Shakin' Dave Hussong

Host - Hall of Fame Blues

Shakin' Dave Hussong is a musician, businessman, writer and respected authority on vintage guitars.  He's known to many people in this area through his work as lead guitarist for the popular band the Low Rent Blues All-Stars and is internationally known for Fretware Guitars, a vintage guitar business he started in 1978.  Shakin' Dave brings you the blues, both old and new, Monday nights on WYSO.



7:07 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Shake's Hall Pass: Sean Carney

Sean Carney

Sean Carney and his band  join Shakin' Dave in the studio for the June 2014 edition of Shake's Hall Pass performing a variety of classic and original blues in the WYSO studios.

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3:35 pm
Tue May 27, 2014

Shake's Hall Pass: Crazy Joe

Crazy Joe Tritschler brought his band to the WYSO studios for the May 2013 edition of Shake's Hall Pass.  The group performed a variety of songs with roots in blues, rock and roll and even funk.

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2:03 pm
Wed April 30, 2014

Shake's Hall Pass: The Noah Wotherspoon Band

Josh Gonzalez, Shakin' Dave Hussong, Noah Wotherspoon, and Rob Thaxton
Credit Juliet Fromholt / WYSO

Noah Wotherspoon, Rob Thaxton and Josh Gonzalez brought the blues to the WYSO studios for the April 2014 edition of Shake's Hall Pass.  The trio performed a variety of blues tunes, even getting Shakin' Dave himself to sit in on the final song.

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8:03 pm
Mon April 21, 2014

Blues Views: Dixie Peach's Blues With Friends

Artist: Dixie Peach
Album: Blues With Friends 

Longevity has definitely had its place where this 40 year old aggregation is concerned:  perseverance, tenacity, the ability to incorporate objective change with the passage of time, concurrently allowing no musical fad de jour to infiltrate Dixie Peach's Macon, Georgia blues school approach without time worn collective scrutiny. These guys know what fits, what has worked for this sextet time and time again.

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8:14 pm
Mon April 14, 2014

Blues Views: Eric Jerardi's Everybody's Waiting

Artist: Eric Jerardi
Album: Everybody's Waiting

I've been following this guy's career since he first picked up a guitar, granted that's an oft used journalistic ploy, and it's usually fabricated. In this particular application, it couldn't be truer. If I dwell to deeply on it, I start to feel a bit aged.  One very significant aspect of this Blues magic that guitarist extraordinaire Eric Jerardi weaves so well is its/his sense of timelessness.

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