PLAYLIST: Smokestack Lightnin' on WUCF, 89.9FM, Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2019, 8pm to Midnight Opening: Smokestack Lightnin' by Etta James DJ: Paul Newnum Engineer: Tommy Thompson Show#1307(031619)


Smokestack Lightnin's Top Ten New Blues CDs for The Week

#10 Colin Linden & Luther Dickinson/Honest I Do/Amour/Stony Plain

#9 Tony Holiday; William Kidd; Ronnie Shellist/This Time I'm Gone For Good/Porch Sessions/Vizztone

#8 Nick Schnebellen/Crazy All By Myself/same/Vizztone

#7 Benny Turner & Cash McCall/It Hurts Me Too/Goin' Back Home/Nola Blue

#6 John Mayall & Larry McCray/The Moon Is Full/Nobody Told me/Forty Below

#5 Tommy Castro & The Painkillers/Them Changes/Killin' It Live/Alligator

#4 The Tedeschi Trucks Band/I'm Gonna Be There/Signs/Fantasy

#3 Watermelon Slim/Holler #4/Church Of The Blues/Northern Blues

#2 Eric Gales/Somebody Lied/The Bookends/Provogue

#1 Atomic Road Kings/I've Got Time/Clean Up The Blood/Big Tone

Rod Piazza/Cold Chill/His Instrumentals Disc 1/Rip Cat

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Top 10 Close Misses

Kenny Beedy Eyes Smith; Billy Flynn; Omar Coleman/Keep On Pretending/Drop The Hammer/Big Eye

John Primer/Slip Away/The Soul Of A Bluesman/Blues House

Willie Buck/Can't Say Somethin' Good About Me/The Willie Buck Way/Delmark

Boo Boo Davis/What The Blues Is All About/Tree Man/Black & Tan


Christone Kingfish Ingram & Buddy Guy/Fresh Out/Kingfish/Alligator

Ally Venable/Love Struck Baby/Texas Honey/Ruf

Reese Wynans & Friends/Riviera Paradise/Sweet Release/J&R Adventures

Susan Santos/Blind Woman/No U Turn/TWH

Scott Ramminger/Lemonade Blues/Rise Up/self produced

Brandon Santini/Somebody's Got To Go/The Longshot/American Showplace

Leroy Ellington's Sacred Hearts/Gotta Keep Movin' On/Sanctified/Infiniti

Vanessa Collier/Percolatin'/Honey Up/ self produced

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Jody Williams Tribute

Jody Williams/You May/Blues Masters Vol. 2: Post War Blues/Rhino 1957

Jody Williams/I'm Comin' Back Again/Return Of A Legend/Evidence 2001

Jody Williams/Don't Get Caught Sleepin' In My Bed/You Left Me In The Dark/Evidence 2004

Jody Williams/Someone Else/You Left Me In The Dark/Evidence 2004


Rockin' Johnny & QuiQue Gomez/Your Charm Won't Help You/Dos Hombres-Wanted/Vizztone

Tomiko Dixon/I'm ReadyBlues Arising/Grand Blues

Tiffany Pollack & Eric Johanson/Memories To Forget/Blues In My Blood/Nola Blue

Rick Vito/A Change Is Gonna Come/Soulshaker

New Blues Last Call

Jane Lee Hooker/How Ya Doin?/Spiritus/Ruf

Fiona Boyes/Call Their Name/VooDoo In The Shadows/Reference Recordings


Jim Allchin/Jimmy's Boogie/Prime Blues/self

Barry Goldberg/Ghosts In The Basement/In The Groove/Sunset Blvd.

The Best of Smokestack Lightnin'

Junior Wells/Come On In This House/same/Telarc 1996

Johnny Winter/Don't Take Advantage of Me/35x35 Disc 1/Alligator 2006

Kerrie Lepai & Andrew Jr. Boy Jones/Whiskey Drinkin' Blues/Organic Blues/GalexC 2017

Kenny Wayne Shepherd/Deja VooDoo/Ledbetter Heights/Giant 1995

Chuck Willis/I Feel So Bad/Blues Masters Vol. 1 : Urban Blues/Rhino 1954

Dr. Ross/Memphis Boogie/Boogie Disease/Arhoolie 1954

The Doors/Cars Hiss By My Window/L.A. Woman/Elektra 1971

Jimmy Reed/Two Heads Are Better Than One/The new Jimmy Reed Album/For Miles 1966

Delbert McClinton/Heartbreak Radio/Plain From The Heart/Capitol 1981

Eric Clapton/Preludin Fugue/The Rush Soundtrack/Reprise 1992

Bonnie Bramlett/Love The One You're With/Roots Blues & Jazz/Zoho 2006


Dennis Jones/Slam Jam/Passion For The Blues/Blue Rock 2006