Gary Clark Jr http://www.kunc.org en Gary Clark Jr. On World Cafe http://www.kunc.org/post/gary-clark-jr-world-cafe <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/163234873/gary-clark-jr" target="_blank">Gary Clark Jr.</a>'s new album <em>Blak and Blue</em> is his major-label debut, but the blues guitarist is hardly a newcomer. Clark made his first album at 17, and by then he'd already spent several years hanging out in the blues clubs of Austin, Texas.<p>One place in particular had a big influence on his growth as a player: Antone's Blues Club. Fri, 14 Dec 2012 22:01:00 +0000 37677 at http://www.kunc.org Gary Clark Jr. On World Cafe What To Read This Week: Four Parts Taylor Swift, One Part Free Jazz Edition http://www.kunc.org/post/what-read-week-four-parts-taylor-swift-one-part-free-jazz-edition This week, we learned how the TV show <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/therecord/2012/10/25/163642602/nashville-duets-voices-in-harmony-and-conflict" target="_blank">Nashville</a> fits into the long tradition of the country duet, why <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/therecord/2012/10/24/163542504/two-women-meshell-ndegeocellos-praise-song-to-nina-simone" target="_blank">Meshell Ndegeocello covering Nina Simone</a> makes all the sense in the world, and how <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/10/25/163637714/gary-clark-jr-a-blues-wunderkind-grows-up-breaks-out" target="_blank">Gary Clark, Jr.</a> Sat, 27 Oct 2012 18:05:00 +0000 35630 at http://www.kunc.org What To Read This Week: Four Parts Taylor Swift, One Part Free Jazz Edition Gary Clark Jr.: A Blues Wunderkind Grows Up, Breaks Out http://www.kunc.org/post/gary-clark-jr-blues-wunderkind-grows-breaks-out <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CFjMeOnqAPI</p> Thu, 25 Oct 2012 20:46:00 +0000 NPR Staff 35564 at http://www.kunc.org Gary Clark Jr.: A Blues Wunderkind Grows Up, Breaks Out