Banjos and Blues (Specialty Show)
Playing American old-time and blues music from the turn of the century from West Virginia to West Texas (and everywhere in between). You may must learn a thing or two too!
Fri Dec 1st 2017 1.00pm–2.00pm
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links help support the station.
Time zone: eastern
Mississippi Mud Steppers “Alma Waltz” Single
Jackson Blue Boys “Hidin' On Me” Single —December 1928
Louie Bluie and Ted Bogan “Ted's Stomp” Single —1934 single (Bluebird B5593) (78 RPM) Chicago, IL
Theopolis Stokes “Washboard Rhythm”
from Deep River of Song, Black Appalachia, Stringbands, Songsters and Hoedowns
Joe and Odell Thompson “Old Corn Liquor”
from Black Banjo Songsters of North Carolina and Virginia Comp (Smithsonian Folkways Recordings 1998)
Nathan Frazier Frank Patterson “Eighth of January”
from Altamont: Black Stringband Music from the Library of Congress
Irvin Cook and Leonard Bowles “Wish to the Lord I'd Never Been Born”
from Virginia Traditions: Non-Blues Secular Black Music
Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.