This Week in Blues History

Series produced by Steve Franz

Caption: Our distinctive logo comes from a rare poster for the 1977 Beale Street Music Festival.
Our distinctive logo comes from a rare poster for the 1977 Beale Street Music Festival. 

“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues.

From producer Steve Franz (Blues Unlimited) comes a new series, “This Week in Blues History,” spotlighting important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. Each evergreen segment will be three and a half minutes in length, and is designed as an engaging and informative “drop in” to your existing programming. Keyed to a specific week of the year, “This Week in Blues History” will grab the listener’s attention, and leave them wanting a little more!


52 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time, we profil...

  • Added: Sep 01, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time, we profil...

  • Added: Sep 01, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time, we profil...

  • Added: Aug 30, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time, we profil...

  • Added: Aug 28, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time, we profil...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time, we profil...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time, we profil...

  • Added: Aug 21, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time, we profil...

  • Added: Aug 18, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time, we profil...

  • Added: Jul 26, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. January 1953 was a b...

  • Added: Jul 21, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. January 1953 was a b...

  • Added: Jul 17, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. January 1953 was a b...

  • Added: Jul 14, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time we profile...

  • Added: May 15, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time we profile...

  • Added: Apr 28, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time we profile...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time we profile...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time we profile...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time we profile...

  • Added: Apr 20, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time we profile...

  • Added: Apr 19, 2018
  • Length: 03:29
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“This Week in Blues History” aims the spotlight on important recordings, artists, and events from the golden era of the blues. This time we profile...

  • Added: Apr 17, 2018
  • Length: 03:29