Blues

Summertime Comes to the Land of the Round Haircut!!! Sounds of the Season ring out in Hour Three. Before that, we celebrate Birthdays-in-Blue for a pair of African American Divas—Lena Horne and Della Reese. Other Birthdays-in-Blue include The StepFather of Rock ‘n’ Roll—Bill Haley, the ‘Lost Supreme’—the ill fated Florence Ballard, and a pair of New Orleans RB Giants—The Originator of a number of Fats Domono’s hits—Smiley Lewis and tenor sax great Lee Allen.

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GRAND DIVA! and Melinda J delivered a lot of GREAT ole’ school tunes today! Listen at www.kfai.org on the archives.

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Gilberto Gil interviewed extensively on Democracy Now! just prior to today’s program leads into a follow-up set. Comments music from Zimbabwe and then a set of Orchestra Baobab in anticipation of their visit to the Dakota on Monday June 30.

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If you are a Phil Harris fan tune in to this weeks archives. Also some great music from the pen of Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman. A few things for Paul Frees as well. The play list for June 25th.

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More live music in the studio: Sweet Mama J and her husband King Creole(from Jack Knife The Sharps) played a little Americana for us. Sweet duet vocals.

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