Podcast 

Peidmont Blūz Acoustic Duo- Living The Tradition

Published By: Lamont Jack Pearley on this episode, I have the wonderful honor to speak with Ben and Valerie Turner, the Husband and Wife team that makes up Peidmont Bluz Acoustic Duo. The Piedmont Bluz acoustic duo is dedicated to the preservation of Country Blues and the Piedmont style and their mission is to help keep this rural, east coast tradition alive by educating audiences about this unique aspect of African American culture through musical entertainment. The husband and wife duo are much loved wherever they go and feel that…

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Article 

Essay: The Origin of Blues Music – Its Connection to Africa and Its Influence on Other American Music Genres

Written By: Valerie Turner February 28th, 2017 The Origin of Blues Music – Its Connection to Africa and Its Influence on Other American Music Genres Many people associate the origin of Blues music with the Mississippi Delta in the late 1800s, just after the end of the Civil War. While this is basically true, we need to dig deeper to understand the true origin of this music. We need to return to the time when millions of Africans were brought to the New World against their will – these men…

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Radio 

Jack Dappa Blues Radio Wednesday Nov 30th

Published by Lamont Jack Pearley   06:00 pm Lord Have Mercy if You Please Curley Weaver Blues 06:00 pm Skin Game Blues Peg Leg Howell Blues 06:00 pm Chitlin’ Supper Peg Leg Howell & Jim Hill Blues 06:00 pm Doodle Hole Blues Charlie Lincoln Blues 06:00 pm Rainy Night Blues Gitfiddle Jim Blues 06:00 pm Mississippi Heavy Water Blues Barbecue Bob Blues 06:00 pm Jefferson Country Blues Sam Butler Blues 06:00 pm I Want You To Lead Me Sister O.M. Terrell Blues 06:00 pm I Be’s Troubled Muddy Waters Blues…

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Podcast 

JACK DAPPA BLUES INTERVIEW W/ JONTAVIOUS WILLIS

Published By Lamont Jack Pearley   On this episode I will be talking with Blues Sensation Jontavious Willis. This young man is the rebirth of real Roots Blues, and we will be discussing the regional styles of Blues such as Piedmont, Delta and the like…along with hearing some great Original Blues records that will allow you to feel the music we’re discussing.  

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