Bob Putignano's weekly 4-hour (SOB) radio program
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Show number Date Features
312 10/20/21 Featuring Pat Martino, Danny Gatton, Roy Buchanan, Rodney Jones, Claire Martin, and Leo & Ben Sidran who is 78 years young!
311 10/13/21 Featured artists: Roy Buchanan, Danny Gatton, Pat Martino, Jim Capaldi, Roger Waters & Mission Impossible - Barbara Bain who is alive and well at 90!
310 10/06/21 Featured artists: Chrissie Hynde, Van Morrison, John Lee Hooker, Jim Capaldi, Keith Moon, Danny Gatton, Ron "Pigpen" McKernan, "Papa" John DeFrancesco, Joe Chambers & Archie Bell and his Drells.
309 09/29/21 Featuring Brother Jack McDuff, Charles Brown, Barbara Morrison, Wilton Felder, Nesbert "Stix" Hooper, Ben Sidran, B.B. King, Luther Allison, Count Basie, "Popa" John DeFrancesco, Keith Crossan & Jeremy Baum.
308 09/22/21 Featuring Pat Metheny, Nesbert "Stix" Hooper, Ben Sidran, Luther Allison, John Cipollina, Neil Larsen & Felix Cabrera.
307 09/15/21 Featuring Pat Metheny, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Ben Sidran, Stix Hooper, Joe Beck, Neil Larsen & Star Trek's Gene Rodenberry for his 100th birthday!
306 09/08/21 Featuring Michael Bloomfield, Luther Allison, Robert Plant, Rick Derringer, David Crosby, B.D. Lenz & a farewell to Charlie Watts of the Rolling Stones.
305 09/01/21 Featured artists: Jerry Garcia, Isaac Hayes, Michael Bloomfield, Son Seals, Rick Derringer, Les Dudek, Alberta Adams, Bobbie Gentry, more Brian Auger & a tribute to the recently departed Bruce Conte well-known for his guitar work with Tower of Power.
304 08/25/21 Featured artists: Jerry Garcia, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Isaac Hayes, David Sanborn, Harvey Brooks, Duke Pearson, Cal Tjader, Vince Guaraldi.
303 08/18/21 Featured artists: Fred Wesley, Huey Lewis, Robert Cray, Kenny Burrell, Tiny Grimes, Eric Alexander, James Taylor's Quartet, Albert Stinson, Dave Grusin & Blake Edwards.
302 08/11/21 Featured artists: Paul Barrere, Lonnie Mack, Tony Joe White, Phoebe Snow, Huey Lewis, Brian Auger, James Taylor's B3 Quartet, Dave Grusin & Lalo Schifrin.
301 08/04/21 Featuring Brian Auger, Lonnie Mack, Santana w/Luis Gasca, Stanley Clarke, Joe Henderson, Lenny White & others, Paul Barrere w/Little Feat & Chico Hamilton, Harvey Brooks w/The Fabulous Rhinestones, John Klemmer, plus brand new tracks from Dave McMurray's "Grateful Deadication," and Tedeschi Trucks "Layla Revisited" with Trey Anastasio & Doyle Bramhall.
300 07/28/21 Featuring The Crusaders, Larry Carlton, Eumir Deodato, Full Moon, The Mark-Almond Band, Johnny Almond, Phil Upchurch, Brian Auger, Jess Roden, Eric Clapton w/Carlos Santana, Sea Level, The Allman Brothers Band, Betts, Hall, Leavell & Trucks, Merl Saunders with Jerry Garcia & the Grateful Dead.
299 07/21/21 Featured artists: Jeff Beck, Clarence Spady, Charles Earland, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Earl Van Dyke, Eumir Deodato, Ron Levy, Larry Garner, Curtis Mayfield, Bobby Watley, Chuck Rainey & Bernard Herrmann.
298 07/14/21 Featured artists: Boz Scaggs, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Paul Barrere, Georgie Fame, plus 50 year ago farewells for the Fillmore East & West. Imagine that!
297 07/07/21 Featuring Miles Davis, Don "Sugar Cane" Harris, Derek Trucks, Luther Kent & Jimmy Castor.
296 06/30/21 Featured artists: Grant Green, Taj Mahal, Thelma Houston, Tyrone Davis, Jimmy Thackery, Red Holloway, Tom Scott, Christian McBride, Herman Green & Rob Ickes.
295 06/23/21 Featured artists: Derek Trucks, Billy Cobham, Bill Kreutzmann, Ramsey Lewis, McCoy Tyner, Tom Scott, Oliver Nelson, Woody Herman, Klaus Doldinger, Shorty Long, and the great Nelson Riddle.
294 06/16/21 Featured artists: Ramsey Lewis, Monty Alexander, Bobby Enriquez, Groove Holmes, Charles Earland, Ron Levy, Steve Winwood, Johnnie Taylor, Red Holt of the Young - Holt Unlimited & Woody Herman with Michael Bloomfield.
293 06/09/21 Featured artists: Donovan Leitch, Dave Mason, Steve Winwood, Eric Burdon, Klaus Doldinger, Dick Morrissey & Gil Evans.
292 06/02/21 Featured artists: James Brown, Norman Whitfield, Johnnie Taylor, Peter Frampton, Eric Clapton, Eric Burdon, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Red Holt, Cal Collins, with a goodbye to the recently departed Curtis Fuller.
291 05/26/21 Featured artists: Ella Fitzgerald, Calvin Owens w/B.B. King, Peter Frampton, Bob Seger, Wayne Cochrane, Gary Wright, Preston Love, Maynard Ferguson w/Luther Kent & Dwayne Hickman as Dobie Gillis.
001 05/21/21 5th Anniversary Edition of the very First Homegrown Sounds of Blue Radio Show, posted (approximately) 1 month after WFDU & I parted company on or around 5/23/2016.

Featured artists: Lowell George, Levon Helm, Bob Dylan, Mighty Sam McClain, Papa John Creach, Miles Davis, Ramsey Lewis, Charles Earland, Max Bennett w/Zappa & Nelson Riddle. Plus Alex Chilton's mocking cover of the Archie's "Sugar, Sugar" that I dedicated to the radio idiots at 89.1-WFDU, then closing with Steam's "Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Them Goodbye" my bye-bye to Captain Duffy/Duff Sheffield.

290 05/19/21 Featured artists: Herbie Mann, Herbie Hancock, Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown, Willis "Gatortail" Jackson, Albert King, Roy Clark, Gerry Mulligan, Joey DeFrancesco, plus new releases by Charles Lloyd & RJ Spangler.
289 05/12/21 Eric Clapton's 4-hr. - Part 2 - Special. Clapton's 1980's to Current recordings.
288 05/05/21 Part 1 of my Eric Clapton specials, related to his 1960's & 1970's output. My next show will cover Clapton from the 1980's through current.
287 04/28/21 Featuring Albert King & Otis Rush.
286 04/21/21 Herbie Hancock, Herbie Mann, Steve Gadd, Gene Ammons, Stanley Turrentine, Freddie Hubbard, Reuben Wilson, Bobbi Humphrey, Tommy Castro, Dave Edmunds & (again) the great Henry Mancini!
285 04/14/21 Al Green, Mighty Sam McClain, Jean Jacques Milteau, John Kay, Herbie Mann, Stanley Turrentine, Freddie Hubbard, Steve Gadd, Reuben Wilson, Tito Puente, Mongo Santamaria, Henry Mancini, 2 new tracks by Dr. Lonnie Smith with Iggy Pop's vocals & a farewell to Bob Porter.
284 02/24/21 Merl Saunders, Joe Sample, Maceo Parker, John Tropea, Steve Marriott, Barry Goldberg, James Jamerson, Cyrus Chestnut, Ernie Andrews, Paul DeLay, and a farewell to Chick Corea who recently passed away at 79.
283 02/18/21 John McLaughlin, Steve Marriott, Marty Balin, John Belushi, Lamar Williams, Bobby Broom, Bobby Bland, Johnny Adams, Dominic Troiano & the Great Ruth Brown!
282 02/10/21 John McLaughlin, John Tropea, Bobby Hutcherson, Lamar Williams, Martin Fierro, Earl Hooker, Ronnie Baker Brooks, Eldee Young, and concert promoter Bill Graham most famous for his Fillmore East & Fillmore West concert venues.
281 02/03/21 Jimmy Page, Steve Marriott, Mick Taylor, Etta James, Bobby "Blue" Bland, Bill Graham, Jan Akkerman, Gary Burton, Bobby Hutcherson, Long John Baldry, Rod Stewart, and a farewell to Junior Mance who passed away this week at 92.
280 01/27/21 Jimmy Page, Steve Marriott, Mick Taylor, Etta James, Bobby "Blue" Bland, Bill Graham, Jan Akkerman, Gary Burton, Bobby Hutcherson, Long John Baldry, Rod Stewart, and a farewell to Junior Mance who passed away this week at 92.Stephen Stills, George Thorogood, John Scofield, Barry Goldberg, Jan Akkerman, Captain Beefheart/Don Van Vliet, Country Joe McDonald, Jim Gordon, Soupy Sales, and a farewell to tuba player Howard Johnson w/live tracks with Taj Mahal & The Band + Several old/new tunes from the Ed Palermo Big Band.
279 01/20/21 Featured artists: Enrico Crivellaro, Lucky Peterson, John Scofield, Stephen Stills, Barry Goldberg, Kenny "Blue" Ray, Bob Denver/Maynard G. Krebs, and a farewell to Bill Link the co-creator of "Columbo," "Murder She Wrote" and more.
278 01/13/21 Featured artists: Jimmy Smith, Lucky Peterson, Karl Denson, Edgar Winter, plus a Gilligan's Island farewell to Dawn Wells/Mary Ann & R.I.P to the underrated Howard Wales.
277 01/05/21 Featured artists: Zappa, George Duke, McCoy Tyner, Don Pullen. Volker Kriegel, with farewells to Mountain's Leslie West & Diane Moser and her Big Band from NJ.
276 12/28/20 Featured artists: Grover Washington Jr., Bob James, Hank Crawford & a farewell to Stanley Cowell who passed last week at 79.
275 - Christmas 12/22/20 Featured artists are too numerous to list - please check out my detailed playlist.
274 12/16/20 Jimi Hendrix, Johnny A., Idris Muhammad, Russell Malone, Chris Cain, Toy Caldwell, Drew Zingg, Joe Walsh, Jesse Colin Young & much more!
273 12/09/20 Lou Donaldson, Boogaloo Joe Jones, Illinois Jacquet, Don Byron, Bobby Rush, Alex Shultz, with new tracks from Jerry Garcia & Merl Saunders from 1971, and a few Little Richard reissued Reprise records from the early 1970's.
272: Annual 4-Hour Duane Allman Blowout 12/02/20 Duane Allman.
271 11/24/20 Grace Slick, Peter Green, Rob Paparozzi, Pharoah Sanders, Jimmy Heath, Danny Caron, Doug Sahm, Lyle Lovett, with a tribute to Alex Trebek & The Odd Couple.
270 11/18/20 Bill Wyman, Donny Hathaway, Bob Weir, Charlie Daniels, Elvin Bishop, Rob Paparozzi, Dizzy Gillespie, Deborah Coleman, Clarence Hollimon with additional comments and content.
269 11/11/20 Steve Cropper, Albert Collins, Charles Brown, Mel Brown, Coco Montoya, Freddie King, Monk Higgins, Raphael Wressnig, and a tribute to the original 007 James Bond - Sean Connery
268 11/5/20 Stevie Ray Vaughan, Albert Collins, Deborah Coleman, Coco Montoya, Bob Weir, Mark Farner, Jimmy McIntosh, Leslie West, Cass Elliot & the youngster: Billy Strings
267 10/28/20 Emilio Castillo of T.O.P., Eddie Harris, Dave Quincy of the UK band If, John Coltrane, Caleb Quaye solo & w/Hookfoot, Barbara Dennerlein, Little Buster & his Soul Brothers, 1 more from Roy Buchanan & the great Tom Dowd
266 10/21/20 Ray Charles, Roy Buchanan, Lee Ritenour, Ron "Pigpen" Mckernan, Gene Dinwiddie w/Butterfield, David Bromberg, Irene Reid, Michael Franks, John Sinclair & more
265 10/14/20 Little Milton Campbell & Freddie King
264 10/07/20 Les McCann, Cannonball Adderley, Brother Jack McDuff, "Papa" John DeFrancesco, Jay Ward of Rocky & Bullwinkle fame, & much more!
263 09/30/20 Barbara Morrison, Chrissie Hynde, "Papa" John DeFrancesco, Hiram Bullock, Keith Crossan, Larry Ridley, with new releases from Lloyd Jones, Sonny Green, Marvin McDaniel & the Georgia Thunderbolts.
262 09/23/20 Danny Gatton, Traffic's Jim Capaldi, Gene Harris, NRBQ's Joey Spampinato, Claire Matin, Hiram Bullock & a short tribute to Diana Rigg (The Avengers)
261 09/17/20 NRBQ's Joey Spampinato, Traffic's Jim Capaldi, Hiram Bullock, Colosseum's Dave "Clem" Clempson, Quicksilver's John Cippolina, and more musical delights.
260 09/08/20 T-Bone Walker, John Lee Hooker, John Cippolina, Roland Prince, Sonny Sharrock, Jim Capaldi, Felix Cabrera, with farewells to Hal Singer & Bryan Lee
259 09/01/20 Luther Allison, Michael Bloomfield, The Chambers Brothers, Isaac Hayes, John Lee Hooker, Son Seals, Larry Goldings, Les Dudek, Stix Hooper.
259 09/01/20 Luther Allison, Michael Bloomfield, The Chambers Brothers, Isaac Hayes, John Lee Hooker, Son Seals, Larry Goldings, Les Dudek, Stix Hooper.
259 09/01/20 Luther Allison, Michael Bloomfield, The Chambers Brothers, Isaac Hayes, John Lee Hooker, Son Seals, Larry Goldings, Les Dudek, Stix Hooper.
258 08/26/20 Isaac Hayes, Ben Sidran, Dinah Washington, Fred Wesley, Les Dudek, Pat Martino, Alice Coltrane, Mike Bloomfield & more.
257 08/12/20 David Crosby, Ben Sidran, Michael Bloomfield, Jerry Garcia, Pat Metheny
256 08/09/20 Jerry Garcia Birthday Bash
255 08/04/20 Peter Green, Brian Auger,Larry Garner,Johnnie Johnson,Phil Upchurch
254 07/30/20 Brian Auger, David Sanborn, Harvey Brooks, Johnny Almond, Henry Mancini
253 07/22/20 Freddie King, Little Milton, Pigpen, Danny Gatton,vintage rewind radio
252 07/20/20 Charlie Daniels Tribute, Elwood Blues, Clarence Spady, Alan Wilson, Tiny Grimes
251 07/15/20 Jeff Beck, Stanley Clarke, Deodato, Little Feat & more