"Working hard to make reality a lot less painful", the Blues Zeppelin airs on Sunday afternoons from 15h00 - 17h00 CET on Radio RaBe, Bern's alternative radio.
Hosted by Mark Stenzler, the Blues Zeppelin, which has been part of the Swiss radio landscape since 1989, features an eclectic mix of blues, zydeco, folk and world music. In addition, a wide range of musicians, artists and writers have been guests on the program.
Blues Zeppelin, 4. April 2021
- Selected tracks from Richard Koechli's new CD: The Real Chill, Remembering J. J. Cale - Live Interview w/ Katie Bradley & Pete Farrugia to celebrate their album: Soho Heart - New Single from Richard Koechli / Bruno Amstad: Feel Like Going Home (Charlie Rich) Blues Zeppelin: Working hard to make reality a lot less painful! Playlist: - Arkansas Dave – Chocolate Jesus - Mighty Mo Rodgers – Death of The Middle Class - Eric Bibb, Eric Gales – Whole World's Got The Blues (feat. Eric Gales) - Davy Knowles – Heavy On My Mind - Doug MacLeod, Denny Croy, Oliver Brown – Who's Driving This Bus? - Curtis Salgado – The Fix Is In - Lockdown Sessions – Everything Has Changed - Lockdown Sessions – Lockdown Blues - Richard Koechli – Carry On - Richard Koechli – After Midnight - Richard Koechli – These Blues - Vanessa Collier – Percolatin' - Katie Bradley;Pete Farrugia – Tell Me About It - Katie Bradley;Pete Farrugia – I Already Know - Katie Bradley;Pete Farrugia – Gaslight - Katie Bradley;Pete Farrugia – Take a Ride - Kat Riggins – The Storm - Babajack – Coming Home - The Lachy Doley Group – Make or Break - Richard Koechli & Bruno Amstad – Feel Like Going Home - Tony D – Fat City Blues
Blues Zeppelin, 21. March 2021
- Blues Foundation Decision to Rescind Award Nomination
- Live Interview w/ Joyann Parker to celebrate her album: Out of the Dark
Playlist: - Eric Bibb, Eric Gales – Whole World's Got The Blues (feat. Eric Gales) - Keb' Mo', Old Crow Medicine Show – The Medicine Man - Mighty Mo Rodgers – Beautiful Struggle (feat. The Starlights) feat. The Starlights - Damon Fowler – I've Been Low - Chris Cain – Down On The Ground - Ruthie Foster – Second Coming - Sunday Wilde – Peace For EveryOne - Katie Knipp – The Gospel of Good Intentions - Frank Bey – Imagine - Misty Blues – Change My Luck - Joyann Parker – Carry On - Joyann Parker – Fool for You - Joyann Parker – Hit Me Like a Train - Joyann Parker – What Did You Expect - The Proven Ones – Whom My Soul Loves - Marcia Ball – That's How It Goes - Marcia Ball – The Party's Still Going On - Tony D – Fat City Blues
Blues Zeppelin, 7. March 2021
- Blues from Nashville TN - Live Interview w/ Luca Giordano to celebrate his new CD: Let's Talk About It (Blue Crawfish Records) Playlist: - Curtis Salgado – The Fix Is In - Rod MacDonald – Google Me Baby - Harpdog Brown – Stiff - Tuba Skinny – Biscuit Roller feat. Erika Lewis (Live) - Kevin Burt – I'm Busting Out - Peter Parcek – Everybody Oughta Make a Change - Markey Blue Ric Latina Project – Mississippi Soul - Miranda Louise – Somebody Save Me - Skin James Whiting – C Boogie - Tim Gartland – You Best Think Twice - Peter Karp, Mick Taylor – I'm Not Giving Up (Live) - Tom Hambridge – Faith - John Mayall – I'm as Good as Gone - Luca Giordano;Sax Gordon;Fabio Colella;Abramo Riti;Walter Cerasani – Let's Talk About It - Luca Giordano;Mighty Mo Rodgers;Fabio Colella;Abramo Riti;Walter Cerasani – Movin' Day - Luca Giordano;Fabio Colella;Abramo Riti;Walter Cerasani – Teasin Me - Luca Giordano;Fabio Colella;Abramo Riti;Walter Cerasani – Heartquake Blues - Luca Giordano;Sax Gordon;Abramo Riti;Eric Cisbani;Walter Monini – Days of My Life
CKCU Ottawa: This Is Nowhere feat. Mark Stenzler, 1. March 2021
Interview with Mark Stenzler, a man with careers as wide and varied from being a pirate radio DJ to Studied Experimental High Energy Particle Physics at CERN in Switzerland (where he has resided since 1988). Originally from New York, Mark has travelled the world in search of answers to the most basic questions of existence while also soaking up all of the blues music he can get his ears on. Mark is intensely passionate about community radio and music and has a very special connection with the Ottawa blues scene in particular.
Blues Zeppelin, 21. February 2021
- Live Interview w/ Michael Jerome Browne - New CD from Curtis Salgado: “Damage Control”
- Little Chevy - Honey - The Meters – Come Together - Lowdown Hokum Orchestra – If You Want Me To Love You - Monster Mike Welch;Dennis Brennan;Anthony Geraci – Dead Man's Shoes (feat. Monster Mike Welch) - Curtis Salgado – The Longer That I Live - Raoul And The Big Time – Curtis Charm (feat. Curtis Salgado) - Curtis Salgado – The Fix Is In - Brandon Isaak - PhD in the Blues - Curtis Salgado – Precious Time - Davina and The Vagabonds – Pushpin - Curtis Salgado – Damage Control - Soulstack – Holy Roller - Savoy Brown – Borrowed Time - Sue Foley – Gaslight - Vanessa Collier – Leave Your Hat On - Meena – I Shoot You Down - Michael Jerome Brown – Skeletons - Michael Jerome Brown – Pharaoh - Michael Jerome Browne – Sliding Delta - Michael Jerome Browne – Choose Your Seat And Sit Down (With Eric Bibb) - Michael Jerome Browne – G20 Rag - Ken Whiteley – Freedom Blues - Tony D – Fat City Blues
Blues Zeppelin, 7. February 2021
The wonderfully talented Amy Engelhardt!
Playlist: - Katie Bradley & Pete Farrugia – I Already Know - The BluesBones – Demon Blues (Live) - Steve Strongman – Tired of Talkin' - Johnny Burgin – Cherry on Top - Ally Venable – Played the Game - Ghalia Volt – Reap What You Sow - Jimmy Johnson – Strange Things Happening - Joyann Parker – Carry On - Suzie Vinnick – Happy as Hell - Erin Coburn – Out from Under - Bywater Call – Silver Lining - Tori Sparks – Mama (Live) - Chairmen Of The Boards – Board Whacks - Tony D – Argentinean Surf Tango - Amy Engelhardt – Pothole - The Bobs – Caravan - The Bobs – Helter Skelter - Amy Engelhardt – Tomorrow - Amy Engelhardt – Ounce of Hope - Amy Engelhardt – You Never - Victor Wainwright – Walk the Walk - Tony D – Fat City Blues.