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.
Buddy Guy: Keeping the Blues Fresh
January 17, 2020
Pain behind the Happiness: Billy Boy Arnold
January 09, 2020
Albert Collins: Master of the Telecaster
January 01, 2020
December 24, 2019
Canadian Blues: The Jeff Healey Band
December 20, 2019
Love of Young Women: Muddy Waters's "She's Nineteen Years Old"
December 11, 2019
Guilt: Robert Cray's "Right Next Door (Because of Me)"
December 05, 2019
The Nighthawks: Blues from DC
November 29, 2019
The Mannish Boys: Having Fun
November 21, 2019
Anger out in the Cold: Muddy Waters's "Nine Below Zero"
November 14, 2019
Keb' Mo': Updated Delta Blues
November 06, 2019
Tab Benoit: Women and/as Cars
October 31, 2019
Avalon, Mississippi: Mississippi John Hurt
October 24, 2019
New Chicago Blues: The Cash Box Kings
October 17, 2019
Second-Generation Chicago Blues: Aron Burton
October 10, 2019
West Side Style: Otis Rush, "I Can't Quit You Baby"
September 28, 2019
Parchman Farm: The Mississippi State Penitentiary
September 21, 2019
Memphis Blues and Signifying: Albert King
September 13, 2019
Chicago Blues: Koko Taylor's "What Kind of Man Is This"
September 06, 2019
Blues and Soul: B. B. King and Gladys Knight
August 31, 2019
Piedmont Style Master: Blind Blake
August 25, 2019
Piedmont Blues: Blind Boy Fuller
August 18, 2019
More West Coast Harmonica: Rod Piazza and the Mighty Flyers
August 09, 2019
Music Preserves Stage Doheny Blues Festival Interview
August 01, 2019
West Coast Harmonica: James Harman's "It's All Right Now"
July 26, 2019
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