The Front Porch Blues Show with J.D. Esquire, joined by B.J. and Mario

JD Esquire & BJ & mario

Rich Blackmarr subbing for JD, Esquire does a Front Porch Blues Show looking back fifty years at blues recordings released in the year 1963.  Featured artists include Bobby Blue Bland and Little Johnny Taylor who had #1 hits on the Billboard R&B charts in 1963 as well as other well known and lesser known musicians.



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Sunday 12/15/2013 @ 8:00PM - 10:00PM
Freddie King Bossa Nova Watusi Twist Very Best of Freddie King, Vol 2 Collectibles whole show of 1963 blues recordings; Federal
Albert King Had You Told It Like It Was Albert King - Complete King & Bobbon Recordings Collectibles King
Earl King Three Knocks On My Door Motown's Blue Evolution Motown Motown unreleased
B. B. King Slowly Losing My Mind B.B. King - King of the Blues box set MCA ABC Paramount
Muddy Waters My Love Strikes Like Lightning Muddy Waters - His Best 1956 to 1964 Chess MCA Chess unreleased
Howlin' Wolf Built For Comfort The Real Folk Blues/More Real Folk Blues Chess MCA Chess
Sonny Boy Williamson Help Me Real Folk Blues/More Real Folk Blues Chess MCA Checker
Buddy Guy No Lie Buddy Guy - Complete Chess Studio Recordings Chess MCA Chess
Little Walter Up The Line The Essential Little Walter Chess MCA Checker
Elmore James Stranger Blues Shake Your Moneymaker - Best of the Fire Sessions Arista Enjoy label release
J. B. Lenoir I Sing Um The Way I Feel J.B. Lenoir - Mojo Boogie Fuel USA label
Mary Ann Miles & Ray Agee Baby's Coming Home Don't Freeze On Me - Independent Women's Blues El Cerrito Celeste
Koko Taylor Like Heaven To Me The USA Records Blues Story Fuel USA
Etta James Two Sides (To Every Story) Etta James - Peaches dble LP Chess Argo
Ike & Tina Turner Mind In A Whirl Golden Classics Collectibles Sue
Betty Harris Cry To Me VA - Birth of Soul, Vol. 2 Kent Jubilee
Lazy Lester Strange Things Happen Excello Harmonica Blues Variety Peavine (japan) Excello
Junior Parker Strange Things Happening Junior's Blues - The Duke Recordings, Vol. 1 MCA Duke
Little Johnny Taylor Part Time Love Little Johnny Taylor - Greatest Hits Fantasy #1 Billboard R&B charter on Galaxy
Titus Turner I Love You Baby Titus Tee Turner - Soulville Golden Classics Collectibles Enjoy
Jimmy McCracklin The Bitter and the Sweet The Walk - Jimmy McCracklin at his Best Razor & Tie Imperial
Jesse Fortune Too Many Cooks The USA Records Blues Story Fuel USA
Johnny Jones & the Imperial 7 Really (Part 1) Night Train to Nashville - Music City R&B 1945-1970 CMHF Hermitage
Bessie Griffin & the Gospel Pearls I Won't Turn Around The Fabulous Bessie Griffin & GP - Live at the Bear in Chicago Epic Legacy Epic
The Staple Singers Wish I Had Answered Staple Singers - Great Day Milestone orig. Riverside recording
Dorothy Love Coates & the Original Gospel Harmonettes I Won't Let Go Orig. Gospel Harmonettes - Camp Meeting & God Is Here VeeJay VeeJay
The Soul Stirrers w Jimmie Outler lead Amazing Grace Sam Cooke's SAR Records Story 1959-1965 Abkco SAR, prod by S Cooke
Sam Cooke Little Red Rooster Sam Cooke - Greatest Hits RCA RCA
John Lee Hooker San Francisco The Big Soul of John Lee Hooker VeeJay VeeJay, with Vandellas backing
Solomon Burke Home In Your Heart The Best of Solomon Burke - Home In Your Heart Rhino/Atlantic Atlantic
Irma Thomas Ruler of My Heart Irma Thomas - Ruler of Hearts Charly reissue LP Minit
Wilson Pickett It's Too Late The Best of Wilson Pickett - A Man and a Half Rhino/Atlantic orig. on Lloyd Price's Double L label
Esther Phillips I Really Don't Want To Know The Country Side of Esther Phillips Atlantic LP Lenox sides
Ray Charles Take These Chains From My Heart (excerpt) Ray Charles - all time great country & western hits ABC Paramount 2LP ABC
James Cotton (w Little Mac on hca) One More Mile Meat & Gravy from Bea & Baby Sanctuary/Castle Bea & Baby label rec
Bobby Blue Bland That's The Way Love Is Bobby Bland - Turn On Your Love Light - Duke Recordings, Vol. 2 MCA Duke #1 Billboard R&B charter