Paul Christian:http://www.paulchristian.com joined us at 7:30am for some live music and song-sharing. He’ll be at Floyd’s on Tuesday, June 17th, and he’ll come back to visit us later this year to celebrate his second record, which is almost ready for our ears. The on-line archives were down for this show, so you’ll have to check out the playlist for what you missed, and come back next week for more PWB.
Birthdays-in-Blue for the ever youthful LESPAUL, key player in the development of the solid body electric guitar, making him grandfather, godfather, and/or stepfather of Rock ‘n’ Roll. LESPAUL—93 Today!!! Today also marks the birthdays of Mr. Excitement Himself—JACKIEWILSON, the ill fated JOHNNYACE, and
American Popular Song Immortal—Composer/Lyricist COLEPORTER.
Other Birthdays-in-Blue this week include SHIRLEYALSTONREEVES of The Shirelles, GARY ‘US’ BONDS, BOBBYFREEMAN, JOEYDEE, The Deepest of the Deep Soul Singers—JAMESCARR, POOKIEHUDSON of the Spaniels, and Blues Titan HOWLIN’ WOLF