Monday, April 25, 2016

Big Sandy interview & more! Rockabilly N Blues 04-25-16


Robert "Big Sandy" Williams is our guest this week!  We chat about early influences, his "Big Sandy" nickname, beginnings of the Fly-Rite Boys (and Fly-Rite Trio), working with Dave Alvin, acoustic project What A Dream It's Been, brand new single, playing Nashville Boogie, a request for Pat Cupp and more!

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Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey
Intro music bed- Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

The Blasters- "Crazy Baby"
Janis Martin- "Drugstore Rock N Roll"

Big Sandy interview
Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys- "Every Time"
Segment 1
Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys- "Power Of The 45"
Segment 2
Big Sandy & The Fly-Rite Trio- "Hot Water"
Segment 3
Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys- "Jumpin' From 6 To 6"
Segment 4
Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys- "Chalk It Up To The Blues"
Segment 5
Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys- "Glad When I'm Gone"
Segment 6
Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys- "Fine Fine Superfine"
Segment 7
Big Sandy- "Yama Yama Pretty Mama"
Big Sandy & The Fly Rite Trio- "Steady Baby"
Segment 8
Pat Cupp- "I Guess It's Meant That Way" (request from Big Sandy)

Outro music- Link Wray- "The Flying Wedge (Drag Race)"



Big Sandy & Eddie Angel
photo by And How! Imaging
March 5th, 2016 Nashville Palace
Big Sandy, Eddie Angel & Hillbilly Casino
photo by And How! Imaging
March 5th, 2016 Nashville Palace




Big Sandy
photo by And How! Imaging
March 5th, 2016 Nashville Palace

Big Sandy, Billy Harlan, Hillbilly Casino and Eddie Angel 
promo piece from And How! Imaging

Big Sandy & His Fly Rite Boys- "Chalk It Up To The Blues" on Conan

"Hot Water"

WHYY "On Tour" preview
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Monday, April 18, 2016

Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour 04-18-16

  

We cram a variety of killer rockers into the show this week!  Hear new tunes from The Domestic Bumblebees, AJ & The Rockin' Trio, Ambur Rockell, Number 9 Blacktops, Eskimo Brothers and classics from Eddie Cochran, Levi & The Rockats, Gene Vincent, Mac Curtis, Buddy Holly, JD McPherson, Nico Duportal, Drake Bell, Dave & Phil Alvin, Si Cranstoun, Los Straitjackets and much more!

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Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey
Intro:  Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

AJ & The Rockin' Trio- "Hot Rockin' Mama"
Ambur Rockell- "Backwoods Girl"
Eddie Cochran- "Jelly Bean"
Eskimo Brothers- "Sweet Jolene"
Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin- "Feeling Happy"
Domestic Bumblebees- "Crying Over You"
Levi & The Rockats- "Room To Rock"
Gene Vincent- "Jump Back Honey, Jump Back"
Screamin' Rebel Angels- "Bumble Bee"
Sonny George- "Big Rig Rules"
Mac Curtis- "Wild Wild Women"
Los Straitjackets- "Space Mosquito"
Ronnie Dawson- "Fish Out Of Water"
Si Cranstoun- "Coupe De Ville"
Warren Smith- "Rock N Roll Ruby"
Nico Duportal- "Much Later"
JD McPherson- "Mother Of Lies"
Drake Bell- "Bull"
Number 9 Blacktops- "Interstate Rocker"
Buddy Holly & The Crickets- "Oh Boy"

Outro:  Duane Eddy- "Rebel Rouser"



Friday, April 15, 2016

Happy Birthday Dave Edmunds!


Dave Edmunds was born this day in 1944 in Cardiff, Glamorgan, South Wales.  Edmunds has enjoyed success with bands like Love Sculpture ("Sabre Dance"), Rockpile and his own solo projects.  Dave also developed a huge reputation for his production work with bands like The Fabulous Thunderbirds, The Stray Cats, Squeeze, Dion DiMucci, The Flamin' Groovies and more.  Enjoy some select videos from Dave through his career:

"I Hear You Knocking"

interview and "Girls Talk"

"I Knew The Bride"

"Slipping Away"

"From Small Things (Big Things One Day Come)"


"The Wanderer (live on Letterman)"










Monday, April 11, 2016

Nashville Boogie special/ Jason Galaz interview & more!


This week we spin tunes from some of the artists performing at the 2nd annual Nashville Boogie Vintage Weekender!  We'll talk with festival owner Jason Galaz and hear tunes from Wanda Jackson, Reverend Horton Heat, The Blasters, Chris Isaak, a new track from Big Sandy & His Fly Rite Boys, Deke Dickerson, Dale Watson, James Intveld, Dibbs Preston, Levi Dexter, Rosie Flores, Slim Jim Phantom (with The Stray Cats) and so much more on this week's Rockabilly N Blues Radio Hour!

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Intro Voice Over- Rob "Cool Daddy" Dempsey
Intro:  Brian Setzer- "Rockabilly Blues"

Wanda Jackson- "Let's Have A Party"
Dale Watson- "Good Luck N Good Truckin' Tonite"
Stray Cats (with Slim Jim Phantom)- "I Fought The Law"
Deke Dickerson- "Mexicali Rose"
Reverend Horton Heat- "Please Don't Take The Baby To The Liquor Store"
Dibbs Preston & The Detonators- "Quit This Big Old Town"
Big Sandy & His Fly Rite Boys- "Fine Fine Superfine"
James Intveld- "Modern Don Juan"
Planet Rockers- "Whatcha Gonna Do"
The Blasters- "Marie Marie"

Jason Galaz interview
Segment 1
Chris Isaak- "Keep Hanging On"
Segment 2
Marcel Bontempi- "Shag Rag"

Woody Pines- "Walkin' Stick"
Levi Dexter & The Ripchords- "Jitterbop Baby"
Rosie Flores- "Wrong Side Of His Heart"
Alton & Jimmy- "I Just Don't Know"
Doel Brothers- "Kissin' Bug Boogie"
Go Getters- "Hot Rod Roadeo"
Outro:  Chris Casello- "Chris' Guitar Boogie"