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Blues Night

Chicago Blues

Duration: 52 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Yorkshire

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First transmitted in 1985, Harley Cokliss’ classic blues documentary includes performances by Muddy Waters, Junior Wells and Buddy Guy, and shows how the tough urban music of Chicago developed out of the original rural blues. Show less

Contributors

Participant:
Muddy Waters
Participant:
Junior Wells
Participant:
Buddy Guy
Participant:
J.B. Hutto
Participant:
Floyd Jones
Participant:
Dick Gregory

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