Nothin' But the Blues Playlist

WTJU FM 91.1, Charlottesville, VA

August 1, 1997, 9:00-11:00 p.m.

Host: Peter Welch


Mississippi John Hurt's "Avalon Blues" plus some of his contemporaries, a birthday tribute to Blues historian/producer Samuel Charters (Vanguard Records), some new stuff, and a birthday tribute to Robert Cray.

Song Title Artist Album Label & Format
Candy Man Blues Mississippi John Hurt Avalon Blues Sony/Columbia/Roots & Blues CD
Struggle Buggie Buddy Moss Good Time Blues (V.A.) Sony/Columbia/Roots & Blues CD
Louis Collins Mississippi John Hurt Avalon Blues Sony/Columbia/Roots & Blues CD
Mama Taint Long Fo' Day Blind Willie McTell Statesboro Blues Sony/Columbia/Roots & Blues CD
Ain't No Tellin' Mississippi John Hurt Avalon Blues Sony/Columbia/Roots & Blues CD
Good Time Rounder Barbecue Bob Chocolate to the Bone Yazoo CD
Big Leg Woman Mississippi John Hurt Avalon Blues Sony/Columbia/Roots & Blues CD
Help Me Junior Wells Chicago The Blues Today, Vol. 1 (V.A.) Vanguard CD
The Blues Keep Falling James Cotton Chicago The Blues Today, Vol. 2 (V.A.) Vanguard CD
Please Help J.B. Hutto & The Hawks Chicago The Blues Today, Vol. 1 (V.A.) Vanguard CD
Somebody Been Talkin' Homesick James Chicago The Blues Today, Vol. 2 (V.A.) Vanguard CD
One More Time Johnny Young Chicago The Blues Today, Vol. 3 (V.A.) Vanguard CD
Spann's Stomp Otis Spann Chicago The Blues Today, Vol. 1 (V.A.) Vanguard CD
I Can't Quit You Baby Otis Rush Chicago The Blues Today, Vol. 2 (V.A.) Vanguard CD
Searchin' for a Fortune Rod Piazza & The Mighty Flyers Tough and Tender Tone-Cool CD
Crawfishin' Marcia Ball Let Me Play with Your Poodle Rounder CD
One O'Clock Jump Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown Gate Swings Verve/Gitanes CD
I'm Too Cool Nappy Brown Who's Been Foolin' You New Moon CD
I'm Just a Prisoner Marcia Ball Let Me Play with Your Poodle Rounder CD
Waiting for You Deitra Farr The Search is Over JSP CD
Life is Hard Jimmy King Soldier for the Blues Bullseye Blues CD
A Mean Case of the Blues Eddie Clearwater A Mean Case of the Blues Bullseye Blues CD
How You Want it Done? Big Bill Broonzy The Young Big Bill Broonzy Yazoo CD
Boogie Woogie Dance Tampa Red It Hurts Me Too Indigo CD
Playing with the Strings Lonnie Johnson Steppin' on the Blues Sony/Columbia/Roots & Blues CD
She's Into Something Robert Cray Showdown! (V.A.) Alligator CD
I Guess I Showed Her Robert Cray Strong Persuader Mercury LP
The Dream Robert Cray Showdown! (V.A.) Alligator CD