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 […]
Published By Lamont Jack Pearley On This Episode of Jack Dappa Blues I talk with DeWayne Moore, Director of The Mt. Zion Memorial Fund and avid researcher of African American History and Blues roots heritage
Published By Lamont Jack Pearley “Talking Bout The Blues With” is a documentary series which presents the Oral history of The Blues and African American history told by the Bluesman themselves. On this Episode, Guy Davis – Double K in Beat street, and son of Legendary Actors/Directors/ Activists Ossie Davis and Ruby – discusses the […]
Published By Lamont Jack Pearley Some time ago, I wrote an article called “Can The Blues be Traced to The Lost Tribes“. I raised the point of many similarities between African American and the Hebrews that were slaves to the Egyptians, Babylonians, Romans…etc.
By Publisher: Lamont Jack Pearley We all have our feelings and thought on what the Blues are. We all know where it came from, and most of us don’t mind having that dialog. Others really don’t like discussing the conditions that spawned if you will, Blues Music, Negro Spirituals, Prison Songs and Work songs. […]