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Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
This is the third and final part of "Juke In The Back"'s tribute to Specialty Records. This week, host Matt The Cat looks at Specialty's hit-making...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, 90.5 WSNC, WRNC-LP, WOUB, WHRV and more


  • Added: Jun 19, 2016
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 6
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The Jerry Lawson Legacy Project is an exclusive series for Blues America that explores the history of singing legend Jerry Lawson and the famed Per...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Jun 17, 2016
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Cassandra Wilson
We'll hear a song for fathers & daughters from Gil Scott-Heron, experience some out-of-this-world hip-hop from Copperwire, and the sultry sounds of...

Bought by Prairie Public, KZUM, KMRE-LP, WJAB, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Jun 16, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
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Back from vacation, Johnny Full-Time has a huge stack of new CDs that recently arrived.

Bought by KSRQ and WJSU


  • Added: Jun 16, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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The spotlight is on vibraphonist Warren Wolf, his new album "Convergence," and other recent projects featuring him.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), WRGY, KKRN, WMHT, KCMJ Community Radio and more


  • Added: Jun 15, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
This week, the "Juke In The Back" is jumpin' with records all hailing from the Specialty Label out of LA on part 2 of The Specialty Records Story. ...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, Royalton Community Radio, WRNC-LP, 90.5 WSNC, WHRV and more


  • Added: Jun 12, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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The Damn Right Blues Band is a motley crew of talented Chicago Blues veterans who have been the touring band for 7-time Grammy award-winning blues ...

Bought by KSRQ and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Jun 10, 2016
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Betty Davis
We'll get wild with Betty Davis, hear from James Junior (fronting Speedometer), and check out a rare Jimi Hendrix tune.

Bought by KMRE-LP, KZUM, Prairie Public, WJAB, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Jun 09, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Muhammad Ali, Credit: Gordon Parks
"Float like a Butterfly, Sting Like a Bee...". This is my tribute to Muhammad Ali. An impressionistic mix of sound and music dedicated to "The Grea...

Bought by KFAI


  • Added: Jun 08, 2016
  • Length: 58:42
  • Purchases: 1
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Recordings of Muhammad Ali made before he won the heavyweight championship for the first time

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), WRGY, KKRN, WMHT, KCMJ Community Radio and more


  • Added: Jun 08, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: Mike Marley with his old friend Muhammad Ali and Mike's former employer Don King.
Interrupting my Saturday night music radio show with some words about Muhammad Ali who passed earlier in the day. Ali's impact on me as an 8th gra...

  • Added: Jun 07, 2016
  • Length: 46:15
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
This week, the "Juke In The Back" is full of old records from one of the greatest record labels of all-time, Specialty Records. Art Rupe started th...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, Royalton Community Radio, 90.5 WSNC, WRNC-LP, WHRV and more


  • Added: Jun 05, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
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Before her death Dr. Maya Angelou had signed off on a unique music project she had been actively involved with over the last seven years. Producer ...

Bought by KALH


  • Added: Jun 05, 2016
  • Length: 10:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Muhammad Ali (Cassius Clay) (January 17, 1942 – June 3, 2016) was referred to by everyone as the “Greatest” and the “Champ”. This one hour program ...

Bought by WVAS, WJSU, and WJAB


  • Added: Jun 04, 2016
  • Length: 57:01
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Baby Charles
We'll get down with Baby Charles, slip into darkness with the Dayton Sidewinders, and get funky Latin style with Seguida.

Bought by Prairie Public, KMRE-LP, KZUM, KSRQ, KCMJ Community Radio and more


  • Added: Jun 02, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
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New release Blues music from a mixture of established names and young superstars on the rise.

Bought by KSRQ and WJSU


  • Added: Jun 01, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
This week, the "Juke In The Back" honors one of the greatest blues shouters of all-time, Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson. Matt The Cat covers Vinson's ear...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, Royalton Community Radio, WRNC-LP, KSRQ, WOUB and more


  • Added: May 29, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Grammy-winning blues veteran, Sugar Blue, has played and recorded with musicians ranging from Willie Dixon to Stan Getz to Johnny Shines and even F...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KSRQ


  • Added: May 27, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Rasputin's Stash
We'll hear soulful funk from Rasputin's Stash, new music from Laura Mvula, and gospel from Operation Breadbasket Orchestra leader Ben Branch.

Bought by Prairie Public, KMRE-LP, KZUM, KSRQ, WJAB and more


  • Added: May 26, 2016
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
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Mack Avenue label's star players in concert at Detroit Jazz Festival in 2015

Bought by WMOT, WRGY, KZUM, WMHT, GCR (Global Community Radio) and more


  • Added: May 25, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: Princess Shaw, San Francisco, CA 5/5/16, Credit: Andrea Chase
Princess Shaw talks imagination, fighting through the storm, and the best day(s) of her life.

  • Added: May 24, 2016
  • Length: 16:02
Caption: The Juke In The Back With Matt The Cat
The "Juke In The Back" puts the ol' Rockola Jukebox front and center on this week's program as we present part 2 of a 2 part feature on the biggest...

Bought by KCMJ Community Radio, 90.5 WSNC, Royalton Community Radio, WRNC-LP, WHRV and more


  • Added: May 22, 2016
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 7
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Big Jon Atkinson is a traditional blues singer, songwriter, producer, guitarist, harmonica player and occasional gearhead. The young player is ridi...

  • Added: May 20, 2016
  • Length: 59:01
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New release Blues albums have their songs filling this week's playlist, representing a broad variety of Blues styles.

Bought by WSGE


  • Added: May 19, 2016
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Memphis’ very own merry band of pranksters, Mud Boy & the Neutrons. Left to Right: Lee Baker, Jimmy Crosthwait, Jim Dickinson, Sid Selvidge. Photo courtesy of the Memphis Music Hall of Fame.
Join us as we start a new series, "The Keepers of the Flame." Designed to spotlight individuals who've made extraordinary contributions to the worl...

  • Added: May 19, 2016
  • Length: 01:58:59