Top Blues

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

Paul Reddick Wishbone (independent)*
Alabama Shakes Boys & Girls (ATO)
catl Soon This Will Be All Gone (Weewerk)*
Bonnie Raitt Slipstream (Redwing)
Cold Specks I Predict a Graceful Expulsion (Arts & Crafts)*
Dr. John Locked Down (Nonesuch)
Enrico Crivellaro Freewheelin’ (Electro-Fi)
Guy Davis The Adventures of Fishy Waters: In Bed with the Blues (Smokeydoke)
Peter Karp & Sue Foley Beyond the Crossroads (Blind Pig/Stony Plain) *
Janiva Magness Stronger For It (Alligator)
Shakura S’Aida Time (Electro-Fi) *
Steve Strongman A Natural Fact (independent)
Eric Bibb Deeper In The Well (Blind Pig/Stony Plain)
Nanette Workman Just Gettin’ Started (BROS/Select)*
Willis Earl Beal Acousmatic Sorcery (XL)
Eddie C. Campbell Spider Eating Preacher (Delmark)
Joe Louis Walker Hellfire (Alligator)
JW-Jones Seventh Hour (Solid Blues) *
Mike Stevens & Matt Andersen Push Record: The Banff Sessions (Borealis) *
Billy Boy Arnold Sings Big Bill Broonzy (Electro-Fi)
Anders Osborne, Black Eye Galaxy (Alligator)