Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 26 December 2018


John Scofield – Something’s Got A hold On Me (Piety Street)

Bruce Katz Band – Shine Together (Tribe of Lights) (Get Your Groove!)

Lady A – Roof Ova My Head (Doin’ Fine)

Roger Girke & The Wandering Souls – Soul Food Cookin’ (Silver Lining)

Clayton Doley – Chester Drawers (Desperate Times)

Jimmy Copley & Friends – Forget it (Slap My Hand)

Paula Harris – Do Me Good  (Speakeasy)

Joe Louis Walker – Prove Your Love (Blue Soul)

Kevin Burt – Day Day (Heartland and Soul)

Bridie King – Short Biscuits (Blue Ivories)

Michel Benebig- Blues For Rog (Noumea to New York)

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 19 December 2018


Happy Christmas to all! 

Cass Eager & the Mo’ Debleys – Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer (Santa’s Got Soul)

Charles Brown – Santa’s Blues (Cool Christmas Blues)

Cass Eager & the Mo’ Debleys – Zat You Santa Claus? (Santa’s Got Soul)

Big Harp George – Where Will I be For Christmas? (Single)

Eric Clapton – Lonesome Christmas (Happy Xmas)

Trudy Lynn – Christmas Time Comes But Once a Year (Ichiban Blues At Christmas Volume 1)

Herb Alpert – Winter Wonderland (Jazz To The World)

The B3 Kings – The Holly & The Ivy (You Better Watch out!)

Lenny White – Whew! What A Dream (Renderers of Spirit)

Ray Johnson – Sherry’s Party (Mod Jazz Rides Again)

Clarence Gatemouth Brown – Christmas (Alligator Records Christmas Collection)

Deb Ryder – All I’m Getting’ For Christmas Is The Blues (Single)

Lonnie Gasperini Organ Trio – Can You Hear Me Now? (North Beach Blues)

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 12 December 2018


Ms Zeno the Mojo Queen – Gotta Get Paid (Back In Love)

Liza Ohlback – Walking Shoes (Mercy Train)

The Mighty Reapers – Come On And Tell me (The Hurt Is On)

The Blues Disciples – Gravy Train (Gravy Train)

Dino Baptiste – Boogie Woogie Boogie (Two Timing Lover Boy)

Lucky Peterson – Play Dirty (Move)

Melvin Sparks – Charlie Brown (Sparks)

Hank Jacobs – Pushing The Button Of Soul (Mod Jazz Rides Again)

Joe Williams – Alright Okay you Win (Nothin’ But The Blues)

Toni Lynn Washington – Teardrops From My Eyes (It’s My Turn Now)

Billy Butler – Hold It (Yesterday Today and Tomorrow)

Blind Dog Taylor & The Healers – Don’t Tell Anybody  (Cash To Splash)

Grover Washington Jr – On The Cusp (Live @ The Bijou)

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 5 December 2018


Jody Williams (RIP) – I’ve Been Watching You (You Left Me In The Dark)  

Keb’ Mo’ – Road of Love (Muscle Shoals – Small Town Big Sound)

Niecie – Trouble With A Capital T (Trouble With A Capital T)

The Blues Disciples – Hey Baby (Gravy Train)

Liza Ohlback – This Isn’t Love (Mercy Train)

Jimmy Smith – Dot Com Blues (Dot Com Blues)

Michel Bénébig – Black Cap (Black Cap)

Tony Adamo – Card Dealer (Was Out Jazz Zone Mad)

The Hippos (RIP John Power bass and vocals) – Crazy Mixed Up World (Creatures From the Black Saloon)

Nathan Beretta – Really Are Through (Where I Belong)

Brian Bromberg – Coup De Ville (Thicker Than Water)

Thursday, November 29, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 28 November 2018


Liza Ohlback – Mercy Train (Mercy Train)

Ruby Turner – Snatch and Grab It (That’s My Desire EP)

Bridie King – Willie Fugal’s Blues (Blue Ivories)

Terry Blersh – It’s All Right (Play it All Day)

Jim Allchin – Devil Don’t Sleep (Prime Blues)

Vince Jones – Stricken By a Storm (Trustworthy Little Sweethearts)

Raphael Wressnig with Alex Schultz and David Gadson - One Mo’ Time (Chicken Burrito)

Cornell Dupree – Bop ‘N Blues (Bop ‘N Blues)

King Louis & LaRhonda Steele – I Wish (Rock Me Baby)

Kings & Associates – Tales of A Rich Girl (Tales of A Rich Girl)

Liza Ohlback – Ain’t That A Shame (Mercy Train)

Shuggie Otis – Bootie Cooler (Here Comes Shuggie Otis)

Randy Brecker – The Vamp (Score)

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 14 November 2018


Raphael Wressnig with Alex Schultz & James Gadson – Nasty (Chicken Burrito)

Hucker Brown – Groove Train (Falling Kings)

Jim Allchin – Found The Blues (Prime Blues)

Nick Steed Five – Cas It Is What It Is (Feeling For The Blues)

Kerri Simpson – I’m Goin’ To Make it Somehow (Confessin’ The Blues)

Sheba – Tell Me Why (A Real Good Woman)

Buckwhaet Zydeco – Trouble (The Buckwheat Zydeco Story: A Twenty year History)  

Booker T & The MG’s – Slim Jenkins Place (Hip Hug-Her)

Foreday Riders – Riders Digest (Riders Digest)

Chris Finnen – Thc (Deep South)

Karrin Allyson – Right Here Right Now (Some Of That Sunshine)

Dean Brown – Lampshade (Rolajafufu)

Thursday, November 8, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 7 November 2018


RIP local musicians Peter Gelling, Bruce Hancock and jazz trumpeter Roy Hargrove.

Peter Gelling – Five Wheel Drive (Fortune)

Blind Freddy – Play This Record Backwards (Blind Freddy)

The Roy Hargrove Quintet – Strasbourg/St Dennis (Earfood)

Roy Hargrove & the R H Factor - Crazy race (Distractions)
King Louie and LaRhonda Steele – Twenty Nine Ways (Rock Me Baby)
The Mel Brown Quintet – Blues For Tracy (Live @ Jimmy Maks)

The Bruce Hancock Quartet – Opus De Funk (Jody Grind)

Peter V Blues Train – In Demand (Shaken But Not Deterred)

Regina Bonelli – Talk Is Cheap (Love Letter)

Frank Bey with The Anthony Paule Band – Midnight and Day (You Don’t Know Nothing – Recorded Live in San Francisco)

Michel Bénébig – AJC Blues (Live @ Bernies)

Thursday, November 1, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 31 October 2018


This week a few spooky songs for Halloween plus tributes to The Swamp Fox Tony Joe White (RIP) the great session guitarist Wah Wah Watson (RIP)  and ex-local musician and educator Peter Gelling (RIP)

Cookin’ on 3 Burners – The Jump Off (Lab Experiments Vol 2)

Bryan Lee – The Gift (Sanctuary)

Knickerbocker All Stars feat. Thornetta Davis – Good Rockin’ Daddy (Love Makes A Woman)

Lady A – Throw Down (Doin’ Fine)

Tony Joe White (RIP) – Roosevelt & Ira Lee (Night of The Mossacin) (…Continued)

Doug Deming and the Jewel Tones – Rat Killin’ (Complicated Mess)

Bruce Katz Band – The Bun (Get Your Groove)

Billy Larkin & the Delegates – Spooky (Organ Grooves And Soul Brothers)

Michael Hill’s Blues Mob – Evil Spell (Have Mercy)

Lady Voodoo & The Rituals – Voodoo Woman (Demo)

Peter Gelling (RIP)– Movin’ South (Bluestime)

Chris Youlden & The Slammers – Trick Bag (Closing Time)

Herbie Hancock feat. Wah Wah Watson (RIP) – Swamp Rat (Secrets)

Thursday, October 25, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 24 October 2018

Terry Blersh – (Maybe) It Ain’t Too Late (Play it All Day)

Peter V Blues Train with Vanessa Vause – Getting Closer Now (Shaken But Not Deterred)

Richard Groove Holmes/Ernie Watts – Beer Can Alley (Come Together)

Michel Bénébig/Fabienne Shem – Sortie de Secours (Sunlight Special)

Trudy Lynn – One Monkey Don’t Stop No Show (Blues Keep Knockin’)

Chris Youlden & The Slammers – Roll With My Baby (Closing Time)

Illya Szwec’s Groove Depot – Turtle Walk (Groove Depot EP)

Jim Conway’s Big Wheel – Break of Day (Little Story)

Jesse Deane Freeman & the St Petersburg Flyers – The Girl That Radiates That Charm (Jumpin’ The Blues)

Knickerbocker All Stars – Wild Wild Young Men feat Darcel Wilson (Love Makes A Woman)

Barry Levenson – Flip Side (The Visit)

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 17 October 2018


Trudy Lynn – Blues Keep Knockin’ (Blues Keep Knockin’)

Peter V Blues Train – Don’t Wanna leave Memphis (Shaken But Not Deterred)

Dennis Herrera – You Can Name It (You Stole My Heart)

Diane Durrett and Soul Suga – Don’t That Bring You Back (Live)

Michel Bénébig – Lucia (Nouméa To New York)

Shem - T’as Pris le Large (Kuic)

Hank Crawford/Jimmy McGriff – Road Tested (Road Tested)

Andrew Jr Boy Jones – G Thang (I Know What It’s Like)

The Hiptones – Where’s My Baby? (Meet Me At The Sands)

Pat Powell – The Antidote (About Time)

Shari Puorto Band – Outta My Mind (Live @ Bogie’s)

James Sherlock Quintet – Jive on Marko (Southwall)

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 10 October 2018


Happy 70th Birthday Cyril Neville!

Cyril Neville – More Professor Longhair (Endangered Species: the Essential Recordings)

The Meters – Big Chief (The Meters Jam)

Neville Brothers – Voodoo (Uptown Rulin’: The Best of The Neville Brothers)

Big Seventies Bush – Get Go (Jade Gates)

Cookin’ On 3 Burners – Heavy Lenny (Lab Experiments: Mixin’ Volume 1)

The Hiptones – Ninety and A Half Just Won’t Do (Right Now)

Kenny `Blues Boss’ Wayne – How `Bout That (Inpsired By the Blues)

Netto Rockfeller – Rockfeller’s Girl (The Latin American Mojo Style of Netto Rockfeller)

Darren Heinrich – Stop Yo’ Stutterin’ (Oran in Synch: Musical Images Vol.116)

Lady A – Roof Ova My Head (Doin’ Fine)

Deacon Jones – Shaken (Jonesin For Money)

Pat Powell – Double or Nothing (About Time)

Gary Willis – Everything’s Cool (Bent)

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 3 October 2018

RIP Otis Rush 1935-2018 and happy birthday to Guy King born on this day 1977 and Happy 70th birthday to Duke Robillard tomorrow! 

Otis Rush – Me (Mourning in the Morning)

Guy King – The Same Thing that Can Make You Laugh (Make You Cry) (Truth)

Yellowjackets – Swing With it (Raising Our Voice)

Robben Ford – Tee Time For Eric (The Inside Story)

Lady A – Catch Me On The Low (Doin’ Fine)

Bluetique – What Have You Done For Me Lately? (Akaroy Films)

Lazy Eye – Mean Thing (Single Malt Blues)

Shari Puorto Band – Evidence (Live @ Bogie’s)

Dennis Herrera – Recovery (You Stole My Heart)

Duke Robillard – Stapled To the Chicken’s Back (Independently Blue)

Duke Robillard – Anything It Takes (World Full of Blues Disc 2)

Nick Steed Five – Cold Hearted Woman (Feeling For The Blues)

Andy Baylor – Hornpipin’ (Blues From The Irene Building)

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Groovin With Sister T Playlist 26 September 2018


Andy Baylor – Music Master Jump (Blues From The Irene Building)

June Core with Chris Cain, Jim Pugh and Little Charlie Baty – We’re Busy (Rhythm & Blues)

Dennis Herrera – Takes Money (You Stole My Heart)

Jackie Payne – Goin’ Out Ridin’ (Day In The Life of A Bluesman)

Trinom 3 – Feedin’ (Just A Bit Further)

Sax Gordon – The Kid (Rock ‘n Roll Lives Here)

The Mighty Reapers – The Same Thing (The Mighty Reapers)

Kings & Associates – Deadwood (Tales of A Rich Girl)

Barbara Blue – Johnny Lee (Fish in Dirty H20)

Nick Steed Five – Who’s To Blame? (Feeling For The Blues)

Karrin Allyson – Shake It Up (Some Of That Sunshine)

Brian Charette – Alligator Boogaloo (Groovin’ With Big G)

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 19 September 2018


Sax Gordon – Stretch Pants (Rock ‘n Roll Lives Here)

Big Jay McNeely – Tough (Blow The Walls Down)

Michael Osborn – Fallin’ For You (Hangin’ On)

Colin James – Ooh Baby Hold Me (Miles To Go)

Maceo Parker – Inner City Blues (Funk Overload)

Ben Paterson – F.S.R (Live @ Van Gelder’s)

Natascha & the Spy Boys – Treme (That’s The Hardest Part)

Renée Geyer – Won’t Be Long (Blues License)

Eric Gale – My Momma Told Me So (Island Breeze)

Alisha’s Quartet – Heading Home (Along For The Ride)

Clayton Doley – Seventh Son (Desperate Times)

Gregor Hilden Organ Trio – First Take (First Take)

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 12 September 2018


Tommie Harris & R&B Caravan – Alabama Hambone (Alabama Hambone feat. Kai Stauss)

Barbara Blue – Dr Jesus (Fish in Dirty H20)

Gregor Hilden Organ Trio – The Ghetto (First Take)

Baby Face Willette – Amen (Behind The 8 Ball)

Roy Gaines – Thangshaker (Roy Gaines & His Orchestra - Tuxedo Blues)

Frank Bey – Cookie Jar (Back in Business)

Percy Mayfield – A Lying Woman (Not Trustworthy) (Blues Laureate : The RCA Years)

Texas Flood & the Blowhorns – Leavin’ You (Real Australian Blues V.1 1992)

The Hiptones – Love’s Gonna Get You (Right Now)

Whitney Shay – Love’s Creepin’ Up On You (A Woman Rules The World)

Poncho Sanchez – Shotgun Slim (Do It!)

Paul Williamson’s Hammond Combo – Rainbow Twist (Get Happy)

Charles Earland – The Dozens (Mama Roots)

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 5 September 2018


Barbara Blue – BBQ Man (Fish in Dirty H2O)

Colin James – Dig Myself A Hole (Miles To Go)

Deanna Bogart – Tightrope (Just A Wish Away) 

Midnite Johnny – Baby Batter (Long Road Home)

Cookin’ on 3 Burners – Black Stick (Lab Experiments Vol. 1)

Jesse Deane Freeman Trio – The Canteloupe Woman (Introducing The Jesse Deane Freeman Trio)

Keith Stone with Red Gravy – Ain’t That The Blues (Keith Stone with Red Gravy)

Pickpocket – The Hunter (feat. Tom O’Grady) (Permutations)

Gene Harris – Stormy Monday – (Down Home Blues)

Bobby Rush - Hey Western Union Man (Chicken Heads - A 50 Year History of Bobby Rush)

Big Apple Blues – Take Two (Manhattan Alley)

Papa John DeFrancesco – Cold Duck Time (Desert Heat)

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 29 August 2018


Whitney Shay – Blues Down Home (A Woman Rules The World)

Keith Stone With Red Gravy – Love Done Put Me Down (Keith Stone With Red Gravy)

Jon Cleary – All Good Things (Dyna-Mite)

Double Whammy – Monster Stomp (Deep South)

Herbie Mann – Memphis Underground (It’s A Funky Thing – the Very Best of Herbie Mann)

Lawrence Lebo – Give Me A Try (Old School Girl)

Ron Levy’s Wild Kingdom – Mo’ Chain Smokin’ (B3 Blues & Grooves)

Rodney Jones – Soul Manifesto (Soul Manifesto)

Milena Barrett & Wolf Mail – Shakey Grounds (Lazy Bones)

Billy Hector – Creeper (Someday Baby)

Stuff – Foots (Live at Montreux)

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Groovin' With Sister t playlist 22 August 2018

Aretha Franklin – Trouble in Mind (Yeah!!)

Aretha Franklin – Evil Gal Blues (Aretha Sings The Blues)

Billy Hector – Busy Man (Someday Baby)

Scott Sharrard – Tell the Truth (Saving Grace)

Lazy Eye – Slow Down Mumma (Black Hill)

Frank Bey – Give it To Get It (Back in Business)

Joe Louis Walker - It's A Shame (The Legendary Rhythm & Blues Revue)

Debbie Davies – A C Strat (`Round Every Corner)

Sarasota Slim – Hey Dwight (Get Up, Get Down)

Aaron West - Rolling With B (504 Soul)

The Hammond Eggs Trio – Blue Blues (Bringin’ Home The Bacon)

Tim Rollinson – Gravity Waves (Nitty Gritty)

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 15 August 2018


Frank Bey – Cookie Jar (Back in Business)

Boz Scaggs – Those lies (Out Of The Blues)

Trudy Lynn – Fat Daddy (Everything Comes With A Price) 

Barbara Carr – Juke Joint Jumpin’ (Beach Boogie Party)

Johnny & the Headhunters – (Watch & Chain (Hey Gyp) (That’s All I Need)

Ben Todd Quintet – Offcut (Ben Todd Quintet EP)

The Jazz Crusaders – Funny Shuffle (Old Socks New Shoes, New Socks old Shoes)

Chris Farlowe & the Thunderbirds – You’re The One (Single)

Bruce Katz Band – Shine Togethr (Tribe of Lights) (Get Your Groove)

Tony Coleman – Nothing But Love For You (Take Me As I Am)

Margie Evans – Don’t You Worry (Drowning In The Sea of Love)

Tony Monaco – Mellow Soul (Fiery Blues)

Angas Mason – Skull Kid (Flatlands)

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 8 August 2018


Johnny & The Headhunters – Collins Mambo (That’s All I Need)

Anthony Geraci – Long Way Home (Why Did You Have To Go)

Big Harp George – Internet Honey (Uptown Cool)

One More Mile – My Next Ex Wife (Are We There Yet?)

Fiona Boyes – Dark and Dangerous Love (Voodoo in The Shadows)

Jimmy Witherspoon – You Got Me Running (Big Blues)

Duke Robillard – When You’re Old You’re Cold (Passport To The Blues)

Shane Pacey Trio – Cold Cold Feeling (Watch Out!)

Kate Meehan – Smackwater Jack (Soulshaker)

Brian Bromberg – Minneapolis 1987 (Thicker Than Water)

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Groovin' With Sister T Playlist 1 August 2018


Big Harp George – Uptown Cool (Title track)

Omar Coleman – Train I Ride (Tribute: Delmark’s 65th Anniversary)

Markey Blue/Ric Latina Project – I Like It Like That (Raised in Muddy Water)

Chris Wilson/Geoff Achison – Further On Up The Road (Box of Blues)

Eddie Jefferson – Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin) (Things Are Getting Better)

Ramsey Lewis – Tambura (Taking Another Look)

Big Harp George – Standing In the Weather (Uptown Cool)

Ceasar Frazier – Thieves In The Temple (Instinct)

Jon Cleary – Unputdownable (Dyna-Mite)

Deitra Farr – It Really Doesn’t Matter (Let It Go)

Robert Cray Band – That’s What Keeps Me Rockin’ (This Time)

Banana Oil – Neal Shuffle (Guavo Lampo)