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FREDDIE KING birthday tribute show this Friday

It's time for my annual birthday tribute to The Texas Cannonball, FREDDIE KING, this Friday, August 30th, from 6 -8 pm on KNON's Texas Blues Radio.  Two hours of nothing but FREDDIE KING!  As always the show will feature old favorites, rare bears, live performances, and stuff "not available in stores".  There may also be some special guests dropping by, so don't miss it!   ARE YOU READY FOR FREDDIE?

Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, August 1, 2013

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371
           
August 1, 2013   LIVING BLUES POLL
           
1. Aaron Burton-The Return of Peetie Whitestraw-self released
2. Blues Boy Willie-Can't Deny the Blues-self released
3. Eugene Hideaway Bridges-Roots and Vines-Armadillo
4. Omar Dykes-Runnin With the Wolf-Provogue
5. Wanda King-Bridges-self released
6. James Cotton-Cottonmouth Man-Alligator

Christian Dozzler and Mike Morgan LIVE at KNON Friday July 19

As part of our Live and Local music week, July 14-20, Christian Dozzler and Mike Morgan will perform LIVE on Texas Blues Radio between 6 and 8 pm on Friday July 19.  In between live performances, I will be playing local Dallas Fort Worth blues CDs.  Tune in and celebrate the local music scene throughout the week on KNON!

 

Just added, Wanda King will stop by with a copy of her new CD!

Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, July 1, 2013

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371
    
July 1, 2013   LIVING BLUES POLL
           
1. Travis Haddix-Ring On Her Finger, Rope Around my Neck-Benevolent blues
2. Barrelhouse Chuck and the Kim Wilson Blues Allstars-Driftin from Town to Town-The Sirens
3. Various-Classic Harmonica Blues-Smithsonian Folkways
4. Prince Ronnie Love-Back 2 love-ocean beach
5. Ruff Kutt Blues Band-That's When the Blues Begins-Vizztone

Bobby Blue Bland tribute 6/28/13 playlist

Texas Blues Radio with Don O.
Bobby Blue Bland tribute 6/28/13 playlist

Song-Album
It's My Life Baby-The Blues Years 1952-1959
36-22-36-Turn on your Love Light
I'm Bobby B-Memphis Monday Morning
Honey Bee-The Blues Years 1952-1959
Woke Up Screaming-The Blues Years 1952-1959
I've Got a 20 Room House-Sad Street
You've Got Bad Intentions-The Blues Years 1952-1959
I Don't Believe-The Blues Years 1952-1959
Double Trouble-Sad Street
Ain't Nothing You Can Do-Turn On Your Love Light
I Smell Trouble-The Blues Years 1952-1959

ALL Bobby "Blue" Bland on Texas Blues Radio this Friday night

Just because I can.  R.I.P. Bobby "Blue" Bland.  The whole show will be his music on Friday, June 28 from 6 pm to 8 pm.

 

Don O.

Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, June 1, 2013

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371
           
June 1, 2013   LIVING BLUES POLL
           
1. Ronnie Earl & the Broadcasters-Just For Today-stony Plain
2. Ruff Kutt Blues Band-That's When the Blues Begins-Vizztone
3. Duke Robillard-Independently Blue-Stony Plain
4. Jason Elmore-Tell You What-Underworld
5. Matt Baxter & Jake Sampson-Haunted-Auburn Sky

Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, May 1, 2013

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371
           
May 1, 2013   LIVING BLUES POLL
           
1. Duke Robillard-Independently Blue-Stony Plain
2. Ronnie Earl & the Broadcasters-Just For Today-stony Plain
3. Jason Elmore-Tell You What-Underworld
4. Brandon Santini-This Time another Year-swing suit
5. John Primer & Bob Corritore-Knockin Around These Blues-Delta Groove

Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, April 1, 2013

P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371
    
April 1, 2013   LIVING BLUES POLL
 
1. Jason Elmore-Tell You What-Underworld
2. Cash Box Kings-Black Topping-Blind Pig
3. Ruff Kutt Blues Band-That's When the Blues Begins-self
4. 4 Jacks-Deal With It-Ellersoul
5. Doug Macleod-There's a Time-Reference recordings
6. Andy T and Nick Nixon-drink drank drunk-delta groove
7. Big Bill Morganfield-Blues With a Mood-Black Shuck
8. Brandon Santini-This Time another Year-swing suit
9. Clay Swafford-Rooster-Lost Cause

Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, March 1, 2013

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371

March 1, 2013   LIVING BLUES POLL
           
1. Buddy Guy-Live at Legends-silvertone
2. 4 Jacks-Deal With It-Ellersoul
3. Lucky Peterson-Live at the 55 Arts Club Berlin-Blackbird
4. Andrew "Jr. Boy" Jones-I Know What It's Like-43rd big idea
5. Ruff Kutt Blues Band-That's When the Blues Begins-self
6. Bobby Patterson-Nuttin but the blues-proud
7. Janet Ryan-Mama Soul-CSP