THIS WEEKEND: Steve Marriner of MonkeyJunk
HOUR 1: STEVE MARRINER OF MONKEYJUNK:
MonkeyJunk, everybody’s favorite power trio from Ottawa, is back with new music. TIME TO ROLL is the new release. Founder Steve Marriner joins Elwood to talk it up. It’s a change of pace for the group, diving into down and dirty old school blues. But first, some other power trios to set the mood: the Jimi Hendrix Experience, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, and ZZ Top. Also some of MonkeyJunk’s favorite musicians are in the mix: Al Green, and The Meters. Robert Cray closes out the show, with a new excursion into Memphis soul.
HOUR 2: REVEREND SHAWN AMOS
Elwood welcomes the Reverend Shawn Amos, record producer, A&R man, and now…. blues preacher. Elwood sets the stage with some other good Revs: Al Green, Gary Davis, and Horton Heat. Then the good Reverend Amos shares his life story (son of cookie man Famous Amos, friend to the most Reverend Solomon Burke) and music from his release, REVEREND SHAWN AMOS… LOVES YOU. Plus the Blind Boys of Alabama. Plus the Reverend Amos live in the studio.
AIR DATES: May 20-21, 2017
STREAM DATES: May 26- June 1st, 2017
NOTE: Not all affiliates air the 2-Hour Version of the Show.
Please check with your local affiliate radio station.