bizness
2 2 Markey Blue Band The Blues Are Knockin’ 7. Lay Down Lucille
(B.B. King Tribute)*
3 3 Terrie Odabi My Blue Soul 8. Ball & Chain
4 6 Tweed Funk Come Together 1. Light Up The Night
5 5 Mike Wheeler Turn Up 9. Living My Dream
6 7 Alabama Mike Upset The Status Quo 2. Identity Theft*
7 8 Bobby Blackhat Walters Accidental Blues 7. Come Home Blues*
8 9 Mark May Band Blues Heaven 1. Boom Boom
9 11 Steve Gilbert Hempstead Highway 8. Straight to Hell*
10 10 Lady A Loved Blessed and Blues 7. Trouble On My Mind*
11 11 Tinsley Ellis Red Clay Soul 2. Givin’ You Up*
12 12 Alexis P. Suter Band All For Loving You 4. All For Loving You
13 ~ Big Harp George Wash My Horse In Champagne 4. Cool Mistake*

Chef’s Suggestions: The Stuff Ya Gotta Watch

Artist Release Track#/Song
Paul Reddick Ride The One 5. It Goes With You
Nick Moss Band From Root To Fruit 5. Ta Ta For Tay Tay
Moreland & Arbuckle Promised Land or Bust 2. Mean & Evil
Jesse Smith Project JSP 3. Das Blues
Joe Moss Manifesto 6. Homework
Jim Suhler & Monkey Beat Live at The Kessler 5. Tijuana Bible
Royal Southern Brotherhood The Royal Gospel 6. Everybody Pays Some Dues
Bridget Kelly Band Outta The Blues 1. Gonna Stay Here
The Lucky Losers In Any Town 1. So High
Eddie Turner & Trouble Twins Naked…in your face 1. Jody


Terry Hack From The Roadhouse To Your House Live To Love
Nick Schnebelen Band Live at Knuckleheads Bad Disposition
Doug MacLeod Live In Europe I Want You
Omar Coleman LIVE! Two Headed Woman
Jon Spear Band Live Music Is Better Blues About You Baby
Jim Suhler & Monkey Beat Live At The Kessler Across The Brazos
Eddie Turner & Trouble Twins Naked..in your face Jody
Lance Lopez LIVE in NYC Come Back Home
Nick Moss Band Live & Luscious Catch Me I’m Falling
Jim McCarty & Friends Live From Callahan’s Jenny Jenny/Good Golly Miss Molly

Love, Peace & Chicken Grease
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