Hokum is a particular song type of American blues music – a humorous song which uses extended analogies or euphemistic terms to make sexual innuendos. This trope goes back to early blues recordings, and is seen from time to time in modern American blues and blues-rock.

Chris Bad News Barnes

Hokum Blues

Progress: 60% done.


1 It Hurts Me Too3:25

2 Let Me PLay With Your Poodle2:33

3 I’m Gonna Get High3:14

4 It’s Tight Like That3:50

5 I Had to Give Up Gym2:35

6 Things About Coming My Way4:17

7 You Can’t Get Enough of That Stuff5:01

8 Hokum Blues3:21

9 Somebody Been Using That Thing5:29

10 Keep Your Mind on It2:51

11 Let Me Pat That Thing3:00

12 Caught Him Doing It3:45

13 Gin Mill Blues3:26

14 Christmas and New Year’s Blues3:32