Concert Vault
  1. Blues Shuggie Otis Lights Up Newport '70 Blues: Shuggie Otis Lights Up Newport '70 Newport Jazz Festival | Jul 12, 1970

    This concert at George Wein's annual bash features the 16-year-old guitar sensation and son of R&B pioneer Johnny Otis.

  2. Blues John Hammond's Barrelhouse Boogie Blues: John Hammond's Barrelhouse Boogie Ash Grove | Jun 6, 1969

    The blues scholar is deep into a Delta bag on "Steady Rollin' Man" and summons up John Lee Hooker on "Boogie Chillen" in this 1969 set.

  3. Blues Barbara Dane at the Ash Grove, '67 Blues: Barbara Dane at the Ash Grove, '67 Ash Grove | Jul 1, 1967

    The folk-blues singer and political activist unleashes her robust pipes on "Betty and Dupree," "My Daddy Rocks Me" and "Masters of War."

  4. Blues Buckwheat Zydeco Has a Squeezebox Blues: Buckwheat Zydeco Has a Squeezebox Tramps | Feb 24, 1996

    The accordian king from Lafayette, Louisiana, who turns 67 today, plays "Rock Me Baby," "Fannie Mae" and "Beast of Burden" in this 1996 set.

  5. Blues Bukka White at the Ash Grove, '67 Blues: Bukka White at the Ash Grove, '67 Bukka White playlist

    B.B. King's first cousin, who was born on this day in 1909, performs Delta anthems like "Shake "Em on Down" and "Fixin' to Die Blues."

  6. Blues Video: Susan Tedeschi at Newport '07 Blues: Video: Susan Tedeschi at Newport '07 Newport Jazz Festival | Aug 12, 2007 watch video

    The soulful singer-guitarist exercises her gospel-tinged pipes on a rousing version of her blues shuffle "Feeling Music Brings."

  7. Blues Sam Chatmon at the Ash Grove Blues: Sam Chatmon at the Ash Grove Ash Grove | Aug 24, 1967

    The Delta bluesman, a charter member of the Mississippi Sheiks, plays "Sittin' On Top of the World" and "Bumble Bee Blues" in this 1967 set.