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Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, February 1, 2013

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo        
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371        
           
February 1, 2013   LIVING BLUES POLL        
           
1. Andrew "Jr. Boy" Jones-I Know What It's Like-43rd big idea
2. Kathy Murray-Relatively Blue-Lectro Fine Records
3. Mike Wheeler-Self Made man-Delmark
4. Willie Buck-Cell Phone Man-Delmark

Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, January 1, 2013

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371
           
January 1, 2013   LIVING BLUES POLL
           
1. Andrew "Jr. Boy" Jones-I Know What It's Like-43rd big idea
2. Fathead-Twenty Years Deep-Electro-Fi
3. Mike Wheeler-Self Made man-Delmark
4. Dennis Gruenling-Rockin All Day-vizztone
5. Doug Deming & the Jeweltones-What's it Gonna Take-vizztone
6. Kathy Murray-Relatively Blue-Lectro Fine Records

Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, December 1, 2012

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371
 
December 1, 2012   LIVING BLUES POLL
 
1. Omar and the Howlers-Too Much is Not Enough-big guitar
2. Little G Weevil-The Teaser-APIC
3. Red Lotus Revue-14 stories-self
4. Little Elmore Reed Blues Band-Little Elmore Reed Blues Band-self
5. Smokin Joe Kubek & Bnois King-Close to the Bone Unplugged-Delta Groove
6. Dennis Gruenling-Rockin All Day-vizztone
7. Altered Five-Gotta Earn It-Conclave
8. Liz Mandeville-Clarksdale-Blue Kitty

Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, November 1, 2012

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371
           
November 1, 2012   LIVING BLUES POLL
           
1. Smokin Joe Kubek & Bnois King-Close to the Bone Unplugged-Delta Groove
2. John Nemeth-Blues Live-self
3. The Suitcase Brothers-Gettin Outta Town-self released
4. Carl Marshall-Going Back to the Blues-CDs
5. Magic Slim & the Teardrops-Bad Boy-Blind Pig

Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, October 1, 2012

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371
       
October 1, 2012   LIVING BLUES POLL        
           
1. Magic Slim & the Teardrops-Bad Boy-Blind Pig
2. Linsey Alexander-Been there done that-Delmark
3. Smokin Joe Kubek-Let that Right Hand Go-Bird Records
4. Royal Rhythmaires-Shuck and Jive-self
5. Deanna Bogart-Pianoland-Blind Pig
6. Robert Cray-Nothin But Love-Provogue

Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, August 1, 2012

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo    
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371    
    
August 1, 2012   LIVING BLUES POLL        
           
1. Rick Estrin and the Nightcats-One Wrong Turn-Alligator
2. John Primer-Blues on Solid Ground-Blues House
3. Johnnie Bassett-I Can Make that Happen-Sly Dog
4. R.J. Mischo-Make it Good-Delta Groove
5. Nico Wayne Toussaint    Lonely Number    Iguane

Texas Blues Radio, Living Blues Radio Poll report, July 1, 2012

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo    
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371    
           
July 1, 2012   LIVING BLUES POLL        
           
1. R.J. Mischo-Make it Good-Delta Groove
2. Lil Ed and the Blues Imperials-Jump Start-Alligator
3. Omar and the Howlers-I'm Gone-Big Guitar
4. Zac Harmon-Music is Medicine-Urban Eagle
5. Mannish Boys-Double Dynamite-Delta Groove

Robert Johnson 75th recording anniversary

Next week, Tuesday, June 19th and Wednesday, June 20th will mark the 75th anniversary of Robert Johnson's historic recording sessions at 508 Park Avenue in Dallas.  To celebrate, this Friday, June 15th,  on Texas Blues Radio between 6 pm and 8 pm, I will be playing all of the recordings Johnson made in Dallas.   Special guests Pat Bywaters from the 508 Park Project and Alan Govenar from Documentary Arts will be there to comment.  Tune in or there might just be a hellhound on your trail!

Texas Blues Radio Living Blues radio poll, June 1, 2012

KNON 89.3 FM HD1   55,000 watts FM Stereo        
P.O. Box 710909, Dallas, Texas 75371        
           
June 1, 2012   LIVING BLUES POLL        
           
1. Gary Primich-Just a little Bit more-Old Pal
2. Ronnie Shellist-Til Then-Fat Tone
3. R.J. Mischo-Make it Good-Delta Groove
4. Lurrie Bell-The Devil Ain't Got No Music-Aria BG