Podcast 

Why it’s important to preserve and document family history w/ Jontavios Willis

On this segment of the Jack Dappa Blues Radio show, Jontavious Willis, Blues Musician and historian, shares with me the reason he produced an interview series featuring his grandparents at their home in Greenville, GA. We discover the history of his family, the conditions of Black Life in America and the stories that accompany our legacy should be passed down from Generation to Generation.   Press – http://www.thecountryblues.com/artist-reviews/jontavious-willis-2/

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Jim Alexander documenting African American Culture

On this episode I talk to Photographer Jim Alexander who was born to contractor David Alexander and Frances James Alexander on August 7, 1935 in Waldwick, New Jersey. In 1968 Alexander began to document the local and national response to the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Earning a reputation as a documentary photographer, and has been documenting African American Life, Culture and heritage ever since…..and that includes THE BLUES!!  

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Mr Tony Bryant – JACK DAPPA BLUES RADIO

On this part 1 of a 2 part series, I have the honor to speak with 4th generation Georgia Bluesman Tony Bryant! Tony Bryant represents four generations of family Georgia Blues going back to the turn of the 20th century. His sound is a time capsule back to the birth of the blues and bottleneck slide when music was a expression of the lives of his people.”Blues by Blood” is one of the most authentic acoustic blues field recordings in decades. This recording is not from the past. It’s from…

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Jack Dappa Blues Radio April 5th

Jack Dappa Blues Radio       Time ∧ Title Artist Album Label Genre 05:00 pm Jack Dappa Blues Billy Jones Bluez Talking Bout The Blues Blues 05:00 pm Country Blues(Number One) Muddy Waters Plantation Recordings Blues 06:00 pm Louisiana Blues Muddy Waters Chess Box Blues 06:00 pm Ball and Chain Blues Memphis Minnie Blues 06:00 pm Minnie’s Lonesome Song Memphis Minnie Blues 06:00 pm Mannish Boy Muddy Waters Blues 06:00 pm Ramblin’ Blues Big Maybelle Blues 06:00 pm Down The Big Road Blues Mattie Delaney Blues 06:00 pm The…

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