Blues Around The World [10/2 – 10/9]

02 Oct

This week, we’ll trace the unmistakable tone of the Blues from its roots in Africa to its home in America, and into Europe and South America, too.

 

ARTIST

SONG

ALBUM

LABEL

COUNTRY

TIME

1

Blues Etilicos

Canceriano Sem Lar (Clinica Tobias Blues)

Dente de Ouro / Blues Around The World

Excelente Discos /  Putumayo

Brazil

2:59

2

Laye Sow

Kayba

Djamano

Orange World Records

Senegal

4:37

3

Luther Allison

Part Time Love

Luther’s Blues/Mississippi Blues

MCA/Putumayo

USA

2:50

4

Tangle Eye

John Henry’s Blues

Alan Lomax’s Southern Journey Remixed/Blues Lounge

Zoe Records/
Putumayo

USA

5:53

5

Taj Mahal Meets the Culture Musical Club of Zanzibar

Catfish Blues

Mkutano / Blues Around The World

Tradition & Moderne / Putumayo

USA/
Zanzibar

6:22

6

Botafogo

Slide Blues

Solo Blues Acoustico /  Blues Around The World

DBN / Putumayo

Argentina

1:43

7

Amadou and Mariam

Mon Amour, Ma Cherie

Sou Ni Tile/Mali To Memphis

Universal Jazz France/Putumayo

Mali

5:20

8

The Unseen Guest

Listen My Son

Out There / Blues Around The World

Tuition / Putumayo

Ireland / India

3:57

9

Big Mama, & Victor Uris

No Way Out

El Blues de L’Ombra Blava /  Blues Around The World

Discmedi / Putumayo

Spain / Catalonia

3:33

10

Tinariwen

Chatma

Amassakoul

World Village

Mali

5:36

11

Daby Balde

Waino Blues

Introducing Daby Balde

World Music Network

Senegal

4:18

12

Amar Sundy

Najma

Najma

Dixie Frog

Mauritania

5:53

13

Arthur Adams & B.B. King

Get You Next To Me

Blind Pig 25th Anniversary/American Blues

Blind Pig/Putumayo

USA

4:52