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 9-2-16



Hour 1

              Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

Snooks Eaglin

Travelin’ mood

 Teasin’ You

Ronnie Earl

Catfish Blues

Healing Time

Hound Dog Taylor

Wild About You,Baby

Release the Hound

Mary Lane

I Wonder Why

Mojo Mamas

Big Bill Morganfield & Taj Mahal

Strong Man Holler

Ramblin’ Mind

Alex Schultz and the Mighty Flyers

Jam Up

Alex Schultz and the Mighty Flyers



              Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

Elvin Bishop

Fat & Sassy

Red Dog Speaks

Charlie Musselwhite 

Hoodoo Queen

The Well

Bob Corritore

6 Bits in your Dollar

Harmonica Blues

Big Dave & the Ultrasonics

She Can’t Keep a Secret

Big Dave & the Ultrasonics

Sue Foley

Highway Side

Ten Days in November

 Anson Funderburgh & the Rockets

Ways of Man

Tell Me What I Want to Hear


Hour 2

              Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

L’il Ed & the Blues Imperials

Golden Rule


Mitch Kashmar

Dirty Deal

Live @ Labatt

 Eric Bibb & Needed Time

Nothin’ Like You Used to Do

Good Stuff

Big Joe Williams

Lonesome Train Blues

No More Whiskey

Scottie Miller

East St. Louis


Taj Mahal

Scratch My Back


Clarence Gatemouth Brown

Street Corner




              Kevin Barnes


Song Title

 Album Title

The Mannish Boys

Last Night

Shake For Me

Mitch Wood & the Rocket 88’s

Queen Bee

Shakin’ the Shack

 Rick Estrin & the Nighcats

Big Time


  Elvin Bishop

Steppin’ Up in Class

Don’t Let the Boss Man Get You Down

Mojo Buford

Still Blowin’ Strong

Still Blowin’ Strong