Programme Index

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Blues Night

Chicago Blues

Duration: 52 minutes

on BBC Two Yorkshire

Available for over a year

First transmitted in 1985, performances by Muddy Waters, Junior Wells and Buddy Guy showcase the tough urban music of Chicago. Show more

Contributors

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

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Blues Night

Blues Medley

Duration: 26 minutes

on BBC Two Yorkshire

Available for over a year

First transmitted in 1985, this medley of the blues features Fred McDowell, Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhee, Lead Belly and Billie Holiday. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Fred McDowell
Participant:
Thomas Dorsey
Participant:
Sonny Terry
Participant:
Brownie McGhee
Participant:
Billie Holiday
Participant:
Lead Belly

Regional Variations (2)

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Blues Night

Big Bill Blues

Duration: 23 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Available for over a year

First transmitted in 1985, Big Bill Broonzy sings and plays the blues in a Belgian nightclub. Show more

BBC Two Yorkshire

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