Week beginning: Sunday 24th January 2021
We all love the 'Blues' the latest music, back into the 70's and 80's and back to where it all began. In a nutshell, the very best in Blues .. We're on a mission to ensure that the music from back in the 1920's/30's, and the wonderful artists of the earliest days, are never forgotten, nor are they allowed to disappear into obscurity. Join us as we go 'Backtracking to the Delta' and beyond, up to the present day, making all the stops along the way. .. with a side order of Soul .... Hopefully, W C Handy, would have approved .... Enjoy the very best of the Blues ..
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  Whiskey Blues
  The lady sings the Blues
  The Legends
  Wednesday special production
  Listen to the Blues Talking
  Backtracking to the Delta
  Sawmill gravy Blues
  Jazz in Shades of Blue
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Backtracking to the Delta
Every Friday we go Backtracking to the Delta. Back to where it all began. Showcasing the artists from the 1920's through the 30's and up to the early 60's.
Listen to the Blues Talking
As much as we're featuring the Delta artists from way back in time. We also love to bring you the the latest Blues. So here, every Thursday, we're going backtracking in time, up to the present day, making all the stops along the way.
Syndicating the Blues Worldwide
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Coming next from the Sawmill ...
Mississippi blues
Featuring a selected blues artist from way back down to the Delta. Back to where it all began ...
The Legends - Track of the week
Ida Cox (born Ida M. Prather, February 26, 1888 or 1896 – November 10, 1967was an American singer and vaudeville performer, best known for her blues performances and recordings. She was billed as "The Uncrowned Queen of the Blues. Her commanding stage presence and expressive delivery earned Cox star billing, and by the early 1920s she was regarded as one of the finest solo acts.
Ida Cox - Any womans blues
Sawmill Gravy Blues - Featuring
Elmore James(January 27, 1918 – May 24, 1963) was an American blues guitarist, singer, songwriter and bandleader. He was known as 'King of the Slide Guitar' and was noted for his use of loud amplification and his stirring voice. He began making music at the age of 12, using a simple one-string instrument (diddley bow, or jitterbug) strung on a shack wall. As a teen he performed as under the names Cleanhead and Joe Willie James.
Featured special production
Dire Straits, Telegraph Road .... Never fails to make me cry, so emotive, so beautiful. Inspired by a bus trip taken by Mark Knopfler, the lyrics narrate a tale of changing land development over a span of many decades along The Telegraph Road. In the latter verses, Mark focuses on one man's personal struggle with unemployment after the city built around the telegraph road has become uninhabited and barren just as it began.
Every Wednesday Coming next ... Bessie Smith
The lady sings the Blues ...Featuring those legendary artists from back to where it all began .. Just listen to the emotion and the bluest, blue in these tracks ... Ride the 'Blue Time Machine' with us . Just soak up the tracks that take you way back in time. Indeed, Back to where it all began .... but, you may be sure, we won't be forgetting the lady's of today. Far too good to miss.
This week: .. Clara Smith - Steamboat man blues

Muddy Waters - Rolling Stone - Catfish Blues
Next week: Sister Rosetta Tharpe - This Train