Vaudeville Women

July 13, 2021Episode 5 Vaudeville Women This podcast provides 10 performances of early blues songs performed by excellent group of Blues Legends: Ma Rainey, Gertrude Perkins, Sara Martin and Bessie Smith. Thanks to Dr Downhome for sharing his library with us. Blues...

Women Wailers – Country Gals

Dr Downhome’s Blues Podcast #4 – Women Wailers – Country Gals – Recorded 1-10-21 This podcast provides 9 performances of blues songs performed by excellent musical artists Nellie Florence, Rosie Mae Moore, Lucille Bogan, Jennie Mae Clayton, Mattie Delaney, Geechie...

Dr Downhome’s Blues Podcast #3

Dr Downhome’s Blues Podcast #3 – Seven Super Singers – Recorded 12-9-20 This podcast provides 7 performances of blues songs performed by excellent musical artists Pops and Mavis Staple, Elmore James, Napoleon Hariston, Howlin’ Wolf, Sleepy John Estes, Texas...

ABOUT DR. DOWNHOME’S BLUES

Steeped in the rhythm and blues offerings of Atlanta radio station WAOK from the seventh grade through high school, I was hungry for its roots.  The catalyst that was Sam Charters’ The Country Blues book and album led to possession of “Introducing Memphis...

Dr Downhome’s Blues Podcast #1

Dr Downhome’s Blues Podcast #1 – Recorded 10-3-20 This podcast provides 10 performances of gospel and blues songs performed by excellent musical artists Eddie Hand and Family, Charley & Bertha Lee Patton, Reverend Gary Davis, Robert Wilkins, Rubin Lacey, Hi Henry...