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CHRIS "BAD NEWS" BARNES - OFF THE CHARTS
Tomorrow's Hits Today! Introducing Chris "Bad News" Barnes, an astonishingly accomplished artist and resurrector of the long-lost and witty genre known as Hokum Blues*. American Blues Scene hails Barnes as “a former Seinfeld, Curb Your Enthusiasm, 30 Rock, & Carol Burnett Show performer that has made his mark in the blues community.” Dubbed the “King Of Hokum Blues” this dynamic, high-energy performer has spent the better part of his life marrying his love of blues and humor, developing a truly unique sound. So, BLUES FANS!!! This episode is for YOU!:) He's also a martial arts instructor!We talk to Chris about many of the incredible experiences and performances he has lived in comedy, acting, writing, strip clubs, and the BLUES!!! He has performed with Blues legends like Buddy Guy, Koko Taylor, Keb Mo, Beth Hart, Jimmy Hall, Blind John Davis, Pinetop Perkins, 'Big Eyes' Willy Smith, and many others. He's a board member of the Memphis Blues Foundation, and was the writer for Jim Belushi while he was on Saturday Night Live! Did he play "Tanner" in the cinematic classic The Bad News Bears??? Chris explains what 'Hokum Blues" is and details how he got his start in the Blues and the origins of his band! He LOVES Strip Clubs and tells us how they have inspired his writing! Lol Chris gives BIG LOVE, RESPECT, & APPRECIATION for all of the amazing Pole-Dancers!!! We also take a listen to his new single "Bad News Travels Fast"!He tells us about the passion and appreciation for Songwriters that is unique to Nashville Tennessee. And of course, Ilan, Danny, and Bob bring you 9 new tracks to keep your party bumpin'! Will Keanu Reeves or Saweetie be future guests??? Stay tuned... TRACK LIST Eliza Roze & The Martinez Brothers Pleasure Peak   Emily Wolfe Walk In My Shoes Daughtry  Artificial CHRIS BARNES INTERVIEW Chris “Bad News” Barnes  Bad News Travels Fast Saweetie Shot O'Clock  Dogstar Breach NLE Choppa It’s Getting Hot SIDEPIECE What You Need Lyell and Baby Bugs Just My Type Usher, 21 Savage& Summer Walker Good Good Special love and prayers to the people of Maui. No Ka Oi! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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