Nothing But Downhome – Heaven

This week Howling’s joined on the porch by his friend, mentor and walking Blues encyclopaedia, Cliff McKnight from Nothing But The Blues for the first of two special shows in which they play a selection of their favourite music about heaven and hell in aid of The Help Roxi Walk Campaign.

Little Roxi Burnette has recently been diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy. A condition that affects the muscles in her legs, making them stiff and difficult to move and means she unable to walk. Having entered a scary world of splints, walkers, wheelchairs and muscle relaxants, there has been a ray of hope though. Her parents have learned of pioneering surgery called Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy (SDR) that could transform Roxi’s life. The treatment is not cheap though and costs around £50,000 and the UK Blues community is helping to reach that target.

If you enjoy this show, PLEASE find it in your hearts to make a donation, however small. You can Text a message to 70070 containing Roxi47£x in the body of the text, where x is the amount you would like to donate or use PayPal or Just Giving.

Thanks blues hounds

Cliff ‘n Dick

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For Roxi  – c’mon, this is your chance to turn her hell into heaven

The Lord’s Gospel Train Sister Mary Deloatch Nuggets Of The Golden Age Of Gospel 1945-1958
Get Right Church Heritage Blues Orchestra And Still I Rise VIDEO
All Prayed Up Wooden Horse What Comes Around VIDEO
Preaching Blues Son House The Original Delta Blues VIDEO
You’re Gonna Need King Jesus JD Williams & JD Short Stavin’ Chain Blues VIDEO
Mary Don’t You Weep Ian Siegal The Dust VIDEO
 You’re Gonna Need That True Religion Rev Edward Clayborn Rev Edward Clayborn – The Singing Evangelist VIDEO
Daniel In The Lion’s Den Charlie Parr Keep Your Hands On The Plow VIDEO
Church On Fire With The Word Of God Robert Pete Williams Angola Prison Spirituals VIDEO
John The Revelator Blind Willie Johnson The Complete Masters VIDEO
I’m In The Heavenly Way Bukka White Parchman Farm Blues VIDEO
I’ve Been Converted Kelly Joe Phelps Brother Sinner & The Whale VIDEO
No Matter How You Pray Mahalia Jackson & The Bellevoire Choir Nuggets Of The Golden Age Of Gospel 1953-1955 VIDEO
Just A Closer Walk With Thee Magda Piskorczyk Mahalia VIDEO
I Know His Blood Can Make Me Whole Night Owl If I Had My Way: A Cigar Box Guitar Tribute To Blind Willie Johnson. VIDEO

 

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