Fresh Roots – New Blues 02/18/17

Set 1

 

  • MonkeyJunk – See The Sign            (Time To Roll)
  • Bobby Thompson & Revelator Hill – Spoonful            (single)
  • Thornetta Davis – That Don’t Appease Me                        (Honest Woman)
  • Fantastic Negrito – Scary Woman            (The Last Days Of Oakland)

 

Set 2

 

  • Curtis Salgado – Walk A Mile In My Blues            (The Beautiful Lowdown)
  • Biscuit Miller – Used To Love Me            (Wishbone)
  • Billy T. Band – On Your Own            (Reckoning)
  • Southern Avenue – 80 Miles From Memphis            (Southern Avenue)

 

Set 3

 

  • Vanessa Collier – Whiskey & Women            (Meeting My Shadow)
  • Quinn Sullivan – Something For Me                        (Midnight Highway)
  • BLAST – Etta James – Tell Mama            (Tell Mama)
  • Matthew Skoller – Blues Immigrant            (Blues Immigrant)

 

Set 4

 

  • Austin Hanks – Risin’ Water Blues            (Alabastard)
  • Otis Taylor – Roll Down The Hill            (Fantasizing About Being Black)
  • Popa Chubby – Put A Grown Man To Shame            (The Catfish)
  • Kenny “Blues Boss” Wayne – Look Out! There’s A Train Coming                        (Jumpin’ & Boppin’)

 

Set 5

 

  • William Bell – Born Under A Bad Sign            (This Is Where I Live)
  • The Bush League – Moonshine            (single)
  • Phil Bee’s Freedom – Ain’t That Loving You Baby                        (Memphis Moon)
  • Big Bill Morganfield – Bloodstains On The Wall            (Bloodstains On The Wall)

 

Set 6

 

  • Bobby Rush – I Don’t Want Nobody Hanging Around            (Porcupine Meat)
  • The Jimmys – You Say You Will            (Live From Transylvania)
  • King King – Wait On Time             (Live)
February 20th, 2017|Fresh Roots|

Fresh Roots- New Blues 02/11/17

Set 1

 

  • Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio – Let’s Go            (Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio)
  • Dawn Tyler Watson – A Little Bit More            (Jawbreaker)
  • Tom “The Suit” Forst – Still On The Run            (On Fire)
  • Thornbjorn Risager & The Black Tornado – Holler ‘N’ Moan            (Change My Game)

 

Set 2

 

  • New Orleans Suspects – Get It Started            (Kaleidoscoped)
  • Tony Vega Band – Panic Attack            (Black Magic Box)
  • Lisa Biales – Said I Wasn’t Gonna Tell Nobody            (The Beat Of My Heart)
  • JW Jones – Wham!            (High Temperature)

 

Set 3

 

  • Peter Karp – Blues In Mind            (Alabama Town)
  • Brody Buster’s One Man Band – New Speedway Boogie            (Brody Buster’s One Man Band)
  • BLAST – Louis Jordan – Five Guys Named Moe / Open The Door Richard / Jack, You’re Dead            (Five Guys Named Moe: The Decca Recordings)

 

Set 4

 

  • The Blues Masters – Another Hero            (Blues Sky Rain)
  • The Johnny Max Band – Couldn’t Happen To A Nicer Guy                        (Roadhouse Soul)
  • David Gogo – Jet Set (Sigh)            (Vicksburg Call)
  • Eliza Neals – 10,000 Feet Below            (10,000 Feet Below)

 

Set 5

 

  • Anthony Rosano & The Conqueroos – Mercury Blues            (ROO’D Awakening)
  • Lazy Eye – Pocket The Black            (Pocket The Black)
  • Ronnie Baker Brooks – Show Me            (Times Have Changed)
  • The Rolling Stones – All Of Your Love            (Blue & Lonesome)

 

Set 6

 

  • John Mayall – Talk About That            (Talk About That)
  • Jack Mack & The Heart Attack Horns – Standin’ Before The King                        (Back To The Shack)
  • Raphael Wessnig & Igor Prado – Trying To Live My Life Without You            (The Soul Connection)
  • Delbert McClinton & Self Made Men – Rosy            (Prick Of The Litter)
February 14th, 2017|Fresh Roots|

Fresh Roots – New Blues 2/4/17

Set 1

 

  •       Kenny Neal – Ain’t Gonna Let The Blues Die            (Bloodline)
  •       Eliza Neals – Jekyll & A Hound            (10,000 Feet Below)
  •       Mike Zito – Wasted Time            (Make Blues Not War)
  •       Southern Avenue – Slipped, Tripped, Fell In Love            (Southern Avenue)
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  • Set 2
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  •       Toronzo Cannon – Walk It Off            (The Chicago Way)
  •       Bobby Rush – Got Me Accused            (Porcupine Meat)
  •       Dave Fields – My Mama’s Got The Blues            (Unleashed)
  •       Tas Cru – Just Let It Happen                        (Simmered & Stewed)
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  • Set 3
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  •       Nick Moss Band – Before The Night Is Through            (From The Root To The Fruit)
  •       BLAST – The Allman Brothers Band – In Memory Of Elizabeth Reed            (Live At Fillmore East)
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  • Set 4
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  •       Janiva Magness – Your House Is Burnin’            (Love Wins Again)
  •       Anders Osborbe – Move Back To Mississippi            (Spacedust & Ocean Views)
  •       Otis Taylor – Twelve String Mile            (Fantasizing About Being Black)
  •       Beth Hart – Baby Shot Me Down             (Fire On The Floor)
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  • Set 5
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  •       Big Head Blues Club – Good Advice            (Way Down Inside: Songs Of Willie Dixon)
  •       John Ginty feat. Aster Pheonyx – Mr. Blues                        (Rockers)
  •       Biscuit Miller – Mr. DJ            (Wishbone)
  •       Patty Reese – Soul Satisfier            (Let In The Sun)
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  • Set 6
  •        Rev. Billy C. Wirtz & The Nighthawks – Too Old            (Full Circle)
  •       Hard Swimmin’ Fish – Howlin’ For My Darlin’            (True Believer)
  •       Frank Bang & The Cook County Kings – Still Called The Blues            (The Blues Don’t Care)
  •       Rev. Peyton’s Big Damn Band – We Deserve A Happy Ending            (Front Porch Sessions)
February 7th, 2017|Fresh Roots, Miscellaneous|

Fresh Roots – New Blues 1/28/17

Set 1

 

  •        Thornetta Davis – Get Up And Dance Away Your Blues            (Honest Woman)
  •       Tom Craig & Soul Patch – She Did It To Me (She’ll Do It To You Too)            (Get Ready For Me)
  •       Luther Dickinson – Ain’t No Grave            (Blues & Ballads (A Folksinger’s Songbook) Vols. 1 & 2)
  •       JW Jones – Who Am I                        (High Temperature)
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  • Set 2
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  •       John Mayall – The Devil Must Be Laughing                        (Talk About That)
  •       Ruthie Foster – Let Me Know            (Promise Of A Brand New Day
  • William Bell – The Three Of Me            (This Is Where I Live
  •  Jo Harman – When We Were Young            (single) (People We Become)
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  • Set 3
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  •       Peter Karp – The Prophet            (Alabama Town)
  •       Chris Belleau – Bienville Blues            (Swamp Fever)
  •       BLAST – Hot Tuna – Ode For Billy Dean            (Burgers)
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  • Set 4
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  •       Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio – 100 Years Of Blues            (Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio)
  •       Joe Louis Walker – Gospel Blues            (Everybody Wants A Piece)
  •       Lisa Biales – Messin’ Around With The Blues            (The Beat Of My Heart)
  •       The Paul DesLauriers Band – I’m Your Man            (Relentless)
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  • Set 5
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  •       Angel Forrest – Wildflower                        (Angel’s 11)
  •       John Richard – Black Church            (Lost In Dublin)
  •       Michael Hornbuckle – Back Seat Blues            (Soul Repo)
  •       The Devil Makes Three – Champagne & Reefer            (Redemption & Ruin)
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  • Set 6
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  •       David Bromberg Band – Why Are People Like That?            (The Blues, The Whole Blues & Nothing But The Blues)
  •       Sugar Ray & The Bluetones – Seeing Is Believing            (Seeing Is Believing)
  •       The Knickerbocker All-Stars – Tell Me What’s The Reason            (Texas Rhody Blues)
  •       Harpdog Brown – For Better Or Worse            (Travelin’ With The Blues)
February 7th, 2017|Fresh Roots|

Fresh Roots – New Blues 1/21/17

Set 1

  •    Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio – Keep On Rollin’            (Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio)The Bush League – Moonshine            (single)
  •       Bettye Lavette – When I Was A Young Girl                        (Worthy)
  •       The California Honeydrops – Sit Down On It            (single)
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  • Set 2
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  •       Mike Zito – Highway Mama            (Make Blues Not War)
  •       Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire – Hell Yeah!            (Grown Ass Woman)
  •       Lucas Haneman Express – Run To You            (Tearing Up The Rails)
  •       Tinsley Ellis – Circuit Rider            (Red Clay Soul)
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  • Set 3
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  •       Derrick Procell – The Wolf Will Howl Again            (Why I Choose To Sing The Blues)
  •       Patty Reese – Is It Too Late For Me?            (Let In The Sun)
  •       BLAST – Saffire – Wild Women Don’t Have The Blues            (The Uppity Blues Women)
  •       The Smoke Wagon Blue Band – Directly Under Her Thumb            (Cigar Store)
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  • Set 4
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  •       Popa Chubby – Going Downtown To See My Old Gal Sue            (The Catfish)
  •       Thornetta Davis – I Gotta Sang The Blues            (Honest Woman)
  •       Blind Boys Of Alabama – (Jesus Hits Like The) Atom Bomb            (Atom Bomb)
  •       Reverend Freakchild – Preachin’ About The Philosophical Investigation / Kiss
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  • Set 5
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  •       Forrest McDonald Band – Turnaround Blues            (Turnaround Blues)
  •       John Latini – The Blues Just Make Me Feel Good            (The Blues Just Make Me Feel Good)
  •       Manhattan Bob – Don’t Tread On Me             (Half Crazy EP)
  •       Doyle Bramhall II – The Veil                        (Rich Man)
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  • Set 6
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  •       Tim Gartland – Willie, That’s Who            (If You Want A Good Woman)
  •       The Record Company – Feels So Good            (Give It Back To You)
  •       Delbert McClinton & Self Made Men – Bad Haircut            (Prick Of The Litter)
  •       Kenny Neal – Thank You BB King            (Bloodline)
February 7th, 2017|Fresh Roots|

Fresh Roots – New Blues 1/14/17

Set 1

 

·      The Joey Gilmore Band – Livin’ A Lie            (Respect The Blues)

·      John Mayall – Cards On The Table            (Talk About That)

·      Rory Block – Fixin’ To Die Blues            (Keepin’ Outta Trouble: A Tribute To Bukka White)

·      The Bell Hornets – Blow Wind

 

Set 2

 

·      Peter Karp – Alabama Town                        (Alabama Town)

·      Trudy Lynn – Down On Bended Knee            (I Sing The Blues For You)

·      Jim Koeppel – Let Me Tell You            (RSVP To Paradise)

·      Kiz Carter & Juke Jackson – Kokomo

 

Set 3

 

·      Lisa Biales – Disgusted            (The Beat Of My Heart)

·      Colin James – Bad, Bad Whiskey            (Blue Highways)

·      BLAST – Junior Parker (with The Jimmy McGriff Orchestra) – No One Knows (What Goes On When The Doors Are Closed)

·      Jon Gindick – Ghost Dance            (When We Die, We All Come Back As Music)

 

Set 4

 

·      Delbert McClinton & Self Made Men – Don’t Do It            (Prick Of The Litter)

·      Rev. Billy C. Wirtz & The Nighthawks – Mennonite Surf Party            (Full Circle)

·      Georgie Fame & The Last Blue Flames – Big Easy Meat            (Tone-Wheels ‘A’ Turnin’)

·      Tas Cru – Biscuit            (Simmered & Stewed)

 

Set 5

 

·      Davy Knowles – Oxford, MS            (Three Miles From Avalon)

·      Various – Walk A Mile In My Shoes (single)

·      Tom Craig & Soul Patch – Can’t Stop Thinking ‘Bout You            (Get Ready For Me)

·      Jon Spear Band – Old Soul            (Live Music Is Better)

 

Set 6

 

·      The Rolling Stones – I Can’t Quit You Baby                        (Blue & Lonesome)

·      Jack Mack & The Heart Attack Horns – Let Me In            (Back To The Shack)

·      The Jimmys – Live Will Find A Way                        (Live From Transylvania)

January 17th, 2017|Fresh Roots|

Fresh Roots- New Blues Playlist 1/07/17

Set 1

 

·      Mike Zito – Chip Off The Ole Block            (Make Blues Not War)

·      John Latini – Black Eyed Blues            (The Blues Just Make Me Feel Good)

·      Trey Johnson & Jason Milmon – When The Money Runs Out            (ICB #32)

·      Angel Forrest – All The Way                        (Angel’s 11)

·      Landon Spradlin – I’ve Never Been To Seminary            (No More Blue Mondays)

 

Set 2

 

·      Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire – Can’t Do It Like We Do            (Grown Ass Woman)

·      Mississippi Heat – The Last Go Round            (Cab Driving Man)

·      Half Deaf Clatch – You Can’t Delete The Devil            (single)

·      Quinn Sullivan – Something For Me                        (Midnight Highway)

 

Set 3

 

·      David Bromberg Band – You’ve Been A Good Ole Wagon            (The Blues, The Whole Blues and Nothing But The Blues)

·      Stacy Mitchhart – Travelin’ Blues            (Travelin’ Blues)

·      BLAST – Buddy Guy & Junior Wells – Bad, Bad Whiskey            (Buddy Guy & Junior Wells Play The Blues)

 

Set 4

 

·      Biscuit Miller – Monday Morning Blues            (Wishbone)

·      The Blind Boys Of Alabama – Spirit in The Sky            (Atom Bomb)

·      Dave Muskett – Can’t Move On            (IBC #32)

·      Bing Futch – Drinkin’ & Drivin’ Blues            (IBC #32)

 

Set 5

 

·      Derrick Procell – Why I Choose To Sing The Blues            (Why I Choose To Sing The Blues)

·      Ronnie Baker Brooks – Doing Too Much            (Times Have Changed)

·      Rev. Freakchild – In My Time Of Dyin’            (Preachin’ Blues)

·      Tony Vega Band – I’m Leaving You                        (Black Magic Box)

 

Set 6

 

·      Popa Chubby – Good Thing            (The Catfish)

·      MonkeyJunk – Gone            (Time To Roll)

·      Phil Bee’s Freedom – Got To Get Better In A Little While            (Memphis Moon)

January 11th, 2017|Fresh Roots|

Fresh Roots – New Blues 12/31/16

Set 1

 

·      Golden State Lone Star Blues Revue – Midnight Hour            (Golden State Lone Star Blues Revue)

·      Royal Southern Brotherhood – Stand Up            (The Royal Gospel)

·      Kenny Neal – Ain’t Gonna Let The Blues Die            (Bloodline)

·      Bruce Katz Band – Don’t Feel So Good Today            (Out From The Center)

 

Set 2

 

·      Tedeschi Trucks Band – Anyhow            (Let Me Get By)

·      Tinsley Ellis – All I Think About            (Red Clay Soul)

·      Benny Turner – I Can’t Leave            (When She’s Gone)

·      Reverend Freakchild – All I Got Is Now            (Illogical Optimism)

 

Set 3

 

·      Toronzo Cannon – The Pain Around Me            (The Chicago Way)

·      Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials – Giving Up On Your Love            (The Big Sound Of Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials)

·      Albert Castiglia – What The Hell Was I Thinking            (Big Dog)

·      Big Harp George – If Only            (Wash My Horse In Champagne)

 

Set 4

 

·      Bonnie Raitt – Shakin’ Shakin’ Shakes            (Dig In Deep)

·      Duke Robillard – Last Night                        (Blues Full Circle)

·      (10) Curtis Salgado – I’m Not Made That Way            (The Beautiful Lowdown)

 

Set 5

 

·      (9) Deb Ryder – Ain’t Gonna Be Easy            (Grits Grease & Tears)

·      (8) Harpdog Brown – For Better Or Worse                        (Traveling With The Blues)

·      (7) Colin James – Watch Out                        (Blue Highways)

·      (6) Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters – BroJoe            (Maxwell Street)

 

Set 6

 

·      (5) The Knickerbocker All-Stars – Texas Cadillac            (Texas Rhody Blues)

·      (4) Joanna Connor – Love Coming On Strong            (Six String Stories)

·      (3) Bobby Rush – I Don’t Want Nobody Hanging Around                        (Porcupine Meat)

·      (2) Big Jon Atkinson & Bob Corritore – She’s My Crazy Little Baby            (House Party At Big Jon’s)

·      (1) Sugar Ray & The Bluetones – Sweet Baby            (Seeing Is Believing)

January 4th, 2017|Fresh Roots|

Fresh Roots – New Blues 12/24/16

Set 1

 

·      Gary Hoey – Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree            (The Best Of Ho! Ho! Hoey)

·      B.B. King – Please Come Home For Christmas            (A Christmas Celebration Of Hope)

·      The Cats & The Fiddle – Hep Cats Holiday            (Blues, Blues Christmas 1925-1955)

·      John Lee Hooker – Blues For Christmas            (single)

·      Shemekia Copeland – Intro/ Stay A Little Longer Santa            (Genuine Houserockin’ Christmas)

 

Set 2

 

·      Smoke Wagon Blues Band – Candy Cane Swing            (single)

·      Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials – I’m Your Santa            (Alligator Christmas Collection)

·      Floyd Dixon – Empty Stocking Blues            (Blues, Blues Christmas 1925-1955)

·      Blind Boys Of Alabama – In The Bleak Midwinter            (Go Tell It On The Mountain)

·      Otis Redding – Merry Christmas Baby            (Soul Christmas)

 

Set 3

 

·      Little Charlie & The Nightcats – Christmas Time Again (Spend, Spend, Spend)                        (Genuine Houserockin’ Christmas)

·      Cephas & Wiggins – Christmas Day Blues            (Genuine Houserockin’ Christmas)

·      T-Bone Walker – Cold, Cold Feeling                        (100 Christmas Blues – Songs To Get You Through The Cold)

·      Kenny Neal – Christmas In The Country            (Genuine Houserockin’ Christmas)

 

Set 4

 

·      Roomful Of Blues – Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas            (Roomful Of Christmas)

·      NRBQ – Christmas Wish            (Must Be Santa! The Rounder Christmas LP)

·      William Clarke – Please Let Me Be Your Santa Claus            (The Alligator Christmas Collection)

·      Peetie Wheatstraw / Clarence Williams Blues 5 – Santa Claus Blues            (Blues, Blues Christmas 1925-1955)

 

Set 5

 

·      Blind Boys Of Alabama – Away In A Manger            (Go Tell It On The Mountain)

·      Charles Brown – Let’s Make Every Day Christmas Day            (100 Christmas Blues – Songs To Get You Through The Cold)

·      William Bell – Every Day Will Be Like A Holiday            (Soul Christmas)

·      Marcia Ball – Intro / Fais Do Do            (Genuine Houserockin’ Christmas)

 

Set 6

 

·      George Thorogood & The Destroyers – Rock And Roll Christmas            (single)

·      Louis Armstrong & Velma Middleton – Baby, It’s Cold Outside            (Christmas Through The Years)

·      James Brown – Santa Claus Go Straight To The Ghetto            (A Soulful Christmas)

·      Elvin Bishop – Silent Night            (single)

·      B.B. King – Christmas In Heaven            (A Christmas Celebration Of Hope)

January 4th, 2017|Fresh Roots|

Fresh Roots – New Blues 12/17/16

Set 1

The Brian Setzer Orchestra – Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree            (Rockin’ Rudolph)

Irma Thomas & The Preservation Hall Jazz Band – May Every Day Be Christmas            (Holidays Rule)

Professor Louie & The Crowmatix – Santa Loves To Boogie            (Holiday Time)

Joe Bonamassa – Christmas Boogie (One Little Kiss)            (Rockin’ Christmas Blues)

 

Set 2

 

Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings – Big Bulbs                        (It’s A Holiday Soul Party)

Canned Heat – Christmas Blues            (Future Blues)

Clarence Carter – Back Door Santa            (Testifyin’)

Jorma Kaukonen – Holiday Marmalade            (Christmas)

 

Set 3

 

Jeff Chaz – Merry Christmas To You            (This Silence Is Killing Me)

Laura Tate – Merry Christmas Baby            (single)

The Soul Of John Black – Good Time Christmas            (The Soul Of Christmas)

Asleep At The Wheel – Christmas In Jail            (Merry Texas Christmas, Y’All)

 

Set 4

 

The Record Company – Blue Christmas            (single)

Deb Ryder – All I’m Getting For Christmas Is The Blues            (single)

Rev. Shawn Amos – Santa Claus Is Gonna Make It Right            (single)

Hard Swimmin’ Fish – Zat You Santa Claus?            (single)

Eric Clapton – Christmas Tears            (A Very Special Christmas Live From Washington DC)

 

Set 5

 

The Brian Setzer Orchestra – Yabba-Dabba Yuletide            (Rockin’ Rudolph)

Travis Bowlin – One Christmas Wish Blues            (single)

Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings – Ain’t No Chimneys In The Projects            (It’s A Holiday Soul Party)

Gary U.S. Bonds – Christmas Is A Phone Call Away            (Christmas Is On!)

 

 

Set 6

 

Buddy Guy – Home For Christmas            (single)

Leon Russell – Slippin’ Into Christmas            (single)

Joe Bonamassa – Merry Christmas Baby            (Rockin’ Christmas Blues)

Roomful Of Blues – Good Morning Blues            (Roomful Of Christmas)

December 28th, 2016|Fresh Roots|