Blues Before Sunrise

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Mike Rovatsos
Mike Rovatsos
The best in Acoustic Blues music and a historical perspective that dates back to a pre-WWII period of true storytelling. Bukka White, Sam Chatmon, Son House and of course, Robert Johnson are just a few names you are likely to hear (and learn) from.
Here are a few CD selections featured most recently:

Here are the 30 most recent tracks played on this show:
July 15th at 6 AM Hour
6:25 AM Champion Jack Dupree “Freedom” — Back Home in New Orleans
6:14 AM Paul Geremia “Rising River Blues” — Love, Murder and Mosquitos
6:07 AM Kelly Joe Phelps “See That My Grave Is Kept Clean” — Roll Away The Stone
6:01 AM Johnny Walker “Five Long Years” — Rising Sun Collection
July 15th at 5 AM Hour
5:55 AM Cephas - Wiggins “Catfish Blues” — Shoulder to Shoulder
5:52 AM Robert Johnson “Come on in My Kitchen” — The Centennial Collection
5:49 AM Robert Johnson “Ramblin' on My Mind” — The Centennial Collection
5:45 AM Jessie Thomas “Gumbo” — Lookin' for That Woman
5:41 AM Jessie Thomas “Lookin' for That Woman” — Lookin' for That Woman
5:37 AM Big Joe Duskin “Well, Well Baby” — Cincinnati Stomp
5:32 AM Big Joe Duskin “Slidell Blues” — Cincinnati Stomp
5:25 AM Roy Dunn “Roy's Matchbox Blues” — Know'd Them All
5:21 AM Willie Trice “Trying to Find My Baby” — Blue & Rag'd
5:19 AM John Mooney “Take a Walk Around the Corner” — Comin' Your Way
5:15 AM Sonny Terry - Brownie McGhee “I Woke Up One Morning and I Could Hardly See” — At the 2nd Fret
5:10 AM Brownie McGhee “Grievin' Hearted Blues” — The Folkways Years (1945-1959)
5:05 AM Brownie McGhee “Hangman's Blues” — The Folkways Years (1945-1959)
5:00 AM Brownie McGhee “Cholly Blues” — The Folkways Years (1945-1959)
July 8th at Noon Hour
12:29 PM Del Rey “Boogie Mysterioso” — Boogie Mysterioso
July 8th at 11 AM Hour
11:33 AM Baby Tate “Baby, You Just Don't Know” — Blues of Baby Tate: See What You Done Done
July 8th at 6 AM Hour
6:22 AM Robert Pete Williams “Sweep My Floor” — Robert Pete Williams
6:16 AM Robert Pete Williams “Hot Springs Blues” — Robert Pete Williams, Vol. 2
6:11 AM Richard Harney “The Delta Eagle” — Sweet Man
6:05 AM Corey Harris “61 Highway” — Between Midnight And Day
6:01 AM Steve James “Bachelor Blues” — Two Track Mind
July 8th at 5 AM Hour
5:56 AM Pernell Charity “I Don't See Why” — The Virginian
5:51 AM Pernell Charity “I'm Climbing On Top Of The Hill” — The Virginian
5:46 AM Josh White “Free And Equal Blues” — Free And Equal Blues
5:43 AM Josh White “One Meatball” — Free And Equal Blues
5:39 AM Little Pink Anderson “South Forest Boogie” — Carolina Bluesman

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