Lazy Lester Liane is joined by blues musician Lazy Lester from the studios of WDET in Detroit to talk about his latest CD. Lester, who's real name is Leslie Johnson, was a popular bluesman in the 1950's, but gave it up in the 60's. He came back in the 80's, playing concerts in Europe and Asia. In 1987, he won a W.C. Handy award for his album with the British blues band "Blues 'n' Trouble". "All Over You" is his first release in 10 years. ("Lazy Lester: All Over You" Antone's 10042) 12:12 NOTE: Due to Internet rights issues, this segment has been modified from its orginal broadcast form.
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Lazy Lester

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Lazy Lester

Lazy Lester

Lazy Lester

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Liane is joined by blues musician Lazy Lester from the studios of WDET in Detroit to talk about his latest CD. Lester, who's real name is Leslie Johnson, was a popular bluesman in the 1950's, but gave it up in the 60's. He came back in the 80's, playing concerts in Europe and Asia. In 1987, he won a W.C. Handy award for his album with the British blues band "Blues 'n' Trouble". "All Over You" is his first release in 10 years. ("Lazy Lester: All Over You" Antone's 10042) 12:12 NOTE: Due to Internet rights issues, this segment has been modified from its orginal broadcast form.