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100% of door proceeds to benefit the youth programs of Tipitina's Foundation: The Tipitina's Internship Program & Sunday Music Workshops
Friday, October 9 - "Hellhound On My Trail": An Evening of Pre-War Blues (all songs from 1945 and earlier). Featuring Songs by Artists including Robert Johnson, Leadbelly, Louis Jordan, Jelly Roll Morton, Bo Carter, Mississippi John Hurt, Skip James, Blind Willie McTell, Big Bill Broonzy, and many more....
Saturday, October 10 - "Got My Mojo Workin'": An Evening of Post-War Blues (all songs from 1946-1964). Featuring Songs by Artists including Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, John Lee Hooker, T-Bone Walker, Albert King, Champion Jack Dupree, Lightnin' Hopkins, Earl King, Professor Longhair, and many more....
Check the website for Live Webcast! http://tipitinas.com/content/webcast/
I was hoping to go to one or both nights, but I'm sick! I might sit home and watch the webcast, myself.
Ohhhh man. We're going to see Nervous Turkey tonite down in Ybor. Shit. I would love to watch it. A lot of that era, and some artists mentioned, focused on jump blues. I like all blues but my favorite is jump. It's some fun shit. I might have to think about this. Tomorrow night's sounds good too but there's big, impotent football game on tomorrow night.
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ashley....Oh yes, a HUGE Radiators fan. In fact, they are my favorite band and I'm jonesin' that I couldn't make it to NOLA for these shows. I already have my tickets for the Nov shows in Ft Liqourdale!!