Medicine Show


January 17th, 2001 ~ Step right up! It's a sonic tonic for the mid-Winter blues as we turn to the healing power of music ranging from the "Hadacol Boogie" to "Dr. Jazz." Includes a visit with New Orleans piano man Eddie Bo, who also offers advice in the healing arts, and a trip to the New Orleans Pharmacy Museum in to find "Love Potion # 9."

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  • Fever Little Willie John
    All 15 of his Chart Hits, King
  • Fever The Three Suns
    Cocktail Mix Vol.1, Rhino
  • Fever Thrill Rosie Ledet
    Zesty Zydeco, Maison de Soul
  • High Fever Blues Corey Harris
    Fish Ain't Bitin', Alligator
  • High Blood Pressure Huey Smith
    The Very Best Of Vol.1, West Side
  • Rockin' Pneumonia, Boogie Woogie Flu Funky Meters
    Get You a Healin', New Orleans Musicians Clinic
  • Instrumental: Live It Up Eddie Bo
    The Hook and Sling, Tuff City
  • INTERVIEW: Eddie Bo
  • Got My Mojo Workin' Jimmy Smith
    Got My Mojo Workin', Verve
  • Instrumental: Got My Mojo Workin' Clarence ‘Gatemouth' Brown
    Standing My Ground,
  • Bop Pills Macy Skipper
    The Very Best of Sun Rockabilly, Charly
  • Snake Oil Steve Earle
    Ain't Never Satisfied: The Steve Earle Collection, Hip-o
  • Hadacol Boogie Bill Nettles
    Fonville Winans Louisiana, Louisiana State University Press
  • Dr. Jazz Jelly Roll Morton
    Birth of the Hot, RCA
  • Great Medical Menagerist Harmonica Frank
    Harmonica Frank, Puritan
  • The W.S. Walcott Medicine Show The Band
    Across the Great Divide, Capitol
  • Pneumonia Blues Lightnin' Hopkins
    The Complete Prestige/Bluesville,
  • Pneumonia Blues Blind Lemon Jefferson
    Blind Lemon Jefferson, Fantasy
  • Cocaine Habit Blues Memphis Jugband
    Rukus Juice and Chittlins Vol.1, Shanachie
  • Jug Band Music Lovin' Spoonful
    Anthology, Rhino
  • Instrumental: Jesus is a Dying Bedmaker 2 John Fahey
    America, Takoma
  • Them Bones Mitchell's Christian Singers
    The Gospel Tradition, Sony
  • Them Bones Eddie Kirk
    Stax Volt Singles, Atlantic
  • Your Molecular Structure Mose Allison
    Atlantic Vocal Jazz Classics, Rhino
  • I've Got You Under My Skin Louis Prima and Keely Smith
    Capitol Collectors Series, Capitol
  • Instrumental: Big Shoe Bill Frisell
    Good Dog Happy Man, Nonesuch
  • SEGMENT: Pharmacy Museum
  • Love Potion #9 The Clovers
    The Best Of The Clovers, EMI
  • Spoonful Howlin' Wolf
    His Best, MCA
  • Spoonful Gil Evans Orchestra
    Cool Talkin' Verve, Verve
  • Dr. Feelgood Aretha Franklin
    Aretha's Blues, Rhino