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Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, October 1, 2012

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371
       
October 1, 2012   LIVING BLUES POLL        
           
1. Magic Slim & the Teardrops-Bad Boy-Blind Pig
2. Linsey Alexander-Been there done that-Delmark
3. Smokin Joe Kubek-Let that Right Hand Go-Bird Records
4. Royal Rhythmaires-Shuck and Jive-self
5. Deanna Bogart-Pianoland-Blind Pig
6. Robert Cray-Nothin But Love-Provogue

Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, August 1, 2012

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo    
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371    
    
August 1, 2012   LIVING BLUES POLL        
           
1. Rick Estrin and the Nightcats-One Wrong Turn-Alligator
2. John Primer-Blues on Solid Ground-Blues House
3. Johnnie Bassett-I Can Make that Happen-Sly Dog
4. R.J. Mischo-Make it Good-Delta Groove
5. Nico Wayne Toussaint    Lonely Number    Iguane

Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, July 1, 2012

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo    
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371    
           
July 1, 2012   LIVING BLUES POLL        
           
1. R.J. Mischo-Make it Good-Delta Groove
2. Lil Ed and the Blues Imperials-Jump Start-Alligator
3. Omar and the Howlers-I'm Gone-Big Guitar
4. Zac Harmon-Music is Medicine-Urban Eagle
5. Mannish Boys-Double Dynamite-Delta Groove

Robert Johnson 75th recording anniversary

Next week, Tuesday, June 19th and Wednesday, June 20th will mark the 75th anniversary of Robert Johnson's historic recording sessions at 508 Park Avenue in Dallas.  To celebrate, this Friday, June 15th,  on Texas Blues Radio between 6 pm and 8 pm, I will be playing all of the recordings Johnson made in Dallas.   Special guests Pat Bywaters from the 508 Park Project and Alan Govenar from Documentary Arts will be there to comment.  Tune in or there might just be a hellhound on your trail!

Texas Blues Radio Living Blues radio poll, June 1, 2012

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo        
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371        
           
June 1, 2012   LIVING BLUES POLL        
           
1. Gary Primich-Just a little Bit more-Old Pal
2. Ronnie Shellist-Til Then-Fat Tone
3. R.J. Mischo-Make it Good-Delta Groove
4. Lurrie Bell-The Devil Ain't Got No Music-Aria BG

Texas Blues Radio Living Blues radio poll, May 1, 2012

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo        
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371        
           
May 1, 2012   LIVING BLUES POLL        
           
1. Gary Primich-Just a little Bit more-Old Pal
2. The 44s-Americana-Rip Cat
3. Eric Bibb-Deeper in the Well-Stony Plain
4. J.W. Jones-Seventh Hour-solid blues
5. Ronnie Shellist-Til Then-Fat Tone

Tonight on Texas Blues Radio ALL BLUES GUITAR INSTRUMENTALS

In honor of the Dallas International Guitar Festival this weekend, I will be playing nothing but blues guitar instrumentals on Texas Blues Radio tonight.  Be sure to visit the KNON booth at the festival at Market Hall this weekend and say hi!!

Texas Blues Radio Living Blues radio poll, April 1, 2012

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo        
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371        
           
April 1, 2012   LIVING BLUES POLL        
           
1.Lady Bianca-Servin' Notice-magic o
2.Nathan James & the Rhythm Scratchers-What You Make of it-Delta Groove
3.Mud Morganfield-Son of the Seventh Son-Severn
4.K.M. Williams-Raw Soul-self

Texas Blues Radio Living Blues radio poll, March 1, 2012

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo       
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371       
           
March 1, 2012   LIVING BLUES POLL       
           
1. Larry Lampkin-When I Get Home-Kaint Kwit
2. Omar and the Howlers-Essential Collection-Ruf
3. Daddy Mack Blues Band-Pay the Piper-Inside sounds
4. Joe Louis Walker-Hellfire-Alligator