5/14/2008 House Party
5/14/2008 Rockin' In Rhythm

It was Gary Owens day on Rockin’ in Rhythm this week. Tune in the archives for a few excerpts from my recent conversations with Gary. That and the play list as well.

5/13/2008 Rollin' and Tumblin'

There were 3(THREE) interviews on this show so the play list may not be complete or in time order. I interviewed: 1) Joan Cartwright from Florida; 2) Sweet Mama J Dan Lansing of the Twin Cities Rockabilly Association re: the late Chris Gaffne’s Fundraiser on May 18th; and #) Blues Harmonica Man RJ Mischo.

5/12/2008 Bop Street

Birthdays in Blue for a pair of Motown legends: Stevie WonderMary Wells. Other Birthdays in Blue include Our Hero-Big Joe Turner; the Vice President of the Tenor Saxophone-Paul Quinichette; Maxine Sullivan of LOCH LOMOND fame; a pair of New Orleans clarinet immortals-Sidney BechetEdmond Hall; Belated Birthdays in Blue for Fred AstaireIrving Berlin and a Fond Farewell to a founding member of true Nashville Royalty—The Once and Future Tennessee Plowboy—Eddy Arnold

5/12/2008 Freewheelin'
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5/11/2008 Songs Of Praise

This Sunday’s program was designed musically to motivate christian listeners to rally around thier mothers and respect all mothers on this day set aside to honor mothers.

5/10/2008 A Great Blend Of Watercolors

GUEST HOST! A BIG THANK YOU! to Al B Ware who sat in and delivered a SPECIAL Ole’ School Edition of A Great Blend of Water Colors Today! Thank YOU! again Al.

5/9/2008 Sugar Shop
5/8/2008 Blueslady's Time Machine
5/8/2008 The Rockhouse

Today we make our annual trek down to the Memphis area to preview some of the nominees for the 2008 Blues Music Awards (better known as the Handys). We also celebrate the birthdays of Robert Johnson and Stevie Wonder. And, for probably the first time ever in Rockhouse history, we feature back-to-back sets containing – gasp – covers by the Beatles.