Messin’ With The Blues: A Mother’s Blues

Messin’ With The Blues: A Mother’s Blues

Leslie Keros is on the set with an hour of Mother’s Day blues by Debbie Davies, Little Junior Parker, Ben Harper with the Blind Boys of Alabama, Ann Rabson, Paul Rishell, Big George Brock, Big Mama Thornton, Marcia Ball, James “Son” Thomas, B.B. King, Dr. “Feelgood” Potts, and Memphis Slim, with a parting salute to the recently departed Randy Chortkoff featuring Delta Groove Records artists Kirk Fletcher and the Mannish Boys.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
A MOTHER’S BLUES
MESSIN’ WITH THE BLUES 135
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, May 9, 2015 [LKMB-0136]

[01] Theme Music: Erwin Helfer: Stop Time Boogie
[02] Leslie Keros Intro & Opening Comments
[03] Debbie Davies: A Mother’s Blues
[04] Little Junior Parker: Mother-in-Law Blues
[05] Ben Harper with the Blind Boys of Alabama: Mother Pray
[06] Leslie Keros Comments
[07] Ann Rabson: Music Makin’ Mama
[08] Paul Rishell: Sweet Jivin’ Mama
[09] Big George Brock: Sugar Mama
[10] Leslie Keros Comments
[11] Big Mama Thornton: They Call Me Big Mama
[12] Marcia Ball: Mama’s Cooking
[13] James “Son” Thomas: Mama Don’t ‘Low No Guitar Playin’ Round Here
[14] Leslie Keros Comments
[15] B.B. King: Nobody Loves Me But My Mother
[16] Dr. “Feelgood” Potts: Pistol Packing Mama
[17] Memphis Slim: Mean Mistreatin’ Mama
[18] Leslie Keros Closing Comments & Outro
[19] Kirk Fletcher: El Medio Stomp
[20] Closing Music: Mannish Boys: West Helena Blues

A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WDCB-FM, Chicago
Editing, post-production & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
Sponsored by Hempshopper & Ceres Seeds, Amsterdam

© 2017 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

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