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Blue Light Boogie: Chevy, Loose, 99, Circles, Beat

Playlist #1418 Saturday Aug. 17, 2019

“Blue Light Boogie”, Cozy Eggleston, Honkers And Barwalkers vol. 1 (various artists), Delmark Records

“Chevrolet”, Lonnie and Ed Young, Bo Diddley Beats (various artists), Rhino Records

“Big Blue Chevy”, Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Between The Ditches, Side One Dummy Records

“Mule For A Chevrolet”, Mac Arnold And Plate Full O’ Blues, Country Man, Vizztone Label Group

“I Can’t Turn You Loose”, Otis Redding, The Very Best Of Otis Redding, Rhino Records

“Don’t Turn Me Loose”, Jacob Jones, Good Timin’ In Waynestown, Electric Western Records

“Cut You Loose”, Koko Taylor, The Earthshaker, Alligator Records

“She Didn’t Cut Me Loose”, Curtis Salgado, Soul Shot, Alligator Records

“Ninety-Nine Pounds”, Nighthawks, Trouble, Powerhouse Records

“Ninety-Nine And One-Half”, Wilson Pickett, Wilson Pickett’s Greatest Hits, Atlantic Records

“99 Ways”, Los Colognes, Working Together, Electric Western Records

“99 Shades Of Crazy”, J.J. Grey And Mofro, This River, Alligator Records

“Circles”, Frances And The Foundations, One Voice Among Many, self release EP

“Will It Go Round In Circles”, Legendary Rhythm And Blues Revue, Command Performance (various artists), Delta Groove Music

“Will The Circle Be Unbroken”, Neville Brothers, Yellow Moon, A&M Records

“Drift Away”, Neville Brothers, Treacherous Too! A History Of The Neville Brothers vol. 2 1955-1987, Rhino Records

“Strapped To The Beat”, Nikki Hill, Here’s Nikki Hill, Deep Fryed Records

“The Beat Goes On”, Pat Savage, Made In Detroit, Savageworks/S.B.G. Productions

“Use Me”, Howard And The White Boys, Live At Chord On Blues, Evidence Records

“Used Up”, Phil Gates, Live At The Hermosa Saloon, DCT Productions

“Used And Abused”, C. J. Chenier, My Baby Don’t Wear No Shoes, Arhoolie Records

“I Smell Trouble”, Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland, Best Of Bobby Bland, B. B. King and Little Junior Parker, MCA Records

“Trouble”, Elvis Presley, King Creole Original Soundtrack Recording, RCA Records

“Trouble”, White Boy James And The Blues Express, Extreme Makeover, Rip Cat Records

“T-R-O-U-B-L-E”, Nighthawks, Trouble, Powerhouse Records

“Trouble On Heels”, JP Blues, Make Room At The Table, Midnight Circus Productions

“You’re The Kind Of Trouble”, Holmes Brothers, Feed My Soul, Alligator Records

“The Trouble With Me Is You”, Duke Robillard, After Hours Swing Session, Rounder Records

“Trouble”, Robert Palmer, Pressure Drop, Island Records

“Trouble’s Braids”, Tom Waits, Swordfishtrombones, Island Records

“Trouble, Trouble”, Lowell Fulson, Hung Down Head, MCA/Chess Records

Art Hooker was born in Wisconsin and trained on tuba at Hortonville Union High School and Lawrence Conservatory. As a self-taught flutist he traveled throughout the western U.S. as a busker. He studied radio production technology at Mount Hood Community College in Oregon. He also ad libbed flute music beds for a locally produced poetry program on public radio. He currently plays tenor saxophone, flute, rhythm guitar, percussive devices and vocals. He has performed with the Siegal/Schwall Blues Band, Seafood Mama (later known as Quarterflash), Sweet Betty and Nathaniel Mayer, as a solo artist and as a member of the bands King Rat, The Bushwhackers, FM Band, Two Flat Blues Band, Mumblin’ Eddy, Art Hooker, Hot Tomato, and the Big Jones Blues Band. He has opened for John Lee Hooker, James Cotton, Matt ‘Guitar’ Murphy, Ben E. King, Luther ‘Guitar Jr.’ Johnson, Marshall Tucker, The Guess Who and Chris Duarte.