They Call It Stormy Monday — Mr. V with Mean Gene Kelton & The Die Hards — Revisited   4 comments

Corner Pub In Conroe, TX — Image by kenne

(First Posted, January 2009)

Anyone that is a Blues lover in Houston, Texas knows about KPFT’s “Blues On The Move” Sunday morning show, hosted by “The Love Doctor,” Mr. V (James Vaughn) and his lovely wife, Mrs. “V” (Jo).  wherever live Blues is happening in Houston, it’s not uncommon to see the “V’s” in the house, and Saturday night at the Corner Pub in Conroe was no exception.  This time the “V’s” were there to see Mean Gene Kelton and the Diehards, along with many of the original “Friends of The Blues — Montgomery County.”  (FOBulous!)

As usual, I was taking some photos and when Mr. V went on stage, I pulled out my little video camera. (I’m still working on the best way to upload my HD video to YouTube, so I’m still not pleased with the quality.) This was a reunion, of sorts, from last year Mr. V’ 69th birthday and in Memphis.

The song Mr. V does is Call It Stormy Monday (But Tuesday’s Just As Bad) by legendary and great, T. Bone Walker.

kenne

P.S. We miss you Gene!

4 responses to “They Call It Stormy Monday — Mr. V with Mean Gene Kelton & The Die Hards — Revisited

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  1. Kenne, I am don’t know how but I know it is possible. Bryan came out and recorded this show. We have very good audio. Must be a way to combine the two. Rick

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  2. Pingback: Remembering Mean Gene Kelton — One Year Out « Becoming is Superior to Being

  3. Reblogged this on Becoming is Superior to Being and commented:

    Our good friend, James Vaughn (Mr. V), passed away on December 1st. He will be remembered as a legend in the Houston Blues Scene. — kenne

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