1.JAMES COTTON / COTTON MOUTH MAN / ALLIGATOR 2.VARIOUS ARTISTS / REMEMBERING LITTLE WALTER / BLIND PIG 3.THE DUKE ROBILLARD BAND / INDEPENDENTLY BLUE / STONY PLAIN 4.RONNIE EARL & THE BROADCASTERS / JUST FOR TODAY / STONY PLAIN 5.GINA SICILIA / IT WASN'T REAL / SWINGNATION 6.JOHN PRIMER & BOB CORRITORE / KNOCKIN' AROUND THESE BLUES / DELTA GROOVE 7.THE HONEYBOY TURNER BAND / BILLIARD PLAYIN' MAMA / SELF RELEASE 8.CASSIE TAYLOR / OUT OF MY MIND / YELLOW DOG
Vocalist Gretchen Parlato will perform in Omaha at the 1200 Club at the Holland on May 11th. This is the first Omaha concert for the rising vocal star, whose 2011 effort "The Lost And Found" was the #1 Jazz CD of the year as awarded by this program. Click on the link to listen to an interview with Gretchen Parlato.(Recording Engineer: Mike Hansen.)
The new release from bassist and bandleader McBride is a straight-ahead affair with an acoustic group consisting of Steve Wilson on alto sax, Warren Wolf on vibes , Peter Martin on six of the eight tracks on piano with Christian Sands on the others. Carl Allen handles the drum duties on most of the session and Ulysses Owens Jr. filling in on two tracks.