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 October 6, 2012
Marc On The Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: Meet Liz Mandville

Screencap from a Liz Mandeville performance at Blue Road
YouTube.com

Liz Mandville, used to be known as Liz Mandville Greeson. I haven’t been able to find out why the change, but it does suggest the plot of a Tammy Lynette song.

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9:00am

Sat September 29, 2012
Marc on the Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: Michael 'Iron Man' Burks

Reykjavik Blues Festival April 2012 - Third evening. Michael K. Burks tragically died May 6th, only a month after this memorable performance in Iceland
Olikristinn Creative Commons

Given Michael Burks' nickname, Iron Man, and the reason he got that nickname, intensely physical and extended performances, it is hard to come to grips with the fact that he has passed away, though only 54.

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9:00am

Sat September 22, 2012
Marc On The Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: Mighty Joe Young

Lionel Decoster Creative Commons

This week on The Nine O’clock Blues we’ll hear several tracks from Mighty Joe Young, who’s vocal and guitar style bridged the gap between the Chicago of Muddy Waters and James Cotton and the contemporary Blues scene.

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9:20am

Sat September 8, 2012
Marc On The Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: Second Generation Blues Voices

Shemekia Copeland
Sandrine Lee Concord Music Group

Second generation Blues artists have made a major impression on the genre.

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9:06am

Sat September 1, 2012
Marc On The Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: We're Going On A Blues Cruise

Alligator Records

Looking for a vacation no Blues fan could ever forget? How about the World’s only fully chartered Blues cruise?

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