Blues Music Interviews
Listen Ben Harper And Charlie Musselwhite Get Muddy
Listen Vintage Trouble: Rock 'N' Roll Finds Its Soul
Watch Gary Clark Jr.: A Blues Wunderkind Grows Up, Breaks Out
October 25, 2012 – The guitarist's new LP comes after a decade-plus as a local sensation in his native Austin, Texas.
Listen Elliott Sharp: 'Blues Is A Feeling'
Listen Kid Koala: All Roads Lead To The Blues
Listen A Honky-Tonk Duo Takes The Piano Outdoors
Listen 'Ambassador' Guy Davis Takes Blues Around The Globe
April 19, 2012 – Davis performs in places untouched by the blues, from Greenland to the Galapagos Islands.
Listen Dr. John: A Rock Legend Gets Personal
Listen Catherine Russell: The Fresh Air In-Studio Concert
February 21, 2012 – The standards singer performs several tracks from her new solo album, Strictly Romancin'.
Listen Carolyn Wonderland: A Full 'Meal' Of Texas Blues
Listen Robert Johnson And Pablo Casals' Game-Changers Turn 75
November 23, 2011 – Two hugely important recordings, made by pivotal musicians, were made on the same day in 1936.
Listen Harmonica Blues With A 'Brand' New Beat
Listen Gip's Place: A Blues Lover's Dream
Listen Robert Johnson At 100, Still Dispelling Myths
Watch Alligator Records: Pushing Blues Forward For 40 Years
March 26, 2011 – Founder Bruce Iglauer tells Scott Simon about the history of his label and the future of blues.