Blues and Roots

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for January 31, 2004
Hour 1: Blues and Roots, part 1

First Set

Bert Jansch, "No Rhyme or Reason," Heartbreak, 2:35 Rykodisc

Bert Jansch & John Renbourn, "Piano Tune," Bert & John, 1:39 Wooded Hill Recordings

Annie Grace, "Magdalen Laundry," Take Me Out Drinking Tonight, 4:18 Greentrax

Second Set

Bert Jansch & John Renbourn, "Soho," Bert & John, 3:00 Wooded Hill Recordings

Larry Coryell & Phillip Catherine, "No More Booze," Splendid, 3:43 WEA

Kelly Joe Phelps, "It's James Now," Slingshot Professionals, 4:25 Rykodisc

John Martyn, "Go Down Easy," Solid Air, 3:34 Island

Midway Music

John Renbourn and Stefan Grossman, "Rites of Passage," The Three Kingdoms, 4:51 Shanachie

Third Set

Martin Simpson, "This World Is a Trouble and a Trial," Righteousness and Humidity, 2:06 Red House Records

Bruce Cockburn, "Soul of a Man," Nothing but a Burning Light, 3:52 Columbia

Maria Muldaur & Bonnie Raitt, "Blessing," Richland Woman Blues, 3:48

Chris Thomas King, "Why Blues," American Blues, 3:21 Putumayo

Bill Miller, "Eagle Must Fly Free," Raven in the Snow, 4:18 Reprise

Fourth Set

Paul Pena, "What You Talkin' About," Genghis Blues, 1:53 TuvaMuch Records

Taj Mahal & Toumani Diabate, "Ol' Georgie Buck," Kulanjan, 4:12 Hannibal/Rykodisc

The Crooked Jades, "New Lost Mission Blues," The Unfortunate Rake, Vol. 2, 1:40 Copper Creek Records

Boubacar Traore, "Samba," Je Chanterai Pour Toi, 1:50 Marabi

Debashish Bhattacharya & Bob Brozman, "Bana Mali," Mahima, 3:47 Riverboat/The World Network

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for January 31, 2004
Hour 2: Blues and Roots, part 2

First Set

Taj Mahal, "Queen Bee," Mali to Memphis, 4:35 Putumayo

Alvin Youngblood Hart, "Bootlegger's Blues," Down in the Alley, 2:47 Memphis International Records

Ray Bonneville, "Rough Luck," Rough Luck, 3:12 PrimeCD

Chris Smither, "Let It Go," Train Home, 4:35 Hightone Records

Second Set

Guy Davis, "Tell Me Where the Road Is," Chocolate to the Bone, 4:33 Red House Records

The Waifs, "Highway One," Up All Night, 5:07 Signature Sounds

Kasey Chambers, "Runaway Train," Barricades and Brickwalls, 3:23 Warner Bros.

Emmylou Harris, "I Don't Want to Talk About It Now," Red Dirt Girl, 4:47 Nonesuch

Third Set

Les Sampou, "The Holy Land," Fall from Grace, 3:54 Rounder

Lucy Kaplansky, "I Had Something," The Red Thread, 4:14 Red House Records

Darol Anger & The American Fiddle Ensemble, "Evening Prayer Blues" (faded), Republic of Strings, 3:53 Compass