Shake ‘em on down!

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February update: Shake ‘em on down!

Every Blues Disciple knows this tune.  Now, True Believers get exclusive access to rare recordings of this classic with stories behind the song – told by the legendary producer Dr David Evans, who participated in three of the 11 classic recordings of Shake ‘Em On Down you’ll hear. In addition to Ranie Burnett and Compton Jones, some of the other blues artists performing Shake ‘Em On Down are Big Joe Williams, Furry Lewis and Mississippi Fred McDowell.

True Believers Shake ‘Em On Down – Recorded 2-27-21 This exclusive True Believes podcast features 11 outstanding blues artists and 11 great performances of Shake ‘Em On Down to enjoy. These songs were recorded from 1937 – 1994. Our featured artists are: Bukka White, Compton Jones, Mississippi Fred McDowell, Big Joe Williams, Ranie Burnett, RL Burnside, Doctor Ross, Furry Lewis, Mississippi Fred McDowell, Napoleon Strickland, Robert Petway. We appreciate very much Dr David Evans for his time and assistance in producing this special podcast.