Crusin' The Blues with Mr. Jack

Series produced by KKWE Niijii Radio

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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.


138 Pieces

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Pat Hayes; a Minnesota legacy in the world of Blues history!

  • Added: Apr 18, 2020
  • Length: 58:06
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One of Louisiana's voices for the Blues; Tab Benoit.

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  • Added: Apr 18, 2020
  • Length: 58:03
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How about a little Gospel with your Blues? What? You's mixing the devil's music wit' da Lord's? Yes indeed! The truth prevails as this band shows y...

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 57:52
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The National Blues Museum is located in St. Louis, Missouri.

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  • Added: Apr 18, 2020
  • Length: 58:12
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Out on her own, Sari Schorr is out launching her solo career. Mr. Jack got a chance to speak with Sari while she begins a tour.

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  • Added: Apr 18, 2020
  • Length: 59:43
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Tinsley Ellis has been in the Blues scene for many years. This show talks about where he's been and where he's headed.

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 56:36
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Blues with a feeling; the Little Walter story

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 53:17
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Mr. Jack takes you on a trip with Albert Collins!

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 58:49
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Mr. Jack Talks with Blues artist and mentor Tas Cru.

  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 59:19
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Roy Rogers is a master at the slide guitar. We explore this artist and his music on this show.

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 59:47
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Kim Wilson has a rich history in the world of Blues.

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 57:40
  • Purchases: 1
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Another Great Blues man gone too soon. The music of Bill Perry.

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 56:04
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He studied under the great George "harmonica" Smith and is now one of the leaders in the West Coast Blues Sound.

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 55:31
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John Primer is one of the few remaining musicians who played with some of the founding fathers of the Chicago Blues sound such as Muddy Waters. He ...

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 58:54
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Still in her teens and living in Canada, Sue Foley was summoned by Clifford Antone of the then Famous Antone's who bought her a plane ticket to com...

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 58:46
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Reverend Raven & the Chain Smokin' Alter Boys have a very unique sound that you immediately recognize them as soon as you hear the sound of Ravens'...

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 58:36
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Ana Popovic grew up in Serbia listening to her father's Blues records. Now she is herself a top name in the Blues world of musicians.

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 57:13
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She had a singing voice and could belt out the blues like no other. Her last release ("Old School" on Alligator Records), before her passing in 200...

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 58:42
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A diversified musician who is truly due more recognition in the world of music.

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 59:27
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A founding member of the east coast band "Roomful of Blues", Duke Robillard is a master of many types of music related to Blues, Jazz and Swing.

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  • Added: Apr 19, 2020
  • Length: 56:46
  • Purchases: 2