The Blues

Saturdays 10pm-midnight

The Blues on WPSU FM is in service to the preservation of American history, the history of music and the strength of humankind.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues Show as aired on July 11, 2015, and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The program features tracks by Dave Van Ronk, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, The Black Keys, Andre Williams & The Eldorados, George Thurgood,  Rev. Gary Davis, Afrissippi, Seasick Steve, Steve Ray Vaughn, Dan Zanes, Little Walter, Samuel James, Henry Butler, and more. 

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues Show as aired on July 4, 2015, and hosted by Max Spiegel.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues Show as aired on June 27, 2015, and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The show features tracks from Charlie Musselwhite, The White Stripes, Etta James, Taj Mahall, The Dead Weather, Shuggie Otis, Devil in a Woodpile, Willie Green, Willie Mabon, Joanna Carter, D.W. Ditty, Willie Dixon, Dave Van Ronk, Steve Cohan, Amy Winehouse, Nic Armstrong and The Thieves, Frank Zappa, Chirs Smithers, and more.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues Show as broadcast on June 13, 2015 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

Performances include tracks by The John Butler Trio, Taj Mahal, The Muppets,  Johnny and the MoTones, Dr. John, Keb’ Mo', Siegel-Schwall Band, Townes Van Zandt, Van Morrison with Lonnie Donegan, Otis Rush, Gregg Allman, and more.
 

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues Show as broadcast on June 6, 2015 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The program features performances by Jelly Roll Morton, Hazmat Modine, The Black Keys, North Mississippi Blues All-Stars, Pat Donahue, Frank Zappa, Lead Belly, Led Zepplin, Canned Heat, Nellie Florence, Cripple Clarence Lofton, The Kingston Trio, Willie Dixon, Bob Dylan, Henry Gray, Blind Willie McTell, Terry Evans and more.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues Show as broadcast on May 29, 2015 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The program features performances by Mose Allison, Nina Simone, Johnny Shines, The Beatles, Ry Cooder, Leon Redbone, Rev. Gary Davis, Mississippi John Hurt, Cody ChesnuTT, Lead Belly, Eric Bibb, John Coltrane, Sam Cooke, Professor Longhair, Buddy Guy, and more.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on May 2, 2015 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The program features performances by Cake, Bob Brozman, Nina Simone, Leon Redbone, Ry Cooder, Josh Ritter, Alabama Shakes, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Seasick Steve,Chuck Berry, The Bill Murray Experience, Blind Willies, Johnny Cash, Robert Johnson, B.B. King, Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues, Cedric Burnside & Lightnin’ Malcom, Buddy Moss, Big Bill Broonzy, Professor Longhair, Taj Mahal & Toumani Diabaté, Cody Chestnutt, Doc Watson, Sonny Boy Williamson, and more.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on April 11, 2015 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The program includes performances by Mississippi John Hurt, The White Stripes, Junior Wells, Mavis Staples, The Coasters, Bruce Cockburn, The Blues Brothers, Elizabeth Cotten, Ben Harper, Buddy Guy, Willie Lomax, Smith And Harper, Sweet Honey In The Rock, Louisiana Red, Memphis Minnie, Guy Davis, Tom Waits, Eddy "The Chief” Clearwater, Alabama Shakes, Big Joe Williams and more.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on April 4, 2015 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The program includes performances by Muddy Waters, Dan Auerbach, Reverend Gary Davis, Tab Benoit, Leo Kottke, Brownie McGhee, Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks, Buddy Guy, Alabama Shakes, Josh White, The Jimmy Rogers All-Stars, T-Bone Walker, Pyeng Threadgill, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Willie Nelson & Leon Russell, Clifton Chenier, Greg Brown and more.
 

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on February 28, 2015 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The program includes performances by The Black Keys, Victoria Williams, Andre Williams, Bob Brozman, R.L. Burnside, Clothesline Revival, Alabama Shakes, Idris Muhammad, Muddy Waters, Ry Cooder, Rory Block, Corey Harris & Henry Butler, John Hammond, Taj Mahal, Eric Clapton, James Brown, Jorma Kaukonen, Robert Johnson, Etta James and more

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on February 21, 2015 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The program features performance by Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee, Kris Kristofferson, Reverend Gary Davis, Robert Johnson, Otis Spann, Canned Heat, Maria Muldaur, Guitar Junior, J.J. Cale, Golden Gate Jubliee Quartet, Chris Thomas King, Doc Watson and Clarence Ashley, Jug Fusion, Muddy Waters, Johnny Winter & James Cotton, Sick Figures, Swamp Cabbage, Johnny Cash, Jean Ritchie & Paul Clayton, B.B. King, John Lee Hooker, Woodbrain, Benny Goodman, and more.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on February 14, 2015 and hosted by Max Spiegel.  It's a Valentine's Day special featuring music about crimes of passion.

In the first hour, hear tracks from Elizabeth Mansfield, Johnny Cash, The Yardbirds, Pete Seeger, Frank Zappa, Jerry Douglas, Merele Travis, Roy Book Binder, Jerry Reed, The Avett Brothers, and more

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on February 7, 2015 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on January 24, 2015 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

In the first hour, hear tracks from Blues Brothers, Leo Kottke & Mike Gordon, Professor Longhair, Hazmat Modine, Merle Travis, Lowell Fulson, Reverend Gary Davis, Good Rockin' Charles, Steve Riley, Siegel-Schwall Band, Otis Spann, Canned Heat, John Lee Hooker, Bill Broonzy and The Black Keys.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on January 17, 2015 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The show includes tracks from, Parliament, Jimmy Rogers, Ken Whiteley, Lowell Fulson, Merle Travis, The Black Keys, Doc and Merle Watson, Van Morrison, Lonnie Donegan & Chris Barber, Lead Belly,  Willie Lomax Blues Revue, Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters, J.J. Cale, The Beatles, Bob Dylan,  Little Milton Feat. Susan Tedeschi,  Junior Wells and the Aces, Johnny Cash, Champion Jack Dupree, John Lee Hooker, Buddy Guy, Fred Below, B.B. King, Clothesline Revival, and more.

An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on January 10, 2015 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The first hour features tracks from Jeff Beck, Taj Mahal, Bob Dylan. G. Love and Special Sauce, Pacific Gas and Electric, Muddy Waters, Brownie McGhee, Ry Cooder, The Modern Lovers, Merle Travis & Joe Maphis, The Siegel-Schwall Band, Harmonica Frank Floyd, Supersuckers, The Felice Brothers, Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet, Hazmat Modine, Albert Niland, and David Bromberg.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on January 3, 2015 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The first hour features tracks by Quincy Jones, Johnny Cash, Taj Mahal, Bob Dylan, Corey Harris, Leo Kottke & Mike Gordon, The A, B, C & D Of Boogie Woogie, Al King, Nick Drake, Professor Longhair, Bob Brozman, Gil Scott-Heron, John Lee Hooker, John Hammond, Sr., Arthur Gunter, Linsey Alexander,  Dave Van Ronk, Roosevelt "the Honeydripper" Sykes, Doc & Merle Watson, and The Mothers of Invention.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on December 20, 2014 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The first hour features tracks by Hazmat Modine, The Black Keys, The Persuasions, Bo Diddley, Doc Watson, Muddy Waters, Moby, North Mississippi All-Stars, Mississippi John Hurt, R.L. Burnside, Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues, The White Stripes, and Josh White.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on December 13 2014 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The first hour features tracks by Doc Watson, Alabama Shakes, Mississippi John Hurt, Blues Brothers, Leon Redbone, Frank Zappa. Reverend Gary Davis, Buddy Guy, Reverend Horton Heat, Greg Brown, Mississippi Fred McDowell, Taj Mahal, Little Charlie & The Nightcats, and Parliament.  

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on December 6, 2014 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The first hour features tracks by Jack Johnson, The Black Keys, Catfish Keith. Sly & The Family Stone, Doc Watson, Dan Auerbach, Asa Martin, Frank Zappa, John Lee Hooker, Golden Gate Jubilee Quartet, Bob Marley and the Wailers, Scott Ainslie, Peter Parcek, John Lee Hooker, and Jon Cleary.

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