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Club It To Death Australian/NZ Indie with Peter Bramley, Wed 12:00am - 2:00am
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Roots of Rhythm jazz, roots & blues with Helen Jennings, Wed 9:00am - 11:00am

Roots of Rhythm: Wednesday, 20 December 2017

Artist | Track/Song Name | Album Title | Label/Distributor | Comments

Davell Crawford | Gumbo Piano | Let them Talk | 1995

Joe Turner | Christmas Date Boogie | Christmas Time Blues Arhoolie Records

Deb Ryder | All I'm getting for christmas is the Blues | Blind Racoon Holiday Sampler 2017

1st Birthday Track for this week:
Professor Longhair | Every day, every night | Collector's Choice. Anniversary of his birthdate 19/12/1918 Henry Byrd

lonnie Brooks | All I want for Christmas (is to be with you) | Genuine Houserockin' Christmas | Alligator Records 2003 Anniversary of his birthdate, 18/12/1933
That was the last of this week's Birthday tracks.

Request for Graham & The Crew at Blackburn Constructions:
Lefty Dizz with Lurrie & Carey Bell | Cloudy Weather | Ain't it nice to be loved | JSP Records 1989

1st Track from Jackey Coyle's "Wordy Gurdy"segment

Son Seals | Lonesome | The Alligator Records Christmas Collection | Alligator 1992 release

Harry Dean Stanton | Cancion Mixteca | Oxford American - Kentucky 2017

Carl Orr | Ride the Elephant | Forbearance | 2015 Indie release

Alex Burns & Nick Charles | I'll believe I'll make a change | Cordially yours | 1994 Indie release

Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown | Christmas | See Jackey's 1st track

That was the last track from Jackey's "Wordy Gurdy "

Cyndi Lauper | Blue Christmas | 2011 single on MRI

Van Morrision | Automobile Blues | Roll with the punches | Recent Exile Productions release

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings | Pass me by | Soul of a woman | Recent Daptone Records release

Charles Brown | Santa's Blues | A Jazz & Blues Christmas | Putamayo World Music 2008 release

D'Mar & Gill | Santa's Second Line | Blind Racoon Holiday Sampler 2012

Kelly Auty Band | Heaven or Hell | Kelly Auty Band | New release

Kelly Auty band | Sing it for me | Kelly Auty

Filisko & Noden | I heard the Angels singing | Live | 2006 Diving Duck Records Touring Australia in January, See Roots of Rhythm Weekly gig guide on PBS website for full details

The Holmes Brothers \ Back Door Santa | see track 5

Sonny Boy Williamson | Sonny Boy's Christmas | see track 2

Roots of Rhythm for Wednesday, 20 December 2017

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