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Blues on My Mind

Julia B Simon

Discussion of blues music. Each episode analyzes one or two blues songs. Topics cover lyrics, musical structure, history and meaning of songs.

Recent Episodes

Guilt: Robert Cray's "Right Next Door (Because of Me)"December 05, 2019 Episode artwork The Nighthawks: Blues from DCNovember 29, 2019 Episode artwork The Mannish Boys: Having FunNovember 21, 2019 Episode artwork Anger out in the Cold: Muddy Waters's "Nine Below Zero"November 14, 2019 Episode artwork Keb' Mo': Updated Delta BluesNovember 06, 2019 Episode artwork Tab Benoit: Women and/as CarsOctober 31, 2019 Episode artwork Avalon, Mississippi: Mississippi John HurtOctober 24, 2019 Episode artwork New Chicago Blues: The Cash Box KingsOctober 17, 2019 Episode artwork Second-Generation Chicago Blues: Aron BurtonOctober 10, 2019 Episode artwork West Side Style: Otis Rush, "I Can't Quit You Baby"September 28, 2019 Episode artwork Parchman Farm: The Mississippi State PenitentiarySeptember 21, 2019 Episode artwork Memphis Blues and Signifying: Albert KingSeptember 13, 2019 Episode artwork Chicago Blues: Koko Taylor's "What Kind of Man Is This"September 06, 2019 Episode artwork Blues and Soul: B. B. King and Gladys KnightAugust 31, 2019 Episode artwork Piedmont Style Master: Blind BlakeAugust 25, 2019 Episode artwork Piedmont Blues: Blind Boy FullerAugust 18, 2019 Episode artwork More West Coast Harmonica: Rod Piazza and the Mighty FlyersAugust 09, 2019 Episode artwork Music Preserves Stage Doheny Blues Festival InterviewAugust 01, 2019 Episode artwork West Coast Harmonica: James Harman's "It's All Right Now"July 26, 2019 Episode artwork West Coast Blues Fun: Little Charlie and the Nightcats, "Dump That Chump"July 18, 2019 Episode artwork From Texas to West Coast: T-Bone Walker's "Party Girl"July 12, 2019 Episode artwork More Texas Blues: Johnny Winter's "Third Degree"July 04, 2019 Episode artwork Texas Blues: Lightnin' Hopkins' "Abilene"June 27, 2019 Episode artwork Kansas City Blues, Jump, Rock'n'Roll: Big Joe TurnerJune 20, 2019 Episode artwork Mean Women, Mean City: Lonnie Johnson's "Low Down St Louis Blues"June 08, 2019 Episode artwork