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Blue Light Boogie: Time, Rain, Autos, Cigarettes

Playlist #1302 Saturday Aug. 10, 2019

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

“Time And Time”, Tas Cru, Jus’ Desserts, Crustee Tees Records

“They’ll Do It Every Time”, JP Soars, More Bees With Honey, Soars High Productions

“My Time”, Debbie Bond, Hearts Are Wild, Blues Root Productions

“Make It Rain”, Janiva Magness, Stronger For It, Alligator Records

“Hard Rain”, Dicky James And The Blue Flames, Hard Rain, self release

“I Can’t Stand The Rain”, Linda Hornbuckle with No Delay, Soul Diva Meets The Blues Monsters, Criminal Records

“Let’s Go For A Drive”, JT Coldfire, Always And Never, Crazy Sun Productions

“Flat Black Automobile”, Hadden Sayers, Hard Dollar, Blue Corn Music

“V-8 Ford”, Contino, Back Porch Dogma, Blind Pig Records

“Cathead Biscuit Gospel”, Sauce Boss, Live At The Green Parrot, Burning Disk

“Butter My Biscuits”, Biscuit Miller, Blues With A Smile, Blue Bass Entertainment

“Chicken, Gravy And Biscuits”, Lil’ Ed And The Blues Imperials, Genuine Houserockin’ Music IV (various artists), Alligator Records

“Your Biscuits Are Big Enough For Me”, Bo Carter, Greatest Hits 1930-1940, Yazoo Records

“Hangman’s Blues”, Blind Lemon Jefferson, Complete Classic Sides Remastered, JSP Records

“Pile Of Plates And A Carving Knife”, Catfish Keith, Sweet Pea, Fish Tail Records

“Hangin’ Tree”, JT Coldfire, Crazy Sun, Crazy Sun Productions

“Hanging Tree”, The 44’s, Americana, Rip Cat Records

“61 Highway”, ‘Mississippi’ Fred McDowell, Mississippi Delta Blues, Arhoolie Records

“61 Highway Blues”, The Delta Flyers, Sixteen Bars, Soulbilly Records

“Highway 61 Revisited”, Johnny Winter, The Johnny Winter Collection, Castle Records

“Cigarette Blues”, Tom Ball and Kenny Sultan, Filthy Rich, Flying Fish Records

“Cigarettes And Coffee”, Hope Waits, Introducing Hope Waits, Spann Records

“Coffee And Cigarettes”, Guitar Shorty, I Go Wild!, Evidence Records

“Caffeine And Nicotine”, Popa Chubby, Hit The High Hard One, Prime CD

“Smoke A Pack A Day”, Schizoid Johnny, CD single, Illuminati Records

“Cigarette Blues”, Yank Rachell, Blues Mandolin Man, Blind Pig 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.