Kelly Joe Phelps Live; Singing’ the Blues

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for June 25, 2016
Hour 1: Encore Broadcast of Kelly Joe Phelps
A Rebroadcast of the Program for October 21, 2000

  1. Kelly Joe Phelps, “Down to the Praying Ground,” Brother Sinner and the Whale, 4:33 Black Hen Music
  2. “Pretty Saro” (live)
  3. “Hobo’s Son” (live)
  4. “Hard Time Killin’ Floor” (live)
  5. “River Rat Jimmy” (live)
  6. “Lass of Loch Royale” (live)
  7. “Dock Boggs’ Country Blues” (live)
  8. Kelly Joe Phelps, “See That My Grave Is Kept Clean,” Roll Away the Stone, Rykodisc

Mavis Staples, “See That My Grave Is Kept Clean,” Your Good Fortune, 3:30 Anti-

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for June 25, 2016
Hour 2: Singin’ the Blues

First Set

Ruthie Foster, “Singin’ the Blues,” Promise of a Brand New Day, 3:45 Blue Corn Music

Chris Thomas King, “What Would Jesus Do?” Rise, 4:05 21st Century Blues Records

Asylum Street Spankers, “Dark Was the Night, Cold Was the Ground,” God’s Favorite Band, 3:00 Yellow Dog Records

Second Set

Cephas & Wiggins, “Crow Jane,” Richmond Blues, 3:00 Smithsonian Folkways

Chris Smither, “Up on the Lowdown,” Still on the Levee: 50-Year Retrospective, 3:36 Signature Sounds

HowellDevine, “Let You Go,” Modern Sounds of Ancient JuJu, 2:47 Arhoolie

Kelly Joe Phelps, “Brother Pilgrim,” Brother Sinner and the Whale, 3:40 Black Hen Music

Third Set

Tom Jones, “All Blues Hail Mary,” Spirit in the Room, 4:20 Rounder/Concord Music

Markus James, “Where You Wanna Be,” Where You Wanna Be, 3:36 Firenzer Records

Fourth Set

Asylum Street Spankers, “Didn’t It Rain,” The Last Laugh, 3:00 Yellow Dog Records

Eric Bibb & J.J. Milteau, “Grey Goose,” LeadBelly’s Gold, 5:30 StonyPlain

Fantastic Negrito, “In the Pines,” The Last Days of Oakland, 4:15 (self-produced)


Ralph Stanley, “Oh Death,” O Brother Where Art Thou, 3:40 Lost Highway