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.

Genre: 
Composer ID: 
50e742e6e1c8e204c0dccaa9|50e742a4e1c8e204c0dcca8a

Pages

9:00am

Sat February 23, 2013
Marc on the Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: Aynsley Lister

Aynsley Lister Band playing in Bradley, Bilston, England, December 8, 2011
Credit Tim Ellis / Flickr - Creative Commons

English guitarist and singer/songwriter Aynsley Lister represents a new generation of English Blues.

Read more

9:00am

Sat February 16, 2013
Marc on the Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: Fats, Toni & The Chief

Eddy Clearwater at the Iron Horse Music Hall in Northampton, Massachusetts on April 20th 2008
Jeff Ziff Flickr - Creative Commons

A triple shot of some blues greats with Eddy ‘The Chief’ Clearwater, Toni Lynn Washington, and Hollywood Fats.

Read more
Tags: 

9:00am

Sat February 9, 2013
Marc On The Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: Memphis Minnie

Historical marker for Memphis Minnie in the New Hope M.B. Cemetery near Walls, MS
Thomas R Machnitzki Public Domain

Memphis Minnie was a truly significant figure of the early Blues. Though not as well-known as Bessie Smith, she deserves to be well remembered.

Read more
Tags: 

10:22am

Sat February 2, 2013
Marc on the Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: Son Seals

Blues guitarist Son Seals in Paris, France, October 1977
Lioneldecoster Wikimedia - Creative Commons

Son Seals was truly born into the Blues.

Read more
Tags: 

9:00am

Sat January 26, 2013
Marc On The Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: Ma Rainey

Gertrude Pridgett “Ma” Rainey
Public Domain

Known as 'The Mother of the Blues,' Ma Rainey was born Gertrude Pridgett in Columbus, Georgia, in 1886.

Read more
Tags: 

Pages