Blues Junction

Urban and country blues with R&B,soul,jazz, zydeco and classic rock.     

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Blues Junction on 08/15/15

Blues Junction
Air date: 
Sat, 08/15/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Urban and some country blues and then some.

Blues Junction on 08/08/15

Blues Junction
Air date: 
Sat, 08/08/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Urban and some country blues and then some.

2015 Waterfront Blues Festival Preview

Blues Junction
Air date: 
Sat, 06/27/2015 - 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Short Description: 
Special Preview of the 2015 Waterfront Blues Festival
Host Tom Wendt and Guest Peter Dammon will host Mary Flower & BBQ Boys, Suburban Slim/Jimi Bott/John Nesch,), and Mitch Kashmar live in studio, as well as play selections from artists featured at next weeks 2015 Waterfront Blues Festival, to benefit the Oregon Food Bank

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4-day passes available for the 28th annual Safeway Waterfront Blues Festival through!


Blues Junction on 06/20/15

Blues Junction
Air date: 
Sat, 06/20/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Urban and some country blues and then some.

Blues Junction on 06/06/15

Blues Junction
Air date: 
Sat, 06/06/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Urban and some country blues and then some.

Blues Junction on 05/16/15

Blues Junction
Air date: 
Sat, 05/16/2015 - 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Short Description: 
Urban and some country blues and then some.

Blues Junction on 05/02/15

Blues Junction
Air date: 
Sat, 05/02/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Urban and some country blues and then some.

Blues Junction on 04/18/15

Blues Junction
Air date: 
Sat, 04/18/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Urban and some country blues and then some.

Blues Junction on 04/04/15

Blues Junction
Air date: 
Sat, 04/04/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Urban and some country blues and then some.

Blues Junction on 03/21/15

Blues Junction
Air date: 
Sat, 03/21/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Short Description: 
Urban and some country blues and then some.


Blues Junction playlist for 08/15/2015

Program name: 
Blues Junction
Air date: 
Big James MontgmyBlues Never DieBig PaybackBlind Pig
Eddie KirklandDone SomebodyLonely StreetTelarc
J B HuttoHip ShakinHawk SquatDelmark
Junior ParkerTin Pan AlleyDriving WheelMCA UK
Omar ColemanTrying To Do RightBorn And RaisedDelmark
Lonnie Mack/SRVYou Have To Know25th AnniversaryAlligator Records
Jimmy WitherspoonMoney's GettingEveninPrestige
B B KingAsk Me No QuestIndianola MS SeedsMCA
Little RonnieTake A ChanceDo Watcha DoTrust Me Baby
------Walk The Talk---------
Tail DraggerPlease Don't GoMy Head Is BaldDelmark
----Tend To BusinessLive At Vern'sDelmark
Joe Louis WalkerGonna Make MeLive On R&B CruiseStony Plain Records
W/ Curtis Salgado
Mannish BoysThese Kind BluesLowdown FeelinDelta Groove
w/ Bobby Jones
Bobby JonesCheck Me OutUSA Records SoulFuel 2000 Records
Buddy Guy/Jr WellsSweeHomeChicagoPlay The BluesFriday Music/Atco
Henry GrayCan't Afford To DoGray/Corritore Sess.Delta Groove
Otis SpannBaby ChildEbony & Ivory BluesBlues Boulevard
Eddie KingShakin InsideJOB Records StoryFuel 2000 Records
John MayallDon't Kick MeThe Blues AloneLondon--Decca Records
James ClemMercury BluesRoad'sGettin Muddyself produced
Muddy WatersStill A FoolMuddy Waters BoxMCA Chess
J B HuttoWhat Can You GetHawk SquatDelmark
ACollins/J.CopelandSomething To
Remember You ByAlligator 25th AnniversaryAlligator Records
B B KingKing's SpecialIndianola MS SeedsMCA

Blues Junction playlist for 06/13/2015

Program name: 
Blues Junction
Air date: 
B.B. KingSweet Little AngelLive at the RegalGeffen
Etta JamesGood Rockin DaddyThe Definitive CollectionModern Records
Duffy BishopEvilBottled OdditiesBurnside Records
Terry "Harmonica" BeanI'm a BluesmanM for Mississippi, Music from the Motion PictureM for Missisippi
Dave and Phil AlvinKey to the HighwayCommon Ground: Dave and Phil Alvin Sing the Music of Big Bill BroonzyYep Roc Records
Buddy GuyThe First Time I Met the BluesChessChess
Lisa MannSurrender to the BluesSatisfiedself produced
The Mannish BoysYou Got Bad IntentionsShake for MeDelta Groove
Freddie KingThe Woman Across the Riverultimate collectionHip-O records
Grady ChampionThank you For Giving Me the BluesDreaminself produced
John HammondJockey Full of BourbonTimelessPalmetto
Muddy WatersI Can't Be SatisifiedBlues SkySony Music
Gary Clark, Jr.Next Door Neighbor BluesBlak and BluWarner Brothers
Mud Morganfield and Kim WilsonTroulbe No MoreFor Pops: A tribute to Muddy WatersSevern
Howlin WolfCommit a CrimeI am the WolfMasters Music
Keb MoThe Worst is Yet to ComeBlues AmericanaKind of Blue Music
Bobby RushNight FishinNight FishinDeep Rush Records
Freddy RobinsonGood FeelinShattered DreamsBeat Gone Public
Little MiltonI Feel So BadChessChess
Linda Hornbuckle and No DelayHound DogSoul Diva Meets the Blues MonstersBurnside Records
Allen ToussaintSoul SisterAllen Toussaint CollectionWarner Rhino
Wee Willie WalkerIf Nothing Ever ChangesIf Nothing Ever Changesself produced
The 5 RoyalsThinkDedicated to YouGusto
O.V. WrightI'd Rather be Blind, Crippled, and CrazyMemphis UnlimitedUniversal Music
Lee Fields and The ExpressionsWish You Were HereFaithful ManTruth and Soul
Bobby "Blue" BlandTurn on Your Love LightThe AnthologyDuke/Peacock
Gregg AllmanBlind ManLow Country BluesRounder
Little MiltonWho's Cheating Who?ChessChess
Charlie MusselwhiteChicago SunsetThe Harmonica According to Charlie MusselwhiteBlind Pig

Blues Junction playlist for 06/06/2015

Program name: 
Blues Junction
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Spot BarnettEveryday I HaveTexas S.Side KingsDialtone
B B KingWhy I Sing BluesDo The BoogieAce (UK)
(50s song)
Charlie MusselwhiteDone SomebodyI A'int LyinHenrietta
Jackie PayneSomewhere DownI Saw The BluesBlue Dot
Lisa MannAint ThatLovin YouMove Onlisamannmusic
------Doin OK
Bottleneck BluesJack And Jill21st Century Bluesself produced
Marvin GayeOne More HeartacMotown LegendsMotown
B B KingYou'll Never KnowSoul Of BB KingAce (UK)
Percy MayfieldLooking The WorldBlues From DolphinSpecialty Records
Victor WainrightIf It A'int GotSoulBoomtownBlind Pig
Etta JamesNext Door To BluesHer BestChess (EU)
John MayallIt Hurts To Be InW/ Eric ClaptonDecca (EU)
SugarRay RayfordTake It To BankSouthsideNimoySue
Ernie HawkinsMiss.> MonongaheBlues AdviceGreat Northern
------Call Up China----
Lauren SheehanLonesome DayTwo Wingslaurensheehan
Lead BellyRed Cross StoreThe TitanicRounder
Fred McDowellRed Cross StoreI Do Not Play R&RCapitol
Kyle JesterWhatcha GonnaAfter All Thiskylejester
-----Knocks Me Out-----------------
DK Stewart SextetWonderinLive For Troopsself prod/Natty Rain
-----T-Bone Jumps----------
BB KingWhy I Sing BluesLive And WellABC Bluesway

Blues Junction playlist for 04/18/2015

Program name: 
Blues Junction
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Little MiltonSpringWelcomeToThe ClubChess/MCA
Pin & HornitsLive It UpStinging The BluesSelf Released
Lindsey AlexanderFunky FeelingCome Back BabyDelmark
----Goin Out Walkin
Eddie Boyd (piano)Blues Is HereBea & Baby Vol 1Wolf Records
Coco MontoyaIt Takes TimeDirty DealAlligator Records
Igor Prado w/Rooster BluesWay Down SouthDelta Groove
Wallace Coleman
Pee Wee CraytonFillmore St BluesBlues From DolphinsSpecialty Records
----Boogie Bop
-0--The Darkest Hour
Michael Osborn w/T S BoogieA Case For BluesBlue Rock'it
John Lee Hooker
Vala CuppBottleneck Blues------
Luther JohnsonThings I Used ToiOn The Road AgainEvidence Music
---Catfish Blues
Ace's Blues--------
Janiva MagnessEnd Of Our RoadDevil Is An AngelAlligator Records
Too Slim & the TaildraggersIf You Ain't RockinWanted AliveBurnside Records
Too Slim & the TaildraggersRumble----
Jim Kweskin Jug BandI'm A WomanGreatest HitsVanguard
Jim Kweskin Jug BandChevrolet-----
Jim Kweskin Jug BandRichland Woman----Vanguard
Pin and Horn-ItsI Live The LifeStinging The BluesSelf Released
Henry CooperFoxetteGin YearsSelf Released

Blues Junction playlist for 03/21/2015

Program name: 
Blues Junction
Air date: 
Way Down Here
Blues Never Die
Please Help
I'm So Glad
Come On
Feelin Good
School Time
Gotta Move
Dust By Broom
I'll Forget About
Homesick's Blues
Homesick's Shuffle
After While
Made Up My Mind
Bamboo Grove
I'm Tired
A Hard Way To Go
Is That So?
Money Can't Save
Take It Easy
Sunday Night
Blues Overtook Me
Blues In The Dark

Blues Junction playlist for 02/21/2015

Program name: 
Blues Junction
Air date: 
Lou Donaldson ris MuhammedOde To Billie JoeMr Shing-A-LingBlue Note
Tommy CastroSuitcase Of BluesCant Keep A ManBlind Pig
Nappy BrownHeartbreakTore UpAlligator Records
InsomniacsLonesomeAt Least I'm Not With YouDelta Groove
Big Mama ThorntonDown Home ShakeIn EuropeArhoolie Records
Buddy Guy/Jr WellsMy Younger DaysS.Side Blues JamDelmark
Troubles Don't
Lucky PetersonSmooth SailingDouble DealingBlue Thumb Records
Michael OsbornLive WireDriven By A SoundCheckerboard
Sonny Boy Williamson #2Keep Your HandHis BestChess/MCA
Pete Karnes BandLil JazzyI'm Still HereSelf Released-V8
Walter HortonSkip ItCan't Keep LovingBlind Pig
Big Harp GeorgeCrazy Bout BabyChromaticismBlue Mountain
Henry CooperTake It To GoThe Gin YearsSelf Released
Little WalterI Had My Fun-altBlue & LonesomeLe Roi Du Blues
George SmithI Don't KnowElko Blues 1Wolf Records
Hot Rolls
InsomniacsHoodoo Man BluesAt Least I'm Not With YouDelta Groove
BonepickersI Get So WearyStrollinSelf Released
Sy PerryI Don't Have BluesLaSalle Chi Blues 2Wolf Records
Eddy ClearwaterAint It A Shame
Sy PerryI Don't Understand
Eddy ClearwaterBaby Please
Eddie Boyd (piano)VacationFromBlues
Jump JacksonMidnight Shufffle
Blubinos/Big MontiA Lesson Or Two33 1/3 EPSelf Released

Blues Junction playlist for 02/07/2015

Program name: 
Blues Junction
Air date: 
Magic SamMagic RockerEssentialFuel 2000
Look Watcha Done
Do The Camel Walk
Out Of Bad Luck
She Belongs To Me
Magic SamHigh Heel SneakersLate GreatEvidence Music
Look Out Sam
You Torture My
Magic SamI Feel So GoodDelmark
Lookin' Good
Walking By Myself
Tommy CastroCan't Quit BluesException To RuleBlind Pig
Too Slim & the TaildraggersHow Many More1993 Portland Waterfront Blues Festival (1993)Burnside Records
B B KingSat. Night Fish FryLet The Good Times RollMCA
Professor LonghairGo To Mardis GrasNOLAPartyClassicscsRhino
DK Stewart SextetWhirlawayLiveSelf Released
Charmaine NevilleIt Ain't My FaultQueen Of Mardi GraMark Bingham Prod

Blues Junction playlist for 01/17/2015

Program name: 
Blues Junction
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Michael OsbornWhen I Listen To..Driven By A SoundSelf Released
Clifford ScottHang OutJuicy!Charly (UK)(King)
Junior WellsRock MeS. Side Blues JamDelmark
Tomcat CourtneyMeet Me In BottomDownsville BluesBlue Witch
" "Crying Wont Help" ""
" "Bottle Up And Go" ""
James ClemCan't Be SatisfiedBlack Cat BoneSelf Released
"Take Me Back" " "Self Released
Clarence CarterSoul DeepTestifyinAtlantic Koch
Pin and Horn-ItsRiver's InvitationStinging The BluesSelf Released
Ricky AllenCut You A-LooseAge/Chief StoryFuel 2000
Pin And Horn-ItsLive It UpStinging The BluesSelf Released
Buster BentonThe Hawk ComingBlues At The TopEvidence Music
Bro. Will HairstonAlabama BusDef. Detroit BluesNot Now Music
J B LenoirAlabamaVietnam BluesEvidence Music
Otis SpannThe Hard WayIs The BluesRoots import Lp
J B LenoirMove This RopeVietnam BluesEvidence Music
" "Mississippi Road"' ""Evidence Music
"" """Down In Mississip.""''Evidence Music
Big Moose & JamsBright SoundsAge/Chief StoryFuel 2000
Junior WellsGot To Play BluesS. Side Blues JamDelmark
Otis Spann3 In One BluesBlues Piano OrgyDelmark
Jim Mesi BandBlues For MeI'm ReadySelf Released
Marcia BallKeep Holding OnTattooed Lady...Alligator Records

Blues Junction playlist for 01/03/2015

Program name: 
Blues Junction
Air date: 
Lightnin' HopkinsHappy New YearHouston King BluesArhoolie LP
Jimmy WitherspoonCold Cold FeelingSpoon's LifeEvidence Music
Ashbolt StewartWho's Been TalkinBeats WorkingSelf Released
Mannish BoysShe Belongs To MeWrapped Up&ReadyDelta Groove
Henry CooperFoxetteThe Gin YearsSelf Released
James WheelerCome HomeCan't Take itDelmark
James WheelerGoin To StationCan't Take ItDelmark
Jemes WheelerGoodMorningSchoolReady!Delmark
James WheelerJust Your FoolReady!Delmark
Johnny WinterCan't Hold OutStep BackMegaforce
Selwyn BirchwoodOverworkedDon'tCallAmbulanceAlligator Records
Norman SylvesterCheatin WomanA Family Affair/ Music from the SoulBoogie Cat Prod.
Norman SylvesterToo Happy To SingA Family Affair/ Music from the SoulBoogie Cat Prod.
Muddy WatersCold Weather BluesFolk SingerChess/MCA
Muddy WatersCold Up NorthOne More MileChess/MCA
John Lee HookerHi Heel SneakersGet Back HomeEvidence Music
Jimmy WitherspoonBig Boss ManSpoon's LifeEvidence Music
George SmithBlues In The DarkHarmonica AceAce (UK)
George SmithBlues Stay AwayHarmonica AceAce (UK)
Billy BranchCrazy Mixed-UpSatisfy MeHouse of Blues
Billy BranchOne More ChanceSatisfy MeHouse of Blues
James BrownHome At LastJazzVerve
James CottonCoaches BetterBest Of Verve YrsVerve

Blues Junction playlist for 12/20/2014

Program name: 
Blues Junction
Air date: 
Homesick JamesCloud Is CryingFeel Down/S.SidePrestige
Little WalterBlue LightsBlues MastersChess LP
Lou RawlsDead End StreetYou'll Never FindCEMA Special Markets
Henry CooperFoxetteThe Gin YearsSelf Released
Linsey AlexanderSnowing InChicagoCome Back BabyDelmark
Mississippi HeatWhat Cha SayWarning ShotDelmark
Magic SamStill A FoolLive At Avant GardDelmark
Magic SamFeeling GoodLive At Avant GardDelmark
Bottleneck Blues BandJack And Jill21st Century BluesSelf Released
Bottleneck BluesDowntown21st Century BluesSelf Released
Marvin GayeOneMoreHeartacheMotown LegendsMotown Records
Hot TunaTrue Religion1st albumRCA
Jefferson AirplaneCome Back babySurrealistic PillowRCA
Rockin JohnnyParty This XmasGrim ReaperDelmark
Christmas Songs
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 I hope there will be a playlist for 1/23/2010 eventually...


Robert Kimbro

shout-out to Mot


Thanks for honoring Les Paul

Thanks for honoring Les Paul today.
Have been surprised that so few on radio have.


Could you make a playlist

Could you make a playlist for the website? Have a good day.


Thanks for playing the blues, would like to see more programming with blues content.

Love your stuff, Tom.

Love your stuff, Tom. Thanks for recognizing the Muddy winners - wonderful, well-attended celebration Thursday night. Also some fine musicians who did not win. You play it all - new and old, near and far. Rock on!

hello - just thought you'd

hello - just thought you'd enjoy knowing that I'm listening from Hawai'i - Moved here 3 months ago, do miss Saturdays on KBOO as well as the Portland Blues players...


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