My KUTX: Aaron Franklin And James Moody Preview Hot Luck Fest 2023

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Aaron Franklin And James Moody Preview Hot Luck Fest 2023

My KUTX // May 20, 2023

On May 25-28 (aka Memorial Day weekend), Hot Luck Fest returns for another helping of delicious food, cooking demonstrations, and live music. This week on My KUTX, Hot Luck creators Aaron Franklin (Franklin Barbecue, Uptown Sports Club) and James Moody (Equipment Room, Uptown Sports Club) return as a our guest DJs. They play an hour of soul and garage rock–their preferred backyard BBQ soundtrack–plus cuts from Shinyribs, the Gories, and more artists playing Hot Luck’s nightly shows. Hear a Hot Luck-themed My KUTX on Saturday, May 20 at 6 p.m. or listen anytime here.


  1. Spencer Wiggins – “Soul City USA”
  2. Marlena Shaw – “California Soul”
  3. Etta James – “Watch Dog”
  4. Freda Payne – “Band Of Gold”
  5. The Wild Tchoupitoulas – “Meet De Boys On The Battlefront”
  6. Lil’ Bob & The Lollipops – “I Got Loaded”
  7. Shinyribs – “Drivin’ My Life Away”
  8. Shinyribs – “Trouble, Trouble”
  9. King Khan & The Shrines – “Bite My Tongue”
  10. The Gories – “Nitroglycerine”
  11. Frankie & The Witch Fingers – “Sweet Freak”
  12. James Brown & The Famous Flames – “Licking Stick, Pt. 1”
  13. Dyke & The Blazers – “We Got More Soul”
  14. ZZ Top – “Nasty Dogs And Funky Kings”

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