- 5 years ago
Playing tracks by
Chuck Willis, Billy Childish & The Chatham Singers, Screamin' jay hawkins, Aretha Franklin, Keb mo and more.
Home of the Blues: Series 3, Show 2. 16/02/2012. Way back in the cold February of 2012 Home of the Blues broadcast a Valentine’s special, here it is. Allow yourself to sink into its warm embrace and you’ll find a whole load of brilliant blues dedicated to the tricky subject of love. If you put one hundred blues monkeys in a room for a week and command them to compile a definitive list of the best blues songs about love ever recorded no one song would appear on two lists because there are just so many good ‘uns. And that’s a fact. Here’s one such list, ripped from the grubby grip of monkey #56. The monkey and I hope you enjoy it.