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Honoring David Maxwell and the Great Pianists of the Blues

We started off the show this week with a tribute to keyboardist David Maxwell, sideman to so many great artists and star of a series of fine solo albums. We recommend “Max Attack,” his album [...]


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A Working Man’s Playlist for Labor Day

Summer has raced by and Labor Day is upon us. We began with an appropriate set for the working man and woman. Hope you enjoyed your long weekend! With our 15th Anniversary behind us, we [...]


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An All-Request Show for the 15th Anniversary

It was quite a weekend – Peter Wolf at the Lowell Summer Music Series on Friday night, the 13th Annual Blues n’ Brews Fest all Saturday and then the next day “Sunday Morning Blues” turned [...]


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Honoring The Great Peter Wolf

This week we honored singer Peter Wolf at the beginning of the show, from the mighty J. Geils Band to his recent solo work. Don’t forget that Peter will be in Boarding House Park this Friday as part of the Lowell Summer Music Series! Also, thanks to Ted Evan for the CHOOSE YOUR BLUES list – a look at the Allman Brothers Band from beginning to end (sniff).


NEW ORLEANS, LA - MAY 03:  Warren Haynes performs during The Musical Mojo of Dr. John: A Celebration of Mac & His Music at the Saenger Theatre on May 3, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Skip Bolen/Getty Images for Blackbird Productions)

Honoring the Music of Warren Haynes

Warren Haynes celebrates 20 years of Gov’t Mule and his 25 years in the Allman Brothers Band this year! Check out the recent Warren interview with Carter Alan on our website! Also, thanks to David [...]


NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 12:  Robert Cray performs on stage during the 2013 Crossroads Guitar Festival at Madison Square Garden on April 12, 2013 in New York City.  (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Honoring the Great Robert Cray

The one and only Robert Cray, guitarist extraordinaire and fine singer, celebrated a birthday on August 1st, and we used our first set on the show to pay tribute to the blues legend. Robert is [...]


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A Tribute to Mike Bloomfield [PLAYLIST]

We began with a musical tribute to Mike Bloomfield, a gifted guitarist who backed Bob Dylan, played in the original Butterfield Blues Band, formed the Electric Flag and made some groundbreaking recordings with collaborator Al [...]



Sunday Morning Blues Recap: Honoring the Late Johnny Winter

It was with great sadness we heard of the passing of guitarist extraordinaire and bluesman Johnny Winter. We’ll miss Johnny the man, but we’ll never forget the music.


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Blues at the Beach and an American Made CYB!

We began the show with a five song set comprised of the bands appearing at Indian Ranch later on in the day – and what a line-up it was! BB King, Shemekia Copeland, Robert Randolph, Throwdown Blues Band – a perfect start to Sunday Morning Blues.



Sunday Morning Blues Recap: A Blues Salute on 4th of July Weekend

As Sunday Morning Blues crashes into July, the show’s 15th Anniversary on August 24 steadily approaches!



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