SHOW #606 - 04/04/2022
BOBBY BLACKHAT – COUCH KID NEWS
Bobby has released the single “Blues For Ukraine” and we will chat with him about this single and the other music he is working on.
PAUL WARING – BAD DADDY
Scheduled guest Richard Wilkins ended up having to cancel and we asked Paul Waring to return to speak about Bad Daddy.
DOUG MacLEOD – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
The master of acoustic blues returns with his new release, A Soul To Claim. What a fun time and the music.. sensational.
DIUNNA GREENLEAF – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Diunna had difficulties with her Zoom and we could not get any sound from her, so we played music from her album, I Ain’t Playin’
Simon and I did not connect. The time difference got him confused I believe. We played songs from King Biscuit.
SHOW #607 - 04/11/2022
RICK HOLMSTROM – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Rick returned after a 10 year absence to discuss his world, touring with Mavis Staples and the all new instrumental album, Get It!
BERNARD ALLISON – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Bernard has released Highs & Lows and it debuted at #1 on the Billboard Blues Chart. As soon as we started we were laughing and it didn’t stop. Great time hearing Bernard’s thoughts on all things.
HOROJO TRIO – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Guitarist JW Jones has visited in the past and now we also get to chat with drummer Jamie Holmes and Singer/keyboardist Jeff Rogers on their worlds and the new music on their DEBUT Set The Record. Jamie and JW were just having a ball the whole time!
Greg Martin joined me to talk about his musical journey the new Kentucky Headhunter album, That’s A Fact Jack! And his love of doing radio to this day.
SHOW #608 - 04/18/2022
MICHELLE MALONE – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Michelle returned to The Couch to speak about her last few years and the music on new album 1977 which drops a few days after her appearance. We also discussed her other project Canyonland.
From Boston, the four-piece band have made a name for themselves since forming in 2018. The new album is The Lost Year Part 1 and the band all came by to talk about their history and the music they continue to create.
THE NIGHTHAWKS – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Mark Wenner returned for his 6th visit to talk about celebrating the 50th anniversary, and the new album Established 1972. Great time speaking with Mark and hearing about their plans for 2022.
SUGARAY RAYFORD – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Sugaray has released In Too Deep and he came by to talk about the album, his last year and the coming year. A lot of laughs with Ray and the music is fantastic.
SHOW #609 - 04/25/2022
JOSE RAMIREZ – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Jose returned with his new album, Major League Blues, featuring the late Jimmy Johnson. We talked about his most recent tour, being in Costa Rica and the upcoming tour.
The band has released Cumberground and Ross and I talked about his journey, how the band came together, the music they are making today and plans for the future.
HURRICANE RUTH – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Take 2… Ruth’s last visit was lost, so we did it again and it was even more fun talking about her world, and the new album Live At Third & Lindsley.
STACY JONES – COUCH KID NEW MUSIC
Stacy returned after 5 years and we had a great chat about her world and how much it has changed and the music on World On Fire.