~~Seven Birds, Spencer Bohren's tenth release on Solingen, Germany-based Valve Records is something of a departure for him. Each of his previous albums for the label exhibit a unique personality or perspective, but on Seven Birds, Spencer passes the production duties to Valve's Reinhard Finke and utilizes four musician friends from Germany, and the results are explosive! Comprised of nine original songs, two traditional pieces, and two compositions from songwriter pals, the album moves from deep and atmospheric to light-hearted, and from dark and edgy to near comedy, yet somehow manages to stand as a singular statement. Spencer Bohr...
1. Lonesome Whistle
2. I'm Gonna Sing
3. Honky-Tonk Blues
4. Weary Blues
5. Mind Your Own Business
6. Crazy Heart
7. I Can't Help It
8. My Sweet Love Ain't Around
9. Moanin' the Blues
10. Cold Cold Heart
11. I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry
12. Live and Love
13. Lovesick Blues
14. I Saw the Light
15. Ramblin' Man...
~~. Happy Traum – Just for the Love of It (Lark’s Nest Music). On Just for the Love of It, Happy Traum shows impeccable taste in choosing a program of great traditional folk and blues songs, or contemporary songs written in the tradition, and even better taste in the way he arranges them with both reverence for his sources and the originality of his always creative fingerpicking guitar and warm singing. He also surrounds himself – track to track – with just the right set of supporting musicians for each song and arrangement.
1. Careless Love Blues
2. Deep Blue Sea
~~2008 three CD set from one of the singular most important Blues artists of all time. Features 75 Leadbelly classics including 'Jim Crow Blues', 'Ain't Going Down to the Well No More', 'Sweet Mary Blues', 'Midnight Special' and more. Complete Blues.
1. Grasshoppers in My Pillow
2. Tight Like That
3. C.C. Rider
4. Well You Know I Had to Do It
6. Sweet Mary Blues
7. New Orleans
8. New York City
9. Baby, Don't You Love Me No More?
10. Thirty Days in the Work House
11. You Cain' Loose-A-Me Cholly
Mississippi John Hurt is certainly renowned for his blues songs, whether tales of murder like Stack O'Lee and Frankie or the tongue-in-cheek Candy Man Blues, yet it is his gospel songs that may more accurately reflect the heart of the man himself; gentle yet powerful, simple yet substantial.
In this lesson Tom Feldmann takes you step by step through Mississippi John Hurt's most celebrated and inspiring gospel songs in the keys of G, C, D and E. Whether beginner or intermediate you will learn to pick in the distinctive "Hurt" style and build a large repertoire of classic gospel country blues.
~Gates Open 7pm/ Show 8pm. Tickets $50.00/ $55.00 day of show
TICKET PURCHASES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE!
Artists appear at the Fur Peace Station Hall while supplies last. We will have your tickets waiting for you at the gate, the day of the concert.
ALL TICKETS ARE HELD AT WILL CALL (at the gate). WE WILL NOT MAIL TICKETS....