Bluesville Audio Archive

Bluesville is the Twin Cities' Home For the Blues, heard every Friday evening, 9 to 11 p.m. on Jazz88 KBEM.

Hosted by Kevin Barnes, Bluesville showcases a wide range of local, national and international Blues and R&B artists.

Make Bluesville YOUR home for the Blues... Friday evenings, 9 to 11 p.m. on Jazz88 KBEM 88.5 FM.


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Bluesville 2-3-17



Hour 1

                       Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

Guitar Shorty

Loosen Up

I Go Wild!

Grady Champion

Life Support

One of a Kind

Mississippi Heat

Music is My Life

Cab Driving Man

Bruce Katz Band featuring Chris Vitarello

The Struggle Inside

Out From the Center

Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio

Delta Lowdown

Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio



                       Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

Omar Coleman

Lucky Man

Live! At Rosa’s Lounge

Taj Mahal

Leaving Trunk

Taj Mahal

Big Time Sarah and the BTS Express

Blues All Alone

Lay it on ‘em Girls

Eric Bibb & Needed Time

Nothin’ Like You Used to Do

Good Stuff

Tab Benoit

In It to Win It



Hour 2

                       Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

Irma Thomas

Another Broken Heart

After the Rain

The Mighty Mojo Prohets

Devil at Your Door

Record Store

Louisville “White Lightning” Curtis

Highway of Love

 Sweet Kentucky Rain

Eddie C. Campbell

Call My Mama

Spider Eating Preacher

Curtis Salgado

Walk a Mile in My Blues

The Beautiful Lowdown

Mike Morgan and the Crawl

Big D Shuffle

Mighty Fine Dancin’



                       Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

Ruthie Foster

This Time

Let It Burn

James Cotton

Feelin’ Good

Late Night Blues

Cash Box Kings

Walking Blues

Black Toppin’

Damon Fowler

Do It For the Love

Sounds of Home

Rosie Flores

Little But I’m Loud/Surf Demon 5

Working Girl’s Guitar