Nothin' But the Blues Playlist

WTJU FM 91.1, Charlottesville, VA

February 27, 1998, 9:00-11:00 p.m.

Host: Peter Welch


As part of WTJU's 1998 Rock Marathon fundraiser I did a special show of risque & double-entendre Blues songs called "Too Much Jelly Roll".

Song Title Artist Album Label & Format
Cigarette Blues Roy Bookbinder Bookeroo! Rounder LP
Candy Man Blues Mississippi John Hurt Avalon Blues Sony/Columbia CD
Get'en from the Peanut Man (Hot Nuts) Georgia White Trouble in Mind EPM/Blues Collection CD
Play with Your Poodle Lightnin' Hopkins Mojo Hand: The Lightnin' Hopkins Anthology Rhino CD
Right String, Wrong Yo-Yo Speckled Red Complete Recorded Works 1929-1938 Document CD
Mama, Let Me Play with Yo Yo-Yo Blind Willie McTell Statesboro Blues Indigo CD
Too Much Jelly Roll Floyd Dixon His Complete Aladdin Recordings Capitol CD
Dirty Mother for Ya Roosevelt Sykes Complete Recorded Works, Vol. 4 Document CD
Get it in Front Lovin' Sam Theard 1929-1936 Document CD
Don't Come Too Soon Julia Lee Kansas City Blues (V.A.) Capitol CD
It Ain't the Meat The Swallows Risque Rhythm (V.A.) Rhino CD
Crazy About Your Cookin' Joe Swift w/Johnny Otis & His Orchestra Be Bop Baby Blues Night Train CD
No Matter How She Done It Tampa Red & Georgia Tom Dorsey It Hurts Me Too Indigo CD
Phonograph Blues Robert Johnson The Complete Recordings Sony/Columbia CD
Rattlesnakin' Daddy Blind Boy Fuller East Coast Piedmont Style Sony/Columbia CD
Ice Cream Man John Brim Whose Muddy Shoes MCA/Chess CD
Please Warm My Wiener Bo Carter Yazoo LP
New Rubbing on That Darned Old Thing Oscar's Chicago Swingers 1929-1936 (Lovin' Sam Theard) Document CD
Fan It Lightnin' Hopkins Mojo Hand: The Lightnin' Hopkins Anthology Rhino CD
It's Mighty Crazy Lightnin' Slim Rooster Blues/Bell Ringer Ace(UK) CD
Scratch My Back Slim Harpo Hip Shakin' AVI/Excello CD
Crosscut Saw Albert King The Ultimate Collection Rhino CD
Flamin' Mamie Billy Branch The Blues Keep Following Me Around Verve CD
I'm the Clean Up Man Guitar Shorty Get Wise to Yourself Black Top CD
I'm a King Bee Slim Harpo Hip Shakin' AVI/Excello CD
Lemon Squeezer Jimmy Rogers Blue Bird Analogue Productions CD
Shade Tree Mechanic Joe Louis Walker The Gift Hightone LP
Tiger in Your Tank Muddy Waters The Complete Muddy Waters, Disc 5 Charly CD
Movin' Man Jimmy Harris w/Frank Motley & His Crew Dual Trumpeter Collectables CD
King Size Papa Julia Lee Ugly Papa Jukebox Lil CD
The Doctor Knows His Business Jimmy Witherspoon Blowin' in from Kansas City Flair/Virgin CD
I'm Your Doctor Muddy Waters The Complete Muddy Waters, Disc 5 Charly CD
Bad Blood Champion Jack Dupree Blues from the Gutter Atlantic CD
Long John Blues Dinah Washington The Complete Dinah Washington on Mercury, Vol. 1 Mercury CD
Too Much Lovin' Ain't No Good Roy Brown Blues Deluxe Charly CD
60 Minute Man The Dominoes Sixty Minute Men: The Best of Billy Ward & His Dominoes Rhino CD
Poon-Tang! The Treniers The Best of the Treniers Sony/Legacy/Epic/Okeh CD
Good Morning Judge Wynonie Harris Good Rocking Tonight Charly CD
Jailbait Andre Williams Mr. Rhythm Regency CD
Keep on Churnin' (Til the Butter Comes) Wynonie Harris Good Rocking Tonight Charly CD
Walk Right In Fluffy Hunter Risque Rhythm (V.A.) Rhino CD
Down Boy Paul Gayten Roots of Rhythm & Blues Roots CD
My Man Stands Out Julia Lee Party Time Pathe Marconi LP
Red Cherries Floyd Dixon His Complete Aladdin Recordings Capitol CD
You Played on My Piano Helen Humes Be-Baba-Leba Whiskey, Womean, and... CD
Baby Let Me Bang Your Box The Toppers Risque Rhythm (V.A.) Rhino CD
Pool Playing Blues Amos Milburn Blues, Barrelhouse & Boogie Woogie: The Best of Amos Milburn Capitol CD
Big Long Slidin' Thing Dinah Washington Risque Rhythm (V.A.) Rhino CD
Jet-Propelled Papa Helen Humes Blues, Boogie & Bop, Disc 2 Polygram/Verve CD
Rocket 69 Connie Allen w/Todd Rhodes & His Orchestra Risque Blues (V.A.) Rhino CD
Mainline Little Esther Better Beware Charly CD
Big Ten Inch Record (Alt. Take) Bull Moose Jackson Bad Man Jackson That's Me Charly CD