PDXBluescast – Show #12

Welcome to this week’s show! This time out we go back and hear more great blues from artists we’ve featured on previous shows. But stay tuned ’til the end to learn about the new CD giveaway, and to hear special announcements about upcoming shows!

Wanna get in touch? I hope so! You can post a comment right here on the blog, send e-mail to the address shown at right, or leave me a voice message at 206-203-3PDX (3739)! If you’re a Portland-area musician and would like your material featured on the show, send me e-mail for instructions on how to get it done.

  Title   Artist   Album   Where
Too Tired Jim Mesi Band Blues For Christopher (year?) 2:53
Hungry For My Baby's Love Delmark Goldfarb Up To My Neck (2005) 7:15
Werewolf Blues Walker T. Ryan Underdog American Music (2004) 12:57
Kokomo Blues David Jacobs-Strain Ocean Or A Teardrop (2004) 16:18
Turn Your Money Green Steve Cheseborough Outstanding Blues (1997) 23:20
Doctor Of Love Richard Day-Reynolds Band It's Not Easy (2001) 26:32
New Orleans Hop Scop Blues Mary Flower Bywater Dance (2005) 33:32

    43 minutes     |     39.5 MB

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Yet another fine show, Patrick.
David Jacobs-Strain’s CD “Ocean Or A Teardrop” is one of my favorites. I went to his CD release for this at Mississippi Studios and I have been playing it regularly since. I also like Walker T. Ryan a lot. Nice to see the Eugene contingent on here. The cut by Mary Flower really shows us why it is so important to not loose New Orleans. The rich textures of that music is incredible.
I’ll email you my answer to the give away question (don’t want to give it away here!!)

[...] For Friday night I’m recommending the Jim Mesi Band at the Cascade Bar & Grill in Vancouver. A guitarist extraordinaire, Jim is a prominent icon of the Portland blues scene. It’s always a thrill to watch Jim play one of his perfectly executed solos – he builds the intensity, soaring higher and higher until you begin to doubt he’ll be able to land it gracefully when the time comes, and then suddenly he’s brought it back down to earth without you even noticing. Hear it for yourself tonight at the Cascade – with any luck Jim will do a few surf guitar tunes to really get you moving. Hear Jim and the rest of his great band on Show #7 and Show #12. [...]

[...] Mesi (heard on Show #7 and Show #15) Lloyd Jones (heard on Show #1, Show #9 and Show #12) Kevin Selfe & The Tornadoes (Kevin hasn’t appeared here yet, but one o’ these [...]

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