The Blues Trail
By Jonny Gee
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A series that features early country blues artists who were performing before the Second World War, and who's music has influenced many current artists. Each episode will include a short biography of a featured artist or artists, interspersed with illustrative tracks.
||CleanThe Blues Trail - Episode 6: Frank Stokes||Hugely influential Memphis based singer, guitarist, composer, and showman.||20 3 2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Blues Trail - Episode 5: Barbecue Bob Hicks||Features Bob Hicks, brother Charley (Lincoln) & some Atlanta contemporaries||21 2 2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Blues Trail - Episode 4: Richard "Rabbit" Brown||Features the only New Orleans songster to record.||2 2 2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Blues Trail - Episode 2: Blind Willie Johnson||Features Texas gospel blues singer and slide guitar maestro Blind Willie Johnson||25 1 2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Blues Trail - Episode 3: Francis "Scrapper" Blackwell||The superb Indianapolis based guitarist, singer, songwriter & pianist||25 1 2008||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Blues Trail - Episode 1: Bukka White||A short introduction to the series, followed by a biography of Bukka White||13 1 2008||Free||View in iTunes|
Informative and enjoyable
An excellent blues podcast! Information on the artist alongside a great choice of tracks. Look forward to the rest.