Playlists with tracks by James Cotton

Monday 14th May 2018
The Cerys Matthews Blues Show
8 / 11 Tracks
Sir Tom Jones joins Cerys to chat about their shared passion for the blues.

Sister Rosetta Tharpe Strange Things Happening Every Day
Big Bill Broonzy When Did You Leave Heaven
Don Cavalli Gloom Uprising
Ezza Alkher
Billy Boy Arnold Sweet Miss Bea
Big Mama Thornton Hound Dog
James Cotton Can't Be Satisfied (Live)
Mélanie De Biasio Afro Blue
Valerie June Twined & Twisted
Tom Jones Bring It On Home
Little Richard Lovesick Blues
Monday 16th April 2018
The Blues Show with Paul Jones
8 / 13 Tracks
Exploring the full spectrum of the blues from the roots to the cutting edge.

Howlin’ Wolf Smokestack Lightning
Rory Gallagher Do You Read Me
James Cotton Cotton Crop Blues
Cripple Clarence Lofton Blue Boogie
Marcia Ball Shine Bright
Marcus Cliffe Blues For Walt
Out Of The Ashes It's A Through Road
Beth Hart Can't Let Go
Blind Arthur Blake Dry Bone Shuffle
Ryan Lamb Lightnin' Strikes Again
Brian Protheroe Don't Look Down
Chris Corcoran Juke
Kid Ramos Kid's Jump
Monday 24th April 2017
Paul Jones
Just Fooling Around
12 / 14 Tracks
Including new releases from Bukka White, Robert Cray and Little Steve & The Big Beat.

James Cotton All Walks Of Life
James Cotton Blues For Koko
Muddy Waters Meanest Woman
Hi Rhythm The Same Love That Made Me Laugh
Vanessa Collier When Love Comes To Town
James Cotton Fannie Mae
The Mustangs Just The Way It Is
The Jimmy Cotton Blues Quartet Cotton Crop Blues
James Cotton He Was There
Carlos Santana Havana Moon
Bukka White Fixin' To Die Blues
The Jimmy Cotton Blues Quartet The Blues Keep Falling
Little Steve & The Big Beat Just Feeling Around
Jools Holland I Put A Spell On You
Sunday 16th April 2017
Cerys Matthews
Cerys presents an Egg-citing Easter Special
26 / 39 Tracks
Eclectic music from blues to beats with poetry and live sessions.

Conor Oberst A Little Uncanny
BE The Journey
Samantha Crain Antiseptic Greeting
Trinity Don't Stop Til You Get Enough
The Unthanks What Can a Song Do to You?
Carl Perkins A Lion In the Jungle
Lata Mangeshkar Haa Jab Tak Hai Jaan
Dave Edmunds Egg Or The Hen
Plommons Last Train To Liverpool
Conjunto Medellin de Lino Chavez La Bamba
Jay Levy Chad Gadya
Oscar Peterson I'm Putting All My Eggs In One Basket
Bob Dylan Lay, Lady, Lay
Girls Honey Bunny
Echo & The Bunnymen Seven Seas
Karine Polwart King Of Birds
Harry J. All Stars Liquidator
Country Joe and the Fish Flying High
Cody ChesnuTT What Kind of Cool (Will We Think of Next)
The Funkees Acid Rock
Arlo Guthrie Coming into Los Angeles
Camera Obscura Break It To You Gently (4AD Session)
Jake Thackray The Black Swan
Louis Armstrong and His Hot Five Big Butter And Egg Man
Mokoomba Kulindiswe
Ben Paley Old Shoes and Leggings
The Byrds Gunga Din
Chick Webb and His Orchestra A-Tisket, A-Tasket
Peter Sarstedt Many Coloured Semi-Precious Plastic Easter Egg
Ambros Seelos Joker
Chicano Batman La Jura
She'Koyokh Klezmer Ensemble Për Ty Vuaj Për Ty Këndoj
Mitchell Torok Edgar And The Eager Easter Bunny
Dave Barbour and His Orchestra It Takes A Long Long Train With A Red Caboose (To Carry My Blues Away)
John Rae St. Thomas
James Cotton Can't Be Satisfied (Live)
Henry Mancini & His Orchestra The Pink Panther Theme (Original Version)
The Mighty Diamonds Lay Lady Lay (Dub)
Amadou & Mariam Bofou Safou
Tuesday 21st March 2017
Gideon Coe
Teenage Fanclub at the Astoria in 1996
16 / 45 Tracks
Teenage Fanclub live in 1996, plus sessions from Bhundu Boys, Elastica and others.

The Mountain Goats Andrew Eldritch Is Moving Back To Leeds
Pieta Brown In The Light
Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever Dig Up
75 Dollar Bill Cummins Falls
James Cotton The Creeper
Los Hijos De La Montana Companera
Spinning Coin Tin
Gnoomes City Monk
Echo & The Bunnymen Lips Like Sugar
Blumfeld Verstarker
Killing Joke The Hum
Killing Joke We Have Joy
Bo Diddley Bo Diddley Is Loose
Monkey Swallows the Universe Sheffield Shanty
Clark Hoova
James Yorkston Someplace Simple
Teenage Fanclub Versimilitude - London Astoria 1996
Ivor Cutler Barabadada (John Peel Session, 17 Aug 1976)
Nidia Góngora Que Me Duele
The Bitter Springs World Of Love
Orange Juice Falling And Laughing (Radio 1, John Peel Session, 21 Oct 1980)
The Fire Engines Young Tongues Need Taste - BBC Session 14/11/1981
Chip Wickham Red Planet
James Yorkston Comfort In Rum
Orange Juice Poor Old Soul - BBC Session 21/10/1980
The Moonlandingz Lufthansa Man
Otoboke Beaver Love Is Short
Diggory Kendrick & The Prophets Allstars Psalm 16
The Orielles Sugar Tastes Like Salt
The Poets I Am So Blue
Elastica 2:1 - BBC Session 16/03/1994
Koral Society Heaven & Earth
Slowcoaches Surface Observations Riley Session 210317
The Thanes You'll Be Blue
Elastica In The City (Radio 1, Evening Session, 16 Mar 1994)
L. Pierre Untitled (Band 1, Side 2)
Bhundu Boys Jig-A-Jig (Radio 1Session, 21 Dec 1986)
Winston Wright Nhya Bingi Shuffle
Emilíana Torrini Collapser
Bhundu Boys Ndoita Sei? (Radio 1Session, 21 Dec 1986)
Teenage Fanclub Going Places - London Astoria 1996
Famous Problems Riot Reunion
Modern Studies Sleep
Bhundu Boys Rugare (Radio 1Session, 21 Dec 1986)
Teenage Fanclub Radio - London Astoria 1996
Monday 17th October 2016
Paul Jones
Jordan Patterson: Back On Track
2 / 10 Tracks
Paul Jones meets Canadian harmonica player and singer-songwriter, Jordan Patterson.

James Cotton Cotton Boogie
Jordan Patterson Give Me A Chance
The Jordan Patterson Band Favourite Boy
1 UP Ain't It True
Joe Bonamassa Hideaway
Nine Below Zero The Toddle
Beth Hart Love Is A Lie
The Jordan Patterson Band She's Cool
U.P. Wilson Who Will Your Next Fool Be?
The Jordan Patterson Band If You'd Help Me Please
Monday 1st September 2014
Paul Jones
The best in rhythm and blues
8 / 11 Tracks
Paul Jones presents new releases and classic rhythm and blues.

Royal Southern Brotherhood Takes A Village
Chantel McGregor Cat Song
Marcus Bonfanti Honey
Doug MacLeod A Ticket Out
Bnois King My Best Friend
James Cotton Sad Letter
The Jordan Patterson Band Don't Take Me Down
Danny Bryant Razor Sharp
Eric Burdon Can't Kill The Boogie Man
Kyla Brox Gimme One Reason
Charlie Haden Ozark Mountain Railroad
Monday 12th May 2014
Paul Jones
2014 Blues Music Awards
11 / 11 Tracks
News of the winners at the 2014 Blues Music Awards held in Memphis, Tennessee.

Tedeschi Trucks Band Whiskey Legs
Trampled Under Foot Badlands
James Cotton Midnight Train
Royal Southern Brotherhood Moonlight over the Mississippi
Junior Parker Feelin Good
John Nemeth Sooner or Later
Bobby Rush I Aint the One
Doug MacLeod My Inlaws are Outlaws
Lurrie Bell Blues in my Soul
Charlie Musselwhite One of these Mornings
Shawn Holt and the Teardrops Get Your Business Straight
Monday 6th January 2014
Paul Jones
Blues at the 2014 Grammys
6 / 8 Tracks
A look ahead to the 56th Grammy Awards and some of the blues artists nominated.

Gary Clark, Jr. Aint Messin Round
Joe Bonamassa A Sunday Kind of Love
James Cotton Wasnt My Time To Go
Bobby Rush Dont You Cry
Sugar Ray Norcia Up the Line
Elmore James Early in the Morning
Charlie Musselwhite Im In Im Out and Im Gone
Jo Ann Kelly Where Is My Good Man At
Monday 30th December 2013
Paul Jones
The best blues records of the year
9 / 10 Tracks
Paul selects his favourite records of 2013.

Gary Clark, Jr. Next Door Neighbor Blues
Eric Bibb Can't Please everybody
Mavis Staples I like the Things About Me
James Cotton Wrapped Around My Heart
Alvin Youngblood Hart Gallows Pole
King King Can't Keep From Trying
James Harman It's Too Late Brother
Jackie Brenston and His Delta Cats My Real Gone Rocket
Lurrie Bell 24 Hours Blues
Monday 26th August 2013
Paul Jones
A special guide to Chicago blues
11 / 14 Tracks
Especially for beginners, a Blues Guide to Chicago!

Little Walter JUKE
James Cotton ROCKET 88
Memphis Minnie Broken Heart
J.B. Lenoir Vietnam Blues
Jimmy Reed Ain't That Loving You Baby
Big Bill Broonzy Big Bill's Boogie
John Brim Rattlesnake
Floyd Jones Keep what you got
Sunnyland Slim Low Down Sunnyland Train
Johnny Shines Evening shuffle
Junior Wells' Chicago Blues Band It Hurts Me Too ( When Things Go Wrong)
Robert Night Hawk Dust My Broom
Howlin' Wolf Forty-Four
Monday 8th July 2013
Paul Jones
The best in R&B
10 / 12 Tracks
The best in blues, mixing classic songs with brand new releases from the US and the UK.

Ray Charles Hit The Road Jack
Eric Clapton Still Got The Blues
B.B. King Early in the Morning
Cassandra Wilson Come On In My Kitchen
James Cotton He Was There
Rufus Thomas The Easy Livin' Plan
Alvin Youngblood Hart Ramblin' On My Mind
Doctor Ross Cat Squirrel
Charlie Sayles Train Piece
Junior Parker My Dolly Bee
The Cadillac Kings Gonna Tell Your Momma
Monday 1st July 2013
Paul Jones
A Tribute to Bobby 'Blue' Bland
10 / 13 Tracks
A tribute to the late Bobby 'Blue' Bland.

Bobby "Blue" Bland Ain't No Love In The Heart Of The City
James Cotton Cotton Crop Blues
Gov't Mule Lay Your Burden Down
Bobby "Blue" Bland I Pity The Fool
Sleepy John Estes Rats in My Kitchen
Bobby "Blue" Bland Lead Me On
Bobby "Blue" Bland Turn On Your Lovelight
Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup The One That I Love
Bobby "Blue" Bland Army Blues
Aynsley Lister Straight Talkin' Woman
Georgie Fame Skiing Blues
Shy Guy Douglas Hip Shakin' Mama
Charley Booker Walked All Night
Monday 20th May 2013
Paul Jones
The Best in Rhythm and Blues
8 / 8 Tracks
Paul's personal selection of the very best in rhythm and blues, past and present.

Hugh Laurie Didn't It Rain
James Cotton Cotton Mouth Man
Jimmy Dawkins Me My Gitar & The Blues
"Spider" John Koerner Last Lonesome Blues
Little Johnny Taylor Somewhere Down the Line
Jimmy Dawkins The Things I Used To Do
Jimmy Dawkins All For Business
Jimmy Dawkins Made the Hard Way
Monday 21st January 2013
Paul Jones
6 / 9 Tracks
New releases and classic rhythm & blues.

Kelly Joe Phelps Talkin' To Jehova
Wilko Johnson Back in the Night
Steve Cropper Help Me Somebody
Otis Grand Bad News Blues on TV
Professor Longhair Look What You're Doing To Me
Manfred Mann You Don't Know Me
Andy Fairweather-Low Breakin' Chains
Erja Lyytinen Forbidden Fruit
James Cotton Jimmy's Jump
Sunday 16th October 2011
Jo Good sits in
31 / 39 Tracks
Jo Good sits in for Nemone with another chance to peek into the record collection of M83.

M83 Midnight City
Arctic Monkeys Suck It & See
Real Estate It's Real
Lana Del Rey Video Games
Benjamin Francis Leftwich Shine
Caribou Sun
Finley Quaye Dice
Milagres Glowing Mouth
Al Green Love And Happiness
Patti Smith Dancing Barefoot
Sonic Youth Kool Thing
Two Door Cinema Club Undercover Martyn
The Mighty Wah! The Story Of The Blues
Neneh Cherry Buffalo Stance
Eels Novocaine For The Soul
PJ Harvey C'Mon Billy
The Leisure Society Dust On The Dancefloor
We Are Augustines Book Of James
Zed Bias Neighbourhood
The Sundays Here'S Where The Story Ends
Queens of the Stone Age The Lost Art Of Keeping A Secret
Paul Weller Broken Stones
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds AKA ... What A Life
The Ikettes I'm Just Not Ready For Love
The Psychedelic Furs Pretty In Pink
James Cotton Fever
Barclay James Harvest Taking Some Time On
War Me And Baby Brother
Don Covay It's Better To Have (And Don't Need)
Jurassic 5 Concrete Schoolyard
Toots & The Maytals 54 46 That'S My Number
Frnois & the Atlas Mountains Ruins
Gil Scott-Heron and Jamie XX I'll Take Care Of U
Olof Arnalds She Belongs To Me
The Revival Hour Hold Back
Gruff Rhys Whale Trail - 6 Music Session 11/10/2011
Bombay Bicycle Club Lights Out Words Gone
Lossie Rain Came Down
Magic Arm Great Life Master
Sunday 22nd May 2011
The Huey Show
Hurray for Hurray For The Riff Raff
30 / 36 Tracks
Huey is joined by New Orleans' latest export, Hurray For The Riff Raff.

AC/DC Highway to Hell
Stevie Wonder Master Blaster
David Bowie Changes
The Kingsmen Louie Louie
The Charlie Daniels Band Devil Went Down To Georgia
Battles Ice Cream
James Blake Unluck
The Beach Boys Don't Worry Baby
Cameo Candy
Tom Waits Shore Leave
Rah Band Clouds Across The Moon
Stetsasonic Talkin' All That Jazz
Dinosaur Jr. Freak Scene
Owiny Sigoma Band Wires
Jean-Jacques Perrey Eva
Central Line Walking Into Sunshine
Hurray for the Riff Raff Too Much Of A Good Thing
Hurray for the Riff Raff Sali's Song
Shabazz Palaces 32 Leaves?
Michael Kiwanuka I Need Your Company
Medium Medium Hungry So Angry
The Dramatics Get Up And Get Down
Hurray for the Riff Raff Take Me
Krystle Warren Chelsea Piers
James Cotton Burner
Betty Davis Anti Love Song
Maceo and All the King's Men Better Half
My Morning Jacket Holding On To Black Metal
Medeski Martin and Wood Let's Go Everywhere
Television Marquee Moon
Ibrahm Ferrer Candela
R.O.B. Loose Up Yourself (Africa Analogue)
Beats International and Lindy Layton Dub Be Good To Me
RZA Samurai Code #6 + Afro Father's Fight
Bobby "Blue" Bland I'm So Tired
Monday 3rd January 2011
Paul Jones
7 / 11 Tracks
Featuring the best records, sessions and interviews of 2010.

Eric Clapton Run Back To Your Side
James Cotton Buried Alive In The Blues
Eric Bibb Turning Pages
Robert Cray Anytime
Dr John Manoovas
Mississippi Heat She Died From A Broken Heart
Charlie Musselwhite Where Hwy 61 Runs
Two Gospel Keys You?ve Got To Move (When The Lord Gets Ready)
Joe Bonamassa Where The Fire Meets The Sea
Jon Cleary: Piano, Bass & Drums Zulu Doctor
Lightnin' Hopkins Lightnin?s Boogie
Monday 25th October 2010
Paul Jones
6 / 11 Tracks
Dani Wilde in session.

Eric Clapton Hard Times Blues
Dani Wilde Some Kinda Crazy
Pete Brown & Phil Ryan Flag A Ride
Dani Wilde How Do You Do It
Magic Slim and the Teardrops Shame
The Buddy Whittington Band Awestruck & Spellbound
Dani Wilde Mr Lovin? Man
James Cotton Heard You?re Getting Married
Larry Carlton Friday Night Shuffle
Out Of The Blue I Just Thought I had The Blues