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 9-16-16



Hour 1

              Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

Kirk Fletcher

Blues For Boo Boo

Shades of Blue

Dr. John

Dear Old Southland

N’Awlinz Dis Dat or D’Udda

Cousin Joe

Goin’ Down Slow

Bad Luck Blues

Clarence ‘Gatemouth’ Brown

You Can Disagreee

The Man

Buddy Guy

Mustang Sally

Can’t Quit the Blues



              Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

Luther Allison

What’s Going On…

Blue Streak

 The Ford Blues Band

Killing Floor

The Butterfield/Bloomfield Concert

Volker Strifler Band

Somebody Help Me

The Dance Goes On

Aynsley Lister

As the Crow Flies/Need Her So Bad

Everything I Need

James Cotton

Rainin’ In My Heart

Baby Don’t You Tear My Clothes


Hour 2

              Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

Deanna Bogart

Are You Lonely For Me Baby

Real Time

Shemekia Copeland

Livin’ On Love

Talking to Strangers

Luther Kent and Trickbag

Hey Pocky Way

 JazzFest Live 2006

Big Joe & the Dynaflows

Gumbo Blues

I’m Still Swingin’

Jimmy T99 Nelson

Sweet Mr. Cleanhead

Rockin’ and Shoutin the Blues



              Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

Richard Groove Holmes

Soul Message

Soul Message

Ruth Brown

I’m Gonna Move…

R+B=Ruth Brown

BB King

Guess Who

The Thrill Is Gone

Willie “Big Eyes” Smith

Lowdown Blues

Way Back

Campbell Brothers

Devil Ride

Can You Feel It?

Andrew Jr. Boy Jones

I Got to Go

Jr. Boy Live