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Blue Light Boogie: Sugar, Bed, Brokedown, I've Got, C'mon

Playlist #1420 Saturday Aug. 31, 2019

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

“Sugar Mama Blues No. 1”, Tampa Red, The Slide Guitar: Bottles Knives And Steel vol. 2, Columbia/Legacy Records

“Sugar Mama”, John Lee Hooker, Boom Boom, Pointblank Records

“Sugar Mama”, Bonnie Raitt, The Bonnie Raitt Collection, Warner Brothers Records

“Sugar Sweet”, Bob Margolin, Chicago Blues, Powerhouse Records

“Sugar Cane”, Sonny Landreth, Down In Louisiana, Epic Records

“When I Take My Sugar To Tea”, Leon Redbone, Sugar, Private Music

“White Sugar”, Joanne Shaw Taylor, White Sugar, RUF Records

“Brown Sugar”, Rolling Stones, Sticky Fingers, Rolling Stones Records

“Brown Sugar”, Shakura S’Aida, Brown Sugar, RUF Records

“No Sugar Tonight”, The Guess Who, American Woman, RCA Records

“I Ain’t Sugar Coatin’”, Mac Arnold And Plate Full O’ Blues, Country Man, Vizztone Label Group

“Two Times Sugar”, Sugaray Rayford, Dangerous, Delta Groove Music

“Sugar Shack”, Damon Fowler, Sugar Shack, Blind Pig Records

“Sugar Sugar”, Wilson Pickett, Wilson Pickett’s Greatest Hits, Atlantic Records

“Sugar Babe”, Mance Lipscomb, Texas Songster, Arhoolie Records

“Bed  Springs Poker”, Tampa Red, Raunchy Business: Hot Nuts And  Lollipops (various artists), Columbia/Legacy Records

“Empty Bed Blues”, Maria Muldaur, Naughty Bawdy And Blue, Stony Plain Records

“King Size Bed”, Los Colognes, Working Together, Electric Western Records

“Broke Down Engine”, Spencer Bohren, Vintage, New Blues

“Brokedown Palace”, Grateful Dead, American Beauty, Warner Brothers Records

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

“I’ve Got A Woman”, Andy T-Nick Nixon Band, Drink Drank Drunk, Delta Groove Music

“I’ve Got A Man”, Nikki Hill, Here’s Nikki Hill, Deep Fryed Records

“I’ve Got A Feeling”, Johnny Nocturne Band, Wailin’ Daddy, Bullseye Blues

“I’ve Got Dreams To Remember”, Delbert McClinton, Best Of Delbert McClinton, Curb Records

“Come On Up To The House”, Tom Waits, Mule Variations, Anti-Epitaph Records

“Come On In”, Smokin’ Joe Kubek and Bnois King, Road Dogs Life, Delta Groove Music

“C’Mon In My Kitchen”, Kara Grainger, Shiver And Sigh, Eclecto Groove Records

“C’Mon A My House”, Dan Hicks And The Hot Licks, Selected Shorts, Surfdog 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.