Etta James http://www.kunc.org en Remembering Etta James On The Nine O'Clock Blues http://www.kunc.org/post/remembering-etta-james-nine-oclock-blues <p>Join me this evening for the Nine O&rsquo;Clock Blues as we pay tribute to Etta James, who passed away yesterday after an extended illness.</p><p> Sat, 21 Jan 2012 18:51:38 +0000 Marc Applegate 21160 at http://www.kunc.org Remembering Etta James On The Nine O'Clock Blues Remembering The Music Of The Matriarch Of The Blues http://www.kunc.org/post/remembering-music-matriarch-blues <p>Etta James, the legendary singer regarded as the &#39;Matriarch of the Blues&#39;, passed away on Friday, January 20th. She was 73 and leaves behind an incredible legacy of instantly recognizable performances.</p><p> Fri, 20 Jan 2012 17:58:55 +0000 Jim Hill 21114 at http://www.kunc.org Remembering The Music Of The Matriarch Of The Blues Singer Etta James Has Died http://www.kunc.org/post/singer-etta-james-has-died NPR confirms, and <a href="http://www.cnn.com/2012/01/20/showbiz/etta-james-obit/index.html?on.cnn=1" target="_blank">CNN reports that</a>:<p><blockquote><p>"Etta James, whose assertive, earthy voice lit up such hits as <em>The Wallflower</em>, <em>Something's Got a Hold on Me</em>, and the wedding favorite <em>At Last</em>, has died, according to her longtime friend and manager, Lupe De Leon. Fri, 20 Jan 2012 16:50:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 21109 at http://www.kunc.org Singer Etta James Has Died