blues http://wvxu.org en The Blues: 7.26.14 - Local blues musicians! http://wvxu.org/post/blues-72614-local-blues-musicians <p>This local special starts off with Whiskey Shambles and Kelly Richey who'll both be performing at the <a href="http://www.findlaymarket.org/blog/index.php?newsId=444">Smokin' Hot BBQ</a> event at Findlay Market on Sunday, July 27th.&nbsp; The 2nd set of this evening's blues show features three musicians, Jarekus Singleton, Selwyn Birchwood, &amp; Guy Forsyth,&nbsp; who'll be playing at the <a href="http://www.cincybluesfest.org/">Cincy Blues Fest</a> on Friday or Saturday evenings, August 1st or 2nd.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:52:24 +0000 Lee Hay 29506 at http://wvxu.org The Blues: 7.26.14 - Local blues musicians! The Blues: 7.19.14 http://wvxu.org/post/blues-71914 <p>This is going to be a fun show!&nbsp; Starting off with one of my favorites George Thorogood and ending with Van Morrison, Janis Joplin, and John Mayall.&nbsp; You also hear from Shemekia Copeland and Tommy Castro.&nbsp; And, I slipped in songs by Little Feat and Chet Baker.&nbsp; An eclectic show....</p><p></p> Sun, 13 Jul 2014 22:57:50 +0000 Lee Hay 29154 at http://wvxu.org The Blues: 7.12.14 http://wvxu.org/post/blues-71214 <p>The spotlight's on the many talented musicians from the Tri-State past and present.&nbsp; The show begins with legendary guitarist Lonnie Mack and ends with boogie-woogie wonder Ricky Nye.&nbsp; You'll also hear from Sonny Moorman, the Kelly Richey Band, and Noah Hunt.&nbsp; Plus Jimmy McGary's live performance in the WVXU studio in 1988 doing "See See Rider."&nbsp; There's also songs by local blues legends H-Bomb Ferguson, Big Joe Duskin, and Pigmeat Jarrett.</p><p></p> Wed, 09 Jul 2014 13:30:23 +0000 Lee Hay 28977 at http://wvxu.org The Blues: 7.5.14 show http://wvxu.org/post/blues-7514-show <p>What's the 4th of July weekend without a little taste of the blues?&nbsp; On tonight's show, you'll hear from Albert Washington, the Rebirth Brass Band, and k.d. lang.&nbsp; And be sure to put on your August calendar a couple of blues festivals.&nbsp; There's the Cincy Blues Fest down at Sawyer Point on Friday, August 1st and Saturday, August 2nd, plus the free 16th Annual Lebanon Blues Festival from 11am to 11pm on Saturday, August 2nd,&nbsp; in historic downtown Lebanon.&nbsp; They'll also have 150 historic cars on display in their car show.</p><p></p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 19:40:02 +0000 Lee Hay 28657 at http://wvxu.org The Blues: 6/28/14 show http://wvxu.org/post/blues-62814-show <p>Tonight's show begins with Harry Connick, Jr, "City Beneath the Sea" from his 2013 release, "Smokey Mary" on Columbia.&nbsp; The first set of the program ends with Billie Holiday's "Solitude."&nbsp; During the second set you'll hear Joe Cocker and from Columbus, Ohio, Tony Monaco.&nbsp; Roy Orbison, Dr. John and Tom Waits songs are in the 3rd set, and this blues show ends with classic Delbert McClinton and his 1990 song "My Love is Burnin'."</p><p></p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:41:04 +0000 Lee Hay 28329 at http://wvxu.org