The Secret History of Chicago Music
This raw Mississippi bluesman made his only recordings—among them the classics “Bottle It Up and Go” and "Cross Cut Saw"—between 1939 and '42 in Chicago.
by Plastic Crimewave
February 7, 2013
Three generations of musicians play the songs and ponder the legend of the archetypal Delta bluesman.
by Phillip Mlynar
February 10, 2011
A tribute to prewar bluesmen Joe and Charlie McCoy will help buy headstones for their unmarked south-side graves.
by David Whiteis
September 30, 2010
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