Top Blues

This month’s recommended listening by Brad Wheeler, music writer for the Globe and Mail ( and
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Charles Bradley Victim of Love Daptone

Eric Clapton Old Sock Busbranch/Surfdog

*Pharis & Jason Romero Long Gone Out West Blues Lula

Brittany Howard and Ruby Amanfu I Wonder/ When My Man Comes Home Third Man 7’’ Single

The Slide Brothers Robert Randolph Presents The Slide Brothers Concord

*Chris Antonik Better For You Independent

Eric Burdon Til Your River Runs Dry ABKCO

Jesse Dee On My Mind/In My Heart Alligator

*Cityreal & Wes Mackey Good Morning Blues Soul of the City

*Steve Hill Solo Recordings Volume 1 No Label

Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite Get Out! Stax

The James Hunter 6 Minute By Minute Universal

Corey Harris Fulton Blues Independent

The Reverend Peyton & His Big Damn Band Between The Ditches Side One Dummy

Dave Arcari & the Helsinki Hellraisers Whisky in My Blood Blue North

Jimi Hendrix People, Hell and Angels Legacy/Sony

Valerie June Pushin’ Against a Stone Sunday Best

Otis Taylor My World Is Gone Telarc

*Kid Koala 12Bit Blues Ninja Tune

*Declan O’Donovan Declan O’Donovan Independent