Had keyboardist William Duncan in the studio today to talk about his CD release party coming up on Friday, August 26th at Walker-West Music Academy. William is the brother of jazz vocalist Debbie Duncan. Debbie also sings background vocals on this release as well as other jazz luminaries. The release called "We Give Thanks" is a spiritual-inspirational CD, recorded at Walker West in St. Paul, where both William and Debbie are instructors. For more on the release party, go to: www.walkerwest.org.
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New songs by Southern Culture On The Skids, Fil Bo Riva, Band Data, Blackberry Smoke, LeRoy Bell, They All Died, Don Gallardo, and The King of the Tramps. Plus, assorted goodies by the likes of Lazy Lester, Chuck Prophet, Ryan Bingham, Stray Cats, some cat named Bob Dylan, Jimmy Cliff, Joe Grushecky, and mucho mas.
On today's show, the Mark Cameron Band was in to play live and to talk about the trip to Memphis in February of 2017 to represent Minnesota in the International Blues Challenge. The band has several gigs coming up to accumulate money to pay for the trip including a gig this weekend at the Boundary Waters Blues Fest on Saturday August 20th at 4pm. You can also catch them September 18th at Wilebski's Blues Saloon.
BIRTHDAYS-IN-BLUE From the Land of the Round Haircut for JACKIE 'Rocket 88' BRENSTON, Harmonica Man BUSTERBROWN, New Orleans R&B Stalwarts BOBBYMITCHELL and BARBARAGEORGE, Swamp Pop Immortal HUEY 'COOKIE' THIERRY, Buck Owens' Right-Hand-Man