The last set of this week's show will feature some Pittsburgh Blues. I will play music from Pittsburgh area artists Billy Price, Chris Sutton & Charlie Barath, Jill West & Blues Attack, Tim Woods, Miss Freddye, Stevee Wellons Band, Shot O' Soul, Jimmy Adler Band, and Eugene Morgan.
In honor of Women's History Month, this week;k's show celebrates Contemporary Blues Women. Some of the other artists featured include Heather Newman, Kat Riggins, Regina Bonelli, Kate Lush, Eliza Neals, Laurie Morvan, Allen-Lamun Band, Sheba The Mississippi Queen and more.
This week's show features a return interview with Mindi Abair from Mindi Abair & The Boneshakers. Mindi is an LA based singer/songwriter, a 2 time Grammy Nominee, and one of the most recognizable saxophonists around. We will be talking about Mindi's upcoming Pittsburgh shows on Saturday 3/24 at the Manchester Craftsmen's Guild as part of the MCG Jazz Series. I'll also feature songs from Mindi's latest CD, "The EastWest Sessions."
This month's First Thursday set highlights Classic Jump Blues. Artists include Red Prysock, Big Joe Turner, Louis Prima, Wyononie Harris, Roy Brown, Johnny Jones, Tiny Bradshaw, Rudy Greene, Jackie Brenston, and Louis Jordan.
It's the last Thursday of the month again, so the last set of my show this week will highlight Pittsburgh Blues. The 10 Pittsburgh artists featured this month include Billy Price, Bill Toms and Hard Rain, Bobby Wayne, The Neid's Hotel Band, Miss Freddye, Jill West and blues Attack, Angel Blue and the Prophets, Stevee Wellons Band and Warren King.