Upon hearing the County Attorney's ruling in Jamar Clark's death – Global Beat presents sounds of resistance from the apartheid days in South Africa, coinciding with the return next week to The Cedar of Vusi Mahlasela, from So.
This is part two of a show that began at 2pm on WomenFolk this Tuesday. I took the audience from the roots to the fruits of the blues, starting with Delta blues at 2pm, going to the greasy blues to Chicago blues to Sugar Hill blues back to Delta by 6:30pm at the end of Rollin & Tumblin. For a complete edition of the show, see WomenFolk for this Tuesday March 29th, 2016 2pm and stay tuned all the way to 6:30pm for the completion of Rollin & Tumblin as I wrap the show.
BIRTHDAYS-IN-BLUE From the Land of the Round Haircut for America's Sweetheart DORISDAY-turning 92 (or 94!) Friday, 50s Belter FRANKIELAINE, The Other Lady Who Swings the Band CAMILLEHOWARD of Roy Milton's Solid Senders Fame, Piedmont Guitar Ace ETTABAKER, and Bluesmen LOWELLFULSON