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12:13 pm
Wed December 4, 2013

1920's Blues Special on 12/14/13 show

On Saturday night, 12/14/13, at 11pm, join us for an hour special featuring early blues music recorded in the 1920's, plus an interview with blues expert John Tefteller who recently purchased a rare 78rpm by Tommy Johnson for over $37,000.  He'll touch on record collecting, storage, other rare releases as well as King Records.  We'll also include songs in the last set from a double-album set released by Shake It Records called "Play It Like You Did Back to George St: An Anthology of Cincinnati Blues 1924-1936.

Rare 78 rpm recorded by Tommy Johnson in 1930 and purchased by John Tefteller in September, 2013 on Ebay for $37,100.  Photo is from the collection of John Tefteller and Blues Images www.bluesimages.com.  Used with permission.
Rare 78 rpm recorded by Tommy Johnson in 1930 and purchased by John Tefteller in September, 2013 on Ebay for $37,100. Photo is from the collection of John Tefteller and Blues Images www.bluesimages.com. Used with permission.

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