Blues and News July 30, 2017: B.L.U.E.S. On Halsted

On this episode of Blues and News with Brother Jacob, I interviewed Rob Hecko (Owner of B.L.U.E.S. on Halsted) and Jennifer Littleton (Manager). We discussed the history of B.L.U.E.S., past and present performers, and their month long August Blues festival. For more information about B.L.U.E.S. on Halsted, you can go to Here is the playlist from the show:

I Miss You – Buddy Guy (Ft. Shemekia Copeland)

Hoodoo Man Blues – Junior Wells

They Call Me The Chief – Eddy Clearwater

Juke Joint – Mr. Sipp

Blues Superman – Jamiah Rogers

How Much Longer – Deitra Farr

When Will You Tell Him About Me – Toronzo Cannon

Yonder Wall – Tom Holland

Voodoo Daddy – Lonnie Brooks

Mama He Treats Your Daughter Mean – Ruth Brown

She’s Better Than You – James Carr

Medley: Peter Don’t Be Afraid/Nobody But You Lord/Teach Me Master – Shirley Caesar

Stand On The Word – Dorothy Norwood

The Blues is Alright – Little Milton

Further On Up The Road – Keith Little

Wobble Wiggle – B.B. Queen

Oh, Pretty Woman – Albert King

Learned My Lesson – Zora Young

Will I Ever Find Somebody – Jimmy Burns

What’s Really Going On – Sharon Lewis

Running Out of Lies – Johnnie Taylor

Mom’s Apple Pie – Tyrone Davis

I’m Getting Long Alright – Ernestine Anderson

We’ll Meet Again – John Lee Hooker

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