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 8-26-16



Hour 1

      Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

Sammy Kershaw

The Blues Got Me

The Blues Got Me

Mark Andrew Band


The Eclectic Electric

Rose City Kings

One Lonely Morning

A Love So Strong

Kelly Hunt

Natural Thing


Alex Schultz with the Mighty Flyers

Jam Up

Blues Guitar Spotlight



                        Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

JJ Thames

Bad Man

Raw Sugar

Grady Champion

House Party

One of a Kind

The Mighty Mojo Prophets

Spider and the Fly

Lamar’s Records

Curtis Salgado

I’m Not Made That Way

The Beautiful Lowdown

Louisvile “White Lightning’” Curtis

All Over the South

Sweet Kentucky

Bobby Radcliff

The Stinger

Universal Blues


Hour 2

                        Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

Big Smoky Smothers with The Crowns

Can’t Hold On Much Longer

That’s Alright

Bruce Jackson & Moondogs 88

How It Is


Bobby Schnitzer

If 6 Was 9

Still Stingin’

Golden State Lone Star Blues Revue

Midnight Hour

Golden State Lone Star Blues Revue

Foley,Coleman & Potvin

So Far

Time Bomb



                        Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

Taj Mahal

Checkin’ Up On My Baby

Taj Mahal

Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi

Keep Your Lamp Trimmed and Burnin’

God Don’t Never Change: The Songs of Blind Willie Johnson

John Long

Red Hawk

Stand Your Ground

Mac Arnold and Plate Full of Blues

Fool Hearted Lover

Give It Away

Chris Cain

Hall of Shame

Hall of Shame

James Harman Band

Torqueflite 727

Black & White