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Buddy Guy's Night Out, part 1

Artist Song Buy
The Blues Brothers  I Can't Turn You Loose  buy on itunes
John Lee Hooker  Boom Boom   buy on itunes
Chuck Berry  Johnny B. Goode   buy on itunes
Elmore James  Dust My Broom   buy on itunes
Jimi Hendrix  Red House   buy on itunes
Muddy Waters  Mannish Boy   buy on itunes
Junior Wells  Messin' with the Kid   buy on itunes
Cream  Crossroads   buy on itunes
Howlin' Wolf  Built for Comfort   buy on itunes
B.B. King  You Don't Know   buy on itunes
Led Zeppelin  I Can't Quit You Babe  buy on itunes
The Grateful Dead  Big Boss Man  buy on itunes
Albert King  Born Under a Bad Sign   buy on itunes
Little Richard  Lucille   buy on itunes
Ray Charles  Night Time is the Right Time   buy on itunes
B.B. King  How Blue Can You Get?   buy on itunes
The Who  Summertime Blues   buy on itunes
George Thorogood & the Destroyers  Who Do You Love?   buy on itunes
The Allman Brothers Band  One Way Out   buy on itunes
B.B. King  Let the Good Times Roll   buy on itunes


This 2-disc mix was prompted by "Buddy Guy's Night Out," a variation on the American theme of "guys night out." This particular night saw blues legend Buddy Guy coming to town and, of course, we had to tailgate with ribs, beer, cigars and blues before the show. I took the Blues Brothers as a jumping-off point and followed the trail back to some of the great Chicago bluesmen and their influences, as well as some of the later rock bands who copped a feel. Enjoy. As Elwood says, "By the year 2006, the music known today as the blues will be found only in the classical records department of your local public library." So tonight, ladies and gentlemen, while you still can, get a taste of the blues.


no borders
Date: 6/16/2005
Classic stuff. But no Buddy? (although he does play on the Jr. Wells) Come on down to Chicago & we'll show you some living blues! Is that the Pigpen version of Big Boss Man?
Black Rose
Date: 6/17/2005
Not bad.
joey de vivre
Date: 6/20/2005
that's right, cut loose w/ the blues!
Both these mixes have a real good-times feeling.
Date: 6/20/2005
Buddy makes an appearance on disc 2. I had to work my way up to him. And, yes, this recording (2-13-70 and 2-14-70 at the Fillmore West in San Fran) features Pigpen.

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