Monday Nights At 9pm: An Hour Of Nothing But The Blues Hosted By Tom Marker.
venty-nine years ago today Utah became the thirty-sixth state to ratify the Blaine Act in the U.S. Congress. This act repealed the eighteenth amendment and returned the control of alcohol to the states. Let’s toast that! The following is a list of some very good blues drinking songs. What are your faves?
Tom Marker’s Blues Breakers for December 2, 2013 Sonnyboy (Rice Miller) Williamson (II) Born 12-5-99, Glendora, MS, Died 5-25-65, Helena, AR. SONNY BOY WILLIAMSON – BRING IT ON HOME Recorded in 1963 for Checker Records. [...]
Tonight we go back to the late fifties and early sixties for songs from one of the greatest Chicago Blues artists as Sonny Boy Williamson, aka Rice Miller, will be our Artist of the Week. [...]
This week we presented our annual pre-Thanksgiving Blues Breakers. The idea is that if you’re hosting visitors this holiday and they want to do something in Chicago that they can’t do back home, before you [...]
Tonight’s the night for our annual Blues Breakers pre-Thanksgiving guide to live Blues in Chicagoland. The concept is that you may be hosting someone from out of town this week and if they want you [...]
This Monday our Artist of the Week was Chicago Blues slide guitar pioneer Elmore James. But that’s not all we played. Take a look below for the playlist with notes and links. Also, please visit [...]
Yes! Elmore James will be our Artist of the Week tonight but we’ll also have just released live Magic Sam, new North Mississippi Allstars, R.L. Burnside and plenty more. Blues Breakers 9pm every Monday on [...]
Little Milton was our Artist of the Week this Monday on Blues Breakers. Here’s what else we played. Tom Marker’s Blues Breakers for 11-11-13 Artist of the Week: Little Milton LITTLE MILTON – GRITS AIN’T [...]
On Blues Breakers tonight we’ll be returning to the new record by Buddy Guy, we’ll have Junior Wells playing with Sonny Landreth, and our Artist of the Week will be blues guitarist and soul singer, [...]
Our Artist of the Week was the guitar player in the Muddy Waters Band of the fifties, we played new music by Buddy Guy and by The Kinsey Report, and more. It’s all right here. [...]