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March 15, 2016

Blues and Rhythm Show 221 on 93.3 CFMU (Hamilton, Ontario)

Swear to Tell the Truth for Tuesday, March 15th (1:00 to 2:30pm)

On this week’s program, blues and R&B from New York, something from the One-derful Collection which we’ll be taking a detailed look at soon, Blind Willie Johnson and the new BWJ tribute album, a couple of railroad pieces, and spiritual songs from the Library of Congress.

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We take our first brief look this week at the new Blind Willie Johnson tribute collection from Alligtor Records, God Don’t Never Change and at the still ongoing series from Secret Stash, series called The One-derful Collection, which will eventually make available most of what the Leaner Brothers labels, One-derful, Mar-V-Lus, M-pac and Halo produced, including most of the issued and available unissued songs on these labels.

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On the Show:

Dr. Horse – June Bateman with Noble Watts – Freddy Robinson – Willie West – Cowboy Junkies – Blind Willie Johnson – El Watson – Sin-Killer Griffin – Nina Simone (time permitting)  – and others

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 April11th.

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To reach us with comments or queries, write us at sweartotellthetruth@gmail.com.

You can also follow the program at sweartotellthetruth@nosignifying on Twitter.

Next week (March 22nd)

TBA

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May 19, 2013

Blues and Rhythm Show 80 on 93.3 CFMU (Hamilton, Ontario)

Swear to Tell the Truth for Tuesday, May 21, 2013 (1:00-2:30 pm)

Haven’t played any zydeco on the air for a while. Count on hearing some this week and a couple of sides from Louisiana blues artists. Also on the program, some scarce R&B recorded between 1946 and 1954.

On the show: 

Boozoo Chavis – Carrière Brothers – Raful Neal –  Bobby Radcliff – Jimmy Dawkins – Red Mack – Charles Gray – Geechie Smith – Amos Garrett – Nina Simone – and others

Listen to the program at FM 93.3 in Hamilton or on CFMU online at cfmu.mcmaster.ca. The program will be available to stream or as a podcast until June 18th.

Contact Us

To reach us with comments or queries, write us at sweartotellthetruth@gmail.com.

You can also follow the program at sweartotellthetruth@nosignifying on Twitter.

Next week (May 28th)

We’ve altered our schedule for May 28th. We were tentatively committed to a 90 minute special on Alan Lomax’ Southern Journey recordings but we want to highlight some of the artists appearing at the Westdale Blues & Roots Festival, in Hamilton scheduled for June 1st. It’s planned to be an all day affair. Acts include Harrison Kennedy, Steve Strongman, Alvin Smith, Trickbag and Paul Deslauriers.

We’ll postpone the Lomax special to either June 4th or June 11th.

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