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 August 29, 2015, and hosted by Max Spiegel.

In the first hour, hear performances by T-Bone Walker, The Ramones, Sugar Boy Crawford, Champion Jack Dupree, The White Stripes, Jimi Hendrix, Woody Guthrie with Cisco Huston and Lead Belly, Uncle Tupelo, Jessie Fuller and more

In the second hour, hear tracks by Rev. Gary Davis, Lonnie Donegan, Dave Van Ronk, George Alberts, Luther Johnson Jr., Bukka White, Cream, The Grateful Dead, John Lee Hooker, Big Joe Turner, and more.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues Show as aired on August 22, 2015, and hosted by Max Spiegel along with special guest Devon Georgio.

In the first hour, hear tracks by Hazmat Modine, Alabama Shakes, Victoria Williams, Ben Harper, Cory Harris, Frank Zappa, The Stranglers, Willie Dixon, Buddy Guy and more.

In the second hour, hear Rev. Gary Davis, Eric Gales, The Vipers, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Bukka White, Sammy Davis Jr., John Prine, Roger Miller and more.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues Show as aired on August 15, 2015, and hosted by Max Spiegel.

In the first hour, hear tracks by Canned Heat, Chris Smithers, Clothesline Revival, Eric Clapton, Catfish Keith, Billy Boy Arnold, Native Stars, Robert Lee McCoy, J. J. Cale and more.

In the second hour, hear Jimmy Reed, Chris Thomas King, The Persuasions, Greg Brown, Rory Block, Johnny Johnson, Magic Sam, Leonard Cohen, Otis Redding, and more.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues Show as aired on August 8, 2015, and hosted by Max Spiegel.

In the first hour, hear tracks by Leo Kottke, The Little Walter Trio, Hightide Harris and Gary Smith, Roy Bookbinder, Eddie Taylor Jr., The Nighthawks, The Black Keys, Magic Sam, Doc Watson, and more.

In the second hour, hear Guy Clark, Todd Snyder, Albert King, Willie Dixon, Chris Thomas King, The Memphis Jug Band, Frank Zappa, Brad Vickers and more.
 

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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. 

Pinetop Perkins performing at the Riverwalk Blues Festival in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, October 1, 2006Credit Carl Lender / Creative CommonsEdit | Remove

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.

Masahiro Sumori / Creative Commons

An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on November 29, 2014 and hosted by Adam McMillan.

The first hour features tracks by Chuck Berry, Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite, The Bellfuries. Bill Withers, Scott H Biram, Mississippi John Hurt, Ray LaMontagne and the Pariah Dogs. Etta James, Billy Boy Arnold, Dirty Dozen Brass Band featuring Bettye Lavette
Robert Randolph & the Family Band, Jim White, ZZ Top, The Staple Singers, The Southern Wonders Quartet, and Pete Molinari

Public Domain

An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on November 22, 2014 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The first hour features tracks by The Persuasions, Canned Heat, Lead Belly, The Four Blazes, Charles Williams, The Black Keys, Mississippi Fred McDowell, Reggie Hall, Taj Mahal, The Dixon Brothers, Frank Frost, J.J. Cale and more.

In the second hour, hear Mississippi John Hurt, Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup, Levon Helm, Doc Watson, Leon Redbone, Bobby Charles, Otis Spann, Luther Allison, Muddy Waters, The Chamber Brothers and more.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on November 15, 2014 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The first hour features tracks by The Persuasions, The Black Keys, Michele Lanchester & Sweet Honey In the Rock, Jackson Browne, Robert Petway, Bob Brozman, Joseph Spence & The Pinder Family, Harry Connick Jr.,Hazmat Modine, Bob Dylan, The White Stripes, Dave Van Ronk, and Chris Smither.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on November 8, 2014 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The first hour features tracks by Ed Young & Lonnie Young, Sr., R.L. Burnside, Merle Travis, Magic Sam, Conor Oberst, Corky Siegel, Robert Johnson,  Screamin' Jay Hawkins, The Black Keys,  Etta James, John Lee Hooker, Hazmat Modine, J.J. Cale, Jerry Lee Lewis, and more.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on November 1, 2014 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The first hour features tracks from Dan Auerbach, Dave Van Ronk, Hazmat Modine, Brownie McGhee, North Mississippi Allstars, Merle Travis,  Ray Charles, Eric Clapton, Frank Zappa, Etta James, Blues Brothers, Jimmy “Duck” Holmes, Bela Fleck, W.C. Clark and Bob Dylan.

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An archive recording of the WPSU Blues show as broadcast on October 25, 2014 and hosted by Max Spiegel.

The first hour features tracks from The Black Keys, Guy Van Duser, Jimmy Witherspoon, Tom Waits, Muddy Waters, Richard Ray Farrell, Dave Van Ronk, Al King, Frank Zappa, Big Bill Broonzy, and Rory Gallagher.

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