We celebrate New Year’s Eve in the daytime with spoken word poets Matthew Rucker, Khary Jackson, and Brittany Delaney. They perform Monday night January 4th at the Soap Boxing Slam at the Artists Quarter in St. Paul.
Also this week, Steven Boyett talks about his novel Elegy Beach, the long-awaited sequel (26 years!) to his post-apocalyptic fantasy, Ariel.
-Hull, Dakota Dave / New Shirt / New Shirt / Arabica / 3:58
-Davis, Rev. Gary / Death Don’t Have No Mercy / Harlem Street Singer / Bluesville/Original Blues Classics / 4:43
Chestnut Grove Quartet / Another Friend Is Gone / 2:11
-Lion / Death / Fall of Man / Rounder / 2:55
-Carter Family / When I’m Gone / Carter Family / JSP / 3:05
-McTell, Blind Willie We Got to Meet Death One Day / The Classic Years 1927-1940 / 3:00
-Ellington, Duke / Awful Sad / Mrs. Clinkscales to the Cotton Club / JSP / 3:17
Decade-ending skankin’ and loungin’ wrap-up of the uh-oh!‘s…
Oldies turned up on comps released in the last 10 years as well as on You Tube which debuted a mere handful of years ago, stuff from this century included trax by Victor Rice, TSPO, Shiina Ringo, Mike Garson, Josh Roseman, Kingston Kitchen and more, and the second non-My Boy Lollipop makes the LOTW this week, and it’s an answer record… giddyup some more!