Thursday, March 26, 2015

Keep Calm and Play the Harmonica

Well, we hadn't seen each other for a few weeks, and Sam St. Clair said he was concerned that his harmonica playing had suffered in the interim. But as we think this last tune of the evening testifies, his chops are still fully functional. As we say around here, when it comes to the blues, our man Sam speaks for all of us.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate

Well, we almost didn't have a quorum last night. Doug Chaffin, Randy Hamilton and I were only ones on hand, and we were about ready to call the whole thing off when suddenly Chuck Romine showed up and saved the evening. Here's a tune that features Chuck and his tenor banjo, which on a good night can just be a party unto itself.