On this "best of John Darkhorse" show from January 2008, the "vintage" segment is 1960s-oriented, with cuts by Howlin' Wolf, Big Mama Thornton, Jeff Beck with a vocalist you may have heard of named Rod Stewart; also some early Fleetwood Mac, and B.B. King with Carole King at the piano. "Road Trip" features live tracks by Popa Chubby, Canned Heat, the Fabulous Thunderbirds, and an all-star jam from the Vic Theatre in Chicago for Alligator Records 20th anniversary. Hour two includes cuts by Dave Riley & Bob Corritore; Eric Sardinas; Sue Foley; Joe Bonamassa. Paul Reddick; Led Zeppelin; Jason Ricci; and local musicians King Clarentz, and Bert Smith's Blues Deluxe.
11pm-MIDNIGHTHowlin' Wolf with Buddy Guy: Ooh Baby (Hold Me) (Chester Arthur Burnett, AKA Howlin' Wolf) (2:41) CD TITLE: "The Chess Box" (MCA/Chess)Big Mama Thornton with the Muddy Waters Band: Everything Gonna Be Alright (Magic Sam) (5:06) CD TITLE: "Big Mama Thornton with the Muddy Waters Band 1966" (Arhoolie)Jeff Beck (with Rod Stewart, vocal): You Shook Me (Willie Dixon/J.B. Lenoir) (2:28) CD TITLE: "Guitar Legends" (Disky)Mississippi Fred McDowell: Kokomo Me Baby (Jason Arnold) (3:01) CD TITLE: "I Do Not Play No Rock'n'Roll" (Fuel 2000)Fleetwood Mac: I Believe My Time Ain't Long (Robert Johnson) (3:01) CD TITLE: "The Essential Fleetwood Mac" (Sony)Buddy Guy/Junior Wells/Junior Mance: Ain't No Need (Junior Wells) (4:30) CD TITLE: "Buddy and the Juniors" (MCA)B.B. King (with Carole King): Until I'm Dead and Cold (Riley King/B.B.King) (4:45) CD TITLE: "Indianola Mississippi Seeds" (MCA)Popa Chubby: Somebody Let the Devil Out (Ted Horowitz) (5:52) CD TITLE: "Big Man Big Guitar" (Blind Pig)Canned Heat: You Know I Love You (Canned Heat members) (6:34) CD TITLE: "1967-1976: The Boogie House Tapes" (RUF)Fabulous Thunderbirds: Horsin' Around (Kim Wilson) (5:06) CD TITLE: "House Rockin' and Blues Shoutin'" (Blue Witch)Various--all-star jam: Sweet Home Chicago (Robert Johnson) (10:06) CD TITLE: "Alligator Records 20th Anniversary Tour" (Alligator)
MIDNIGHT-1amDon Shipps & the Titanic Blues Band: One More Round (D.Shipps/J.Goin/M.Bunge) (2:50) CD TITLE: "It's A Miracle" (self-released CD)Sue Foley: Absolution (Sue Foley) (6:12) CD TITLE: "New Used Car" (RUF)Eric Sardinas: Liar's Dice Blues (Sardinas) (6:40) CD TITLE: "Black Pearls" (Favored Nations)Joe Bonamassa: One of These Days (Alvin Lee, arr.Bonamassa) (5:40) CD TITLE: "Sloe Gin" (J & R Adventures)Led Zeppelin: Tea for One (Jimmy Page/Robert Plant) (9:27) CD TITLE: "Led Zeppelin (Box Set 2)" (Atlantic)Paul Reddick & the Sidemen: Sleepy John Estes (Paul Reddick) (4:47) CD TITLE: "Rattlebag" (NorthernBlues)King Clarentz: Martha Stewart (Clarence Brewer) (3:37) CD TITLE: "Day of the Supermodel" (Super Sweet)Jason Ricci & New Blood: The Blow Zone Layer (Jason Ricci) (3:51) CD TITLE: "Rocket Number 9" (Eclecto Groove)Bert Smith's Blues Deluxe: Doc's Blues (Dr.Tom Steele) (2:24) CD TITLE: "Hope That It's Rainin'" (self-released CD)Muddy Waters Band: Clouds in My Heart (McKinley Morganfield) (7:46) CD TITLE: "King Bee" (Epic/Legacy)Eric Hugues Band: Muddy Waters Records (Eric Hugues) (2:38) CD TITLE: "Two In the Morning" (Memphis Blues Society)Dave Riley & Bob Corritore: Travelin' the Dirt Road (Dave Riley) (3:36, faded before end) CD TITLE: "Travelin' the Dirt Road" (Blue Witch)