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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.

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