The Full Bodied Blues traveled down Funk Alley on this show to blend contemporary funk blues with its father sound, the delta blues. No matter what you think you hear….whether it sounds like soul, RB or funk….remember…it’s All Blues!
Today we celebrate the legacy of Earl Palmer, considered by many to be the greatest drummer of the rock roll era. Palmer passed away on September 19 after a lengthy illness. But he leaves behind many great and memorable recordings, some of which we play during Hour 2 of today’s show.
The First Day of Fall Comes to the Land lf the Round Haircut—A Few Sounds of the Season are in order, along with Birthdays-in-Blue for RAYCHARLES, TINYBRADSHAW, TARHEELSLIM, BARBARA and JIGGSALLBUT—voices of the ANGELS of ‘My Boyfriend’s Back’ Infamy, and BEN E. KING.