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Preachin' The Blues With Mary Aldin (live on KPFK) - May 5, 1985 (7pm-8:30pm)

Special Topic: guest host Dr. Demento presents the blues from A-Z (a blues singer whose name begins with each letter)

I Wish You Would - Billy Boy Arnold
How You Want It Done - Big Bill
Freeze - Albert Collins
I Can Tell By The Way You Smell - Walter Davis

Take A Look At That Baby - Joe Evans & Arthur McClain

My Buddy Blues - The Five Breezes
Sarah Jane - Jazz Gillum
Lightnin' Jump - Lightnin' Hopkins

Down On Pennsylvania Avenue - Bertha Idaho

Walking Blues - Robert Johnson
Hideaway - Freddie King
Packin' Trunk - Lead Belly

I Don't Know - Willie Mabon & His Combo

What Is The Matter Now? - The Norfolk Jazz Quartet
I'm Gonna Leave These Women Alone - Johnny Otis
Mississippi Boll Weevil Blues - Charley Patton
You Ain't No Good - Doug Quatelbaum

My Toot-Toot - Rockin' Sidney
Married Woman - Frankie Lee Sims
Hound Dog - Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton

Chifferobe - Uncle Skipper
Your Friend's Gonna Use It Too (Pt. 2) - Walter Vinson & His Mississippi Hot Footers

T-Bone Shuffle - T-Bone Walker

Uncle Sam Blues - Pine Bluff Pete
35th & Dearborn (early fade) - Jimmy Yancey

Don't Make Me Pay For His Mistakes - Z. Z. Hill
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