Johnny Mack’s Tracks

The Johnny Mack Blues Attack takes place every Friday night from 9pm until 3am on WDVX! You can listen live on your radio or online at wdvx.com. Take a look at some of the albums that were played last week:

Ken Swartz & The Palace Of Sin, Smile Away The Blues, Adelphi Records

Terry Robb, Cool Of The Bloom, Niasounds

Harrison Kennedy, Who U Tellin’?, Electro-Fi Records

Big Joe Fitz, Shoulda Known Better, self release

Ruthie Foster, Joy Comes Back, Blue Corn Music

Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’, TajMo, Concord Music Group

Eric Bibb, Migration Blues, Stony Plain Records

Guy Davis & Fabrizio Poggi, Sonny & Brownie’s Last Train, M. C. Records

Studebaker John, Songs For None, Avanti

Delta Moon, Cabbagetown, Jumping Jack Records/Landslide Records

Biscuit Miller, Wishbone, Bluesboss Music

Janiva Magness, Blue Again, Blue Elan Records

Beth Hart, Fire On The Floor, Provogue/Mascot Label Group

Thornbjorn Risager & The Black Tornado, Change My Game, Ruf Records

Samantha Fish, Chills & Fever, Ruf Records

Vanessa Collier, Meeting My Shadow, Ruf Records

Selwyn Birchwood, Pick Your Poison, Alligator Records

Mr. Sipp, Knock A Hole In It, Malaco Records

John McNamara, Rollin’ With It, Bahool Records

Scott Ramminger, Do What Your Heart Says To, Arbor Lane Music

The Knickerbocker All-Stars, Texas Rhody Blues, JP Cadillac Records

Amy Black, Memphis, Reuben Records

Fabrizio Poggi, Texas Blues Voices, Appaloosa Records (2 songs)

John Primer & Bob Corritore, Ain’t Nothing You Can Do, Delta Groove Music

Monster Mike Welch & Mike Ledbetter, Right Place Right Time, Delta Groove Music

Steve Krase, Should’ve Seen It Coming, Connor Ray Music

Nick Schnebelen, Live In Kansas City, VizzTone Label Group

Billy Price, Alive & Strange, VizzTone Label Group

John Nemeth, Feelin’ Freaky, Memphis Grease

Lauren Mitchell, Desire, self release (releases 6/16)

Billy Flynn, Lonesome Highway, Delmark Records

Laura Tate, Let’s Just Be Real, 811 Gold Records

North Mississippi Allstars, Prayer For Peace, SMG (releases 6/2)

Kilborn Alley Blues Band, The Tolano Tapes, Rein It Back Records

Chris Belleau, Swamp Fever, Proud Dog

Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm, Robert Cray & Hi Rhythm, Jay-Vee Inc.

Listen to “Johnny Mack’s Friday Night Blues Attack” 9pm-3 ET www.wdvx.com

His entire playlist is posted on Facebook. Send a friend request to Johnny Mack.

WDVX Events April 2017 : Real Live Music Research : Playlist

We have plenty of Real Live Music headed your way this month, and just in case you miss it on the airwaves, we made this Spotify playlist to keep you in the know. All of these artists are playing a WDVX event in April, whether it’s the Blue Plate Special, Tennessee Shines, Six O’Clock Swerve, First Friday Live, or other special event.

Check out our event calendar here for more information. Happy listenin’!

WDVX Camperfest 2017 : Real Live Music Research : Playlist

There is a ton of Real Live Music headed to the WDVX Camperfest Reunion, and just in case you miss it on the airwaves, we made this Spotify playlist to keep you in the know. All of these artists will be joining us on the grounds of Dumplin’ Valley Farms in Kodak, TN for Camperfest on May 5th and 6th, 2017.

    Check out the Camperfest event page for tickets and more information. Happy listenin’!

Johnny Mack’s Tracks – February 2017 Blues Playlist

Take a look at the WDVX Blues Playlist for February 2017! Tune in for the Johnny Mack Blues Attack every Friday night from 9pm until 3am!

1.  Wee Willie Walker & The Greaseland All Stars, Live! Notodden Blues Festival, Little Village Foundation
2.  The Rolling Stones, Blue & Lonesome, Interscope/Universal
3.  Elvin Bishop, Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio, Alligator
4.  Delbert McClinton & Self-Made Men, Prick Of The Litter, Thirty Tigers
5.  Thornetta Davis, Honest Woman, Sweet Mama Music
6.  Big Bill Morganfield, Blood Stains On The Wall, Black Shuck
7.  John Mayall, Talk About That, 30 Below
8.  Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire, Grown Ass Woman, Delmark
9.  The Knickerbocker All-Stars, Texas Rhody Blues, JP Cadillac
10.  Lisa Biales, The Beat Of My Heart, Big Song Music
11.  Omar Coleman, Omar Coleman & West Side Soul, 3 On The B
12.  Various Artists, The Blues Foundation Presents International Blues Challenge #32, The Blues Foundation
13.  Ronnie Baker Brooks, Times Have Changed, Provogue/Mascot
14.  Trudy Lynn, I’ll Sing The Blues For You, Connor Ray
15.  Beth Hart, Fire On The Floor, Provogue/Mascot
16.  Scott Ramminger, Do What Your Heart Says To, Arbor Lane Music
17.  Mississippi Heat, Cab Driving Man, Delmark
18.  Southern Avenue, Southern Avenue, Stax/Concord
19.  Peter Karp, Alabama Town, Rose Cottage
20.  Dave Fields, Unleashed, FMI
21.  Biscuit Miller, Wishbone, Bluesboss
22.  Tom Craig & Soul Patch, Get Ready For Me, self release
23.  Tim Gartland, If You Want A Good Woman, Taste Good Music
24.  Thorbjorn Risager & The Black Tornado, Change My Game, Ruf
25.  Cary Morin, Cradle To The Grave, self release

Listen to “Johnny Mack’s Friday Night Blues Attack” 9pm-3 est www.wdvx.com

Johnny Mack’s Tracks

Did you catch last Friday night’s Johnny Mack’s Blues Attack? If you missed it visit our Archives page to hear the full show.  Tune in Friday nights from 9pm until 3am for six hours of the best of the blues! Check out some of the albums that Johnny played last Friday night:

David Bromberg Band, The Blues The Whole Blues & Nothing But The Blues, Red House Records

Colin James, Blue Highways, True North Records

Curtis Salgado, The Beautiful Lowdown, Alligator Records

Mississippi Heat, Cab Driving Man, Delmark Records

Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire, Grown Ass Woman, Delmark Records

Matthew Skoller, Blues Immigrant, Tongue ‘N’ Groove Records

John Mayall, Talk About That, 30 Below Records

Beth Hart, Fire On The Floor, Provogue/Mascot Label Group

Ronnie Baker Brooks, Times Have Changed, Provogue/Mascot Label Group

Teresa James & The Rhythm Tramps, Bonafide, Jesi-Lu Records

The Rolling Stones, Blue & Lonesome, Interscope/Universal

Joe Bonamassa, Live At The Greek Theatre, J&R Adventures

Kenny Neal, Bloodline, Cleopatra Records

Thornetta Davis, Honest Woman, Sweet Mama Music

Wee Willie Walker & The Greaseland All Stars, Live! Notodden Blues Festival, Little Village

Foundation

Scott Ramminger, Do What Your Heart Says To, Arbor Lane Music

Donald Ray Johnson & Gas Blues Band, Bluesin’ Around, self release

Mitch Kashmar, West Coast Toast, Delta Groove Music

Listen to “Johnny Mack’s Friday Night Blues Attack” 9pm-3 est www.wdvx.com

My entire playlist is posted on my Facebook page. Send a friend request to Johnny Mack.

An Extra Helping of the BPS Road Road Show featuring the Tune Junkies “Welcome Poor Paddy Home”

In our fourth road show while the Knoxville Visitor’s Center performance area is being remodeled, the Blue Plate Special traveled to the historic Grove Theater in Oak Ridge to help kick off the 9th Annual Tune Junkie Weekend. Tune Junkie Weekend is a lively celebration of Irish traditional music, dance and culture, and is open to musicians and music-lovers of all ages and levels. Festivities include dance and music workshops, storytelling, tasty regional food & drink, sessions, and a concert highlighting Scottish and Irish musicians from all over the southeast. The Tune Junkie musicians in this video are made up of instructors and organizers of the event, and they perform “Welcome Poor Paddy Home”, sung by Jason Herrera. The other players are Chad Beauchaine, Rick Hall, Gil Draper, Beanie Odell, Randy Clapper, and Kari Lapins. Learn more about Tune Junkie Weekend at http://www.tunejunkie.org/ and https://www.facebook.com/TuneJunkies/. Discover the history of The Grove Theater at http://thegrovetheater.org/

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Here’s the WDVX’s Blues Playlist for January 2016 from the Johnny Mack Blues Attack specialty show! Tune in on Friday nights from 9pm until three in the morning for your weekly dose of the blues!

1.  The Rolling Stones, Blue & Lonesome, Interscope/Universal
2.  Wee Willie Walker & The Greaseland All Stars, Live! Notodden Blues Festival, Little Village Foundation
3.  Trudy Lynn, I’ll Sing The Blues For You, Connor Ray
4.  Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire, Grown Ass Woman, Delmark
5.  The Knickerbocker All-Stars, Texas Rhody Blues, JP Cadillac
6.  Big Bill Morganfield, Bloodstains On The Wall, Black Shuck
7.  Mississippi Heat, Cab Driving Man, Delmark
8.  Biscuit Miller, Wishbone, Bluesboss
9.  Donald Ray Johnson & Gas Blues Band, Bluesin’ Around, self release
10.  Omar Coleman, Omar Coleman & Westside Soul, 3 On The B
11.  Popa Chubby, The Catfish, Ear Music
12.  Peter Karp, Alabama Town, Rose Cottage
13.  Ronnie Baker Brooks, Times Have Changed, Provogue/Mascot
14.  Tim Gartland, If You Want A Good Woman, Taste Good Music
15.  Elvin Bishop, Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio, Alligator
16.  Various Artists, The Blues Foundation Presents International Blue Challenge #32, The Blues Foundation
17.  Liz Mandeville, The Stars Motel, Blue Kitty
18.  Bobby Rush, Porcupine Meat, Rounder/Concord
19.  The Jimmys, Live From Transylvania, Brown Cow
20.  Raphael Wressnig & Igor Prado, The Soul Connection, ZYX Music
21.  Jack Mack & The Heart Attack Horns, Back To The Shack, Freeroll Music
22.  Mike Zito, Make Blues Not War, Ruf
23.  Frank Bang & The Cook County Kings, The Blues Don’t Care, Blue Hoss
24.  Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials, The Big Sound Of Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials, Alligator
25.  Jeff Healey, Holding On, Provogue/Macot

Listen to “Johnny Mack’s Friday Night Blues Attack” 9pm-3 est www.wdvx.com

Johnny Mack’s Tracks

Check out some of the albums that were played last week on the Johnny Mack Friday Night Blues Attack:

Rev. Freakchild, Preachin’ Blues, Treated & Released Records

Various Artists, The Blues Foundation Presents International Blues Challenge #32, Blues

Foundation

Popa Chubby, The Catfish, Ear Music

Al Basile, Mid-Century Modern, Sweetspot Records

Bobby Rush, Porcupine Meat, Rounder/Concord Music Group

Dr. John, The Musical Mojo Of Dr. John, Concord Music Group

Wendy Rich, It’s All Nothing, Wendy Rich Music

Gina Sicilia, Sunset Avenue, Blue Elan Records

Chris Thomas King, Les Bleus, 21st Century Blues Records

Annika Chambers, Wild & Free, Under The Radar Music

Gov’t Mule, The Tel-Star Sessions, Evil Teen Records

Joe Bonamassa, Live At The Greek Theatre, J&R Adventures

J. J. Thames, Raw Sugar, Malaco Records

Mary Jo Curry, Mary Jo Curry, Guitar Angels Records

Vaneese Thomas, The Long Journey Home, Segue Records

The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Strong Like That, Severn Records

Johnny Nicholas, Fresh Air, Johnny Nicholas Music

Frank Bang & The Cook County Kings, The Blues Don’t Care, Blue Hoss Records

McKee Brothers, Enjoy It While You Can, self release

Little Mike, How Long?, ELROB Music

Fiona Boyes, Professin’ The Blues, Reference Recordings

Rev. Billy C. Wirtz, Full Circle, EllerSoul Records

Mississippi Heat, Cab Driving Man, Delmark Records

Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire, Grown Ass Woman, Delmark Records

Jimmy “Duck” Holmes & Terry Bean, Twice As Hard, Broke & Hungry Records

Jason Elmore & Hoodoo Witch, Champagne Velvet, Underword Records

Harpdog Brown, Travelin’ With The Blues, Dog House Records

Jimmy Thackery & The Drivers, Spare Keys, White River Records

Mike Zito, Make Blues Not War, Ruf Records

Biscuit Miller, Wishbone, Bluesboss Music

Jeff Healey, Holding On, Provogue/Mascot Label Group

Ronnie Baker Brooks, Times Have Changed, Provogue/Mascot Label Group (releases 1/20)

Aireene Espiritu, Back Where I Belong, Little Village Foundation

Wee Willie Walker & The Greaseland All Stars, Live! Notodden Blues Festival, Little Village

Foundation

Levee Town, Takin’ & Givin’, self release

Monkeyjunk, Time To Roll, Stony Plain Records

Jeff Chaz, This Silence Is Killing Me, JCP Records

The Rolling Stones, Blue & Lonesome, Interscope/Universal

The Smoke Wagon Blues Band, Cigar Store, self release

The DogTown Blues Band, Everyday, RVL Music

Jack Mack & The Heart Attack Horns, Back To The Shack, Freeroll Records

John Weeks Band, Dark Angel, MHP Productions

Mudbone, Roads & Rivers Part One Rivers, Soul Records

Derrick Procell, Why I Choose To Sing The Blues, Hear & Now Records

Peter Karp, Alabama Town, Rose Cottage Records

Big Bill Morganfield, Bloodstains On The Wall, Black Shuck Records

Listen to “Johnny Mack’s Friday Night Blues Attack” 9pm-3 est www.wdvx.com

My entire playlist is posted on Facebook. Send a friend request to Johnny Mack

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Here is the WDVX’s Blues Playlist for December 2016 from the Johnny Mack Blues Attack specialty show! Tune in on Friday nights from 9pm until three in the morning for your weekly dose of the blues!

1.  The Rolling Stones, Blue & Lonesome, Interscope/Universal
2.  Donald Ray Johnson & Gas Blues Band, Bluesin’ Around, self release
3.  Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials, The Big Sound Of Little Ed & The Blues Imperials, Alligator
4.  Mississippi Heat, Cab Driving Man, Delmark
5.  Wee Willie Walker & The Greaseland All Stars, Live! Notodden Blues Festival, Little Village Foundation
6.  Trudy Lynn, I’ll Sing The Blues For You, Connor Ray
7.  The Knickerbocker All-Stars, Texas Rhody Blues, JP Cadillac
8.  The Jimmys, Live From Transylvania, Brown Cow
9.  Raphael Wressnig & Igor Prado, The Soul Connection, ZYX Music
10.  Popa Chubby, The Catfish, Ear Music
11.  Mike Zito, Make Blues Not War, Ruf
12.  JW-Jones, High Temperature, Solid Blues
13.  Matthew Skoller, Blues Immigrant, Tongue ‘N Groove
14.  Biscuit Miller, Wishbone, Bluesboss
15.  Rory Block, Keepin’ Outta Trouble A Tribute To Bukka White, Stony Plain
16.  Lurrie Bell, Can’t Shake This Feeling, Delmark
17.  David Bromberg Band, The Blues The Whole Blues & Nothing But The Blues, Red House
18.  Various Artists, The Musical Mojo Of Dr. John Celebrating Mac & His Music, Concord
19.  Frank Bang & The Cook County Kings, The Blues Don’t Care, Blue Hoss
20.  Big Bill Morganfield, Bloodstains On The Wall, Black Shuck
21.  Liz Mandeville, The Stars Motel, Blue Kitty
22.  Teresa James & The Rhythm Tramps, Bonafide, Jesi-Lu
23.  Jeff Chaz, This Silence Is Killing Me, JCP Records
24.  Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire, Grown Ass Woman, Delmark
25.  Joe Bonamassa, Live At The Greek Theatre, J&R Adventures

Listen to “Johnny Mack’s Friday Night Blues Attack” 9pm-3 est www.wdvx.com

Johnny Mack’s Tracks

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Check out some of the albums that were played on last week’s Johnny Mack’s Blues Attack:

Wee Willie Walker & The Greaseland All Stars, Live! Notodden Blues Festival, Little Village Foundation

The Rolling Stones, Blue & Lonesome, Interscope/Universal

Big Bill Morganfield, Bloodstains On The Wall, Black Shuck Records

Various Artists, The Musical Mojo Of Dr. John Celebrating Mac & His Music, Concord Music Group

Mudbone, Rivers & Roads Part One Rivers, Sol Records

Sharon Lewis & Texas Fire, Grown Ass Woman, Delmark Records

Joe Bonamassa, Live At The Greek Theatre, J&R Adventures

Listen to “Johnny Mack’s Friday Night Blues Attack” 9pm-3 estwww.wdvx.com

His entire playlist is posted on Facebook. Send a friend request to Johnny Mack.