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Bluesology - 15-12-2018 - Show 70 - Elmore James

12/14/2018
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Show 70 - Elmore James Broadcast on Otago Access Radio www.oar.org.nz

Duration:00:53:18

Bluesology - 08-12-2018 - Show 69 - Confessin the Blues

12/7/2018
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Show 69 - Confessin the Blues Broadcast on Otago Access Radio www.oar.org.nz

Duration:00:56:28

Bluesology - 01-12-2018 - Show 68 - Muddy Walters

11/30/2018
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Show 68 - Muddy Walters Broadcast on Otago Access Radio www.oar.org.nz

Duration:00:56:57

Bluesology - 17-11-2018 - Show 67 - Jimmy Reed

11/16/2018
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Show 67 - Jimmy Reed Broadcast on Otago Access Radio www.oar.org.nz

Duration:00:57:00

Bluesology - 10-11-2018 - Show 66 - Otis Rush

11/11/2018
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Show 66 - Otis Rush Jr. (April 29, 1935 – September 29, 2018) was an American blues guitarist and singer-songwriter. His distinctive guitar style featured a slow-burning sound and long bent notes. With qualities similar to the styles of other 1950s artists Magic Sam and Buddy Guy, his sound became known as West Side Chicago blues and was an influence on many musicians, including Michael Bloomfield, Peter Green and Eric Clapton. Rush was left-handed and strummed with his left hand while...

Duration:00:56:35

Bluesology - 03-11-2018 - Show 65 - Blind Lemon Jefferson

11/3/2018
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Show 65 - Blind Lemon Jefferson Broadcast on Otago Access Radio www.oar.org.nz

Duration:01:00:28

Bluesology - 27-10-2018 - Show 64 - Jimmy Rogers

10/27/2018
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Show 64 - Jimmy Rogers Broadcast on Otago Access Radio www.oar.org.nz

Duration:00:57:09

Bluesology - 20-10-2018 - Show 63 - Albert King

10/20/2018
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Show 63 - Albert King - Albert Nelson (April 25, 1923 – December 21, 1992), known by his stage name Albert King, was an American blues guitarist and singer whose playing influenced many other blues guitarists. He is perhaps best known for the popular and influential album Born Under a Bad Sign (1967) and its title track. He was known as "The Velvet Bulldozer" because of his smooth singing and large size he stood taller than average, with sources reporting 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) or 6 ft 7 in...

Duration:00:55:40

Bluesology - 13-10-2018 - Show 62 - Blind Blake

10/13/2018
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Show 62 - Blind Blake - Arthur "Blind" Blake (1896 – December 1, 1934) was an American blues and ragtime singer and guitarist. He is known for numerous recordings he made for Paramount Records between 1926 and 1932. Broadcast on Otago Access Radio www.oar.org.nz

Duration:00:59:23

Bluesology - 06-10-2018

10/6/2018
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Broadcast on Otago Access Radio www.oar.org.nz

Duration:00:58:19

Bluesology - 29-09-2018 - Show 60 - Blind Willie McTell

10/1/2018
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Show 60 - Blind Willie McTell Broadcast on Otago Access Radio www.oar.org.nz

Duration:00:58:07

Bluesology - 22-09-2018 - Show 59 - Little Walter Jacobs

9/22/2018
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Show 59 - Little Walter Jacobs - Marion Walter Jacobs (May 1, 1930 – February 15, 1968), known as Little Walter, was an American blues musician, singer, and songwriter, whose revolutionary approach to the harmonica and impact on succeeding generations earned comparisons for him to such seminal artists as Django Reinhardt, Charlie Parker and Jimi Hendrix. His virtuosity and musical innovations fundamentally altered many listeners' expectations of what was possible on blues harmonica. He was...

Duration:00:56:32

Bluesology - 15-09-2018 - Show 58 - Stevie Ray Vaughan

9/15/2018
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Show 58 - Stevie Ray Vaughan (October 3, 1954 – August 27, 1990) was an American musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer, and one of the most influential guitarists in the revival of blues in the 1980s. Vaughan was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. He began playing guitar at the age of seven, inspired by his older brother Jimmie. He dropped out of high school in 1971 and moved to Austin the following year. He played gigs with numerous bands, earning a spot in Marc Benno's band the...

Duration:00:58:18

Bluesology - 08-09-2018 - Show 57 - Howlin Wolf

9/8/2018
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Broadcast on Otago Access Radio www.oar.org.nz

Duration:00:54:23

Bluesology - 01-09-2018 - Show 56 - Robert Cray

9/1/2018
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Show 56 - Robert Cray Broadcast on Otago Access Radio www.oar.org.nz

Duration:00:56:41

Bluesology - 25-08-2018 - Show 55 - Rolling Stones

8/27/2018
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Show 55 - Rolling Stones Broadcast on Otago Access Radio www.oar.org.nz

Duration:00:54:21

Bluesology - 18-08-2018 - Show 54 - Muddy Walters

8/18/2018
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Show 54 - Muddy Walters McKinley Morganfield (April 4, 1913 or 1915 – April 30, 1983),known professionally as Muddy Waters, was an American blues musician who is often cited as the "father of modern Chicago blues". Muddy Waters grew up on Stovall Plantation near Clarksdale, Mississippi, and by age 17 was playing the guitar and the harmonica, emulating the local blues artists Son House and Robert Johnson. He was recorded in Mississippi by Alan Lomax for the Library of Congress in 1941. In...

Duration:00:57:12

Bluesology - 04-08-2018 - Show 53 - Skip James

8/5/2018
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Show 53 - Skip James Broadcast on Otago Access Radio www.oar.org.nz

Duration:00:59:21

Bluesology - 28-07-2018 - Show 52 - Buddy Guy

7/28/2018
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Show 52 - Buddy Guy - George "Buddy" Guy (born July 30, 1936) is an American blues guitarist and singer. He is an exponent of Chicago blues and has influenced eminent guitarists including Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page, Keith Richards, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jeff Beck and John Mayer. In the 1960s, Guy played with Muddy Waters as a house guitarist at Chess Records and began a musical partnership with the harmonica player Junior Wells. Guy was ranked 30th in Rolling Stone magazine's "100...

Duration:00:58:47

Bluesology - 21-07-2018 - Show 51 - Taj Mahal

7/21/2018
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Show 51 - Taj Mahal - Henry Saint Clair Fredericks (born May 17, 1942), who uses the stage name Taj Mahal, is an American blues musician, a self-taught singer-songwriter and film composer who plays the guitar, piano, banjo, and harmonica, among many other instruments. He often incorporates elements of world music into his works and has done much to reshape the definition and scope of blues music over the course of his almost 50-year career by fusing it with nontraditional forms, including...

Duration:00:58:28