Archive for the 'Maison Dufrene' Category

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Tip your hat to block the sun, wipe the dirt from your boots and let the scratchy recordings of heroes take you on a journey through the back roads of America and the untamed West. Maison Dufrene III :: Outlaws, Ramblers & Hired Hands Bruce Langhorne – Opening Lee Hazlewood – If It’s Monday Morning […]

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

An eclectic medley of ramblin’ folk, African rhythms and mellow tunes to usher in that October breeze. Aquarium Drunkard Presents: Soulful Shade of Blue – A Medley Brook Benton – Don’t Think Twice, It’s Alright Miriam Makeba – Oxgam Bob Lind – Fennario Tom Paxton – Last Thing On My Mind The Beach Boys – […]

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

Summer is over. Prepare to open the windows and supplement that autumn feel with this mix of acoustic ballads, epic instrumentals and hypnotic covers. MP3: September :: A Medley

Monday, August 18th, 2014

Take a soulful trip from the handclappin’, hopscotchin’ sidewalks of New York with Shirley Ellis, down to New Orleans to do the Te-Ta-Ta with K-Doe and on up to Memphis for some soul stew from Otis and Sam & Dave. Through the unbeknownst participation of all these soul masters, Hipshakers & Heartbreakers follows the chronology of […]

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Ease back. The following is a journey through the rich musical culture of the American South – from Louisiana jazz and gospel to R&B, folk and blues forging a path from Mississippi to North Carolina. I’m Gonna Live Anyhow Until I Die :: A Medley Percy Mayfield – Louisiana Mahalia Jackson – Abraham, Martin and […]

Friday, July 4th, 2014

Happy birthday, America. Ease back as some of country’s finest gals lay down upbeat barn-stompers, heartbreaking tearjerkers and twangy classics. Aquarium Drunkard Presents: Country Soul Sisters – A Mixtape

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

The bouillabaisse of sound that is Maison Dufrene – Part II. An all-vinyl serving of vintage soul, country and British/American folk. Part one, still fresh, HERE… Download/tracklisting after the jump…

Monday, May 26th, 2014

The following mix draws from New Orleans Rhythm & Blues to Texan Outlaw Country — stirring up a soulful gumbo of outtakes, b-sides and early recordings.  And of course, Hag’s Bakersfield. In The Good Old Days (When Times Were Bad) – A Medley Playlist after the jump…

Thursday, May 15th, 2014

Swamp Pop, Cajun fiddle and zydeco – direct from the original 45rpm releases that spun in every other jukebox and radio station in South Louisiana during the 1950s/60s. All selections culled from inherited 45s, local flea market finds and bazaars. Part one can be found, here: Fais Do-Do: A Swamp Pop Honky Tonk. Fais Do-Do […]