Top Blues

This month’s recommended listening by Brad Wheeler,
music writer for the
Globe and Mail

Eddie C. Campbell Spider Eating Preacher (Delmark)

Tim Bastmeyer Tim Bastmeyer (independent)*

Hope Waits Introducing Hope Waits (Spann)

Brandon Isaak Bluesman’s Plea (independent)*

Mike Stevens & Matt Andersen Push Record: The Banff Sessions (Borealis)*

Paul Rodgers & Friends Live at Montreux (Eagle)*

Charlie Haden and Hank Jones Come Sunday (Universal)

David Vest Rock A While (Criminal)*

Toronzo Cannon Leaving Mood (Delmark)

Michael Jerome Browne The Road Is Dark (Borealis) *

Sharrie Williams Out of the Dark (Electro-Fi)

Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire The Real Deal (Delmark)

Wynton Marsalis & Eric Clapton Play the Blues: Live from Jazz at Lincoln Centre (Reprise/Rhino)

The Black Keys El Camino (Warner)

Joe Louis Walker Hellfire (Alligator)

Marcia Ball Roadside Attractions (Alligator)

The Pack A.D. Unpersons (Mint)*

Matt Andersen Coal Mining Blues (Busted Flat)*