Crusin' The Blues with Mr. Jack

Series produced by KKWE Niijii Radio

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Mr. Jack 

This series of programs covers The Blues genre in its entirety, starting with music from the early 20th century through today. Host, Mr. Jack has been studying the history of blues for well over 30 years and has a large collection of Blues Music that he will be sharing with listeners as he adds some interesting historical facts behind the music, the artists and the songs.

Mr. Jack takes you on a journey- a virtual audio "road trip" to the many facets of the Blues Genre, including regional differences, history and where it is today. This is a great mix of music and education which any music enthusiast would enjoy.


111 Pieces

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This artist from Vienna, Austria has a better “feel” for American Blues than many so-called American artisits claiming Blues as their primary genre...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2019
  • Length: 59:38
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Time travel today back to a time when a person could experience the raw sound and feel of early Chicago Blues on a Sunday afternoon in 1964 at the ...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2019
  • Length: 59:10
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John Grimaldi has been performing music for over 40 years and has over 18 albums under his belt. Today we explore one of his earlier projects, The ...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2019
  • Length: 59:19
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Jontavious Willis is a young musician in his 20s who is a multi-instrumentalist on a mission to keep the blues alive by following in his mentors (T...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2019
  • Length: 59:22
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Rosie Flores of Austin, Texas is a great guitar player, songwriter and vocalist who also is a keeper of the “women in music” flame. She paved the w...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2019
  • Length: 59:14
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This show highlights the Delta Blues Museum in Clarksdale, Mississippi. I had the opportunity to interview the Active Executive Director, Shelley R...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2019
  • Length: 58:40
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On September 29 of 2018 the Blues world lost one of it’s Iconic artists of the West-side Chicago Blues sound Otis Rush. Although he had not perform...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2019
  • Length: 59:32
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Johnny Burgin has earned his name as The Worldwide West Side Guitar Man by performing up to 250 shows a year in Europe, Japan and coast to coast in...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2019
  • Length: 59:33
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Christone “Kingfish” Ingram has made it to the “big Leagues” of the music industry with his talents. He just released his first major label album o...

  • Added: Sep 19, 2019
  • Length: 57:51
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Mr Jack takes you on a musical journey with Blues Musician Jonny Lang

  • Added: Jun 04, 2019
  • Length: 59:11
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Mr Jack takes you on a musical Journey with Blues musician William Clark

  • Added: May 24, 2019
  • Length: 59:30
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Mr Jack takes you on a musical Journey with a review of the Blues

  • Added: May 24, 2019
  • Length: 57:56
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Mr Jack takes you on a musical Journey with Blues musician Bob Lanza

  • Added: May 24, 2019
  • Length: 56:19
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Mr Jack takes you on a musical Journey with Blues musician Fenton Robinson

  • Added: May 24, 2019
  • Length: 01:00:02
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Mr Jack takes you on a musical Journey with Blues musician BB King

  • Added: May 24, 2019
  • Length: 54:46
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Mr Jack takes you on a musical journey with Blues musician Harper and Midwest Kind

  • Added: Mar 07, 2019
  • Length: 59:41
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Mr Jack takes you on a musical journey with Blues musician Duke Robillard & his Danes

  • Added: Mar 07, 2019
  • Length: 59:46
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Mr Jack takes you on a musical journey with Blues musician Toronzo Cannon

  • Added: Mar 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:22
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Mr Jack takes you on a musical journey with Blues musician Mindi Abair

  • Added: Mar 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
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Mr Jack takes you on a musical journey with Blues musician Ana Popovic

  • Added: Mar 07, 2019
  • Length: 57:57