Welcome to Sounds of Blue with Bob Putignano

Bob Putignano's Sounds of Blue is a mix of soul, jazz, funk, blues, blues-rock, classic rock and more.

Tune in for a steady dose of tunes and interviews with music industry leaders.

ON DEMAND:

11/23/22
Featured artists: Chuck Berry, Eddie Harris, Steve Cropper, Delbert McClinton, Hamish Stuart of the AWB, Donny Hathaway, Ike Turner, Roger Lewis of the Dirty Dozen, Ronnie Laws, Rob Paparozzi, Monk Higgins, Raphael Wressnig, plus a farewell to The Killer Jerry Lee Lewis! PLUS my (weekly) frightening & exploding ($3.89 + gasoline price) reminder from NRBQ; who wrote & sang about 1979's gas, oil, energy & INFLATION crisis (FOUR +) decades ago! As Yogi Berra would say: "It's déjà vu all over again." I say: HIGH ENERGY PRICES SUCK!

11/17/22
Featured artists: Steve Cropper, Peter Green, Ike Turner, Tom Petty, Keith Emerson, Lou Donaldson, Ivan Boogaloo Joe Jones, Mel Brown, Raphael Wressnig & "The Cool Ghoul" John Zacherley! PLUS my (weekly) frightening & exploding ($3.99 + gasoline price) reminder from NRBQ; who wrote & sang about 1979's gas, oil, energy & INFLATION crisis (FOUR +) decades ago! As Yogi Berra would say: "It's déjà vu all over again." I say: HIGH ENERGY PRICES SUCK!

11/17/22
A celebration of Duane Allman's birthday!

11/9/22
Featured artists: Albert Collins, Coco Montoya, Steve Cropper, Tom Petty, More Bob Weir, Caleb Quaye, Mark Farner, Colosseum's Dick Heckstall-Smith & Chris Farlowe, and a farewell to Robert Gordon. PLUS my (weekly) frightening & exploding ($3.79 + gasoline price) reminder from NRBQ; who wrote & sang about 1979's gas, oil, energy & INFLATION crisis (FOUR +) decades ago! As Yogi Berra would say: "It's déjà vu all over again." I say: HIGH ENERGY PRICES SUCK!

11/2/22
Featured artists: Albert Collins, Coco Montoya, Steve Cropper, Bob Weir, Deborah Coleman, Nick Gravenites, and one more farewell to Ronnie Cuber who passed away at 80. PLUS my (weekly) frightening & exploding ($3.79 + gasoline price) reminder from NRBQ; who wrote & sang about 1979's gas, oil, energy & INFLATION crisis (FOUR +) decades ago! As Yogi Berra would say: "It's déjà vu all over again." I say: HIGH ENERGY PRICES SUCK!
It's Monday November 28, 2022. Today's birthdays:
Gato Barbieri 1934
Randy Newman 1943
Dennis Irwin 1951
Roy McCurdy 1936
Gigi Gryce 1927
Paul Shaffer 1949
Berry Gordy 1929
Little Sammy Davis 1928
Robi Zonca 1955
(Courtesy of Bob Putignano) Look up additional birthdays!

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Enter our ticket giveaways for the following shows at The Wellmont Theater in Montclair, NJ:

12/3/2022: Almost Queen

12/7/2022: Acoustic & Electric Hot Tuna

1/19/2023: Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular

1/21/2023: moe.

NEWS:

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