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Free Download - Watermelon Slim

Due to a high demand for more songs from Watermelon Slim, you can now download a Watermelon Slim song free.
Share these with your friends, but we do ask that you don't sell these downloads. Hope you enjoy the music and please give us feedback on Slim's Blog.
And as always, please stop by and see Watermelon Slim on tour.

Current Download
Band version of Blue Freightliner - William Homans (Watermelon Slim)
Blue Freightliner (right click for download)





Here is a link for a short summary of the festival that Slim appeared at in Cognac France.

Twisted South Radio welcomes Watermelon Slim and John Lee Hooker Jr. - Dec. 29, 2010

Printed Media

The Morton Report 09/13
Colorado Springs Independent 08/13
Dr. Blues 08/13

Pollstar 08/13

Norman Transcript - 08/13

The Alternate Root - 08/13

Honest Tune - 08/13

Blog Critics - 07/13

Rootstime - 06/13

The Blues Hound - 06/13

Roots Music Report - 06/13

The Daily News - 06/13

somethingelsereviews.com - 06/13

No Depression - 06/13

donandsherylsbluesblog - 06/13

Keys & Chords - 06/13

NorthernBlues Music - 06/13

Smoky Mtn. Blues Society - 06/13

The Dominion Post (New Zealand) Watermelon Slim Interview - 4/13

Rhythms Mag (Australia) Okiesippi Review - 11/11

Downbeat Review - 11/11

Shelton Ivany Review - 09/11

Community Voices - Okiesippi Blues - 6/11

Mojo Magazine - 05/11

KDHX 88.1 - 10/10

Kansas City's PITCH Weekly - 10/10

Rhythms - 10/10

Salina Journal Review - 10/10

Blues Bytes Review - 10/10

Community Voices - New DVD Review - 10/10

Midwest Record Recap - New DVD Review - 9/10

Top 21 - Ringers Review - 9/10

Tulsa Today - 9/10

Australian - Ringers Review - 8/10

Blurt Online - Ringers Review - 8/10

The Morning Call - Live Show Review - 8/10

Voice of America - 8/10

Ringers Review - Blues Bytes - 5/10

Nashville Blues Critic - New CD "Ringers" Review - 5/10

blogcritic - New CD "Ringers" Review - 5/10

Ringers Song Featured on nodepression.com (scroll to the bottom) - 5/10

Ringers Review philly.com - 5/10

Readingeagle.com - Live Show Review - 5/10

Big Shoes To Fill - CD Review - 3/10

Tulsa World - 3/10

Blues In London - 3/10

Tulsa World - CD Review - 3/10

dvdFever.co.uk - CD Review - 12/09

Pitch.com - Slim Interview - 11/09

Jazz.com - 11/09

Oklahoma Rock - 11/09

Suncoast Blues Society - Part 1 - 2007

Suncoast Blues Society - Part 2 -2007

Suncoast Blues Society - 2007

Oregon Quarterly (Alumni Publication) Feature Article - 11/09

Oregon Quarterly (Alumni Publication) Interview Transcript - 11/09

Blues Society of Tulsa - 11/09

Escape From The Chicken Coop review - 11/09

Blues Source - 11/09

Crossroads Blues Society - 11/09

No Paid Holidays review - 11/09

Escape From The Chicken Coop review - 11/09

Escape From The Chicken Coop review - 11/09

Escape From The Chicken Coop review - 11/09

Escape From The Chicken Coop review - 11/09

No Paid Holidays review - 11/09

Escape From The Chicken Coop Elmore review - 10/09

americanbluesblog.com - 10/09

SunSentinel.com - 10/09

Escape From The Chicken Coop review - September 2009

jazz-blues.com - September 2009

bluesmatters.com

dailygleaner.com - September 2009

Northern Blues - August 2009

True Blue - August 2009

the edge - September 2009

Blurt - September 2009

Blues and Beyond - August 2009

fulltimeblues.com - August 2009

The Wichita Eagle - August 2009

Country Chart - August 2009

Leap In The Dark - August 2009

blogcritics.com - John Taylor - August 2009

Blues Revue - August 2009

Blues Underground Network - August 2009

Cambridge Folk Festival - August 2009

bluesblues from Scotland - August 2009

music city blues - August 2009

napster - August 2009

allmusic - August 2009

halifax - August 2009

Smoky Mountain Blues Society - August 2009

allmusic - August 2009

Escape From The Chicken Coop Review - August 2009

Sonic Boomers - July 2009

VVAW - July 2009

JAMS Magazine - June 2009

Oklahoma Magazine - June 2009

Beat Route - June 2009

Muskogee Phoenix - June 2009

Patriot Ledger - June 2009

Pantagraph - April 2009

Nekkersdal - April 2009

Blues Review Cover - April 2009

Blues Review Article - April 2009

SWERVE - December 2008

Review from France - December 2008

BRT (Turkey) - November 2008

Story from Moscow - November 2008

Story from Turkey - November 2008

Suite 101 - October 2008

Jazz & Blues Report - October 2008

German Critic Award - October 2008

Blues Again - Foreign Review - October 2008

No Paid Holidays - October 2008

Barrel House Blues - September 2008

Blues Society - September 2008

French Review of Slim - September 2008

No Paid Holidays - September 2008

Patriot Ledger - August 2008

Story on Slim - August 2008

Pop Matters - August 2008

The Morning Call - August 2008

Greenman Review - July 2008

Blurt Online - July 2008

Smoky Mountain News - July 2008

Paste Magazine - July 2008

Boston Blues - July 2008

Sun Times - July 2008

Jazz & Blues Music Reviews - July 2008

Blues Bytes - July 2008

Necastle Chronicle - July 2008

Crawdaddy! Magazine - June 2008

MoBlues - June 2008

Uptown - June 2008

Canadian Blues - June 2008

Vue Weekly - June 2008

Crawdaddy Magazine - June 2008

Blog Critics - June 2008

Confessions of a Fanboy CD Review - June 2008

allmusic CD Review - June 2008

Topeka Capital - Journal - June 2008

Missouri Blues Society CD Review - June 2008

Music City Blues - June 2008

Blog Critics - June 2008

Columbus Dispatch - June 2008

Nashville City Paper CD Review - June 2008

Blues Bytes CD Review - June 2008

Blog Critics - May 2008

Omaha Weekly Reader - May 2008

The ocregister - May 2008

Official Press Release - May 2008

The Reader - April 2008

Watermelon Review - April 2008
Cincy Groove - March 2008
Norman Transcript - January 2008
Pegasus News - January 2008
Tulsa World - December 2007
International Artist of the Year Nomination Announcement - December 2007
The Bloomington Alternative - December 2007
Paste Magazine - December 2007
Harp - December 2007
Boston Blues - November 2007
Swampland - The Wheel Man Review
The Wheel Man CD Review - September 2007
Graham Reid Interview - September 2007
Wellington Newspaper - August 2007
thedailytimes.com - August 2007
Canada.com - August 2007
SEE Magazine - August 2007
Canada.com - August 2007
Edmontonsun.com - August 2007
Canada.com - August 2007
Edmontonsun.com - Why blues? - August 2007
Vue Weekly - August 2007
Bethlehem Daily Star Blog - July 2007
Penguin Eggs - July 2007
West Michigan Blues Society Newsletter - July 2007
Blues Review - July 2007
Straight.com - July 2007
MOJO Magazine - June 2007
SignOnSanDiego.com - June 2007
Harp Magazine CD Review - June 2007
Biloxi Bay - February 2007
River Cities' Reader - June 2007

BlogCritics Magazine - The Wheel Man Review - June 2007
BlogCritics Magazine - June 2007
Arkansas Online - June 2007
Prince George Free Press - June 2007
Harp Review - June 2007
Elsehere.co.nz - May 2007
Oraclesmusic.com - May 2007
Blues Matters UK - May 2007
post-gazette.com - April 2007
Allmusic.com - April 2007
The Phoenix - April 2007
The Norman Transcript - April 2007
Blues Art Journal - April 2007
Bloggin' The Blues: Watermelon Slim's The Wheel Man Preview - March 2007
The Wheel Man - Knoxville Blues Society Review - March 2007
The Wheel Man - Blues Society Review - March 2007
Blues Foundation IBC Interview - February 2007
Broward-Palm Beach New Times - January 2007
Edmonton Sun - January 2007
Blog Critics Magazine - January 2007
Wayward Blog - December 2006
Blues Wax - June 2006
Barrelhouse Blues - Artist Spotlight - August 2006
Daily Gate City - August 2006
Rolling on The River - Blues Festival Keukok, IA
Guitar One - 2006
Truckers News - 2006
Globe & Mail - April 2006
Toronto Star - April 2006
Hamilton Spectator - April 2006
Mary 4 Music, Interview - May 2005
The Oklahoman Feature - Jan 2005
Southwest Blues Interview - 2004
Blues Matters, United Kingdom, Interview - 2004
Blues Wax, Interview - August 2004
Vietnam Songbook - March 2003
NPR - Protest Music for a New Generation - March 2003
Village Voice - The Sound of the City - March 2003






Foreign Language - International Media Coverage

Rootstime - 06/13

Keys & Chords - 06/13

Soulbag - September 2011

Blues Express - August 2011

Guitarist Mag Summer Issue - July 2011

bluesagain.com - July 2011

musikverrueckt.de - July 2011

blues and co - July 2011

le cri du coyote - September 2010

Blues Passions Review - August 2010

Rootstime Review - July 2010

blues again - October 2008

KulturNyt - October 2008

rootstime - July 2008

Audio Interviews

House of Blues Interview (full interview)
House of Blues Interview from March 2006.

Chapters

  1. Dan Akroyd introduces Watermelon Slim. Song clip: Hard Times 1:15
  2. Learning guitar in a Vietnam hospital bed. 2:04
  3. Truck driving and drinking diesel fuel vs. whiskey. Song Clip: Dumpster Blues 1:40
  4. Song clip: Devil's Cadillac 0:34
  5. Slim discusses The Delta. 1:20
  6. The name, story and performances of Watermelon Slim. Song clip: Checkwriting Woman 2:34
  7. Soldier, trucker, farmer, teacher, and Bluesman. Who's uglier - Slim or Elvin Bishop? 0:54
  8. Close. Song Clip: Ash Tray 1:48


XM Radio Blues Wax Interview (full interview)
XM Radio Blues Wax Interview from November 2004.

Chapters

  1. Intro 0:16
  2. Blues First 1:00
  3. Jimmy Bell 3:34
  4. Influences 2:08
  5. Why Blues 2:53
  6. OK Blues 1:17

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