Top Blues – December 2016

Published December 1, 2016 in News, Top Blues

*Godboogie – Play Music & Dance (Vizztone)

*Michael Jerome Browne – Can’t Keep A Good Man Down (Borealis)

*Tracy K – What’s The Rush (Self)

*Jerome Tucker – Band Still On Fire (Self)

*Smoke Wagon Blues Band – Cigar Store (Indie Pool)

*Donald Ray Johnson & Gas Blues Band – Bluesin’ Around (MarVista)

*Robbie Robertson – “Testimony” (Knopf + CD)

Various Artists – I’ve Got The Blues But I’m Too Mean To Cr (JSP)

*Johnny Max Band – Roadhouse Soul (Pour Soul)

*Adam Karch – Moving Forward (Bros)

*Crystal Shawanda – Fish Out Of Water (New Sun)

*MonkeyJunk – Time To Roll (Stony Plain)

Rory Block – Keepin’ Outta Trouble (Stony Plain)

*Cliff Stevens – Grass Won’t Grow (Self)

*Fraser/Daley – Fifty Miles of Elbow Room (Self)

Various Artists – I’m Talkin’ About You: 2017 Blues Calendar + CD Blues Image

Mississippi Heat – Cab Driving Man (Delmark)

Rev. KM Williams – The Real Deal Blues (Cleopatra)

*JW-Jones – High Temperature (Solid Blues)

*Mark Crissinger – Night Light (Self)

*Kauffey Temple – Honey Be (Self)

* = Canadian

This month’s recommended listening by John Valenteyn, host of John Valenteyn’s Blues on ciut.fm, 89.5 and CD reviewer for Maple Blues.

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