Nine O'Clock Blues

Saturday 9pm

The Nine O’clock Blues presents the Blues music that is the foundation of most all American music including Rock & Roll, Jazz, Rhythm & Blues, Soul, Country and more. 

Host Marc Applegate features Roots, Blues and Rhythm & Blues from all the decades of recorded music reaching back to the beginning with artists like Robert Johnson, Blind Lemon Jefferson and Charlie Patton while including the latest releases from a wide variety of contemporary artists.

Interested in checking out the Blues scene in Colorado? Here's a link to the Colorado Blues Society calendar.

There's always the annual Greeley Blues Jam if you need your Blues fix.

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9:00am

Sat April 20, 2013
marc on the blues

Hello Didgeridoo, I'd Like to Introduce the Blues

Harper
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What do you get when you mix Michigan with the Australian outback? You get Harper and Midwest Kind… and that equals some of the most distinctive music in the whole Blues world.

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9:00am

Sat April 13, 2013
marc on the blues

Nine O'clock Blues: What Color Are The Blues?

Champion Jack Dupree
Wikimedia - Creative Commons

A few years ago I saw a 9 or 10-year-old wearing a T-shirt that read “Blues Ain’t Black or White.” That raises the question whether Champion Jack Dupree would have agreed.

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9:00am

Sat April 6, 2013
Marc on the Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: The Cash Box Kings And Janiva Magness

Travis Koopman, an emeritus member of the Cash Box Kings, playing in Chicago October 2005
David & Delphine Brake Flickr - Creative Commons

Mix 1920s and 30s Delta Blues with the late 1940s and 50s Chicago sound and what do you get? The Cash Box Kings.

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9:33am

Sat March 30, 2013
Marc on the Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: Connecting 78rpm's With The Download Era

alexkerhead Flickr - Creative Commons

Many musicians delight in connecting themselves to the great artists of the past through chain links like: “I’d played with…who played with…and she played with…”

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9:00am

Sat March 23, 2013
Marc on the Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: Blues With An International Flavor

Ana Popovic at Rascals Live, Moline, IL March 15, 2013
Bobbi O Flickr - Creative Commons

The Blues is often thought of as all-American. However, there are more and more international artists who deserve recognition alongside the best the good old USA has to offer.

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