Crusin' The Minnesota Blues with Mr. Jack

Series produced by KKWE Niijii Radio

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This series of programs covers The Blues genre in its entirety, starting with music from the early 20th century through today. Host, Mr. Jack has been studying the history of blues for well over 30 years and has a large collection of Blues Music that he will be sharing with listeners as he adds some interesting historical facts behind the music, the artists and the songs. This Project focuses on Blues in Minensota.

This project is made possible by a grant from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.

Mr. Jack takes you on a journey- a virtual audio "road trip" to the many facets of the Blues Genre, including regional differences, history and where it is today. This is a great mix of music and education which any music enthusiast would enjoy.

2 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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George Carter Buford, Jr. known in the Blues world as Mojo Buford, a name he was awarded because of audiences in Minneapolis, MN who requested him ...

Bought by WNJR

  • Added: Oct 19, 2017
  • Length: 57:42
  • Purchases: 1
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Pat Hayes is a name that for a lot of Minnesota citizens, is just that, another name. However, if you mention the Lamont Cranston Band, you will se...

  • Added: Oct 19, 2017
  • Length: 55:37