May 10, 2021

Blues and Rhythm Show 318 on 93.3 CFMU (Hamilton, Ontario)

Swear to Tell the Truth for Tuesday, May 11, 2021 (10:00 to 12:00 noon)

Blues and R&B on the Imperial label Stars of Boogie Woogie; Country and Western Swing; Recent Gospel reissues.

“Please Mr. Banker, can you loan me a dime. Well, (It) may not pay my rent but it sure will help me buy some wine” — Chris Thomas King

On the Show:

Wini Brown & Orchestra – Amos Milburn – T-Bone Walker – Jewel King – Papa Lightfoot – Jimmy McCracklin – Jack de Keyzer – Steve Strongman – John Jackson – Jimmy Yancey – Meade Lux Lewis – Al Clauser & His Oklahoma Outlaws – Clayton McMichen & His Georgia Wildcats – Spiritual Harmonizers- Cross Jordan Singers – Charles Brown – and others

Listen to the program each week at FM 93.3 in Hamilton or on CFMU online at cfmu.ca. The program will be available to stream or download until for eight weeks until July 6th as a podcast. Just go the website, scroll through 40 shows to Tuesday 10:00 am bring up the right playlist and stream or download the show.

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June 23, 2015

Blues and Rhythm Show 185 on 93.3 CFMU (Hamilton, Ontario)

Swear to Tell the Truth for Tuesday, June 23rd, (1:00-2:30 pm)

No single theme on this week’s program. A lot of acoustic string music this week and some music from before the blues. We go from African-American banjo players to white country blues to sacred steel over the course of the show. Also, recordings made for LSU folklorist Harry Oster. Music from North Carolina, Virginia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi and Florida.

On the Show:

Julian Dash & His Orchestra – Dink Roberts – Carolina Chocolate Drops – John Jackson – Smoky Babe – Roscoe Holcomb – Marshall Lawrence – Holmes Brothers – Aubrey Ghent – Denise LaSalle

Listen to the program at FM 93.3 in Hamilton or on CFMU online at cfmu.msumcmaster.ca. The program will be available to stream or as a podcast until July 21st.

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Next week (June 30th)



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