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Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Soul Searchers Update

wednesday, september 1, 8:30pm
greenwood lounge
3707 ingersoll avenue, des moines
special guest on drums: chandler bowerman

"the soul searchers lay down authentic west coast blues from their des moines, iowa surroundings"
  -BLUES REVUE magazine

"the soul searchers are a veteran group of players who roll along slickly and confidently"

"this band puts down energetic jump-blues with a vintage vibe that harks back
to early fabulous thunderbirds"

Monday, August 30, 2010

John Hammer Blues News

Get Yer Red Hots at Hammered By The Blues!
'Boogie Bone'
 'Certified Blue'

Kenne 'Cannonball' Cramer
'Midnite Ride'
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  Lookin' for a good time sailor? September 5th on Hammered By The Blues  (every Sunday on KOWZ 1170AM at 10pm) we will provide high class variety that is sure to indulge in a little sum sum for everyone. As we display the first of our wares, you will find that Boogie Bone sticks to the basics off their self titled CD named (what else) 'Boogie Bone'. For those lookin' for the more exotic, we lays some good Ju Ju on ya from Dr. John & The Lower 911 off the brand new testament 'Tribal'. For those who appreciate a little thoroughbred prancing in their fantasy, we offer up 'Certified Blue' from Forrest McDonald featuring the everly so loverly Kaylon McDonald on vocals. To get ya home safely we rely on Kenne 'Cannonball' Cramer as he takes you along on 'Midnite Ride'. Was it good for you? It was soooo good for us!
 Take a chance and walk on the wild side;  
  If yer smilin' you got nothin' to hide;
Life is way to short and death is long; 
The trip is best with yer soul filled with song!
Fresh Stuff Ya Wanna Know
September Blue Monday NOW on-Line
Sept. 4: -Jason Ricci & New Blood
-Sena Ehrhardt Band
 Wilebski's Blues Saloon, St. Paul, MN

'Pick up what ya lookin' for at Hammered By the Blues'
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This episode featuring: Albert Castiglia, Cee Cee James, Charlie Musselwhite, and JJ Grey & Mofro

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Just for you, my friends!   You wanted MORE, so we got bigger. You can get all the blues news that's fit to print, a 'Somethin' to do' calendar you can count on, Favorite song contests every month, 'Hammered By The Blues' therapy sessions,and valuable reviews on the hottest CD's all at one easy to find place:  Check out the links and support yer local blues band! Hope to see you at a LIVE show soon! Until then, Take care of each other, and we'll catch up with ya'll real soon! 
 John 'blueshammer' Hammer