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postheadericon BluesNews from the World of BluesBlues: July 22-24, 2017

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postheadericon What Played: July 22-23, 2017

BLUESTIME IN THE CITY WITH R-R-ROJENE BAILEY SHOW #1130 FOR WEEKEND OF JULY 22-23, 2017                    ARTIST                                                  SONG TITLE
Big G Small Brown Frame
Tyrone Davis Temporary Lovin
Trudy Lynn Watch The One
Jimmy Johnson Blue Monday
Etta James Ninety Nine and a Half
Z.Z. Hill Get You Some Business
Dorothy Moore Misty Blue
Jesse James I Can Do Bad By Myself
Mel Waiters Everything’s Going Up
B.B. King When It All Comes Down
Gina Brown Tell Somebody
Big Mama Thornton Sassy Sassy Mama
The Top of the Hour 5-Minute Mini Blues Concert Presents Opening Act Carol Fran and Headliner Mem Shannon Both Live at Tiptania’s
Carol Fran Live I Need To Be Be’d With
Mem Shannon Live No Religion
Charles Wilson I Like Your Style
Toni Green Cheat Reciept
Vick Allen Who You Been Giving It To
Herman Hitson Big Mouth
Denise LaSalle Bump and Grind
Little Milton Shake, Rattle and Roll
Francine Reed I’m A Handful
Lerome Powers Stop Mistreating Me
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postheadericon BluesNews AUDIO: July 22-23, 2017

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postheadericon Show Archives: July 15-16, 2017

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postheadericon BluesNews AUDIO: July 15-16, 2017

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postheadericon Show Archives: July 8-9, 2017

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postheadericon BluesNews from the World of Blues Blues: July 15-16, 2017

THE BLUESNEWS FROM THE WORLD OF THE BLUESBLUES FOR THE WEEKEND OF JULY 15-16, 2017 The featured article in this month’s edition of BluesBlast Magazine is on the birthday girl, Denise LaSalle and is titled Denise LaSalle: Soul and Blues Legend.  She graces cover and it goes into her days as a Soul Star and switching over to the Blues in 82.  One very interesting part of that interview, she gave a young writer and performer a name that this particular person used for the rest of his life.  His original name was Lee Baker, and he passed away a few weeks ago.  Want to find out what she named him, we have a link to the article at BluesTimeInTheCity.com..She goes into her journey in the music world, and it was not all smooth sailing for her.  Great Article by Bill Dahl on The Queen, Denise LaSalle…. http://www.bluesblastmagazine.com/featured-interview-denise-lasalle/ BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM A few months ago, we talked about the re-opening of the Paradise Club in Memphis Tennessee.  This was a club where all the black entertainers, a who’s who back in the day would perform in Memphis.  It was closed for some years, and a few months back we reported on the Re-opening of the Paradise Club as the Paradise Entertainment Center.  Saturday, August 5th, the Jus Blues Music Conference will wrap their event up at the Paradise Entertainment Center with a performance by the one and only Millie Jackson.  There will be many others performing on the stage that particular night because they are paying tributes to JT, BB, Bobby, KoKo, Albert, Aretha, Milton, and many more.  The Temprees and Chick Rodgers are the special guests, and it’s hosted by Bev Johnson.  They will also pay homage to a place that brought some of the best Black entertainment in the world to be displayed…This is really going to be great.  It’s all a part of the Jus Blues Music Awards from August 3rd through the 5th.  We have a link to the JusBlues web site at BluesTimeInTheCity.com www.Jusblues.org BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM And a Sad Note of Sorts….The Blues Brothers’ Elwood Blues has hosted the BluesMobile radio since 1993.  Throughout the years, the show which began as the House of Blues Radio Hour, played the new blues, old blues, black blues, white blues and all in between and was on radio stations across the globe.  Their final broadcast will be July 30th.  They are saying goodbye.  And I want to say thanks to Elwood Blues, or Dan Aykroyd , and all the fine radio programming they have done since 1993…How many years is that……24 years….. BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM BLUESTIMEINTHECITY.COM WHERE THEY AT WHERE THEY AT:
July 18-25 Nellie Tiger Travis Japan Festival Omari Japan
Fri July 21 Guitar Shorty Phoenix AZ The Rhythm Room
Fri July 21 Vick Allen Montgomery AL My Place
Fri July 21 Jarekus Singleton Atlanta GA Blind Willie’s
Fri July 21 Buddy Guy Denver CO Denver Botanic Gardens
Fri July 21 Francine Reed Salt Lake City UT Red Butte Garden
Sat July 22 Francine Reed Aspen CO Belly Up Aspen
Sun July 23 Francine Reed Avon CO Pavilion at Nottingham
Sun July 23 Buddy Guy Solana Beach CA Belly Up Tavern
Sun July 23 Jarekus Singleton Montgomery AL Capitol Oyster Bar
Sat July 22 Bobby Rush Denver CO Daniel’s Hall
Sat July 15 Shemekia Copeland Rockland ME Public Landing
Fri and Sat July 21-22 Shemekia Copeland New York NY The Iridium
Sat July 22 Avail Hollywood Lambert MS Marilyn Ave
Sat July 22 Willie Clayton Sawyerville AL TBA
Sat July 22 Mr. Sipp Vicksburg MS Bottleneck Blues Bar
Sat July 22 Latimore Theodis Ealey Sheba Potts Wright Eddie Cotton Jr Corinth MS Crossroads Arena
Sat July 22 Betty Wright Jacksonville FL Moran Theater
Wed July 26 Bobby Rush Detroit MI Belle Isle Park
Thur July 27 Lil Ed and the Blues Imperials Kenosha WI Veterans Memorial Park
Fri July 28 Lil Ed and Blues Imperials Prairie Du Chien WI St Feriole Island
Sat July 29 Bishop Bullwinkle Panama City Beach FL Front Beach Road
Sat July 29 Kings of Soul Jonesboro GA C Spot
Thur Aug 3 Karen Wolfe Grady Champion Calvin Richardson Benny Turner Ms Jody Denise LaSalle Millie Jackson Tunica MS Jus Blues Music Awards
Thur Aug 3 Vicki Baker L.J. Echols Vick Allen Nathaniel Kimble Shreveport LA Southern Soul Lounge
And that my friends is the BluesNews from the World of the BluesBlues and THROUGH THE SHOW, WE’VE BEEN LETTING YOU  know “WHERE THEY AT:”  
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postheadericon What Played: July 15-16, 2017

BLUESTIME IN THE CITY WITH R-R-ROJENE BAILEY SHOW #1129 FOR WEEKEND OF JULY 15-16, 2017                    ARTIST                                                  SONG TITLE
Z.Z. Hill Shade Tree Mechanic
Little Milton The Blues Is Alright
Shebia Potts Wright Happy Tears
Magic Slim Gonna Move To Kansas City
Dorothy Moore Stay Close To Home
Vernon Garrett Miss Rudolph
Francine Reed For Your Precious Love
Larry Garner Kleptomaniac
Nellie Tiger Travis Fix A Flat
Big G Last Pay Check
Lacee Marry Me
Sir Charles Jones Good Old Country Boy
The Top of the Hour 5-Minute Mini Blues Concert Presents Opening Act                      Headliner
Denise LaSalle Live Don’t Cry No Mo
Millie Jackson Live Medley of Songs
Mel Waiters Down Home People
Ms Jody It’s A Reunion
Willie Clayton Move Too Soon
Terry Wright Meet Me Tonight
B.B. King Shake It Up And Go
Pat Cooley Paying The Cost To Be The Boss
Theodis Ealey and Latimore Baby What You Want Me To Do
O.B. Buchana I Like The Way You Swing
Etta James Pushover
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postheadericon BluesNews from the World of BluesBlues: July 8-9, 2017

THE BLUESNEWS FROM THE WORLD OF THE BLUESBLUES FOR THE WEEKEND OF JULY 8-9, 2017 There’s a new old school blues series coming out July 21th…..  Fat Possum Records will release Worried Life Blues.  It a series of ten albums and it will feature some out of print, as they call it, recordings.  It will be available on Amazon music in advance of the full release.  On the CD’s and Vinyl, artists recordings will include R.L. Burnside, that’s R.L. in the background you hearing now, Reverend Gary Davis, Honeyboy Edwards, Mississippi John Hurt, Skip James, Furry Lewis, Little Brother Montgomery, Houston Stackhouse, Bukka White, and Reverend Robert Wilkins.  That’s 10 artists I just named, and a full album will be devoted to each of these artists.  Most of the recordings are from 1963 until 1972.  I love old school stuff like this…This is what the true Blues is all about. That release date is July 21st and the series is called Worried Life Blues….If you want to see the songs that’s on each full album, we have a link to the article on BluesTimeInTheCity.com www.americanbluesscene.com Mr. Charles Mitchell stopped by the Golden Communications Studios a couple of weeks ago, and we talked with him a little last weekend about the Jus Blues Music Awards.   We didn’t have time for all of the interview, but something he brought up that got me to thinking.  That’s how he came up with this whole idea.  Charles was in management and he managed at one time artists like Trudy Lynn and Lucky Peterson…. (Charles Mitchell Audio)(Listen On Line) And the style of blues is still evolving today, but the Jus Blues Foundation is letting all of us know where, how and who started this trend of the Blues, and honoring the people that made it happen and are still making it happen today.  The Jus Blues Music Awards will be held August 2-4 in Tunica Mississippi, with the culmination taking place in Memphis on August  5th……We have a link to their web site at BluesTimeInTheCity.com if you need more information… www.jusblues.org WHERE THEY AT WHERE THEY AT:
Mon July 10 Guitar Shorty Oakland CA Yoshi’s
Wed July 12 Grady Champion San Francisco CA Biscuits and Blues
Wed July 12 Buddy Guy Paris France L’Olympia
Thur July 13 Lil Ed and The Blues Imperials Worthington OH Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza
Fri July 14 Buddy Guy London UK Eventim Apollo
Fri July 14 Bobby Rush Rochester NY Genesee Valley Park
Fri July 14 Grady Champion Denver CO The Clock Tower
Fri July 14 Lil Ed and the Blues Imperials Blawnox PA Moondog’s
Sat July 15 Lil Ed Morrisville PA Bucks County Blues Fest
Sat July 15 Grady Champion Wichita KA Barleycorn’s
Sat July 15 Karen Wolfe Theodis Ealey Roy C J Redd Sumter SC Sumter Civic Center
Sat July 22 Shemekia Copeland New York City TBA
Sat July 15 Nellie Tiger Travis Harker Heights TX Heights Event Center
Sun July 16 Bobby Rush Kalamazoo MI Wings Event Center
Sun July 16 Grady Champion Memphis TN 77 South
Sun July 16 Sir Charles Jones Tyree Neal Wendell B Baton Rouge LA Club Bella Noche
July 18-25 July 18-25 July 18-25 July 18-25
Fri July 21 Guitar Shorty Phoenix AZ The Rhythm Room
Fri July 21 Vick Allen Montgomery AL My Place
Fri July 21 Jarekus Singleton Atlanta GA Blind Willie’s
Sun July 23 Jarekus Singleton Montgomery AL Capitol Oyster BAr
Sat July 22 Bobby Rush Denver CO Daniel’s Hall
Sat July 15 Shemekia Copeland Rockland ME Public Landing
Sat July 22 Avail Hollywood Lambert MS Marilyn Ave
Sat July 22 Willie Clayton Sawyerville AL TBA
Sat July 22 Mr. Sipp Vicksburg MS Bottleneck Blues Bar
Sat July 22 Latimore Theodis Ealey Sheba Potts Wright Eddie Cotton Jr Corinth MS Crossroads Arena
Wed July 26 Bobby Rush Detroit MI Belle Isle Park
And that my friends is the BluesNews from the World of the BluesBlues and THROUGH THE SHOW, WE’VE BEEN LETTING YOU  know “WHERE THEY AT:”      
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